Pike County Newswire (Page 4)

Pike County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Pike County, PA. (Page 4)

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  1. Dangerous roads wait for a fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    ... said. He believes the road will have to move closer to the houses. Ken Thiele, PennDOT's maintenance manager for Pike County, has much experience with road triage. He's watched Pike's population grow over the years while his maintenance staff ...

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  2. Judge seals video of fatal ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Philly.com

    Eric Frein is escorted into the Pike County Courthouse on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 in Milford. A Pike County judge ruled in favor of prosecutors who wanted the video sealed.

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  3. Judge seals video of fatal Pennsylvania State Police ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... police. Media organizations including the Associated Press asked for a redacted version of the video, but Pike County Judge Gregory Chelak Tuesday agreed to District Attorney Ray Tonkin's request to keep it from public view. Tonkin publicized the ...

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  4. Court bars release of videos in trooper shootings allegedly carried out by Eric FreinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Morning Call

    Pike County authorities said Thursday a court order would bar the release of surveillance videos from the September shootings at the Blooming Grove state police barracks. Eric Frein has been charged in the killing.

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  5. Kahr Arms set to open next monthRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    ... a lot support in Pennsylvania about opening here," said Harris. "The lieutenant governor, state comptroller, and Pike County and Blooming Grove officials came to the groundbreaking. We had support on every level, in that they believe in what we ...

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  6. Milford Music Festival sets June datesRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    ... and emerging local talent, elevate Milford's status as a cultural destination and enhance the quality of life in Pike County through the exposure to the arts. The festival also supports other non-profit organizations in the community. The Milford ...

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  7. Matamoras man sentenced to 18 months for heroin possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Jeffrey A. Munger, 50, of Matamoras was sentenced to 18 months of probation and fined $200 in Pike County Court for possession of a controlled substance, according to the Pike County District Attorney's Office. The Eastern Pike Regional Police were dispatched to a residence in Westfall Township on Nov. 8, 2014 for an individual who had overdosed.

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  8. Townships approve tax abatements for businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... areas. Its public hearing drew no comments. There already are existing LERTAs in all of Shohola Township in Pike County as well as the Mount Pocono industrial park and an industriial area of East Stroudsburg. Pike County is seeking to involve all of ...

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  9. Pipeline task force seeks membersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    ... for the industry and for host communities because no single state or federal agency has sole authority. In Pike County, many local residents tried unsuccessfully to stop the Tennessee Gas Pipeline Northeast Upgrade, pushed through by the Federal ...

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  10. Lettuce-grower promises 200 new jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    ... to welcome into our community. This is especially true given their cutting-edge innovation and technology." Pike County Commissioners - All Fresh Farms, LLC, an indoor hydroponic production and packaging operation that specializes in growing lettuce ...

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  11. 'Dash for Dignity' on June 6Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    - The seventh annual "Dash for Dignity" 5K/10K, a fundraiser for Safe Haven of Pike County, is racing back to Milford on Saturday, June 6, at Ann Street Park. Safe Haven's mission is to "eradicate domestic violence, sexual assault, and other serious ...

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  12. Year-round produce grower to create 200 jobs in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... 200 jobs will have minimum hourly wages in the $12-$15 range, said Mike Sullivan, the executive director of the Pike County Economic Development Authority. Sullivan said, if all goes well, operations could be up and running by Sept. 1. “The ...

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  13. Townships approve tax abatements for businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... areas. Its public hearing drew no comments. There already are existing LERTAs in all of Shohola Township in Pike County as well as the Mount Pocono industrial park and an industriial area of East Stroudsburg. Pike County is seeking to involve all of ...

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  14. Two East Stroudsburg school board write-in candidates will appear on Nov. ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... on the primary ballot. The write-in totals include both votes cast in the 12 Monroe County precincts and two Pike County precincts that comprise the East Stroudsburg Area School District. There also is a two-year school board vacancy, but Ronn ...

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  15. Keep your weekend affordable with these suggestions of things to do for $20 or lessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Weekender

    ... does your garden grow? : $5. A gardening workship will be held on May 30 from 10:30 a.m. to noon on May 30 at Pike County Public Library, 119 East Harford Street, Milford. Call 570-296-3400 or e-mail [email protected] for more info. Blues, Brews & BBQ ...

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  16. Year-round produce grower to create 200 jobs in Pike CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... 200 jobs will have minimum hourly wages in the $12-$15 range, said Mike Sullivan, the executive director of the Pike County Economic Development Authority. Sullivan said, if all goes well, operations could be up and running by Sept. 1. “The ...

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  17. Bethlehem closes its buffet to gypsy moth caterpillarsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... complete defoliation in 2015," according to the report by authority consultants Woodland Management Services of Pike County. Robin Wildermuth, owner and president of Woodland, said it often takes more than one year of defoliation to kill a tree. But ...

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  18. Pike DA Tonkin wins Dem nomination via write-insRead the original story

    May 23, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    ... I have a zero tolerance for child abuse. I think we need to come down strong on all the tough crimes we have in Pike County," she said. Mr. Frein, 32, of Canadensis, is charged in the Sept. 12 ambush outside the Blooming Grove state police barracks ...

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  19. Gaughan captures DA raceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    ... a 65-vote advantage in Blooming Grove and a 71-vote advantage in Dingman Townshup to overtake Tonkin. The Pike County Board of Elections said those figures include write-ins and absentees though Gaughan said there may still be some outstanding ...

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  20. Tonkin endorsed by Pike County's teachersRead the original story

    May 15, 2015 | The Pike County Courier

    Pike County District Attorney submitted the following press release, with the message, "Pike County's teachers recognize that I have spent my professional career working to keep all our citizens safe, especially our children": Pike County District Attorney Ray Tonkin today announced that he has been endorsed for re-election by Pike County's teachers – the Pennsylvania State Education Association. In a letter to Tonkin, Kristen Cole, PSEA-PACE Director for the Northeast Region, stated, "It is my pleasure to inform you that PSEA-PACE is recommending your candidacy for district attorney in the May 19, 2015 Primary."

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