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One person was displaced from the Lehighton Hi-Rise after a kitchen fire broke out Sunday evening.

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Don’t let anyone kid you, the DNA and the gene pool are there.

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Penn’s Peak announced three new shows today.

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State police at Lehighton are investigating a reported robbery.

Local

The following districts are operating on a two-hour delay on Tuesday:

• Carbon County Career and Technical Institute

• Jim...

One person is dead, and another unaccounted for, after a house fire early this morning in Lehigh Township.

Township police...

 

The amount of snow we received this weekend varied from 1 to 4 inches, but ice encased trees throughout...

A homeless man faces arson charges after fire broke out at a Lehighton home where he was trespassing early Saturday...

Plans for the multiuse fire training facility in Nesquehoning are moving forward.

Last week, the Carbon County Commissioners made several...



Police Logs

 

State police at Lehighton are investigating a reported robbery.

Troopers said on Jan. 17 a 20-year-old man from New...

Members of the Pennsylvania State Police arrested 406 people for driving under the influence during the four-day New Year’s holiday...

A Lehighton man was arraigned last week for the alleged indecent assault of a teenage girl.

According to the affidavit...

Palmerton Police Department reported the following incidents:

Simple assault: Kelly Heffelfinger, 42, Palmerton, was charged with simple assault and harassment...

Palmerton Borough Police are reminding residents to lock their vehicles.

Police are getting multiple reports of vehicles being entered and...



Sports

 

POTTSVILLE – Both top seeds.

One unbeaten. The other a defending champion.

Jim Thorpe’s Ethan Mordaunt and Lehighton’s Chris...

 

Don’t let anyone kid you, the DNA and the gene pool are there.

Marian’s Tyler Fritz has great basketball...

Northwestern rallied from a halftime deficit to edge Lehighton in boys basketball action on Saturday.

BOYS BASKETBALL

Lehighton-Northwestern

Northwestern pulled...

January 21, 2005 — Matt Kunkle tallies a game-high 17 points to help Palmerton rally for a 57-48 Colonial League...

 

The gameplan wasn’t a complicated one.

And when it was executed, it showed that coaches sometimes do know what’s...



Arts & Lifestyle

 

Penn’s Peak announced three new shows today.

Boat House Row — Yacht Rock Experience sails into the Peak at...

 

Some bird lovers consider blue jays to be mean and aggressive, but some artists in Carbon County found them...

 

With the advent of dreaded January cold temperatures, it reminds me that plants and animals are better adapted for...

Whenever I hear someone say, “I don’t care what people think of me,” I think to myself, “yes, you do!”...

The Lehighton Downtown Initiative’s third annual Rocktoberfest held Oct. 20-21 raised $3,600 for the PA Breast Cancer Coalition.

Held in...



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Nation & World

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) — A woman, in an effort to warn others of the dangers of moose, posted a video...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty-one days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse...

DETROIT (AP) — The student who stared and smiled at an elderly Native American protester drumming in his face outside...

You and your loved ones aren’t federal employees or contractors, and you don’t live in a setting or have a...

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said he’ll be making a “major announcement” on the government shutdown and the...



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