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  • Man Accused of Inappropriate Contact with Teen

    Posted on: 5:46 pm, June 8, 2012, by , updated on: 11:02pm, June 8, 2012

    A man from Northumberland County is accused of sending sexually explicit messages and nude photos of himself to a teenage...
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  • Cracking Down on Fraud

    Posted on: 5:36 pm, June 8, 2012, by

    Cracking down on fraud and abuse in Lackawanna County is the goal of a new telephone hotline. County controller Gart...
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  • Two Killed in Head-on Crash

    Posted on: 4:00 pm, June 8, 2012, by , updated on: 07:26pm, June 8, 2012

    Two people were killed Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash in Bradford County. It happened around 1 p.m. on North...
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  • Sandusky’s Judge Denies Motion, Trial to Begin Monday

    Posted on: 2:43 pm, June 8, 2012, by

    The judge presiding over the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case Friday denied motions made by the defense to dismiss...
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  • Former Teacher Sentenced for Corruption of Minor

    Posted on: 12:16 pm, June 8, 2012, by

    A former teacher from Northampton County will spend time in hail for having sex with a 17-year-old student. A judge...
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  • Teacher Accused of Inappropriate Conduct Suspended

    Posted on: 12:08 pm, June 8, 2012, by , updated on: 11:42am, June 13, 2012

    A teacher in Luzerne County is off the job, accused of inappropriate conduct with two female students. The superintendent of...
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  • Burglar Takes Tools, Copper Cable

    Posted on: 10:28 am, June 8, 2012, by

    A burglar managed to steal 250 feet of copper welding cable from a machine shop in Luzerne County. Police in...
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  • Bank Robbery in Tremont

    Posted on: 6:15 pm, June 6, 2012, by

    State police in Schuylkill County are looking for a suspected bank robber. Troopers said a man robbed Miners Bank on...
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  • Charges Against Rape Suspect Withdrawn

    Posted on: 6:08 pm, June 6, 2012, by

    Rape charges are withdrawn against a man from Lackawanna County. The district attorney’s office said James Melia is in the...
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  • Feed the People Program

    Posted on: 5:14 pm, June 6, 2012, by

    The Feed the People Program in Carbon County does just that, feed those in need. The state-funded program operates out...
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  • One Dead in Bradford County Crash

    Posted on: 3:00 pm, June 6, 2012, by

    A man from Canton was killed early Wednesday morning when he lost control of his pick-up truck. State police said...
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  • Man Arrested on Child Sex Charges

    Posted on: 2:17 pm, June 6, 2012, by , updated on: 09:28pm, June 6, 2012

    A man from Luzerne County was arrested on child sex charges. Police took Clyde Tonkin, 29, of Pittston into custody on...
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