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Police investigating deadly shooting inside Pottsville home

Police in Pottsville, Schuylkill County, have a suspicious death investigation on their hands.

Maidencreek massage parlor - Jian YanYan

Massage parlor operated as house of prostitution, officials say

Berks County law enforcement officials are sending a message to owners of massage parlors in Berks County.

Wernersville inmate escapes

Correctional center inmate walks away from facility

An inmate escaped from a correctional center in Berks County Monday, and now police are asking the public's help to find him.

Tilden house fire

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Firefighters battle 2-alarm fire near Hamburg

Firefighters have gotten the upper-hand on a multi-alarm fire in Berks County, saving a home from going up in flames.

Two more attempted lurings in Reading

Two more attempted lurings in Reading

Police are investigating two more reports of child luring attempts in Reading.

Backyard luge

Berks man creates backyard luge track

One Berks County man has spent weeks creating and perfecting a 400-foot luge track.

Teen killed in crash

Teen identified as victim of fatal crash on Route 309

A 17-year-old girl was identified Monday as the victim of a fatal crash in Schuylkill County.

GM students weigh in on school lunch offerings

GM students weigh in on school lunch offerings

Students were on the front lines Monday afternoon, giving the yay or nay to food served in the Governor Mifflin schools.

Snow-blowing in Fleetwood

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Snow, sleet, rain roll in with month of March

March came in like a lion over the weekend, leaving roads slushy and snow-covered Monday morning.

Developer hopes to welcome tenants to fire-ravaged building

Developer determined to welcome tenants to fire-ravaged building

The cold weather has delayed construction efforts at a former Reading outlet center building, which was ravaged by fire.


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