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Code Blue issued for Scranton due to cold, inclement weather

The City of Scranton has issued a code blue for two nights and will have an emergency shelter open.

Due to the forecast of overnight temperatures dropping below 20 degrees with windchill and inclement weather, the city will be under a code blue overnight on Friday, Jan. 13 and Saturday, Jan. 14.

Weston Field House at 982 Providence Road will be open as an emergency shelter from 8 p.m. until 7 a.m. each night and will be run by Keystone Mission.