Local hunters see fewer deer

BY COULTER JONES On the first day of his first deer season, the Hunlock Creek native shot his first buck – a 137-pound, 8-pointer. “He came over to me with…

No tax increase in township

BY GRACE DOVE The proposed spending plan holds the line on the 5.5-mill tax rate for the third consecutive year. This includes 4.5 mills for the township and a one-mill…

EL board mulls house offers

BY DIXIE CASSELBURY The house that sits along Schoolhouse Rd in Dimock was put up for an independent sale during September. The highest bid received was $152,000. With a 6-2…

Gunshot, then hit take Nicholson man

BY MATTHEW KEMENY, KRIS FEDYSKY and JOSH MROZINSKI Stephen W. Smith Jr., 20, was pronounced dead at 3:50 a.m. of multiple traumatic injuries after police found his body lying in…

Crash kills Dushore man

BY JOSH MROZINSKI Arthur W. Rohe II, 23, of Dushore, was traveling north at high rate of speed shortly after midnight and failed to negotiate a left turn when his…