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August 17, 2018 - 1:20 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf signed a proclamation of disaster emergency for the commonwealth in response to a series of severe rain storms over the past week that caused flash flooding and ensuing damage to homes and businesses throughout much of north and central portions of the...
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August 17, 2018 - 10:35 am
Earlier this month Candy's Place in Forty Fort announced they would be closing their doors next month. Today, good news! A post on their website a short time ago says they will remain open. Candy's Place has been helping cancer patients and their loved ones since September 1998. The post says due...
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August 17, 2018 - 6:28 am
Police in Clarks Summit are investigating a home invasion. It happened Wednesday night at a home on Park Street. Police were called just before 11:30 by a woman who told them a man broke into her home thru a basement door and was in her kitchen. She yelled and the man ran off. He was described as...
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August 17, 2018 - 6:13 am
Special Edition August 11 and 12 Medical Marijuana in NEPA. Beth Kruger, CEO has the information about their dispensary in Edwardsville and a new facility in the Humboldt Industrial Park. Dr. John Brady, an internist in Luzerne County is a physician who has been approved to write prescriptions for...
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August 16, 2018 - 5:19 am
What a run for Tunkhannock ! In the Little League Softball World Series the team took it all the way to the Championship game in Oregon last night. Although they lost to Ohio 3-0 they have so much to be proud of. The girls will be home tomorrow night and a parade for the hometown champs is set for...
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August 15, 2018 - 11:29 am
Rick Temarantz President Valley With A Heart with WILK's Nikki Stone about an upcoming fundraising event on September 2
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August 15, 2018 - 9:48 am
Pastor Rich Clark, Bridgewater Church Tunkhannock with WILK's Nikki Stone
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August 15, 2018 - 6:15 am
The latest Susquehanna River crest information at Wilkes Barre from the National Weather Service Event: Flood Warning Alert: ...The flood warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Pennsylvania... Susquehanna River At Conklin affecting Broome and Susquehanna Counties ...The flood warning...
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August 14, 2018 - 4:38 pm
A Pennsylvania grand jury says its investigation of clergy sexual abuse identified more than 1,000 child victims. The grand jury report released a short time ago says that number comes from records in six Roman Catholic dioceses. including the Diocese of Scranton. The grand jury says it believes...
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August 14, 2018 - 1:08 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced new funding for the development of two vacant buildings in downtown Wilkes-Barre to serve as the headquarters for all Kris Jones companies as well as the home of the region’s first startup accelerator program. “I’m pleased to provide funding to...
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