Bethlehem Press

Thursday, May 24, 2018
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Bills target domestic violence

By CHRIS PARKER in Local News

Over the past 10 years, more than 1,600 people have died in domestic violence-related incidents in Pennsylvania.

On Tuesday, state senators and the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence stepped up to defend victims of abuse....

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Feds release pipeline statement

By CHRIS PARKER in Local News

A proposed 118-mile natural gas pipeline that would snake through parts of Carbon, Luzerne and Northampton counties would “result in some adverse environmental impacts,” the federal government says.

But those impacts would be reduced to “...

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Specifics addressed in report

By The Press in Local News

The proposed 118-mile PennEast pipeline would run from Luzerne County to Mercer County, New Jersey, passing through Carbon County.

The project also includes a 47,700 horsepower compressor station in Kidder Township.

On Friday, the...