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JT girls defeat Palmerton

Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 00:18
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Jim Thorpe girls basketball coach Rob Kovac talks about his team's victory over Palmerton.

Tamaqua edges JT

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 22:01
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Lucas Gregoire talks about Tamaqua's 73-71 win over Jim Thorpe in overtime Friday.

Neighborhood Spotlight

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 09:44
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Mark Hoffman of Lehighton discusses why he volunteers.

Schwartz cops first SL crown

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 11:56
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A 6-2 decision over Pottsville's Connor Demcher in the 113-pound final Friday gave Jim Thorpe's Will Schwartz his first Schuylkill League title. Schwartz talks about the match and the improvements he's made since placing fourth at 106 pounds a year ago.

Strouse earns second league title

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 11:55
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Tamaqua's Bronson Strouse captured his second career Schuylkill League title with a 3-1 decision over Jim Thorpe's Derek Hunter in the 285-pound final on Friday. Strouse, who was also named the tournament's Most Outstanding Wrestler, talks about the match and his goals for the rest of the season.

Tamaqua Borough Council discusses railroad platform

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 07:31
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Tamaqua Borough Council on Jan. 21, 2020, approved an agreement with Reading Blue Mountain and Northern Railroad to build a platform at the train station in the borough to pave the way for more train runs.

West Penn water extraction

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 - 10:51
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Water extraction is discussed at Monday morning's West Penn Township board of supervisors meeting.

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Local News

Route 895 in East Penn Township is closed due to an crash. The incident occurred at 6:30 a.m. as a...

An 18-year-old died Sunday night in a Monroe County crash while reportedly fleeing state police.

Anthony P. Yerance, of Wind...

Two months after the Lehigh Gorge Scenic Railway ceased operations in Jim Thorpe, Carbon County’s tourism-related businesses aren’t dwelling on...

Marian Catholic High School held its second annual Polar Plunge at Mauch Chunk Lake on Saturday.

Plunge coordinator Kathy Goff...

 

Most who visit Blue Mountain Ski Resort come prepared for high-speed runs down its icy, snow-covered hills. The resort...



On this date - News

SS. Peter and Paul Catholic School, Lehighton, has a lot to celebrate. The school won the Bishop’s Turnaround Award last...

The Lehigh Valley Railroad’s Packerton Shops, at one time the “beehive” of railroad activity in this area, are fast becoming...

Harry E. Wert of Lehighton was installed as president of the Carbon County Fire Police Association before a group of...

Harold M. Hamm of Lehighton R.3 last night was elected president of the Carbon County Conservation District during the annual...

Tamaqua Area School District service personnel officially went on strike today, picketing at least four ward schools in the district....



Local Sports

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Pleasant Valley hires girls soccer coach Pleasant Valley hires girls soccer coach 0

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