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For the fourth consecutive year, it’s in the win column.

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Like most families, the band Free Range Folk has trouble getting everyone together in one place outside of the holidays.

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Local

There’s a shortage of Christmas trees?

“It’s absolutely correct,” said Glenn Beers, of Old Homestead Tree Farm in Towamensing Township....

Two additional suspects have been arrested and charged in connection with a fatal shooting that left two people dead and...

“Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” could be a marathon dance if done in Lehighton.

That’s because there are 151 decorated...

Santa Claus arrived at Ross Township Saturday afternoon on a firetruck — not a sled driven by reindeer.

Santa stepped...

Children from ages 1 to 92 anxiously awaited the arrival of Santa Claus at the third annual tree lighting held...



Police Logs

State police at Stroudsburg said someone tried to cash two checks made out to the Monroe County Veterans Association of...

A Monroe County man was jailed on Saturday after he exposed himself at an area inn.

State police at Stroudsburg...

 

A Kelayres woman faces a driving under the influence charge after a Nov. 7 incident.

McAdoo police were dispatched...

State police at Lehighton reported the following incidents:

• Alleged indecent assault incidents that happened in 2009 were reported. Police...

Four people were hurt in a one-vehicle crash at 7:59 p.m. Nov. 24 on the Forest Inn Road in Lower...



Sports

In his preseason interviews, Palmerton girls head basketball coach Dan Beck admitted his squad’s intent to run the ball and...

 

For the fourth consecutive year, it’s in the win column.

And while it may not have been a masterpiece,...

Northern Lehigh School Board approved the following co-curricular appointment for the 2019-2020 school year:

• Jacob Schneck, middle school boys’...

The Panther Valley boys basketball team opened the season with a convincing win over Columbia Montour Vo-Tech on Saturday.

In...

December 9, 1988 — Chad Blose scores a team-high 18 points and Northern Lehigh rallies from an early deficit to...



Arts & Lifestyle

 

Like most families, the band Free Range Folk has trouble getting everyone together in one place outside of the...

NEW YORK (AP) — Guns N’ Roses, Maroon 5, DJ Khaled and DaBaby will bring the heat to Super Bowl...

 

What better way to end a holiday Christmas tree picking trip than with a warm, classic dish for supper?...

NEW YORK — Ree Drummond — known for her Food Network cooking show, “The Pioneer Woman” — won’t follow diet...

Marinating is a terrific basic kitchen technique.

Essentially, you can take any kind of meat, fish or seafood, or even...



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Nation & World

LOS ANGELES — Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — René Auberjonois, a prolific actor best known for his roles on the television shows “Benson” and...

ALSACE TOWNSHIP (AP) — A Pennsylvania man fatally shot himself with a crossbow while he was hunting on his property,...

HARRISBURG (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is making another trip to the presidential battleground state of Pennsylvania this year,...

A prison psychologist in Pennsylvania has lost his license over a string of suicides and suicide attempts at a now-closed...



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