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Pocono couple charged with stealing Internet service

Robert Gleisner, 51, of Mount Pocono, and Constance Malago,49, of Tobyhanna, are  facing criminal charges after investigators discovered the couple was using their neighbor's Internet service for nefarious purposes.

Crews battle house fire in Polk Township

Crews battle house fire in Polk Township

Firefighters arrived at the scene in the 3600 block Ashley Court in Polk Township around 1:30 Thursday afternoon.

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Schuylkill County man dies in Mauch Chunk Street accident

Police said 83-year-old George Stevenson of Pottsville suffered a medical emergency behind the wheel and crashed into an oncoming car.

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Tractor trailer operator dies when rig tips, hits tree

The operator of a, 18-wheeler was killed Tuesday night when the rig went off the road on a curve, police said.

Monroe County coroner's inquest finds caregiver responsible for death

Following a rare coroner's inquest in Monroe County, the death of a 92-year-old man has been ruled a homicide.

Schuylkill County to enact 30-day burn ban at noon Friday

A month-long, countywide burn ban in Schuylkill County is set tot take effect at noon Friday.

Skytop Lodge looks to rebound from health code violations

Skytop Lodge looks to rebound from health department violations

The Skytop Lodge's Windsor Dining Room re-opened Tuesday after being closed by the health department

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Rare coroner's inquest underway in Monroe County

A rare coroner's inquest  is underway in Monroe County to determine why an elderly man died last year.

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Interstate exit to honor fallen Pa. state trooper

An exit on a highway in the Poconos is one step closer to honoring a fallen state trooper.

Fire crews respond to large brush fire in Carbon County

Fire crews from across Carbon County responded to the scene of a large brush fire Sunday afternoon.

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Turkey Hill in Monroe County robbed at knifepoint

Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a robbery in Monroe County early Saturday morning.

Stroud Area Police search for two women related to alleged assault

On Sunday the Stroud Area Regional Police were dispatched to the Stroud Mall, located in Stroud Township, for a reported physical assault.


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