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January 09, 2019 - 4:19 pm
Governor Tom Wolf was joined by state and national It’s On Us initiative leaders to announce nearly $1 million in grant to combat campus sexual assault at 38 colleges and universities. The governor is a steadfast supporter of campus safety and nearly three years ago established It’s On Us PA, the...
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January 09, 2019 - 5:26 am
Scranton Police are asking for your help in two incidents. One is a hit and run that happened early yesterday morning at Orchard St and Pittston Ave. The vehicle involved will have damage on the driver side front. The other happened last Thursday. A person was struck by a vehicle near 10th and...
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January 08, 2019 - 11:46 am
A 40 year old Hazleton man is now facing several felony counts after roosters were discovered in a box at the Hazleton post office being shipped to Puerto Rico. Luzerne County SPCA officers were called early in December when the animals were heard crowing. Upon investigation it was determined the...
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Hazleton Police
January 08, 2019 - 11:15 am
The arrest of the above individuals, on January 7, 2019, at approximately 1430 hours by the Hazleton City Police Crime Detectives Division and the Luzerne County Detectives Division after the culmination of an investigation into Child Abuse, which led to two felony arrests and one misdemeanor...
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January 08, 2019 - 8:27 am
PennDOT reminds you that beginning today the Wilkes-Barre Driver License Center will be closed for renovations and will reopen for both photo services and driver licensing services on Thursday, January 24. Customers with a scheduled driving skills test during the renovations will take their test at...
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January 07, 2019 - 5:51 pm
Harrisburg, PA – With a period of snow, sleet and freezing rain expected across the state through Thursday, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is imposing restrictions on certain trucks and other vehicles and limiting speed limits and urging motorists to prepare their vehicles...
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January 07, 2019 - 11:57 am
US Congressman Dan Meuser (R-9th) with WILK's Jason Barsky talks about building "the wall".
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Scranton Police
January 07, 2019 - 11:48 am
$ CASH REWARD $ For information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect responsible for the Armed ROBBERY of the United Check Cashing Store located at 741 Oak Street- 29 December 2018, Scranton. Scranton Detectives are looking for a suspect involved in a violent robbery of United Check...
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January 07, 2019 - 8:18 am
PennDOT crews will be doing emergency bridge repair on Monday, January 7 on Interstate 81 South between Exit 168 and 165 in Luzerne county. Work will take place between 9 AM and 3 PM. There will be a single lane closure. AND......... In addition to the lane closure on Interstate 81 South, there...
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January 07, 2019 - 6:15 am
Special Edition January 5 and 6 2019 US Attorney for the Middle District of PA, David Freed has information about Project Safe Neighborhood, his long battle in the war against illegal drugs from the side of a prosecutor and tells us what you can do if you are a victim of sexual harassment in public...
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