69 News viewers voted on the top stories of 2012 in the Lehigh Valley.
#10 -- Deadly shooting outside social club in Bethlehem
#9 -- Hellertown pharmacists busted in alleged prescription drug scheme
#8 (tie) -- UGI to replace aging gas lines / former U.S. Sen. Specter passes away
#7 -- George Hitcho Jr. sentenced to death for Ofc. Lasso's murder
#6 -- Andy Reid's son, Garrett, dies at Eagles Training Camp
#5 -- The race for the White House
#4 -- Pennsylvania voter ID law
#3 -- Allentown's hockey arena saga
#2 -- Jerry Sandusky trial and fallout
#1 -- Hurricane Sandy
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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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