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FILE - In this May 22, 2020 file photo a sold sign stands in front of a house in Brighton, N.Y. Average rates on long-term mortgages continue to fall to new record lows, as the key 30-year loan dropped below 3% for the first time in 50 years. The stagnant economic recovery in the face of the coronavirus pandemic is keeping inflation tamped down despite pent-up homebuying demand. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey, File)
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July 16, 2020 - 12:45 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average rates on long-term mortgages continue to fall to new record lows, as the key 30-year loan dropped below 3% for the first time in 50 years. The stagnant economic recovery in the face of the coronavirus pandemic is keeping inflation tamped down despite pent-up homebuying...
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WILK NEWSROOM
July 16, 2020 - 8:12 am
A virtual forum is planned for next week to get public input on transportation and other plans for both Lackawanna and Luzerne counties through 2040.
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July 16, 2020 - 4:22 am
Can a pregnant woman spread the coronavirus to her fetus? It’s possible, but it seems to be relatively rare and scientists think they know why that is. Many viruses can cross the placenta and infect a fetus in the womb, and evidence has been growing that the coronavirus sometimes can too...
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WILK NEWSROOM
July 15, 2020 - 3:17 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf announced new measures to help prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state due to a recent increase in cases.
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WILK NEWSROOM
July 15, 2020 - 8:20 am
Tuesday night, the Scranton City Council voted unanimously to approve an ordinance to amend the city’s current fireworks ordinance. The new ordinance would prohibit the use of consumer grade fireworks
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Rebekah Sager
July 14, 2020 - 4:22 pm
CDC Director Robert Redfield said “over the next six weeks we could drive this epidemic to the ground” if everyone wore face masks during a media session in a county in North Carolina on Monday.
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July 14, 2020 - 2:43 pm
Harrisburg, PA – Calling them ‘new laws that make progress in keeping every Pennsylvanian safe,’ Governor Tom Wolf today signed House bills 1841 and 1910 , which both passed unanimously in the House and Senate. The bills are the first two pieces of legislation from the governor’s comprehensive...
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RADIO.COM Staff
July 14, 2020 - 2:00 pm
The First Family is embracing wearing masks. “Even in the summer months, please remember to wear face coverings & practice social distancing,” she tweeted Tuesday, along with a photo of herself wearing a white cloth mask.
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WILK NEWSROOM
July 14, 2020 - 8:12 am
In order to curb illegal ATV use, Dunmore council voted last evening to not allow the vehicles to gas up at borough gas stations unless the vehicle is brought in on a trailer.
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WILK NEWSROOM
July 14, 2020 - 8:04 am
Hanover Township Police charged Andrew Gushock, 18, Hanover Township and two juveniles were charged with the theft of multiple flags during an alleged July 8th spree.
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