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April 17, 2018 - 6:39 am
Today is the tax deadline.Taxpayers got two extra days because April 15 landed on a Sunday, then Monday was Emacipation Day, a legal holiday in the District of Columbia. If you are not ready to get your federal taxes in by midnight you can file for an extension, which will give you until October.
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April 17, 2018 - 6:29 am
Luzerne County Transportation Authority hosts a public transportation focus group later this morning in Wilkes Barre. It will be held at WILKES University at 11am. WILKES students and members of the public are encouraged to attend to provide opinions and insight into mass transit throughout Luzerne...
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April 17, 2018 - 6:25 am
Police in Wilkes Barre are still on the lookout for a man they say fired shots in the city last night. Police were called to an area of the 200 block of Wyoming Street just before 8:30 to reports of a man with a shotgun. Several streets in the citys North End were closed while Wilkes Barre police...
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April 17, 2018 - 6:20 am
Special Edition April 14 and 15, 2018 with WILK's Sue Henry. Information about how the Rock Steady Boxing Program in Old Forge and Allied Services are spreading the word about Parkinson’s Disease treatment; details of the upcoming Opioid Fact Forum set for April 19 at the Pittston Memorial Library...
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April 16, 2018 - 12:09 pm
John Hersker of Flashback Cinema shares with WILK's Sue Henry some interesting details on what it took to bring "The Godfather" to the screen. The film will be shown Friday at the F.M. Kirby Center.
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April 16, 2018 - 10:29 am
Better sleep, better you! Dr. W. Chris Winter M.D. joins WILK's Sue Henry to talk about his new book "The Sleep Solution"
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April 16, 2018 - 7:14 am
Heading out..take your time. Very windy conditions have plenty of debris of all kinds on roadways. The wind has also taken down trees and branches on power lines causing plenty of power outages. Thousands are without power in areas from Susquehanna to Columbia County. Crews are out. Some schools...
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April 16, 2018 - 6:59 am
Today is the last day to register to vote in the upcoming May 15 primary election. You can get voter registration applications at your County Department of Elections or register on line at register.votesPA.com
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April 13, 2018 - 1:18 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today continued his commitment to providing workers with the training they need to get good, middle-class jobs by announcing the award of nearly $3.5 million in Reemployment Fund dollars to 16 Strategic Innovation projects across the commonwealth. “These funds...
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April 13, 2018 - 10:31 am
Karl Hall is named after the late Kevin Karl, a local musician and avid concertgoer. AJ Jump is with the new venue which celebrates the grand opening this Saturday night. He joins WILK's Sue Henry with a preview.
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