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Julio Crespo was in his house Saturday evening when he heard a horn blaring and then someone pounding on the door of his home in Gilbert.

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Mahoning township firefighters are on the scene of a lightning strike at 760 Upper Nis Hollow Drive. The strike came during a heavy downpour with lightning and thunder.

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Organizers and participants of the eighth annual Rockin’ Rescue event at the Lehighton Community Grove on Saturday termed it a big success

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Julio Crespo was in his house Saturday evening when he heard a horn blaring and then someone pounding on the...

 

Organizers and participants of the eighth annual Rockin’ Rescue event at the Lehighton Community Grove on Saturday termed it a...

A 4-year-old boy has been rescued from the Lehighton pool and taken to the hospital.

The incident was initially reported...

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced today that Shawn Christy, 27, of McAdoo, was...



Police Logs

Four people were injured in a three-vehicle crash that occurred at 11:29 a.m. on Sunday at Route 443 at the...

A Carbon County motorcyclist was injured in a two-vehicle crash that occurred at 3:57 p.m. on Saturday on the on-ramp...

A Tamaqua man was cited after what could be described as a road rage incident on Owl Creek Road on...

Tamaqua police have charged Jeremy Plasko, 40, of West Broad Street, Tamaqua, with trespassing.

Police were called to the 400...

Several people were recently charged by Tamaqua police in connection with domestic disputes.

• Judith Mueller, 75, and Stephanie Lynn...



Sports

Brian DeFebo wrapped up a great weekend, winning his second Modified feature in two days. Fresh off a Friday night...

July 16, 1999 — Bryn Lindenmuth and Brandon Leslie both his home runs to help power Northwestern to a 7-4...

The Palmerton Towamensing Athletic Association team captured the District 18 Little League 8-10-year-old South championship this season. Palmerton/Towamensing beat Franklin...

Franklin Township grabbed two more wins to finish out pool play in the Panther Valley 11-12-year-old Little League Tournament.

In...

Hillary Reis Weinert will be one of the inductees into the 2018 Jim Thorpe Hall of Fame.

Reis Weinert graduated...



Arts & Lifestyle

Most people know their credit score is an important factor in securing a mortgage, auto loan or even an apartment....

Family Features

Over time, the appearance and function of any outdoor space can dull due to combinations of heat, precipitation...

July 15 is the preregistration cutoff date for general exhibits for the Schuylkill County Fair.

General exhibits consist of items...

If you’re a local artist, musician or band, we’d love to hear what you’re up to, where you are showing...

A son, Rory Magner Crowley, was born on March 25, 2018, at Mercy Hospital at Fore River in Portland, Maine,...



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CHICAGO (AP) — A man killed by Chicago police had a gun in a holster at his hip and was...

WASHINGTON — Twelve Russian intelligence officers hacked into the Democratic National Committee and the Clinton presidential campaign in the run-up...

HARRISBURG (AP) — Scott Wagner, the Republican candidate for governor, on Thursday accused Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf of proposing a...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf and Treasurer Joe Torsella say Pennsylvania state government's improving fiscal stability means it...

HARRISBURG (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence will headline a fundraiser for Pennsylvania’s Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, Lou Barletta....



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