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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.

Driver escapes injury in truck rollover Driver escapes injury in truck rollover 0

The driver of a tractor trailer escaped serious injuries Wednesday afternoon when he rolled his rig on Maury Road in Penn Forest township.

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Groundbreaking of the Weatherly Borough Downtown Revitalization project took place Tuesday afternoon.

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Local

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...

On Tuesday, Weatherly Borough broke ground on a 8,600-square-foot municipal complex with space for police and a district court.

But...



Police Logs

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

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

Lehighton, Palmerton and Northwestern all picked up scholastic golf victories on Wednesday.

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Lehighton-Pottsville

Lehighton made it three-in-a-row with a...

Weatherly and Tamaqua posted golf wins on Tuesday.

The Wreckers downed Marian, while the Blue Raiders topped Jim Thorpe.

GOLF...

The Phillies have made a series of questionable moves this summer, with one of them coming last week when they...

Several area players enjoyed stellar seasons playing in the Blue Mountain League.

But none more than Tamaqua graduate Casey Rother,...



Arts & Lifestyle

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

Music in the Park concludes at Kennedy Park in Lansford on Sunday at the gazebo, next to the Panther Valley...

Local history may not have the same notoriety of national history, but it may be more personal, said Amy Leiser,...

Misericordia University will host “Arts in Healthcare,” a group art exhibition in the Pauly Friedman Art Gallery that examines the...

Heritage Hill Senior Community completes its Summer Concert Series with a performance by the John Stevens Polka Band at 2...



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Nation & World

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.

The...



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