Archive for May 2012

Butler Township Single Stream Recycling

Butler Township Recycling

  Thanks to a new machine in Butler Township, Luzerne County, the area has switched to “single-stream” recycling, so residents will no longer have to separate mixed paper and co-mingled containers. Butler Township manager, Maryanne Petrilla tells News 13 that a new machine will also allow the hauling fees to significantly be reduced because it…

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Patriotic Pictures Wanted!

Independence Day is only a little over a month away and in honor of the patriotic holiday we want to show off our viewers love for America. We need you to send us pictures of your children, pets, yourself or maybe your home decor that shows you patriotism, Or even your american hero, a soldier in…

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Beary Scary Story

An unusual visitor to Hazle Township caused quite a scene Thursday morning. The visitor  was not a lion, or tiger, but a bear, a big bear.  It ended up in someones back yard after it was spotted in another part of town and chased to Hazle Township near the high school. News 13 was at the scene…

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HAHS Graduation Set-up

Hazleton Area High School is gearing up for its graduation ceremony! Each year the Pomp and Circumstance set-up takes a lot of man power and this year, for the most part, it has been no different. News 13 took a trip to the high school Thursday morning, as graduation set-up was in full swing. Workers were busy…

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New Police SUV Flooded Out

The Borough of McAdoo’s Police Department welcomed a new crime fighting vehicle last week, a 2012 ford Explorer SUV, but not even 48 hours into having that vehicle in service, it was out of service, and its all thanks to the fast moving storms that dumped inches of water on the Borough Saturday. Someone captured…

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