Sunday, February 23, 2020

Man Dies After Being Tasered By State Police

A man has died after being tasered and struggling with State Police on Saturday.

Rollover Crash on Interstate 81 Early Saturday

A woman suffered minor injuries after a crash on Interstate 81 early Saturday.

Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for 02/23/2020


Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for 02/23/2020

Berks-Schuylkill Oil Heat Association Donates $5,220 to the Salvation Army; Since 2006 Total Contribution of $70,000

The Berks-Schuylkill Oil Heat Association (BSOHA) donated $5,220 to both the Berks and Schuylkill County Salvation Army on Thursday, February 20, 2020 with each Corps receiving half of the total donation. 

Schuylkill County Obituaries for 02/22/2020


Schuylkill County Obituaries for 02/22/2020

Saturday, February 22, 2020

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: District XI Results and Semi-Final Schedule


District XI High School Basketball Playoff Results - 02/21/2020

Controlled Burn to Be Conducted on Sunday near the Schuylkill/Berks County Line

On Sunday, the PA Game Commission will be conduction a controlled burn in West Brunswick Township, Schuylkill County, near the Berks County Line.

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: District XI Playoff Results - 02/21/2020


District XI High School Basketball Playoff Results - 02/21/2020

Fire Crews Responding to Commercial Fire in Rush Township

Just before 12:00pm, Saturday, emergency personnel were dispatched to a commercial fire in Rush Township.

Standoff Ends in Mount Carmel

A standoff that started early Saturday has ended in Mount Carmel.

Friday, February 21, 2020

Shenandoah Valley Unveils Plaque Acknowledging Football Alumni

At the recent SV QB Club Banquet a special plaque was unveiled that listed 96 alumni who went on to play college football.

Road Work Announced for Schuylkill County - 02/24/2020 through 02/28/2020


Road Work Announced for Schuylkill County 

Schuylkill County Obituaries for 02/21/2020


Schuylkill County Obituaries for 02/21/2020

Wayne Township Farm Added to Preservation List

On Thursday, Pennsylvania’s Agricultural Land Preservation Board safeguarded 2,848 additional acres on 39 farms in 19 counties through the state’s nation-leading farmland preservation program.

Reading and Northern Railroad Announces Details on Tamaqua Station Platform Improvements

Reading & Northern Railroad (R&N) has finalized an agreement today to bring back passenger trains to Tamaqua’s 146 year old train station including the building of a new passenger platform.

UPDATE: Southbound Side Complete; Traffic Pattern Changes as part of the Route 924 Bridge Replacement Project in Gilberton

An update on progress and traffic pattern changes have been announced as part of the bridge replacement project on Route 924 in Gilberton.

Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for 02/21/2020


Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for 02/21/2020