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June 26, 2019 - 1:52 pm
HARRISBURG – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale says his new audit of the Hanover Area School District found the Luzerne County district overpaid vendors by hundreds of thousands of dollars, findings that he will refer to the Ethics Commission and county prosecutors. “At the same time the district’s...
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June 25, 2019 - 5:54 pm
The State House of Representatives is advancing the just-unveiled $34 billion compromise budget plan after hard criticism by rank-and-file Democrats, including a floor fight over whether Democrats could criticize the package for lacking a minimum wage increase. The main budget bill passed, 140-62...
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Jason Barsky
June 25, 2019 - 5:32 pm
Help the Wilkes-Barre Area Wolfpack Cheerleaders! You can donate to their GoFundMe here .
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In this June 24, 2019, photo, a billboard advertises the Democratic Presidential Debates across from the Knight Concert Hall at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade County, in Miami. Don't envy NBC News executive Rashida Jones, who is behind this week's inaugural Democratic presidential debate and will have to juggle 20 candidates, five news personalities and, it's likely, one tweeting president.. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
June 25, 2019 - 6:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Don't envy NBC News executive Rashida Jones, who is behind this week's inaugural Democratic presidential debate and will have to juggle 20 candidates, five news personalities and, it's likely, one tweeting president. While the event is obviously important for politicians getting...
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June 24, 2019 - 3:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday that calls for upfront disclosure by hospitals of actual prices for common tests and procedures to keep costs down . The idea is to give patients practical information that they can use to help save money. For example, if a...
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PSP Towanda
June 24, 2019 - 7:08 am
PA State Police in Bradford County are asking for your help. It happened at Dollar General on Golden Mile Road in Wysox Township. On Friday 06/21/19 just after 4pm, the man in the photos stole the wallet of the customer who checked out before him.If you know the identity of the suspect, you're...
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June 24, 2019 - 5:44 am
June 22 and 23 Special Edition Who says there is nothing to do in Luzerne County? Not County Manager David Pedri. He has upcoming concert information. Tonyehn Verkitus with the Lackawanna and Luzerne County Medical Societies has details of a summer of healthy fun on Public Square Wilkes Barre. Tony...
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June 21, 2019 - 5:10 pm
NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week By AMANDA SEITZ and BEATRICE DUPUY Associated Press A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press...
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In this Oct. 24, 2018, photo released by the U.S. Air Force, members of the 7th Reconnaissance Squadron prepare to launch an RQ-4 Global Hawk at Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy. Iran's Revolutionary Guard shot down a U.S. RQ-4 Global Hawk on Thursday, June 20, 2019, amid heightened tensions between Tehran and Washington over its collapsing nuclear deal with world powers, American and Iranian officials said, though they disputed the circumstances of the incident. (Staff Sgt. Ramon A. Adelan/U.S. Air Force via AP)
June 21, 2019 - 9:02 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Major airlines from around the world on Friday began rerouting their flights to avoid areas around the Strait of Hormuz following Iran's shooting down of a U.S. military surveillance drone there, as America warned commercial airliners could be mistakenly attacked...
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June 20, 2019 - 5:42 am
Dump The Pump Day ! Luzerne County Transportation Authority will be celebrating the occasion by offering free rides on all fixed route buses today. This day is to encourage people to ride public transportation instead of driving their vehicle to emphasize that public transportation is a convenient...
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