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  1. UGI plans $85 million in upgradesRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Citizens' Voice

    UGI Utilities will spend more than $85 million in fiscal year 2014 to replace natural gas mains and complete a variety of system enhancement projects.

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  2. Officials: URS will close its doors in JuneRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Citizens' Voice

    Employees and clients of United Rehabilitation Services in Hazleton were summoned to the facility's lunch room Wednesday afternoon and told that the agency would shut its doors in June. 4 comments

  3. Researcher: Act 47 exit timetable neededRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Citizens' Voice

    State lawmakers are headed in the right direction by creating a timetable for Scranton and other fiscally distressed cities to leave Act 47 status, a researcher who studies urban issues said.

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  4. New normal for nonprofit organizationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Citizens' Voice

    This past week United Rehabilitation Services announced that it expects to close centers in Wilkes-Barre, Hazleton and Tunkhannock next month.

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  5. Mullery faces smaller funding lead in contested raceRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | The Citizens' Voice

    One incumbent state lawmaker from Northeastern Pennsylvania facing a contest in this year's primary or general election has a smaller lead in voter registration and finances than other legislators running unopposed.

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  6. LCCC satisfied with response to email threatRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | The Citizens' Voice

    When leaders decided to close Luzerne County Community College after receiving a threat on March 27, they issued a message telling students and faculty to leave at 9:30 a.m. Inside the operations center of the college in Nanticoke, Bill Barrett turned to monitors showing video from security cameras around campus.

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  7. House advances Act 47 billRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Citizens' Voice

    House lawmakers set the stage for a floor vote today on an Act 47 overhaul bill that would allow police and firefighter unions to appeal a decision to end municipal distressed status.

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  8. Lawmakers work variety of other jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | The Citizens' Voice

    Tony Bonomo wonders how the state representative whom he is challenging in the Democratic primary in the 119th District, Gerald Mullery, finds time to practice law.

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  9. In region's tough times, it pays to be in a municipal unionRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | The Citizens' Voice

    As most Americans endured the high unemployment, layoffs, pay freezes or cuts of two recessions, police officers and firefighters in Northeastern Pennsylvania's three largest cities fared a whole lot better.

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  10. Cold weather drives up variable electric ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 30 | The Citizens' Voice

    ERIC CONOVER / times-shamrock Theresa M. Bubeck, right, key account manager for PPL Electric Utilities, explains why electric rates spiked this winter for variable-rate electricity customers.

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  11. W-B dental clinic celebrates three yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 29 | The Citizens' Voice

    Warren Ruda / The Citizens' Voice Dental Coordinator Theresa Kinney shows a patient an x-ray Friday at the Volunteers in Medicine Dental Clinic in Wilkes-Barre.

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  12. Lawmakers, businesses working together to keep URS openRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 28 | The Citizens' Voice

    Ellen F. O'Connell / Times-Shamrock United Rehabilitation Services, which has offices around the region, said they will find ways to serve their clients. 3 comments

  13. Toohil says URS isn't closingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | The Citizens' Voice

    United Rehabilitation Services is not closing, state Rep. Tarah Toohil said Wednesday during a Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce event in Drums. 3 comments

  14. Toohil seeks governor's help to keep URS openRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Citizens' Voice

    State Rep. Tarah Toohil is asking the governor and others for their help in seeing that United Rehabilitation Services does not close. 3 comments

  15. Police Blotter 3/25/14Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Citizens' Voice

    A woman is facing two counts of disorderly conduct and public drunkenness for allegedly screaming at police and challenging officers to arrest her, Hanover Township police said. 1 comment

  16. Hazleton murder suspect should have been in jail at time of shootingRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Citizens' Voice

    A 26-year-old Hazleton man never would have been charged with a murder that occurred on Feb. 2 if he had served his full sentence for selling heroin. 1 comment

  17. Alleged cocaine kingpin jailed on $1 million bailRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 25 | The Citizens' Voice

    A Hazleton cocaine dealer who was at the upper-level of a string of drug traffickers in Luzerne County was arraigned Friday after being charged almost a year ago, authorities say. 5 comments

  18. Stranded travelers receive help from strangers in HazletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 24 | The Citizens' Voice

    JAMIE PESOTINE / Times-Shamrock Linda Salisburg, left, and her husband Stephen Bell are currently staying in Hazleton as their RV is being repaired on their journey to relocate from Conway, N.H., to Florida after losing their home in a fire in 2012.

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  19. Judge: Enough evidence to send Hazleton man to trial on homicide chargesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    State police Trooper Nicholas Bressler wondered if the first sound that he heard while driving toward a Hazleton bar was a gunshot.

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  20. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2001:01:19 00:27:08Read the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | The Citizens' Voice

    She's back, but not in the clear. A day after being acquitted of criminal charges, Pennsylvania State Trooper Carrie Gula returned to work Friday, though she still faces an internal affairs employment review, a spokeswoman for the state police said. 1 comment

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