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    Update: 3 Guys and a Beer’d Brewery Will Remain Open

    Update 1/14/16 — In late December, 3 Guys and a Beer’d posted on its Facebook page that it would keep its taproom open in Carbondale. The brewery thanked its fans for their “overwhelming support.” [Original story] CARBONDALE — There’s some sad news in the beer world out of Lackawanna County. A local craft beer brewery in […]

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    Chase Ends with Robbery Suspect Shooting Himself

    UPDATE: The Luzerne County Coroner identifies the man as Daniel Fritsky, 25, of Dallas UPDATE: The Dallas Borough Police Department says the suspect is a 25-year-old man from Dallas. They will not be releasing his name until his family has been notified. Police add that the gun used had been stolen from Dallas. DALLAS — […]

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    Well Known Building in Muncy Demolished

    MUNCY — They started tearing down one of the oldest buildings in Muncy on Monday, so an intersection can be made safer. This Main Street intersection in Muncy in down to one lane while demolition crews rip apart what once was Myer’s Auto Parts. “The building has been added to, renovated, redesigned, re-renovated numerous times.” […]

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    Patriotic Tributes at Veterans Day Parade

    KINGSTON — Music was in the air and boots were on the ground as the Wyoming Valley Veterans Day Parade made its way from Kingston to Wilkes-Barre. At the front of the procession, hundreds of soldiers from the 109th field artillery regiment which is based in Kingston. The parade gave spectators a chance to show […]

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    Winchester Archery Misses Mark

    CHERRY RIDGE TOWNSHIP — A company that makes hunting bows has started the process of filing for bankruptcy just one year after moving to Wayne County. Winchester Archery is closed and has been for a couple of weeks along Route 191 about a mile outside Honesdale. The company has started filing for bankruptcy and it […]

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    The Mall at Steamtown Welcoming New Tenant

    SCRANTON — The Mall at Steamtown will soon welcome a new tenant — a fitness center — and it represents a shift for the struggling mall that came under new ownership earlier this year. The mall’s new owner announced Wednesday that Crunch Fitness, a national chain, will open up a gym in the part of […]

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    A Silent Bell Night in Scranton

    SCRANTON — A high school football game with a rich tradition was scrapped in Scranton because of the teachers strike. The game is called “The Battle of the Bell” where Scranton plays West Scranton. The annual game should have been played Friday, but will not be held because of the Scranton School District teachers strike. […]

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    Crews Repair Water Main Break in Wilkes-Barre

    WILKES-BARRE — Another water main break hit Luzerne County.  This one didn`t do as much damage as the break in Kingston last month, but it did hit a busy section of downtown Wilkes-Barre. It happened on West Market Street. The 12-inch pipe burst just before 4 in the morning, and crews worked all day trying […]

  • Bow Hunting with the President of Winchester Archery

    Join us on an archery hunt in Wayne County with Tim Barber, president of Winchester Archery.

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    Water Work Ending in Kingston, Continuing in Wilkes-Barre

    WILKES-BARRE — That huge water main break in Kingston has forced some 10,000 homes and businesses to boil their water before they drink it. The water boil advisory issued Thursday comes as crews continue to make repairs to the massive pipe. Crews are still working to fix the broken water pipe, but water is back […]

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    Tribute to Patrolman John Wilding

    SCRANTON — It’s been about a month since Patrolman John Wilding died in the line of duty in Scranton. On Sunday,  people came together to honor his memory and help his family with a motorcycle ride. Some of those riders wore a special tribute that will stay with them for a long time. More than […]

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    Millions of Pounds of Frozen Chicken Recalled Over Salmonella Concerns

    MINNEAPOLIS — Several million pounds of frozen chicken are being recalled after 11 people got sick from salmonella. Aspen Foods is recalling nearly two million pounds of frozen chicken after three people became ill in Minnesota, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. This follows another recently expanded recall by Barber Foods of Portland, Maine, […]