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February 04, 2019 - 11:17 am
PA Family Support Alliance has a program to nominate PA Blue Ribbon champions for Safe Kids. Angela Liddle President and CEO has the details with WILK's Jason Barsky.
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hazleton police
February 04, 2019 - 5:20 am
On February 3, 2019, at approximately 0138 hours, in the area of Wyoming and Green Streets a witness notified Hazelton Police Department directly stating a male later identified as 21 year old Juan Jesus Rosario pulled a gun on him in the area. HPD Officers notified County Communications of the...
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January 30, 2019 - 5:46 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf has proposed to raise Pennsylvania’s minimum wage to $12 an hour. The boost in pay for one million workers would enable tens of thousands of people to work their way off of public assistance, saving taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars and growing the economy...
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Scranton police
January 30, 2019 - 6:11 am
Scranton Police have arrested two people in connection with a violent armed robbery/home invasion in the city. It happened Sunday night at a home on Hawthorne Street. Police say the victim sustained gunshot wounds to the face and lower hip. Chelsea Gillette and Devante Graham are now behind bars.
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January 28, 2019 - 5:32 pm
Travelers Urged to be Vigilant, Monitor Weather Conditions in Advance of Precipitation and Extreme Cold Certain Vehicles will be Restricted on Northeast, Eastern Interstates Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is advising motorists to closely monitor weather...
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January 28, 2019 - 8:55 am
Special Edition January 26 and 27 A new program at Griffin Pond Animal Shelter gives “Dogs a Day Out”. Early spring or more winter? The Punxsutawney Groundhog Club is getting ready to find out. PA State Police Troop N have details on Camp Cadet and Sunny Day Camp and what to do about earaches.
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January 28, 2019 - 5:37 am
A reminder some streets in Scranton will be closed for part of the day today for the funeral of Patrolman Daniel Schaufler. The 100 to 400 blocks Wyoming Ave and the 300 and 400 blocks of Linden Street will be closed from 8:30a to noon.Officer Schaufler was a 16 year member of the department and...
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Berwick police
January 25, 2019 - 5:19 am
An arrest has been made in connection with two hold ups in Berwick. Police arrested Dennis Maisey and charged him with holding up Fulton Bank on South Poplar Street January 15. Police allege Maisey entered the bank wearing black clothing with his face almost fully covered and told tellers he had a...
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hazleton police
January 24, 2019 - 7:13 am
Update: school threat Members of the Hazleton city Police Department criminal investigation division have seized two cellular telephones in this incident and will apply for search warrants in the furtherance of this investigation. **Hazleton City Police will be patrolling all the HASD School...
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January 22, 2019 - 3:56 pm
State Police have arrested a Wilkes-Barre police officer on charges he sexually assaulted four women while on duty. 53-year old Robert Collins, the department’s former community policing officer, is accused of assaulting the women over a period of 16 months. Collins is charged with rape, witness...
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