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  1. Man sentenced to 20 to 40 years in drug dealer slaying caseRead the original story

    Monday Mar 27 | Pocono Record

    A northeastern Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to 20 to 40 years in prison in a shooting death that authorities called the result of a rivalry between drug dealers. Twenty-three-year-old Jancarlos Perez of West Hazleton was sentenced to the maximum term Monday in Luzerne County Court after pleading guilty to third-degree murder.

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  2. Could Hazleton's plan create segregated junior high schools?Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2017 | Pocono Record

    One of two plans for re-creating junior high schools in the Hazleton Area School District would merge four predominantly Hispanic schools but leave four predominantly white schools unaffected. In the plan, students from the Hazleton, West Hazleton, Heights-Terrace and Maple Manor elementary-middle schools would attend seventh and eighth grade together in the Hazleton building known as The Castle at Ninth and North Wyoming streets. 4 comments

  3. Retail magnate Al Boscov diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Pocono Record

    Al Boscov, the department store chain owner whose company for years anchored the Laurel Mall in Hazleton, died Friday in Reading following a bout with cancer, his family company announced. The 87-year-old chairman of Boscov's Department Store ran a family business that his father, Albert Boscov, started in 1914.

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  4. Five displaced after West Hazleton fireRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2017 | Pocono Record

    A man welding in his basement accidentally ignited welding materials and sparked a fire that left five people temporarily homeless in West Hazleton early Saturday morning. Robert Segaria, assistant chief of the West Hazleton Fire Company, said Pantalimon Nikola was welding in the basement of his half-double home on Jackson Ave. at 4 a.m. when he ignited the materials, which Segaria said included plastic, causing heavy smoke in the home.

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  5. Cops: Pennsylvania man used girls' online pics to coerce sexRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2017 | Pocono Record

    A Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges that he raped two 15-year-old girls by threatening to share nude pictures he persuaded to send them online. Investigators say the 20-year-old Hazleton man got numerous girls to send him the images on Snapchat, Facebook and Instagram, only to use the images to try to force the girls to have sex.

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  6. Hazleton police nab 3 in armed home invasionRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2016 | Pocono Record

    Within minutes of an armed home invasion Sunday night, Hazleton police had three people - two adults and one juvenile - in custody. It was around 10:52 p.m. when Hazleton officers were called to an apartment building on First St., for a report of males with firearms inside a home.

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  7. Lackawanna College announces Ranger/Officer programRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2016 | Pocono Record

    Scranton - Lackawanna College is accepting applications for their Conservation and Natural Resource Officer Certificate Program. This one-year, dual-certificate program combines the Lackawanna College Police Academy with a 16-credit, undergraduate level, environmental semester at the Lackawanna College Environmental Education Center in Covington Township.

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  8. Lackawanna College announces Conservation and Natural Resource Officer programRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2016 | Pocono Record

    Scranton - Lackawanna College is accepting applications for their Conservation and Natural Resource Officer Certificate Program. This one-year, dual-certificate program combines the Lackawanna College Police Academy with a 16-credit, undergraduate level, environmental semester at the Lackawanna College Environmental Education Center in Covington Township.

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  9. Hazleton police seek information on man who went missing on Oct. 8Read the original story

    Oct 16, 2016 | Pocono Record

    Family members of Nelson L. Nunez-Sanchez, 29, told police at 3:15 p.m. Saturday that he went missing in the city of Hazleton, where he was visiting family members, police said. Sanchez may be operating his gray 2005 Honda Civic bearing Massachusetts registration 674VF1.

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  10. International newspapers examine Hazleton's role in Trump candidacyRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2016 | Pocono Record

    His great-grandfather, John, arrived in Tresckow in 1907 and mined coal for a few years before returning to Slovakia. When Vasilko came to Hazleton last weekend as a correspondent, the readers of his newspaper Dennik N paid for his trip through crowdsourcing.

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  11. Investigators to exhume three bodies in cold cases Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2016 | Pocono Record

    Investigators on Friday got the go-ahead to exhume three more bodies of people who died under suspicious circumstances, bringing to four the number of corpses to be disinterred next month. Court orders Luzerne County Judge Michael T. Vough signed Friday morning clear county prosecutors and state police to exhume the remains of “I-81 Jane Doe,” “Bear Creek John Doe” and “Baby Boy Doe” - all cold cases more than three decades old. 1 comment

  12. 'COPS' crew wraps up filming in HazletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Pocono Record

    It's time to roll the closing credits for a reality television show that has been filming Hazleton police on patrol since May. An agreement that gave Langley Productions permission to produce episodes of the long-standing "COPS" show in Hazleton expires today, Mayor Jeff Cusat said. "The term of the agreement is up," he said.

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