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Hazleton, Pennsylvania News

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Hazleton drivers among states safest Hazleton drivers were ranked among the best in the state, according to a survey done by QuoteWizard, an insurance comparison website. Hazleton was ranked 20th safest or best driving cities in Pennsylvania based on information QuoteWizard collected from it
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CVCO shooting incident topic of chiefs update CONYNGHAM During its regular meeting Tuesday, borough council heard an update from police Chief Tony Harris on a shooting incident shortly after midnight Tuesday. The gunshots were fired in the area of the Conyngham Valley Civic Organization gym parking
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Over 100 tons of medications destroyed in 2 years with Drug Take Back Program WEST PITTSTON The statewide Drug Take Back Program has resulted in more than 100 tons of prescription medications being turned in and destroyed in the past two years, Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced Tuesday. Speaking at the municipal building, t
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ACLU drops lawsuit against Luzerne County WILKES-BARRE The American Civil Liberties Union of Pennsylvania on Wednesday dropped a lawsuit alleging Luzerne County failed to adequately fund the Office of Public Defender, citing significant improvements in funding and staffing since the suit was fi
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STS plans new building, adding southern route POTTSVILLE Schuylkill Transportation System wants a better facility for its vehicles and an additional route in the southern part of the county on which to use them, its executive director said Thursday. At a public meeting at Union Station, David A. Be
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100 years ago: Purchased car Purchased car Walter Fairchilds, the Center Street confectioner, was the latest to join the ranks of the Auto Fraternity, having purchased a Studebaker car that was formerly the property of Capt. Dr. Roy Truckenmiller, who is now serving the government ab
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Program is missing piece for teaching those with dyslexia As a volunteer tutor, Alison Dryfoos-Mazzie teaches children with dyslexia how to read. When its done properly, its life-changing, she said. After children begin reading, they begin learning, which lifts their attitude toward school, their IQ scores a
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Toomey, Casey call for prison funding Invoking the name of a slain correctional officer from Nanticoke, Pennsylvanias two senators are pleading with United States Attorney General William Barr to increase staffing levels in federal prisons. U.S. Sens. Bob Casey, D-Scranton, and Pat Toomey, R
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Court, April 20 SHENANDOAH Bail reduced in dog-throwing case A man charged with lunging at a woman with a knife and throwing his dog across a room inside his Mahanoy Twp. home March 20 waived his right to a preliminary hearing Thursday. Brian S. Yasembousky, 50, of 351 P
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Storage building coming to trails A $10,000 project is in the works to build a storage building at the Greater Hazleton Rails-to-Trails hiking and biking trail. The Greater Hazleton Area Civic Partnership, the organization spearheading development of trail, is getting a $5,000 grant from
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