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A woman was rescued from her burning home Sunday afternoon in Pottsville. The fire was reported at noon in the700 block of West Market street with smoke and flames showing.

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State police at Lehighton have charged a 42-year-old Eldred Township man with setting his house on fire.

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Weatherly police are looking for information after someone broke into a business and stole two handguns and other automotive tools.

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A Lehighton Area School District administrator is fighting back against what he termed “ridicule and false claims” by one of the district’

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A Lehigh County man admitted on Monday to harassing his wife and damaging property at her then residence.

He...

ALLENTOWN (AP) — A man reported that he stopped taking psychiatric medicine weeks before authorities say he shot and killed...

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation plans the following work this week:

Carbon County

• Mahoning: Route 443 between Route 209...

MOUNT CARBON — Brandon Wentz agonized over his resignation letter.

The 24-year-old mayor of Mount Carbon had just moved with...

It appears a wrecking ball is ready to take a swing at the ABC Tamaqua High Rise building on Thursday....



Police Logs

Weatherly police are looking for information after someone broke into a business and stole two handguns and other automotive tools....

State police at Lehighton reported on the following theft incidents investigated by troopers.

• A 45-year-old man of Murphy Lane,...

A Delaware County teen has been charged with indecent exposure.

State police at Lehighton said the 16-year-old boy exposed himself...

U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Christian Robert Kipp, 32, and formerly of Lehighton, who was wanted...

A Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence following an incident on June 23 at...



Sports

Lehighton’s scouting report on Palmerton was clear: their guards are quick and can create matchup problems.

Despite awareness and preparation,...

“It’s not how you start, it’s how you finish” is a popular saying in the world of sports.

But on...

It’s only one.

But for William “Dapper” Lynn, it was significant.

“This is a big win for us,” the Panther...

December 8, 2004 — Matt Brode and Matt Stewart give Tamaqua an early lead with first-period pins and the Blue...

First, the Big Spring Freeze of 1931 wiped out 330,000 apple trees in the New England states. Orchard owners didn’t...



Arts & Lifestyle

NEW YORK (AP) — In the calm before the Christmas storm at the box office, “Ralph Breaks the Internet” remained...

 

I certainly don’t want to be a Debbie Downer this time of year. Don’t get me wrong, I love...

 

By Karen Cimms

kcimms@tnonline.com

Tradition has always been important to me, especially around the holidays.

Although my father’s parents...

 

I ran into a friend in the checkout line the other day, and we were commiserating about how hectic...

 

Whether it’s the video game Fortnite, or the dollhouses and G.I. Joes of the past, toys tend to reflect...



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Nation & World

LEHMAN TOWNSHIP — A Pennsylvania woman has told police she was sexually assaulted by a man resembling Santa Claus.

Police...

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors’ planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the...

CAPE CANAVERAL (AP) — A SpaceX delivery full of Christmas goodies arrived at the International Space Station on Saturday, following...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A dog that survived the catastrophic wildfire in Northern California apparently protected the ruins of his...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Back-to-back California storms blanket the Sierra Nevada in snow, more than twice the snowpack level compared...



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