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Tamaqua Area School Board met on Tuesday, but rather than any agenda item, the focus was squarely on its leader.

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Conditional approval for a land development plan sparked a heated debate at the Franklin Township supervisors’ meeting on Tuesday evening.

Nesquehoning apartment complex faces fines, installing upgraded system Nesquehoning apartment complex faces fines, installing upgraded system 0

Owners of a Nesquehoning apartment complex plan on installing an upgraded alarm system to help cut down on the number of responses by the

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HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) — "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek is set to moderate a debate in this year's Pennsylvania governor's race.

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One person was injured Wednesday morning in a crash along Route 443 in West Penn Township.

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A brief period of sleet or freezing rain could occur across the highest elevations for a few hours Thursday morning, particularly Monroe...

A crash has closed the southbound lanes of the Northeast Extension between Mahoning Valley and Lehigh Valley.

 

Due to...

Owners of a Nesquehoning apartment complex plan on installing an upgraded alarm system to help cut down on the number...

Conditional approval for a land development plan sparked a heated debate at the Franklin Township supervisors’ meeting on Tuesday evening....

Tamaqua Area School Board met on Tuesday, but rather than any agenda item, the focus was squarely on its leader....



Police Logs

State police at Lehighton are investigating a terroristic threats incident reported at the Pleasant Valley Intermediate School in Polk Township,...

A snow-covered Monroe County road was the scene of a two-vehicle crash on Saturday at 5:56 p.m. State police at...

State police at Frackville reported investigating a crash along Interstate 81 in Foster Township, Schuylkill County, at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday....

State police report the following:

• State police at Schuylkill Haven are seeking the owner of two black nylon duffel...

Saturday’s snowy weather conditions led to a crash along Interstate 81 in Frailey Township, Schuylkill County.

State police at Frackville...



Sports

One play.

Sometimes all it takes is one nifty game-changing play to sway the momentum.

With Pleasant Valley trailing by...

The following schools have announced ticket sales for their District 11 basketball playoff games.

Tamaqua

Tickets will be on sale...

The 2017-18 Colonial League wrestling all stars were recently announced.

Northwestern’s Caleb Clymer was a first team selection at 170...

Aubrey Blasiak had her sights set on scoring 1,000 points for a long time.

And with her selfless attitude, work...

Pleasant Valley’s girls and boys basketball teams will play in District 11 first round playoff games.

CLASS 6A GIRLS FIRST...



Arts & Lifestyle

“The Greatest Showman” puts on quite a show. It’s a movie made for Broadway.

While not billed as a movie...

The Alzheimer Association Caregiver Support Group at Blue Mountain Health System meets monthly at 5:30 p.m. in the third-floor conference...

Q. Can you get rid of warts with duct tape?

For starters, check with your doctor before beginning any self-treatment...

New Seasons at St. Luke’s Gnaden Huetten Campus will co-sponsor an AARP Safe Driver Renewal Class from 9 a.m. to...

Health and aging care is facing more changes, which prompts providers to live by the mantra, the “four R’s” to...



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Nation & World

MONTREAT, N.C. (AP) — The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a...

JOHNSTOWN. (AP) — A Pennsylvania couple has lost their home in a mudslide, and they say their insurance company likely...

WEST CHESTER (AP) — One Pennsylvania resident has been called to perform his civic duty a few years earlier than...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a 5-year-old boy was accidentally stabbed in the chest by his 10-year-old brother in southwest...

ALTOONA (AP) — State police say a Pennsylvania Department of Transportation worker was struck and killed on an interstate.

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