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Traffic flows through an entrance to the Pennsylvania Turnpike, whose union is on strike, November 24, 2004 in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania.
Photo by William Thomas Cain/Getty Images
WILK NEWSROOM
July 22, 2020 - 5:18 am
Pennsylvania Turnpike officials have announced yet another toll increase of 6-percent beginning early next year as well as a new 45 percent surcharge for non-EZ-Pass users whose tolls are assessed by mail based on their license plates.
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Wilkes Barre City Hall
WILK NEWSROOM
July 22, 2020 - 5:10 am
It's called an AeroClave Decontamination System and after months of waiting it's finally arrived in the City of Wilkes Barre.
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WILK News Room
WILK NEWSROOM
July 21, 2020 - 5:09 pm
Officials from the Bloomsburg Fair addressed the "Dunk Tank" controversy. Watch the news conference here.
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Stormwater fee is the topic
WILK NEWSROOM
July 21, 2020 - 5:30 am
Penn Place in Wilkes Barre expected to open today after a judge who was there last week tested positive for COVID-19. The Luzerne County is open but extensive cleaning was done after a sheriff's deputy tested positive.
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Lake Scranton path closure
WILK NEWSROOM
July 21, 2020 - 5:24 am
Pennsylvania American Water will once again close a portion of the Lake Scranton walking path due to increased truck traffic.
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Frank Andrews Show
Frank Andrews
July 20, 2020 - 5:44 pm
Justin Correll called into the Frank Andrews Show to weigh in on the Bloomsburg Fair controversy. Justin is the Mayor of Laurel Run Borough, a co-founder of the NEPA Pride Project, and a board member of Rainbow Alliance Northeastern Pennsylvania.
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WILK News Room
WILK NEWSROOM
July 20, 2020 - 3:35 pm
The Bloomsburg Fair is facing backlash after a social media post showed a man wearing a dress, in a dunk tank. The post said “Dr. Levine? Thank you. You were a hit and raised a lot of money for the local fire companies." The post was deleted, but the controversy rages.
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WILK's Special Edition
July 20, 2020 - 6:45 am
July 18 and 19 Dom Perini of Jessup Hose Company #2 talks to Webster about the Midway Food Festival which is being held at the hose company grounds, 333 Hill Street in Jessup July 14 to 19. Barbara Stemple gets back to her hair stylist business by keeping customers and herself safe, Wilkes Barre...
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