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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy Area SB mulls services in lieu of taxes from fire co.MAHANOY CITY — The Mahanoy Area school board will consider a request from a bor
Mahanoy Area SB mulls services in lieu of taxes from fire co.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 hours ago
MAHANOY CITY — The Mahanoy Area school board will consider a request from a borough fire company and ambulance service in accepting services in lieu of annual tax payments. Mark Bernardyn, a trustee with the Citizens Fire Company No. 2/Mahanoy City... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Three displaced following blazeA kitchen fire caused by unattended cooking displaced three people in East Unio
Three displaced following blaze
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
A kitchen fire caused by unattended cooking displaced three people in East Union Township on Friday night, Sheppton-Oneida Fire Chief Kyle Mummey said. Firefighters arrived at 881 Center St. in the Village of Sheppton to find flames coming from the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Cooking fire displaces threeA kitchen fire caused by unattended cooking displaced three people in East Unio
Cooking fire displaces three
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
A kitchen fire caused by unattended cooking displaced three people in East Union Township Friday night, Sheppton-Oneida Fire Chief Kyle Mummey said. Firefighters arrived at 881 Center St. in the Village of Sheppton to find flames coming from the... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill County courtA Hazleton man had three preliminary hearings scheduled for Jan. 12 before Dist
Schuylkill County court
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
A Hazleton man had three preliminary hearings scheduled for Jan. 12 before District Judge Stephen Bayer. The charges were related to retail thefts in two different jurisdictions. James J. Yurkanin, 38, of 572 Wilbur Court, Hazleton, elected to waive... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Pottsville man not guilty of assault chargePOTTSVILLE — For a second time this week, a Schuylkill County jury on Thursday
Pottsville man not guilty of assault charge
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
POTTSVILLE — For a second time this week, a Schuylkill County jury on Thursday did not convict David R. Moran of charges stemming from an alleged encounter with a Mahanoy City woman, although this time he was acquitted on only one charge. Moran, 49,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy woman acquitted of nuisance chargeThe building Anisa L. Kane owned in Mahanoy City did not constitute a public nu
Mahanoy woman acquitted of nuisance charge
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
The building Anisa L. Kane owned in Mahanoy City did not constitute a public nuisance, a Schuylkill County jury ruled Tuesday. A jury of six men and six women deliberated about 75 minutes before finding Kane, 27, of Mahanoy City, not guilty of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah man arrested on drug chargesA Shenandoah man was jailed after being arrested by Mahanoy City police on drug
Shenandoah man arrested on drug charges
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
A Shenandoah man was jailed after being arrested by Mahanoy City police on drug charges early Saturday morning. Charles J. Koncsler, 33, of 142 Swatara Road, was charged with five felony counts of possession with intent to deliver a controlled... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City parking advisoryThe Mahanoy City Police Department announced there will be no parking allowed t
Mahanoy City parking advisory
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
The Mahanoy City Police Department announced there will be no parking allowed today on South Main Street from Mahanoy to Maple streets between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. for snow removal. The borough also plans to continue to remove piles from... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
'Shenandoah Shuffle' walk set for Valentine's DayValentine’s Day is a time for lovers, but it will also be a day for walkers who
'Shenandoah Shuffle' walk set for Valentine's Day
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
Valentine’s Day is a time for lovers, but it will also be a day for walkers who participate in the “Shenandoah Shuffle” as part of Schuylkill On The Move. The urban winter hike will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 14 along Rotary Way at the Shenandoah... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Legislative roll call, Jan. 31A look at how local state legislators voted during the past week. House Bill 1
Legislative roll call, Jan. 31
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
A look at how local state legislators voted during the past week. House Bill 1413 would require an annual inspection instead of a semi-annual inspection for motor carrier vehicles over 17,000 pounds. The House approved the measure 118-66 and sent it... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Jan. 29Property waiting to be claimed Hazleton police are attempting to locate severa
Police, Jan. 29
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Property waiting to be claimed Hazleton police are attempting to locate several people or their next of kin as the department is holding property that belongs to them. The individuals are: Robert Cobb, Hazleton; John Demshick, Hazleton; Jack Covey,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Annual homeless count underwaySchuylkill County’s Local Housing Options Team has started its annual count of
Annual homeless count underway
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Schuylkill County’s Local Housing Options Team has started its annual count of the homeless. LHOT members, who represent various service agencies and nonprofits, have 10 different sites throughout the county this week to offer free meals, clothing... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Grant could expand rails to trailsA grant given to Weatherly on Tuesday might help create a 5-mile trail that cou
Grant could expand rails to trails
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
A grant given to Weatherly on Tuesday might help create a 5-mile trail that could eventually become part of a loop that hikers, bicyclists and skiers could follow while traveling between the borough, Hazleton, White Haven and Rockport. The $30,000... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Street crews continue snow removal in Schuylkill CountyIt is going to be a long week for street crews in Schuylkill County as they con
Street crews continue snow removal in Schuylkill County
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
It is going to be a long week for street crews in Schuylkill County as they continue their efforts to clear roadways and sidewalks after some areas had more than 2 feet of snow over the weekend. “We are slowly working our way through the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Street crews continue snow removalIt is going to be a long week for street crews in Schuylkill County as they con
Street crews continue snow removal
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
It is going to be a long week for street crews in Schuylkill County as they continue their efforts to clear roadways and sidewalks after some areas had more than 2 feet of snow over the weekend. “We are slowly working our way through the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Ritsick proves all records made to be brokenWhen Crestwood senior Maddie Ritsick became the school’s all-time leading score
Ritsick proves all records made to be broken
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 days ago
When Crestwood senior Maddie Ritsick became the school’s all-time leading scorer in girls basketball last Thursday, it was a milestone that some close to the program thought may never be topped. After all, 30 years had come and gone since Diane Madl... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Snow cancels mail delivery and clogs highwaysMail delivery was cancelled, a Hazleton plow truck burst into flames and driver
Snow cancels mail delivery and clogs highways
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
Mail delivery was cancelled, a Hazleton plow truck burst into flames and drivers around the region faced treacherous conditions as a winter storm dumped more than a foot of snow today. With snow falling fast, shovelers and snowplows could barely... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Jan. 23Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases on these incidents: ■ Offi
Police, Jan. 23
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases on these incidents: ■ Officers are investigating counterfeit money that passed at businesses in the city this week. Businesses are advised to remain vigilant and to verify all bills are... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Jan. 19Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases alleging the following. Any
Police, Jan. 19
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases alleging the following. Anyone with information can call 570-459-4940. ■ Olga Vicente, 55, 606 Harrison St., Apt. 2, was cited for a violation of the city drug ordinance banning drug paraphernalia... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Milnesville fire ruled arsonThe early morning fire that destroyed two Hazle Township businesses last month
Milnesville fire ruled arson
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
The early morning fire that destroyed two Hazle Township businesses last month was intentionally set, state police said. A state police fire marshal determined that the March 8 fire that destroyed the Lazy Dog Salon and extensively damaged Pierucci... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Vincent A. Dorneman Sr.Nov. 5, 2009 , 57, of 1203 E. Mahanoy St., Mahanoy City, passed away Thursday
Vincent A. Dorneman Sr.
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 22 days ago
Nov. 5, 2009 , 57, of 1203 E. Mahanoy St., Mahanoy City, passed away Thursday at his residence. Born in Hazleton, he was the son of the late Christopher and Rosella (Tombasco) Dorneman. Vincent was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City man heading to prisonPOTTSVILLE — A Mahanoy City man is headed to state prison after being sentenced
Mahanoy City man heading to prison
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
POTTSVILLE — A Mahanoy City man is headed to state prison after being sentenced Monday in Schuylkill County Court on two sets of charges. Ronald L. Blackwell, 48, must serve one and a half to three years in a state correctional institution, Judge... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Snow showers trigger jump in supply salesIt only took about an inch of the white stuff to boost sales of ice melt, shove
Snow showers trigger jump in supply sales
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
It only took about an inch of the white stuff to boost sales of ice melt, shovels and other winter accessories at area stores. “I don’t like it but it’s good for business,” Lynn Huff of Cedar Street Supply in Hazleton, said of the snow and slush... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Jan. 14Police looking for burglary suspects Hazleton police charged a man and a juven
Police, Jan. 14
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
Police looking for burglary suspects Hazleton police charged a man and a juvenile in an early morning burglary in the 800 block of Seybert Street on Monday. Officers received a report of a burglary in progress and caught two people attempting to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City board setMahanoy City Borough Council held its reorganization meeting Jan. 4 which inclu
Mahanoy City board set
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 26 days ago
Mahanoy City Borough Council held its reorganization meeting Jan. 4 which included the welcoming of two new members and the retention of most borough positions. The meeting began after Mayor Patti Schnitzius swore in Francis P. Burke and Thomas R.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
GIRLS' HOOPS: Mahanoy defense holds down Williams ValleyTOWER CITY — It was defense that guided Mahanoy Area on last season’s quest fro
GIRLS' HOOPS: Mahanoy defense holds down Williams Valley
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 27 days ago
TOWER CITY — It was defense that guided Mahanoy Area on last season’s quest from bottom of the Schuylkill League standings to the district semifinals. It was defense again that put the Lady Bears in first place in the District 11 Class A power... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
News - Standard SpeakerCharges, citations Charges or citations have been filed against the following,
News - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 27 days ago
Charges, citations Charges or citations have been filed against the following, according to court documents. Violations for older offenses appear now because they have only recently been filed or served. ■ Melissa Coppala, 39, Hazleton, disorderly... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Area students on dean’s list at Misericordia UniversityDALLAS — Officials at Misericordia University announced the school’s dean’s lis
Area students on dean’s list at Misericordia University
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 28 days ago
DALLAS — Officials at Misericordia University announced the school’s dean’s list for the fall 2015 semester. Students at Misericordia qualify for the dean’s list with a 3.55 grade-point average or higher. The following area students achieved dean’s... Read more

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