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Pocono Township man found with marijuana, guns, cash in home
A three-year investigation led to authorities charging a Pocono Township man this week with selling marijuana out of his home.
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State to Monroe County sewer utility: Proposed rate increase too high
The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission said it is allowing a Monroe County sewer utility to move ahead with a rate increase, but for a lesser amount than originally proposed by the company.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Poconos' car enthusiast starts over after fire guts his garage
When not at his union laborer job, mason Jim Counterman of Price Township has always enjoyed building model racing cars of different eras or helping his 14-year-old son build go-karts for racing.
County receives $37k grant for forensic computer -
The county will be better equipped to use digital evidence in court cases, thanks to a grant from U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright.
Kuck resigns effective immediately from Pocono Medical Center
The Board of Directors of the Pocono Health System/Pocono Medical Center today announced that PHS/PMC President and CEO Kathleen Kuck has advised the board of her decision to resign, effective immediately.
Could Oregon's pee-contamination scare happen to Pocono water supply? -
The northwestern city dumped 38 million gallons from one if its reservoirs last week after a teen urinated in one of its fenced-in water supply reservoirs.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Police investigation leads to Polk Township meth lab -
Charges have been filed against a Polk Township man who allegedly ran a meth lab, and sold the drug to police on eight occasions between October and January.
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York County Sheriff's Office arrests 20
Sheriff's deputies arrested 20 people on 34 warrants during the week of April 13-17, according to news release from the York County Sheriff's Office.
Directions to S-burg's homeless day center -
The Monroe County Homeless Initiative Day Center's current Stroudsburg location is in the building by the levee on First Street, between Garfield and Washington streets.
Tunkhannock Township home engulfed in flames Saturday
Firefighters from two counties battled a dwelling fire late Saturday night in Tunkhannock Township.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Siamsa hosts benefit for AWSOM, Big Brothers Big Sisters -
Siamsa Irish Pub has announced that they will hold a fundraiser for AWSOM and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Monroe County this week.
Garage fire in Price Township now under control -
Structure fire was reported around 4:45 p.m. today on Forest Lane in Price Township.
Regional: Lehigh Valley
It's time to take a look back at the stories making headlines this week in the 69 News Week In Review.
Orders of religious women serving in the Diocese of Scranton
Mission: "Whether we feed, clothe, educate, pray for or with, feel the pain of, or are present to someone, we reach out.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
County takeover of Stroudsburg building bogs down -
The fight over the future of 701 Main St. has already wound through the courts for a year, and there's no end in sight - unless the two sides can agree on a negotiated price for the building.
A home for history
The Western Pocono Community Library has turned another page in its book. This one reads, "Heritage Center of the Western Pocono Community Library."
Stroudsburg school board opts to open before Labor Day -
The Stroudsburg Area School District will be the only Monroe County district to begin school before Labor Day in 2014.
Police identify driver in fatal Paradise Township crash -
Michael Hayes, 55, of Cresco, was the driver killed when his vehicle crashed and burst into flames Thursday morning in Paradise Township, Monroe County Coroner Bob Allen said.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Monroe County's biggest sports venue is hosting a different kind of race this weekend.
Tough Mudder will be at Pocono Raceway for the first time today. It will continue Sunday, and more than 16,000 people are expected to attend.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Fiery crash kills driver in Monroe County
A man died when the car he was driving hit a utility pole and caught fire in Monroe County early Thursday.