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A home was destroyed by fire Sunday morning in Polk Township.

Shortly before 8 a.m. neighbors reported a home in flames along the 100 block of Winter Hill road.

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We asked the Class of 2019: What is the best advice you received from a teacher?

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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announces the following road work this week, weather permitting.

Carbon County

Banks Township: Cigar Plant...

 

Teacher Larry Hill and his fifth- and sixth-grade students created the original Killed in Action Memorial 30 years ago...

NEMF announced its bankruptcy in February. At the time the company had 48 trucking terminals with more than 3,800 employees....

Carbon Career & Technical Institute has hit a snag with its $8.5 million operating budget. Two districts have not approved...

HARRISBURG — Toil on a $34 billion budget package in Pennsylvania’s Capitol is barreling into the final week of the...



Police Logs

An East Stroudsburg man is being held in jail without bail after being charged by state police at the Stroudsburg...

A Jim Thorpe man was cited after he caused a crash in Nesquehoning earlier this week.

Just before 7:30 a.m....

A Schuylkill County man is facing charges for leaving four children unattended in a vehicle while he drank in a...

State police at the Lehighton barracks reported on the following driving under the influence cases:

• Police said they took...

State police at Frackville report the following incidents:

• A car battery was stolen and a tool box was damaged...



Sports

Bring on the gamesmanship and the trash talk. You’re not going to rattle this girl’s chains.

Time after time in...

ALLENTOWN—Dunmore left Jim Thorpe head coach Rob Kovac scratching his head after an early morning loss on Sunday sent the...

Jim Thorpe posted an impressive win in Lehigh Valley Connie Mack action on Sunday.

The Carbon Monarchs split two games...

June 24, 1948 — Joe Yatsko delivers a game-tying home run and Bob Donegan comes through with the game-winning hit...

Marian graduate Daniel Keer earned First Team All-MEC honors for his play for the Shepherd University baseball team this past...



Arts & Lifestyle

 

Railroads constructed by Asa Packer and the Lehigh Coal & Navigation Company, transported the coal but the creation of...

The Tamaqua Community Arts Center will host Oil Painting with Janet Dean from 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. today. No...

Various events are planned for Tuscarora and Locust Lake state parks in Barnesville, Schuylkill County.

• Join naturalist Robin Tracey...

Music in the Park continues at Kennedy Park in Lansford Sunday at the gazebo, next to the Panther Valley Football...

Steamtown National Historic Site will run railroad passenger excursions during the month of June.

Saturday: Excursion will be from Steamtown...



Nation & World

CONCORD, N.H. — The driver of a truck in a collision that killed seven motorcyclists was charged Monday with seven...

COLUMBIA, N.H. (AP) — A long-planned Blessing of the Bikes ceremony for motorcycle enthusiasts became a grief-filled memorial Sunday as...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal authorities have upped the amount of cocaine they seized from a ship at the Philadelphia port...

PHILADELPHIA — Explosions and a blaze at the largest oil refinery on the East Coast sent a fireball into the...

HARRISBURG (AP) — Legislation advancing in Pennsylvania’s Republican-controlled Legislature would eliminate the ballot option for voters to simply select a...



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