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Carbon County Coroner Bob Miller has confirmed that a man drowned at Beltzville State Park this afternoon.

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Several fire companies from Schuylkill and Berks counties are in the process of recovering the body of a hiker from atop Hawk Mountain.

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Under my hat: Living through lunar lunacy Under my hat: Living through lunar lunacy 0
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By Donald Serfass

The moon landing on July 20, 1969, was the culmination of a wild decade.

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A Tamaqua man charged with prohibited possession of a firearm is headed to state prison, in a ruling by...

A Monroe County motorcyclist was killed in a crash on Friday afternoon.

State police at Stroudsburg identified the victim as...

A flash flood watch continues through Tuesday for the region.

Showers and thunderstorms are forecast to bring periods of heavy...

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly, New Jersey, has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for the region with 60...

Carbon County Coroner Bob Miller has confirmed that a man drowned at Beltzville State Park this afternoon.

Miller was at...



Police Logs

A Nesquehoning man faces assault charges after he threatened to kill two neighbors after first calling the police on another...

A man fled police but was later apprehended by the use of a K-9 unit.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said...

A Luzerne County man has been charged with terroristic threats after he sent threatening text messages to Boy Scouts of...

Pocono Mountain Regional police are looking for a Philadelphia man in relation to an assault case.

Police said a woman...

State police at Frackville are investigating a criminal mischief incident that occurred in Walker Township.

Troopers said a 48-year-old man...



Sports

 

Not even what amounted to a 48-hour rain delay could derail a well oiled Jim Thorpe machine.

Friday night,...

Ryan Saunders II graduated from Jim Thorpe High School in 2014 and enters the Jim Thorpe Area Sports Hall of...

 

Franklin Township places second in the Edward Neifert Memorial 9-Year-Old All-Star Tournament

The team posted a 4-2 record in...

I’ve had more than a few people tell me that there is no such thing as a positive addiction, and...

July 20, 1971 — Ted Lukac pitches a no-hitter to lead Summit Hill to a 13-0 victory over Weatherly in...



Arts & Lifestyle

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If there was any doubt that the 2019 box office belonged to the Walt Disney Co.,...

 

The hands of a clock move effortlessly like a duck on water. But just like a duck’s legs beneath...

The Luongo Brothers will perform at Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Company, located at 2440 Fairyland Road, Lehighton on Oct. 5....

On July 29, at 10:30 a.m., join naturalist Robin Tracy on the Crow, Lake View and Spirit trails in Tuscarora...

Locust Lake State Park in Barnesville, Schuylkill County will host a number of events over the next two weekends.

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Nation & World

ORLEANS, Mass. (AP) — A family fishing in Cape Cod Bay had an up close and personal encounter with a...

READING (AP) — The mayor of Reading has reversed course and says he will allow the LGBTQ rainbow flag to...

YORK (AP) — Officials say nine firefighters were treated for heat exhaustion and six transported to a hospital for treatment...

LANCASTER (AP) — Authorities say a stabbing at a Pennsylvania home has left one person dead and two others wounded....

KINGSTON (AP) — A Pennsylvania school district is warning that children could end up in foster care if their parents...



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