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NETCAST for Wednesday 10/22/14

Morning NETCAST for Wednesday 10/22/14



Wet Wednesday

Wet Wednesday: keep the umbrella handy

Expect windy and rainy conditions today through Thursday.


Fatal crash in Lynn Twp

Two women killed in Lehigh County wreck

Two people were killed in a head-on car crash in Lynn Township, Lehigh County Tuesday night.

Man says police have mistaken him for Frein

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Man says police have often mistaken him for Eric Frein

The hunt for Eric Frein shifted south over the weekend, and for one man, that move couldn't have come soon enough.

Frank Schaefer


Methodist panel to hear appeal over gay wedding

A judicial council will hear the appeal of the Rev. Frank Schaefer who was

Pa. Gov. Tom Corbett


Governor dropped from NCAA suit on Penn State fine

The NCAA has dropped Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett from its lawsuit over where Penn State's fine money should be spent.

16-year-old charged with attempted homicide in stabbing

A 16-year-old Allentown teen is facing adult charges after police say he stabbed another teen during a fight Tuesday afternoon.

Bethlehem City Council outlines process to replace Karen Dolan

The process is in place to replace a Bethlehem City Council member who has resigned.

Divers map underwater wrecks

Divers go underwater to map submerged trains

The Delaware Water Gap National Park dive team had a different mission Tuesday.

Life Lessons Caregiver s cure for loss

Life Lessons: Caregiver's cure for loss

One woman’s look back on her life caring for her dying husband is helping others with their role as caregivers.

San Fran game 1 of World Series

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Bumgarner, Giants cruise in World Series opener

San Francisco left-hander Madison Bumgarner allowed three hits over seven innings, and Hunter Pence hit a two-run homer in the first as the Giants toppled the Royals 7-1 Tuesday night in Game 1 of the World Series.

Canada war memorial shooting


1 shot at war memorial near Canada's Parliament

One person was shot Wednesday morning at a war memorial near Canada's Parliament in Ottawa, police there said, amid media reports that gunfire also was heard in Parliament.


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Jill Kelly McComsey named WomenHeart champion

Jill Kelly McComsey

Jill Kelly McComsey, a Bethlehem lawyer who was struck with a heart attack "completely out of the blue" when she was 36 years old, has been named a WomenHeart champion after graduating from the 2014 national WomenHeart Science & Leadership Symposium at Mayo Clinic.

Parkland promises modest tax increases for budget year 2015-2016

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In a nutshell, Tuesday night's Parkland School District Board of Directors Workshop meeting centered around dough and doughnuts.

Easton eyes more big projects after City Hall, parking deck done


While work continues on the long-awaited new parking deck in downtown Easton, city officials are already talking about building another one.

Allentown Planning holds "Downtown on the Move" public workshop

Lehigh Valley Planning Commission Meeting

People met in Allentown Tuesday night to help develop the downtown.


On this Day

  • First Blood, Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy

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    On this day: October 22

    The first parachute jump takes place, "Pretty Boy" Floyd is gunned down, football meets television, The Supremes top the charts, and "First Blood" dominates the box office, all on this day.


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