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The tradition of a miners’ picnic in the Panther Valley started in the early 20th century.

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A group working to preserve the former St. Katharine Drexel church building in Lansford has been given the first...

The Switchback Railroad was an important segment to Summit Hill’s history.

As a way of preserving its legacy, a group...

Jason Van Voorhis is no stranger to the West End.

His mother is a former mail carrier within the communities...

Economic development, tourism and health care are all vital components to the landscape of Carbon County.

Those topics and more...

 

The tradition of a miners’ picnic in the Panther Valley started in the early 20th century.

Miners would trade...



Police Logs

A Schuylkill County man is facing charge following an incident that occurred at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday along Klim Avenue...

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a two-vehicle crash at 7:27 a.m. on Wednesday at the intersection of Route...

A vehicle stop has led to the arrest of the driver on drug charges.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said a...

A vehicle caught fire at 7:14 p.m. Tuesday along Route 924, in East Union Township, Schuylkill County, but the driver...

State police at Stroudsburg reported on crashes probed by troopers on Monroe County roads.

• A one-vehicle crash was reported...



Sports

SHIPPENSBURG – Chris Fredericks sought no consolation prize.

The Palmerton senior came to Shippensburg in hopes of winning a state...

ORWIGSBURG — Better late than never, right?

It was for Northern Lehigh in the PIAA District 11 Class 2A semifinals...

ORWIGSBURG – It vanished like thin air.

And Schuylkill Haven was to blame.

Marian’s quest for a District 11 Class...

May 25, 1984 — Todd Evans pitches a three-hit shutout to lead Northern Lehigh to a 7-0 victory over Emmaus...

I like to joke that my while hyperactive mind often creates mental anguish, at least it keeps my memory strong....



Arts & Lifestyle

ou’ve heard the expression: “April showers bring May flowers.”

Well, for some gardeners, this season’s heavy rainfall has been a...

ften considered the unofficial kickoff to summer, Memorial Day weekend includes lots of celebrations featuring cookouts and barbecues. As the...

The Schuylkill County Historical Society will host an Evening of Antiques Appraisal with George Blum from 5 to 8 p.m....

The Cressona Band will kick off its 2019 Summer Concert Series at the Tamaqua Train Station at 7 p.m. on...

Legendary drummer Corky Laing will be performing at the Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe tonight.

Laing, with the...



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LONDON (AP) — Theresa May announced Friday that she will step down as U.K. Conservative Party leader on June 7,...

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri (AP) — An outbreak of nasty storms spawned tornadoes that razed homes, flattened trees and tossed cars...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has directed the U.S. intelligence community to “quickly and fully cooperate” with Attorney General...

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — John Walker Lindh, the young Californian who became known as the American Taliban after he was...

 

HARRISBURG (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf says preliminary statistics are pointing to a decrease in overdose deaths in Pennsylvania...



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