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Bust in Honesdale nets street drugs worth $40,000
HONESDALE (September 25) - Two arrested, large amount of LSD, pot, other drugs seized
Police seeking witnesses to Route 209 triple fatal
EAST STROUDSBURG (September 24) - Three died the night of September 16 when two cars heading south crossed into oncoming traffic near Shaffer’s School House Road
Boyfriend charged after deadly roadside dispute with girlfriend
MOUNT POCONO (September 22) - Couple had stopped along Route 611 when the boyfriend allegedly pushed his girlfriend into the path of traffic
Detectives nab pair during drug deal
EAST STROUDSBURG (September 21) - Police also seized heroin during the bust in a supermarket parking lot
Reform proposed to strengthen mandatory reporting of sexual abuse in Pennsylvania
NORRISTOWN (September 20) - State attorney general, legislators, others in law enforcement, hold roundtable discussion
East Stroudsburg students return to class today
EAST STROUDSBURG (September 19) - A new contract agreement, reached on Sunday, was ratified by teachers and the school board
Names released for Route 209 crash
STROUD TWP (September 19) - Two of the victims were well-known brothers from Stroudsburg
Police release details on deadly crash
STROUD TWP (September 18) - Three dead in the Sunday night three-car crash Route 209 at the notorious Shafer’s Schoolhouse Road intersection
Three reported dead in Monroe County crash
STROUD TWP (September 17) - Deadly crash happened Sunday night on Route 209 near the notorious Shafers School House Road intersection
Settlement reported in East Stroudsburg teacher strike
EAST STROUDSBURG (September 17) - Tentative agreement could have students back in class by Wednesday
Husband charged with several crimes in domestic assault
STROUD TWP (September 14) - Police charged Scott Brunner, of Penn Estates, with assaulting his wife and fleeing with their infant child
Sentence upheld in drug trafficking case
SCRANTON (September 13) - Appeals court upholds an almost six-year federal prison sentence for heroin trafficking in Monroe County and elsewhere
Two Pike residents given state prison time
MILFORD (September 11) - Several defendants were recently sentenced in Pike County Court
Police seek suspect who robbed Stroudsburg store
STROUDSBURG (September 11) - Suspect took over $850 worth of merchandise from Dunkelbergers on Main Street in Stroudsburg August 21.
East Stroudsburg teachers expected to strike this morning
EAST STROUDSBURG (September 10) - Talks broke down last week and barring a last-second development, the district says classes are cancelled until further notice
Former correction officer charged with worker’s comp fraud
MILFORD (September 7) - Former Pike County jail worker Hollie Allen, Jr., accused of collecting worker’s compensation after taking another job
Pike jail inmate gets additional time for resisting sex offender registration
MILFORD (September 4) - Robert Warren was one of several defendants recently sentenced in Pike County Court
Police charge man with seeking sexual contact with a minor
BLOOMING GROVE (September 3) - State police in Pike County charged a Berks County man with several crimes, including felonies
Monroe County Man pleads guilty to drug trafficking
WILKES-BARRE (August 31) - Joseph Morales, of Tobyhanna, faces ten to life when sentenced later
PMRPD arrest two in separate incidents
MOUNT POCONO (August 31) - Police pursue a speeding car and catch a drug deal in progress
Armed bank robber receives lengthy prison sentence
HONESDALE (August 30) - Aaron Gould, of Lake Ariel will spend up to 15 years in prison for robbing a local bank
State Police announce 2017 DUI arrest totals
HARRISBURG (August 30) - The most arrests locally was Stroudsburg, which reported 893 DUIs, 163 involving crashes
Honesdale man convicted of trying to strangle girlfriend
HONESDALE (August 29) - Michael Newfield, 32, found guilty of felony and misdemeanor counts following a one-day non-jury trial
Pike County Court sentences
MILFORD (August 29) - Pike man, heading to prison on a child porn conviction, one of several recently sentenced
Environmentalists call for full fracking ban in Delaware River Basin
BARRYVILLE NY (August 27) - Environmental groups in Pennsylvania, New York, join forces in calling for ban
Pedestrian struck in Stroudsburg
STROUDSBURG (August 27) - Woman, walking against a “DON’T WALK” light, seriously hurt
Out-of-control car takes down utility pole
STROUDSBURG (August 27) - Driver seriously hurt in early Saturday crash
Matamoras man charged in Port Jervis stabbing, robbery
PORT JERVIS NY (August 24) - Christian Turner, of Matamoras, and another man, charged in an assault on Tuesday
New Jersey man indicted for drug trafficking
SCRANTON (August 23) - Tony McCoy, accused of selling heroin near ESU
Pleasant Valley teacher, coach found dead
BRODHEADSVILLE (August 22) - Chris Pachuta, 35, the head coach for the boys soccer, found dead in his home Tuesday; counselors available at the school today
Pike County Route 6 Wallenpaupack Paving
DUNMORE (August 22) - PennDOT says paving will be done day and night but will be suspended for this weekend, and Labor Day weekend
Attorney General responds to the letter from Pope regarding child sex abuse
HARRISBURG (August 21) - Josh Shapiro called the letter from Pope Francis to Catholics around the world an acknowledgement of “the painful truth that had been hiding in the shadows in Churches throughout Pennsylvania”
Pike woman given additional time in state prison
MILFORD (August 21) - Meghan Clark, of Dingmans Ferry, sentenced to 2 years to 5 years to run concurrent to the sentence she is currently serving for retail theft, other crimes
Project to pave 10 miles of Interstate 80 West postponed one week
ALLENTOWN (August 21) - PennDOT now says work in Tobyhanna and Tunkhannock townships will begin next Monday (August 27)
Attorney General details findings of grand jury investigation into child sex abuse by priests
HARRISBURG (August 15) - AG Josh Shapiro says the Catholic Church systematically covered up abuse of young boys and girls in six Pennsylvania Dioceses, including Scranton, for decades
Fraud suspect sought
EAST STROUDSBURG (August 14) - Stroud Area Regional Police seeking public assistance in identifying a wanted man
Pike County Court sentences
MILFORD (August 13) - Several criminal sentences were issued by Pike County Court of Common Pleas President Judge Gregory Chelak
Wayne DA rules Prompton man’s shooting death justified
HONESDALE (August 9) - James Sorrentino was shot by State Police outside his Balsam Swamp Road on June 25 after he threatened others
Stroud Police arrest Wayne County heroin fugitive
HONESDALE (August 9) - Connie Lynn McKeeby, of Lake Ariel faces numerous felony charges, including possession with intent to deliver
Monroe County man sentenced on drug trafficking, firearm offenses
SCRANTON (August 8) - Deshaun Lipscomb will spend ten years In federal prison
Woman charged with setting her store on fire
STROUDSBURG (August 7) - Mona Siwiec now charged with the February fire that damaged her jewelry store and adjacent apartments
Pike DA adds second child interviewer
MILFORD (August 7) - A second forensic interviewer has joined the Pike County Children’s Advocacy Center
Three charged delivering drugs causing death
MILFORD (August 4) - Joint investigation by state and local police led to the arrest of three women in the deaths of three other women
One dead in motorcycle accident
TOBYHANNA (August 4) - Crash happened Thursday afternoon on Route 196
Man charged with sending lewd photos to Pike teen
DELAWARE TWP (August 1) - Berks County man awaiting extradition to Pike County for allegedly sending nude photos and videos via social media