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For the last five years, the City of Wilkes-Barre's surveillance system has recorded people from 250 cameras mounted on utility poles mostly in the downtown area with the goal of reducing crime and increasing public safety.

Questions arise as area police mull body cameras

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DALLAS TWP — Dallas Township Police Chief Robert Jolley wanted to get body cameras for his officers long before the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.

Dallas Township chief favors police body cameras

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WILKES-BARRE — A student from another school was arrested after police responded to a false alarm Monday morning at Wilkes University.

Student from another school arrested after false alarm at Wilkes University

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New York considers Christopher Jones a fit parent. Luzerne County says otherwise.

One man's battle with Children and Youth highlights agency's challenges

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Wilkes-Barre man charged in alleged Christmas morning assault

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Police: Man grew profane after cops offered him a ride

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AG Kane files for divorce from husband of 14 years

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OK, so it's not exactly Pasadena. But at this point in Penn State's arduous rebuilding project, the Nittany Lions will take it.

Nittany Notes: Pinstripe Bowl game guide

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Who put the “real” in reality TV?Just when you thought reality TV couldn't get any more controversial or crazy, it does. And it gets even racier.

Sex, sex and more sex on the small screen

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Public vs. private interests at play in Allegheny County judge's ruling on access to online docket

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Skyler Davis has her passport ready and her trusty suitcase which has carried her personal items on cruises to the Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic.

Mountain Top cheerleader gives a big cheer for London

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WILKES-BARRE — The owner of a Poplar Street home reported on Friday that sometime within the last three weeks, someone pried open the kitchen door, entered the residence and removed copper piping.

Thieves steal copper pipe, leave electronics, other valuables untouched

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WILKES-BARRE — A city man was arrested after he allegedly kicked his girlfriend in the face and took her car, police said.

Cops: Man kicked girlfriend in face, found later with drugs in her car

December 26th |  

WILKES-BARRE — A man who said he is cooperating in the homicide investigation of 2-month-old Antonio Evans identified his estranged wife, Tamika Johnson, as the primary suspect in the case, according to police documents.

Man says estranged wife prime suspect in 2013 death of child in Wilkes-Barre

December 26th |  

Insurance company seeks court's advice in LCTA's ghost ridership defense

December 26th |  

Dustin Diamond, who played Screech on the 1990s TV show “Saved by the Bell,” was charged Friday with stabbing a man during a bar fight on Christmas.

1990s TV star 'Screech' charged in bar stabbing

December 26th |  

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Santa's sleigh in the Wyoming Valley Mall's Center Court was empty Friday — retired for the season — while shoppers showed no signs of ending their holiday spending.

Post-holiday sales keep area stores busy

December 26th |  

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes University scientist and several students will travel a long way this summer to find out if a changing climate is having an impact on plants.

Wilkes University scientists head north of the Arctic Circle to study how climate change affects plants

December 26th |  

Holiday deliveries improve but hiccups continue

December 26th |  

DALLAS — The new year brings a new yoga studio business for Back Mountain residents Josh Kaschenbach and Demetra Szatkowski.

Stretch into the New Year with a new Back Mountain business — Sage Yoga

December 26th |  




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