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Lackawanna Trail vs Mid Valley

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Lackawanna Trail is looking to get some momentum rolling as they head into District 2 Playoffs.

Valley View vs West Scranton

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Valley View faces West Scranton in a battle of AAA schools.

Scranton vs Wyoming Valley West

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The Knights suffered a tough loss at Delaware Valley last week, as well as losing Top Running Back Jake McCarthy. The big question is: can they bounce back to win in Kingston?

Two Chased out of Home by Fire in Lackawanna County

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OLD FORGE — Flames chased a grandmother and her grandson out of a home in Lackawanna County. The home on Steward Street in Old Forge burned Wednesday night. The woman who lives there thinks a heater in the basement set off the flames. She said they ran out of the home in Lackawanna County when […]

Scranton Prep Defeats Hanover Area in Girls’ Soccer

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Scranton Prep played host to Hanover Area on Wednesday afternoon, in the district playoffs of girls’ soccer. The Lady Classics scored early and often. The first goal came just eight minutes into the game, as Liz Shoemaker put one past, and then three minutes later, Cara Griffith, needed no assistance in getting the ball to […]

UPDATE: Water Main Break Sends Water Gushing into Street, Properties

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UPDATE: According to Pennsylvania American Water, crews are still working on the broken water main in Old Forge. Officials did say the affected homes and businesses may still have water, but may experience low pressure because the water was never shut off. OLD FORGE — A water main break sent gallons of water rushing into […]

19 Students to be Cited for Drinking

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SCRANTON — 19 students from Scranton High School will be cited for underage drinking because police believe they had alcohol on a bus that took them to their school’s Friday night football game. Police say those students got on a district bus at Scranton High School Friday night and headed to Delaware Valley High School […]

Squatter Suspected Of Setting Fire

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CARBONDALE — Firefighters in Carbondale say a man squatting in a vacant house could have been killed or the place could have burned down if a neighbor hadn’t called 911. Firefighters say a neighbor called 911 around 10:30 a.m. when they saw smoke coming from the vacant property on Cemetery Street in Carbondale. Fire crews […]

State Grant Going To Help Long Awaited Flood Project

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JERMYN — A long awaited county flood-protection project slated for a community in Lackawanna County is getting some financial help. Nearly $400,000 state dollars is set to go to improving a creek running through borough that flooded in 2003, but many residents say they want work to start now. The bridges spanning Rushbrook Creek in […]

State Grant Going To Help Long Awaited Flood Project

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JERMYN — A long awaited county flood-protection project slated for a community in Lackawanna County is getting some financial help. Nearly $400,000 state dollars is set to go to improving a creek running through borough that flooded in 2003, but many residents say they want work to start now. The bridges spanning Rushbrook Creek in […]