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Carbon County

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Top Carbon County Articles

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  • Turnpike interchange on track for 2014 opening

    Q: Do you know anything about the status of the new Turnpike entrance/exit at Route 903 in Penn Forest Township? They have been talking about this for over 20 years, and actually put the beginnings of a new bridge crossing over the Turnpike on Route 903 a...
  • Veterinarians, nurses, others sanctioned by state licensing boards

     
    These disciplinary and licensing actions were announced recently (in October and November) by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of...
  • Car chases could be less dangerous, and cheaper

    Two innocent women and a toddler were hospitalized, it was reported this week, when a police chase ended with a stolen minivan crashing into their sedan in Allentown, after ramming two police cars. While those injuries were the most important part of...
  • Pennsylvania courts ban nepotism, judges serving on corporate boards

    Pennsylvania courts ban nepotism, judges serving on corporate boards
    Pennsylvania judges will be barred from serving on corporate boards under new rules announced by the state Supreme Court on Wednesday, part of an overhaul of the state's dated judicial canons. The changes also bar judges from nepotism in hiring and...
  • Local professionals sanctioned by licensing boards

     
    These disciplinary and licensing actions were announced recently by Pennsylvania's licensing boards against professionals who live and work in the Lehigh Valley area. The information is taken verbatim from the PA Department of State's website, where you...
  • Glen Onoko Falls deaths do not warrant restrictions

    Glen Onoko Falls deaths do not warrant restrictions
    There are parallel metal cables, one for each hand, on the steepest part of the climb up Half Dome at Yosemite National Park. Otherwise, there is nothing to slow down your momentum if you stumble and start to roll down the smooth rounded rock. There are...
  • Kunkletown's Husic honored by Northern Michigan U.

    Diane Husic of Kunkletown, the chair of biological sciences at Moravian College and a well known member of the Lehigh Valley Audubon Society, was one of four Northern Michigan University alumni who received awards from the college's Alumni Association...
  • Weatherly Sharknados

     
    If you've ever wondered why teachers -- and editors -- are skeptical of Wikipedia's value as a research resource, consider the website's entry for Weatherly Borough. My wife's family has strong Weatherly connections, so I'm quite fond of the place.......
  • October outdoors programming at Jacobsburg

    Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center in Northampton County is holding a variety of events in October, including trail hikes, wildlife watching and scouting activities. Tuesday Trails is a bi-weekly (every other week) hike over about 2.5 miles of...
  • Boy Scouts and boulder are in the news, spotlighting special wild places in Pennsylvania and Utah

    Boy Scouts and boulder are in the news, spotlighting special wild places in Pennsylvania and Utah
    Boulders and Boy Scouts have been in the news lately, and while all the stories are not necessarily related, they have come in a somewhat remarkable succession. The most serious story in recent days involved a Delaware woman who was critically injured...
  • New stream designation may end Lehigh Valley-area trout stockings

    New stream designation may end Lehigh Valley-area trout stockings
    Catching trout in a few heavily fished area streams might become more difficult toward the middle and end of the season under a Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission proposal to reclassify them as Class A waters. Normally, the reclassification would...