County spokeswoman Amanda Hutcheson said samples in the county show mosquitoes in the area have tested positive for West Nile Virus. She said these types of pests are typically drawn more to dogs and horses, but people should take appropriate precaution in the area.
The fantastic weather over the long Columbus Day weekend was ideal for tourists visiting the area to see the fall foliage and in the Poconos. At least one resort is providing a different view of the leaves.
Pope Francis' divisive meeting on family issues has taken another odd twist with reports that several conservative cardinals wrote Francis with serious concerns about the meeting - only to have doubts arise over both the content of the letter and the cardinals responsible.