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Panic and a search through 15 tons of hospital waste turn up prized necklace

Sam LaRochelle thought she lost the irreplaceable item, but she and others never gave up hope.

It was about 4 a.m. Sunday, as Samantha “Sam” LaRochelle lay in a hospital bed, whe…

Alleged heroin dealer charged following Phillipsburg raid

The operation concludes a three-week investigation.

A 49-year-old alleged heroin dealer was arrested and charged Thursday following an early-morning raid at his Phillipsburg…

Woman charged with slashing man’s chest in P’burg

Authorities said the altercation occurred while two women and a man were in a South Main Street home.

A man suffered a knife wound to the chest late Sunday night in a P…

Governor’s visit will mean traffic detours in Phillipsburg

An event is scheduled Monday on South Main Street.

A section of Phillipsburg’s South Main Street will be closed late Monday morning when Gov. Chris Christie pays a visit.
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‘I could hear screaming’: Off-roading on train tracks leads to tragedy

A family is grieving after a 22-year-old man was fatally struck by a freight train in Phillipsburg.

The short path is speckled with crushed beer cans, leading through the woods a…

1 dead after train strikes 2 dirt-bikers in Phillipsburg

They were headed across a bridge in the same direction as the westbound train, Norfolk Southern says.

A 22-year-old man died after he and another dirt-biker were struck by a trai…

P’burg man uses company card to pay car lease, police say

The man is being held in Warren County on the Easton charges.

A 37-year-old Phillipsburg man was arrested Friday on charges he used a company credit car to pay for his perso…

Easton woman arrested after chase, crash in P’burg (PHOTOS)

New Jersey State Police attempted a traffic stop but the driver continued, a trooper reports.

A 19-year-old Easton woman was arrested early Monday after eluding police tryin…

5 charged in Phillipsburg raid targeting meth distribution

The charges conclude a monthlong investigation.

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A monthlong investigation into Phillipsburg-area drug trafficking concluded Friday morning w…

SUV gets away after 100-mph chase through Phillipsburg area

Police broke off pursuit due to unsafe speeds.

Police broke off a pursuit Saturday morning after the vehicle they were after topped 100 mph through the Phillipsburg area.
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