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NTSB takes over probe of plane crash in Amity

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NTSB takes over probe of plane crash in Amity

A pilot is in serious condition after his plane crashed Wednesday afternoon in Amity Township, officials said.

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Mom heading to trial for allegedly discarding stillborn baby

A Lancaster County woman has been ordered to stand trial for allegedly putting her stillborn baby in the trash.

Ismael B. Seals

School employee accused of assaulting student returned to Berks

A wanted man arrested in New York has been returned to Berks County.

Wyomissing Area Jr./Sr. High School

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Wyomissing Area High School receives more national recognition

Wyomissing Area High School is getting more high marks.

Pottsville police car

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'Frustrated' teen mom threw infant against wall, police say

A Schuylkill County teen mother is facing charges after police said she admitted throwing her newborn son against a wall.

Investigation continues into small plane crash in Amity Twp

Investigation continues into small plane crash in Amity Twp.

Two people were taken to the hospital following the crash of a small plane in eastern Berks County.

Antonio Reyes-Torres and Jasmin Sanchez

Two behind bars after drug bust in Reading

Dealing drugs is how police said one Reading man was trying to support his family.

Fatal accident closes section of Route 309 in Schuylkill County

Officials confirm that one person died Wednesday night in a motorcycle accident in Schuylkill County.

Boater charged in drowning deaths of 2 best friends

Boater charged in drowning deaths of 2 best friends

The only survivor of a boating accident is now in trouble with the law.

Ice bucket challenge held in front of Berks Green Monster

Ice bucket challenge held in front of Berks Green Monster

People were cooling off for a good cause Wednesday night in Bern Township.

 
 
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