Tuesday Apr 15
Kunkletown man 'tasered' in Lehighton as he resists arrest, police say -
A Monroe County man was shot with a stun gun Monday afternoon after he fled from police investigating a Weissport fight and then struggled police trying to take him into custody.
Car pulled from canal
There were anxious moments early this morning when a car was discovered in three feet of water in the Lehigh Canal in Weissport.
Bypassing traffic for emergencies
To solve the problem, Calvin Ulshafer of J.D. Eckman Inc., contractor for the project, met with emergency responders and officials from Weissport and Lehighton, Franklin and Mahoning townships.
Bridge work starts tonight
From 6 p.m. to 4 a.m. today through Thursday, traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction on the bridge, Route 209 between Route 443 and Route 248.
Delays coming Tuesday
Sean Brown, safety press officer, with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, Engineering District 5, said that from 6 p.m. to 4 a.m. next Tuesday through Thursday, traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction on the bridge, Route 209 between Route 443 and Route 248.