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    The Ellen Show

    For more information on how to get tickets to “The Ellen Show”, click here. Check out the full clip of Noah Ritter here, the “Apparently Kid” that went viral .

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    Two Stores Robbed in Hazleton

    HAZLETON — According to police, two stores were robbed Monday morning in Hazleton. Officials said police were called to an armed robbery at Pence’s Variety Store on Alter Street where two men entered the store with a bat and large knife, possibly a machete. Hazleton police said the robbers took money, three packs of Newports, two boxes of cigars, and took off running wearing dark colored clothing, gloves, and bandanas covering their faces. According to officials, robbers hit the Dollar […]

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    Route 171 in Simpson Closed Due to Crash

    SIMPSON — A two truck crash closed Route 171 in Simpson. Police said a dump truck was turning into a construction site when the concrete truck hit it from behind. Officers believe sun glare may have caused the crash that happened around 7 a.m. on Monday. According to authorities, the driver of the concrete truck was taken to the hospital. Police said the road reopened around 11 a.m.

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    New Talk Show, New Viewers

    Ryan Leckey sat down with Meredith Vieira recently in New York City where she talked about the different segments on the new show. Vieira explained her ideas to get more people tuned in during the afternoons to check out her new show. For more information on how to see Meredith’s show in person for free in New York City, click here. “The Meredith Vieira Show” debuts Monday at 3 p.m. on WNEP-TV.

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    New Talk Show Launches on WNEP

    Daytime television is changing in the afternoon on WNEP-TV. “The┬áMeredith Vieira Show” debuts Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. Ryan Leckey talked with the former host of The View and 60 Minutes correspondent in New York City. They chatted about her new show and had some fun, including when Vieira mentioned a visit to our area when her career was just starting out. For more information on how to see her new show for free in New York City, click here. “The┬áMeredith […]

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    Folks Rallied in Scranton for 12-Year-Old Girl

    SCRANTON — Folks gathered to rally around a 12-year-old girl in need of surgery in Lackawanna County. “Rally for Reilly” was held at the V-Spot on Providence Road in Scranton. Reilly Itterly is a 12-year-old girl from Clarks Summit who will be undergoing spinal fusion surgery to treat severe scoliosis. For a $5 donation, folks could listen to five local bands in Scranton.

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    Blue Mass Honors First Responders and Law Enforcement

    DICKSON CITY — A special mass honored first responders and law enforcement in Lackawanna County. St. Mary’s Visitation Church in Dickson City held Sunday’s services called the Blue Mass. All those who serve or have served their community were invited to attend Sunday’s mass in Lackawanna County.

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    Apartment Building Damaged by Fire in Scranton

    SCRANTON — An apartment was damaged by a fire Sunday morning in Scranton. Officials said the flames started in a second floor apartment on Stafford Avenue around 10:30a.m. in Lackawanna County. There is no word on what caused the fire in Scranton.

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    Restaurant Damaged by Fire in Carbon County

    NESQUEHONING — Authorities say an early morning fire damaged an Italian restaurant in Carbon County. According to authorities, a door was broken and there was also smoke and water damage reported inside the place along East Catawissa Street in Nesquehoning. The restaurant goes by two names, Le Quattro Stagioni and Dimaggios. There is no word when the eatery will be back open in Carbon County.

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    UPDATE: Names Released in Crash that Killed 7 Year Old in Bradford County

    TROY — Police have identified the pickup truck driver involved in a crash that killed a 7-year-old boy riding in a cart in Bradford County . According to officials, the truck driver is David Edwards from Mansfield. On Wednesday, the gas company pickup truck was traveling on Route 6 in Troy when it crashed into a bicycle and attached cart with two children inside. On Saturday, funeral services were held in Canton for Haydin Riggins, who had just started second […]

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    Remains Identified in Schuylkill County

    COALDALE — Police believe they have closed a missing persons case in Schuylkill County. According to officials, a family searching for mushrooms found a decomposed body in a wooded area of Coaldale Saturday afternoon. Police believe the man is Corey Samuels, who disappeared in January. Investigators made the identification by showing clothing found at the scene to Samuels’ family. On Sunday, a group of staff and students from Mercyhurst University assisted state police at the scene. Investigators will try to […]

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    Woman Robbed in Her Driveway in Wilkes-Barre

    WILKES-BARRE — Police said someone assaulted and robbed a woman right in her driveway in Wilkes-Barre. Officers said a man came up from behind the victim, punched her in the face and got away with her money and credit cards early Saturday morning. Police said the robbery took place on South Hancock Street in Luzerne County. So far no arrests have been made in the robbery in Wilkes-Barre.


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