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Garbage truck strikes man in Carbon County

Victim flown to a hospital in Lehigh County

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Monroe County's jail gets new warden

Garry Haidle has been appointed warden of the Monroe County Correctional Facility in Hamilton Township.

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Schuylkill County man pleads guilty to heroin charges

A 25-year-old Schuylkill County man involved in a large-scale heroin trafficking operation pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court in Scranton.

Blakeslee Inn fire

Blakeslee Inn fire ruled accidental

Authorities say the blaze was an electrical failure

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I-81 south shuts down for 3 hours after tractor trailer rollover

The accident happened shortly before 2 p.m. at mile marker 107.9 in Frailey Township

Sanofi Pasteur working hard on Zika virus vaccine

Sanofi Pasteur working hard on Zika virus vaccine

State health authorities say two female Pennsylvania residents have tested positive for the Zika virus

Fire in Lehighton Babies aren t supposed to die

Baby's death was accidental in October Lehighton fire

The death of a baby was accidental in a Lehighton fire last fall, ruled Carbon County Coroner Robert Miller, Jr.


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