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Fire chief has concerns over insurance...
A Nesquehoning fire chief is concerned that a provision in the Affordable Care Act will hurt 97 percent of Pennsylvania's fire departments.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Rig crash closes Route 93 this morning
Route 93 at the intersection of Route 209 in Nesquehoning was shut down early this morning as a result of a tractor trailer crash that happened early this morning.
Nesquehoning water authority...
The Nesquehoning Water Authority tentatively approved its completed audit Monday night, which was presented by John M. Nonnemacher, a certified public accountant for Snyder & Clemente in Hazleton.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Carbon man on probation for drug sale
A Carbon County man was placed on probation for a year on Monday after previously pleading guilty to a charge of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Pocono robbers get up to 10 in prison
Two former New Jersey men involved in a string of armed robberies that terrorized convenience store owners in the Poconos for more than a month have received sentences of 71 2 and 10 years in federal prison.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Poconos serial robbers sentenced to 7 1/2 and 10 years -
Two former New Jersey men involved in a string of armed robberies that terrorized convenience store owners in the Poconos for more than a month have received sentences of 71/2 and 10 years in federal prison.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Panther superintendent to retire
The school district hired Porembo in 1977 to teach elementary school. She advanced some years later to the office of principal, and then on to superintendent.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
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N.J. men sentenced in string of area robberies
Two former New Jersey residents have been sentenced to federal prison in connection with a string of armed robberies in the Hazleton area in 2011 and 2012, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Wind farm proposed for Carbon County
Google's Rick Needham talks about the development and planning of wind energy the East Coast to supply the company's needs.
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Fran Arieta was taking her regular daily walk in the Our Lady of Mount Carmel cemetery in Nesquehoning on Nov. 18, when pausing at her father's grave, she became aware that something was missing.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Gun found at JT high school In separate incident, man had knife at Lansford bus stop
BOB FORD/TIMES NEWS Jim Thorpe, Nesquehoning and Kidder Township police, as well as state police, responded to Jim Thorpe Area High School this morning.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
New Columbus Fire Company shows off new...
SHERI RYAN/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Members of the New Columbus Fire Company proudly display their new rescue truck.
Remembering JFK: Summit Hill mayor said 'Part of me died that day'
Local residents shared where they were, what they were doing and how they felt when they heard the sad news that our beloved president had been shot.