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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
Monroe man guilty of raping teen
STROUDSBURG (January 13) - Joshua Leap, of Effort, convicted of assaulting the 14-year-old at a party in 2015
NYC man arrested for promoting prostitution in Monroe County
STROUDSBURG (January 13) - Joseph Payne, of Brooklyn, arrested at a Stroudsburg hotel in a sting conducted by local police and the FBI
New Route 209 commercial vehicle exemption signed into law
BUSHKILL (January 12) - Until the new law expires in 2021, operators of local commercial vehicles with 4 or fewer axles may obtain a permit to use 209 in the DWGNRA

Prison for Pike man who stole an excavator
MILFORD (January 11) - Bushkill man, heading to prison for up to three years, one of several recently sentenced in Pike County Court

DRBC expands public input on revised draft fracturing regulations
WEST TRENTON NJ (January 10) - Extends written comment period and adds two new hearings
East Stroudsburg man arrested on drugs, weapons charges
STROUDSBURG (January 10) - Keith Tompkins found in a local hotel with a gun, several drugs and a lot of cash
Frat brothers sentenced in hazing death
STROUDSBURG (January 9) - Three members of the Baruch College Pi Delta Psi chapter are heading to prison and another was sentenced to time served
Catskill casino holding job fair in Pike
TOWN OF THOMPSON NY (January 9) - Resorts World Catskills invites prospective employees to a job fair at the Hampton Inn, in Westfall Township on Wednesday
Monroe Police seek public help in finding suspects
STROUDSBURG (January 3) - NYC man, woman, allegedly make frequent trips to the Poconos for prostitution
Two charged in 2016 murder
JACKSON TWP (December 29) - Randy Criste-Troutman and Michael Owens accused of killing Demetrio Hughes over a drug deal gone bad
Husband, wife plead guilty in murder solicitation scheme
STROUDSBURG (December 27) - Robin Transue admitted plotting to kill her Husband, Keith, who also faces criminal charges in case involving underage sex
Homeless man struck, killed on Route 611
BARTONSVILLE (December 27) - Victim was hit by a tow truck; police say driver may have been blinded by early morning sun
Crash kills one in Monroe
MIDDLE SMITHFIELD TWP (December 22) - Head-on crash on Route 209 Thursday afternoon also injured two others
Monroe man charged with sex and drug trafficking
SCRANTON (December 22) - Fredrick Brown, indicted by a federal grand jury, could face up to life in prison
Pike man caught in New York with stolen car
DEERPARK NY (December 21) - Samuel Mittelmark , of Shohola, charged with  stealing an SUV and several other crimes
Woman accused of sending young daughter to buy drugs
HONESDALE (December 18) - State Police allege Autumn Delong, 31, of Honesdale, sent her 12-year-old daughter to buy heroin from a 17-year-old male
Pike man sentenced to prison for falsifying gun purchase application
MILFORD (December 18) - Milford man, who will spend up to three years in state prison, was one of several recently sentenced in Pike County Court
Three charged in ambush murder of pizza delivery man
EAST STROUDSBURG (December 14) - Charges upgraded to murder, along with other crimes, in the death of Richard Labar on Monday
Three arrested in shooting near ESU
EAST STROUDSBURG (December 12) - The three, including a 17-year-old, are accused of robbing and shooting a pizza delivery man early Monday morning
Marcellus mini grants available to Pike County municipalities
MILFORD (December 11) - Up to $25,000 is available for park and recreation development projects
Pike County Court sentencing
MILFORD (December 11) - Several criminal sentences were issued by Pike County Court of Common Pleas Judge Gregory Chelak
No tax increase in proposed Pike County budget
MILFORD (December 8) - The $40 million spending plan for 2018 keeps the millage at the current level
Acting superintendent named for Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
BUSHKILL (December 8) - Longtime NPS veteran will will be in the park until early spring unless a new permanent superintendent is named before then
Guilty plea in child porn case
STROUDSBURG (December 7) - Erik Decker pled guilty to felony charges just prior to the scheduled start of his trial in Monroe County Court
Serial bank robbery suspect facing possible life in prison
SCRANTON (December 5) - William Fischer, 45, is accused of stealing over $200,000 from 14 banks, mostly in northeast Pennsylvania
Grand jury recommends charges against two Pleasant Valley school officials, for wiretapping, other crimes
STROUDSBURG (December 5) - Two supervisors face felony charges for allegedly placing a recording device in a faculty break room at Pleasant Valley Elementary School
Remains found in Wayne Conty identified
SALEM TWP (December 3) - Jerry Bruno, 53, no address given, apparently had been dead for quite some time when the remains were found by hunters on Thursday
Two convicted of child abuse in Pike County Court
MILFORD (December 2) - Terry and Robert Muller found guilty of all counts for subjecting a 13-year-old girl to deplorable conditions
Revised fracking regulations released for upper Delaware basin
WEST TRENTON (December 1) - Delaware River Basin Commission publishes revised draft regulations addressing hydraulic fracturing within the Delaware River basin; hearings scheduled
Hunters find human remains
SALEM TWP (December 1) - Two hunters discovered the remains of an adult man in Salem Township late Thursday afternoon