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September 28, 2017 - 9:27 am
A fire in Scranton early this morning. Crews were called just after 2am to the home on Sanderson Avenue. 7 people got out ok. A Fire investigator will be back on the scene to determine a cause.
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September 26, 2017 - 11:55 am
Former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum with WILK's Sue Henry
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September 26, 2017 - 11:49 am
"Let Dogs Be Dogs" Author Mark Goldberg with WILK's Sue Henry
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Katie Pugh
September 26, 2017 - 11:44 am
PA Auditor General Eugene DePasquale is at the Luzerne County Children and Youth Services office today to talk to staff and local law enforcement officers about what can be done to better protect children in the state’s child-welfare system. This is the first local office visit since his office...
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September 25, 2017 - 10:30 am
Senator Pat Toomey Checks In With WILK's Sue Henry on healthcare, Korea and other topics in Washington DC.
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September 25, 2017 - 5:51 am
The Lackawanna County Coroner confirmed over the weekend, the body found Friday in the Lackawanna River in Old Forge was that of Brian Wychoskie. The 41 year old Duryea man was reported missing September 11. Following an autopsy, his death showed no evidence of foul play and was an accidental...
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September 25, 2017 - 5:42 am
Sunday's 3pm temp of 91 was recorded at the WB Scr Intl Airport breaking the 90 set in 2010. Today's high is expected near 90. That would break the record set on this dat of 89. Classes in the Scranton School District will be short today. Due to the extreme heat expected Intermediate and High...
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September 22, 2017 - 6:47 am
Officials with the Wilkes Barre/Scranton International Airport have a new master plan for the future and you are invited to weigh in on it. A meeting set for today at the airport terminal will give details and planners will be on hand to answer questions. That meeting is set for 6pm. Airport...
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September 22, 2017 - 5:19 am
In the Dallas School District in Luzerne County, students are out of the classroom and teachers are on the picket line this morning. A last ditch bargaining effort last night failed to avert the action. A strike action also occured last year from about mid November to mid December. No word how long...
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September 21, 2017 - 10:57 am
State Police and State Attorney General's office investigators served sealed search warrants at the Lackawanna County Administration building, the County Prison, and the prison's work release center followed by raids of the facility. The Attorney General's office will not release any further...
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