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Times News
Driver facing DUI after crashA Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence fo
Driver facing DUI after crash
Times News / Posted 5 hours ago
A Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence following a one-vehicle crash that occurred at 10:05 p.m. on Friday along Route 924 (Gold Star Highway), in Gilberton borough. State police at Frackville said Sheldon J.... Read more
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The Morning Call
New Ringgold bicyclist tossed to ground as pickup passesA 44-year-old bicyclist was injured in the New Ringgold area Wednesday afternoo
New Ringgold bicyclist tossed to ground as pickup passes
The Morning Call / Posted 20 hours ago
A 44-year-old bicyclist was injured in the New Ringgold area Wednesday afternoon when a pickup truck rear-ended his bike, knocking him to the ground, police said. Harry Zaprazny of New Ringgold was bicycling west on Route 895, near Hickory Lane, in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Sept. 1West Hazleton incident reports West Hazleton police issued releases alleging t
Police, Sept. 1
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 hours ago
West Hazleton incident reports West Hazleton police issued releases alleging the following: ■ Dustin Yoder, 32, of Mifflinville faces three misdemeanor counts of possession of a controlled substance, along with a misdemeanor count of possession of... Read more
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Times News
Truskey Run overall results10 K Run Overall Male – Eric Oertner, New Tripoli, 44:53. Overall Female – Bo
Truskey Run overall results
Times News / Posted yesterday
10 K Run Overall Male – Eric Oertner, New Tripoli, 44:53. Overall Female – Bonnie Natt, Drums, 51:04. Age 14-18 – 1. Devin Steigerwalt, Lehighton, 48:21. Age 25-29 – 1. Andrew Feher, Tamaqua, 46:57. Age 30-34 – 1. Dave Frederickson, Northampton... Read more
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Times News
Rear-end crash investigatedState police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash about 9:30 a
Rear-end crash investigated
Times News / Posted yesterday
State police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash about 9:30 a.m. Friday at the intersection of Route 901 and Dutchtown Road in Butler Township, Schuylkill County. Troopers said Michael Chickersky, 76, of Ashland, driving a 2014... Read more
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Times News
No Header!Truskey Run overall results 10 K Run Overall Male – Eric Oertner, New Tripoli
No Header!
Times News / Posted yesterday
Truskey Run overall results 10 K Run Overall Male – Eric Oertner, New Tripoli, 44:53. Overall Female – Bonnie Natt, Drums, 51:04. Age 14-18 – 1. Devin Steigerwalt, Lehighton, 48:21. Age 25-29 – 1. Andrew Feher, Tamaqua, 46:57. Age 30-34 – 1.... Read more
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Times News
One seriously injured in motorcycle crashThe passenger on a motorcycle was seriously injured in a crash with a pickup on
One seriously injured in motorcycle crash
Times News / Posted yesterday
The passenger on a motorcycle was seriously injured in a crash with a pickup on Saturday outside Tamaqua. State police at Frackville said the crash occurred at 5:16 p.m. along Catawissa Road in front of Heisler’s Dairy Bar in Walker... Read more
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The Morning Call
Schuylkill Haven woman seriously hurt in crash near Heisler's DairyA Schuylkill Haven woman was seriously injured in a crash Saturday evening in f
Schuylkill Haven woman seriously hurt in crash near Heisler's Dairy
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
A Schuylkill Haven woman was seriously injured in a crash Saturday evening in front of Heisler's Dairy in Walker Township, Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said Amanda Nastasi, 22, was airlifted to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 30Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases on the following incidents.
Police, Aug. 30
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases on the following incidents. Anyone with information can call 570-459-4940 or 911. ■ Someone smashed the windows on a minivan that was parked in the 700 block of North Laurel Street overnight... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill County YHEC team wins state competitionThis is a story about how a group of wombats wound up in New Mexico. That’s th
Schuylkill County YHEC team wins state competition
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
This is a story about how a group of wombats wound up in New Mexico. That’s the team nickname for a group of talented youngsters from Schuylkill County who last month won the state YHEC (Youth Hunter Education Challenge). YHEC is a competitive... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 28Police search for man who bothered children The Weatherly Police Department i
Police, Aug. 28
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Police search for man who bothered children The Weatherly Police Department is investigating a suspicious incident that occurred Wednesday evening. Eight children were playing in front of the Weatherly American Legion post on West Main Street when... Read more
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Times News
Arrest warrant for driver who fled Schuylkill sceneAn arrest warrant has been issued for a Northumberland County driver who fled t
Arrest warrant for driver who fled Schuylkill scene
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Northumberland County driver who fled the scene of a one-vehicle crash in Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville identified the suspect as Joseph R. McClain-Broden, 34, of Mount Carmel. Troopers said... Read more
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The Morning Call
Michael Ballard: 'I don't want to die.'Michael Eric Ballard casts himself as a man wronged by many: A girlfriend who
Michael Ballard: 'I don't want to die.'
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
Michael Eric Ballard casts himself as a man wronged by many: A girlfriend who started seeing someone else. A district attorney who is seeking his death. A parole system that treated him unfairly. In his only interview with the media, Ballard did... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man acquitted in Walker Twp. shooting casePOTTSVILLE — John E. Clause left Schuylkill County Court a free man on Tuesday,
Man acquitted in Walker Twp. shooting case
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
POTTSVILLE — John E. Clause left Schuylkill County Court a free man on Tuesday, as a jury acquitted him of four charges stemming from an April 2014 incident in which one of his neighbors was shot in Walker Township. Clause, 60, of Reynolds thanked... Read more
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Times News
Rock-throwing incident on I-81State police at Frackville reported investigating a rock-throwing incident. Tr
Rock-throwing incident on I-81
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
State police at Frackville reported investigating a rock-throwing incident. Troopers responded to Interstate 81, southbound, in Kline Township, Schuylkill County, at 6:20 a.m. Saturday to a report of someone throwing rocks at vehicles on the... Read more
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Times News
One injured in Schuylkill crashState police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash which result
One injured in Schuylkill crash
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
State police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash which resulted in one person being injured. The crash occurred at 1:32 p.m on Friday along Mount Laffee Road, in New Castle Township. Troopers said Kathy D. Stuck, 46, of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 23State police at Hazleton probe incidents State police at Hazleton reported the
Police, Aug. 23
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
State police at Hazleton probe incidents State police at Hazleton reported the following incidents. Anyone with information can call troopers at 570-459-3890. ■ Six people were cited for trespassing on Hazleton City Authority property Friday... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
State police searching for reported I-81 rock-throwersPennsylvania State Police are investigating a report of individual(s) throwing
State police searching for reported I-81 rock-throwers
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a report of individual(s) throwing rocks at vehicles traveling along I-81 southbound in Schuylkill County. According to a press release, police say the alleged incident occurred around 6 a.m. Saturday near... Read more
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Times News
Stats show average age of hunters is increasingWith my bow in hand and the release on the string, I stared at the buck’s rack
Stats show average age of hunters is increasing
Times News / Posted 10 days ago
With my bow in hand and the release on the string, I stared at the buck’s rack in the waning light. There was no time to grab binoculars. The mass looked good enough, but what about the tine length? Were his brow tines decent? I blinked, squinted. I... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, Aug. 21Woman pleads guilty in drug case Brooke M. Baran, 33, Weatherly, entered a gui
Court, Aug. 21
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
Woman pleads guilty in drug case Brooke M. Baran, 33, Weatherly, entered a guilty plea to conspiracy for manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance in Carbon County court. She was sentenced June 23 by Judge... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Group speaks out against proposed gas pipeline in Carbon CountyJIM THORPE — A group hoping to stop a proposed natural gas pipeline spoke to Ca
Group speaks out against proposed gas pipeline in Carbon County
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
JIM THORPE — A group hoping to stop a proposed natural gas pipeline spoke to Carbon County commissioners Thursday morning. Linda Christman of Save Carbon County hoped to share information with the commissioners and residents affected by the pipeline... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
News - Standard SpeakerWoman pleads guilty in drug case Brooke M. Baran, 33, Weatherly, entered a gui
News - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
Woman pleads guilty in drug case Brooke M. Baran, 33, Weatherly, entered a guilty plea to conspiracy for manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance in Carbon County court. She was sentenced June 23 by Judge... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man facing chargesA Schuylkill County man is facing a charge of harassment following an incident
Schuylkill man facing charges
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
A Schuylkill County man is facing a charge of harassment following an incident that occurred at 9:40 p.m. Tuesday in the borough of Gilberton. State police at Frackville said Thomas W. Andrusichen, 28, threatened a 59-year-old man at 124 Main St.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 20City pharmacy robbed Tuesday Hazleton police are investigating a Tuesday robbe
Police, Aug. 20
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
City pharmacy robbed Tuesday Hazleton police are investigating a Tuesday robbery at a city pharmacy. A male walked into CVS Pharmacy, 64 S. Locust St., around 6:30 p.m., police said, and displayed a note to the cashier demanding money. He also... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Woman sentenced after violating probationA Mahanoy City woman must spend time in prison after a Schuylkill County judge
Woman sentenced after violating probation
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
A Mahanoy City woman must spend time in prison after a Schuylkill County judge revoked her probation on Monday. Heather A. Kessler, 29, must serve four to 12 months in prison, Judge John E. Domalakes decided. Kessler admitted violating her probation... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man facing chargesA Schuylkill County man is facing a charge of harassment following an incident
Schuylkill man facing charges
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
A Schuylkill County man is facing a charge of harassment following an incident that occurred on July 28 at 6:50 p.m. State police at Frackville said the incident occurred at 18-20 Water St., Apt. 2, in New Philadelphia. Troopers said Roy Thomas... Read more
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Times News
Mischief incident investigatedState police at Frackville are investigating a criminal mischief incident in th
Mischief incident investigated
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
State police at Frackville are investigating a criminal mischief incident in the Schuylkill County borough of New Philadelphia. Troopers said a man living on Water Street reported someone smashed the rear window of his 1999 Audi while parked in... Read more
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Times News
Lithuanian Days celebrationThe Gintaras Children's Dance Group from Mahanoy City, under the direction of J
Lithuanian Days celebration
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
The Gintaras Children's Dance Group from Mahanoy City, under the direction of Jo AnnKegolis Filiziani, left, perform a dance during the second day of the annual at the Schuylkill Mall in Frackville on Sunday. Lithuanian... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 18Hazleton incidents Hazleton police reported the following incidents. Anyone wi
Police, Aug. 18
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 days ago
Hazleton incidents Hazleton police reported the following incidents. Anyone with information can call 570-459-4940 or 911: ■ Vehicle registration K22520K was stolen in the 500 block of East Mine Street between 9 p.m. Friday and 5:30 a.m.... Read more
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Times News
New York driver in crash on I-81A New York driver was injured in a one-vehcle crash along Interstate 81 in Klin
New York driver in crash on I-81
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
A New York driver was injured in a one-vehcle crash along Interstate 81 in Kline Township, Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said the crash occurred at 6:13 a.m. on Saturday. Troopers said Ashley L. Culjak, 22, of Lee Center, was driving... Read more
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Times News
Police: Man threatened his mother with a gunA Schuylkill County man was jailed on Sunday for pointing a loaded pistol at hi
Police: Man threatened his mother with a gun
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
A Schuylkill County man was jailed on Sunday for pointing a loaded pistol at his mother and threatening to kill her. State police at Frackville said the incident occurred at 65 High Road, in Park Place, Mahanoy Township. About 3:20 p.m. troopers... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill driver facing DUI chargeA Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence fo
Schuylkill driver facing DUI charge
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
A Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence following a traffic stop that occurred at 9:15 p.m. on Saturday along Route 1006 in Ryan Township. State police at Frackville said Thomas Yashinsky, 62, of Schuylkill... Read more
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The Morning Call
Schuylkill County road work week of Aug. 16, 2015The following road work is planned in Schuylkill County the week of Aug. 16, 20
Schuylkill County road work week of Aug. 16, 2015
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
The following road work is planned in Schuylkill County the week of Aug. 16, 2015: Union Twp. Zion Grove Road, Ringtown Road, Red Ridge Road: Lane restrictions with flagging between Ringtown and Nuremberg for pothole patching from 7 a.m. until 3... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Route set for Schuylkill County Firefighters Convention paradeThe Schuylkill County Firefighters Convention will be held today. Registration
Route set for Schuylkill County Firefighters Convention parade
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
The Schuylkill County Firefighters Convention will be held today. Registration will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Polish American Fire Company No. 4, 115 W. Center St. The parade will line up at Bicentennial Field, Herald Road, at the south end of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 15Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases on the following incidents
Police, Aug. 15
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases on the following incidents and ask that anyone with information to call them at 570-459-4940 or 911. • A Hazleton woman reported someone stole a blue Mongoose bicycle, a bright green Hot Wheels... Read more
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Times News
Tire blowout leads to interstate crashNo one was injured in a two-vehicle mishap that happened after a tire blew out
Tire blowout leads to interstate crash
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
No one was injured in a two-vehicle mishap that happened after a tire blew out on a truck at 12:16 a.m. Aug. 13 on Interstate 81 in Kline Township. State police at the Frackville barracks said Edward J. Vanek, Jr., 45, of Hazleton, was driving a... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man jailed for sexual assaultA Schuylkill County man has been jailed on sexual assault charges. State polic
Schuylkill man jailed for sexual assault
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
A Schuylkill County man has been jailed on sexual assault charges. State police at Frackville said Andrew Zachary Arndt, 27, of Schuylkill Haven, was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of statutory sexual assault and related counts. He was arraigned... Read more
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Times News
Mahanoy woman faces DUI charges after crashA Schuylkill County woman sustained minor injuries following a DUI crash Wednes
Mahanoy woman faces DUI charges after crash
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
A Schuylkill County woman sustained minor injuries following a DUI crash Wednesday afternoon in Mahanoy Township. State Police at Frackville said that at 4:38 p.m., police responded to a crash with minor injuries at Route 54 (Suffolk Road) near... Read more
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The Morning Call
New Ringgold child sexually assaulted repeatedly, police sayA Schuylkill County man sexually assaulted a child several times in the first f
New Ringgold child sexually assaulted repeatedly, police say
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
A Schuylkill County man sexually assaulted a child several times in the first five months of this year, police said. He was arrested Wednesday. Andrew Z. Arndt, 27, of Schuylkill Haven carried out the sexual abuse in New Ringgold, state police at... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill driver facing DUI chargeA Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence fo
Schuylkill driver facing DUI charge
Times News / Posted 19 days ago
A Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence following a one-vehicle crash that occurred early Wednesday evening. State police at Frackville said the crash occurred at 4:38 p.m. along Route 54, near Patriotic Hill in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 12Woman found injured at home Freeland police are still investigating the circum
Police, Aug. 12
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
Woman found injured at home Freeland police are still investigating the circumstances surrounding an injured woman found Tuesday night. Police said the woman from Freeland was found injured at a home on Main and Ridge streets around 10 p.m. She... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 12State police probe incidents State police at Hazleton issued releases allegin
Police, Aug. 12
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
State police probe incidents State police at Hazleton issued releases alleging the following. Anyone with information can call 570-459-3890. ■ A 32-inch television and two tablets, owned by Thomas M. Petrus, 60, Dorrance, were taken from a home at... Read more
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Times News
Truck avoids deer, crashes in SchuylkillState police at the Frackville barracks said a Zion Grove man escaped injury wh
Truck avoids deer, crashes in Schuylkill
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
State police at the Frackville barracks said a Zion Grove man escaped injury when his truck crashed after he swerved to avoid striking a deer at 8:30 p.m. Aug. 9 on Ringtown Road in North Union Township. Police said Patrick G. Donnelly, 26, was... Read more
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Times News
Trailer is stolen in East Union TownshipState police at the Frackville barracks are investigating the theft of a 12-foo
Trailer is stolen in East Union Township
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
State police at the Frackville barracks are investigating the theft of a 12-foot Haulmark trailer from a yard in East Union Township. The victim is a resident of Center Street in Sheppton, who reported the gray-colored trailer was removed between... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 11Driver reportedly involved in garage crash identified Hazleton police released
Police, Aug. 11
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
Driver reportedly involved in garage crash identified Hazleton police released the name of the driver who slammed into a Hazleton garage Saturday afternoon. Police said Jennifer Parades, 18, crashed her vehicle into a garage at 444 W. Spruce St.,... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill driver facing DUI chargeA Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence fo
Schuylkill driver facing DUI charge
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
A Schuylkill County driver is facing a charge of driving under the influence following an incident that occurred at 6:29 p.m. Thursday. State police at Frackville said Sheldon Buscavage, 51, of Frackville, was stopped along Morea Road, near Colliery... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man cited for conductA Schuylkill County man has been cited for disorderly conduct for an incident t
Schuylkill man cited for conduct
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
A Schuylkill County man has been cited for disorderly conduct for an incident that occurred about 11 a.m. Sunday in the borough of Girardville. State police at Frackville said Robert Belfiore, 43, of Girardville, was cited for causing a disturbance... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Firefighters remembered at memorial serviceThe annual Schuylkill County Volunteer Firefighters Association (SCVFA) memoria
Firefighters remembered at memorial service
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 22 days ago
The annual Schuylkill County Volunteer Firefighters Association (SCVFA) memorial service was held Sunday afternoon in Shenandoah to honor 29 firefighters who died in the past year. The memorial service was held at the St. Casimir Church, which is a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Parade route, parking and detoursThe Schuylkill County Firefighters Convention parade will be held Saturday in S
Parade route, parking and detours
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
The Schuylkill County Firefighters Convention parade will be held Saturday in Shenandoah. Registration will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Polish American Fire Company No. 4, 115 W. Center St. The parade lineup will be at Bicentennial Field... Read more
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Times News
Trail camera can aid outdoor experienceIf you aren't using trail cameras, you're missing a really neat world. Not only
Trail camera can aid outdoor experience
Times News / Posted 23 days ago
If you aren't using trail cameras, you're missing a really neat world. Not only that, using the cameras will give you a new way to interpret and hunt the world you do see. Here's a guide to how to chose a model. People who run or work in outdoor... Read more
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