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Pike County Court sentencing
MILFORD (February 19) - Two defendants, heading to state prison, were among several sentenced recently in Pike County Court
Peifer re-elected chairman of PHEAA Board
HARRISBURG (February 19) - The state rep enters his sixth term heading the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency Board of Directors
Donors urged to help the Red Cross maintain blood supply
POCONOS (February 16) - Severe winter weather, flu disrupting blood donations; several area collections scheduled
Standoff at Stroud Township home ends with suicide
STROUD TWP (February 15) - Man, facing eviction threatened police before apparently shooting himself early this morning
Pike County Court sentencing
MILFORD (February 15) - Several criminal sentences were issued by Pike County Common Pleas Judge Gregory Chelak
Ice playing havoc with schools, commute
POCONOS (February 14) - Many accidents reported, closing portions of I-84 and I-380 eralier this morning
Man robs bank, steals teller’s car
LAKE TWP (February 13) - The armed robber took cash from the NBT bank on Lake Ariel Highway Monday afternoon, and demanded keys to a teller’s car
Bomb threat closes Pleasant Valley High School
BREOADHEADVILLE (February 13) - The call was received as the school was about to open Monday morning; things are back to normal today

One dead, several hurt in I-80 crash
POCONO TWP (February 12) - The crash Sunday morning on Interstate 80 near Tannersville killed an adult woman and injured at last five others

Upper Delaware Council federal funding reinstated
NARROWSBURG (February 12) - The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) had withheld the reimbursement payments that the UDC applies for monthly to fulfill its responsibilities
Monroe County man guilty of heroin trafficking, gun charges
SCRANTON (February 9) - Laurence Cadogan, of Stroudsburg, admitted to possessing with intent to distribute
Inmate on furlough recaptured after fleeing
SNYDERSVILLE (Februarey 8) - James Bock, who jumped out of a van on the way back to the Monroe County Correctional Facility, was recaptured the next day
Pike County Court sentences
MILFORD (February 6) - Three Pike defendants get state prison terms
Downtown Stroudsburg fire remains under investigation
STROUDSBURG (Februarey 5) - The fire late Saturday night displaced eight tenants living in apartments and damaged a jewelry store
Upper Delaware Council threatens shutdown over lack of funding
NARROWSBURG (Februarey 5) - The 30-year-old council is a partnership between the federal government and several municipalities in Pennsylvania and New York, from Westfall to Buckingham
More charges filed in sexploitation case
STROUDSBURG (February 3) - Monroe detectives file additional charges, including rape and human trafficking, against John Golom after capture in New York
Two more defendants charged in drug and sex trafficking conspiracies
SCRANTON (February 2) - Three suspects now accused of widespread distribution of cocaine and other drugs in a network stretching from Pennsylvania to Maine
Child porn arrest in Monroe County
ELDRED TOWNSHIP (February 2) - Eldred Township man charged with possessing and disseminating child pornography
Child porn arrest in Pike County
DINGMAN TWP (January 31) - Police say a family member discovered child pornography on Seth McCooey’s phone
Monroe man charged with terroristic threats
POLK TWP (January 30) - Man threatened to “assassinate” the first person to bid on his property at an upcoming tax sale
Pike County Court sentencings
MILFORD (January 29) - Several defendants were recently sentenced in Pike County Court with two heading to state prison
Witness leads police to parking lot hit-run suspect
TEXAS TWP (January 29) - Driver drove off after bumping another car while pulling into a spot in a Walmart parking lot
Defendant in school wiretapping investigation waives hearing
CHESTNUTHILL TOWNSHIP (January 27) -  Felony charges against the district’s director of support staff, Joshua Krebs, will go directly to the Court of Common Pleas
Wallenpuapack Ice Tee Golf cancelled
GREENTOWN (January 25) - Unfavorable ice conditions blamed for calling off this weekend’s event; other activities postponed
Recreation area accessible to public during government shutdown
BUSHKILL (January 22) - Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area remains accessible, but with limited emergency and rescue services
Winery owners charged with wiretap violations
HAMILTON TWP (January 18) - Owners of the Mountain View Vineyards in Hamilton and Jackson Townships charged with illegally using wireless surveillance cameras that captured audio and video of customers
Two dead, one arrested, in Monroe County
POCONO TWP (January 16) - Stroudsburg man arrested after police find a man and a woman dead in a Marcelle Terrace house
Murder-suicide in Monroe
COOLBAUGH TWP (January 15) - Police say a 63-year-old man shot his 16-year-old niece, then himself; he left a note