Monday May 13
West Easton resident appeals revocation of license to carry a firearm
An anonymous West Easton resident filed an appeal against Northampton County Sheriff Randy Miller , claiming he illegally revoked the individual's license to carry a firearm earlier this year.
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Foreigner seeks new members for Musikfest show -- and it could be you
When classic rock band Foreigner takes the main stage at Musikfest on Aug. 7, it will have some new members.
Northampton County executive backing off push for character reference checks for license-to-carry
Northampton County Executive John Stoffa has backed off his vow to push for more staff at the Northampton County Sheriff's department in order to check character references on license to carry applications .
Lawyer: Character reference checks illegal for license-to-carry applications
A local lawyer claims Northampton County would violate state law if county Executive John Stoffa follows through on his vow to hire more staff in the Sheriff's Department to conduct reference checks on license-to-carry-firearm applications .
Republican Party dissolves into infighting over Northampton County...
Members of the local Republican Party find themselves in public infighting regarding controversial Northampton County Council candidate Tricia Mezzacappa weeks before the May 21 primary.
Sister's Death Inspired Woman to Fight Domestic Violence
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License-to-carry reference checks not specifically required under Pennsylvania law, authorities say
A Pennsylvania State Police captain who oversees the state's firearms background database says it is up to individual sheriffs and counties to determine whether reference checks are necessary for license-to-carry-concealed-firearm permit applications.