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A rock removal project initially expected to take three weeks is already wrapping up on Route 209 between Lehighton and Jim Thorpe.

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Patrick Matsinko and Justin Carlucci talk about the District 11 area high school football action. Streamed live on Twitter and Facebook on Wednesday, Oct. 18

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An increased number of bald eagles have been taken in to wildlife-rehabilitation centers for lead poisoning across Pennsylvania, with most

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MINERSVILLE — Two undefeated teams. Storied rivalry. Schuylkill League semifinals.

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HARRISBURG — Jerry Sandusky lost a bid Wednesday for a new trial and a second chance to convince a jury he is innocent of the child sexual

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A rock removal project initially expected to take three weeks is already wrapping up on Route 209 between Lehighton and...

A Lehighton woman admitted in Carbon County court on Thursday to stealing over $3,000 from the lottery fund where she...

Students of the Mahanoy Area School District were dismissed early Wednesday after a threatening note was found written on a...

An increased number of bald eagles have been taken in to wildlife-rehabilitation centers for lead poisoning across Pennsylvania, with most...

Tamaqua Area School District could save $225,0000 through the refinancing of bonds.

On an 8-0 vote, the school board on...



Police Logs

A Lehighton man accused of the rape of an 8-year-old girl is scheduled to appear in court.

Eric Eidem, 43,...

Lansford police have charged the following people.

• Oliberto Vega, 42, Nesquehoning, was charged with stalking, simple assault, and harassment...

Tamaqua police recently filed several citations.

Megan H. Hill, 27, of Skyline Drive, Tamaqua, was cited for retail theft,...

A Summit Hill man was jailed by Jim Thorpe police earlier this month on a series of charges relating to...

A Schuylkill County resident is being sought by state police at Frackville.

Troopers said they are currently investigating Robert Charles...



Sports

Jim Thorpe puts its undefeated record on the line at Pottsville.

Jim Thorpe vs. Pottsville

Friday, Oct. 18 at 7...

Patrick Matsinko and Justin Carlucci talk about the District 11 area high school football action. Streamed live on Twitter and...

MINERSVILLE — Two undefeated teams. Storied rivalry. Schuylkill League semifinals. Would the battle between Panther Valley and Marian live up...

According to first-year Jim Thorpe head soccer coach, Michael Dudak, his squad is not a “first-half team” this season. Dudak...

Northwestern has been atop the Colonial League boys’ soccer landscape for the past two years, winning the league title in...



Arts & Lifestyle

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) — Singer Jason Aldean and other stars honored victims of a mass shooting at a country music...

 

Imagine you have a friend who lives on the other side of the country and she’s just been diagnosed...

 

Four years ago, Damian Richards was a healthy, active 17-year-old .

A senior at Marian Catholic High School in...

Life doesn’t always turn out the way you expect. For Shannon Palazzo of Albrightsville, it was a lesson learned the...

Films, TV shows and stories, including the current hits “It” and “American Horror Story,” have long imagined a dark side...



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Nation & World

NEW YORK (AP) — In the face of fan unrest and accusations from the president about the league being unpatriotic,...

HONOLULU (AP) — Just hours before President Donald Trump’s latest travel ban was to take full effect, a federal judge...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican and Democratic senators joined in announcing a plan Tuesday aimed at stabilizing America’s health insurance markets...

HARRISBURG  (AP) — A Pennsylvania judge is set to announce whether former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky will...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says the Pennsylvania congressman he chose to be the nation’s drug czar is withdrawing...



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