HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) — State police say a Florida man was killed while hunting in northeastern Pennsylvania when his portable propane heater exploded.
HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) — A bagel shop manager in New York drove to Pennsylvania to return a key fob that a customer had left in his shop on Long Island.
HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) — County officials have won an injunction to hold off demolition of part of a 19th century northeastern Pennsylvania dam.
A Wayne County judge on Friday granted a preliminary injunction sought by the county to bar the state from demolishing a 150-foot section of the Hankins Pond Dam pending a Sept. 19 hearing.
Built by the Delaware and Hudson Canal Co. in the 1830s, the 1,000-foot-long dam was breached and the impoundment behind it drained in 2013.
HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) — A man has been convicted of third-degree murder in the death of his older brother in northeastern Pennsylvania.
Jurors in Wayne County deliberated for less than three hours Wednesday before convicting 32-year-old Antonio Cilino.
The panel also found him guilty of simple assault and reckless endangerment in the September 2016 death of 40-year-old Joseph Cilino of Honesdale.
A Spanish teacher at a Pennsylvania high school was charged Wednesday with secretly taking lewd photos and videos of girls during school hours.
Gaspare Gambino, 34, of Honesdale, zoomed in on girls' breasts and under their skirts and dresses while sitting at his desk at Honesdale High School, state police said.
He allegedly stored the images in Google's cloud service, where a search of Gambino's account revealed photos and videos of 14 girls, authorities said.
HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania bank customer has single-handedly tackled crime.
WNEP reports the drama started Friday, when a masked man with a gun burst into a bank in Montdale, in Pennsylvania's Poconos. Police say he ordered the tellers to fill a bag with money.
HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) — A New Jersey priest says he was trying to get revenge on God for poker losses when he collected computerized child pornography at his weekend home in Pennsylvania, according to his attorney and court records.
HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) — The county coroner has identified the pilot killed when his small plane crashed near a northeastern Pennsylvania airport.
The Wayne County coroner says the pilot is 52-year-old Joseph Kinney, of Dingman's Ferry.
The Federal Aviation Administration spokesman says Kinney's Morrissey 2150A aircraft crashed just before 6 p.m. Thursday, about a half-mile from Cherry Ridge Airport near Honesdale.
HONESDALE, Pa. (AP) — Federal authorities are investigating a small plane crash near a northeastern Pennsylvania airport, and the coroner's office is telling a TV station at least one person died.
A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman says a Morrissey 2150A aircraft crashed just before 6 p.m. Thursday, about a half-mile from Cherry Ridge Airport in Honesdale.
WNEP-TV says (http://bit.ly/2sRR8Pi ) the Wayne County coroner is describing the crash as deadly.