3 teenagers dead in Pennsylvania SUV crash, 3 hurt
Northampton police Chief Michael Clark says the crash killed Ryan Lesher, Cullen Keffer and Shamus Digney, incoming sophomores at Council Rock South High School in Newtown.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
New NCC campus open in Tannersville
Close to 2,000 students will make history this week when they become the first students to take classes on what may be the only brand new full-service college campus in the country.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Morning Call
Mass murderer Michael Ballard tells judge he wants execution carried out ASAP
Mass murderer Michael Eric Ballard, who says he wishes to abandon his appeals and be executed, was in court Friday.
Judge orders another medical evaluation for Michael Ballard
One of the Lehigh Valley's most notorious killers headed back to court Friday to ask a judge to let him die, but the judge told Michael Ballard he's not ready to do that, just yet.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Erie Times News
Erie County Council set to vote on new purchasing job
Erie County Executive Kathy Dahlkemper's administration has pitched a new $60,000-a-year job to manage the purchasing of county equipment and services.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Northampton Borough Council receives middle school update
Northampton Area School District Superintendent, Joseph Kovalchik, took a road trip Thursday night to explain the district's progress on the construction of the new middle school.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Death of Northampton man, whose body is found after Lehigh River search, remains under investigation
A crew from the Northampton Fire Department on Wednesday searches the Lehigh River for Dustin M. Lewis, 30, of Northampton, who reportedly entered the water from the Ninth Street Bridge which connects the borough to Coplay.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Pipeline proposed through Carbon County
A Berks County company wants to build a $1 billion Marcellus gas pipeline through Carbon and Northampton counties.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Philadelphia man is Pennsylvania's first human case of West Nile virus in 2014
A Philadelphia man hospitalized earlier this year is Pennsylvania's first probable case of West Nile virus in 2014, state Department of Health officials reported today.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
USPS mailbox vandalized in Lehigh Township, mail stolen in latest break-in, police report
A United States Postal Service mailbox was vandalized and mail inside stolen today in Lehigh Township in what police say is a ongoing problem in the Lehigh Valley.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Fire crews from Northampton area respond to smoke condition at glass recycler
Fire crews from Northampton and surrounding communities were called before 5 o'clock this morning to 799 Smith Lane in the borough for a report of smoke coming from the rear of CAP Glass, according to a Northampton County emergency dispatch supervisor and emergency radio reports.