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  • Access Card Outage Causes Problems at Stores

    Posted on: 5:42 pm, November 16, 2012, by , updated on: 06:24pm, November 16, 2012

    WILKES-BARRE — A glitch in a computer system is blamed for shutting down access card purchases for several hours on...
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  • Wilkes-Barre Holds Off Announcing Layoffs

    Posted on: 5:41 pm, November 16, 2012, by , updated on: 07:00pm, November 16, 2012

    WILKES-BARRE — Friday is the day the city of Wilkes-Barre had hoped to announce who and how many city employees...
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  • Firewood for Hurricane Sandy Victims

    Posted on: 7:01 pm, November 15, 2012, by , updated on: 07:10pm, November 15, 2012

    FAIRVIEW TOWNSHIP — A man in the Mountain Top area has decided to collect firewood for folks still without power...
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  • State Police Investigating Bear Creek Break-Ins

    Posted on: 5:25 pm, November 15, 2012, by , updated on: 07:42pm, November 15, 2012

    BEAR CREEK TOWNSHIP — State police said they are investigating at least seven burglaries in Bear Creek Township over the...
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  • Students Feast on Thanksgiving Meal

    Posted on: 5:03 pm, November 14, 2012, by , updated on: 05:50pm, November 14, 2012

    FAIRVIEW TOWNSHIP — A decades old tradition continued today at one elementary school in Luzerne County. Third graders feasted on...
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  • Wilkes-Barre Retirement Plan Falls Short

    Posted on: 4:36 pm, November 13, 2012, by , updated on: 07:03pm, November 13, 2012

    WILKES-BARRE — Tuesday at noon was the deadline for eligible Wilkes-Barre city employees to sign up for early retirement. The...
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  • Violent Weekend Around Wilkes-Barre

    Posted on: 4:21 pm, November 12, 2012, by , updated on: 07:47pm, November 12, 2012

    WILKES-BARRE — This was a particularly bloody weekend in and around the city of Wilkes-Barre. Police responded to several shootings...
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  • Wilkes-Barre Mayor: No Layoffs

    Posted on: 6:03 pm, November 9, 2012, by , updated on: 06:27pm, November 9, 2012

    WILKES-BARRE — For now Mayor Tom Leighton announced a last-ditch plan to save Wilkes-Barre city employees from layoffs. Leighton hopes...
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  • New Life for Old Bakery

    Posted on: 2:40 pm, November 9, 2012, by , updated on: 07:17pm, November 9, 2012

    WEST PITTSTON — Some people may of heard of the Hitchner Biscuit Company in West Pittston. It closed 61 years...
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  • Making Room for Wyoming Seminary Arts Center

    Posted on: 5:00 pm, November 8, 2012, by , updated on: 06:39pm, November 8, 2012

    KINGSTON — It’s not every day that you see a century old three story home picked up and rolled to...
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  • Former LCCC Secretary Charged With Theft

    Posted on: 5:16 pm, November 7, 2012, by , updated on: 06:39pm, November 7, 2012

    NANTICOKE — A former secretary of the Luzerne County Community College is charged with stealing thousands of dollars from the...
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  • Man Dead After Being Hit By Car

    Posted on: 7:03 am, November 6, 2012, by , updated on: 11:07am, November 6, 2012

    PITTSTON TOWNSHIP — The death of a man in Pittston Township last night has raised questions about the safety of...
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