Amid the big headlines in the state this year, one story trumped them all

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Looking back on 2016, one story trumped them all in Pennsylvania. Donald Trump surprised the nation by winning the White House, a victory made possible in part by becoming the first Republican presidential candidate to win Pennsylvania since 1988. The businessman edged Democrat Hillary Clinton by about 44,000 votes with help from […]

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DA and state Office of Attorney General dispute the cause of holdup in task force transfer

WILKES-BARRE — A holdup in the transfer of the local drug task force from state control to county control was the fault of the Luzerne County District Attorney’s Office because of paperwork it failed to provide for over a year, the state Office of Attorney General alleged Wednesday. The county district attorney’s office had recently […]

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