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Police investigate robbery at Monroe County bank

The Wayne Bank on Milford Road was robbed at approximately 12:39 p.m.

Van crashes into utility pole in West Penn

Van crashes into utility pole in West Penn

Emergency crews were at the scene of an accident in Schuylkill County.

Human remains found in Monroe County

Human remains found in Monroe County

The skeletal remains were discovered Monday morning in a wooded area near 7 Mile Road in Coolbaugh Township

Greenhouse looks to be medical marijuana grower

Schuylkill County greenhouse sees opportunity in medical marijuana law

The owners of a Schuylkill County greenhouse are hoping the legalization of medical marijuana moves them into a new business direction

Biden calls on Turkey to be patient in Gulen case

Biden calls on Turkey to be patient in Gulen case

Turkish authorities are trying to get the United States to extradite a cleric who's accused of masterminding last month's failed military coup

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Schuylkill County man accused of sex with teenager

State police in Schuylkill County have made a sexual assault arrest.


Turkey to repeat Gulen extradition demand during US VP visit

Turkey's president says he will demand the extradition of the leader allegedly responsible for last month's abortive coup during his meeting with the American vice president later…


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  • World War II liberation of Paris

    National Archives and Records Administration

    On this day: August 25

    Galileo demonstrates his telescope, the National Park Service is formed, Amelia Earhart flies cross-country nonstop, and the Allies liberate Paris, all on this day.

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