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A debris-clogged Solomon Creek threatened serious flooding in Wilkes-Barre Monday and the city’s mayor accused the county Flood Protection Authority of failing to act to minimize the risk. The authority’s executive director said the mayor’s comments showed “complete ignorance” of the workings of the flood control system.

A teenager charged with fatally stabbing a Back Mountain father and wounding his wife and daughter has been ruled incompetent to stand trial.

In sports, Kingston/Forty Fort advanced in the Junior League Softball East Regional Tournament Monday.