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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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By Donald Serfass

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

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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...

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

Hundreds line up along Pohopoco Drive waiting for the gates to open to Beltzville Lake on the hottest day of...

 

APE CANAVERAL — A half-century ago, in the middle of a mean year of war, famine, violence in the...



Police Logs

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...

State police at Stroudsburg reported the following incidents:

• A Monroe County driver is facing a charge of driving under...



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 the...

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

 

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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By now, we are all aware of how badly we are infested with invasive Japanese stilt grass.

It is evident...



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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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