Pike County Newswire

Pike County Newswire

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

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  1. 'Chefs Do Dinner' seeks talent forRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | The Pike County Courier

    ... arly educational and therapeutic services for children with developmental disabilities and delays up to age 5 in Pike County.


  2. Tree Casualties of I-84 ConstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Part of the construction project to rebuild Interstate 84 in Pike County is complete and a new phase is starting, but now some are wondering, where did all the trees go? Hundreds of trees in the median of Interstate 84 in Pike County have been chopped down in recent weeks. People who travel between the Blooming Grove and Milford exits have noticed the changing landscape: stumps left behind and crews working to clear the debris.


  3. Water everywhere, but is it fit to drink?Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Pocono Record

    ... PA Utilities, as well as community water systems, said MaryAnn Conza, an alternate sewage enforcement officer in Pike County. “The township itself does not do monitoring of water quality. I'm sure these systems have water quality testing done ...


  4. Pike County stabbing under investigationRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | The Times-Tribune

    Troopers responded to Econo-Pak, 535 Routes 6 and 209, about 11:20 p.m. and found Reshawn Fields, 27, with large cuts to each side of his face and neck. A suspect, whose name was not released by troopers, was found close by with injuries to the face and hand.


  5. Namedropper, Feb. 2, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Times-Tribune

    ... Eileen Chorba, Beach Lake, "Frozen and Snowy Falls in Honesdale"; March, Laura Salmanowitz, Milford, "Fawn in Pike County"; April, Jeffrey Sidle, Hawley, "Red Fox in Honesdale"; May, Sarah O'Fee, Hawley, "Spring is Abuzz at Ehrhardt's Waterfront ...


  6. Editorial: Cull deer in Saw Creek for sake of both woods and deerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Pocono Record

    ... were culled in Saw Creek; this year the board expects to thin the herd by 150. In recent weeks hunters from the Pike County Federation of Sportsmen have called foul, alleging people in Saw Creek continue to feed deer, drawing them only to see them ...


  7. Brown Water at East Stroudsburg Area North CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Around 2 p.m. Wednesday, officials say the water was coming out brown from faucets and fountains at all three schools on the campus in Pike County. "There was a brown tinge to the water," said East Stroudsburg Area Superintendent Sharon Laverdure.


  8. Barbecue and tricky tray to raise fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Pike County Courier

    ... Tonia Smale - The second annual winter barbecue and tricky tray to raise money for Habitat for Humanity of Pike County will be held on Saturday, Feb. 6, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 103 Delaware Crest Drive, Dingmans Ferry. Tricky tray sheet is ...


  9. Jury: Man entered administration building with switchbladeRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | The Pike County Courier

    On July 29, 2014, Battle entered the building to attend an appointment with a Pike County probation officer and was subjected to a search at the front door by Deputy Sheriff Sal Pinzone, according to District Attorney Raymond Tonkin. Pinzone found that Battle was carrying a knife in his pocket and upon further inspection recognized it a switchblade.


  10. Lenape descendant confident new restitution suit will succeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Pike County Courier

    So what's different this time? Pike County resident Ron Yonaguska Holloway, a direct descendent the Lenape Indians and chief of the Sand Hill Band, said the tort case recently filed in International Court in Washington, D.C.. is the result of years of working with attorneys, when the Band learned "what we can and cannot do."


  11. Authorities ID Pike County woman killed in New Jersey wreckRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Times-Tribune

    A police spokesman tells NJ.com that Wanda Daley died Friday afternoon when her sport utility vehicle left Route 15 in Lafayette Township. Officials say the Lords Valley, Pennsylvania, resident smashed into a guardrail, entered a property and overturned before hitting a tree.


  12. Two arrested in Carbondale armed robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | The Times-Tribune

    Two men are facing charges after police said they robbed a Carbondale convenience store Thursday night with a knife and a baseball bat. City police arrested a pair of Pike County residents - Tyler Willsch, 21, 8 Gilpin Road, Newfoundland, and Daniel Parisio, 22, 118 Cypress Lane, Greentown - Monday morning.


  13. Monroe County whacked by blizzard; more than a foot of snow fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | Pocono Record

    ... empty all day. As of Saturday afternoon, PPL had not reported any outages at residences of their Monroe and Pike County customers. FirstEnergy Corporation had posted less than 15 outages for its nearly 40,000 combined Monroe and Pike customers. The ...


  14. Winter storm warning remains in affect until 1am SundayRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | The Times-Tribune



  15. Senate passes school closing billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... first-degree murder charges in connection with the ambush outside the Blooming Grove state police barracks in Pike County that killed Cpl. Bryon K. Dickson II of Dunmore and wounded Trooper Alex T. Douglass of Olyphant. Frein, who is in Pike County ...


  16. Watch them plowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Pike County Courier

    ... on reduced salt usage and better use of equipment. The National Weather Service is predicting a winter storm for Pike County with high winds and frigid temperatures starting Friday afternoon and continuing through Saturday.


  17. $entry.nameRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Times-Tribune

    Grey Towers Heritage Association has launched a new Lunch and Learn series this winter to introduce the community to the historic accomplishments of Gifford Pinchot, founder of the U.S. Forest Service and Governor of Pennsylvania, and the public programs offered at his ancestral home, Grey Towers National Historic Site in Milford. On Monday, Feb. 1, the GTHA and the Pike County Library will present "Gifford Pinchot and the South Seas," at 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room of Pike County Library.


  18. Meeting set on historic bridge replacementRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | The Times-Tribune

    The state Department of Transportation will present engineering plans, a construction schedule and project information about replacing the historic Pond Eddy Bridge in Pike County at an upcoming public meeting. The presentation is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Shohola Township Building at 159 Twin Lakes Road.


  19. In Your NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... on Saturday, Jan 30 starting at 11:00 a.m. You can "Banish Winter Blues with a Garden in the Snow" workshop. Pike County Public Library sponsors a hands-on workshop to start seeds to yield plants that will go from a winter container to your spring ...


  20. Delaware Valley schools closed after crashRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | The Times-Tribune

    The Delaware Valley School District is closed today after a crash this morning on a major Pike County thoroughfare cut power to a district campus and landlocked 40 of their buses, the superintendent said. A vehicle struck a utility pole at about 2:45 a.m. on state Route 739 near Dingmans Ferry, John J. Bell, Ed.D said.