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Police officer enters plea
A Lansford police officer entered a guilty plea in Carbon County court on Tuesday to one count of corruption of a minor.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Man back in jail after parole is revoked
Cody Kmetz, 22, of Nesquehoning, had his parole revoked on a charge of theft and was resentenced to a county jail term.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Looking for a 'furever' home Pets wait patiently at Carbon shelters
Her jet-black coat, peppered with gray around her snout, provides only a glimpse into who this dog is as she lies in her kennel at the Carbon County Animal Shelter in Nesquehoning.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Aggressive driving being targeted
Carbon County Aggressive Driving Departments will be joining police to conduct targeted Joint Aggressive Driving Enforcement during the second wave, which began on July 7 and will continue until Aug. 31. Departments include Weatherly, Beaver Meadows, Jim Thorpe, Nesquehoning, Lehighton, Franklin Township, Kidder Township and Mahoning Township.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Cooperation helps firing range to move...
Frank Shubeck, the work release/treatment director at the Carbon County Correctional Facility in Nesquehoning, reported that progress is being made on the new 75-foot by 150-foot range, which will be located on the Broad Mountain behind the prison.
Friday marks 60 days since a tragic crash occurred on Route 209 between Jim Thorpe and Nesquehoning.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Crews rescue snake bite victim from Glen Onoko
The 23-year-old woman was at the third falls, near the top, said Lehigh and Lausanne Rural Volunteer Fire Company Deputy Chief Keith Koch.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Two-vehicle crash investigated
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Mahoning Township Police are investigating this two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Spring Hill and Jamestown roads.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
School wants to know if plant is...
If a co-generation plant in Nesquehoning is allowed to burn tires, it could impact recess for children at Nesquehoning Elementary School.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Man fell asleep in car holding burger, blocked intersection
Mahoning Township police observed a Jeep blocking an intesection with its lights out at the Carbon Plaza Mall at 11 p.m. on Feb. 27. As the officer approached the vehicle he found the driver Troy Refsnider of Nesquehoning asleep behind the wheel with a burger from Mcdonald's in his hand.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
New Life At Historic Bank Building In Nesquehoning
There was a celebration Wednesday in Carbon County, marking the renovation of an old bank, bringing new life to the historic building.