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December 19, 2018 - 7:49 am
December 15 and 16 Special Edition Dawn Webster P.A. and asst. Medical Director Med Express, Pittsburgh, staying healthy this holiday season, Kathleen Smith, is Regent of Shawnee Fort Chapter of the Daughters of American Revolution. She joins us to talk about historic preservation they are involved...
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December 19, 2018 - 6:24 am
The Wilkes Barre Scranton Penguins are home tonight and you'll hear the game on WILK. If you are going to the game, you'll have the first opportunity to go thru the new stand up metal detectors installed at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza . The second phase of new security goes into effect...
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December 14, 2018 - 4:41 pm
AP- Family members of a Pennsylvania woman who survived being severely bitten by a black bear say she's crediting her Chihuahua mix dog named Bear with helping save her life. Hospital officials said Friday that 51-year-old Melinda LeBarron was in critical condition, nearly two days after the attack...
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December 13, 2018 - 5:21 pm
Governor Tom Wolf is reminding Pennsylvanians that the deadline to enroll in 2019 individual health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is Saturday, December 15. “Whether you’re generally healthy, have significant health needs, or experience an unexpected illness or injury,...
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December 12, 2018 - 4:28 pm
Governor Tom Wolf today announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) approved his request to declare a disaster in Bradford, Columbia, Northumberland, Schuylkill and Susquehanna counties after significant flood damage to homes and businesses was sustained from severe storms between...
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December 11, 2018 - 5:27 pm
LANCASTER – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today released a special report calling for action to reduce Medicaid prescription costs by increasing the transparency of how pharmacy benefit managers do business. “Prescription drug costs continue to rise, despite the wave of less-expensive, generic...
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December 11, 2018 - 12:27 pm
A small plane landed on a road in the Roaring Brook Township area of Lackawanna County just before 10am. There are were no reports of any injuries and no word what brought about the emergency landing. Crews are still on the scene which is about a mile from Rt 690 on OHara road.
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December 11, 2018 - 9:19 am
Wilkes Barre fire crews have been on the scene of a working fire on South Meade Street since just after 7:30am. There have been no reports of any injuries but there is heavy damage to the structure. fire crews from neighboring areas were called in to assist.
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December 11, 2018 - 8:49 am
Police in Hazleton remind residents don't let anyone in your home you don't know. Police were called to a home in the 500 block of Muir Avenue Monday afternoon. The homeowner told them a man came to the door saying he was from the water company and needed to test the water. Once inside the man took...
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December 10, 2018 - 11:38 am
Three people died in an early morning fire in Hanover Township. According to the coroner's office John and Julia Crossley both 27 and 2 year old Riley Ferrera died in the home on Little Street. The call came in just before 3am. A man in the home told police he woke to fire in the kitchen area. A...
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