Dan Ratchford

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  • Trail Blessed In Native American Ceremony

    Posted on: 4:34 pm, April 4, 2014, by

    TAYLOR — A special Native American ceremony was held Friday afternoon on the Lackawanna River Heritage Trail in Lackawanna County....
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  • No One Hurt In School Bus Crash Near Shickshinny

    Posted on: 3:49 pm, April 4, 2014, by

    UNION TOWNSHIP — A school bus slammed into a tree Friday afternoon in Luzerne County. It happened before 2 p.m....
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  • Demolition Of Huber Breaker Set

    Posted on: 3:40 pm, April 4, 2014, by

    ASHLEY — Demolition is scheduled to start next week on the old Huber breaker in Luzerne County. Attorneys for the...
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  • Cops: Woman Stole Dad’s Guns For Drugs

    Posted on: 2:35 pm, April 4, 2014, by

    MAHONING TOWNSHIP — Police in Carbon County believe a woman stole six guns from her father, and then sold them...
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  • Remains Identified In Bradford County

    Posted on: 10:42 am, April 4, 2014, by

    BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP — The Bradford County coroner’s office has released the name of the person whose skeletal remains were found...
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  • List Of PennDOT Projects

    Posted on: 4:07 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 05:17pm, April 3, 2014

    Here is a list of road and bridge repair projects slated by PennDOT under Act 89 Transportation Projects announced Thursday:...
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  • Former Bank Worker To Spend Weekends In Jail

    Posted on: 5:48 pm, April 2, 2014, by

    WILKES-BARRE — A bank employee who embezzled thousands from M &T Bank on West Market Street in Wilkes-Barre will spend...
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  • New Firefighters Sworn In

    Posted on: 5:37 pm, April 2, 2014, by

    WILKES-BARRE — Some new firefighters are now on the job in Wilkes-Barre. Officials swore in 11 new firefighters Wednesday at...
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  • School Kids Hold Rocking Fundraiser

    Posted on: 3:16 pm, April 2, 2014, by

    SCRANTON — Some students in Lackawanna County spent part of their school day rockin’ to raise money. Students at All...
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  • Woman Struck By Car, Killed

    Posted on: 2:49 pm, April 2, 2014, by

    COOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP — A woman is dead after she was hit by a car Tuesday night in Monroe County, according...
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  • Rig Wreck Slows Traffic On I-80 Near Bloombsburg

    Posted on: 11:23 am, April 2, 2014, by

    SOUTH CENTRE TOWNSHIP — Traffic on Interstate 80 in Columbia County is flowing again after a truck crashed Wednesday morning. It...
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  • Fugitive Nabbed In South America

    Posted on: 5:13 pm, April 1, 2014, by

    SCRANTON — U.S. marshals have arrested a man in the South American country of Colombia who is wanted for attempted...
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