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Grandpa wields handgun to scare off...
An armed grandfather scared off two men who invaded a Lansford home on Feb. 27 and held his grandson while they searched the house for a third man.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Hope emerges after war Hometown...
As politicians bicker about funding and troop levels for America's military, questions abound about just how the armed services will adapt to one of the largest drawdowns in history.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
120 Pa. homes boiling water after plant damaged
Some 120 homes, with about 300 residents, were still boiling their drinking water more than three weeks after heavy snow caused the roof of the local water company plant to collapse in southwestern Pennsylvania.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Man injured in West Penn crash
One man was sent to the hospital Tuesday evening following a two-vehicle crash at Leiby's Intersection in South Tamaqua.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
One hurt, 65 evacuated in Tamaqua blaze
One man suffered burns and 65 residents were evacuated two times after a stubborn fire hit a seven-story apartment complex in downtown Tamaqua Sunday and then rekindled a few hours later.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Meth lab busted in Coaldale
According to reports, police learned of the lab through a tip earlier Friday afternoon and secured a search warrant hours later.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Snowball Fight Benefits Victims of Pa. House Fire
The event, attended by about 50 people, was organized by Andrew Leibenguth, Tamaqua, as a way for people to relieve winter stress and to bring the community together for a fun winter event.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Winter storm making roads dangerous;...
The snow is piling up quickly. As of noon in Nesquehoning, six inches fell since the beginning of the storm.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
No decision by Coaldale Council on...
Coaldale council still hasn't made a decision on whether or not to restore any full-time police officer positions, but did put out a fire during a meeting Tuesday.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Man faces felony shoplifting charge
Lansford police have issued a felony warrant for Carl Lucas, 36, whose last known address was 162 E. Phillips St., Coaldale.