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Republican registrations and vote totals are surging in Luzerne County judging from Tuesday’s election, when voters gave the GOP a majority on the county council.

A massive 50-year-old weeping willow that dominated the corner of Wyoming Avenue and Pierce Street in Kingston was taken down Wednesday over fears it had become a safety hazard.

Wilkes-Barre is considering a multi-million-dollar sale of its sewer system.