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Times News
Schuylkill teen cited in crashA Schuylkill County teen was cited for a two-vehicle crash. State police at Sch
Schuylkill teen cited in crash
Times News / Posted yesterday
A Schuylkill County teen was cited for a two-vehicle crash. State police at Schuylkill Haven did not release the time or date of the crash. Troopers said a 17-year-old female from Schuylkill Haven was driving a 2004 Saturn Ion eastbound on Route 901... Read more
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Times News
One injured in Schuylkill crashState police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash which result
One injured in Schuylkill crash
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
State police at Frackville reported investigating a rear-end crash which resulted in one person being injured. The crash occurred at 1:32 p.m on Friday along Mount Laffee Road, in New Castle Township. Troopers said Kathy D. Stuck, 46, of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill, Carbon fire companies receive fundingTwo fire companies in Schuylkill County are among those receiving federal fundi
Schuylkill, Carbon fire companies receive funding
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Two fire companies in Schuylkill County are among those receiving federal funding for new equipment. U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-17, Moosic, announced Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has awarded Assistance to Firefighters... Read more
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Times News
Pennsylvania Fire Wardens mark 100 yearsThe 100th anniversary of the Pennsylvania Forest Fire Wardens was celebrated in
Pennsylvania Fire Wardens mark 100 years
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
The 100th anniversary of the Pennsylvania Forest Fire Wardens was celebrated in Tamaqua's Owl Creek section Saturday by focusing on the aspects of the job that have made the wardens indispensable for a century. "We have camp fire safety, burn barrel... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill blight task force to focus on worst propertiesPOTTSVILLE — The recently formed Schuylkill County blight task force is plannin
Schuylkill blight task force to focus on worst properties
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
POTTSVILLE — The recently formed Schuylkill County blight task force is planning to put together a list of the worst blighted properties in the area. “We’d like to do ‘The Dirty Dozen,’” Schuylkill County District Attorney Christine A. Holman said... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
High School golf capsulesHazleton Area Head coach: John Provost. Home course: Sugarloaf Golf Club. 20
High School golf capsules
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
Hazleton Area Head coach: John Provost. Home course: Sugarloaf Golf Club. 2014 record: 6-5. Key players lost: Joseph Baran, Brad Evertt, Kevin Harry.Key players returning: Geran Triano, Joshua Provost, Adam Grula, Frank Seatch, Matthew... Read more
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Times News
Schuylkill crashState police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a two-vehicle crash at
Schuylkill crash
Times News / Posted 8 days ago
State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a two-vehicle crash at 4:20 p.m. Friday at the intersection of Peach Mountain and Wade roads in New Philadelphia borough. Troopers said Norman C. Tropp, 44, of Pottsville, was driving a 2012... Read more
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Times News
High School ScrimmagesPalmerton Area @ Panther Valley 9:00 AM Allentown Central Catholic @ Southern
High School Scrimmages
Times News / Posted 9 days ago
Palmerton Area @ Panther Valley 9:00 AM Allentown Central Catholic @ Southern Lehigh 10:00 AM Bangor @ East Stroudsburg North 10:00 AM Bethlehem Freedom @ Central Bucks East 10:00 AM Blue Mountain @ Muhlenberg 10:00 AM East Stroudsburg South @... Read more
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Times News
Local high school football practice gets under wayHigh School football teams took to the practice field Monday morning in prepara
Local high school football practice gets under way
Times News / Posted 10 days ago
High School football teams took to the practice field Monday morning in preparation for the start of the 2015 season on Sept. 4. In the top photo, the Jim Thorpe Olympians work on defensive drills, while in the photo at right, the Lehighton Indians... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
West Nile virus detected in Schuylkill CountyThe West Nile virus has been found in Schuylkill County. The virus was found i
West Nile virus detected in Schuylkill County
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
The West Nile virus has been found in Schuylkill County. The virus was found in mosquito samples in Pine Grove Township on Aug. 7, the state Department of Environmental Protection announced Thursday. This is the first time this year the virus has... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah hosts 61st annual firefighters convention paradeA Shenandoah Heights man reflected on his time spent as a firefighter with Poli
Shenandoah hosts 61st annual firefighters convention parade
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
A Shenandoah Heights man reflected on his time spent as a firefighter with Polish American Fire Company No. 4 in the borough as he watched Saturday’s parade in Shenandoah. “I love it. It brings back so many memories that I’ve done for my community,”... Read more
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The Morning Call
Schuylkill County road work week of Aug. 16, 2015The following road work is planned in Schuylkill County the week of Aug. 16, 20
Schuylkill County road work week of Aug. 16, 2015
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
The following road work is planned in Schuylkill County the week of Aug. 16, 2015: Union Twp. Zion Grove Road, Ringtown Road, Red Ridge Road: Lane restrictions with flagging between Ringtown and Nuremberg for pothole patching from 7 a.m. until 3... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Bones uncovered at Schuylkill County construction siteA PennDOT contractor made a startling discovery in Schuylkill County. Crews wo
Bones uncovered at Schuylkill County construction site
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 14 days ago
A PennDOT contractor made a startling discovery in Schuylkill County. Crews working to widen a stretch of Route 61 in Schuylkill Haven say recent heavy rains uncovered human bones that were part of a mass grave. State Police called in the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Funding to allow for Schuylkill County wellness program expansionPOTTSVILLE — Schuylkill County is expanding its wellness program thanks to fund
Funding to allow for Schuylkill County wellness program expansion
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 21 days ago
POTTSVILLE — Schuylkill County is expanding its wellness program thanks to funding from Capital Blue Cross, which is providing $66,914.43 in funding over the course of the two-year program. “It’s a fabulous opportunity,” Martina Chwastiak, the... Read more
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Times News
One of four in robbery attempt charged with homicide countOne of four people charged with a robbery attempt in Schuylkill County is also
One of four in robbery attempt charged with homicide count
Times News / Posted a month ago
One of four people charged with a robbery attempt in Schuylkill County is also facing attempted homicide charges. State police at Schuylkill Haven said the incident occurred at 4:07 a.m. on Monday at the Country Squire Motel, located at 300 Route 61... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Third suspect in motel room invasion/robbery arrestedSCHUYLKILL COUNTY, Pa. – The last of three men involved in an early morning inv
Third suspect in motel room invasion/robbery arrested
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 1 months ago
SCHUYLKILL COUNTY, Pa. – The last of three men involved in an early morning invasion and robbery a Schuylkill County motel is taken into custody. Frank David Vannicola, 25, of Minersville, was arrested without incident by Schuylkill Haven Borough... Read more

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