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Hazleton, Pennsylvania is located in Luzerne County. Zip codes in Hazleton, PA include 18202, and 18201. The median home price in Hazleton is $79,900. More Hazleton information.

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5 hrs ago | Danville News

Train victim's family: History of depression

The young man who killed himself by diving under an Iron Heritage Festival passenger train underwent treatment in mental health facilities, according to Montour County Coroner Scott E. Lynn.

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22 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Hazleton teen in critical condition after shooting

A 19-year-old Hazleton man remains in critical condition after being shot in the neck for unknown reasons early Saturday morning outside a West Hazleton bar.

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Yesterday | The Citizens' Voice

Hazleton group eyes county-owned bank as part of downtown revitalization

JAMIE PESOTINE / TIMES-SHAMROCK The former Security Savings building in downtown Hazleton, which is owned by Luzerne County, could become an arts center in one group's effort to revitalize the city's downtown.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Times Leader

State police seeking men who robbed Hazle Township Verizon store

State police at Hazleton reported they are looking for two men who robbed the Verizon Wireless store at 837 Airport Road just before 1 p.m. Sunday.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Times Leader

One man shot outside West Hazleton bar

Deivon Amir Barlow, 19, was flown to Lehigh Valley Allentown hospital after being taken by ambulance to Lehigh Valley Hazleton hospital.

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Times News

Lehigh Valley a top hospital for 19th...

Lehigh Valley Hospital ranks for the 19th consecutive year as one of the nation's top hospitals on U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals list.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

WNEP-TV Moosic

Shots Fired in Two Sections of Hazleton

Police said the first happened in the area of West 7th Street and Penn Court just after 1:00a.m. on Friday where two vehicles were seen driving away.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Courier News

LETTER: Open borders an open invitationLETTER: Open borders an open...

LETTER: Open borders an open invitation Don't blame immigrants for taking advantage of weak enforcement Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1mU0wwd ** ADVANCE FOR SUNDAY, MARCH 11 - FILE ** Christian Lechuga, who emigrated from Mexico approximately eight years ago, sits in his father's store in Hazleton, Pa., June 15, 2006, ... (more)

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Courthouse News Service

Cop Killing Called 'Intentional Discrimination'

Police in eastern Pennsylvania shot a man in the back and killed him as he opened the door to his own home, then conspired to cover it up, one of many acts of "intentional discrimination" against the town's Hispanic residents, his sister claims in court.

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The Citizens' Voice

County council to weigh UGI right of way proposal

WARREN RUDA / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Luzerne County Councilman Rick Williams asked a UGI Energy Services official at Tuesday's meeting for cost estimates for alternative pipeline routes that did not cut through public lands.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Weigh ramifications of separation

The plan to separate the Luzerne County Flood Protection Authority from Luzerne County government is fraught with questions and complications.

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The Citizens' Voice

Hazleton man faces prison time in child porn case

A Hazleton man who was the lead plaintiff in a case that challenged the city's illegal immigration law will go to prison for downloading child pornography again.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

WFMZ

Family of man shot to death by police suing officers, city

The family of a man shot to death by police in Luzerne County is now suing the police department and the city of Hazleton.

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Times News

Police investigate murder-suicide

LARRY NEFF/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Police found William Wilkinson and his wife, Denise, dead at their residence at 37 E. Main St. in Junedale.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Tombstones' book series continues

ERIC CONOVER/STAFF PHOTO Joe Farrell, left, and Joe Farley, a Hazleton native, stand near the grave of Joseph Bruno, a former Schuylkill County detective who led an armed assault on a group of unarmed paraders on election eve, Nov. 5, 1934, in an incident that became known as the Kelayres Massacre.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

WFMZ

Police: Carbon County man who carried out murder-suicide had violent past

At left, this inventory note by state police was left hanging in the window of a Carbon County home where authorities say a murder-suicide was carried out.

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Pocono Record

Junedale man, woman dead in apparent murder-suicide in Carbon County

State police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that occurred at about 10:45 p.m. Friday on East Main Street in Banks Township.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Times Leader

Penn State Hazleton to host info session

Penn State Hazleton's Office of Admissions will host an information session on Wednesday to showcase the degree programs offered at the campus for traditional age and adult students.

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ThinkProgress

Lawmakers Say Migrant Children Are Diseased, Should Be Denied Shelter

A 14-year-old Guatemalan migrant is left stranded in a wooded area in Mexico after the freight train she was traveling on had a minor derailment.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

WFMZ

Berks-based staffing firm opens office in Hazleton

"We opened the Hazleton office at a client's request, to support their expansion in the area," said Chris Garner, president of Berks & Beyond.

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