Lackawanna County Newswire

Lackawanna County Newswire

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  1. Susquehanna County Court Notes 9/23/2017Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... a politics column so often filled with prison tales. Not counting corruption convictions, we mean our past Lackawanna County Prison scandals and our latest, still-only-potential one. (read more) The palette of fall might look a little different this ...

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  2. Boscov family kicks off blanket driveRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... a politics column so often filled with prison tales. Not counting corruption convictions, we mean our past Lackawanna County Prison scandals and our latest, still-only-potential one. (read more) The palette of fall might look a little different this ...

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  3. Judge orders Abington Heights student to testify in former teacher's lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... a child for allegedly placing Trey Koehler, then 13, in a chokehold a month earlier. In November 2016, a Lackawanna County jury deliberated just 10 minutes before finding Yelland not guilty of both charges. He sued the district in 2016, alleging ...

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  4. Protect fans at ballgamesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... bats. In 2016, all 30 major league stadiums and many minor league stadiums, including PNC Field in Lackawanna County, extended screens behind home plate to cover the distance from home plate to the dugouts. That ensures that only pop-ups, rather ...

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  5. Your OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... Since there is no cure or prevention and limited media coverage of the illness, I have received state and Lackawanna County proclamations identifying September as Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness and Education Month. I will give a civic presentation ...

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  6. It must be serious: O'Malley doesn't say - cheese'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    Lackawanna County Commissioner Pat O'Malley holds the rifle barrel that fell off a statue of the Soldiers and Sailors monument on Tuesday in Scranton. The rifle with bayonet was found last week by Scranton resident Albert Guthrie.

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  7. Judge orders student to testify in former teacher's lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... a child for allegedly placing Trey Koehler, then 13, in a chokehold a month earlier. In November 2016, a Lackawanna County jury deliberated just 10 minutes before finding Yelland not guilty of both charges. He sued the district in 2016, alleging ...

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  8. 75 years ago - Former Archbald election officials rearrested; Jesuits officially welcomed to ScrantonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... that the Holy Spirit would illuminate the intellects of the faculty and students at both institutions. Lackawanna County District Attorney James Brady ordered that three former Archbald election board officials - Milton Zelno, John Choplinsky and ...

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  9. Slain trooper's widow sues killer's parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    ... alleges in a lawsuit. Tiffany Dickson, Dunmore, filed the survival and wrongful death action Thursday in Lackawanna County Court, seeking damages from Frein and his parents, Eugene M. and Deborah Frein of Canadensis. The lawsuit contends Eugene and ...

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  10. Body found in Lackawanna River; Duryea police notifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Robert Baron, missing since January. An autopsy on the man found in the river is scheduled for Sunday, Lackawanna County Coroner Tim Rowland said. The investigation is being turned over to Duryea police, Dubernas said. Police have preliminarily ...

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  11. Cpl. Dickson's widow sues Frein, parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... alleges in a lawsuit. Tiffany Dickson, Dunmore, filed the survival and wrongful death action Thursday in Lackawanna County Court, seeking damages from Frein and his parents, Eugene M. and Deborah Frein of Canadensis. The lawsuit contends Eugene and ...

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  12. Lackawanna County prison guards on leave paid more than $400k so farRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... smog, believed to have been caused by fumes from the Marvine culm bank fire and heavy rain. (read more) Lackawanna County paid more than $400,000 so far to nine prison guards placed on administrative leave while authorities investigate allegations ...

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  13. Four Lackawanna County officials subpoenaed to testify in grand jury probeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... office of the Attorney General Special Investigations Police unit carries a computer tower from the Lackawanna County Prison on Thursday. BUTCH COMEGYS / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER An agent from the Pennsylvania office of the Attorney General Special ...

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  14. Scranton Raid: Why So Many Cops?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... they looking for? And why did they need so many cops to do it? Police say most officers were needed at the Lackawanna County Prison on North Washington Avenue. Agents were sent inside a potentially dangerous prison environment to get paperwork and ...

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  15. 3rd Circuit Defines 'Willful' FLSA Violation, OKs 67 Percent Fee SlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Law.com

    A federal appeals court has ruled that although Lackawanna County failed to pay overtime to some of its employees, it did not show a "willfulness" to violate the Fair Labor Standards Act. P.J. D'Annunzio can be contacted at 215-557-2315 or [email protected]

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  16. County offices raided in jail sex probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    Pennsylvania State Police and agents with the state attorney general's office have raided several government offices in northeastern Pennsylvania as part of an investigation into sexual misconduct at a county prison. The Times-Tribune reports that Investigators entered the Lackawanna County administration building, county prison and the prison's work release center on Thursday.

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  17. Lackawanna County Court Notes 9/22/2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Tribune

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  18. Teachers Are On the Picket Line in Dallas Area SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WOGY-AM Pittston

    ... be out of the classroom this time. Also after 8 days students in the Abington Heights School District in Lackawanna County are back in the classroom today. The union representing teachers and the district have not yet reached a contract agreement ...

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  19. Raid targets Lackawanna offices in jail...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Times News

    Pennsylvania State Police and agents with the state attorney general's office have raided several government offices in northeastern Pennsylvania as part of an investigation into sexual misconduct at a county prison. The Times-Tribune reports that Investigators entered the Lackawanna County administration building, county prison and the prison's work release center on Thursday.

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  20. McCann campus in W-B Twp. preparing to closeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Citizens' Voice

    ... the school's accreditor. McCann has turned away new students from its campus in Dickson City in Lackawanna County since the end of last year. A decision by the U.S. Department of Education in December 2016 to no longer recognize the Accrediting ...

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