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Man missing after canoe capsizes in Delaware River
DELAWARE WATER GAP (May 26) - Park service rangers warn the river is still running high, making boating dangerous
Pocono Raceway, Attorney General partner in drug takeback initiative
LONG POND (May 25) - Fans encouraged to bring unwanted drugs to the Raceway during the June 1-3 Pocono 400 weekend
Wayne County murder suspect arrested
HONESDALE (May 24) - Kevin Jordan, of Mount Pocono, is the fourth defendant charged in a 2017 home invasion robbery in Lehigh Township
NY man arrested for robbing Shohola smoke shop
SHOHOLA (May 23) - Barryville man accused of robbing the Smoker’s Paradise just across the Delaware River in Shohola PA
Park prepares for summer visitors following devastating storms
BUSHKILL (May 22) - Winter and early spring storms caused so much damage some sites are either closed this year or will open late; Childs Park could be closed for years
Police looking for indecent assault suspect
PALMYRA TWP (May 21) - The assailant allegedly tried to force himself on a 19-year-old woman in a car
No injuries in crash involving empty school buses
STROUD TWP (May 21) - Two school buses were among five vehicles invovle in the Saturday afternoon crash on I-80
Tornado confirmed in Wayne County
POCONOS (May 17) - National Weather Service confirms a twister briefly touched down in the Waymart area on Tuesday
Violent storm turns deadly
POCONOS (May 16) - Kunkletown man killed when a tree hit his car
Man sentenced for firing gun during a drug crime
SCRANTON (May 15) - Pablo Martinez, of East Stroudsburg, sentenced to 12½ years in federal prison
Sex offender registration requirements upheld in interstate prostitution operation
SCRANTON (May 15) - Court of Appeals affirmed the 15 ½-year prison sentence and sexual offender registration requirement, for Thurman Stanley, of Stroudsburg
Freak accident kills Wayne County man
WAYMART (May 14) - Lighting a cigarette while on oxygen turned deadly for a Waymart man
Teen girl injured after jumping from van
HONESDALE (May 14) - Police say a 15-year-old jumped from a moving Child First van after being picked on by other girls
Pike County Court sentences
MLFORD (May 14) - Reckless endangerment and indecent exposure were among the crimes resulting in criminal sentences in Pike County Court
Two child abusers receive lengthy sentences
MILFORD (May 12) - Two men sentenced in Pike County Court for crimes involving young children
Monroe man charged with drug trafficking, firearms offenses
SCRANTON (May 11) -  Among the accusations against James Williams of Stroud Township is that he sold drugs near a high school
Woman sentenced for abuse of corpse
HONESDALE (May 8) - Moira Richey sentenced to up to 18 months after authorities found her long-dead mother in a bed & breakfast where they were living
Service station robbery suspect arrested
WAYMART (May 8) - Police arrested Rachel Byrd, of Carbondale, without incident, charging her with the early Sunday robbery and assault
Armed robbery at service station
WAYMART (May 7) - Female suspect displayed a gun and assaulted the clerk in the early Sunday robbery
Pike County Court sentencing
MILFORD (May 7) - Several criminal sentences were issued by Pike County Court of Common Pleas Judge Gregory Chelak
Work underway on new Little League field
EAST STROUDSBURG (May 5) - ESU, Stroudsburg Little League break ground on new fields
Nearly 3 million Pennsylvanians impacted by Facebook privacy breach
HARRISBURG (May 4) - Attorney General says investigation determined Facebook data were shared with Cambridge Analytica and other third parties
Lawmakers introduce 100 percent tax exclusion program
HARRISBURG (May 4) - Reps. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) and Marcia Hahn (R-Northampton) introduced a bill to establish a property tax reform program
Man charged after bumping into store, giving false name
TEXAS TWP (May 2) - Throop man accused of driving his car into a Qwik Joe then providing a false ID and phone number
Water Gap Welcome Center reopening delayed to Independence Day
DELAWARE WATER GAP (May 1) - Weather, construction issues pushed back the original target reopening of around Memorial Day
Heroin possession sends Nevada man to Wayne prison
HONESDALE (May 1) - Several criminal sentences were recently issued in Wayne County Court
Hawley man arrested for firing gun in occupied home
HONESDLE (April 30) - Shawn Birtel faces numerous felony charges after filing several shots with a rifle
NPS acquires former Girl Scout camp
BUSHKILL (April 30) - Camp Hidden Falls in Dingman Township has been inactive for several years
Three arrested in online child predator sting
STROUDSBURG (April 26) - Two men from the area and one from Kentucky responded to online solicitations, thinking they would be meeting an underage child
Fugitive wanted in PA and NJ arrested in joint operation
POCONO TWP (April 26) - Taalib Johnson was wanted on warrants issued in Monroe County, PA, and Morris County NJ
Two charged with attacking couple
STROUD TWP (April 25) - Pair faces felony charges after attack that sent a husband and wife to the hospital with serious injuries
Pike/Wayne Envirothon on Thursday
HAWLEY (April 25) - The annual event at the Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center challenges students from several area schools
Autopsy inconclusive on woman’s body
LONG POND (April 24) - What caused the death of a Philadelphia area woman whose remains were found last Friday, remains unknown
Pike County Court sentences
MILFORD (April 24) - NY woman gets up to three years for selling heroin
Police looking for armed robbery suspect
GREENE TWP (April 23) - Robbery happened late Saturday afternoon at Dutch’s Market in Greene Township
Body found in Monroe County identified
TUNKHANNOCK TWP (April 23) - Philadelphia area woman was last seen alive in January
Man sentenced for DUI crash that killed three
MILFORD (April 21) - David Howey could spend up to 20 years in prison for the 2015 crash in Greentown
Monroe County man pleads guilty to heroin trafficking
SCRANTON (April 19) - Patrick Hynes, of Tobyhanna, admitted to participating in a conspiracy
Third arrest made in Stroud Mall robbery
STROUD TWP (April 18) - Iman Montanez, 18, of Mount Pocono charged on Tuesday in the March 20 assault and robbery
One dead, two hurt in Monroe crash
HAMILTON TWP (April 16) - Head-on crash happened late Friday afternoon on Route 209
NY man sentenced to prison for stealing a truck
MILFORD (April 16) - Several defendants were recently sentenced in Pike County Court
Former Lackawaxen treasurer sentenced to prison for theft
MILFORD (April 14) - Shawn Marie Roe admitted stealing over $200,000, ordered to pay restitution
Matamoras man gets prison for child porn, failure to register
MILFORD (April 14) - Walter Talmage will spend four to 12 years in state prison
Greentown man gets long sentence for fifth drug conviction
HONESDALE (April 13) - John Henneforth, Jr., received up to three and a half years of additional time on top of time remaining for prior convictions
PennDOT outlines action plan for increased safety oversight of highly automated vehicles
PITTSBURGH (April 13) - The multi-step action plan establishes stepped-up safety oversight of Highly Automated Vehicles
Up to 20 years in prison for sex assault of teen
STROUDSBURG (April 12) - Joshua Leap, found guilty by a jury, must also register for life as a sex offender
Three Pike defendants receive state prison terms
MILFORD (April 10) - Several criminal sentences were handed down recently in Pike County Court
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month
MILFORD (April 10) - Safe Haven of Pike County has several events scheduled, including a Child Safety Fair at Lehman Park this Saturday
Pike DA adds special victim advocate
MILFORD (April 9) - The advocate will connect abused children with services under a new program called Expand the Circle
Hawley man receives up to five years for felony assault
HONESDALE (April 9) - Senior Judge Raymond Hamill handed down several sentences in Wayne County Court
Project to Improve I-80 Delaware Water Gap interchange begins next week
ALLENTOWN (April 6) - PennDOT will begin some traffic and lane restrictions next week as work begins on a roundabout
Wayne County Court sentencing
HONESDALE (April 6) - Delivery, possession among guilty pleas in Wayne County Court
Driver charged in deadly Monroe crash
JACKSON TWP (April 5) - Police say the driver of an SUV that hit a tree Tuesday night, killing a passenger, was drunk
One dead, three hurt in Monroe crash
JACKSON TWP (April 4) - A passenger died when an SUV hit a tree on Route 715 Tuesday night
Mall robbery suspects arrested
STROUD TWP (April 4) - Two men in custody for allegedly forcing a victim to withdraw cash from an ATM
Route 611 improvements highlight regional list of transportation projects
ALLENTOWN (April 3) - Among the 115 east-central region projects are reconstruction of one stretch of 611 and resurfacing of another
No April Fools: This snow is real
POCONOS (April 2) - Up to 3", even more in some areas; many school districts on delayed opening this morning