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FOLLOW THESE LEHIGH VALLEY OLYMPIANS AND OTHER PENNSYLVANIA ATHLETES COMPETING IN TOKYO GAMES

With the 2020 Summer Olympic Games underway in Tokyo, there are two athletes from the Lehigh Valley and plenty others competing from...

PALMERTON MAN KILLED BROTHER IN STABBING, POLICE SAY

A Palmerton man who told police he stabbed his brother Saturday has been charged with homicide.

 
 
 

EASTON MAN CHARGED WITH INDECENT ASSAULT AFTER CONCERNS FROM BYSTANDERS AT DELAWARE CANAL STATE PARK

An Easton man is facing charges after police responded to a report of a possible sexual assault in progress at Delaware Canal State...

EASTON POLICE ASK FOR INFORMATION AFTER REPORT OF GUNSHOTS

Easton police are investigating a report of gunshots fired on the 900 block of Philadelphia Road Saturday night.

 
 
 

POLICE: SLATINGTON MAN ADMITTED RAPING TEEN

A Slatington man has been charged with having sex with a 14-year-old girl.

WITH WORKERS IN HIGH DEMAND, TEENAGERS ARE FILLING THE VOID IN PENNSYLVANIA, ELSEWHERE

Teenagers are becoming a large segment of the working population.

 
 
 

FROM HIS TENT ENCAMPMENT IN BETHLEHEM, FORMER STEEL WELDER STARTS WOODMAKING BUSINESS SO HE CAN MAKE A BETTER HOME

Eduardo Fernandez, who lives homeless in the woods in Bethlehem, is crafting wooden furniture from fallen trees and branches and stumps...

BUILDING A TWO-COLONEL HOUSEHOLD: EAST GREENVILLE NATIVE, HUSBAND HAVE SHARED LIVES IN THE MILITARY

A couple of colonels: They spent years together in the service.

 
 
 

POLICE: SUV HITS TROOPER, 3 FIREFIGHTERS ON I-76 IN MONTGOMERY COUNTY; 1 DEAD

A New Jersey woman has been charged with vehicular homicide in the death of a firefighter struck along with two other firefighters...

THE MORNING CALL'S ALL-AREA BASEBALL PLAYERS OF THE YEAR

Despite not winning a championship, Liberty is well represented among The Morning Call's all-area baseball players for 2021

 
 
 

‘IT'S A HAND UP, NOT A HANDOUT': HOW LEHIGH VALLEY OFFICIALS ARE WORKING TO GET $847 MILLION IN RENTAL ASSISTANCE TO THOSE WHO NEED IT

Of the $847 million allotted to Pennsylvania for emergency rental and utility assistance, only a fraction has gotten into the hands...

SOUTH WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP NEAR END OF 10-YEAR SAGA RECOVERING FROM $850,000 EMBEZZLEMENT SCHEME. HOW DOES THIS AFFECT TAXPAYERS?

South Whitehall Township didn't file audits for years after an embezzlement scandal, but it's hard to say what effect that has had...

 
 
 

MOTORCYCLIST TAKEN TO HOSPITAL AFTER CRASH

A motorcyclist is in serious condition after a crash on Mack Boulevard, police said.

ALLENTOWN POLICE: 3 TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AFTER CHASE AND SEARCH

Police say three people were charged after a high speed chase down Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard on Friday.

 
 
 

NAZARETH, NOTRE DAME-GREEN POND WIN SUMMER LEAGUE BOYS BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIPS

The summer boys basketball league wrapped up with two competitive championship games at Cedar Beach.

VOLLEYBALL: PARKLAND'S JOHN SIGGINS IS THE MORNING CALL ALL-AREA PLAYER OF THE YEAR

A large number of highly talented athletes have stepped into the spotlight as some of the area's best boys volleyball players. John...

 
 
 

VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT ON JULY 31 WILL HONOR THE MEMORY OF NORTHAMPTON COACH JESS FINLAYSON

Jess Finlayson touched a lot of lives through volleyball in her 28 years and the sport will be on display at the tournament bearing...

LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL OPENS WELLNESS CENTER FOR RETURN OF WORLD SERIES TO SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT

Little League hopes to ensure the health of participants as the annual tournament returns after a year off.

 
 
 

GOP OFFICIALS IN PENNSYLVANIA COUNTY DECRY ORDER TO YANK VOTE MACHINES OVER ELECTION ‘AUDIT'

Republican elected officials from Fulton County in Pennsylvania urged state officials Friday to reconsider a decision to require new...

CANDIDATE FOR PENNSYLVANIA GOVERNOR SAYS HE DID NOT CAUSE FATAL ACCIDENT THAT SHUT TURNPIKE

Charlie Gerow, a Republican who announced his candidacy for governor last month, says he is cooperating with a police investigation...

 
 
 



FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

FHP: 77-year-old bicyclist killed after being hit from behind by car in Oviedo

A bicyclist is dead after being hit from behind by a car in Oviedo Saturday morning. Read more ...

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

Silver Alert declared for missing 82-year-old Indiana man

The Huntingburg Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Raymond Underwood, an 82-year-old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 185 pounds, gray hair with brown... Read more ...

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

DOC says Linn County inmate escaped work release

Anyone with information about Leo Alan Ray's locations should call police. Read more ...

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

What's the difference between heat stroke and heat exhaustion?

Stay hydrated and stay in cool areas. Read more ...

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

Catherine Oxenberg feared daughter had suicide pact with NXIVM sex cult

"Dynasty" actress Catherine Oxenberg reveals how she wrested her daughter India away from the clutches of Keith Raniere's sex slave group NXIVM. Read more ...

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

Biden spending over $2B to halt border wall construction amid migrant crisis

A GOP report issued found that at least 20 percent of the $10 billion received by the Pentagon for border wall construction has been spent on guarding construction sides and... Read more ...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv...

Conservative talk show host Larry Elder leads in crowded California guv recall race

Larry Elder polled at 16 percent while Caitlyn Jenner has 4 percent of backers. While Gov. Gavin Newsom still has 48 percent of support, 43 percent of people polled said they'd... Read more ...

At march for slain National Guard member, family cries out for justice

The family of slain 19-year-old Chrys Carvajal took to the streets Saturday, chanting and asking the community to come forward with tips on who fatally shot the National Guard... Read more ...

No bail for man accused of killing witness in a murder case

A West Humboldt Park man accused of killing a witness set to testify in a murder case was denied bail during a hearing broadcast on You Tube /on/ Saturday. Read more ...

Baltimore firefighter undergoes surgery after falling through floor, union says

The cause of the Penn North fire is under investigation, the fire department said. Read more ...