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Two garages were heavily damaged by fire Saturday afternoon in Summit Hill.

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One person was seriously injured in a crash Saturday in Eldred Township, Monroe County. The incident occurred near noon on Kunkletown road near Berry Lane.

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Eight candidates are vying for three seats in the Carbon County Commissioner race.

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Communication and cursive writing. Two things that probably need to be reinforced in 2019.

Local

A woman was seriously injured Saturday morning in a crash in Franklin Township.

The incident occurred shortly after 10 a.m. as...

 

One person was seriously injured in a crash Saturday in Eldred Township, Monroe County. The incident occurred near noon...

Two garages were heavily damaged by fire Saturday afternoon in Summit Hill.
The fire was first reported as a brush...

Two contentious local school board races could become clearer following Tuesday’s primary election.

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There are 11 people aspiring to...

 

Eight candidates are vying for three seats in the Carbon County Commissioner race.

We asked each candidate seven questions...



Police Logs

More $15,000 worth of electronic equipment and other items were stolen in a burglary in Lehigh County.

State police at...

Three separate vehicle stops by Pocono Mountain Regional police officers have led to criminal charges being filed against the drivers....

State police at Frackville are investigating a criminal mischief incident at a Tamaqua area residence.

A resident of Walker Township...

 

Two Carbon County businesses have been cited by the Pennsylvania State Police, Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement, Wilkes-Barre, for...

A standoff in Schuylkill County on Wednesday ended peacefully when the suspect surrendered to police after eight hours.

State police...



Sports

Imagine you are really good at something, but you hate doing it.

Do you quit so you don’t have to...

The 26th Annual Carbon County Hall of Fame induction ceremonies and banquet will be held Sunday, May 26, at the...

 

The Schuylkill League recently recognized its scholar athletes for their accomplishments.

Scholar-athletes from the Times News area participated in...

Five Times News area players received First Team honors on the Colonial League all-star softball team.

Palmerton had three of...

May 18, 2012 — Hailey Marini and Rachel Sisco both belt home runs to help Pleasant Valley gain a 4-2...



Arts & Lifestyle

It all started with an idea to help Carbon County seniors stay active and make new friends.

That idea flourished...

Bill Frey of South Tamaqua is celebrating his 100th birthday today.

Frey was born on May 18, 1919.

He has...

MORRISTOWN, Ariz. (AP) — Her owners say Grumpy Cat, whose sourpuss demeanor became an internet sensation, has died at age...

 

Jim Thorpe’s birthday celebration will be held this weekend to honor James Francis Thorpe, a Native American and “Athlete...

The third annual Rally in the Valley, which celebrates recovery from substance abuse disorder will be held from noon to...



Nation & World

For the first time, a large experiment suggests that trimming dietary fat and eating more fruits and vegetables may lower...

BELLEFONTE (AP) — A judge is letting another former Penn State fraternity member serve his sentence on home confinement instead...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A casino in Philadelphia that served a gambler 17 free drinks over an eight-hour period has been...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's 2020 campaign trail is seeing more traffic.

Vice President Mike Pence will headline a June...

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is launching another effort to outlaw abortions because of a prenatal diagnosis of...



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