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    Mexico frees jailed U.S. Marine reservist

    Mexico freed U.S. Marine reservist Sgt. Andrew Paul Tahmooressi, who'd been held in a prison there for seven months.

    Tahmooressi boarded a flight for Miami from San Diego.

    "It is with an overwhelming and humbling feeling of relief that we confirm tha...

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69 News viewers respond to Humane Society's plea for help

Humane Society says thank you
READING, Pa.

They asked; you answered.

Preservation for farmland once slated for truck rest stop

Beaver Brook Farm
HOPE TWP., N.J.

Nearly 140 acres of farmland in Warren County once slated to for a truck rest stop has been preserved, the Land Conservancy of New Jersey announced in a news release.

Twelve residents hope to win Bethlehem Council seat

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

A dozen candidates hope to fill the Bethlehem City Council seat of Karen Dolan, who has resigned after being the subject of a grand jury investigation.

Coroner seeks family of deceased Lehigh County man

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NORTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Lehigh County Coroner Scott Grim is seeking the next of kin of 69-year-old Clarence Rodger of North Whitehall, who was pronounced dead of natural causes early Friday morning.

Reading voters asked to answer 7 questions on city ballot

Reading voters asked to answer 7 questions on city ballot

Gregory Didyoung/69 News

Voters will head to the polls on Tuesday, and those in Reading will find seven questions on the ballot.

Tom Wolf campaigns for Pennsylvania governor in Reading

Tom Wolf campaigns for Pennsylvania governor in Reading

Matt Roth/69 News

The candidates running for governor of Pennsylvania have less than a week to rally supporters.

Expert: Proposed municipality merger is 'unique,' could become 'model'

Expert Proposed merger is unique could become model

In less than one week, voters will decide whether Mount Penn Borough and Lower Alsace Township will merge into one municipality, in a consolidation that experts call "unique."

Center City Allentown traffic to benefit from $2.1 million state grant

Traffic in Allentown

State Rep. Mike Scholssberg has issued a statement following a $2.1 million state grant for Allentown traffic improvements.

Lehigh County executive vetoes some budget items

Lehigh County executive vetoes some budget items

It appears the Lehigh County budget is in limbo.

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