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Police activity on the detour route prompted a postponement for repairs to the Main Street Bridge today.

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The body of a Montgomery man missing since last week has been discovered.

Painful picture of abuse: 300 priests, 1,000 victims detailed in Catholic report Painful picture of abuse: 300 priests, 1,000 victims detailed in Catholic report 0
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The Pennsylvania Supreme Court released what is believed to be the largest grand jury report of its kind Tuesday, leveling accusations of

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A Tamaqua man who attempted to burn mold from the walls and floors of his apartment, setting the building on...

HARRISBURG — A landmark grand jury report on clergy abuse in six Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania detailed how priests...

HARRISBURG — A sweeping grand jury report into child sexual abuse in Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania said church officials...

A former home contractor who was recently sentenced in Carbon and Lehigh counties to state prison for defaulting on his...

Fire damaged a 3-car garage in Nesquehoning Wednesday afternoon.

At3:45p.m. Nesquehoning, Jim Thorpe, Lansford, and Summit Hill fire companies along...



Police Logs

A Nazareth man who admitted to police that he ”shot up” with drugs before police’s arrival at a crash scene...

According to the Lehighton Borough Police Department, on Aug. 7, in cooperation with the County Drug Task Force and the...

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported on the following incidents:

• Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that occurred in...

A Carbon County business has been cited by the Wilkes-Barre enforcement office of the state liquor control board.

Griff’s Ale...

A Monroe County man is facing charges relative to several burglaries.

Pocono Mountain Regional police identified the suspect as Kyle...



Sports

READING – Ryan Howard was happy to be back in the baseball town where his long career took shape in...

August 15, 1957 — A big game from George Barron propels Tamaqua to a decisive 12-2 victory over Nesquehoning in...

Northern Lehigh School Board on Monday unanimously agreed to renew the appointments for the following co-curricular positions for the 2018-19...

A change in the scrimmage football game between Marian and Northern Lehigh this Saturday has been announced.

The contest, originally...

August 14, 1988 — The East all-star squad, comprised of players from Nesquehoning, Weatherly, Franklin Township and Jim Thorpe, explode...



Arts & Lifestyle

Penn’s Peak announced today that it will host Dark Star Orchestra Fall Tour 2018 at 8 p.m. Nov. 21.

The...

NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as...

The Girl Scouts will offer a new, gluten-free cookie, Caramel Chocolate Chip, in its 2019 lineup, with limited availability in...

Celtic Cultural Alliance announces an Irish soda bread contest sponsored by King Arthur at Celtic Classic on Sept. 29.

Amateur...

Lehigh Valley Style will be hosting the inaugural Whiskey and Fine Spirits Festival from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 13...



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Nation & World

CAPE CORAL, Fla. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman has been arrested for allegedly kicking, punching and ripping out the hair...

CHICAGO (AP) — Top U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration officials will unveil new plans to combat Mexican drug cartels Wednesday in...

WYNCOTE (AP) — A man pulled a gun during a dispute with another customer in Walmart checkout lines near Philadelphia...

DARBY — Heavy rains triggered flash flooding in parts of central and eastern Pennsylvania on Monday, closing down a heavily...

 

MILAN — A bridge on a main highway between Italy and France collapsed Tuesday in the Italian city of...



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