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State police step up patrols following spate of Interstate 78 crash deaths

Pennsylvania State Police are increasing patrols on Interstate 78 after a spate of crash deaths on a stretch of the highway just outside the Lehigh Valley. The move comes after trooper visibility was already increased in the areas, and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation instituted slower speed limits and included the highway in a new speed monitoring camera program.
BERKS COUNTY, PA
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Driver at Wawa Left Quickly After Parking Crash

SKIPPACK PA – The owner of a 2013-model Lincoln Continental MKZ emerged Wednesday (Jan. 12, 2022) at about 8:49 a.m. from the Wawa store at 4121 Skippack Pike to find the car’s left rear quarter panel damaged. An investigation by Pennsylvania State Police from the Troop K Barracks in Skippack indicated the parked Lincoln had been hit by another vehicle and its unidentified driver, troopers reported.
SKIPPACK, PA
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Schuylkill County Weather related Announcements for Monday, January 17th, 2022

Schuylkill County Weather related Announcements for. Please send any weather related announcements to Skook News at skooknews@outlook.com. By order of Mayor Richard Tomko, the Borough of Saint Clair will restrict parking from 8PM Sunday 1/16/22 until 11AM Monday 11/17/22..... the entire length of Second Street and the entire length of Hancock Street. Vehicles not moved will be ticketed and towed.
SCHUYLKILL COUNTY, PA
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Chester County student arrested after threatening to slash tire

PENN TOWNSHIP—A student at Technical College High School, Pennock’s Bridge campus, who threatened to slash another student’s tires was arrested on drug charges after police were called and found discovered she had a knife and drugs. The female juvenile was found to be in possession of a...
CHESTER COUNTY, PA
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Phoenixville to Build First Hydrothermal Carbonization Plant in North America

Phoenixville plans to build the first hydrothermal carbonization plant in North America at a municipally-owned wastewater treatment center, writes Kenny Cooper for WHYY. “We could spend money doing the same old, same old and not change anything,” said Borough Manager Jean Krack. “Or maybe we can spend the money and improve the outcome and be more of a sustainable community as we move forward in the things that we do.”
PHOENIXVILLE, PA
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Brown’s Bakery: ‘Monday Morning Munchies’ (Lebanon Valley Food Critics)

Editor’s Note: In 2021, Michael and Nicole Borrell began reviewing Lebanon Valley’s restaurants and eating attractions as the Lebanon Valley Food Critics. Since then, the couple has aimed to offer unbiased reviews of the eating and drinking establishments the Lebanon Valley has to offer. LebTown is pleased to be partnering with LVFC to share these reviews with our readers. Bon appétit!
LEBANON, PA
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IMPACT: Wintry Mix To Rain, Windy Monday

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT 10 AM TO 7 PM MONDAY FOR ADAMS, CUMBERLAND, DAUPHIN, FRANKLIN, JUNIATA, LANCASTER, MIFFLIN, PERRY, YORK COUNTIES. A complex, winter storm will continue to bring periods wintry mix of snow, sleet, and freezing rain, and then plain rain overnight. By 1 am Monday, all of the...
LANCASTER, PA
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UPDATE | PennDOT Reduces Speed Limits on Major Roadways

Harrisburg, PA — In response to winter weather throughout the state, the Department of Transportation and Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission are implementing additional vehicle restrictions. Due to the severity of the winter storm, PennDOT is temporarily reducing the speed limit on major roadways throughout the south-central consisting of Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Perry and York Counties.
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