December 13, 2016 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

Zerbe gives $367 toward fight against Reading tax reduction

TREVORTON — Zerbe Township has opted into a fight against a mining company over an estimated $80,000 in taxes. Supervisors voted unanimously Monday to contribute $367.50 — or 2.45 percent — toward the cost of hiring an independent appraiser to d More...

Friend's memorial request gets OK

SHAMOKIN — At the request of a former classmate, a Shamokin Area High School student who recently passed away will be memorialized in a city park. Thomas Alderson, a member of the Shamokin Area High School Class of 2015, presented the idea of me More...

Cold, holidays usher in caution about chance for structure fires

SHAMOKIN — When it comes to fire safety and prevention, it is always better to be safe than sorry, especially during the holiday seasons when structure fires tend to increase, officials said.  More...

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