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WILK NEWSROOM
September 24, 2020 - 2:56 pm
U-S Attorney David Freed has released more information about the ongoing investigation into reports of potential issues with a small number of mail-in ballots at the Luzerne County Board of Elections.
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COLUMBUS, OH - JULY 31: Customers enjoy a last round of drinks at a bar in the Short North District on July 31, 2020 in Columbus, Ohio.
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AP Newsroom
September 24, 2020 - 5:21 am
A bill to loosen pandemic restrictions on bars and restaurants is on its way to the Pennsylvania governor, who has threatened to veto it.
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: Fans of the Lincoln North Star Navigators watch the action against the Hastings Tigers from the stands at Seacrest Field on August 21, 2020 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)
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AP Newsroom
September 24, 2020 - 5:14 am
Some Pennsylvania school districts are permitting more fans in the stands in the wake of a federal judge's ruling that tossed statewide pandemic limits on crowd size.
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WILK News Room
WILK NEWSROOM
September 23, 2020 - 5:25 pm
Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced state charges against 20 inmates and accomplices in three state prisons in central and eastern Pennsylvania. These arrests are linked to at least two existing rings, or organized groups of inmates and outside accomplices who conspired to provide false...
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The Frank Andrews Show
Frank Andrews
September 23, 2020 - 3:22 pm
NBC's Today Show aired a story about the affect the pandemic has had on local business in Scranton.
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WILK NEWSROOM
September 23, 2020 - 5:31 am
With the power of shared stories and experiences from artists, athletes, and health professionals we ask you to join us for a special two hour event tonight from 6-8pm on WILK.
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Jason Barsky
September 22, 2020 - 5:01 pm
Tuesday, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf received some bad news in Pittsburgh. The same federal judge, who previously invalidated key parts of the Wolf administration response to the COVID19 pandemic, declined to stay his own ruling. In his ruling, U.S. District Judge William Stickman IV ruled that the...
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WILK Breaking News
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WILK NEWSROOM
September 21, 2020 - 5:27 am
A small single engine plane on its way to land at the Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport, came down on a street in one part of Lackawanna County.
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WILK NEWSROOM
September 21, 2020 - 5:08 am
Operation Nighthawk was in full operation Friday and Saturday nights across NEPA. The DUI enforcement involved PA State Police and more than 75 muicipal police departments.
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Thomas Evans Charged with Homicide in Death of Tara Evans
Scranton Police Department
WILK NEWSROOM
September 18, 2020 - 10:04 am
Thomas Evans has been charged by Scranton Police with a charged of homicide in the death of his wife Tara Evans.
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