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A woman from Perkasie escaped serious injury  Saturday afternoon when a bullet passed through her car in Kidder Township.

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Bleeding is the number one preventable cause of death following an injury.

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It’s in your nature: The porcupine It’s in your nature: The porcupine 0
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A woman from Perkasie escaped serious injury  Saturday afternoon when a bullet passed through her car in Kidder Township.

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The Pennsylvania Departments of Agriculture and Health today warned Pennsylvanians to take precautionary measures against mosquito bites for themselves...

Four thousand hogs were killed this morning by a fire in Lynn Township.

Two structures housing 2,000 hogs each burned...

 

Bleeding is the number one preventable cause of death following an injury.

Ambulance crews know that, so they carry...

The roundabouts in the works for Brodheadsville are just two out of many new traffic circles sprouting up across the...



Police Logs

An Albrightsville man has been charged with possession of a large amount of heroin and marijuana.

According to the affidavit...

Over $3,000 worth of items, including multiple pieces of jewelry worth $2,000, were stolen in a burglary that was reported...

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

• On Aug. 9 at 7:07 a.m....

State police at Fern Ridge reported on the following arrests made by troopers recently.

• On Sept. 6 at 8:22...

State police at the Fern Ridge barracks were summoned at 9:20 a.m. Sept. 14 to investigate a theft by deception...



Sports

 

Palmerton’s Chris Walkowiak was left with a “glass half full or empty” scenario after Friday’s 28-21 loss to Pen...

The hype surrounding the contest between two programs that sported identical 3-1 records was warranted

Saucon Valley and Northern Lehigh...

Mike Farr might have started to wonder if the calvary was coming.

A sluggish start to the season left the...

The matchup might not have been between unbeaten teams, but the excitement it produced was worthy of that type of...

ORWIGSBURG – It’s now post time.

The real games have begun for Tamaqua as it searches for perfection and also...



Arts & Lifestyle

 

For some people this time of year is all about hoodies, campfires and pumpkin spice everything, but for one...

 

Porcupines, sometimes called quill pigs, are the second largest rodent in Pennsylvania, in fact in North America as well....

Ferne Elaine Berger (Mertz) and Robert D. Berger Jr. of Lehighton celebrated their 60th anniversary on Sept. 26.

The couple...

Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Hirochek Sr. of Nesquehoning celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 20.

Mrs. Hirochek is the...

Check out “Peter Pan Jr.” at the Tamaqua Community Arts Center this weekend.

A group of 23 performers between the...



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Nation & World

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is getting out of the vaping business.

The nation’s largest retailer said Friday that it...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thirty years after her patrolman husband was killed in a traffic stop, Maureen Faulkner agreed to a...

HARRISBURG (AP) — The final shutdown of Three Mile Island, where 1979’s terrifying partial meltdown became a landmark event in...

MIAMI (AP) — People on Bermuda rushed to make final preparations for an expected close brush with Hurricane Humberto, a...

NEW YORK (AP) — The number and rate of abortions across the United States have plunged to their lowest levels...



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