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Inmate charged for allegedly injuring 3 corrections officers

An inmate is facing charges for injuring three corrections officers he allegedly injured earlier this month.

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Beltzville State Park beach closed due to high bacteria levels

The beach at Beltzville State Park has been closed until further notice due to high levels of bacteria.

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Schuylkill County man allegedly tried to hit another with his car

Police said Jerome Kimmel of Auburn used his car in an attempt to strike the victim who is his tenant

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Two found dead in Schuylkill County home

Police found a man and a woman dead inside an Ashland home Monday night 

Body found in Pocono lake

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Empty kayak, man's body found in Poconos lake

The body of 75-year-old Stanley Kurkowski of Bound Brook, N.J., was recovered from Pocono Summit Lake in Coolbaugh Township on Monday.

Corbett announces grant for Pocono Raceway

Special traffic patterns set for race at Pocono this weekend

If you're heading to the Poconos this weekend, you'll want to be aware of some traffic changes due to a NASCAR race on Sunday.

Police in Rush Township investigating alleged assault

Police investigating alleged assault in high school locker room

Schuylkill County authorities are investigating after a high school football player was allegedly assaulted and harassed by three of his peers.


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    On this day: July 30

    Henry Ford is born, the host nation captures the very first World Cup, the USS Indianapolis sinks into shark-infested waters, and Hoffa goes missing, all on this day.

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