Mar 12, 2014
A miracle and a tragedy
The state will erect a marker to designate the significance of a famous Schuylkill County mine cave-in and what many refer to as a miracle and a tragedy.
The Times Leader
Tank, mine disaster noted with markers
A World War II Tank produced locally and rescue efforts at a mine disaster outside Hazleton are among the subjects of 21 new state historical markers approved by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Richard Kasunic, a longtime Democratic state senator from southwestern Pennsylvania, says he will not run for re-election to a sixth term this year.