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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
Union County High School Student Elliott Davidson is 'Poetry Out Loud' State Champion
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:55:00 -0700
HARRISBURG, Pa., March 10, 2014/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Elliott Davidson, a junior at Lewisburg Area High School in Union County is Pennsylvania's 2014 "Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest" champion. Davidson will now go on to compete in the national contest in Washington, D.C. The Pennsylvania Council on the Arts hosted the competition at the Governor's Residence in Harrisburg ...
Changes on PA Turnpike in Lackawanna County
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 01:21:47 -0700
There is a traffic warning to those traveling on the PA Turnpike in Lackawanna County for the next few weeks....
Turkey hunting expo at Cabela's this weekend
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:43:58 -0700
Turkey hunting celebrity Nate Hosie at Cabela's on Saturday. Nate Hosie is known to hunting enthusiasts across the country as co-host of "HeadHunters TV" on the Outdoor Channel.
This Week's Pothole Repair Locations
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 08:35:08 -0700
Dunmore – Due to the extreme temperature fluctuations across the region, there are a higher number of potholes on the roads. PennDOT is aware of the situation, and is actively working to repair the roads as quickly as possible.
Lackawanna County coal fire is still burning
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 21:04:36 -0800
SIMPSON (AP) — Workers have been unable to put out a coal refuse fire in northeast Pennsylvania that's been burning since December, state environmental officials said Thursday.
State Changes Rules For PA Winemakers
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 19:21:37 -0800
LACKAWANNA COUNY– If you check out the shelves at any wine and spirits store in the state, you may find...
Job Cuts May Be Coming To Cinram
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 09:36:37 -0800
OLYPHANT – State labor officials told Newswatch 16 layoffs are looming for a manufacturing company in Lackawanna County that was...
Retailers Face a Wood Pellet Shortage
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:06:37 -0800
LACKAWANNA COUNTY — This year`s winter may have you paying extra to heat your home, but if you rely on...
Meals on Wheels program earns recognition
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:28:02 -0800
The Lackawanna County Commissioners recognized Meals on Wheels of Northeastern Pennsylvania for 45 years of 8220Good Works8221 in providing nutritional services to the elderly and disabled residents of the community.
Crews Working on Two Water Main Issues In Scranton
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 08:49:54 -0800
Scranton, Lackawanna County-Some Pennsylvania American Water Company Customers in Lackawanna County are dealing with two water main breaks Tuesday morning.