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Owners of a popular work wear store in Palmerton have put the business up for sale after nearly 20 years.

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The feeling was as sweet as Jim Thorpe’s Will Schwartz could have imagined.

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A few weeks ago, while sitting in a cold Carbon County woodland, I heard a flock of snow geese heading south.

Local

 

Firefighters from four counties battled through the night early Friday until late in the afternoon to extinguish a smoky,...

Carbon County’s Homeless Task Force will be going around the county on Jan. 22 in the hopes of getting a...

Eight fire departments and ambulance associations in the 176th Legislative District have been awarded nearly $97,000 in state funding, Rep....

 

United States Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Zaire Unique Burkett, 20, of Whitehall in a Chestnuthill...

 

The following events have been postponed or canceled because of the expected storm:

• The Chili Cook Off to benefit...



Police Logs

Several people were injured Friday afternoon in a crash along Route 54 in Rush Township. The crash occurred about 2...

A Drums woman who intentionally drove here vehicle head-on into another vehicle at 5:17 p.m. Jan. 7 on Route 93...

State police at Frackville are investigating an act of vandalism at a Schuylkill County location.

Troopers said someone smashed two...

A Carbon County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence following an incident at 11:05 a.m. Dec....

 

State police at Frackville reported on arrests made by troopers.

• Troopers said at 10:09 a.m. Dec. 18, 2019,...



Sports

 

The feeling was as sweet as Jim Thorpe’s Will Schwartz could have imagined.

And it was as satisfying as...

Tamaqua swept a Schuylkill League swim meet with Mahanoy Area on Friday.

The Tamaqua girls had to find a way...

Tim Moll became Northwestern’s all-time leader in wrestling coaching victories on Friday night.

BOYS BASKETBALL

NDES-Marian

Notre Dame of East...

Lehighton didn’t have a good start against Panther Valley Friday night.

It had two.

The Indians got out of the...

At a New Year’s Day trout fishing event, sponsored by Schuylkill County Trout Unlimited and the Schuylkill Headwaters Association, hardworking...



Arts & Lifestyle

 

A few weeks ago, while sitting in a cold Carbon County woodland, I heard a flock of snow geese...

A few months after performing at the Stitch of the Tamaqua Community Arts Center, a high-profile stand-up comic is coming...

Grace-St. Paul’s UMC will hold a 13-week journey of healing for those grieving the loss of a loved one or...

The critically acclaimed Baby Wants Candy and one of the most popular Asian-American improv shows in the nation highlight the...

This week, Penn’s Peak has announced that there are four new shows in the 2020 concert lineup.

On March 21,...



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Nation & World

HARRISBURG — A fight to block Gov. Tom Wolf from closing two state centers for the intellectually disabled produced a...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some aviation experts said Wednesday that they were puzzled after the crew of a commercial airliner...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia International Airport will soon begin testing biometric screening on some international flights.

Three different facial recognition...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A former Penn State football player claims in a lawsuit that Nittany Lions players hazed him...

The U.S. Supreme Court decided a citizenship question won’t be on this spring’s census form, but that doesn’t mean the...



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