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  • Farmers Prepare for Hard Freeze

    Posted on: 4:50 pm, October 12, 2012, by , updated on: 07:42pm, October 12, 2012

    PLAINS TOWNSHIP — Temperatures are expected to plummet overnight, possibly shattering records for the coldest readings ever for the date....
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  • Neighbors: Oliver Street is Crumbling

    Posted on: 4:47 pm, October 12, 2012, by , updated on: 06:47pm, October 12, 2012

    WILKES-BARRE — 15 people who live along Oliver Street in the Parsons section of Wilkes-Barre said they want cracks that...
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  • Possible Furloughs for Wilkes-Barre Employees

    Posted on: 9:44 pm, October 10, 2012, by , updated on: 06:58pm, October 11, 2012

    WILKES-BARRE — Calling it “the worst financial situation in the city’s history,” the mayor of Wilkes-Barre is asking his city...
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  • Governor Corbett Tours Lowe’s Distribution Center

    Posted on: 6:14 pm, October 10, 2012, by , updated on: 07:28pm, October 10, 2012

    PITTSTON TOWNSHIP — At the Lowe’s distribution center near Pittston, Governor Tom Corbett saw firsthand the contributions made by dozens...
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  • PennDOT: Engineers Will Study “Dangerous” Intersection

    Posted on: 6:04 pm, October 9, 2012, by , updated on: 06:48pm, October 9, 2012

    HANOVER TOWNSHIP — The woman killed in yesterday’s crash in Luzerne County has been identified as 82-year-old Joan Madden of...
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  • Fatal Wreck In Luzerne County

    Posted on: 12:24 pm, October 8, 2012, by , updated on: 07:08pm, October 8, 2012

    HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Officials say the driver of the white Mercury Sable was killed on impact after her car and...
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  • State Police: Vendors can Make Millions off of Poker Machines

    Posted on: 6:15 pm, October 4, 2012, by , updated on: 06:44pm, October 4, 2012

    NANTICOKE — A simultaneous, well-coordinated seizure. That’s how State Police describe their operations last night throughout four counties as hundreds...
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  • Undecided Voters Said They’ll be Watching Debates

    Posted on: 4:44 pm, October 3, 2012, by , updated on: 05:33pm, October 3, 2012

    In just a few hours, folks all across the country will get their first chance to hear President Barack Obama...
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  • Film Crew “Captures” Hit and Run Suspect

    Posted on: 6:10 pm, October 2, 2012, by , updated on: 08:32pm, October 2, 2012

    PITTSTON — Usually it’s a news crew that hurries to the scene of a police chase. But in this case,...
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  • Man Ordered To Trial on Arson, Homicide Charges

    Posted on: 5:34 pm, October 1, 2012, by , updated on: 06:42pm, October 1, 2012

    WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre man will now face charges of homicide and arson in Luzerne County court. Joseph Derhammer is...
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  • New Air Traffic Control Tower Opens

    Posted on: 4:39 pm, September 28, 2012, by , updated on: 05:42pm, September 28, 2012

    AVOCA — It had been under construction for almost three years and today we got our first look at the...
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  • Boy in Court in Connection with Shooting

    Posted on: 4:43 pm, September 27, 2012, by

    WILKES-BARRE — We now know what charges a 14-year-old boy faces in connection with a shooting that left his half...
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