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One person is dead and another unaccounted for after a house was destroyed by fire early Monday morning in Lehigh Township.

Judge sentences man to 24-49 years in Schuylkill beating death Judge sentences man to 24-49 years in Schuylkill beating death 0
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A Schuylkill County man was sentenced Tuesday morning in the 2017 beating death of his father, a prominent defense attorney.

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A pedestrian was struck by a pickup truck Tuesday morning on the parking lot of Walmart in Mahoning Township.

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Trace Adkins returns to Penn’s Peak at 8 p.m. June 21.

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A winter weather advisory is in effect from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday.

Light freezing rain, possibly mixed with...

Baby Girl is getting her happy ending.

On Monday, the 6-month-old dog that was dumped from a car in Lansford...

The phone rings with a voice on the other end informing you that you’ve won a sweepstakes you never even...

 

One person is dead and another unaccounted for after a house was destroyed by fire early Monday morning in...

The Slatington Borough Council met Monday night for a special meeting to select a replacement for Councilman Russell Hallman, who...



Police Logs

An Effort woman has been charged with drug possession after a traffic stop in Polk Township.

According to the affidavit...

A Carbon County man allegedly fled from police on foot after they tried to arrest him for riding a motorcycle...

 

A pedestrian was struck by a pickup truck Tuesday morning on the parking lot of Walmart in Mahoning Township....

Coaldale and Tamaqua police are investigating a hit-and-run crash which occurred late Monday night along Route 209.

The incident began...

 

State police at Lehighton are investigating a reported robbery.

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



Sports

 

Who doesn’t love to see a lot of scoring in high school basketball games?

This season, teams are giving...

The Tamaqua girls won their seventh straight game by defeating Pottsville on Monday.

GIRLS BASKETBALL

Pottsville-Tamaqua

A 20-point third quarter...

If sports teams made trades based on the popularity of their players with the fans, Taylor Leier would still be...

January 22, 1982 — Brian Waylen collects 15 of his game-high 20 points in the first half to help Northern...

 

POTTSVILLE – Both top seeds.

One unbeaten. The other a defending champion.

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



Arts & Lifestyle

Q. I’ve noticed that food labels list sodium content, but the numbers mean nothing to me. How much is bad?...

A diagnosis of a chronic condition such as Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, cancer or diabetes can bring a swirl of...

Cancer Support Community of the Greater Lehigh Valley is offering a free health series for anyone affected by cancer, as...

 

Trace Adkins returns to Penn’s Peak at 8 p.m. June 21.

The announcement was made this morning by the...

 

Penn’s Peak announced three new shows today.

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



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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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