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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, May 24investigating Hazle Twp. events State police are investigating two incidents t
Police, May 24
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 hours ago
investigating Hazle Twp. events State police are investigating two incidents that happened at Wal-Mart in Hazle Township on Saturday. At 3:10 p.m., a man left the store with $757 of merchandise, put the merchandise on the back of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Jessup girl dies after I-81 crashA child involved in a violent car crash that shut down Interstate 81 in Hazle T
Jessup girl dies after I-81 crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 hours ago
A child involved in a violent car crash that shut down Interstate 81 in Hazle Township for more than four hours Friday night has died, state police at Hazleton said. Second-grader Amailey Charlotte Gonzalez died of injuries suffered in the 8:40 p.m.... Read more
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Times News
Girl, 7, dies of injuries in car crash on interstateCrest. Gonzalez was injured when a northbound car on the interstate went out o
Girl, 7, dies of injuries in car crash on interstate
Times News / Posted 11 hours ago
Crest. Gonzalez was injured when a northbound car on the interstate went out of control at about 8:40 p.m. Friday in Hazle Township and struck a rock embankment, ejecting two women. Police said the child was trapped in the vehicle and had to... Read more
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The Express-Times
8-old dies after Pa. interstate accident, coroner says6 sedan in which she was riding went out of control Friday night and left the n
8-old dies after Pa. interstate accident, coroner says
The Express-Times / Posted 16 hours ago
6 sedan in which she was riding went out of control Friday night and left the northbound highway at mile-marker 144.5 in Hazle Township, Pennsylvania, according to the coroner's office and Pennsylvania State Police. The vehicle struck a rock... Read more
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The Washington Times
Girl, 7, dies of injuries in car crash on interstateCrest. Gonzalez was injured when a northbound car on the interstate went out o
Girl, 7, dies of injuries in car crash on interstate
The Washington Times / Posted 17 hours ago
Crest. Gonzalez was injured when a northbound car on the interstate went out of control at about 8:40 p.m. Friday in Hazle Township and struck a rock embankment, ejecting two women. Police said the child was trapped in the vehicle and had to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crash victim, 7, dies in hospital7, of Jessup, was pronounced dead Sunday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest,
Crash victim, 7, dies in hospital
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 hours ago
7, of Jessup, was pronounced dead Sunday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, where she was flown following the crash in Hazle Township, police said. Gonzalez, who was wearing a seatbelt but not in a booster seat, was trapped in the wreckage and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
7-old killed in Hazle Twp. crashJessup and Brittany Gallagher, of Scranton, were also severely injured in the w
7-old killed in Hazle Twp. crash
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 hours ago
Jessup and Brittany Gallagher, of Scranton, were also severely injured in the wreck on Friday, along Interstate 81 north in Hazle Township. It happened at about 8:40 p.m. near mile marker 144.5. The car was traveling at a high rate of speed when... Read more
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The Morning Call
Child killed in crash on I-81 in LuzerneHAZLE TOWNSHIP, Luzerne County — A 7-year-old Jessup, Pa., girl was killed Frid
Child killed in crash on I-81 in Luzerne
The Morning Call / Posted 23 hours ago
HAZLE TOWNSHIP, Luzerne County — A 7-year-old Jessup, Pa., girl was killed Friday after a car she was in smashed into a rocky embankment on I-81 in Hazle Township. State police said Amailey Charlotte Gonzalez was extricated from the vehicle Friday... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crash victim dies in hospital7, of Jessup, was pronounced dead Sunday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest,
Crash victim dies in hospital
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
7, of Jessup, was pronounced dead Sunday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, where she was flown following the crash in Hazle Township, police said. Gonzalez, who was wearing a seatbelt, was trapped in the wreckage and freed by firefighters,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mining, railroad history come alive for societyfor kids. Visitors are welcome at the site. Info box Club location: 1056 Han
Mining, railroad history come alive for society
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
for kids. Visitors are welcome at the site. Info box Club location: 1056 Hanover Court, between 22nd and 23rd Streets in Hazle Township. Photos are allowed. Club website: www.amrclub.org, and like us on Facebook (Anthracite Model Railroad... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
News - Standard Speakerand disorderly conduct for unreasonable noise. He was arraigned Monday by Magi
News - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
and disorderly conduct for unreasonable noise. He was arraigned Monday by Magisterial District Judge James Dixon, Hazle Township, and taken to jail in lieu of $15,000 bail. Arrest papers state that police found Diaz at 20 S. Broad St. at... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, April 9man on parole cited for public drunkenness A 43-year-old Hazleton man who refu
Police, April 9
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
man on parole cited for public drunkenness A 43-year-old Hazleton man who refused to leave the Penn Terrace Motel in Hazle Township Wednesday evening was cited for public drunkenness and disorderly conduct, state police at Hazleton... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Golf tournamentsFor more information call Bill Moore at 570-401-8858. Checks also can be sent t
Golf tournaments
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
For more information call Bill Moore at 570-401-8858. Checks also can be sent to Moore at 55 Kickapoo Drive, Hazle Township, Pa. 18202. Brian Van Horn Memorial What: The 28th annual Brian Van Horn Memorial Golf Tournament and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Rails-to-Trails receives grant for drainagedamaged by a brush fire that affected about 100 acres of woodland near the form
Rails-to-Trails receives grant for drainage
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
damaged by a brush fire that affected about 100 acres of woodland near the former Beryllium plant in the Ashmore section of Hazle Township last week. “It burned both sides of the Ashmore/Beryllium Road,” said Skulsky, who visited the trail Sunday... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Morning fire engulfs Hazle Twp. homeA fire that gutted a Hazle Township home early Saturday probably smoldered in t
Morning fire engulfs Hazle Twp. home
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
A fire that gutted a Hazle Township home early Saturday probably smoldered in the basement for hours before spreading, Jason Bridge, the township’s assistant fire chief, said. “If somebody was home, it probably would never have burned the house,”... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
3 people, including child, seriously injured in crashTwo women and a girl were severely injured in a crash that closed Interstate 81
3 people, including child, seriously injured in crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Two women and a girl were severely injured in a crash that closed Interstate 81 in Hazle Township for more than four hours on Friday night. State police at Hazleton said the driver, Melanie Ann Burleson, 33, of Jessup, and her passenger, Brittany... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Justine Yurchak weds Richard Starrick Jr. - WeddingsConyngham. The bride is the daughter of Michele and Pete Yurchak, Rock Glen.
Justine Yurchak weds Richard Starrick Jr. - Weddings
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Conyngham. The bride is the daughter of Michele and Pete Yurchak, Rock Glen. The groom is the son of Molly Johnston, Hazle Township, and Richard Starrick, Hazle Township. Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose Jackie Yurchak as... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Three severely hurt in I-81 crashTwo women and a girl were severely injured in a crash that closed Interstate 81
Three severely hurt in I-81 crash
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Two women and a girl were severely injured in a crash that closed Interstate 81 in Hazle Township for more than four hours on Friday night. State police at Hazleton said the driver and her passenger were ejected after the vehicle hit a rock... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Crash shuts down I-81Hazle Township Fire and Rescue Vehicle accident shuts down interstate — Emergen
Crash shuts down I-81
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Hazle Township Fire and Rescue Vehicle accident shuts down interstate — Emergency personnel reportedly closed a section of Interstate 81 in Hazle Township while responding to a motor vehicle accident Friday night. State police at Hazleton and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
‘Severe’ damages in Kelayres home fireneed them than not enough,” he explained of the second alarm call. Firetrucks
‘Severe’ damages in Kelayres home fire
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
need them than not enough,” he explained of the second alarm call. Firetrucks from the Mahanoy City, Sheppton-Oneida and Hazle Township fire departments parked along Market Street, where firefighters ran a hose to a hydrant at the intersection of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Property transferset al. to Richard M. Cahill et al. for $183,500, Butler Township. Eagle Rock R
Property transfers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
et al. to Richard M. Cahill et al. for $183,500, Butler Township. Eagle Rock Resort Co. to Pooja Saini for $202,239.26, Hazle Township. Jared J. Smallet et al. to Yorky F. Torres Martinez et al. for $116,000, Hazleton. Adam Todd Aloisi et al.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Dealers: Technology makes today’s autos better“Subaru has become a signature auto make, and a major player in the auto indust
Dealers: Technology makes today’s autos better
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
“Subaru has become a signature auto make, and a major player in the auto industry.” To accommodate the new dealership, Fairway expanded its grounds in 1995 all the way up to the Hazle Township Volunteer Fire and Rescue Co. jdino@standar... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Auto parts: New or used, suppliers have deep roots in Hazleton areaand added small engines in 1980s, changing with the times. Kress Auto, situate
Auto parts: New or used, suppliers have deep roots in Hazleton area
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
and added small engines in 1980s, changing with the times. Kress Auto, situated on 200 acres in the Green Ridge section of Hazle Township, has also evolved over the years in the used parts business. Owner Joseph Kress’ great-grandfather, Joseph... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Auto association continuing its missionChevrolet and Subaru dealerships); Harry’s U-Pull-It and Tunnessen’s Inc. Deal
Auto association continuing its mission
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Chevrolet and Subaru dealerships); Harry’s U-Pull-It and Tunnessen’s Inc. Dealerships that opened along Airport Beltway in Hazle Township have also joined, Earl Berger said. Community organizations that the association has supported include Big... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lady Cougars blank BerwickDay by scoring all 10 of their runs against two Berwick pitchers in a 10-0 Wyom
Lady Cougars blank Berwick
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
Day by scoring all 10 of their runs against two Berwick pitchers in a 10-0 Wyoming Valley Conference softball victory in Hazle Township. Rebecca Rossi started the uprising with a leadoff tripled ahead of walks to Megan Trivelpiece and Hop... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Poluce, May 19of bullets being fired were found at either location, he said. Vehicle damaged
Poluce, May 19
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
of bullets being fired were found at either location, he said. Vehicle damaged in Hazle Twp. A vehicle was damaged in Hazle Township Monday into Tuesday. State police at Hazleton said someone scratched the trunk area of the victim’s Chevrolet... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, May 18occasion in February and then days later, during an argument verbally threatene
Police, May 18
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
occasion in February and then days later, during an argument verbally threatened him. Man accused in theft at Kmart A Hazle Township man accused of stealing in the past did it again, state police at Hazleton say. Christopher Fraunfelter, 28,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Fire, ambulance companies get state grants$19,851.32; East End Engine and Hose Co. No. 3, $13,789.79; 14th Ward Fire Co.,
Fire, ambulance companies get state grants
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
$19,851.32; East End Engine and Hose Co. No. 3, $13,789.79; 14th Ward Fire Co., $13,789.79; Harwood Fire Co., $13,106.29; Hazle Township Volunteer Fire and Rescue Co., $13,789.79; Hazleton Fire Department, $13,789.79; Hazleton Rescue Squad,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
BB&T to consolidate three area branchesA bank that bought two other banks with local branches is consolidating its off
BB&T to consolidate three area branches
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
A bank that bought two other banks with local branches is consolidating its offices in Hazleton, Hazle Township and Conyngham in July. BB&T, which purchased National Penn Bank in a $1.8 billion deal in the spring, has announced it is consolidating... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Sandra Wilma Rollsare her husband of the past 40 years, Charles R. Rolls; five children, William
Sandra Wilma Rolls
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
are her husband of the past 40 years, Charles R. Rolls; five children, William Creasy and his partner, Maxine Ballet, Hazle Township; David Creasy, Sugarloaf Township; Frank Creasy, Cumbola; Jennifer Rolls, Drums; and Peter Arnold and his... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, May 17and conspiracy for theft by state police at Hazleton. The charges were filed ag
Police, May 17
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
and conspiracy for theft by state police at Hazleton. The charges were filed against him April 26 and issued via summons, which he accepted May 9. The phones were taken on April 9 from Amazon Fulfillment Center, 550 Oak Ridge Road, Hazle Tow... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Emil M. SalnickyJulia Salnicky and was a member of Queen of Heaven Parish at Our Lady of Grace
Emil M. Salnicky
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
Julia Salnicky and was a member of Queen of Heaven Parish at Our Lady of Grace Church, Hazleton. He was a 1948 graduate of Hazle Township High School and was last employed by Bethlehem Steel. He had a great love for his animals. Preceding him in... Read more
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The Brown and White
Fugitive who ran along Route 33 faces new charges, police sayRoute 33, prompting an hours-long search, was charged Monday in the incident, c
Fugitive who ran along Route 33 faces new charges, police say
The Brown and White / Posted 7 days ago
Route 33, prompting an hours-long search, was charged Monday in the incident, court records say. Francisco Jimenez, 21, of Hazle Township, Pennsylvania, was with a disabled pickup truck May 6 along the highway in Plainfield Township when police... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Robert James FordMay 14, 2016 , 76, of Hazle Township, died Saturday morning in Lehigh Valley H
Robert James Ford
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
May 14, 2016 , 76, of Hazle Township, died Saturday morning in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton. He was born in Hazleton, son of the late John and Josephine (Cusatis) Ford. Prior to retiring, he was an art teacher at Hazleton Area... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Billig sets freshman records at Avon Groverelay team. which finished in 45.39, good enough for second place on the school
Billig sets freshman records at Avon Grove
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
relay team. which finished in 45.39, good enough for second place on the school’s record list. The top mark is 44.99, which was set in 2011. Billig is the grandson of Louie and Donna Billig of Hazleton and Bill and Carol Drumheller of Hazle Townsh... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Nearly 100 acres destroyed in Hazle Township wildfireTracks in the mud showed that creatures survived a wildfire. After a bulldozer
Nearly 100 acres destroyed in Hazle Township wildfire
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Tracks in the mud showed that creatures survived a wildfire. After a bulldozer cut a swath south from the Ashmore Road in Hazle Township, a deer walked through the dozer treads. A tiny amphibian called a red eft squiggled into one of the hoof... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, May 15flight to avoid apprehension and disorderly conduct. He was arraigned May 9 by
Police, May 15
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
flight to avoid apprehension and disorderly conduct. He was arraigned May 9 by Magisterial District Judge James Dixon, Hazle Township, who set bail at $15,000. Around 8 p.m., police said they saw Fabian walking from North Third Street to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
News - Standard Speakerflight to avoid apprehension and disorderly conduct. He was arraigned May 9 by
News - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
flight to avoid apprehension and disorderly conduct. He was arraigned May 9 by Magisterial District Judge James Dixon, Hazle Township, who set bail at $15,000. Around 8 p.m., police said they saw Fabian walking from North Third Street to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Minor leaguepoked two singles for the Sons of Erin, Tyler Dias hit a double and Chris Blany
Minor league
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
poked two singles for the Sons of Erin, Tyler Dias hit a double and Chris Blanyard singled. ❒ Seach Law Office Dodgers 8, Hazle Township Perchak’s 2 — Patrick Soden led the Dodgers with three singles. Teammates Scott Mooney and Brady Williams both... Read more
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Times News
Man charged with sexual abuse of childwhich he used at his place of employment, troopers said. The incident occurred
Man charged with sexual abuse of child
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
which he used at his place of employment, troopers said. The incident occurred during the time frame of Feb. 14, 2014 to March 7. Waschko was arraigned before District Judge James Dixon, of Hazle Township, and released on $50,000 unsecur... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Golf tournamentsFor more information call Bill Moore at 570-401-8858. Checks also can be sent t
Golf tournaments
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
For more information call Bill Moore at 570-401-8858. Checks also can be sent to Moore at 55 Kickapoo Drive, Hazle Township, Pa. 18202. Valley Vets What: The sixth annual Valley Vets Golf Tournament. Where: Sugarloaf Golf Club,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Fire strikes HACCfire began in a cabinet in the classroom and then spread to a wall, according t
Fire strikes HACC
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
fire began in a cabinet in the classroom and then spread to a wall, according to District Superintendent Craig Butler. Hazle Township Fire Chief Scott Kostician said the damage was heavy in one classroom and smoke filled the wing containing the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, May 13two counts of theft by deception by state police at Hazleton after the offenses
Police, May 13
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
two counts of theft by deception by state police at Hazleton after the offenses, which happened March 2 and 7 at Wal-Mart, Hazle Township. The charges were filed April 14 and issued via summons, which she accepted April 29. Arrest papers state... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Brush fire sends smoke through regionA fast-moving brush fire affected the Stockton region of Hazle Township on Thur
Brush fire sends smoke through region
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
A fast-moving brush fire affected the Stockton region of Hazle Township on Thursday, garnering a response from more than 13 fire companies in four counties. The brush fire, originating on the Greater Hazleton Rails to Trails forestry trail, began... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
City man now faces child porn chargeshe said he had “no idea,” arrest papers state. At Waschko’s arraignment Thursd
City man now faces child porn charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
he said he had “no idea,” arrest papers state. At Waschko’s arraignment Thursday, Magisterial District Judge James Dixon, Hazle Township, set bail in the videotaping case, which involved two misdemeanor counts of invasion of privacy, at $15,000... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Smoke from Hazle brush fire seen far northBy RACHEL HOLLY Staff Writer A fast-moving brush fire affected the Stockton r
Smoke from Hazle brush fire seen far north
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
By RACHEL HOLLY Staff Writer A fast-moving brush fire affected the Stockton region of Hazle Township late Thursday morning, garnering a response from more than 13 fire companies in four counties. The brush fire, originating on the Greater Hazleton... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Brush fire visible to some miles awayreported in northern Luzerne County and southern Lackawanna County on Thursday
Brush fire visible to some miles away
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
reported in northern Luzerne County and southern Lackawanna County on Thursday afternoon stems from a major brush fire in Hazle Township, according to a Luzerne County 911 supervisor. Residents of Jenkins and Plains townships and the Pittston... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Wild fox attacks three people in Pennsylvania(WBRE) Three people were injured after they were attacked by a fox in Hazle Tow
Wild fox attacks three people in Pennsylvania
News 10 WILX / Posted 11 days ago
(WBRE) Three people were injured after they were attacked by a fox in Hazle Township, Pennsylvania Wednesday. A 13-year-old boy mowing his lawn and an 86-year-old man were attacked by the animal. A short time later a third victim arrived at the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton man now facing child porn chargesA Hazleton man accused of videotaping a woman at the WYLN television studios in
Hazleton man now facing child porn charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
A Hazleton man accused of videotaping a woman at the WYLN television studios in Hazle Township now faces child pornography charges. William Waschko, 62, of East Broad Street, faces 11 felony counts of child pornography after investigators found... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Golf tournamentsFor more information call Bill Moore at 570-401-8858. Checks also can be sent t
Golf tournaments
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
For more information call Bill Moore at 570-401-8858. Checks also can be sent to Moore at 55 Kickapoo Drive, Hazle Township, Pa. 18202. Valley Vets What: The sixth annual Valley Vets Golf Tournament. Where: Sugarloaf Golf Club,... Read more
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