Pike County Newswire

Pike County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pike County, PA.

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  1. Wolf nominates new state police headRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | The Citizens' Voice

    ... killer of Cpl. Bryon K. Dickson II of Dunmore, in an ambush outside the Blooming Grove state police barracks in Pike County. Brown, a former Maryland state police superintendent, was touted as someone who could bring more women and minorities into ...

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  2. Veteran Realtor turns agency over to younger handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Pocono Record

    The business, headquartered in East Stroudsburg, includes 16 Realtors and four full-time employees including Wilkins, the firm's broker/owner. Re/Max Crossroads was launched 10 years ago by Lori Ann Giovinco.

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  3. Historical Society trip to raise funds for museum maintenanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Pike County Courier

    The direCTOR of The Pike County Historical Society and Museum has planned a special trip to Erie Canal Country complete with a canal boat ride, historical presentations, mules, locks food and fun. Proceeds will go toward the upkeep and maintenance of the society's 1904 building.

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  4. Shohola ATM burglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Pike County Courier

    ... to provide many details because state police are conducting an investigation. However, Tomlinson did tell The Pike County Courier that it's uncertain whether the ATM machine will be replaced in Shohola. He said that the stolen ATM was manufactured ...

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  5. Hawks Nest neighbors complain of motorcycle noise pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Pike County Courier

    Mill Rift residents are tired of hearing the deafening noise across the Delaware River from the motorcycle racing taking place on the scenic Hawk's Nest mountainside on Route 97 on the New York side of the river, explained Jerry Dotey, Westfall Township Board of Supervisors vice chairman, in a phone call with The Pike County Courier. Dotey recently moved to Mill Rift and is experiencing firsthand what many residents have been complaining about for years.

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  6. Police release video footage in ATMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Pike County Courier

    ... to provide many details because state police are conducting an investigation. However, Tomlinson did tell The Pike County Courier that it's uncertain whether the ATM machine will be replaced in Shohola. He said that the stolen ATM was manufactured ...

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  7. Second snake bite injures Newfoundland manRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Pocono Record

    A man was airlifted to a Lehigh Valley Hospital Saturday after being bitten by a poisonous snake on the Skytop Lodge property. It was the second time in five years that the victim has been seriously injured by a snake bite in Pike County.  Dan Marchione was on Skytop Lodge's property in Pike County when he received multiple snake bites, said Douglas Hustad, general manager of Skytop.

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  8. No soiree, but the bears are still comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Pike County Courier

    ... David Gropman (production designer) and Karen Schulz Gropman (art director). Saturday begins with a series of Pike County documentaries written and directed by Dennis Lee at 1 p.m., and feature-length films “Rock Story,” with actors, ...

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  9. Dingman asks new commander for help with speedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Pike County Courier

    ... 21 to introduce himself and to say he was always available to help. Jennings said he'd before never worked in Pike County so didn't know the roads very well. He asked about problem areas, and the supervisors gave him guidance. “We attend all ...

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  10. Black Bear Film Fest announces new board, location, and lookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Pike County Courier

    ... E. Catharine St. in Milford, will host the screenings of this year's feature films. The Film Salon, held in the Pike County Public Library's Community Room, is a free, educational event featuring film selections, guest speakers, and QandA sessions ...

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  11. Officials: Man hurt cliff jumping at Childs Park in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Pocono Record

    An adult male was critically injured Tuesday while what first responders believe to be a cliff diving accident in Childs Park in Dingmans Ferry, the second such accident in three days. The victim was found in the lower portion of the falls in stable but critical condition and non-ambulatory, according to Kyle Wright, spokesman for the Delaware Township Volunteer Ambulance Corps.

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  12. Pike Co. man seriously hurt after jumping off cliff at Adams Creek waterfalls in nat'l parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Pocono Record

    A Pike County man was seriously injured Sunday afternoon after jumping off the cliff at the waterfalls at Adams Creek in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. The 27-year-old from Milford was attempting a jump off a 45-foot cliff to the pool at the base of the waterfalls, park spokeswoman Kathleen Sandt said.

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  13. Pike County man arrested for wanting sex with girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WFMZ

    A Pike County man is behind bars on charges that tried to have sex with a 14-year-old girl in Monroe County. Corey Kimble, 30, traveled from his Milford home to a church parking lot in Stroud Township to meet what he thought was a 14-year-old girl.

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  14. Man rescued after jump from Pike County cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    Police say a man was seriously hurt after jumping off a dangerous cliff in Bushkill, Pike County. A 27-year-old man from Milford was injured after jumping off of a 45-foot cliff into Adams Creek Sunday afternoon at the Delaware Water Gap Recreational Area.

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  15. Man Injured After Jumping off Cliff into CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Days after Newswatch 16 told you about the dangers at what's become a popular hangout in Pike County, a man suffered serious injuries in a fall.

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  16. Pike Co. man seriously hurt after jumping off cliff in national park Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Pocono Record

    A Pike County man was seriously injured Sunday afternoon after jumping off the cliff at the waterfalls at Adams Creek in the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area. A 27-year-old man from Milford was attempting a jump off a 45-foot cliff to the pool at the base of the waterfalls, park spokeswoman Kathleen Sandt said.

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  17. Pennsylvania man dies trying to swim across Delaware RiverRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 19 | Times News

    Officials say 41-year-old Jason Moser of Myerstown was in the Pike County area of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area when he went under at about 2:30 p.m. Saturday. Park superintendent John Donahue said Moser's body was recovered about two hours later in 10 feet of water in an area known as Shad Rocks between Bushkill Access and Smithfield Beach.

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  18. Myerstown man drowns trying to swin across Delaware RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Lebanon Daily News

    Officials say 41-year-old Jason Moser of Myerstown was in the Pike County area of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area when he went under about 2:30 p.m. Saturday. Park superintendent John Donahue said Moser's body was recovered about two hours later in 10 feet of water in an area known as Shad Rocks between Bushkill Access and Smithfield Beach.

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  19. Pa. man dies swimming across DelawareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | Philly.com

    Officials say 41-year-old Jason Moser of Myerstown was in the Pike County area of the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area when he went under at about 2:30 p.m. Saturday. Park superintendent John Donahue said Moser's body was recovered about two hours later in 10 feet of water in an area known as Shad Rocks between Bushkill Access and Smithfield Beach.

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  20. Zane Grey celebrated at annual festival in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Times-Tribune

    JIM LOCKWOOD / STAFF PHOTO NPS intern Kylie Cush of Reading portrays Zane Grey's wife, Dolly, at the Zane Grey Festival in Pike County on Saturday. Gary Werner, 7, and his sister, Olivia, 5, of Lackawaxen, practiced casting Saturday at the 11th annual Zane Grey Festival in Pike County.

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