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Lehighton man killed in Luzerne Co. accident

A 34-year-old Lehighton man was killed early Wednesday morning in an accident in Luzerne County.

Carbon County man killed in head-on crash

A Carbon County man was killed early Wednesday in a head-on crash in Luzerne County.

Crowd in Stroudsburg reacts to news of elementary school closings

Ramsey Elementary school to remain closed

Ramsey Elementary school will remain closed following a ruling by Judge Brown, Monday.

Governor signs execution warrant for Monroe County man

Corbett signs execution warrant for Monroe County murderer

Execution is one step closer for a Monroe County man convicted of shooting his girlfriend and 19-month-old son to death in 2009.

Dumpsters stolen

18 dumpsters stolen from Monroe County company

State police are investigating a rash of dumpster thefts in Monroe County.

Christmas tree farm damaged by ATV

ATV tears through Christmas tree farm, causing extensive damage

An all-terrain vehicle tore through a Poconos Christmas tree farm, damaging dozens of trees, police said.

Head-on crash in Schuylkill County

No injuries after head-on crash in Schuylkill County

Crews in Schuylkill County were at the scene violent head-on crash Sunday afternoon.

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Man arrested for aggravated assault in domestic incident

State Police at Swiftwater are investigating an aggravated assault.

Woman flown to hospital following crash in Carbon County

Police: Woman who hit utility pole was asleep behind wheel

Police say a woman who slammed her car in to a utility pole in Carbon County fell asleep behind the wheel.

Man charged with counterfeiting money in Stroudsburg

A Stroudsburg man faces felony charges for passing counterfeit money.

Man shocked by taser dies

Man dies after shot with police Tasers; DA to determine if justfied

A Schuylkill County man died after police used a taser gun on him.

Counterfeiting on the rise

Latest in wave of regional counterfeiting cases hits Poconos

Be on the lookout for funny money. That's the warning from police in the Poconos. It's the latest in a wave of counterfeiting cases across our region.


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