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‘The doll that created havoc in the West End’ ‘The doll that created havoc in the West End’ 0
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Bad bug!Spotted lanternflies spread to 14 counties Bad bug!Spotted lanternflies spread to 14 counties 0
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potted lanternflies, an invasive species, were first identified in 2014 in Berks County.

Kicking off another season of Grid Picks Kicking off another season of Grid Picks 0
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TENNIS PREVIEWS: Can Thorpe pull off an encore performance? TENNIS PREVIEWS: Can Thorpe pull off an encore performance? 0
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The 2019 tennis season opened this week and the three area programs all have questions to answer.

Power restored in Jim Thorpe, still out in Mahoning Power restored in Jim Thorpe, still out in Mahoning 0

Power has been restored to almost 1.000 customers on the east side of Jim Thorpe. The power went out as the result of a storm that passed through around 6 p.m.

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Panther Valley school board members accepted a letter of resignation from special education director Dr. Catherine Nelson Thursday night.

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Traffic is slow going along Route 309 in Lynn Township on the Blue Mountain. Shortly after 6 a.m. the operator...

Power has been restored to almost 1.000 customers on the east side of Jim Thorpe. The power went out as...

Several hundred people are without power in Carbon County after a hard hitting storm went through the area.

Mahoning Township...

The Tamaqua Area School Board Tuesday night released the names of people who will be on the security committee to...



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A Carbon County driver was involved in a one-vehicle crash in Schuylkill County on Monday at 12:40 p.m.

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The death of a woman, whose body was found Tuesday morning, is being investigated in Schuylkill County.

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A crash was tying up traffic just after 5 p.m. Wednesday on Route 93 near Beaver Meadows. 

 

State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating the theft of a wallet at a Schuylkill County store.

Troopers said a...

State police report on the following crashes:

• A Northumberland County driver was injured in a one-vehicle crash at 5:33...



Sports

Jim Thorpe breezed to a tennis victory while Palmerton and Lehighton picked up golf wins on Thursday.

GIRLS TENNIS

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The 2019 tennis season opened this week and the three area programs all have questions to answer.

Can Jim...

 

As the August sun sets upon the waning days of summer, we turn our minds to visions of Friday...

August 23, 2006 — Evan Couchman turns in a round two strokes under par and Pleasant Valley dominates East Stroudsburg...

August 22, 1945 — Mauch Chunk’s Larry Getz outduels Steve “Punjab” Hedash of Coaldale to lift the Panther Valley All-Stars...



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potted lanternflies, an invasive species, were first identified in 2014 in Berks County.

These insects, which are native to...

Lehigh Carbon Community College will offer certification and training for businesses or professionals in the following areas. Times and locations...

Lehighton Area High School Class of 1979 will be holding its 40th class reunion on Sept. 14 from 4 to...

If mosquitoes, gnats, black flies and no-see-ums are driving you buggy, then consider cozying up to some lavender, marigolds or...

Now Serving, a five-piece band, will perform at the Concert in the Park from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday...



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HATBORO, Pa. (AP) — Witnesses told investigators that a small plane was flying low, its wings were tipping and the...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The will that Jeffrey Epstein signed just two days before his jailhouse suicide puts more than...

DOWNINGTON (AP) — A Pennsylvania Roman Catholic priest is accused of stealing nearly $100,000 from his parish and spending it...

HARRISBURG — Carmen Riley bent over her unconscious son, looked into his eyes and knew. It didn’t take a mother’s...

HARRISBURG (AP) — A committee of Pennsylvania Game Commission staff has recommended a statewide ban on feeding white-tailed deer.

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