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Pennsylvania State Police news conference on ambush

PSP to shooter: 'You are a coward;' reward upped to $75,000

"You are a coward." Those were the words Monday from Pennsylvania State Police to the person who shot and killed one of their troopers and seriously wounded another.

Schuylkill County considers future of nursing home

Schuylkill County's Rest Haven Nursing Home officially for sale

A nursing home in Schuylkill County is now officially up for grabs, to the highest bidder.

Troopers Bryon Dickson and Alex Douglass - and scene

Corbett commends law enforcement cooperation after state trooper shooting

Governor Tom Corbett visited the Blooming Grove State Police barracks Monday in a show of support for the investigation continuing there after two troopers were shot this weekend.

Troopers Bryon Dickson and Alex Douglass

State trooper shot in ambush now conscious, talking

The Pennsylvania state trooper injured in the Friday night ambush at the barracks in Blooming Grove, Pike County, is conscious and talking for the first time.

Motorcycle crashes into SUV

Biker seriously injured after crashing into SUV

A motorcyclist was seriously injured after a crash in Carbon County Sunday.

Police try to ID motorcylist

Police look for high-speeding biker in Carbon County

Police in Carbon County are asking the public's help to identify a speeding motorcyclist.

Shooter opens fire on two State Troopers

State trooper killed, another injured in ambush outside barracks

A multi-state manhunt is on after one or more gunmen opened fire on a Pennsylvania State Police barracks in the Poconos.

Residents who live near shooting scene on edge

Shooting stuns community

The ambush attack on police and the ensuing manhunt has the normally quiet Poconos community on edge.

911 calls paint chaotic picture of shooting

Emergency dispatches paint chaotic picture of shooting scene

911 calls of the shooting at the Blooming Grove barracks paint a chaotic picture.

Charges filed in Hazleton stabbing death

Hazleton man charged in Thursday stabbing death

A Luzerne County man has been charged with murdering another man with a knife, the morning after he robbed and brutally beat a store owner.

Police investigate stabbing homicide in Hazleton

Hazleton City Police and the Office of the Attorney General are investigating the stabbing homicide of a brother of a Luzerne County assistant district attorney.

9 11 Memorial Flag displayed in Carbon County

9/11 Memorial Flag displayed in Carbon County

A 9/11 memorial flag that travels all around the country was on display at the Albrightsville Fire House in Carbon County.


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