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Jury deadlocked in Bullock trial judge declares mistrial

Jury deadlocked in Bullock trial; judge declares mistrial

Jurors could not come to a consensus on any of the six charges against former Warren County sheriff Edward Bullock

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Berks man crashes car into US Capitol barricade, police say

The driver of a car that crashed into a barricade at the entrance to the U.S. Capitol grounds in Washington has been identified as a man from Berks County.

Feds grant Allentown more time to submit required documents

Feds grant Allentown more time to submit documents

Allentown city officials asked for more time and got it to get together all the information that's being collected in connection with a federal probe.

Crews on scene of water accident in Berks County

First responders are on scene of an apparent water accident in the area of the Birdsboro Quarry on Hay Creek Road in Robeson Township

Escaped inmate Robert Crissman

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Police: Woman killed by escaped Pa. inmate

An escaped inmate killed a woman in her home before he was captured, according to authorities in western Pennsylvania.

Police said inmate Robert Crissman "walked away" from the Armstrong County Jail…

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Missing Persons

Fountain Hill Police investigating possible abduction of two children

UPDATE: Police say both children have been returned safely to their mother.

Reading police locate missing 10-year-old girl

Camryn Corcoran was located by police around 8:45 p.m. Tuesday evening

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Violent home invasion in Chester County

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WEST VINCENT TWP., Pa.

The search is on for the guy behind a violent home invasion robbery in Chester county.

LVPC executive director finds governor’s advisory board “impressive”

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ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Calling it a “real honor” to serve on Governor Wolf’s newly formed advisory board on economic development, Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) Executive Director Becky Bradley described her first meeting with the governor and fellow advisory board members earlier Thursday in Harrisburg as an “interesting and refreshing collaborative effort with an impressive broad-based group of professionals”.

Montco Health Department to distribute free potassium iodide tablets

NORRISTOWN, Pa.

The Montgomery County Health Department will provide free potassium iodide (KI) tablets to Montgomery residents who live, work or attend schools within a 10-mile radius of the Limerick Generating Station, on Thursday, August 6 from 9:00am to 3:00pm, at the Pottstown Health Center, 364 King Street, Pottstown, PA. 

A&H Sportswear closing Nazareth plant Sept. 1

NAZARETH, Pa

A&H Sportswear Company permanently is closing its Nazareth plant on Sept. 1.

 

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