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3 hrs ago | WNEP-TV Moosic
State police are still on the hunt for whoever opened fire on two of their troopers Friday night during shift change. More than 24 hours after the ambush it was quiet and somber at the Blooming Grove barracks, police were no closer to knowing who fired the gun that killed Corporal Bryon Dickson and left Trooper Alex Douglass badly hurt.
6 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune
Gov. Tom Corbett on Saturday ordered all Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at commonwealth facilities in Pike County to fly at half-staff to honor slain state police Cpl. Bryon K. Dickson II.
10 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune
MICHAEL J. MULLEN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Martha Dubensky, director of GAIT Therapeutic Riding Center in Milford, poses with R.J., a Haflinger horse that resides at the center. She combines her love of nature and particularly horses to help others.
14 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune
Nothing normally stirs this early in his quiet corner of Route 6 in Pike County, about six miles from Interstate 84 and about 10 miles from the state police barracks where an unknown gunman opened fire on two state troopers four hours earlier. The gunman who killed Cpl.
Art After Dark was quieter than usual Saturday in downtown Milford , and foot traffic was light at the galleries along Broad Street. "No Compressor Expansion," read one, a red-lettered protest against a proposed natural gas project in the area.
PennLive is providing a timeline of the events surrounding the fatal shooting of state police Cpl. Byron Dickson and shooting of a second trooper on Frday at the Blooming Grove Township state police barracks in Pike County.
A Dunmore police trooper was killed after a gunman opened fire last night at the Blooming Grove police barracks in Pike County. Another state trooper was injured.
One Pennsylvania state trooper was killed and another injured in what police said was an ambush outside their Pike County barracks Friday night, according to multiple media reports. State Police Commissioner Frank Noonan said the troopers were shot outside the front door of the barracks in Blooming Grove Township at about 10:50 p.m. as one was leaving work and the other was arriving.
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But I'm just not convinced those are the only two options.” Steve Guccini, Democratic challenger “We definitely need some courtroom expansion or upgrade,” said Guccini, who, along with David Ruby, recently declared their candidacy for Pike County commissioner. “The facilities we have are not adequate, and security is a big issue.” In this, both candidates agree with the incumbents and the county sheriff.
A walking tour of downtown Milford, that illustrates the many contributions to the community made by the prominent Pinchot family since the 1800s is planned for 11 a.m. Saturday. Back by popular demand, the tour is sponsored by the U.S. Forest Service with support from the Grey Towers Heritage Association and is free of charge.
Investigators from the Pike County Detective Bureau, the Pennsylvania State Police, and the Pike County Drug Task Force executed a search warrant on a residence in Delaware Township as part of an investigation into sales of heroin and oxycodone, Tonkin said. Police recovered numerous prescription pills and heroin from Walker's residence and vehicle as part of the investigation.
Black mold is invading the Matamoras home of Michael and Rachel Aschoff, making their two daughters, ages 11 and 14, sick. The family is seeking free emergency housing to escape the mold before winter, when it is at its worst.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 03:56 pm
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