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  1. Welcome fall with fresh Fish ChowderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2018 | The Times-Tribune

    GIA MAZUR / STAFF PHOTO Tafton resident Gayle Koropchak, with husband Dennis, is this week's Local Flavor: Recipes We Love contest winner for her Fish Chowder recipe, which includes fresh-caught fish. The days will start cooling down, and the sun will keep setting earlier each day.

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  2. Spaghetti dinner, fund aim to raise money for injured construction workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | The Times-Tribune

    ... Robert "Rob" William Forsythe is a hunter, fisher and longtime construction worker for Cassel Building Contractors, Tafton, who loves to capture life's biggest moments through the lens of his camera. The son of Wayne and Linda Coutts, the ...

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  3. PA deputy secretary for health is redefining hospital careRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2018 | The Pike County Courier

    On Aug. 13 in Honesdale, healthcare professionals gathered to outline the Rural Health Model to help improve the statewide health. “We have two goals for rural hospitals,” said Lauren Hughes, MD, MPH, MSc, FAAFP, “to achieve financial stability and keep the local community healthy.” Dr. Hughes, Deputy Secretary for Health Innovation for Pennsylvania, was outlining the Rural Health Model, a new hospital payment structure, to more than 120 people gathered for the annual SHIP breakfast on Aug.3 in Tafton.

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  4. Fugitive Christy might be back in regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | The Times-Tribune

    ... men from the city after a fight Sunday at a store in South Side turned into a robbery. (read more) A 33-year-old Tafton woman faces two felony charges after police say she was drunk when she crashed head-on into another vehicle in Dunmore, causing a ...

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  5. Short film celebrating women withRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | The Pike County Courier

    This can lead to deep self-esteem problems. This film will fight back and can help women to understand that signs of aging are actually signs of living.” - The short film "Signs of Aging" will be produced in Tafton and Newfoundland in early September, supported by a grant from The Greater Pike County Community Foundation's Richard L. Snyder Fund.

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  6. Woman faces felonies after DUI crash in Dunmore that broke woman's legRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Times-Tribune

    A 33-year-old Tafton woman faces two felony charges after police say she was drunk when she crashed head-on into another vehicle in Dunmore, causing a woman to break her leg. Laura Lynn Cruz, 130 Copper Mountain Drive, is charged with aggravated assault by vehicle and aggravated assault by vehicle while DUI, both felonies.

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  7. Convenience store operator accused of failing to pay OT, minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | PennLive.com

    The operator of two convenience stores that sell gasoline has been accused of not paying employees a minimum wage or overtime. The U.S. Labor Department makes the accusation against Mohammad Tahir whose Lewisburg-based business operates stores in Tafton and Greentown under Shalimar Distributors and TAFS Corp., respectively.

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  8. Coroner: Woman found along I-81 died of multiple traumatic injuriesRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2018 | The Times-Tribune

    A 26-year-old woman found Saturday on the side of Interstate 81 died of multiple traumatic injuries, an autopsy revealed Monday. Rachel Teplitsky of Tafton came out of a vehicle on I-81 south near the Davis Street exit around 2:20 a.m. She died shortly after at Geisinger Community Medical Center.

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  9. Autopsy set for body found on I-81Read the original story

    Jun 25, 2018 | The Times-Tribune

    The Lackawanna County coroner will perform an autopsy today on a 26-year-old woman who died after being found on the side of Interstate 81 on Saturday. Rachel Teplitsky of Tafton came out of a vehicle on I-81 south near the Davis Street exit around 2:20 a.m. She died shortly after at Geisinger Community Medical Center.

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  10. No Rest For The Snow Weary in Wayne CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... they're here. I knew they had to get home, so we hurried in, so we're thankful they're open," said Margot Clauss of Tafton. The store near Lake Wallenpaupack planned to close at noon but stayed open another hour to let folks get what they need. ...

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  11. Michele Long named new head of conservation districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | The Pike County Courier

    ... Pike County Commissioners.” Long holds a B.S. in Criminal Justice from Shippensburg University. She lives in Tafton with her husband, Bill, and her two children, Katie and Ben. The district aims to foster a conservation ethic among government ...

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  12. Healthwatch 16: Detecting AFibRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    We continue talking about your heart in Healthwatch 16, both because February is heart month and because so many doctors say that cardiac issues are a big problem in this area. George Hunter, 65, of Tafton, is a former firefighter and mill worker who has been exposed to a lot of smoke and asbestos.

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  13. Out & AboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2018 | The Citizens' Voice

    LOIS A. GRIMM/ For the Citizens' Voice David and Brenda Zeiler of Tafton. The Big Band Society of Northeast Pennsylvania hosted a Valentine's Day dance at the Best Western Plus Genetti Hotel & Conference Center in Wilkes-Barre recently.

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  14. Good luck to the 'Plungers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | The Pike County Courier

    Pike County participants in the 2015 Plunge : Brittany Gross, Shane Gross, Mike Duggan, and Lydia Rowe To the Editor: I recently read the article in the Pike County Courier regarding the upcoming Paupack Plunge taking place this Saturday to benefit the Ledgedale Dive Team and the Tafton Water Rescue Team. I just wanted to tell you that I think this is a great way to raise money for these amazing organizations.

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  15. Interstate 84 is Closed in Wayne, Pike Counties Due to Icy Conditions, CrashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    According to the Tafton fire chief, Interstate 84 is closed from Exit 17 to the New York State line.

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  16. Things To Do, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2018 | Pocono Record

    ... Route 507, Greentown. Take the plunge. Sign up for this fun filled, freezing event and help support the Ledgedale and Tafton dive/rescue teams. For a $25 donation, get bragging rights along with a complimentary t-shirt and a plush towel. ...

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  17. 'Call of the Wild' is theme ofRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2017 | The Pike County Courier

    ... “Call of the Wild” is the theme of this year's dinner-dance, the 77th, to be held at Silver Birches in Tafton on Saturday, Jan. 20. “It's such a great time, a way to continue enjoying the holiday season and at the same time ...

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  18. League of Women Voters contrbutes to food pantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | The Pike County Courier

    Chris Herbener of LWV State Mentor, LWV Pike County Officers Carol Comando, Secretary; Lara Anne Dodsworth, President; Bette Eagan, Treasurer; Bonnie Samuelson, Corresponding Secretary and sitting Liz Forest, Vice President. - The League of Women Voters of Pike County held its "Be Thankful Dinner" for members on Nov. 15 at the Fairview Café in Tafton, and included in the celebration an outreach to those less fortunate.

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  19. Good Morning PA - Wayne Memorial Hospital AuxiliaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is having their Mistletoe Ball on January 20th, 2018 at Silver Birches in Tafton PA. This years theme is "Call of the Wild".

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