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Hazleton Police
June 23, 2017 - 8:55 am
Hazleton Police say the man they were looking for in connection with a hold up at the Convenient Market on Juniper Street earlier this week, turned himself in yesterday. Hazleton Police say 45 year old Louis Arcelay of Hazleton will be charged with among others robbery and aggravated assault. He...
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Karel Zubris
June 22, 2017 - 10:18 am
Happy Anniversary to the Wilkes Barre Scranton International Airport! It's the 70th celebrationof the fifth largest airport in the Keystone State. The airport opened its doors June 1, 1947. Today airport officials and other invited guests are looking back on the history of the facility and ahead to...
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June 22, 2017 - 6:15 am
A town hall meeting is set for tonight in Scranton. It's all to discuss the 195million dollar sale of the Scranton Sewer Authority to Pennsylvania American Water. From 5 to 7pm Mayor Bill Courtright will be among those on hand at Lackawanna College's auditorium. The sale has been under close...
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June 22, 2017 - 6:12 am
More information has been released on the discovery of a body in a vacant building in Wilkes Barre. Investigators say the body of a man was found in the building in the 400 block of South Franklin Street. An autopsy showed he died of multiple stab wounds and has been ruled homicide. Police...
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June 22, 2017 - 6:10 am
Avoca Police now say they have two men in custody in connection with the holdup yesterday afternoon at the PNC Bank on Main Street. 36 year old Douglas Sicker Jr of Hanover Township and 35 year old Shawn Cavanaugh of Wilkes Barre were picked up early this morning.
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June 21, 2017 - 6:42 am
Pennsylvania Health Department officials notified 12 applicants across the state, they've been awarded permits to grow and process medical marijuana. It's another landmark in developing the state's new program. The agency on Tuesday named among those, Pennsylvania Medical Solutions LLC in Scranton...
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June 21, 2017 - 5:21 am
As part of ongoing security enhancements, PennDOT has updated the design and enhanced the security features of its driver license and identification card products. That will mean added security to improve fraud prevention . All Driver and Photo centers will transition to the new products by the end...
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June 21, 2017 - 4:57 am
An arrest warrant has been issued by PA State Police for 37 year old Michael David Marchalk. It's in connection with the death of his father. 60 year old Gary Marchalk was found dead in the home in Schuylkill County he shares with his wife Linda in Ryan Township Monday morning. Invesitgators have...
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June 20, 2017 - 6:18 am
The cause of the fire at the Passion Lounge on Scott Street in Wilkes-Barre last week has been ruled accidental. Officials say the fire was caused by a probable electric failure. Investigators say the blaze started above the bar area. No one was injured. The bar was closed at the time. No word on...
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Tunkhannock Twp Police FB
June 20, 2017 - 5:58 am
In Wyoming County, Tunkhannock Township Police are on the lookout for a man they consider armed and dangerous. It's in connection with a hold up and shots fired. Police say it began in the drive thru of the McDonalds in Tunkhannock Township. A man allegedly held up a man at gunpoint in the drive...
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