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Mayor Tony George on Thursday defended his firing of Officer Dan Duffy, saying he feared for the safety of his family after receiving a threatening...
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Officer Dan Duffy, vice president of the city police union that has been in a heated battle with department leadership and the mayor, was fired...
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Police union vice president Dan Duffy was fired by Mayor Tony George, as the long-running feud between the union and administration seems to have reached...
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Officer Dan Duffy, vice president of the city police union that has been in a heated battle with department leadership and the mayor, was fired...
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Officer Dan Duffy, vice president of the city police union that has been in a heated battle with department leadership and the mayor, was fired...
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The November election is three weeks from Tuesday, but some communities in our area are struggling to staff the polling places.
The new Luzerne County central court building opened next to the prison on Water Street on Monday morning. The court, which has been in the...
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WILKES-BARRE--- Wilkes-Barre Mayor Tony George presented the city's proposed budget for 2018 on Thursday. Homeowners won't have to pay more in property taxes, but they might...
Mayor Tony George's 2018 budget proposal contains no tax increase, but it does call for a switch in the garbage collection system that will raise...
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The 2018 budget proposed by Mayor Tony George forgoes a property tax increase, but looks to other areas to balance the $49.2 million spending plan....
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Wilkes-Barre City Councilman Tony Brooks hosted a walking tour of the architecture of downtown Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, stopping at residential and commercial buildings on Franklin,...
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In a meeting room packed with police officers and members of the public, city council on Thursday voted to authorize the administration to hire the...
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It was standing room only in Wilkes-Barre city council chambers Thursday night as council members voted to investigate the city police department. In the back...
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They didn't address city council Thursday night but about 30 members of the Wilkes-Barre Police Benevolent Association spoke with their presence to urge a review...
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It didn't take long for Mayor Tony George to find what he was looking for on Custer Street. The mayor joined Henry Radulski, the city's...
Despite its precarious financial situation, the city will likely end the year in the black, according to its financial consultant. Vieen Leung, senior managing consultant...
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City council will vote Thursday on a resolution that calls for the Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association to conduct an assessment of the police department...
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Another city police officer was notified of disciplinary action against him by the chief, bringing the total to six within the department and four this...
Three more city police officers face suspensions in the latest round of disciplines that has prompted some city council members to call for an independent...
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A former Wilkes-Barre police officer disciplined multiple times and ultimately fired for pulling out his loaded gun and saying he would kill himself if he...
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