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Early start to ski season

Ski season kicks off early, thanks to recent cold-spell

Thanks to the recent cold-spell, as well as $8 million dollars in renovations, this year marked the earliest opening in the history of the Blue Mountain ski area.

Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest-- Children's ER, Jaindl pavilion

Construction worker struck by vehicle on turnpike

A construction worker was struck by a vehicle on the turnpike in Franklin Township, Chester County around 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

Pocono church prepares to feed 1 000 needy families

Pocono church prepares to feed 1,000+ needy families

A charity in the Poconos spent the day getting ready to feed hundreds of families in need this holiday season.

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State police seek missing Palmerton teen

Pennsylvania state police are looking for a 15-year-old Palmerton boy who was reported missing  late Thursday night.

Pocono Mountain schools to open Monday

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Students won't have to make up days missed during Frein search

Students in the Pocono Mountain School District got good news Friday.

Fire breaks out at Carbon County resort

Fire breaks out at nudist resort in Poconos

Emergency crews were called out to a resort in Carbon County Thursday to battle a brush fire.

Sunny Rest

Brush fire fought at Sunny Rest nudist resort

A brush fire was reported at 2:43 p.m. Thursday  afternoon on the grounds of Sunny Rest Lodge,a nudist resort in Franklin Township, Carbon County.

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More information made public in Eric Frein investigation

More search warrants related to the case against Eric Frein have been released to the public.

Jury deliberations continue in Charles Hicks for sentencing

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Official: Hicks admitted to killing 5 women in Texas

A jury has agreed on the death penalty for convicted murderer Charles Hicks.

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Police execute 76 arrest warrants in Shenandoah

Armed with 76 arrest warrants involving firearms and narcotics, Pennsylvania State Police swept through the Schuylkill County borough of Shenandoah early Wednesday morning.

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Police search for man who robbed bank in Carbon County

Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a bank robbery in Penn Forest Township, Carbon County.

Officers thank community after Frein manhunt

Officers thank community after Frein manhunt

Police officers aren't often treated as movie stars but don't tell that to Jamie and Lauren Nauman.

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