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Times News
Carbon County courtto use it at two locations in the county for a total of four times. A video sur
Carbon County court
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
to use it at two locations in the county for a total of four times. A video surveillance camera at the Walmart store in Mahoning Township, one of the places the card was presented for use, was used to identify Hill. Hill admitted to a serious... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfersG. Sheckler Jr. to Dennis E. Blocker, 1246 Mahoning Drive East, Lehighton, prop
Carbon County property transfers
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
G. Sheckler Jr. to Dennis E. Blocker, 1246 Mahoning Drive East, Lehighton, property at 280 S. Ninth St., $75,000. Mahoning Township Homestretch LLC, to Alexander J. Riepensell, Allentown, property at 123 Jamestown St., $66,000. Penn... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfersFirst St., $1. Constance Landis to Bayview Loan Servicing LLC, Coral Gables, F
Carbon County property transfers
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
First St., $1. Constance Landis to Bayview Loan Servicing LLC, Coral Gables, Florida, property at 542 Mahoning St., $1. Mahoning Township Harold K. Rohlfing to Harold K. Rohlfing, 1120 Mahoning Drive East, Lehighton, property at 1120 Mahoning... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Possible link between earthquakes, fracking probedprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Possible link between earthquakes, fracking probed
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP's oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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The Columbian
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP’s oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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PhysOrg
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakesprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP's oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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Times News
Woman pleads guilty to hiding man fleeing from policethe start of her scheduled bench trial on the charge. Lehighton police charged
Woman pleads guilty to hiding man fleeing from police
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
the start of her scheduled bench trial on the charge. Lehighton police charged her following an incident on May 12, 2015. Mahoning Township police were involved in a chase involving Robert Allen Miller. The chase entered Lehighton, where borough... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP's oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 6 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP's oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 6 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP's oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 6 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP's oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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Philly.com
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP's oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 6 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP's oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, frackingprivately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment.
Pennsylvania probes possible link between quakes, fracking
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 6 days ago
privately held oil and natural gas producer did not return a call for comment. Hilcorp stopped fracking the well in Mahoning Township about 12 hours after the first quake was recorded. A staffer with DEP's oil and gas program visited the... Read more
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Times News
Man failed to stop for school bus, gets DUIA Carbon County man’s failure to stop for a school bus in Mahoning Township has
Man failed to stop for school bus, gets DUI
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
A Carbon County man’s failure to stop for a school bus in Mahoning Township has resulted in a DUI/drug arrest. The township’s police department said that at 10 a.m. April 6, police received a complaint from George’s Transportation, who reported... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
What was fracking's role in two PA earthquakes?western Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says
What was fracking's role in two PA earthquakes?
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
western Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says Hilcorp Energy Co. stopped fracking at the Mahoning Township site at about noon Monday. That was about 12 hours after the U.S. Geological Survey recorded a... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, April 29leads to charges Two men face charges after their vehicle passed a school bus
Police, April 29
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
leads to charges Two men face charges after their vehicle passed a school bus dropping off children on Route 443 in Mahoning Township, police said. George’s Transportation reported the problem of motorists failing to stop for the school bus... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
State investigating 2 quakes near fracking sitewestern Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says
State investigating 2 quakes near fracking site
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 7 days ago
western Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says Hilcorp Energy Co. stopped fracking at the Mahoning Township site at about noon Monday. That was about 12 hours after the U.S. Geological Survey recorded a... Read more
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The Morning Call
State investigating 2 quakes near Pennsylvania fracking sitewestern Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says
State investigating 2 quakes near Pennsylvania fracking site
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
western Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says Hilcorp Energy Co. stopped fracking at the Mahoning Township site at about noon Monday. That was about 12 hours after the U.S. Geological Survey recorded a... Read more
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Philly.com
DEP investigating 2 quakes near Pennsylvania fracking sitewestern Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says
DEP investigating 2 quakes near Pennsylvania fracking site
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
western Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says Hilcorp Energy Co. stopped fracking at the Mahoning Township site on about noon Monday. That was about 12 hours after the U.S. Geological Survey recorded a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
DEP investigating 2 quakes near western Pennsylvania fracking sitewestern Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says
DEP investigating 2 quakes near western Pennsylvania fracking site
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
western Pennsylvania drilling operation. DEP spokeswoman Melanie Williams says Hilcorp Energy Co. stopped fracking at the Mahoning Township site on about noon Monday. That was about 12 hours after the U.S. Geological Survey recorded a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Energy company shuts down fracking operation in Lawrence Countyin Lawrence County Monday. Hilcorp Energy Co. stopped fracking at about noon M
Energy company shuts down fracking operation in Lawrence County
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
in Lawrence County Monday. Hilcorp Energy Co. stopped fracking at about noon Monday after a small earthquake hit in Mahoning Township, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection confirmed Wednesday. Hilcorp, doing business as... Read more
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Times News
Carbon teen admits his role in robbery, drug possessionon April 4, 2015, in which an Xbox and television were stolen from a North Firs
Carbon teen admits his role in robbery, drug possession
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
on April 4, 2015, in which an Xbox and television were stolen from a North First Street residence. Charges were filed by Mahoning Township police. Slater-Trine and a co-defendant, a juvenile, stayed at thevictim’s residence. He went to work, and... Read more
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Times News
Carbon ARD program31, of Lehighton, was placed on a charge of retail theft. She was arrested on D
Carbon ARD program
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
31, of Lehighton, was placed on a charge of retail theft. She was arrested on Dec. 24, 2015, at the Walmart store in Mahoning Township. She was assessed $450 for the cost of the program and ordered to render 50 hours of community service and... Read more
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Times News
Accelerated Rehabilitation Dispostion31, of Lehighton, was placed on a charge of retail theft. She was arrested on D
Accelerated Rehabilitation Dispostion
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
31, of Lehighton, was placed on a charge of retail theft. She was arrested on Dec. 24, 2015, at the Walmart store in Mahoning Township. She was assessed $450 for the cost of the program and ordered to render 50 hours of community service and... Read more
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Times News
Traffic stop leads to arrestMahoning Township Police say they arrested a woman from Allentown after a traff
Traffic stop leads to arrest
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
Mahoning Township Police say they arrested a woman from Allentown after a traffic stop Friday morning. According to a press release, police took 44-year-old Mayolly Dejesus of Allentown into custody on a warrant from Lehigh County. Around 9:45... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County courtJohn Wolfe, 42, of Andreas, pleaded to two counts of retail theft, both occurri
Carbon County court
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
John Wolfe, 42, of Andreas, pleaded to two counts of retail theft, both occurring at the Walmart store in Mahoning Township. He was charged for incidents on Jan. 21 and Feb. 2. Wolfe told Matika that after the second arrest he... Read more
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Times News
Mahoning twins witness Wolf signing ABLE actspecifically for people with qualified disabilities and their families is good
Mahoning twins witness Wolf signing ABLE act
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
specifically for people with qualified disabilities and their families is good news for Shane and Wyatt Waksmunski. The Mahoning Township twins were present when Gov. Tom Wolf signed the Pennsylvania Achieving a Better Life Experience Act on... Read more
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Times News
Man arrested in DUI crashMahoning Township Police have just charged a Lehigh County man after a two-car
Man arrested in DUI crash
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
Mahoning Township Police have just charged a Lehigh County man after a two-car crash in Mahoning Township. Township police said that at 2:08 p.m. Feb. 11, police investigated the crash on Route 443 at Mahoning Mountain Road, in which there were no... Read more
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Times News
Council of governments participation formalizedEast Penn Township, Franklin Township, Kidder Township, Lansford, Lehigh Townsh
Council of governments participation formalized
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
East Penn Township, Franklin Township, Kidder Township, Lansford, Lehigh Township, Lehighton, Lower Towamensing, Mahoning Township, Nesquehoning, Palmerton, Parryville, Summit Hill, Weatherly and Weissport. The group will meet at 7 p.m.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police car shot with pellet gun; officer was insidecar with a pellet gun while an officer was inside. It happened Friday at about
Police car shot with pellet gun; officer was inside
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
car with a pellet gun while an officer was inside. It happened Friday at about 9:30 p.m. on Route 209 at Center Street in Mahoning Township. The officer was in a marked vehicle and its emergency lights were on. Police said as the driver sat in... Read more
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Times News
Red flag warning todaytoday. As of this morning, burn bans currently in effect in Carbon County incl
Red flag warning today
Times News / Posted 16 days ago
today. As of this morning, burn bans currently in effect in Carbon County include Lower Towamensing Township, Bowmanstown, Mahoning Township, Parryville, Jim Thorpe, Penn Forest Township, Nesquehoning and Summit Hill. According to the Schuylkill... Read more
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Times News
Pellet gun fired at Lehighton officerMahoning Township Police continue to investigate an incident in which a Lehight
Pellet gun fired at Lehighton officer
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
Mahoning Township Police continue to investigate an incident in which a Lehighton Borough Police vehicle with an officer inside was shot at by a pellet gun. Township police said that at 9:33 p.m. Friday, a borough police officer was parked on Route... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, April 15test, police said. Good Samaritan victim of theft A Hazle Township woman is a
Police, April 15
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
test, police said. Good Samaritan victim of theft A Hazle Township woman is accused of stealing from a good Samaritan. Mahoning Township police said on Feb. 27 around 6 p.m. they were dispatched to a home on Packerton Dam Drive where a male and... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Woman catches another stealing money from her purseAn alert woman prevented a couple she tried to help from scamming her. It happ
Woman catches another stealing money from her purse
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
An alert woman prevented a couple she tried to help from scamming her. It happened in late February in Mahoning Township, Carbon County, and resulted in the arrest of 36-year-old Bernadette Poznar of Hazle Township, Luzerne County. In the late... Read more
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Times News
Road work to begin on routes 443 and 902project is financed with state funds from the state’s transportation plan, Act
Road work to begin on routes 443 and 902
Times News / Posted 22 days ago
project is financed with state funds from the state’s transportation plan, Act 89. Route 902 will be resurfaced in Mahoning Township and Summit Hill borough in Carbon County beginning Thursday. Work is expected to be complete by... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Road work announcedRoute 443 between Route 309 and the Carbon County line, and on Route 902 betwee
Road work announced
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 22 days ago
Route 443 between Route 309 and the Carbon County line, and on Route 902 between Mahoning Drive and East Holland Street in Mahoning Township and Summit Hill, PennDOT said in a news release. The Route 443 project includes milling, patching, paving,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, April 11papers state. Assault, gun charges for man A Lansford man threatened a woman,
Police, April 11
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 24 days ago
papers state. Assault, gun charges for man A Lansford man threatened a woman, fired a gun and assaulted a man inside a Mahoning Township house March 29, according to police. Shane R. Rex, 27, was charged with burglary, aggravated assault,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, April 10blocking her path, arrest papers state. A Lansford man threatened a woman, fir
Police, April 10
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
blocking her path, arrest papers state. A Lansford man threatened a woman, fired a gun and assaulted a man inside a Mahoning Township house March 29, according to police. Shane R. Rex, 27, was charged with burglary, aggravated assault,... Read more
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Times News
Rt. 902 project to beginRoute 902 will be resurfaced in Mahoning Township and Summit Hill borough in Ca
Rt. 902 project to begin
Times News / Posted 26 days ago
Route 902 will be resurfaced in Mahoning Township and Summit Hill borough in Carbon County beginning on Thursday, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. Work is expected to be complete by mid-September. The project includes... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, April 9red mark under his right eye. Woman found to have drugs A woman who formerly
Police, April 9
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 26 days ago
red mark under his right eye. Woman found to have drugs A woman who formerly lived in Coaldale was found with drugs when Mahoning Township police investigated a Thursday retail theft. Police said they began investigating the theft at Wal-Mart... Read more
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Times News
Burglary trial ends abruptly with guilty pleaserving the Carbon term. Postie previously served a prison term in Carbon for
Burglary trial ends abruptly with guilty plea
Times News / Posted 27 days ago
serving the Carbon term. Postie previously served a prison term in Carbon for stealing 13 iPhones at the Walmart store in Mahoning Township. The Schuylkill sentence is for break-ins he committed with Keck and Frank in Rush Township. Keck and... Read more
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Times News
Police search for men who made unauthorized withdrawalsthe Stroud Mall in Stroudsburg totaling $402.50. The remaining four charges wer
Police search for men who made unauthorized withdrawals
Times News / Posted 27 days ago
the Stroud Mall in Stroudsburg totaling $402.50. The remaining four charges were made on March 15 at the Walmart store in Mahoning Township at 7:33 p.m. for $101.34; at 7:34 p.m. for $100.78; at 7:37 p.m. for $101.79; and at 7:38 p.m. for $102.98.... Read more
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Times News
Mahoning retail theft leads to drug arrestA retail theft at the Walmart in Mahoning Township on Wednesday has led to the
Mahoning retail theft leads to drug arrest
Times News / Posted 27 days ago
A retail theft at the Walmart in Mahoning Township on Wednesday has led to the arrest of a homeless woman. At 12:56 p.m., township police were dispatched to a retail theft at the store, where the man involved jumped over a guardrail and fled down an... Read more
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Times News
Street team seen selling country rapper’s musicand associated acts. Posts were circulating Monday through Wednesday about the
Street team seen selling country rapper’s music
Times News / Posted 29 days ago
and associated acts. Posts were circulating Monday through Wednesday about the team being seen at Walmart locations in Mahoning Township and Rush Township. Most of the material online about the street team is from skeptics who say that the... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County courtof DUI of a controlled substance and two drug charges. He was arrested on Aug.
Carbon County court
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
of DUI of a controlled substance and two drug charges. He was arrested on Aug. 14, 2015, along Mauch Chunk Street by Mahoning Township police. Matika imposed a total of $300 in fines. The defendants sentenced must pay court costs of about... Read more
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Times News
Three injured in Mahoning crashAt least three people were injured Monday afternoon, including two young childr
Three injured in Mahoning crash
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
At least three people were injured Monday afternoon, including two young children, in a crash along Route 443 in Mahoning Township. The crash occurred just after 4 p.m. as a woman was traveling east and failed to stop for a pickup that had stopped to... Read more
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Times News
3 injured in Mahoning crashAt least three people were injured Monday afternoon in a crash along Route 443
3 injured in Mahoning crash
Times News / Posted a month ago
At least three people were injured Monday afternoon in a crash along Route 443 in Mahoning Township. Two young children were among those injured. The crash occurred just after 4 p.m. as a woman was traveling east and failed to stop behind a pickup... Read more
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Times News
Power restored to most residents in MahoningMore than 1,000 customers were without power this afternoon in Mahoning Townshi
Power restored to most residents in Mahoning
Times News / Posted a month ago
More than 1,000 customers were without power this afternoon in Mahoning Township. According to PPL, power has been restored to all but three residents on Troxell Road. The power was knocked out shortly after 2 p.m. to residential customers as well... Read more
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Times News
Residents, businesses without power in MahoningMore than 1,000 customers are without power this afternoon in Mahoning Township
Residents, businesses without power in Mahoning
Times News / Posted a month ago
More than 1,000 customers are without power this afternoon in Mahoning Township. The power was knocked out shortly after 2 p.m. to residential customers as well as Walmart in Lehighton, which was evacuated and closed. Rain will continue to develop... Read more
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