16 min ago
Amber Washko sentenced for fatal crash
Amber Washko was sentenced to three to six months in prison in Lehigh County Court Friday, for her involvement in a fatal accident last year in Allentown.
4 hrs ago
Cars roll into Macungie for Das Awkscht
MusikFest isn't the only attraction in the Lehigh Valley this weekend and classic car fans are in Lehigh County for an annual event that goes back a half century.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
The Morning Call
Andre Reed's family looking forward to Canton
Penn State coach James Franklin explains 'Dawn Patrol,' in which football players who miss class work out at 5 a.m. on Monday mornings.
Pa. constable shoots, paralyzes man over unpaid parking ticket warrant: Overreaction?
NBC10 quotes District Attorney Jim Martin as saying the shooting could have been avoided if McCullers had entered into a payment plan, but also raised concerns about the training for elected constables in Pennsylvania.
Lehigh County motorcyclist dies in Wednesday's crash
A Lehigh County man died of injuries suffered in a motorcycle crash Wednesday evening less than an hour after the accident.
Pennsylvania is known for its natural outdoor beauty but with that comes a caution to those unfamiliar with the territory.
Democrats accuse Corbett of cutting $1 billion from education
Some local democratic leaders are calling out Governor Corbett over what they allege are big cuts to education funding.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Terry Scott Souders of Trexlertown arrested
A 50-year-old Trexlertown man who was carrying drugs and a handgun in the saddlebags of his motorcycle was arrested Wednesday by the Lehigh County Drug Task Force.
TV show 'Evil Kin' to feature tale of neo-Nazi brothers who killed parents in Lehigh County
The Salisbury Township slayings of Dennis, Brenda and Erik Freeman will be featured next week on the Investigation Discovery show "Evil Kin."
'Pervy dad' from Nazareth now charged with child porn;...
A Nazareth man accused of arranging to meet with a fellow "pervy dad" in order to have sex with a 7-year-old girl now faces a charge of child pornography because of what investigators say they found on his cellphone.
Pa.'s first lady to speak at Musikfest's opening ceremonies
She will speak at 6 p.m. at Aetna Americaplatz at the Levitt Pavillion on the SteelStacks campus at 101 Founders Way in Bethlehem.
Allentown man will face trial for snapping cellphone photo during homicide hearing
A man charged with snapping a cellphone photo of a 14-year-old witness testifying during an Allentown homicide hearing was sending a clear message - to intimidate the teen and silence him - authorities said Tuesday.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Washington Post
Man shot, possibly paralyzed over unpaid parking tickets
I've sometimes made the reductio ad absurdum argument that we're closing in on the day where the police will start conducting SWAT raids over unpaid parking tickets.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Cops: Man wanted in high-speed chase after shoplifting flees again, hits cruiser
An Allentown man who in May led police on a high-speed chase after stealing clothes from Macy's tried to flee from police again on Saturday, but crashed after hitting a cruiser, Allentown police said.
Traffic stop on Interstate 78 uncovers $13 million worth of heroin hidden in truck
Pennsylvania State Police said a K-9 search of a pickup truck on Interstate 78 uncovered $13 million worth of heroin in a hidden compartment.
Constable Shoots and Paralyzes Man While Serving Warrant Over Unpaid Parking Tickets
The [Pennsylvania state] constable [in Lehigh County] told the District Attorney he felt his life was in danger as he tried to serve 38-year-old Kevin McCullers.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
69 News Week In Review
It's time to take a look back at the stories making headlines this week in the 69 News Week In Review.
Wrong-way driver causes wrecks on Route 22, emergency dispatchers say
A driver heading the wrong way on Route 22 West caused multiple wrecks late Saturday night, according to emergency communication officials.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The CPA Technology Advisor
Feds Charge Pennsylvania Woman with Embezzling $562K
Felicia Anne Straub knew that her boss suspected someone was embezzling from the Whitehall Township repo business where she worked as an office manager.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
What's the deal with Route 309 construction in South Whitehall?
It's one of the busiest highways in the Lehigh Valley, but Route 309 near Route 22 has been a mess for months.