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Perhaps it wasn’t too much of a surprise that the opening night of a veterans salute Saturday in Tamaqua drew numerous veterans.

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LANCASTER (AP) — Over a lifetime, some Lancaster County residents may have seen a fox with mange.

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Slatington will advertise for bids to update its antiquated wastewater treatment plant.

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West Penn township police are investigating an early morning crash which seriously injured a Lansford man.

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About 16,000 PPL customers in Monroe County lost electricity for a few minutes on Monday afternoon.

Regional affairs director Carol...

A Lansford borough councilman is in jail after police seized drugs and weapons from his home.

Matthew Walsh, 33, of...

The Kidder Township board of supervisors will hold a public hearing in June to make way for a Valor Clinic...

Perhaps it wasn’t too much of a surprise that the opening night of a veterans salute Saturday in Tamaqua drew...

LANCASTER (AP) — Over a lifetime, some Lancaster County residents may have seen a fox with mange. Hunters may have...



Police Logs

A Schuylkill County man was jailed on Wednesday for assaulting a woman.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said George Rohrbach,...

An Allentown woman faces charges after she forged a check last year and has ignored police attempts to speak with...

Three Panther Valley High School students are facing theft charges after they took money from a teacher’s classroom last year....

A Schuylkill County man was jailed on Friday on several charges following an incident in which a knife was allegedly...

Palmerton Police Department reported the following incidents:

Possession of drug paraphernalia: Juli Schloff, 32, Greentown, was charged with prohibited...



Sports

Thirteen Times News area teams have qualified for the District 11 baseball and softball championships.

Six baseball and seven softball...

May 21, 1977 — Slatington’s Susan Jones wins three individual gold medals, while Palmerton’s Kay Partel also earns three (two...

Northwestern’s John McArdle finished in ninth place in the District 11 Class 3A boys pole vault on Sunday.

The event...

For the second week in a row and fourth time over the first seven weeks, rain put a stop to...

HAMBURG — While a do-over would have been better, Northwestern settled for an extended time-out in their Colonial League semifinal...



Arts & Lifestyle

About 25 years ago, Ruth Isenberg, editor of a group of weekly newspapers, wrote an editorial saying that Weatherly needed...

The following book review was written by Ruth Isenberg, vice president of the Weatherly Area Library board of directors.

“I...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Deadpool and his foul-mouthed crew of misfits and malcontents have taken down the Avengers.

Fox’s “Deadpool...

The 2018 Billboard Music Awards paid tribute to the students and teachers affected by recent deadly shootings in Texas and...

LONDON (AP) — Unwilling to kiss Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding goodbye just yet, Britain basked Sunday in the...



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Nation & World

PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) — White plumes of acid and extremely fine shards of glass billowed into the sky over Hawaii...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he will “demand” that the Justice Department investigate whether the FBI infiltrated his...

SANTA FE, Texas (AP) — Inside a packed church sanctuary, the seniors of Santa Fe High School and the prosecutor...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Santa Fe High School had conducted active shooter drills, armed police officers patrolled the hallways and...

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Sunday revealed his latest picks to be cardinals in the Catholic Church, including...



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