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Update: Beaver Meadows man found safe Update: Beaver Meadows man found safe 0

John "Jack" Paulshock, "Jack" has been located by police.

Police put out an alert this weekend for him. He had been last seen at his home in Beaver Meadows.

Dive team at Beltzville after jet ski accident Dive team at Beltzville after jet ski accident 0

Lehighton Fire Department was dispatched to Beltzville Lake State Park on a water rescue.

The department responded with the dive team and other equipment.

Update: Man killed in Flagstaff rollover Update: Man killed in Flagstaff rollover 0

The Lehigh County Coroner said the man involved in the crash Saturday night on Flagstaff Road near Jim Thorpe has died.

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Carola Sauers was a woman of great conviction.

The German-born woman stood up for those who she felt were not...

Twelve out of 267 people screened in Palmerton in February had elevated lead levels equal to or exceeding 5 micrograms...

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announces the following road work for this week; weather permitting:

Carbon County

• Penn Forest Township:...

HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s unemployment rate dropped in March to the lowest rate on record, as payrolls hit a new...

Got prescription pills that you are no longer taking?

Here’s a chance to safely dispose of those bottles of pills...



Police Logs

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

• A two-vehicle crash was...

A Jim Thorpe woman has been charged with possession of marijuana.

According to the affidavit of probable cause filed by...

McAdoo police released information on several charges filed after traffic stops.

• Wayne Anderson Jr., 22, of Hazleton, was charged...

State police at Fern Ridge said Gamini Dissanayake, 65, of Staten Island, New York, is facing charges of driving under...

State police at the Lehighton barracks are investigating a criminal mischief incident that happened between 3 p.m. April 13 and...



Sports

Lisa Georgis runs for a day. Literally.

The 50 year-old former Summit Hill resident runs 24-hour marathons around and around...

Marian’s Emma McClafferty and Tamaqua’s Caitlin Smith both earned second-place finishes at Shippensburg’s 93rd Jake Roddick Invitational on Saturday.

McClafferty...

Moravian’s Brooke Wehr recently collected her 100th career hit in the opener of a doubleheader against Eastern University.

The Northwestern...

Moravian College junior Gavin Kemery recently was named an NCAA Division III Cross Country Scholar Athlete by the U.S. Track...

April 22, 1985 — Ann Mincavage wins four individual events as Tamaqua gains a sweep of Shamokin in track action....



Arts & Lifestyle

The paparazzi will line the red carpet of the Mauch Chunk Opera House starting Thursday, ready to snap photos of...

The Lehighton Band will present its annual spring concert at 2 p.m. April 28 in the auditorium of the Clyde...

 

Tamaqua Area High School seniors Amanda Sotalin and Stephen Nieves, along with teacher Lori Remmel, had their artwork displayed...

Birds and mammals are homeothermic (warm-blooded), and both utilize their innate trait of parental care. Parental care is responsible for...

Members of the community came together to discuss the future of the county at the 2019 Carbon County Nonprofit Forum...



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Nation & World

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bystanders saved a woman from drowning after she apparently drove her SUV into a river in Philadelphia....

WYOMING, Mich. (AP) — A 5-year-old Michigan boy had a craving for McDonald’s but his grandmother was sleeping so he...

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — More than 200 people were killed and hundreds more wounded in nine bombings that rocked churches,...

Bhanuka Harischandra was running a little late for his meeting Sunday.

As a car carrying him pulled into the back...

LITTLETON, Colo. — Community members in suburban Denver marked the 20th anniversary of the Columbine High School shooting Saturday by...



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