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With a judge’s ruling overturning some of his kids-for-cash convictions, former Luzerne County Judge Mark A. Ciavarella Jr. is headed for a second trial on charges he took kickbacks for sending juveniles to for-profit prisons.

The month-long dispute over a tax increase to boost police protection in Plymouth continues as the new mayor vetoes the 2018 budget.

Bad blood from the November mayoral election spilled over at the Wyoming Borough Council’s first meeting of the year Monday.