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Officials say Monday’s rescue on Lehigh largest in Carbon’s history Officials say Monday’s rescue on Lehigh largest in Carbon’s history 0
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An hourslong search in the raging waters of the Lehigh River Monday night was the largest in the history of Carbon County, according to of

Conservancy finalizes deal for Kittatinny Ridge land Conservancy finalizes deal for Kittatinny Ridge land 0
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Hundreds of acres of oak, poplar, maple and white pine trees along the Kittatinny Ridge, as well as some savanna-type fields of green brie

Indians, Raiders have new coaches Indians, Raiders have new coaches 0
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The 2018 golf season will feature new head coaches at Lehighton and Tamaqua.

 

JIM THORPE

Jim Thorpe landscaping projects in the works Jim Thorpe landscaping projects in the works 0
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Two landscaping projects are in the works thanks to grant applications by Jim Thorpe Borough’s Shade Tree Commission.

It’s in your nature: Assateague Island offers many opportunities to spot different species of wildlife It’s in your nature: Assateague Island offers many opportunities to spot different species of wildlife 0
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Giant/Martin’s announced record-breaking results for the grocers’ annual in-store Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals balloon campaign raising $758,610.

The announcement was...

The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources closed the beach at Beltzville State Park in Carbon County to swimming...

 At 7:08 p.m., severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from Lehighton to Jordan Valley to near Fleetwood to...

he dog and the detective.

Or in this case, Silver and Doug Nothstein.

Silver is a 2-year-old yellow Labrador retriever...

Panther Valley Superintendent Dennis Kergick says he believes there is a link between school violence and a lack of mental...



Police Logs

A Nazareth man who admitted to police that he ”shot up” with drugs before police’s arrival at a crash scene...

According to the Lehighton Borough Police Department, on Aug. 7, in cooperation with the County Drug Task Force and the...

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported on the following incidents:

• Police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that occurred in...

A Carbon County business has been cited by the Wilkes-Barre enforcement office of the state liquor control board.

Griff’s Ale...

A Monroe County man is facing charges relative to several burglaries.

Pocono Mountain Regional police identified the suspect as Kyle...



Sports

 

The 2018 golf season will feature new head coaches at Lehighton and Tamaqua.

 

JIM THORPE

COMING BACK ......

Tamaqua and Marian posted golf wins on Friday.

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Lehighton-Tamaqua

Tamaqua posted a 378-444 Schuylkill League Division I victory over...

If you believe Mary Poppins when she sings about what a spoonful of sugar helps to do, you might croon...

Currently, if you wanted to hunt the Hungarian Partridge, you’d be wise to build a couple travel days into your...

August 18, 1997 — Three Jim Thorpe golfers shoot rounds in the 70s to open the season with a 319-345...



Arts & Lifestyle

SEDAM — Raika Claire Sedam was born on June 30, 2018, in Royal Oak, Michigan, to Nicole and Conor Sedam....

The engagement of Drew Young of Nesquehoning and Bejtullah Mehmeti, also of Nesquehoning, was announced by their parents.

The bride-to-be...

The Monroe County Municipal Waste Management Authority will be holding two more composting classes this year for county residents on...

An unsung hero of the late summer garden is rose of Sharon (Hibiscus syriacus). This shrub’s branches are studded with...

Do you wonder how reading like a writer is different from reading like a reader?

If so, attend the Black...



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Stinky 'corpse flower' in full bloom in California

SAN MARINO, Calif. — Visitors were flocking to the Huntington Library in...

OLD FORGE, Pa. (AP) — Firefighters in northeastern Pennsylvania rescued a dog trapped in a sinkhole.

WNEP-TV reports Tom Borthwick...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Frontier Airlines jetliner has arrived in Philadelphia nine hours after an odor forced it to land...

CAPE CORAL, Fla. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman has been arrested for allegedly kicking, punching and ripping out the hair...

CHICAGO (AP) — Top U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration officials will unveil new plans to combat Mexican drug cartels Wednesday in...



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