Hundreds of officers sweeping through Northampton County Prison

Hundreds of law enforcement specialists are sweeping through Northampton County Prison Wednesday morning.

Early morning barn fire closes roads

An early morning barn fire Wednesday closed a nearby intersection in North Whitehall Township.

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Very warm and humid with sun and clouds PM gusty t-storms

Very warm, humid with sun, clouds; PM gusty t-storms

The summer-like pattern continues Wednesday with a mix of clouds and sunshine.
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Ron Angle gets enough votes to run for county controller

Ron Angle has won the Republican nomination for county controller.

Hundreds of officers sweeping through Northampton County Prison

Hundreds of law enforcement specialists are sweeping through Northampton County Prison Wednesday morning.

2 people killed, 1 wounded by gunfire in Reading

A shooting in Reading overnight left two people dead and a third wounded.

A pair of armed robberies in Allentown last night

Police investigate a pair of armed robberies in Allentown last night

Allentown Police are investigating two armed robberies that happened minutes apart.

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Council of Alpha Borough set to decide fate of pool

Alpha votes to keep its pool

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    Here we go again.

    After days of deadly torrential rains and flooding, some Texas residents got hit by another round Wednesday, including a fresh barrage of intense precipitation in Houston and a new threat to a dam outside Dallas.

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Police in Berks County are asking the public's help to find a teen who may want to harm himself.

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Allentown police say they are looking for a woman who has been missing since April.

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Alpha votes to keep its pool

Council of Alpha Borough set to decide fate of pool
ALPHA, N.J.

Roughly 100 Alpha Borough residents came out in tidal wave fashion Tuesday evening in an effort to save the John Dolak Pool.

Caught on camera: Man steals Crime Alert donation box

Man caught on camera stealing Crime Alert donation box
WYOMISSING, Pa.

A nonprofit organization that works to fight crime in Berks County has become the victim of a crime.

Exeter Twp. Supervisors bolster Planning Steering Committee and cut EDAC

EXETER TWP., Pa.

The Exeter Twp. Board of Supervisors Tuesday night unanimously approved Todd Arnold’s resignation from the Economic Development Advisory Council (EDAC). Supervisors explained Arnold's resignation was due to time and scheduling constraints.

Palmer Township OK's new apartment complex

PALMER TWP., Pa.

The Palmer Township Board of Supervisors granted preliminary and final approval to an eight-unit apartment complex during Tuesday night's meeting.

 

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    On this day: May 27

    A tornado nearly wipes out St. Louis, the Chrysler Building and the Golden Gate Bridge open, the Sex Pistols court controversy with "God Save the Queen," and Arsenio Hall signs off, all on this day.

 
 

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