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The Precision Machine Shop at Carbon Career and Technical Institute was humming.

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My brother ate Abraham Lincoln.

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The outcome of Saturday’s Marian-Jim Thorpe basketball game wasn’t decided until the final second as the Olympians hung on to post a 48-47

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The Carbon County Animal Response Team is seeking the owner of a stray pot belly pig found Tuesday afternoon...

Last December, 885 people who headed out on the roads for the holidays didn’t come home due to a drunken...

 

Weeks before he beat to death his father, Michael D. Marchalk stood at the foot of Gary D. Marchalk’s...

 

A Norristown man’s plan to make money by selling marijuana was foiled early Monday morning when a Tamaqua police...

A burst of color has been added to various storefront windows in downtown Lehighton, thanks to the talents of a...



Police Logs

State police at Lehighton are investigating an act of criminal mischief that was reported on Thursday.

Troopers said a 65-year-old...

A Carbon County inmate is being sent back to New Jersey after police learned there were two active warrants out...

A taxi driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence following an incident that occurred on Dec. 4....

A Nesquehoning man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly choked his girlfriend during an altercation last month.

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A deer was blamed for a one-vehicle crash that occurred at 12:23 a.m. Sunday along Route 924 in East Union...



Sports

The Schuylkill League Football All-League team was recently unveiled, and the Times News was well-represented on both the Division 1...

Both the Marian and Lehighton boys basketball teams were digging it Monday night.

The Colts were digging points early and...

The Tamaqua Jr. Raiders 6th grade boys basketball team captured the championship of the North Schuylkill Tip Off Tournament. Tamaqua...

Palmerton made its trip to Philadelphia a successful one as it defeated Palisades in boys basketball action.

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East Stroudsburg University President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D., announced Monday that the University will add women’s wrestling as an intercollegiate...



Arts & Lifestyle

NEW YORK (AP) — Many companies including McDonald’s and Kellogg are purging artificial colors from their foods, but don’t expect...

My brother ate Abraham Lincoln. That becomes a big problem for 7-year-old Chase in Jennifer Lobasso’s illustrated children’s book, “My...

Pamela Black, associate professor of criminal justice at Penn State Hazleton, has released a new book titled “Minorities and Deviance:...

Parents, do you have a rising or current college student? If so, have you filled out this year’s FAFSA (also...

Preschool story hour at the Slatington Public Library has been a lot of fun. The children have made friends, danced,...



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Nation & World

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — Police say a water-tank truck driver had a blood-alcohol content more than twice the legal limit...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic congressional leaders are seeking to avert a partial government shutdown amid a...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wanted: Top aide to most powerful leader in world. Chief qualification: Willing to take the job. Must...

TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. military said Tuesday that five missing crew members have been declared dead after their refueling...

SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. authorities arrested 32 people at a demonstration Monday that was organized by a Quaker group...



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