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Times News
Rear-end collision reported in SchuylkillState police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash in Schuylkil
Rear-end collision reported in Schuylkill
Times News / Posted 4 hours ago
State police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash in Schuylkill County on Tuesday. Troopers said Alexis C. Nevadomsky, 20, of Oneida was stopped in the southbound lane of Route 924 in East Union Township around 6:45 p.m. attempting... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man jailed for sexual contact with girl, 15man was jailed on Wednesday after being charged with having a sexual relationsh
Schuylkill man jailed for sexual contact with girl, 15
Times News / Posted 12 hours ago
man was jailed on Wednesday after being charged with having a sexual relationship with a young girl. State police at Frackville have charged David Joseph Whipple, 22, of Girardville, with involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, statutory... Read more
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Times News
Theft of money, iPhone reportedState police at Frackville are investigating the reported theft of money and an
Theft of money, iPhone reported
Times News / Posted yesterday
State police at Frackville are investigating the reported theft of money and an iPhone from a Schuylkill County residence. Troopers said Glenn Robert Frantz, 58, of 130 Brookshire Lane, East Brunswick Township, reported about $148 and an Apple... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Trinity Academy principal departing after 10 yearsthe Father Walter J. Ciszek Education Center through the merger of three Cathol
Trinity Academy principal departing after 10 years
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
the Father Walter J. Ciszek Education Center through the merger of three Catholic elementary schools: Holy Family School, Frackville; Immaculate Heart School, Girardville, and Father Walter J. Ciszek Elementary School, Shenandoah. She is also the... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill County court — IPPhave placed two local people on intermediate punishment. Melissa A. Oriel, 42,
Schuylkill County court — IPP
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
have placed two local people on intermediate punishment. Melissa A. Oriel, 42, of Coaldale: Charged by state police at Frackville with driving under the influence, speeding and careless driving on Dec. 31, 2014. Goodman sentenced her pay a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
West Mahanoy hires 2 part-time police officersNeither officer has worked for the township before. Moyer is employed part-time
West Mahanoy hires 2 part-time police officers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Neither officer has worked for the township before. Moyer is employed part-time in Shenandoah and Bodman is part-time in Frackville. The supervisors held an executive session for personnel reasons before voting for the new officers. At their... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
10 suspected drug dealers nabbed in Schuylkill Co.outstanding felony drug warrants, five were taken into custody, arraigned by Ma
10 suspected drug dealers nabbed in Schuylkill Co.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
outstanding felony drug warrants, five were taken into custody, arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Christina E. Hale, Frackville, and committed to Schuylkill County Prison. They were: ■ Ryan Connor, 34, of 229 S. Spencer St., Frackville, two... Read more
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Times News
Rear-end crash on I-81State police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash on Friday al
Rear-end crash on I-81
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
State police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash on Friday along Interstate 81 in Mahanoy Township, Schuylkill County, involving a truck and sport utility vehicle. Troopers said Harold D. Penrod, 32, of Wyoming, Luzerne County, was... Read more
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Times News
Man sought forMegan’s Law violationA Schuylkill County man is being sought for violating the conditions of Megan’s
Man sought forMegan’s Law violation
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
A Schuylkill County man is being sought for violating the conditions of Megan’s Law as a sexual offender. State police at Frackville said an arrest warrant has been issued for John Joseph Guman Sr., 55, of 133 West St., Shenandoah, for failing to... Read more
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Times News
Barnesville man cited for harassmentA Schuylkill County man has been cited for harassment. State police at Frackvi
Barnesville man cited for harassment
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
A Schuylkill County man has been cited for harassment. State police at Frackville said the incident occurred at 1 a.m. May 13 at 22 Saint Ann St., Mahanoy Township. Police said that Jonathan Ford, 29, of Barnesville, punched the windshield of... Read more
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Times News
Man charged with stealing from motherCounty man has been charged with stealing a television from his mother and then
Man charged with stealing from mother
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
County man has been charged with stealing a television from his mother and then selling it to a neighbor. State police at Frackville said Anthony Edmondson, 26, of 135 W. Ogden St., Girardville, smuggled a 42-inch flat screen TV from his mother’s,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
N. Schuylkill adopts budget with tax increaseexams at $8 per child, IEP reviews at $8 per child and sports physicals at $2,5
N. Schuylkill adopts budget with tax increase
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
exams at $8 per child, IEP reviews at $8 per child and sports physicals at $2,500. ■ Appointed Dr. Frank Blozousky, Frackville, as the school dentist at the rate of $3 per child examined for the 2016-17 school year. ■ Approved the following... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, May 23probation. Morgans pleaded guilty on March 29 to terroristic threats, reckless
Court, May 23
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
probation. Morgans pleaded guilty on March 29 to terroristic threats, recklessly endangering another person, harassment and criminal mischief. State police at Frackville charged him with committing those crimes Aug. 16, 2015, in Mahanoy To... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, April 9be conducted monthly in cooperation with municipal officers, state police said
Police, April 9
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
be conducted monthly in cooperation with municipal officers, state police said in a press release. Also, state police at Frackville will set up a checkpoint in northern Schuylkill County this weekend, while the North Central Regional Sobriety... Read more
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The Morning Call
Schuylkill County road work week of May 22, 2016between Lebanon County Line and Luzerne County Line 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 24-26.
Schuylkill County road work week of May 22, 2016
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
between Lebanon County Line and Luzerne County Line 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 24-26. Lane closures between Mahanoy City and Frackville for pothole patching 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 23-27. PA 339/Creek Road: Flagging between Ringtown and Mahanoy City... Read more
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Times News
Rear-end crash reported in SchuylkillState police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash at 4:10 p.m.
Rear-end crash reported in Schuylkill
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
State police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash at 4:10 p.m. Monday on Valley Street at the intersection with Cooper Street in New Philadelphia, Schuylkill County. Troopers said Ronald Duffy, 82, of Minersville, was stopped for a... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man gets life in prisonbehind bars for life. President Judge William E. Baldwin on Tuesday sentenced
Schuylkill man gets life in prison
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
behind bars for life. President Judge William E. Baldwin on Tuesday sentenced Thomas J. Petrousky, 55, of Altamont, near Frackville, to life in prison without parole in the death of David R. Halaburda, 50. According to testimony and court... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man sent to state prison for trying to hit 2 trooperscounts on which the jury could not reach a verdict, a decision necessary to all
Man sent to state prison for trying to hit 2 troopers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
counts on which the jury could not reach a verdict, a decision necessary to allow sentencing to proceed. State police at Frackville charged Moyer in connection with both incidents, which occurred on the same day. The cases were tried... Read more
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Times News
Attempted abduction report turns out to be falseabduction report by a Schuylkill County woman has turned out to have been false
Attempted abduction report turns out to be false
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
abduction report by a Schuylkill County woman has turned out to have been false and she has been cited. State police at Frackville said Sasha Grubel, 29, of the village of Arnots Addition, Saint Clair reported on April 19 about 4:30 p.m. that a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, May 1857, of Beaver Meadows was charged with a lone count of second-degree misdemeano
Court, May 18
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
57, of Beaver Meadows was charged with a lone count of second-degree misdemeanor for simple assault by state police at Frackville after an April 2 incident at 1 Jacaranda Circle, Eagle Rock, East Union Township. According to court records the... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill County court — probation revocationlive at 221 N. Lehigh St., Coaldale, and not move from there without permission
Schuylkill County court — probation revocation
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
live at 221 N. Lehigh St., Coaldale, and not move from there without permission. Vidzicki was charged by state police at Frackville on Aug. 6, 2015, with forgery, theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property, unauthorized use of a motor... Read more
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Times News
Both sides in dispute citedBoth sides in a domestic dispute have been cited. State police at Frackville s
Both sides in dispute cited
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
Both sides in a domestic dispute have been cited. State police at Frackville said troopers responded to 886 Barnesville Drive, in Ryan Township, Schuylkill County, at 7:07 a.m. on Sunday to a reported dispute. On scene officers found Edward Lee... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Frackville man jailed on drug chargesMAHANOY CITY — A Frackville man was jailed Monday morning, charged by Mahanoy C
Frackville man jailed on drug charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
MAHANOY CITY — A Frackville man was jailed Monday morning, charged by Mahanoy City police with having drugs, a large amount of cash and electronic items in his possession. Brian A. Cyr, 27, of 34 S. Broad Mountain Ave., was charged with eight felony... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, May 17Township. Joseph R. Holland, 34, was charged with a third-degree felony for re
Police, May 17
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
Township. Joseph R. Holland, 34, was charged with a third-degree felony for receiving stolen property by state police at Frackville. Arrest papers state the charges are related to the April theft of about $4,330 of equipment taken from an aerial... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
GAME ON: LARP at Hickory Runweekend would be a perfect time for new people to check it out,” said Wyvern Ri
GAME ON: LARP at Hickory Run
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
weekend would be a perfect time for new people to check it out,” said Wyvern Rising and Colony Alpha LARPer Zack Houser of Frackville. “It’s a new game with new rules and a lot of first-time players, so you wouldn’t be isolated in your... 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 13 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
Ringtown man arrested on child porn, drug charges waives hearingFRACKVILLE — A Ringtown man arrested earlier this month on child pornography an
Ringtown man arrested on child porn, drug charges waives hearing
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
FRACKVILLE — A Ringtown man arrested earlier this month on child pornography and drug charges waived his right to a preliminary hearing Wednesday before Magisterial District Judge Christina E. Hale, Frackville. Kristin Delorge, 41, of 131 Breisch... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man jailed for violating PFAA Schuylkill County man was jailed on Tuesday for violating a protection from a
Schuylkill man jailed for violating PFA
Times News / Posted 14 days ago
A Schuylkill County man was jailed on Tuesday for violating a protection from abuse order. State police at Frackville responded to 307 Royer St., New Ringgold, at 11:34 a.m. for a reported PFA violation. On scene troopers found Nathan Karl Fisher,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, May 12hall. Ringtown man facing charge A Ringtown man faces a citation after an inc
Police, May 12
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 days ago
hall. Ringtown man facing charge A Ringtown man faces a citation after an incident in Union Township, state police at Frackville say. Harold Michael Jr., 42, will be cited for harassment after an incident at 2659 Melanie Manor on Sunday at... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man cited for harassmentA Schuylkill County man has been cited for harassment. State police at Frackvi
Schuylkill man cited for harassment
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
A Schuylkill County man has been cited for harassment. State police at Frackville said Harold Michael Jr., 42, of Ringtown, was cited for an incident on Sunday at 12:10 a.m. at 2659 Melanie Manor in Union Township. Troopers said Michael struck a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill Mall's Black Diamond store to close SundayFRACKVILLE — Black Diamond Antiques & Collectibles at the Schuylkill Mall is cl
Schuylkill Mall's Black Diamond store to close Sunday
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
FRACKVILLE — Black Diamond Antiques & Collectibles at the Schuylkill Mall is closing Sunday. Signs at both entrances say the store will close at 5 p.m. Sunday. Black Diamond has been at the mall for 18 years. “It’s a shame,” Brad Hamilton, 57, of... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill man cited for disorderly conductA Schuylkill County man was cited for disorderly conduct for causing a disturba
Schuylkill man cited for disorderly conduct
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
A Schuylkill County man was cited for disorderly conduct for causing a disturbance outside his residence. State police at Frackville said Tyler Elo, 25, of Water Street, village of Cumbola, Blythe Township, got into a loud, verbal shouting match... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
County visitors bureau holds first Tourism ExpoCounty Historical Society, Pottsville; Kaier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, Mahanoy C
County visitors bureau holds first Tourism Expo
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
County Historical Society, Pottsville; Kaier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, Mahanoy City; Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Frackville; Alvernia University–Schuylkill Center, Cressona Mall; and Schuylkill Area Community Foundation, Pottsville. “I... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
West Mahanoy selects new police chiefThey returned in 13 minutes and immediately voted to make Kaczmarczyk full time
West Mahanoy selects new police chief
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
They returned in 13 minutes and immediately voted to make Kaczmarczyk full time. Livergood has been acting police chief in Frackville since last June after serving for the two years prior as the borough’s officer-in-charge. After Thursday’s... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
County vistitors bureau holds first Tourism ExpoCounty Historical Society, Pottsville; Kaier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, Mahanoy C
County vistitors bureau holds first Tourism Expo
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
County Historical Society, Pottsville; Kaier Mansion Bed & Breakfast, Mahanoy City; Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Frackville; Alvernia University–Schuylkill Center, Cressona Mall; and Schuylkill Area Community Foundation, Pottsville. “I... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Penn State Hazleton presents academic awardsEarle Sparks, university president (1908-1920). Earning the award this year we
Penn State Hazleton presents academic awards
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
Earle Sparks, university president (1908-1920). Earning the award this year were Steven M. Baksa, Hazleton; James Fisher, Frackville; Maria Magabo, Hazleton; Paige Steigerwalt, Lehighton; and Robert P. Vitagliano, Hazle Township. Evan Pugh... 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 18 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
Police, May 8theft by deception, receiving stolen property and knowledge that property is pr
Police, May 8
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 18 days ago
theft by deception, receiving stolen property and knowledge that property is proceeds of an illegal act by state police at Frackville. He was arraigned April 22 by Magisterial District Judge James Reiley, Pottsville, who set bail at 10 percent of... 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 20 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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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 21 days 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 21 days ago
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 21 days ago
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 22 days ago
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 22 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 22 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 22 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 23 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 24 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 24 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 26 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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