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Judge hears theft and assault cases
Preliminary hearings for several theft and assault cases were scheduled at the beginning of this month in the court of District Judge Stephen Bayer in Tamaqua.
11 hrs ago
Hearings waived in drug cases
Illegal drug cases took up the bulk of the docket recently in the court of District Judge Stephen Bayer, whose office is in Tamaqua.
Camp helps visually impaired
He's hearing the bus and the swish of its door from the basement floor of the Tamaqua Community Art Center.
Hometown crash victims identified
Those involved in a head-on collision 6:30 p.m. Monday in Hometown that sent six to the hospital have been identified.
Schuylkill ARD admissions
Schuylkill County President Judge William P. Baldwin has allowed 11 people to enter the accelerated rehabilitative disposition program.
Police investigate 3-vehicle chain...
According to officer Chris Ondrus, Jason Seekins, 37, of 117 W. Ridge St., Coaldale, was driving a 2004 Subaru west on the 300 block of W. Abbott Street at at 10:38 p.m. Aug. 7 when he lost control and drove head on into a parked yellow 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt.
Fiance of Schuylkill County man who died following police taser incident speaks out
The fiance of a Schuylkill County man who died moments after police used taser guns on him is speaking out exclusively to 69 News.
Man Dies After Being Hit With Taser
Crime scene tape surrounded Fegley's Mini Mart on Center Street in Tamaqua, as well as the Sunoco station next door.
Crews respond to structure fire in Summit Hill
A home used for summer actvities such as gatherings and parties in Summit Hill was leveled by flames shortly after noon Friday.
Lansford Museum acquires rare bottle...
Bill Harleman, president of the Lansford Historical Society, said the society's museum has acquired the most extensive early Lansford bottle collection known to exist.
Storms rip through area
Thunderstorms moved through the area Wednesday afternoon and evening, leaving behind fallen trees and wires.
The Citizens' Voice
Parents charged in death of infant waive hearing
Alyssa L. Shellhammer, 24, and Joseph E. Kuhla, 22, both of Tamaqua, each are charged with four counts of child endangerment and reckless endangerment.
Two people face multiple hearings on...
Eugene Bushick II, 32, of 21 Highland Park Place, Mahanoy City, was in court to answer to charges filed by McAdoo patrolman Steven Homanko in connection with incidents on Feb. 1 and 7. In both cases the charges were possession of controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.