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Full jury picked or Frein trial
CHESTER COUNTY (March 24) - Six alternates remain to be picked in Chester County for the trial that will take place next month in Pike County
Former coach returns to face sexual assault charges
STROUDSBURG (March 23) - Former youth wrestling coach Ron Gorman faces more than 300 counts for incidents that allegedly happened more than a decade ago.
Monroe man faces prison for not paying employment taxes
SCRANTON (March 22) - Stroudsburg man pleaded guilty in federal court to not paying over $200,000
Mount Airy beats state stats for table games, total revenue
HARRISBURG (March 21) - Mount Airy Casino Resort, in Monroe County, posted an 11.5% table revenue gain in February compared to a year ago
Man with suspended license charged after driving into snowbank
CLINTON TWP (March 20) - Police Patrick Estus, of Clifton was charged after losing control of his minivan on Route 296
SOUPer Bowl benefits Pike County Hands of Hope
MILFORD (March 19) -  Milford-Matamoras Knights of Columbus organized the fifth annual fundraising event featuring several local chefs
Road conditions much improved, but some schools are still closed
POCONOS (March 17) - Main roads and Interstates are clear but many back roads remain snow-covered
Stroudsburg man arrested on drugs, other charges
STROUDSBURG (March 17) - Police say Claude Turner had drugs and an accessible weapon in a home with his four young children
Road conditions slowly improving but most schools still closed
POCONOS (March 16) - Interstates and major roads improving; secondary roads still snow-covered in many areas
Monroe men nabbed in multi-state retail theft ring
NEW YORK (March 16) - Two Monroe County men are among 12 alleged members of a massive criminal theft and fencing ring
Blizzard digout continues
POCONOS (March 15) - Two feet, or more, in the northern portions of the Poconos, a bit less to the south; most schools closed again today
Blizzard conditions batter region
POCONOS (March 14) - Up to two feet of snow will cover much of northeast Pennsylvania by the time this storm winds down later today
Mother, son found dead in Monroe County
STROUD TWP (March 14) - Both victims were found dead in a car at a home on Ramble Bush Road in Stroud Township Sunday evening
Utilities prepping for Blizzard conditions
POCONOS (March 13) - At least 12 to as much as 18 inches, even more in some places, likely Tuesday into Wednesday
Fatal crash in Wayne County
PAUPACK TWP (March 13) - Icy roads and not wearing a seatbelt are likely factors the death of a Lake Ariel man on Route 590
Snow: the closer it gets, the bigger it gets
POCONOS (March 13) - Forecasts now say 15 inches or more is a likely total for Tuesday’s snow
Full week of DUI enforcement in Monroe County
MONROE COUNTY (March 10) - Roving patrols will be conducted until after St. Patrick’s Day
Pike County Court collects over $1 million
MILFORD (March 10) - The money includes fines, fees and restitution; 2016 collections up 1.5% from 2015
Frein trial jury selection begins today
CHESTER COUNTY (March 9) - A jury will be picked in Chester County for the trial of accused cop killer Eric Frein, which will take place in Pike County Court
Police say son scammed mom out of thousands
BLOOMING GROVE TWP (March 9) - Police say Charles Wahnon, 25, is accused posing as someone else of and sending threatening text messages
Body found in abandoned factory
EAST STROUDSBURG (March 8) - The man, in his 20s was found dead at the former International Boiler Works Tuesday afternoon
Wayne County fire victim dies
LAKE TWP (March 8) - Richard Casale, who lived on Glenwood Lane, died Tuesday morning at a hospital in Lehigh County
Wayne County remains identified
WAYMART (March 7) - The Wayne County Coroner’s reported the remains are of Michael Hendel, 42, of Carbondale, reported missing in 2012
Possible human remains found in Wayne County
WAYMART (March 6) - The remains were discovered in a field off Route 6 near Waymart borough
Pike woman faces up to six years in prison for multiple drug offences
MILFORD (March 6) - Melissa Floystad, who supplied drugs to a minor, was one of several defendants sentenced in Pike County Court
Former Monroe wrestling coach charged with child rape
EAST STROUDSBURG (March 4) - Ron Gorman, 51, who coached in the Stroudsburg area, accused of abusing a young boy repeatedly for several years
Pocono Alliance Receives donation from AllOne Charities
STROUDSBURG (March 3) - The $21K will be used for Healthy Start screenings
Monroe man gets long sentence for child molestation
STROUDSBURG (March 1) – Brian Lawless, 45, of Cresco, who admitted sexually abusing a 6-year-old girl, sentenced to 15 to 30 years
Verizon landline service to be offline late tonight
MILFORD (February 27) - Scheduled maintenance should begin about 11:30 p.m., last up to an hour and could affect landline 911; VOIP and wireless service not affected
River Road may close early this year to protect amphibians
BUSHKILL (February 27) - The Park service says mild weather could mean an early breeding seasons
Wayne County woman sentenced to prison on drug charges
MILFORD (February 24) - Beach Lake woman was one of several sentenced in Pike County Court
Monroe man sentenced for selling explosives
SCRANTON (February 23) - Ronald Scheu, of Kunkletown, was sentenced to home confinement, three years of probation
Two dead in motorcycle crash
PARADISE TWP (February 20) - The driver and a passenger both died when their cycle hit a tree near Mount Pocono Sunday afternoon
Parolee, caught with heroin, gets additional prison time
MILFORD (February 20) - Dingman Township man, presently in jail, gets another 1 year to 2 years
Murder by neglect conviction of Monroe County man upheld
HARRISBURG (February 18) - John Tedesco, and his wife Tina, were convicted of third degree murder in the death of a 70-year-old woman who was deprived of medical care
Effort man charged in Monroe County murder
CHESTNUTHILL TWP (February 16) - Kyle Kresge allegedly shot Lawrence Purcell, Jr., during an argument on February 14
Wayne County woman charged with bankruptcy fraud
SCRANTON (February 16) - Federal authorities allege Linda Ferris, of Newfoundland, failed to disclose $194,000 in assets
Monroe couple guilty of felony child ware offences
STROUDSBURG (February 15) - Rafael Ray Olivo and Christine Nazario, both of East Stroudsburg convicted of multiple felony and misdemeanor counts
Shooting at Saw Creek
LEHMAN TWP (February 14) - State Police say a 53-year-old man was shot late Monday afternoon at a residence on Woodridge Drive East

Stroudsburg schools open today
STROUDSBURG (February 13) - Teachers agreed to end a week-long strike, but could walk out again in May if no contract is reached by then

Roads still sloppy, some schools on delay this morning
POCONOS (February 13) - Delaware Valley and Wallenpaupack among districts opening two horus late this mornign
Three Monroe County men indicted on drug and firearms charges
SCRANTON (February 11) -  Deshaun Lipscomb, of Bushkill, Pablo Martinez, and Orrett Campbell, both of East Stroudsburg, face federal charges
Wally Ice Fest cancelled
HAWLEY (February 11) -  Unsafe ice conditions on Lake Wallenpaupack blamed; many family activities are still scheduled for February 25-26
Second armed robbery in two days in Stroudsburg area
EAST STROUDSBURG (February 10) - Police believe the man who robbed the Dunkin Donuts in East Stroudsburg Wednesday night may be the same man who robbed a Turkey Hill Tuesday night
PUC to investigate rate increase request for UGI Penn Natural Gas Inc.
HARRISBURG (February 10) - Residential customers, including in parts of Pike and Wayne counties, could see a more than ten percent rate hike
Major snow storm buries region
POCONOS (February 9) - Six to ten inches expected in most areas, closing schools, turning roads into a mess
Armed robbery at convenience store
STROUDSBURG (February 9) - A lone man with a gun robbed the Turkey Hill Store on 9th Street in Stroudsburg late Tuesday night
Fire damages off-campus apartment near ESU
EAST STROUDSBURG (February 7) - No one was injured but up to ten East Stroudsburg University students had to find temporary accommodations
Mount Airy casino revenue down almost nine percent in 2016
HARRISBURG (February 7) - Gaming officials say statewide, revenue was up, exceeding $3.2 billion
State prison sentence for theft of firearms
MILFORD (February 6) - New York State man gets up to 6 years for stealing several weapons from a Dingman Township residence
Stroudsburg school district prepares for strike
STROUDSBURG (February 4) - No school on Monday, according to a statement posted on the district website
Mount Airy Casino fined for serving too much booze to patron
HARRISBURG (February 2) - The operator of the Mount Airy Casino Resort in Monroe County fined $25,000 for allowing a visibly intoxicated patron to gamble
Stroudsburg man faces felony drug charges
MOUNT POCONO (February 1) - Routine traffic stop led to discovery of several pounds of high-grade pot
Man accused of fraudulent vehicle sale
HAWLEY (February 1) - State police say a Hawley man seriously misrepresented the mileage on a pickup truck he cold on Craigslist
Drunk driving convictions result in long sentences
MILFORD (January 30) - Two drivers, each guilty of driving under the influence, could spend up to five years in jail
Hallet Road bridge repairs to begin today
STROUD TWP (January 30) - The bridge was closed after receiving significant damage from flood waters produced from heavy rains on February 24, 2016
EMT charged with sexually abusing victims in ambulance
STROUDSBURG (January 28) -  Matthew Menist, 31, faces multiple felony and misdemeanor charges in three incidents
Long Pond man arrested on child porn charges
TUNKHANNOCK TWP (January 28) - James Lamie accused of engaging in sexually graphic conversations with minors on website
Stroudsburg man arrested for crack cocaine near county courthouse
STROUDSBURG (January 28) - Carmen Diacheysn was already on probation from a prior drug arrest
Waymart prison to remain open
HARRISBURG (January 27) - Department of Corrections will close only a prison near Pittsburg; four others on the list will remain open
Man charged with selling a lot of pot on ESU campus
EAST STROUDSBURG (January 26) - Police say Jahmir Mapp, 18, admitted knowing the “hot spots” and selling to about a dozen students a day
Pike Hands of Hope seeking volunteers
MILFORD (January 26) - Christian-centered organization wants volunteers for its new Hopeline
Pike jury convicts man for sexual relationship with underage girl
MILFORD (January 24) - Dingman Township man convicted of statutory sexual assault
Met-Ed residential rates to go up almost ten percent
HARRISBURG (January 20) - PUC approves lower rate increases than requested by First-Energy
Assailant flees after stabbing
HAMLIN (January 20) - Incident happened Thursday afternoon in a parking lot on Route 590
Delaware River basin drought watch lifted
WEST TRENTON NJ (January 19) - The Delaware River Basin Commission (DRBC) announced on Wednesday the termination of its drought management special permit in effect since Nov. 23, 2016, when the basin was placed in a drought watch.
Monroe prostitution sweep nabs 19
STROUDSBURG (January 18) - Arrests for crimes relating to human sex trafficking, prostitution and the sale of heroin
ESU begins new semester with new brand identity
EAST STROUDSBURG (January 18) - East Stroudsburg University unveils new logos for the university and athletics
Little change in Pennsylvania slot machine revenue in 2016
HARRISBURG (January 17) - Mount Airy, in Monroe County posted about a 1.5% gain for the year
Wilson promoted in Pike County DA office
MILFORD (January 16) - Sarah Wilson, who has been with the office for nine years, promoted to senior deputy district attorney