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Tamaqua still remembers.

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Carbon County officials are changing direction with a proposed office building that has been at the center of controversy...

 

Tamaqua still remembers.

After last year’s monthlong observance leading to Memorial Day in honor of the holiday’s 150th anniversary,...

Pleasant Valley school directors are considering the cost of renovations to the high school.

The Pleasant Valley school board and...

 

Roadwork is coming to a highway near you.

More than 130 highway and bridge contracts are expected to be...

The man whose body was discovered near Nesquehoning Creek between the borough and Jim Thorpe has been identified.

Carbon County...



Police Logs

 

State police at Lehighton reported investigating a one-vehicle crash at 9:24 p.m. on April 15 along Mountain View Drive...

A Monroe County man is facing charges and also extradition proceedings following his arrest on Monday.

Pocono Mountain Regional police...

A Weatherly woman is facing charges following an incident in Luzerne County.

State police at Hazleton said troopers were dispatched...

A Schuylkill County man is facing assault and harassment charges.

Gregory Scott Ward, 58, of Hunter Street, Tamaqua, has been...

A Tamaqua man was charged with criminal mischief after police said he punched a hole in a shared wall in...



Sports

 

ALLENTOWN – Mark Allison’s embrace told the story.

As the Pleasant Valley tennis coach draped a medal around Josh...

The Northern Lehigh and Lehighton baseball programs have seen their share of ups and downs this season. The Indians and...

April 25, 2011 — Jacen Nalesnik knocks in five runs with a three-run homer and a two-run single to help...

Northern Lehigh picked up a softball win over Lehighton on Wednesday.

Jim Thorpe and Tamaqua posted sweeps in track and...

 

The NFL Draft is an inexact science, which is a nice way of calling it an educated guessing game....



Arts & Lifestyle

 

Palmerton Area High School’s drama club presents “Mamma Mia” this weekend at the high school. Doors open at 6:30...

The Pocono Arts Council presents a free Artist’s Open Studio Tour from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday....

Comedy superstar and “Domestic Goddess” Roseanne Barr brings her comedy tour to Penn’s Peak at 8 p.m. May 4.

Barr...

NEW YORK (AP) — Measles in the U.S. has climbed to its highest level in 25 years, closing in on...

 

This recipe for shoofly pie won the purple ribbon for “Best in Show” one year at the Carbon County...



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Nation & World

VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un confirmed during their first summit...

 

BETHLEHEM (AP) — Authorities say a fire that gutted an eastern Pennsylvania church was deliberately set, but the motive...

 

Firefighters rescued a man from a stormwater sewer after construction workers heard him calling for help from underground.

Emergency...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump claimed credit Wednesday for progress in battling the nation’s opioid epidemic amid debate over...

PARIS (AP) — Professional mountain climbers were hired to install synthetic, waterproof tarps over the gutted, exposed exterior of Notre...



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