17 min ago
Weatherly Electric Bill Payers Seek Answers
A big crowd came out in part of Carbon County to get answers as to why their electric bills were higher than usual.
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Could it happen here?
A gas leak is believed to have caused a fiery explosion Wednesday morning in East Harlem, New York City, that killed at least eight people and injured about 60 others.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Volunteer coach facing charges for taping female student changing
A high school coach in Carbon County is facing charges that could land him on the state sex offender registry.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Carbon County EMA training courses...
Blood-Borne Pathogens and Infectious Disease: March 12 at the Carbon County EMA.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Conditions great for skiing
Tuesday might be one of the warmest days of the year so far, but local ski resorts say their season is far from over.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Save the Jim Thorpe bridge
The Carbon County Commissioners now want to spend over 2 million dollars to build a walking bridge across the Lehigh River to some type of trail.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Carbon adds probation officer
To help alleviate the burden on officers and allow them to do a better job, the Carbon County Salary Board voted 4-1 to create an additional adult probation officer position at no added cost to the county.
$196,000 Stolen From Clients
That's how much police say a woman from Carbon County stole from two clients. It was while she was working for an accounting firm in Hazleton.
Lansford neighbors jailed on heroin charges
Two Lansford men are behind bars on drug-related charges after being arrested Thursday by agent Charles W. Horvath of the state Attorney General's Bureau of Narcotics Investigation.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Officials identify man killed in Carbon County wreck
Officials have identified the man killed in a Carbon County wreck. They say 57-year-old Steven Brooker died after Monday night's accident on River View Road in East Penn Township.
Two plea to drunken driving counts
Two persons scheduled for trial this week in Carbon County court, both charged with driving under the influence, decided to enter guilty pleas before county judges.
Carbon man admits to drug sale;...
A Carbon County man, scheduled to go on trial this week in the county court, entered guilty pleas in two pending cases and was immediately sentenced to a county prison term.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Carbon man pleads to drug count;...
A Carbon County man entered a guilty plea to a drug charge along with a conduct count and was given a state prison term, which he requested.
Carbon Co - Rt 903 Bridge Project in Jim Thorpe
Work has begun to replace the structurally deficient PA 903 Jim Thorpe Memorial Bridge over the Lehigh River, Lehigh Canal, Reading Blue Mountain Northern Railroad and Norfolk Southern Railroad in Jim Thorpe Borough, Carbon County.
Weatherly man enters guilty pleas in...
A Weatherly man, scheduled to go on trial this week in Carbon County court, instead entered into a plea bargain with the district attorney's office and pleaded guilty in three pending cases and a no contest plea in a fourth case.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Two face drug charges following raid of Jim Thorpe residence
Gregory William Acevedo, 49, and Joseph Francis Demuro, 29, both of 10 W. Sixth Street, were arraigned before District Judge Joseph Homanko of Weatherly.
LCCC surveying parents of college-bound...
Sean Dallas, executive director of college relations for the college, explained that the college is currently doing an online survey in Carbon County for parents, asking how the college can best support their students.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Lehighton School Board votes to settle...
The district will pay an amount recommended by board solicitor William Schwab, but that figure is confidential until the agreement is accepted by Kraky.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
'We're excited about the...
Carbon County officials are eager to work with groups involved in the Route 903 bridge replacement project in Jim Thorpe.
Man who drove drunk with his children...
A Carbon County man pleaded guilty to driving drunk with his two children in his car, while a woman admitted to causing a disturbance in the Lehighton police station.