Thursday Jul 10
Former Canadensis contractor gets 70 months for bank fraud, tax evasion
A Canadensis man was sentenced Thursday to 70 months in state prison after pleading guilty to charges of bank fraud and assisting in the preparation of a false federal tax return, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.
Tobyhanna man who wrote fake scripts gets 1-2 years
Frank Mordente of Tobyhanna was a hard-working, white-collar taxpayer with a loving family, supportive community and, until last year, no criminal record.
Alpine Mountain Offers Big Reward After Copper Thefts
A big reward is being offered in the Poconos after thieves hit a ski resort several times, taking about a mile's worth of copper wires, and that's only the beginning.
Two from Canadensis face charges after police crash party
Roughly 80 underage teens and 20-year-olds have been busted for drinking across three parties in Pike and Monroe counties recently, but adults who sanction parties like these may have just as much to worry about.
Police break up 2 underage drinking parties in Pike County involving more than 60 kids
State police report that they broke up two underage drinking parties in Pike County that involved a total of more than 60 youths.