St. Luke’s Carbon Campus Hospital Opens in Lehighton

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St. Luke’s Carbon Campus houses 80 patient rooms and is the first new hospital built in the county in 65 years. The 160,000 square-foot facility is the centerpiece of St. Luke’s University Health Network’s new 108-acre technologically-advanced, multipurpose, rural medical and wellness complex in Lehighton.

COVID Vaccine Clinic to Be Held at Nockamixon State Park

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If you’re looking forward to getting out and enjoying nature this fall and you’re unvaccinated against COVID-19, state officials hope you’ll consider getting a jab before or after you walk, jog, hike or kayak through one of five state parks where free vaccination clinics are now scheduled.

Saucon Valley Area Cleans Up from Flash Flooding (Photos)

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A historic storm that dumped as much as 7 inches of rain on parts of the area Wednesday left sunny skies, cooler temperatures and plenty of debris to clean up in its wake, but the general consensus among residents seemed to be that it “could have been worse.”