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Childs Chinchilla Clarks Summit
Dalton Dickson City Dunmore
Elmhurst Eynon Fleetville
Greenfield Township Jermyn Jessup
La Plume Moosic Moscow
Old Forge Olyphant Peckville
Ransom Scranton Simpson
Taylor Throop Waverly
Clarks Green Mayfield Madison Township
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News in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania American Water Continues to Grow Water, Wastewater Footprint with Three New Acquisitions
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:31:00 GMT
Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water , announced today that it has closed acquisitions in Clarion, Northampton and Lackawanna counties, comprising the assets of a municipal wastewater system, municipal water system and a privately operated water system.
12-Year-Old Lackawanna County Girl To Compete In National Competition
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:05:25 GMT
12-year-old Nina Sampogne has done more community service than most people will ever do. Now she is heading to Florida to compete for a national title.
Superior court upholds robbery sentence
Fri, 04 Jul 2014 01:59:49 GMT
The Pennsylvania Superior Court on Thursday upheld the three-to-six year state prison sentence for a Scranton man, who pleaded guilty to robbing numerous stores in three counties in 2012.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 01:08:43 GMT
The Pennsylvania Game Commission shooting range located on State Game Lands 300 in Archbald Borough, Lackawanna County, will be closed for repairs from Monday, Jul 07 through Thursday, Jul 10 due to maintenance work being conducted on the berms. The range...
PA Lottery Cash 5 Ticket Worth $325,000 Sold in Lackawanna County
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:51:00 GMT
MIDDLETOWN, Pa., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $325,000 was among 46,039 prize-winning tickets sold statewide for the Saturday, July 12, drawing.Sold in Lackawanna County, the ticket correctly matched all five balls, 02-04-11-14-23, to win a jackpot of $325,000, less 25 percent federal withholding.The retailer, Cousin's ...
Authorities arrest 8 men in child predator sting
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:43:27 GMT
The Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General’s Child Predator unit arrested eight men on unrelated charges as part of ongoing efforts to target the online sharing, downloading and distribution of child pornography. The arrests happened over the past week in …
Lackawanna County Factory Faces Citation
Thu, 03 Jul 2014 03:49:55 GMT
Thick black, smoke filled the sky as a three-alarm fire consumed this business on Mid Valley Drive in Jessup.
Robber's sentence upheld
Fri, 04 Jul 2014 03:12:43 GMT
HARRISBURG 8212 The Pennsylvania Superior Court on Thursday upheld the three-to-six-year state prison sentence for a Scranton man, who pleaded guilty to robbing numerous stores in three counties in 2012.
Man pleads guilty in shooting death of Lackawanna College student
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:32:58 GMT
A man has pleaded guilty to third-degree murder in the shooting death of a northeastern Pennsylvania college student a year ago.
Pocono-area police warn public of officer impersonators
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 04:19:28 GMT
In Lackawanna County, a motorist last month activated flashing red-and-blue lights on the grille of his red pickup truck and a blue light on the roof to pull over a driver on Casey Highway.