Pike County Newswire

Pike County Newswire

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  1. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016:07:26 14:34:00Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    ... ... This area is poverty-stricken. It's going to be a ghost town if something doesn't happen soon." Others, like Pike County resident and Vietnam combat veteran Rich Diaz, touted Trump's emphasis on national security and his call for strengthening ...

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  2. This week on Pennsylvania Outdoor Life: Extreme Physiology at Pecks PondRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Coming up this week, we'll head to Pecks Pond in Pike County with students from the University of Scranton for a course in extreme physiology. Plus we'll paddle the pond with district forester Tim Dugan to learn more about why the pond needs to be drained.

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  3. Milford doctor faces major federal drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Pocono Record

    A Pike County physician, Fuhai Li, has been indicted on charges of unlawfully distributing controlled substances without a legitimate medical purpose, money laundering and tax evasion, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania has announced. Li, 51, is a neurologist at Neurology and Pain Management Center at 104 Bennett Avenue in Milford.

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  4. Praying for PikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Pike Press

    Two men from Peoria, Lee Clawson, left and Patrick Sheets, left center, were in Pike County last Thursday. Sheets, a minister in the Peoria area and Clawson started in April with a goal of visiting all 102 counties in Illinois, visiting with an elected official and praying for that county.

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  5. Regional Briefs, July 21, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Times-Tribune

    ... two of the eight passengers inside. Because Mr. Lee died, there is no criminal investigation. SCRANTON - A Pike County doctor faces federal charges after prosecutors say he illegally wrote prescriptions for excessive amounts of narcotic painkillers ...

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  6. Conversation Leadership Academy camp encourages STEM careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Pike County Courier

    ... Association, Inc.; National Wild Turkey Federation; Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed Management District; Pike County Conservation District; Pike County Federation of Sportsmen's Club; Wayne Conservation District; Northern Tier Hardwood Association; ...

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  7. Delaware Highlands Conservancy receives federal grantRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Pike County Courier

    Pike County landowners stand to receive $3 million in federal aid to help conserve the natural forests in the Upper Delaware Valley region. The Delaware Highlands Conservancy announced earlier in the year that their annual application to the federal Forest Legacy Program on behalf of three local hunting and fishing clubs was selected among entries from all over the country to receive the conservation grant.

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  8. Milford doctor faces major federal drug charges Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Pocono Record

    A Pike County physician, Fuhai Li,has been indicted on charges of unlawfully distributing controlled substances without a legitimate medical purpose,money laundering, and tax evasion, the United States Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania has announced. Li, 51, is a neurologist with offices listed at 104 Bennett Avenue in Milford.He also once practiced in East Stroudsburg.

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  9. Doctor indicted on charges he illegally prescribed narcoticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | PennLive.com

    A Pike County doctor was indicted today on charges he illegally prescribed oxycodone and other narcotics, with one of his patients dying as a result. Fuhai Li, 51, was taken into custody today on charges of unlawfully distributing controlled substances without a legitimate medical purpose, money laundering, and tax evasion, said U.S. Attorney Peter Smith.

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  10. Namedropper, July 20, 2016 -- Abington Country Bazaar, Canoe Club tournament, Wright Center honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Times-Tribune

    ... in her life. For (read more) Eric Matthew Frein will go to trial in eight months. In an order dated Thursday, Pike County Judge Gregory Chelak placed the 33-year-old accused cop killer on the March trial term of court but did not set a specific date ...

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  11. Getting there: 50s now, 80s laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Times-Tribune

    ... in her life. For (read more) Eric Matthew Frein will go to trial in eight months. In an order dated Thursday, Pike County Judge Gregory Chelak placed the 33-year-old accused cop killer on the March trial term of court but did not set a specific date ...

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  12. Eric Frein trial scheduled for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WPMT-TV York

    ... even-week manhunt. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images) WNEP reports a judge has ruled that a jury from outside Pike County will be brought in to hear the homicide case against Eric Frein.

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  13. Conversation Leadership Academy camp encourages STEM careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Pike County Courier

    ... Association, Inc.; National Wild Turkey Federation; Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed Management District; Pike County Conservation District; Pike County Federation of Sportsmen's Club; Wayne Conservation District; Northern Tier Hardwood Association; ...

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  14. Judge sets March trial in police barracks ambush shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | WFMZ

    A judge has set a March trial for a man charged with fatally ambushing a state police trooper near a rural barracks in eastern Pennsylvania. The order by Pike County Judge Gregory Chelak also says an out-of-county jury will be picked to hear the case of 33-year-old Eric Frein.

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  15. Frein trial set for next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... RICH SCHULTZ / ASSOCIATED PRESS Accused cop killer Eric Frein is escorted by state troopers into the Pike County Courthouse for his arraignment in Milford in 2014. In an order dated Thursday, Pike County Judge Gregory Chelak placed the 33-year-old ...

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  16. Frein trial set for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Times-Tribune

    ... the St. Mary's Catholic Gospel Choir from Birmingham, Alabam (read more) In an order dated Thursday, Pike County Judge Gregory Chelak placed the 33-year-old accused cop killer on the March 2017 trial term of court, but did not set a specific date ...

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  17. Elder Justice Day draws record crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Pike County Courier

    Members of the Pike County Elder Abuse Task Force and some Elder Justice Day attendees in front of St. Vincent Parish Hall. Back row : Pike County Sheriff Phil Bueki, Pike County Commissioner Matt Osterberg, Andrew Seder from Senator Lisa Baker's Office, Pike County Area Agency on Aging Advisory Board Chairman Joe Shevlin, Pike County Commissioner Steve Guccini, Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities Deputy Secretary Brian LaForme and Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin.

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  18. Reward increases as 16 Mile Fire probe continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Pike County Courier

    ... investigation of arson earlier this spring that scorched more than 8,000 acres of woodlands on the Monroe-Pike county line. A $15,000 reward is being offered by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) for information ...

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    Sunday Jul 17 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... is expected to start in the next couple of weeks on a project sponsored by the Penn State Master Gardeners of Pike County to construct a garden in an open area in front of the Blooming Grove barracks along Route 402 as a permanent, living memorial ...

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  20. Several bears with mange reported in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Times News

    ... are exhibiting mild to moderate signs of mange are treated with an injectable pharmaceutical with some success. Pike County wildlife conservation officer Mark Kropa said he treated a trapped bear a few years ago that had early-stage symptoms. "The ...

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