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Friends, family and supportive strangers came together on a perfect day for Dylan and Gavin’s Rainbow Snowflake 5K Saturday in Lehighton.

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles coach Doug Pederson has confirmed that star quarterback Carson Wentz has a torn left ACL and will miss rest of

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More snow fell Saturday than expected during the area’s first snowfall of the season, apparently catching some off guard.

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Despite the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, many of us still enjoy taking the time to make gifts for friends and family or decora

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NEW YORK (AP) — A crude pipe bomb strapped to a man inspired by the Islamic State group went off Monday in a crowded subway corridor near

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Friends, family and supportive strangers came together on a perfect day for Dylan and Gavin’s Rainbow Snowflake 5K Saturday in...

More snow fell Saturday than expected during the area’s first snowfall of the season, apparently catching some off guard.

The...

The Tamaqua Area Faith Fellowship honored borough mayor Chris Morrison during Saturday’s Community Advent Breakfast
Tamaqua Area Faith Fellowship representative James...

Snow showers are possible after midnight tonight. There is the potential for spotty snowfall amounts ranging from a dusting to...

At least one person was injured Saturday afternoon  in a crash along Route 443 in Walker township.

The crash occurred...



Police Logs

State police at Frackville investigated several crashes on snow-slicked roads Saturday, including one in which a Tamaqua driver was seriously...

State police at Frackville said a Schuylkill County man is facing charges following an incident at 3:45 a.m. on Nov....

State police at Frackville are investigating the theft of an all-terrain vehicle from a Schuylkill County resident.

Troopers said John...

State police at Frackville reported on two crashes investigated by troopers earlier this week.

A two-vehicle crash was reported on...

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a one-vehicle crash at 1:48 p.m. on Monday along Route 61 in North...



Sports

Tamaqua wasn’t clicking on all cylinders on Saturday afternoon in the championship game of the Lady Blue Raiders Tip-Off tournament....

Palmerton’s Lucas Christman, Tamaqua’s Bronson Strouse and Panther Valley’s Hunter Kennedy all picked up tournament championships in wrestling action on...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles coach Doug Pederson has confirmed that star quarterback Carson Wentz has a torn left ACL and...

The first game of the season for any team, no matter what the skill level, can be challenging. Usually, it...

 

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ryan Shazier was everywhere. His helmet rested on the Pittsburgh Steelers' bench. His jersey too. His...



Arts & Lifestyle

Despite the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, many of us still enjoy taking the time to make gifts...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The animated family film “Coco” has topped the box office for a third time on a...

Lehigh Gap Nature Center volunteer Anne Zagarella helped visitors make their own bird cookies this past Saturday. These little crafts...

The Carbon County Friends of Animals will be touring the Harry Packer Mansion, 19 Packer Hill Ave. in Jim Thorpe...

Holiday decorating is all about adding a bit of cheer and sparkle, a task made easier by the recent popularity...



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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — A fraternity's chapter house property at Penn State is closing this month after alumni became...

NEW YORK (AP) — A crude pipe bomb strapped to a man inspired by the Islamic State group went off...

EASTON (AP) — Authorities say a man cleaning out the basement of an eastern Pennsylvania home reported finding a decomposing...

 

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A powerful flare-up on the western edge of Southern California's largest and most destructive wildfire...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state court trial over congressional district boundaries is about to get underway in Pennsylvania as...



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