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  1. City plans to use $19M grant to build park across I-579, connecting HillaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WPXI

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  2. Palmerton honors lost soldiersRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Times News

    Hundreds of people filled the Palmerton borough park Thursday night for an emotional opening ceremony in front of The Moving Wall. Following a ceremonial laying of wreaths, Master of Ceremony George Duell introduced Palmerton Mayor Christopher Olivia, who spoke about his experience as a soldier in the Marine Corps during the Vietnam War in 1967.


  3. Paying to Park at Beltzville State ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Right now there are no entrance or user fees for any state park in Pennsylvania. That could change at Beltzville State Park in Carbon County because the park is often overcrowded on hot summer weekends.


  4. Route 903 bridge to open FridayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Times News

    On Friday, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District Executive Michael W. Rebert and others will cut the ribbon on the new PA 903 Sgt. Andrew J. "AJ" Baddick Memorial Bridge over the Lehigh River in Jim Thorpe Borough.


  5. U.S. Reps from Pa. take to the floor for gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | PennLive.com

    Members of the Pennsylvania democratic delegation had near-perfect attendance at the sit-in on the floor of the House Representatives on Wednesday, where Democratic lawmakers demanded a vote on new gun control proposals. U.S. Rep Michael Doyle, of Pittsburgh, was one of the house members involved in planning the demonstration, said his communications director Matt Dinkle.


  6. Concerns raised that background checks law changes could prove child costly for collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | PennLive.com

    Rep. Doyle Heffley, R-Carbon County, offered an amendment to a bill dealing with child protection background checks that would eliminate a provision in the law that excludes some higher education employees from the required check. An effort to close a loophole in the 1-year-old child protection background checks law has given rise to a new controversy that grows out of a push to expand the protection of minors on college campuses.


  7. Upper Keys pediatrician running for Mosquito Control BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... researching it," Zuba said. "I feel there will be other techniques coming," as well. Mosquito Control Director Michael Doyle "seems to be very open to discussing any techniques that become available." He said Mosquito Control's "entire mosquito ...


  8. Case continued for Penn Forest auditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Times News

    A man accused of injuring a county detective while being removed from the Carbon County courthouse was in court Wednesday. A preliminary hearing for Matthew Schutter, 46, of Penn Forest Township, was set to occur in the afternoon, but Schutter's attorney requested that it be continued to next week.


  9. Zika threat knocking on Florida's doorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | CBS News

    ... "When it rains, that fills up, mosquitoes grow and in four or five days adults will be flying around," said Michael Doyle, director of the Florida Keys Mosquito Control District. In the U.S. mainland, Florida is the front line in the Zika fight. ...


  10. Compulsory 'smart guns' and mental health screening: There Ought to Be a LawRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | PennLive.com

    In Pennsylvania, legislation tends to follow a circuitous path toward becoming a law. It can involve any number of constituent groups and lobbyists over a span of many years.


  11. Carbon gets $5M for rail bridgeRead the original story

    May 13, 2016 | Times News

    A $5 million rail project to construct a new bridge across the Lehigh River has been approved by the State Transportation Commission, said Rep. Doyle Heffley , Sen. John Yudichak and Sen. David Argall . The commission voted this week to approve $36 million for 15 projects through the Rail Transportation Assistance Program and 16 projects through the Rail Freight Assistance Program.


  12. Heading to HarrisburgRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Times News

    Community residents and business owners parked their vehicles behind the First Northern Trust Bank in Palmerton to board a bus and make their way to the state Capitol. The Carbon Chamber and Economic Development led its first tour around Harrisburg for the day.


  13. Heffley, Makhija to face off in fallRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2016 | Times News

    Carbon County's representatives in the Pennsylvania and U.S. Houses of Representatives will be decided in the November general election, with both the Democratic and Republican parties having formalized their nominees in Tuesday's primary election. In the Pennsylvania House race, Rep. Doyle Heffley of Palmerton, the incumbent Republican, was unopposed on Tuesday.


  14. Medical marijuana moves one step closer to legalization in PARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | WFMZ

    Gov. Tom Wolf issued a statement saying, "I applaud the Pennsylvania House for passing legislation to legalize medical marijuana, and I look forward to the Senate sending the bill to my desk. We will finally provide the essential help needed by patients suffering from seizures, cancer and other illnesses."


  15. House votes to legalize medical marijuana in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | WFMZ

    A bill to let patients who suffer from a list of ailments obtain marijuana for therapeutic purposes is closer to becoming law after passing the Pennsylvania House of Representatives by a comfortable margin. The House voted 149 to 43 Wednesday afternoon for a proposal that would set standards for growers, dispensaries and physicians.


  16. New bill introduced in Pa. Legislature would require insurers to cover abuse-deterrent pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | WPXI

    A bill introduced last month in Pennsylvania's Legislature aims to deter prescription abuse by requiring health insurers to cover abuse-deterrent pills. For pharmacist Christopher Antypas, his customers' health is a pretty simple formula, but he also understands that health care in 2016 isn't so cut-and-dried, especially when it comes to prescription painkillers.


  17. Makhija's residency status questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Times News

    Challenger Neil Makhija learned Friday that a petition was filed with the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania to remove his name from the ballot for the upcoming election to be held in November. Makhija, 29, a Carbon County native, is a Democrat running for state representative in the 122nd Legislative District.


  18. FCC official addresses T-Band issue during hearing before CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Mobile Radio Technology

    ... bureau, addressed the FCC's goals related to the T-Band transition in response to questions from Rep. Michael Doyle (D-Pa.) about the subject. "The statute specifically gives us a long timeline to deal with the T-Band issue," Furth said during the ...


  19. Abuse-deterrent opioids would reduce overdose tollRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    This was true for me personally, until I saw a patient last spring. There was nothing that unusual about the patient, the injury or even the treatment.


  20. Heffley introduces legislation to deter opioid useRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Times News

    To help save lives, Rep. Doyle Heffley , along with Rep. Rosemary Brown , Rep. Kurt Masser , Rep. Dan Moul and Rep. Stephen Kinsey , today introduced a package of opioid-related bills. Each bill was in response to the recommendations of the report of the Task Force and Advisory Committee on Opioid Prescription Drug Proliferation.