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“Ham,” or amateur, radio is often considered a hobby.

But when disaster strikes, it becomes an indispensable tool.

Carbon moves to paper ballots Carbon moves to paper ballots 0

 

Carbon County voters can expect new voting machines in November, and it involves paper.

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Giving back makes the world a better place. It’s even more special when you’re able to help your own community.

Palmerton’s Nelson named TN/LVHN Male Track & Field Athlete of the Year Palmerton’s Nelson named TN/LVHN Male Track & Field Athlete of the Year 0
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Failure can be a powerful motivator.

It was for Palmerton’s Jordan Nelson.

NW’s Akelaitis named TN/LVHN Softball Player of the Year NW’s Akelaitis named TN/LVHN Softball Player of the Year 0
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Bring on the gamesmanship and the trash talk. You’re not going to rattle this girl’s chains.

Local

One of Lehighton Area School District’s two remaining unused elementary school buildings will go up for sale on July 15....

 

When New England Motor Freight announced its bankruptcy in February, around 200 local employees lost their jobs.

That marked...

 

“Ham,” or amateur, radio is often considered a hobby.

But when disaster strikes, it becomes an indispensable tool.

Ham...

 

Carbon County voters can expect new voting machines in November, and it involves paper.

On Monday morning, the election...

 

Giving back makes the world a better place. It’s even more special when you’re able to help your own...



Police Logs

State police at Lehighton reported on the following incidents investigated by troopers.

• Ivan Demin, of Lower Valley Drive, in...

 

State police at Fern Ridge reported on the following incidents being investigated by troopers.

• Troopers said employees of...

State police at Frackville reported the following:

• Police released the result of a DUI checkpoint conducted along Route 61...

State police at Lehighton reported on the following arrests made by troopers.

• Marcus Graves, 27, of Saylorsburg, has been...

A driver was jailed on Monday after he led police on a high-speed chase in Schuylkill County.

State police at...



Sports

 

Failure can be a powerful motivator.

It was for Palmerton’s Jordan Nelson.

The junior had a rough time during...

The door kept on opening and shutting … opening and shutting … until one team finally found the key to...

Jim Thorpe knocked off first-place Coplay in Connie Mack action on Monday.

Elsewhere, the Birches gained a walk-off win over...

June 25, 2002 — Lehighton drills three homers to help post a 14-7 Lehigh Valley Legion victory over Palmerton. Ryan...

 

Bring on the gamesmanship and the trash talk. You’re not going to rattle this girl’s chains.

Time after time...



Arts & Lifestyle

 

Railroads constructed by Asa Packer and the Lehigh Coal & Navigation Company, transported the coal but the creation of...

The Tamaqua Community Arts Center will host Oil Painting with Janet Dean from 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. today. No...

Various events are planned for Tuscarora and Locust Lake state parks in Barnesville, Schuylkill County.

• Join naturalist Robin Tracey...

Music in the Park continues at Kennedy Park in Lansford Sunday at the gazebo, next to the Panther Valley Football...

Steamtown National Historic Site will run railroad passenger excursions during the month of June.

Saturday: Excursion will be from Steamtown...



Nation & World

CONCORD, N.H. — The driver of a truck in a collision that killed seven motorcyclists was charged Monday with seven...

COLUMBIA, N.H. (AP) — A long-planned Blessing of the Bikes ceremony for motorcycle enthusiasts became a grief-filled memorial Sunday as...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal authorities have upped the amount of cocaine they seized from a ship at the Philadelphia port...

PHILADELPHIA — Explosions and a blaze at the largest oil refinery on the East Coast sent a fireball into the...

HARRISBURG (AP) — Legislation advancing in Pennsylvania’s Republican-controlled Legislature would eliminate the ballot option for voters to simply select a...



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