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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Running(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technolog
Running
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 hours ago
(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technology Drive (intersection of Rt. 61 and I- 81), Frackville Registration for the event begins at 7:45 a.m. and ends at 8:45. The 5K race will begin at 9 a.m. with the 1.5... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill woman cited for theftA Schuylkill County woman has been charged with the theft of an iPhone. State
Schuylkill woman cited for theft
Times News / Posted 23 hours ago
A Schuylkill County woman has been charged with the theft of an iPhone. State police at Frackville said the incident occurred at the Caliendo Medical office, located at 15 Alliance St., New Philadelphia, on Wednesday, between 1:30 and 2... Read more
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Times News
Two arrested in theft from bucket truckTwo people were arrested for a theft incident that occurred last month. State
Two arrested in theft from bucket truck
Times News / Posted yesterday
Two people were arrested for a theft incident that occurred last month. State police at Frackville said Michael Sedlock, 28, of Tamaqua, and Joseph Holland, 34, of Mahanoy City, have been charged in connection with a theft from a motor vehicle... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
St. Jerome principal retiring after 39 yearsin the Saint Clair Area School District (2001 to 2008). She is a member of Div
St. Jerome principal retiring after 39 years
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
in the Saint Clair Area School District (2001 to 2008). She is a member of Divine Mercy Parish, Shenandoah, and lives in Frackville with her husband, Nicholas, and their three daughters, Brooke, Brielle and Brynn. “I am very proud and honored to... Read more
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Times News
Minor injuries in Walker crashState police at Frackville reported investigating a one-vehicle crash at 5:30 p
Minor injuries in Walker crash
Times News / Posted yesterday
State police at Frackville reported investigating a one-vehicle crash at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday along Wildcat Road in Walker Township, near Tamaqua. Troopers said Clyde S. Heisler, 80, of Northampton, was driving a 1997 Chevrolet Lumina westbound and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Suspended Mahanoy City police officer was whistleblower, attorney saysthat $10,000 in funds seized during an arrest was missing from the borough poli
Suspended Mahanoy City police officer was whistleblower, attorney says
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
that $10,000 in funds seized during an arrest was missing from the borough police station. Attorney Joseph P. Nahas of Frackville said the investigation will prove his client to be not guilty. "Michael Dissinger, we believe, will be... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Ringtown man jailed on alleged child pornography, drug chargesFRACKVILLE — A Ringtown man was jailed Tuesday after being arrested by state po
Ringtown man jailed on alleged child pornography, drug charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
FRACKVILLE — A Ringtown man was jailed Tuesday after being arrested by state police on child pornography and drug charges. Kristin Delorge, 41, of 131 Breisch Road, was charged by Trooper John Powis of the Computer Crime Unit with 20 felony counts... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Suspended Mahanoy City police officer was whistleblower, attorney saysthat $10,000 in funds seized during an arrest was missing from the borough poli
Suspended Mahanoy City police officer was whistleblower, attorney says
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
that $10,000 in funds seized during an arrest was missing from the borough police station. Attorney Joseph P. Nahas of Frackville said the investigation will prove his client to be not guilty. “Michael Dissinger, we believe, will be... Read more
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Times News
Hit-and-run driver sought in SchuylkillA hit-and-run driver is being sought in Schuylkill County. State police at Fra
Hit-and-run driver sought in Schuylkill
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
A hit-and-run driver is being sought in Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said the crash occurred along Interstate 81 southbound at a closed weigh station in Mahanoy Township. Troopers said the driver of a 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier veered... Read more
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Times News
Luzerne driver cited after Schuylkill crashcrash that occurred at 5:20 p.m. Friday along Route 339 in East Union Township,
Luzerne driver cited after Schuylkill crash
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
crash that occurred at 5:20 p.m. Friday along Route 339 in East Union Township, Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said Stephani Urizar Acevedo, 23, of Hazleton, was driving a 2000 Honda Civic northbound on Route 924. At the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy Area board approves summer program pay ratesis no longer the low bidder, the contract will be awarded to the next lowest bi
Mahanoy Area board approves summer program pay rates
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
is no longer the low bidder, the contract will be awarded to the next lowest bidder, which was Central Highway Oil Co., Frackville, with a firm bid of $1.715 per gallon. After the meeting, Business Administrator John J. Hurst said that the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Running(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technolog
Running
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technology Drive (intersection of Rt. 61 and I- 81), Frackville. Registration for the event begins at 7:45 a.m. and ends at 8:45. The 5K race will begin at 9 a.m. with the 1.5... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mall owner’s failure to pay mortgage spurs sheriff’s saleFRACKVILLE — When the owner of the Schuylkill Mall failed to make mortgage paym
Mall owner’s failure to pay mortgage spurs sheriff’s sale
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
FRACKVILLE — When the owner of the Schuylkill Mall failed to make mortgage payments, five parcels on the property were put up for sheriff’s sale, according to documents on file at the Schuylkill County Courthouse. The property is one of several... Read more
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The Morning Call
Schuylkill Mall headed to sheriff's saleSchuylkill Mall, a Frackville shopping center riddled with vacancies and down a
Schuylkill Mall headed to sheriff's sale
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
Schuylkill Mall, a Frackville shopping center riddled with vacancies and down a couple anchor stores, is headed to the auction block. The property is one of several listed on a sheriff's sale of real estate scheduled for 10 a.m. June 17 in... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill Mall up for sheriff’s sale June 17The Schuylkill Mall in Frackville is scheduled to be sold for financial default
Schuylkill Mall up for sheriff’s sale June 17
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
The Schuylkill Mall in Frackville is scheduled to be sold for financial default to its lender. According to a schedule of the Schuylkill County Sheriff’s Sale of Real Estate, the mall has been listed for sale based on a judgment of $27,428,876. The... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill Mall is up for Sheriff's saleFRACKVILLE — The Schuylkill Mall is up for sheriff’s sale, according to an onli
Schuylkill Mall is up for Sheriff's sale
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
FRACKVILLE — The Schuylkill Mall is up for sheriff’s sale, according to an online post on the Schuylkill County Government website, www.co.schuylkill.pa The property is one of several listed for sale at 10 a.m. June 17 in courtroom No. 1 at the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill Mall up for sheriff’s saleFRACKVILLE — The Schuylkill Mall is up for sheriff’s sale, according to an onli
Schuylkill Mall up for sheriff’s sale
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
FRACKVILLE — The Schuylkill Mall is up for sheriff’s sale, according to an online post on the Schuykill County government website. The property is one of several listed for sale at 10 a.m. June 17 in courtroom No. 1 at the Schuylkill County... Read more
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Times News
Man cited for disorderly conductA Luzerne County man has been cited for disorderly conduct in Schuylkill County
Man cited for disorderly conduct
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
A Luzerne County man has been cited for disorderly conduct in Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said William Thomas Whittaker, 26, of Sugarloaf, will receive a summons by mail following an incident that occurred at 4:40 p.m. April 9 in... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man jailed on rape chargesA Schuylkill County man was jailed on Tuesday charged with raping a 13-year-old
Schuylkill man jailed on rape charges
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
A Schuylkill County man was jailed on Tuesday charged with raping a 13-year-old girl. State police at Frackville said Michael S. Catherman, 56, of Frackville, was taken into custody Tuesday and charged with rape, involuntary deviate sexual... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Tires collected in cleanup set ablazethe tires, many of which were melted, while crews from Verizon repaired the bur
Tires collected in cleanup set ablaze
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
the tires, many of which were melted, while crews from Verizon repaired the burned wires to restore service. State police at Frackville said they did not investigate the incident and Mahanoy Township police were not on duty at the time of the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Schuylkill County man charged with raping 13-oldfor allegedly raping a 13-year-old juvenile. According to Pennsylvania State P
Schuylkill County man charged with raping 13-old
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 9 days ago
for allegedly raping a 13-year-old juvenile. According to Pennsylvania State Police, 56-year-old Michael Catherman of Frackville had forced sexual contact with a 13-year-old beginning in December 2015. Catherman was charged with rape,... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Frackville man charged with rape of 13 year old girlSCHUYLKILL COUNTY, Pa. – A Frackville area man is behind bars on sexual assault
Frackville man charged with rape of 13 year old girl
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 9 days ago
SCHUYLKILL COUNTY, Pa. – A Frackville area man is behind bars on sexual assault charges involving a 13 year old girl. Michael S. Catherman, 56, was taken into custody Tuesday by Pennsylvania State Police. He is accused of forcing the juvenile to have... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, April 26violating by using drugs and alcohol. Rayno originally pleaded guilty on Feb.
Court, April 26
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
violating by using drugs and alcohol. Rayno originally pleaded guilty on Feb. 19, 2014, to driving under the influence, with prosecutors withdrawing a charge of careless driving. State police at Frackville charged him with DUI on Nov... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill attendant fights back, foils robbery attemptservice station fought back when a man attempted to rob the business and foiled
Schuylkill attendant fights back, foils robbery attempt
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
service station fought back when a man attempted to rob the business and foiled the robbery attempt. State police at Frackville said the incident occurred at the Gas Way station located at 1471 Route 61 in New Castle Township, just north of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Gas station attendant fights back, thwarts robberya black cap with a flat brim, sneakers and sunglasses. The attendant suffered
Gas station attendant fights back, thwarts robbery
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
a black cap with a flat brim, sneakers and sunglasses. The attendant suffered minor abrasions on his hands and arms. State police continue to investigate. Anyone with information should call the State Police, Frackville barracks at 610-874... Read more
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Times News
One-vehicle crash probed on I-81State police at Frackville reported investigating a one-vehicle crash at 11:18
One-vehicle crash probed on I-81
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
State police at Frackville reported investigating a one-vehicle crash at 11:18 a.m. on Thursday along Interstate 81 in Mahanoy Township, Schuylkill County. Troopers said Mikhail Peltsverguer, 42, of Raleigh, North Carolina, was driving a 2010 Volvo... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Dec. 12on a vehicle owned by Jennifer Mae Gates, 34, of Gilberton, while it was parked
Police, Dec. 12
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
on a vehicle owned by Jennifer Mae Gates, 34, of Gilberton, while it was parked at Six Chapel Lane, between 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 9:45 a.m. Sunday, state police at Frackville said. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 570-8... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kmart to close 1 of 2 stores in Berksstruggling with a sales slump, unable to keep up with rivals like Walmart. The
Kmart to close 1 of 2 stores in Berks
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
struggling with a sales slump, unable to keep up with rivals like Walmart. The company recently closed a Kmart store near Frackville, Schuylkill County, and a Sears store at the Coventry Mall in North Coventry Township, Chester County, near... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, April 21Charges for materially false written statement and statement under penalty file
Court, April 21
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
Charges for materially false written statement and statement under penalty filed against Shane Evans by state police at Frackville after a February 2015 incident were withdrawn by troopers April 13, court papers state. Man pleads guilty to... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man jailed for violating PFAman was jailed on Monday for violating a protection from abuse order, and then
Schuylkill man jailed for violating PFA
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
man was jailed on Monday for violating a protection from abuse order, and then struggling with police. State police at Frackville responded to 108 Hazle St., in Delano Township at 4:10 p.m. for a PFA violation. Troopers said that Eric Michael... Read more
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Times News
Shenandoah fire caused by shorta dwelling in Schuylkill County Wednesday evening has determined it was caused
Shenandoah fire caused by short
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
a dwelling in Schuylkill County Wednesday evening has determined it was caused by an electrical short. State Police at Frackville said the fire that broke out at 6:55 p.m. at the dwelling owned by Mark and Katherine Zucker at 508-510 W. Mount... Read more
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Times News
Thefts from Walmarttwo people involved in retail theft incidents at the HT Commons Walmart on Apri
Thefts from Walmart
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
two people involved in retail theft incidents at the HT Commons Walmart on April 12. George F. Haynes Jr., 52, of Frackville, will be charged with retail theft and receiving stolen property after he took merchandise valued at $198. The... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Beatrice V. GancWednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. Memorial donations in Beatrice’s memory may be made
Beatrice V. Ganc
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. Memorial donations in Beatrice’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 101 W. Frack St., Frackville, PA 17931. Online condolences may be entered and more information is available at www .harmanfunera... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Running(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technolog
Running
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technology Drive (intersection of Rt. 61 and I- 81), Frackville Registration for the event begins at 7:45 a.m. and ends at 8:45. Registration forms can be found on the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Sports - Standard Speaker(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technolog
Sports - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technology Drive (intersection of Rt. 61 and I- 81), Frackville Registration for the event begins at 7:45 a.m. and ends at 8:45. Registration forms can be found on the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
SKIP program will begin Thu.noted his interest in being part of the cleanup. Schuylkill County Judge John E
SKIP program will begin Thu.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
noted his interest in being part of the cleanup. Schuylkill County Judge John E. Domalakes will once again be part of the Frackville Rotary Club’s cleanup of the Frackville Industrial Park. “He is extraordinary,” Dolzani said of Domalakes. “He’s... Read more
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Times News
2 hurt in motorcycle crash in Schuylkillwas injured, one seriously, when their motorcycle crashed along a Schuylkill Co
2 hurt in motorcycle crash in Schuylkill
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
was injured, one seriously, when their motorcycle crashed along a Schuylkill County road on Saturday. State police at Frackville said John Bova, 53, of Shenandoah, was driving a 2008 Harley Davidson bike southbound on Route 924, near the Eagle... Read more
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Times News
Five calves killed in I-81 crashalong Interstate 81 in Foster Township, Schuylkill County, died when the truck
Five calves killed in I-81 crash
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
along Interstate 81 in Foster Township, Schuylkill County, died when the truck their were in crashed. State police at Frackville said the incident at 7:10 a.m. Friday. Troopers said Jacob D. Murchison, 31, of Thomson, Georgia, was driving a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, April 18was charged with deceptive business practices and criminal attempt at theft, bo
Police, April 18
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
was charged with deceptive business practices and criminal attempt at theft, both third-degree felonies, by state police at Frackville. He was arraigned April 8 by Magisterial District Judge Stephen Bayer, Tamaqua, who set bail at 10 percent of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Motorcyclist, passenger injured in East Union Township crashBonnie Bova, 42, suffered severe head injuries. Both were transported to local
Motorcyclist, passenger injured in East Union Township crash
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
Bonnie Bova, 42, suffered severe head injuries. Both were transported to local hospitals. Neither was wearing a helmet. Anyone who witnessed the crash or knows the driver of the SUV should call the State Police, Frackville barracks at 610-874-... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Running(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technolog
Running
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
(rain or shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technology Drive (intersection of Rt. 61 and I- 81), Frackville Registration for the event begins at 7:45 a.m. and ends at 8:45. The 5K race will begin at 9 a.m. with the 1.5... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah fire ruled accidentalat 508-510 W. Mount Vernon St. was called in about 6:55 p.m., state police fire
Shenandoah fire ruled accidental
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
at 508-510 W. Mount Vernon St. was called in about 6:55 p.m., state police fire marshal Trooper John F. Burns, of the Frackville station, said. Burns said his investigation determined that fire started in the basement of the home and was... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Poliice, April 17Wal-Mart and later drove north on Claremont Avenue and Ben Titus Road with no h
Poliice, April 17
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
Wal-Mart and later drove north on Claremont Avenue and Ben Titus Road with no headlights. ■ George F. Haynes Jr., 52, of Frackville is facing retail theft and receiving stolen property charges related to the theft of $198 worth of merchandise... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill crash investigatedState police at Frackville investigated a crash in Schuylkill County. A crash
Schuylkill crash investigated
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
State police at Frackville investigated a crash in Schuylkill County. A crash occurred at 9:02 a.m. Friday along Route 924 (Gold Star Highway), in Gilberton. Troopers said Jessica D. Lane, 26, of Frackville was driving a 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
5 calves die in truck crash on Interstate 81be taken to Georgia after the break in Hagerstown, Murchison said. Each of the
5 calves die in truck crash on Interstate 81
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
be taken to Georgia after the break in Hagerstown, Murchison said. Each of the animals is valued at $150. State police at Frackville said the crash occurred as Murchison, 31, of Thomson, Georgia, was driving south in the area of mile marker 115.1... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Fire strikes double home in Shenandoahby an electrical short. Responding to the scene on the first alarm were firefi
Fire strikes double home in Shenandoah
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
by an electrical short. Responding to the scene on the first alarm were firefighters from Shenandoah, Mahanoy City and Frackville along with Shenandoah EMS. A second alarm was called about 7:05 p.m., bringing firefighters from Shenandoah... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill driver facing DUIthat occurred at 5:35 p.m. Sunday along Roosevelt Drive, in the village of New
Schuylkill driver facing DUI
Times News / Posted 23 days ago
that occurred at 5:35 p.m. Sunday along Roosevelt Drive, in the village of New Boston, Mahanoy Township. State police at Frackville said Jonathan Emerich, 24, of Frackville, was found asleep behind the wheel of his 2001 Chevrolet Malibu in the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Runningshine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technology Drive (
Running
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 24 days ago
shine) at the Schuylkill Technology Center, North Campus 101 Technology Drive (intersection of Route 61 and Interstate 81), Frackville Registration for the event begins at 7:45 a.m. and ends at 8:45. The 5K race will begin at 9 a.m. with the 1.5... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Ashland joins county land bankto Clyde C. “Champ” Holman, chairman of the Northern Schuylkill Council of Gove
Ashland joins county land bank
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 24 days ago
to Clyde C. “Champ” Holman, chairman of the Northern Schuylkill Council of Governments. “We’re hoping the Borough of Frackville and North Schuylkill School District also sign on,” Holman said Thursday. The land bank is still in the process... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
In Schuylkill County, handful of water systems exceeded ‘action level’Two of the systems do not even provide drinking water as they are a cogeneratio
In Schuylkill County, handful of water systems exceeded ‘action level’
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 24 days ago
Two of the systems do not even provide drinking water as they are a cogeneration power plant (John B. Rich Memorial Power, Frackville), and a concrete manufacturing facility (Fabcon East Corp. LLC, Mahanoy City). The three that do supply drinking... Read more
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