Remembering and Honoring…Memorial Day

Remembering those who fought for our freedom is what Monday was all about, and residents of many communities celebrated Memorial Day in their own special way. News 13 stopped by West Hazleton, McAdoo, Conyngham, Beaver Meadows, Freeland and Drums Monday morning to check out all of their patriotic parades. Each line up was different, but…

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McAdoo…Under Water

Within minutes, the Borough of McAdoo was under water after a line of severe thunderstorms moved into the area Saturday afternoon. Even though the National Weather Service warned of flash flooding, no one in the small Schuylkill County community thought it would get as bad as it did. Roads turned to rivers, cars were stuck…

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Dog Stolen

Imagine coming home to find your place broken into and your dog gone. That is what happened to one city resident. Police are investigating a burglary in the City of Hazleton that happened Friday, sometime between 2 and 11pm. The South Cedar Street victim told police that the burglar stole two plasma televisions, three hundred…

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Hazardous Weather Statement (NWS)

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NEW YORK…SOUTHEASTERN NEW YORK AND NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA. .DAY ONE…TODAY AND TONIGHT. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE PRIMARILY THIS AFTERNOON. A FEW OF THESE STORMS COULD APPROACH SEVERE LIMITS WITH ISOLATED STRONG, GUSTY WINDS OR HAIL. UNSEASONABLY WARM WEATHER IS ALSO EXPECTED TODAY. THE COMBINATION OF TEMPERATURES IN…

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Heat Wave

*May 25, 2012* *First Dangerous Heat Wave of the Season Expected to Arrive this Weekend * Pennsylvania Departments of Health and Aging Offer Important Heat Safety Tips *Harrisburg* – With hot temperatures and high humidity expected to make an early appearance in some parts of Pennsylvania this Memorial Day weekend, the Departments of Health and…

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West Nile Spraying in Schuylkill

*Mosquito Spraying Set for Schuylkill County on May 29* *Harrisburg* — The Department of Environmental Protection will apply treatments the evening of Tuesday, May 29, in residential and recreational areas of Kline Township and the community of Kelayres, Schuylkill County, to control adult mosquito populations. In the event of rain, the sprayings will be rescheduled.…

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