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Carbon County man allegedly rapes 11-year-old girl

A 41-year-old man is accused of raping an 11-year-old girl in his home in Carbon County.

High-speed chase through Schuylkill County ends in arrest

High-speed chase through Schuylkill County ends in arrest

Police say the chase on Route 61 South near Cressona and ended in Deer Lake with the arrest of a 39-year-old man.

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Bethlehem man allegedly stole big rig in Monroe County

The 41-year-old suspect is charged with receiving stolen property, drug possession, drug paraphernalia and other offenses, according to a news release.

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Man shot several times by unknown gunman in Stroudsburg

The Stroud Area Regional Police Department is currently investigating a shooting that occurred on North First Street in Stroudsburg.

Pennsylvania State Police searching for missing Monroe County juvenile

Pennsylvania State Police in Swiftwater need the public's help in finding a juvenile runaway from Price Township, Monroe County.

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Butterflies find sanctuary in Carbon County

The owner of the Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary in Jim Thorpe, Mari Gruber, calls herself "the butterfly lady.”

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Palmerton home heavily damaged by fire

A fire has caused heavy damage to a home in Palmerton, Carbon County.


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    On this day: July 6

    America names it currency, a political party holds its first convention, and a first lady, media mogul, rocker, screen scream queen and religious leader are all born, all on this day.


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