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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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August 14, 2018 - 11:55 am
By 2 this afternoon is when The State Supreme Court set a deadline to publicly release a redacted version of the grand jury report investigating child sexual abuse in six of Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses. Some clergy members named in the roughly 900-page report say they're wrongfully...
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August 14, 2018 - 6:52 am
Drivers may be confused this morning as detours are in place. Some roads remain closed due to flooding . Rain moving back into the area early this morning could bring renewed flooding problems. Update from National Weather Service The flood warning is cancelled for Lackawanna River At Old Forge...
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August 13, 2018 - 2:39 pm
Residents of the West End of Bloomsburg we are notifying you to be prepared to evacuate the West End of Bloomsburg. All residents west of Railroad Streetshould be preparing to evacuate with short notice. Have personal items ready to go with the possibility of being away for up to 72 hours...
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August 10, 2018 - 2:34 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced new funding for the Riverside School District in Lackawanna County for significant energy efficiency and facility upgrades to several buildings within the district. “Investing in our schools to provide a good education for our children in safe and...
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August 08, 2018 - 4:54 pm
Wilkes-Barre, PA – Governor Tom Wolf sat down today with grandparents raising grandchildren as a result of the opioid epidemic, listening to their concerns and renewing his call for passage of legislation aimed at removing barriers to obtaining state services and supports. “Grandparents are...
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