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Easton man wounded during murder in church parking lot faces new heroin-dealing charges, police say
A felon who Easton police say threatened a man at gunpoint over the weekend now faces charges in connection with dealing heroin, according to court records.
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Easton man pleads guilty for role in 2009 Easton Cafe murder
Franklin Barndt , 37, was scheduled to appear before President Judge Stephen Baratta today to argue his testimony before a Northampton County grand jury last year could not be used against him .
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Easton, Palmer police, Northampton County Drug Task Force serve narcotics warrant on South Side
The Easton police Special Response Unit helped the Northampton County Drug Task Force serve a narcotics search warrant this morning at 942 W. Berwick St. in the city, Lt.
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New plans submitted for 265 homes at Green Pond Country Club in Bethlehem Township, Pa.
A new developer has submitted plans to build 265 homes at Green Pond Country Club in Bethlehem Township, Pa.
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Panto says Easton on the right course in driver's license-immigration issue
Easton Mayor, Sal Panto Jr., Wednesday night defended the city's recent decision to support legislation that would give driver's licenses to people in the country illegally.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Hail hits Northampton County community
Golf ball sized hail hit a Northampton County community on Wednesday evening. It was around 6:00 p.m. when Lisa Todd said she started seeing large rain drops in her Moore Township neighborhood.
Bethlehem sting stops 15 drivers for failing to yield to pedestrians
They were pulled over during a pedestrian sting at the intersection of North New and Fairview streets between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. today.
Mosquito samples test positive for West Nile in Lehigh, Northampton counties
Four mosquito samples in the area have tested positive for West Nile, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Palmer Township woman charged with embezzling more than $230,000, court records say
A Palmer Township woman stole more than $230,000 from her employer over the course of 11 years, according to court records Heather Joy Mineo, 44, took the money from First Patriot Abstract of the Lehigh Valley, a Bethlehem Township , Pennsylvania, title searching business where she served as a title agent and office manager, police said.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Community rallies around Forks fire victims
A Northampton County community is rallying behind a family after they were forced out of their home Sunday night.
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A spiritual journey: Whitehall man, 79, completes 500-mile pilgrimage
At 78, Steven Mavin traveled nearly 500 miles across Spain as part of the El Camino de Santiago, a pilgrimage walk.
Guilty plea arranged for getaway driver in fatal Wilson Borough robbery, court officials say
Wilson police escort David Alan Bechtold of Wilson into District Judge Richard Yetter's office in June 2012 for his preliminary hearing.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
69 News Week In Review
It's time now to take a look back at the stories making headlines this week in the 69 News Week In Review.
17 year-old girl from Franklin to be tried as adult for sexual assault
NORTHAMPTON Co., VA -- A circuit judge has ruled that there will be one trial for a 17-year-old girl from western Hampton Roads who is charged with sexually assaulting two younger girls on a school bus while in Northampton County.
Crews work to rescue baby ducks trapped in drainage grate in Northampton County
Crews are working to rescue several baby ducks that became trapped below a drainage grate in Hanover Township, Northampton County.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
MS Recycling violating state law with Freemansburg operation, DEP says
Piles of wood debris rise above trucks and other equipment on a portion of a property in Freemansburg where MS Recycling set up operations after being forced to close down in Glendon.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Palmer Township police in standoff with man believed to be armed, according to emergency broadcasts
A Forks Township police officer trains his rifle towards a cornfield on Van Buren Road tonight in Palmer Township.
Declaration of Independence read to small crowd in Bethlehem
A crowd watches this morning as the Declaration of Independence is read in Bethlehem's Payrow Plaza.
Free audio tours at the Sigal Museum in Easton
Visitors can get more information than ever about permanent exhibits at the museum.
Hanover Township mom of dyslexic kids helps get law passed
Daphne Uliana and two of her three children Samuel, 16, and Lauren, 10, pose for a photo Thursday at their home in Hanover Township, Northampton County.