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Times News
Owner of found firearm soughtState police at Frackville are looking for the owner of a shotgun that was foun
Owner of found firearm sought
Times News / Posted an hour ago
State police at Frackville are looking for the owner of a shotgun that was found in a Schuylkill County residence. Troopers said the landlord for a property at 9 Kaska St., in Middleport, was cleaning out the home which was previously rented when... Read more
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Times News
Injuries reported in Schuylkill crashof routes 895 and 443 in the village of McKeansburg, East Brunswick Township, S
Injuries reported in Schuylkill crash
Times News / Posted an hour ago
of routes 895 and 443 in the village of McKeansburg, East Brunswick Township, Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said Stacia A. Derr, 44, of Frackville, was driving a 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix eastbound on 895 and turned left to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man arrested for sexual assault of minor30, was arrested for statutory sexual assault and sexual abuse of children, bot
Man arrested for sexual assault of minor
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 hours ago
30, was arrested for statutory sexual assault and sexual abuse of children, both felonies according to state police at Frackville. Troopers said they began investigating possible sexual activity between Welna and the 15-year-old girl Tuesday.... 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 21 hours ago
A hit-and-run driver is being sought in Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said the crash occurred in the borough of Gordon around 9 a.m. Saturday. Troopers said a vehicle was driven eastbound when it veered to the right in the area of... Read more
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Times News
Farm worker injured when van hits tractoroverturn. The victim was treated at the scene by members of the Tamaqua, then
Farm worker injured when van hits tractor
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
overturn. The victim was treated at the scene by members of the Tamaqua, then flown by MedEvac helicopter to the Lehigh Valley Hospital Trauma Center in Allentown. State police at Frackville are investigating the incident. Catawissa Road is clo... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Recalling ‘The Road Gang,' 50 years after junction openedmiles of I-81 was opened that day, from Routes 29/93 at Conyngham to Nuangola.
Recalling ‘The Road Gang,' 50 years after junction opened
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
miles of I-81 was opened that day, from Routes 29/93 at Conyngham to Nuangola. I-81 was not yet built from Hazleton to Frackville, and to the north, a short gap from Sugar Notch to Ashley remained. The rest of I-81 connecting to U.S. Route 22... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Recalling ‘The Road Gang,’ 50 years after 80-81miles of I-81 was opened that day, from Routes 29/93 at Conyngham to Nuangola.
Recalling ‘The Road Gang,’ 50 years after 80-81
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
miles of I-81 was opened that day, from Routes 29/93 at Conyngham to Nuangola. I-81 was not yet built from Hazleton to Frackville, and to the north, a short gap from Sugar Notch to Ashley remained. The rest of I-81 connecting to U.S. Route 22... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Recalling ‘The Road Gang’miles of I-81 was opened that day, from Routes 29/93 at Conyngham to Nuangola.
Recalling ‘The Road Gang’
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
miles of I-81 was opened that day, from Routes 29/93 at Conyngham to Nuangola. I-81 was not yet built from Hazleton to Frackville, and to the north, a short gap from Sugar Notch to Ashley remained. The rest of I-81 connecting to U.S. Route 22... Read more
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Times News
Passenger injured in crashCounty, was seriously injured. It was one of two crashes along the interstate i
Passenger injured in crash
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
County, was seriously injured. It was one of two crashes along the interstate in Schuylkill on Aug. 12. State police at Frackville said the crash occurred at 12:02 p.m. as Lydia Birhanu, 27, of Lancaster, was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Uplander... Read more
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Times News
Victim of I-81 crash is namedFriday Rosario died from massive internal injuries due to blunt-force trauma.
Victim of I-81 crash is named
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
Friday Rosario died from massive internal injuries due to blunt-force trauma. The crash happened just before the St. Clair/Frackville exit at mile marker 126. I-81 south was shut down following the crash and vehicles were detoured to the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Truck driver dies in 1 of 3 crashes on I-81morning on Interstate 81. The crashes shut down both southbound lanes of the b
Truck driver dies in 1 of 3 crashes on I-81
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
morning on Interstate 81. The crashes shut down both southbound lanes of the busy highway between the Mahanoy City and Frackville exits, for more than seven hours. State police at Frackville said the crashes occurred about 5 a.m. in the area... Read more
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The Morning Call
Truck driver dies in I-81 crash in Schuylkill CountyFRACKVILLE -- A tractor-trailer driver died in one of three crashes in the sout
Truck driver dies in I-81 crash in Schuylkill County
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
FRACKVILLE -- A tractor-trailer driver died in one of three crashes in the southbound lanes of Interstate 81 early Thursday morning. The accidents occurred around 5 a.m. in the area of mile marker 126, about two miles north of the Frackville exit,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Tobyhanna trucker killed in I-81 crashmorning on Interstate 81. The crashes shut down both southbound lanes of the b
Tobyhanna trucker killed in I-81 crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
morning on Interstate 81. The crashes shut down both southbound lanes of the busy highway between the Mahanoy City and Frackville exits for more than seven hours. State police at Frackville said the crashes happened around 5 a.m. in the area... Read more
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Times News
Mischief incident in TuscaroraState police at Frackville are investigating a criminal mischief incident repor
Mischief incident in Tuscarora
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
State police at Frackville are investigating a criminal mischief incident reported in Tuscarora, Schuylkill Township. The victimreported someone scratched his vehicle in two locations while parked in front of his residence on Locust Street. The... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Truck driver dies in I-81 crash in Schuylkill CountyFRACKVILLE -- A tractor-trailer driver died in one of three crashes in the sout
Truck driver dies in I-81 crash in Schuylkill County
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
FRACKVILLE -- A tractor-trailer driver died in one of three crashes in the southbound lanes of Interstate 81 early this morning. The accidents occurred around 5 a.m. in the area of mile marker 126, about two miles north of the Frackville exit,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
1 reported dead in pileup on Interstate 81 in PennsylvaniaFRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) — One person is reported dead after a multi-vehicle crash
1 reported dead in pileup on Interstate 81 in Pennsylvania
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
FRACKVILLE, Pa. (AP) — One person is reported dead after a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 81 in central Pennsylvania. Troopers at the Frackville barracks say the southbound lanes of the highway remained closed after 9 a.m. Thursday, about three... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Truck driver killed in I-81 crashArticle Tools A tractor-trailer driver died in one of three crashes in the sou
Truck driver killed in I-81 crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
Article Tools A tractor-trailer driver died in one of three crashes in the southbound lanes of Interstate 81 near Frackville early this morning. The accidents occurred around 5 a.m. in the area of mile marker 126, about two miles north of the... Read more
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Times News
At least 1 dead in triple crash on I-81 in SchuylkillState police at Frackville are investigating a triple crash that claimed the li
At least 1 dead in triple crash on I-81 in Schuylkill
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
State police at Frackville are investigating a triple crash that claimed the life of one person along Interstate 81 in Schuylkill County that occurred early this morning. The crash happened just before the St. Clair/Frackville exit at milemarker... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Crash closes part of Interstate 81 South in Schuylkill Countycrash has closed part of Interstate 81 in Schuylkill County. Crews have shut d
Crash closes part of Interstate 81 South in Schuylkill County
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
crash has closed part of Interstate 81 in Schuylkill County. Crews have shut down I-81 South at mile marker 126, near the Frackville exit, according to state police. Traffic is being detoured at exit 131. No immediate information was available on... Read more
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Times News
Two seriously injured in I-81 collisionwere seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash along Interstate 81 in Ryan Towns
Two seriously injured in I-81 collision
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash along Interstate 81 in Ryan Township, Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said the crash occurred about 2:47 p.m. Thursday. Troopers said Jared T. Hall, 26, of Sidney, New York, was... Read more
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Times News
Quakake fire company celebrates 75 yearsin the form of 50/50 tickets and door prizes, including decorations, shirts and
Quakake fire company celebrates 75 years
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
in the form of 50/50 tickets and door prizes, including decorations, shirts and coolers. Among the music acts were the Frackville band Local Tourist. Made up of four boys from the area, three in high school and one in college, the band was the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah church hosts Shroud of Turin replicabetter understanding of Jesus’s sacrifice, he added. “If you are a believer, t
Shenandoah church hosts Shroud of Turin replica
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
better understanding of Jesus’s sacrifice, he added. “If you are a believer, there is no explanation needed,” Bill Jones, Frackville, said. “If you are not a believer, there is no explanation possible.” Jones was just one of many who came to see... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 1456, Tamaqua, use or possession of drug paraphernalia by Hazleton police after a
Police, Aug. 14
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
56, Tamaqua, use or possession of drug paraphernalia by Hazleton police after a July 19 offense. ■ Zaheer Rasheed, 28, Frackville, possession of a controlled substance and two summary violations by West Hazleton police after an Aug. 10, 2014... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 15a 13-year-old boy on Friday morning when the bulldozer owned by James Ryan Jr.
Police, Aug. 15
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
a 13-year-old boy on Friday morning when the bulldozer owned by James Ryan Jr. of Pottsville was damaged, state police at Frackville said. Man uninjured after I-81 crash David Kovich, 27, was driving north on Interstate 81 in Kline Township... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill pledges up to $500Kprofessionalism,” he said. The association in November 2014 unveiled plans for
Schuylkill pledges up to $500K
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
professionalism,” he said. The association in November 2014 unveiled plans for the facility, on Firemens Road just outside Frackville. The new burn building would replace one built for $750,000 in 1990, but was declared unsafe and closed in... Read more
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Times News
Home invasion investigated in Cumbolain the village of Cumbola, 12 miles west of Tamaqua. The Blythe Township incid
Home invasion investigated in Cumbola
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
in the village of Cumbola, 12 miles west of Tamaqua. The Blythe Township incident is under investigation by PSP at the Frackville Barracks and no information has been released. Cumbola is a community of 443 residents located along Route 209... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Commissioners OK $500K for fire trainingThursday by the county commissioners to provide as much as $500,000 to help imp
Commissioners OK $500K for fire training
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
Thursday by the county commissioners to provide as much as $500,000 to help improve the firefighters training center near Frackville. The commissioners voted to give the money as needed over 10 years to the Schuylkill County Volunteer Fire... Read more
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Philly.com
No decision yet ending inmate's 37 years of solitary confinementkilling of Jerome Wakefield during a fight over turf. Johnson - currently hous
No decision yet ending inmate's 37 years of solitary confinement
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
killing of Jerome Wakefield during a fight over turf. Johnson - currently housed at State Correctional Institution–Frackville, has maintained that he is innocent. During the lengthy hearing, Johnson's team of six lawyers questioned... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Fire training creates Ringtown water issuewe didn’t schedule it,” he said. “The way training works is when you want the c
Fire training creates Ringtown water issue
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
we didn’t schedule it,” he said. “The way training works is when you want the class, you send to the training grounds in Frackville and they pick instructors who pick what days you can host the class. We can’t say we’re not going to train on... Read more
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Times News
Thefts, mischief incidents investigatedState police at Frackville reported investigating two theft and three criminal
Thefts, mischief incidents investigated
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
State police at Frackville reported investigating two theft and three criminal mischief incidents at Schuylkill County locations. • A resident of Schmaltzdahl Road, East Brunswick Township, reported someone stole a Next 10 speed mountain bike from... Read more
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Times News
Luzerne driver cited after Schuylkill crashA Luzerne County driver was cited following a crash that occurred during a rain
Luzerne driver cited after Schuylkill crash
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
A Luzerne County driver was cited following a crash that occurred during a rainstorm on Monday. State police at Frackville said Ashley A. Furedi, 26, of Hazleton, was driving a 2009 Toyota Yaris northbound on Route 61 in Blythe Township at 5:06 p.m.... Read more
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Times News
One-vehicle crash on I-81State police at Frackville investigating a one-vehicle crash at 8:35 p.m. on Fr
One-vehicle crash on I-81
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
State police at Frackville investigating a one-vehicle crash at 8:35 p.m. on Friday along Interstate 81 in Butler Township, Schuylkill County. Jarod M. Kidd, 32, of Scottsville, Virginia, was driving a 2014 Honda CRV northbound when a deer entered... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 7and a summary violation by West Hazleton police after a June 10 offense in Hazl
Police, Aug. 7
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
and a summary violation by West Hazleton police after a June 10 offense in Hazle Township. • Tyler J. Swantek, 23, Frackville, possession of a controlled substance and use or possession of drug paraphernalia by West Hazleton police after a... Read more
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Times News
Firefighters plan $1.6M buildingthe structure would be built on a piece of land the SCVFA owns at the fire scho
Firefighters plan $1.6M building
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
the structure would be built on a piece of land the SCVFA owns at the fire school academy grounds along Fireman’s Road in Frackville. He said the structure would no longer be just a burn building, but, rather, a multifunctional training facility... Read more
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Times News
Injuries in 3-vehicle crashcrash that occurred about 12:34 p.m. on Wednesday along Route 54 in Ryan Townsh
Injuries in 3-vehicle crash
Times News / Posted 19 days ago
crash that occurred about 12:34 p.m. on Wednesday along Route 54 in Ryan Township, Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said Helen P. Lauricella, no age given, of Tamaqua, was driving a 2008 Ford Edge eastbound when she lost... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Kline Twp. woman charged with husband's murderRobin said in paperwork filed with the court. “She recalled seeing blood and im
Kline Twp. woman charged with husband's murder
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
Robin said in paperwork filed with the court. “She recalled seeing blood and immediately called 911.” State police at Frackville and the Schuylkill County Coroner’s Office were at the home from the time of the 911 call until well into Thursday... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Coroner, police called to Kline Twp. homean incident that occurred in Kline Township on Thursday afternoon and reportedl
Coroner, police called to Kline Twp. home
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
an incident that occurred in Kline Township on Thursday afternoon and reportedly involved a death. State police at Frackville and the Schuylkill County Coroner’s Office are investigating at a home at Grove Street and Hillside Road in the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Coroner investigating Kline Twp. incidentof police officers are investigating an incident that occurred in Kline Townshi
Coroner investigating Kline Twp. incident
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
of police officers are investigating an incident that occurred in Kline Township on Thursday afternoon. State police at Frackville and the Schuylkill County Coroner’s Office are investigating at a home at Grove Street and Hillside Road in the... Read more
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Times News
Juvenile cited for harassmentA Schuylkill County juvenile has been cited for harassment. State police at Fr
Juvenile cited for harassment
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
A Schuylkill County juvenile has been cited for harassment. State police at Frackville said a New Ringgold area juvenile was cited following an incident that occurred on July 30 at 1:30 p.m. in the area of 20 Hunter Lane in East Brunswick... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
W. Mahanoy supers seek road rehab fundsbe affected by the planned relocation of a large water line by the Schuylkill C
W. Mahanoy supers seek road rehab funds
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
be affected by the planned relocation of a large water line by the Schuylkill County Municipal Authority that serves the Frackville and Mahanoy state correctional institutions, area businesses, the Laurel Ridge Development, the Frackville... Read more
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Times News
Three injured in Schuylkill crashcrash that occurred at 10:10 p.m. Saturday along the Burma Road in Blythe Towns
Three injured in Schuylkill crash
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
crash that occurred at 10:10 p.m. Saturday along the Burma Road in Blythe Township, Schuylkill County. State police at Frackville said Michael McShaw, 21, of Pottsville, was driving a 2002 BMW 5301 southbound and attempting to pass another... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man facing harassment chargeCounty man is facing a charge of harassment following an incident that occurred
Schuylkill man facing harassment charge
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
County man is facing a charge of harassment following an incident that occurred at 8:07 p.m. July 20. State police at Frackville said troopers responded to Boyer’s Food Market, at 600 W. Centre St. in Shenandoah, for a reported disturbance. On... Read more
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Times News
Burglaries investigatedState police at Frackville reported investigating two burglaries at two Schuylk
Burglaries investigated
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
State police at Frackville reported investigating two burglaries at two Schuylkill County locations. A break-in occurred at the Gasway Fuel Station, along Route 61 in New Castle Township, just north of Saint Clair. At 12:18 a.m., criminals used a... Read more
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Times News
Luzerne man jailed for stalking incidentA Luzerne County man has been jailed for a stalking incident in Schuylkill Coun
Luzerne man jailed for stalking incident
Times News / Posted 23 days ago
A Luzerne County man has been jailed for a stalking incident in Schuylkill County. According to state police at Frackville at 9:22 a.m. on July 27 Sucre Figuereo-Marinez, 24, of Hazleton, was at the Brake Parts facility in the Humbolt Industrial... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 1and was taken to Luzerne County Correctional Facility, Wilkes-Barre. Oneida ma
Police, Aug. 1
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
and was taken to Luzerne County Correctional Facility, Wilkes-Barre. Oneida man charged with harassment State police at Frackville charged an Oneida man with harassment after an incident Saturday night. Police responded to reports of an... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police search for hit-and-run driver in Schuylkill County1500, with a model year between 2009-2012. According to police, the vehicle is
Police search for hit-and-run driver in Schuylkill County
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 23 days ago
1500, with a model year between 2009-2012. According to police, the vehicle is missing its door mirror on the driver's side and a piece of its grill/spoiler. Anyone with information should call the State Police, Frackville barracks at 570-874-5... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, July 30Summit Hill man was injured after a one-vehicle crash in Mahanoy Township durin
Police, July 30
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
Summit Hill man was injured after a one-vehicle crash in Mahanoy Township during a rainstorm Monday. State police at Frackville said Devon H. Horn, 20, was eastbound on Route 54 in the left passing lane, passing another vehicle when he lost... Read more
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Times News
Police investigating theft of bicycleState police at the Frackville barracks are investigating the theft of a bicycl
Police investigating theft of bicycle
Times News / Posted 25 days ago
State police at the Frackville barracks are investigating the theft of a bicycle that happened between 11:30 p.m. July 26 and 10 a.m. July 27 from a residence on Schmaltzdahl Road in East Brunswick Township. The bicycle is a white, black and blue... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, July 29Figuereo-Marinez, 24, faces five misdemeanors including stalking, indecent expo
Police, July 29
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 26 days ago
Figuereo-Marinez, 24, faces five misdemeanors including stalking, indecent exposure and open lewdness by state police at Frackville. He was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge James Reiley, Pottsville, and unable to post the $20,000 bail the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
News - Standard SpeakerFiguereo-Marinez, 24, faces five misdemeanors including stalking, indecent expo
News - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 26 days ago
Figuereo-Marinez, 24, faces five misdemeanors including stalking, indecent exposure and open lewdness by state police at Frackville. He was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge James Reiley, Pottsville, and unable to post the $20,000 bail the... Read more
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