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  1. Photo: Michael J. Mullen/AP, License: N/ARead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... suspected assailant took considerably longer. The shooting outside the Blooming Grove state police station in Pike County and the 48-day search for accused gunman Eric Matthew Frein were selected as Northeast Pennsylvania's top news story of 2014 by ...

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  2. Deer with arrow in head wanders through BlakesleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Pocono Record

    ... ny case would determine whether there is a violation.” If you encounter a wounded animal in the Monroe or Pike County area, contact the Game Commission's regional office at (570) 675-1143 or (570) 675-1144.

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  3. Quarter acre of paradise in Delaware...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Times News

    Often empty, rustic, little cabins nestled between the tall trees of the Delaware State Forest are most active now, during hunting season. The Delaware State Forest in Monroe and Pike counties has 737 cabins, the most of any in a state forest in Pennsylvania.

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  4. Top Cop In Milford Hanging Up His BadgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The top cop in a community in Pike County is hanging up his badge after 40 years of being on duty. "Like coming past Turkey Hill of an armed robbery going down there where a suspect pulled a gun on me, things like that.

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  5. Nonprofits' property tax breaks under scrutinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Morning Call

    ... and not based on who has a better lobbyist," DePasquale said. The revived debate was spurred by a 2012 Pike County case in which the state Supreme Court determined a camp affiliated with an orthodox Jewish congregation did not qualify for a tax ...

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  6. Pike County Arts and Crafts moves show to ARTeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Pocono Record

    After 63 years of annual shows, Pike County Arts and Crafts lost its location at Milford Borough Hall this year and missed having its yearly July show. The borough council had decided the newly renovated space was no longer “appropriate” for art classes and demonstrations, as council president James Price explained.

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  7. Tucker announces run for Pike County commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Pocono Record

    Jay Tucker of Dingman Township has announced his intention to run for Pike County Commissioner in the Democratic primary in May. Tucker faces Democrats Steven Guccini and David Ruby, who announced in May that they will run for Pike County commissioner seats as a team on the Democratic ticket. “We need greater accountability in county government, an increased focus on effectively delivering human services and a serious economic development effort to create jobs in Pike County.

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  8. Sex offender sentenced for failing to registerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Pike County Courier

    - A Pike County man, Jeremy Daniel Rose, 38, was sentenced by Pike County Court of Common Pleas Judge Gregory Chelak for failing to register his address under Pennsylvania's Sexual Offender Registration and Notification Act. Rose, with a last known ...

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  9. Caridi and Osterberg running for re-electionRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Pike County Courier

    Rich Caridi and Matt Osterberg list the following as their achievements in bringing economic development to Pike County, saying these companies will provide approximately 600 jobs for county residents: The sale of the Pike County Business Park to Kahr Arms Manufacturing The addition of Econo-Pack The expansion of LP Cylinders The establishment of Middletown Community Health The addition of Peebles Department Store The future establishment of supermarkets Caridi, who is serving his third term as a Pike County Commissioner, and Osterberg, who is serving his first term, say they are justifiably proud of their accomplishments to date and are hoping for the opportunity to continue their efforts to provide stability and sound government for Pike County.

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  10. DEP Announces $800K Settlement against Tennessee Gas Pipeline Company for ViolationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | GantDaily.com

    ... efforts. During 73 inspections of the "300 Line Project," inspectors with the Potter, Susquehanna, Wayne and Pike County Conservation Districts discovered violations including the discharge of sediment pollution into the waters of the commonwealth, ...

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  11. Pipeline company owes $800,000 for environmental construction violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Pocono Record

    ... 73 inspections of the “300 Line Project,” inspectors with the Potter, Susquehanna, Wayne and Pike County Conservation Districts discovered violations including the discharge of sediment pollution into the waters of the commonwealth, ...

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  12. Pike County sex offender failed to register, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Pocono Record

    A Pike County man, Jeremy Daniel Rose, 38, was sentenced by Pike County Court of Common Pleas Judge Gregory Chelak for failing to register his address under Pennsylvania's Sexual Offender Registration and Notification Act. Rose, with a last known address of Bushkill, was sentenced to 5 to 10 years in a State Correctional Facility.

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  13. Tucker announces he'll run for commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Pocono Record

    Jay Tucker of Dingman Township has announced his intention to run for Pike County Commissioner in the Democratic primary in May. Tucker faces Democrats Steven Guccini and David Ruby who announced in May that they will run for Pike County commissioner seats as a team on the Democratic ticket. "We need greater accountability in county government, an increased focus on effectively delivering human services and a serious economic development effort to create jobs in Pike County.

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  14. PSP Trooper Alex Douglass home from rehabRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | The Times-Tribune

    ... ook fan base Saturday night for their care and support. The trooper was severely injured in a Sept. 12 ambush in Pike County and is now home from rehab. He is pictured at left, with his brother, James Douglass. Story, A10

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  15. PA, NJ police agencies on high alert after NYC officers ambushedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | WFMZ

    ... killed Corprol Bryan Dickson and injured Trooper Alex Douglass after an ambush at the Blooming Grove Barracks in Pike County. Now, police in Pennsylvania are on high alert, yet again, along with officers in New Jersey after this most recent violent ...

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  16. Injured Trooper Says Thanks for SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Newswatch 16 got a first look at the Pennsylvania State Trooper wounded back in September in an ambush in Pike County. The message with it from Trooper Douglass reads, "Thank you all so much for your love, well wishes, and support! I have seen all of your posts and truly appreciate how many of you care about me.

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  17. Pike County sentencingsRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | The Times-Tribune

    49, Milford, 72 hours to six months in the Pike County Jail, $1,000 fine and 12 months' driver's license suspension a Linda Mary Magee, 63, Matamoras, two to 12 months in the Pike County Jail and $300 fine for retail theft on July 17 in Westfall Twp. a Peter Dean Kotsos, 21, Greentown, six months of probation, $300 fine and six months' driver's license suspension for possession of a controlled substance on March 1 in Palmyra Twp.

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  18. Tucker announces campaign for Pike County commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Pocono Record

    Jay Tucker of Dingman Township has announced his intention to run for Pike County Commissioner in the Democratic primary in May 2015. Tucker faces democrats Steven Guccini and David Ruby who announced in May that they will run for Pike County commissioner seats as a team on the Democratic ticket.

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  19. Pocono bulletin board for Dec. 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Pocono Record

    ... 570-421-6618 or na.org. Holiday Book Sale: In addition to the items for sale in The Friends Book Room, the Pike County Public Library  Milford Branch at 119 E. Harford St. has a special selection of children's books for sale for $1 a bag. The ...

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  20. Armed standoff end peacefully in Saw Creek EstatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Pocono Record

    A Pike County man assaulted a woman during a domestic argument Wednesday night, threatened to shoot her and then later threatened to shoot police if they entered his home, prompting a standoff that lasted into Thursday morning, state police said. The standoff ended peacefully at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, according to Public Information Officer Connie Devins at the state police Dunmore barracks, when Michael Paul Wood, 33, exited his Decker Road home in Saw Creek Estates, Bushkill, and surrendered.

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