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  1. Shooting Leads to Deadly Standoff in ScrantonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

    It started with gunfire near closing time at a bar in Scranton, then led to a chase for the suspect, and finally a standoff where investigators say he took his own life. According to police, Kyle Cohawitz got into a fight with someone at the bar, went to his vehicle, and came back firing.

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  2. Robber Steals Woman's Purse Inside Pastry Shop in ScrantonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

    An employee at Minooka Pastry Shop on Birney Avenue told Newswatch 16 a man came in saying he had a weapon around 10:30 a.m. Sunday.

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  3. Lake Scranton One Year After TornadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 23 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    David Yazinski of Dickson City walks the Lake Scranton trail religiously. So religiously, that he was there when a tornado rolled through on February 25th, 2017.

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  4. Addiction Forum Held in ScrantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 23 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Her father, the Lackawanna County district attorney, and treatment providers were just some of the guest speakers invited to talk about the addiction problem Thursday night in Scranton.

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  5. Return to Winter after Taste of SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    We had record-breaking warmth with highs in the 70s on Wednesday, and a day later, some parts of our area saw a coating of fresh snow and ice. As Newswatch 16 traveled north, what started as rain turned to sleet then snow in Susquehanna County and the trip on Route 171 became slippery.

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  6. West Scranton Intermediate Students Rally Outside School Board MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 21 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Students from West Scranton Intermediate School marched around the Scranton School District's Administration Building Wednesday as a board meeting got underway inside. "I decided to come out tonight to help the prevention of the sports and arts being cut because I really don't want that to happen because they mean a lot to me," said seventh grader Isabelle Gigliotti.

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  7. State: Scranton Teacher Layoffs Not AllowedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The Scranton School Board may have broken state rules when it voted to lay off more than 50 teachers, according to a letter sent to the school district from the governor's office in Harrisburg. Lawyers for Governor Tom Wolf say the Scranton School Board didn't pass its 2018 budget in time to allow for teacher layoffs this year but, the board already voted to lay off 51 teachers in order to save money.

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  8. Wayne County Bank Robbery Suspect IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Troopers believe Aaron Gould, 39, of Honesdale robbed NBT Bank branch near Lake Ariel at gunpoint on Monday then took off in a bank teller's SUV.

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  9. Five Arrested After Two Separate Investigations, Including Thefts Of Two VehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Scranton police have five people in custody for two separate investigations and are currently trying to determine if they are connected. Police say two of the suspects are being charged for stealing vehicles from a repair shop in the city's Green Ridge section.

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  10. Skimmers on ATM's in Scranton and KingstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Officers believe the pair placed a skimming device on an ATM at Community Bank on North Keyser Avenue in Scranton last week.

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  11. Crime Concerns in Scranton's South SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The past few days have brought vehicle break-ins, thefts, and more, causing some to wonder if the crime rate is on the rise in Scranton's south side. On Saturday, police said Davon Hogan was firing a weapon on Prospect Avenue.

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  12. Flu on Minds During MassRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 11 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The sign of peace, communion, and the holy water: traditions that are all being adjusted at Masses across the country and right here in Scranton because of the flu. "The flu this year is particularly aggressive.

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  13. In Your NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 10 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Warm the season with a Luau Fundraiser to benefit the NEPA Youth Shelter. You must be 21 years to attend the Hawaiian food and fun with beer & wine, entertainment, raffle baskets & a 50/50 chance.

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  14. COLTS Buses Become More AccessibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 8 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Riding the public bus in Lackawanna County is getting easier for people with disabilities. The County of Lackawanna Transit System, COLTS, unveiled a new system for restraining wheelchairs in their buses.

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  15. A Good Day for Sledding With FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A snow day spent shoveling is a snow day wasted. That was a reminder some kids repeated to their parents as soon as the snow day was declared for the Scranton School District.

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  16. County Sheriff Warns of Phone ScamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The Lackawanna County sheriff says his office and the names of his own deputies are being used in a telephone scam that kept his staff busy all day. The caller ID shows the 570 area code.

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  17. Water Work Rattles Scranton NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A big drill about the size of a box truck is parked in south Scranton's Dutch Hollow neighborhood. It's been working its way under Interstate 81 to make way for a new water main.

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  18. Bus Tour Planned for Eagles Victory ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 5 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    A tour group in Lackawanna County is setting up bus rides for local Eagles fans to make their way to the city for the victory parade on Thursday. The emotions of Eagles fans are soaring right now after the team's 41-33 triumph over the Patriots in Super Bowl 52. The streets in Philly were mobbed after the game and that will also be the case on Thursday for the Eagles Super Bowl parade.

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  19. Small Fire Forces Scranton Students OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 5 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Students were forced out of an elementary school in Scranton for a time Monday morning after a small fire started in a bathroom.

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  20. Game Winning Garments: Scranton Company Scores Super Bowl Shirt ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 5 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    While many were sleeping, 23 employees at Kevin's Worldwide along Capouse Avenue in Scranton worked overnight to print around 13,000 Eagles Super Bowl Championship shirts. Workers at Kevin's say the last time they received a Super Bowl shirt contract was five years when the Baltimore Ravens beat the San Francisco 49ers.

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