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WILK NEWSROOM
August 06, 2020 - 5:31 am
Principals from the 25 member Lackawanna Interscholastic Athletic Association voted 24-1 to delay the start due to Covid-19, and 22-3 to do so on a tiered basis according to risk of sport.
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AP Newsroom
August 06, 2020 - 5:11 am
Two days of legislative hearings are giving Pennsylvania state lawmakers little reason for optimism about the set of problems ahead as schools plan to reopen during the pandemic.
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WILK News Room
WILK NEWSROOM
August 05, 2020 - 3:10 pm
In November of 2018, Shaheen Mackey, 41, of Berwick, was arrested and held at the Luzerne County Correctional Facility, after an alleged violation of a protection-from-abuse order. Two days later, Mackey was dead.
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Retired NFL Players Accused
WILK NEWSROOM
August 05, 2020 - 5:23 am
An important meeting is happening today at Dunmore High School. Athletic directors and principals from schools in the Lackwanna Interscholastic Athletic Association will vote on a start date for fall sports.
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, right, accompanied by White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, left, take a question from a reporter following a meeting with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky. as negotiations continue on a coronavirus relief package on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
AP Newsroom
August 04, 2020 - 10:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Frustrated Senate Republicans re-upped their complaints Tuesday that Democratic negotiators are taking too hard a line in talks on a sweeping coronavirus relief bill, but an afternoon negotiating session brought at least modest concessions from both sides, even as an agreement...
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The Jason Barsky Show
Jason Barsky
August 04, 2020 - 5:04 pm
Representative Toohil called into the Jason Barsky Show to discuss the PIAA guidelines that ban spectators from games, and the ensuing backlash.
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Wounded people are evacuated after a massive explosion in Beirut, Lebanon, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020. Massive explosions rocked downtown Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the port, damaging buildings and blowing out windows and doors as a giant mushroom cloud rose above the capital. Witnesses saw many people injured by flying glass and debris. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
AP Newsroom
August 04, 2020 - 2:36 pm
BEIRUT (AP) — A massive explosion rocked Beirut on Tuesday, flattening much of the port, damaging buildings and blowing out windows and doors across the capital and sending a giant mushroom cloud into the sky. There were hundreds of casualties, with bodies buried under the rubble, officials said...
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Ameera Butt
August 04, 2020 - 2:16 pm
Customers can expect to see a shortage of Clorox disinfecting wipes into 2021. The cleaning products have been in short supply since the COVID-19 pandemic began earlier this year in the United States.
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The Jason Barsky Show
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Jason Barsky
August 04, 2020 - 8:35 am
Axios National Political Correspondent, Jonathan Swan, interviews President Donald Trump. This is the full interview, from “Axios on HBO”.
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Kevin DenDulk, killed in hit and run accident in Luzerne County
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WILK NEWSROOM
August 04, 2020 - 5:28 am
27 year old Zachary Gerbino of Sugarloaf was arrested Monday night. Police say he admitted to driving the car involved in a deadly hit and run accident that killed a construction worker on I-81 in Hazle Township.
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