| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:23 PM
A brown bullhead catfish caught in Carbon County’s Beltzville Lake has been certified as the new Pennsylvania state record for that species by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC). Ian Radler of Palmerton, Carbon County, caught the...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 4:37 AM
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced a project will begin Thursday, March 1 on the PA 54/Hauto curve realignment in Nesquehoning Borough, Carbon County.
This project, which runs between the Schuylkill County line and Cedar Street, will...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 3:03 PM
A federal grand jury in Harrisburg returns a multi-count indictiment against eight men accused of distributing illegal "bath salts" as well as Synthetic marijuana in Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon and Mifflin counties.
The indictment was handed...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 8:02 AM
State forestlands and state parks again will participate in a program that offers white-tailed deer hunters expanded hunting opportunities across Pennsylvania, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Richard Allan announced today....
| Jun 15, 2012
| 9:08 AM
Mitt Romney's campaign has confirmed his itinerary for his Saturday foray through Pennsylvania.
The "Believe in America: Every Town Counts" tour will feature the following stops:
Weatherly Casting and Machine Company in Weatherly, Carbon County, for a...
| Feb 14, 2007
| 9:00 PM
The area's first major winter storm, a night-and-day hammering by sleet and snow that glazed roads with layers of treacherous ice and slush, led to dozens of crashes and paralyzed traffic on some major thoroughfares.
Interstate 78, in particular, became a...
| Mar 1, 2008
Some Pennsylvania politicians and Allentown energy company PPL Corp. have found themselves on opposing sides of a Washington, D.C., imbroglio over high-tension power lines.
At issue is a controversial 2005 federal law that shifted final say over...
| Mar 9, 2008
A lot has changed in Palmerton in the past 100 years. The New Jersey Zinc Co., once the largest producer of zinc in the United States and the town's largest employer, is gone. Instead of products, most of the area's industries now deliver information...
| Jan 12, 2010
| 9:14 AM
Pennsylvania House Speaker Keith McCall has decided to retire from the Legislature at the end of this year.
McCall told colleagues and staff members he will step down when his 14th term ends in December, according to two people familiar with the...
| Mar 30, 2010
| 1:13 PM
Opening Day: Saturday, April 17 (how this date is determined) Regional Opening Day: Saturday, April 3 Regional Opening Day counties:
All waters in Adams, Berks, Bucks, Chester, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Franklin, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh,...