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Times News
Tamaqua man, Coaldale woman chargedNesquehoning police have charged a Tamaqua man with driving under the influence
Tamaqua man, Coaldale woman charged
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Nesquehoning police have charged a Tamaqua man with driving under the influence and his passenger, a Coaldale woman, with drug offenses. John Patrick Garrett, 49, also faces charges of accidents involving damage to an unattended vehicle,or property,... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County Court – drug casesA Carbon County woman admitted bringing drugs into the county prison and sharin
Carbon County Court – drug cases
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
A Carbon County woman admitted bringing drugs into the county prison and sharing it with fellow inmates. She was one of five defendants in pending drug-related cases entered guilty pleas in Carbon County court on Tuesday. Judge Joseph J. Matika... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 21Police seek man linked to attempted robbery in city A masked man attempted to
Police, Aug. 21
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Police seek man linked to attempted robbery in city A masked man attempted to rob Merf’s Newsstand late Wednesday afternoon, Hazleton police said. A dark-skinned man about 5 feet, 6 inches tall with a medium build entered the store at 48 N. Wyoming... Read more
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Times News
Police: Lansford man tried to steal fountainA Lansford man is behind bars in Carbon County Correctional Facility after poli
Police: Lansford man tried to steal fountain
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
A Lansford man is behind bars in Carbon County Correctional Facility after police say he attempted to steal a water fountain from a priest’s residence. Russel B. Woodward, 48, of West Patterson Street, was arraigned Wednesday before District Judge... Read more
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Times News
Dead dog found dumped in LansfordLansford police are investigating the matter of a dead dog found Saturday in ga
Dead dog found dumped in Lansford
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
Lansford police are investigating the matter of a dead dog found Saturday in garbage bags at the west end of Abbott Street. Sgt. Jack Soberick said someone had reported a foul odor in the area. A patrolman went to see, and found the badly decomposed... Read more
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Times News
Deceased dog dumped in LansfordLansford police and Carbon County Animal Shelter are looking into a deceased do
Deceased dog dumped in Lansford
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
Lansford police and Carbon County Animal Shelter are looking into a deceased dog that was found dumped on the west end of the boroughearly this week. According to various reports, the canine, possibly a rottweiler mix, was stuffed into two garbage... Read more
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Times News
Deceased dog dumped in LansfordLansford police and Carbon County Animal Shelter are looking into a deceased do
Deceased dog dumped in Lansford
Times News / Posted 21 days ago
Lansford police and Carbon County Animal Shelter are looking into a deceased dog that was found dumped on the west end of the borough early this week. According to various reports, the canine, possibly a rottweiler mix, was stuffed into two garbage... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 6Hazleton incident Hazleton police reported the following incident. Anyone with
Police, Aug. 6
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
Hazleton incident Hazleton police reported the following incident. Anyone with information can call 570-459-4940 or 911. ■ The theft of copper pipe from a residence in the 200 block of Fulton Court was reported at 11:55 a.m. Wednesday. It is... Read more
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Times News
Lose your bike?The Lansford police department has a multitude of bicycles that have been picke
Lose your bike?
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
The Lansford police department has a multitude of bicycles that have been picked up or returned to the station over the past few months. If anyone has a bicycle that was lost or stolen, please contact the department at 570-645-5844 to identify and... Read more
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Times News
Three fugitives found; two still being soughtLansford police say three of the five people they have been seeking have been f
Three fugitives found; two still being sought
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
Lansford police say three of the five people they have been seeking have been found. Vanya Graul, Rachael French, and Paul Weirich were all arraigned Monday and are awaiting preliminary hearings. Weirich is currently in Lehigh County prison. French... Read more
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Times News
GRANT: $40K would help homeless familiesCarbon County wants to help additional families facing homelessness. On Thursd
GRANT: $40K would help homeless families
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
Carbon County wants to help additional families facing homelessness. On Thursday, a public hearing was held for comment on the application for the 2015 Pennsylvania Emergency Solutions Grant. Carbon County is applying for $40,000 to expand its... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 1Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issues releases alleging the following. Any
Police, Aug. 1
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 30 days ago
Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issues releases alleging the following. Anyone with information can call 570-459-4940 or 911. ■ Officers took Eddie Arroyo Rivera, 19, of Hazleton into custody Friday after a reported burglary in the 200 block of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Carbon commissioners to apply for homeless grantJIM THORPE — Carbon County commissioners accepted comments on a $40,000 Emergen
Carbon commissioners to apply for homeless grant
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted a month ago
JIM THORPE — Carbon County commissioners accepted comments on a $40,000 Emergency Solutions Grant application during a public hearing Thursday morning. Kim Miller, director of the Carbon County Action Committee for Human Services, said the grant... Read more

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