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Jury selection underway in Franklyn Hutchison trial

Jury selection is underway in Easton in the trial of 23-year-old Franklyn Hutchison IV.

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Police arrest mom after leaving kids to shoot heroin

Allentown police find two children waiting outside gas station bathroom

Allentown police arrest 2 in strong-arm robbery

Victim reports robber stole cash and phone from her bra near Emmett and Lynn streets

Multi-vehicle crash closes Rt. 33 north in Palmer Township

Rt. 33 reopens after multi-vehicle crash

A multi-vehicle crash closed Route 33 in Northampton County Tuesday morning, however it has since been reopened. 

Paying tribute to the Lehigh Valley s fallen heroes

Paying tribute to the Lehigh Valley's fallen heroes

At the SteelStacks in Bethlehem, a group of mothers known as the Gold Star Moms read the names of their sons and daughters who gave the ultimate sacrifice

Celebrating the unofficial start to summer

Celebrating the unofficial start to summer

Monday, Cedar Beach Park in Allentown was packed with families enjoying a few games in the wide open spaces, as well as some hot eats off of the grill

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Red Cross urges blood, platelet donations this summer

During the summer months, the American Red Cross says it may see as many as 100,000 fewer blood donations than what patients need

 

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Driver to face charges in fatal motorcycle wreck

S. WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

A minivan struck and killed a motorcyclist Friday night in South Whitehall Township.

Memorial Day remembrance ceremony in Lehigh County

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A special remembrance ceremony was held in Lehigh County Monday morning, to honor fallen soldiers on Memorial Day.


Easton and Phillipsburg commemorate Memorial Day

PHILLIPSBURG, N.J.

Today our nation pauses to remember its war heroes. Memorial Day services are being held across the country and right here in our region. One of them spans the Delaware River.

Memorial Day events bring crowds to the area

Sunday, at Spring Valley Church in Berks County, worshippers thanked Mr. Merritt Pink for his service.

Pink is a decorated veteran with two purple hearts.  He served in both the Korean war and World War II.

Barn fire in North Whitehall under investigation

NORTH WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

Fire officials are investigating a large fire at a hay drying facility in North Whitehall Township, Lehigh County.

Landmark Yocco's location closing in Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

69 News has learned the Yocco's location on Liberty Street in Allentown is closing its doors for good Sunday night.

Practicing pool safety this Memorial Day

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Experts are stressing the importance of pool safety this holiday weekend and all throughout the season.

Solar Impulse 2 impresses thousands in Lehigh County

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Pa.

It touched down in Lehigh County on Wednesday, but on Saturday thousands of people from all over the region had the once-in-a-lifetime chance to get up-close-and personal with the first ever solar plane traveling around the world.

Crews respond to small fire at South Whitehall synagogue

SOUTH WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

Fire crews responded to Temple Beth El in South Whitehall Township, Lehigh County Sunday afternoon.

Bethlehem firefighters union raises staffing, safety concerns

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

A letter from the City of Bethlehem firefighters local union, issued Saturday, claims that the Bethlehem City Fire Department is not adequately staffed.

Toddler seriously injured in car crash in Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A two-year-old was seriously injured in a car crash Saturday morning.

Coroner identifies victim of fatal Hamilton Boulevard crash

SOUTH WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

The coroner's office has identified the man who died after a motorcycle accident in South Whitehall Township, Lehigh County.

Coroner IDs victim of Lehigh Township motorcycle crash

LEHIGH TWP., Pa.

The coroner was called to the scene of a motorcycle crash in Northampton County on Friday.

Solar Impulse 2 event at LVIA adds tickets after high demand

HANOVER TWP., Pa.

The Solar Impulse 2 plane touched down at Lehigh Valley International Airport earlier this week, and now you can see it up close.

Festa Italiana debuts in Bethlehem

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Bethlehem has an event for those looking to stay close to home this Memorial Day Weekend

The delicious tradition of Mayfair underway in Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Mayfair at the Allentown Fairgrounds is expected to draw 25,000 to 30,000 over the weekend

Charges dropped for mom accused of letting kid's teeth rot

EASTON, Pa.

According to Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli, an endangering the welfare of a child charge against Jessica Hoffman, of Lehigh Township, has been dropped

Allentown man in custody in NYC exchange student slashing

NEW YORK

New York City police say two suspects are in custody in connection with the December slashing of a Chinese exchange student

Military get free admission to Crayola this weekend

EASTON, Pa.

This Memorial Day weekend, Crayola Experience is inviting active and retired military personnel to enjoy a free day of colorful fun through the family destination's "True Blue Heroes" program.

Alburtis students celebrate Memorial Day

ALBURTIS, Pa.

Students took time Friday to remember the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving our country.

Allentown seeks retail entrepreneurs

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Allentown still is accepting applications for a Retail Mosaic program that offers access to downtown retail space, capital and professional support to prospective business owners.

Man charged in fatal stabbing of stepfather

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The coroner was called to the scene of a stabbing in Allentown on Thursday night, and now the victim's stepson has been charged.

Easton police arrest two on drug charges in Wilson

WILSON, Pa.

Two people were arrested on drug charges early Friday morning in Wilson.

Blues Brotherhood show highlights 5K Muskifest race

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

Promoters say runners will be "all over the platz" after  the first Band on the Run Musikfest 5K begins at 10 a.m. Aug. 6.

Slate Belt man gets drunk, pulls out gun, police say

BANGOR, Pa.

He tells police his girlfriend hid the handgun weeks earlier; officer finds it on top of the fridge

Easton man picks fight at gas station, points gun

WILSON BOROUGH, Pa.

Police say he used his vehicle to block a man's car as he tried to leave a gas station

Accused Nazareth stalker allegedly points gun at woman's head

NAZARETH, Pa.

Police allege he posted threatening photos on Facebook, including him holding two guns

Grandmother arrested with grandson, drug pipes

PALMER TWP., Pa.

Authorities needed to break down the hotel room door to arrest the woman and recover the 6-month-old

Crash closes I-78 West in Northampton County

LOWER SAUCON TWP., Pa.

A tractor trailer collision closed the westbound lanes of Interstate 78 in Northampton County on Friday.

Man accused of trying to run over severalpolice officers

BETHLEHEM, Pa.

A man is accused of attempted homicide, after investigators say he tried to run over several police officers.

 


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