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Photo: AP, License: N/A WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. — This isn’t the first time Eric Matthew Frein fled to avoid prosecution. The Barrett Twp. man suspected of shooting to death one Pennsylvania state trooper and critically wounding another was set to go to trial in Schuyler County, New York, on theft charges on April 6, 2006. (read more)
Scranton’s commuters will not have to pay a tax to work in the city, a judge ruled Tuesday. Senior Judge John Braxton of Philadelphia issued an order striking down Scranton’s Act 205 commuter tax, set to take effect today. (read more)
My new schedule allows Chrissy to ride at my side, so we are no longer taking two cars downtown every day. Also, we no longer have two cars. We pay $100 a month to park at the Mall at Steamtown. (read more)
The private investigator who reviewed Lackawanna County operations for the defunct Government Study Commission maintains in court documents he prepared only one version of his report and no “unredacted” copy exists. (read more)

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