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  1. Lansford tables water authority...Read the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Times News

    ... municipality. Board members receive $800 per year in Summit Hill and $900 each in Tamaqua and Nesquehoning. In Lehighton, the board chairman is paid $2,700; the board secretary is paid $3,000, and the treasurer and right to know officer are paid ...

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  2. Sports CardRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Standard Speaker

    TODAYBoys Basketball Minersville at Mahanoy Area Schuylkill Haven at Marian North Schuylkill at Blue Mountain Lehighton at Panther Valley Lourdes Regional at Shenandoah Valley Tamaqua at Jim Thorpe Tri-Valley at Weatherly Girls Basketball Hazleton Area at

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  3. Lehigh man gets probation in hospital...Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Times News

    ... Nov. 15, 2010, when borough police were called to the Behavioral Health Unit of the Blue Mountain Health Systems Lehighton Campus. The second incident occurred on Nov. 29, 2010, at the hospital. Borough police were called to the emergency room for a ...

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  4. Lehighton police apprehended man wanted in ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Pocono Record

    On Jan. 6, 46-year-old James Brent Eakin, of N. Hondo, Texas, was stopped for a traffic violation in Ross Township. Police discovered that there was a warrant for Eakin's arrest out of Arkansas. The warrant stemmed from Eakin's failure to respond to traffic citations.

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  5. Mahoning Township man stole checks to fuel heroin addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Times News

    ... Officers called him to tell him there was an existing active warrant out for his arrest from the state police at Lehighton. Officers searched the area around his home and found him hiding in an abandoned barn off of Beaver Run Drive. In an interview ...

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  6. Carbon County Fair board meeting setRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Times News

    The Carbon County Fair monthly board meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday in the community room on the ground floor of the Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital campus of Blue Mountain Health System in Lehighton. The fair board is presenting Jordan Behrens of Jim Thorpe as fair queen contestant at this year's Pennsylvania State Association of County Fairs Convention being held at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center on Jan. 21-25.

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  7. Lehighton fire department names new...Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Times News

    That came after borough council, on a 4-0 vote at a special meeting Monday morning, appointed Michael Mriss to the post, effective immediately. Councilmen Scott Rehrig, John Kreitz, Joe Flickinger, and council President Grant Hunsicker were in favor.

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  8. Changes coming to Thorpe's Hooven...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Times News

    ... The second-floor of the building housed the Old Mauch Chunk Model Train Display, operated by Michael Heery of Lehighton until November 2012. "Options include office space, retail opportunities, a restaurant or even an art gallery," he said. "There ...

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  9. Oversight would bolster charter systemRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    ... the entire family and provide quality educational choices. Our family services centers soon will expand in the Lehighton and Dickson City areas. These will be our eighth and ninth regional centers, which span Pennsylvania to assist families in ...

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  10. Schools on 2-hour delay todayRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Times News

    The following delays are in effect: Jim Thorpe Lehighton Panther Valley Pleasant Valley Palmerton Carbon Career and Technical Institute.

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  11. Construction equipment stolen from shuttered business in Carbon Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Pocono Record

    The alleged incident occurred sometime between Dec. 26 and Jan. 4. at the former Great American Pellet Plant on Little Gap Road in Lower Towamensing Township. State police at Lehighton say the burglars removed items including a pellet stove, a power washer, power tools and other materials.

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  12. Athletic postponementsRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Times News

    The following Times News area athletic events have been postponed today. Monday, Jan. 12 BOYS BASKETBALL Jim Thorpe at Pottsville, 7:15 p.m. , Lehighton at Pine Grove, 7:30 p.m. , Panther Valley at North Schuylkill, 7:30 p.m. , Tamaqua at Blue Mountain, 7:15 p.m. , Marian at Tri-Valley, 7:30 p.m. GIRLS BASKETBALL Palmerton at Northern Lehigh, 7 p.m. , Notre Dame -ESat Marian, 7:30 p.m. WRESTLING Northwestern at Palmerton, 7 p.m.

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  13. Most area schools have switched from 2-hour delay to closedRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Times News

    As of 8:30 this morning several area schools have switched their two-hour delays to closing. The following schools are now closed: Carbon Career and Technical Institute Lehighton Area Northern Lehigh Palmerton Area Panther Valley Pleasant Valley Northwestern Lehigh Jim Thorpe Weatherly Tamaqua Area is the only school to still be listed as a 2-hour delay.

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  14. Eight Arrested in Drug SweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Officials in Schuylkill County said Derek Hunsicker, 26, Joel Vermillion, 24, Francisco Aponte Jr., 24, Elizabeth Tansley, 26, Kevin Tansley, 28, and Zachary Hoffman, 23, all of Tamaqua, and Sara Lucykanish, 20, and Daniel Fink, 31, both of Lehighton were arrested Monday for selling heroin and methamphetamine. 12 comments

  15. Saylorsburg driver injured in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Lopresti was the lone passenger in a vehicle that overturned on Route 33 South last Thursday around 5 p.m. Police said he was ejected from the vehicle. Police said the accident occurred when Lopresti, traveling at a high rate of speed, abruptly turned right in an attempt to exit Route 33 via the Lehighton exit.

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  16. Socks for Seniors generates overwhelming warmthRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Times News

    ... assisted in informing the public and the rest was up to YOU. Donations filled the boxes in area businesses from Lehighton to Tamaqua, including Midas, Lehighton Kia, Beacon 443, Mauch Chunk 5 & 10, Classic Beverage, Hiles Brothers, The Batter's Box, ...

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  17. Heading for extinction? Area fire companies report volunteers getting harder to findRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Times News

    ... good enough to let some of their workforce respond, and without that, I think we'd be in trouble," McArdle said. Lehighton Fire Department is fortunate to have around 40 volunteers, but Chief Patrick Mriss is not going to put out the no vacancy ...

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  18. Carbon man accused of bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Police have arrested a man in connection with the November robbery of a bank in Carbon County that has been repeatedly targeted by criminals. David Brian Weaver, 39, was recently charged with the robbery of the Jim Thorpe National Bank Branch on Route 903 in Penn Forest Township, according to state police in Lehighton.

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  19. Two-vehicle crash in Lower TowamensingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Times News

    ... of Berger and Penn Forest roads. The woman extricated herself from the wreckage. She was evaluated at the scene by Lehighton paramedics but refused further medical treatment. State police at Lehighton are investigating the incident. The second ...

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  20. Carbon County Court newsRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Times News

    Mauch Chunk Trust Company has filed a mortgage foreclosure complaint against Charles Burke, 1460 Laurel Lane, Palmerton, and Lori Burke, 295 Harvard Ave., Palmerton, over a property at the Laurel Lane address, which is partly in Franklin Township and partly in Towamensing Township. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Fort Mill, South Carolina, has filed a mortgage foreclosure complaint against Andrew D. Versuk Sr. and Jennifer L. Versuk, 2076 Long Run Road, Lehighton, over a property at that address.

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