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Shooter of Teen Girl Sent To Prison

STROUDSBURG — A sentence was handed down Thursday for a shooting that injured a teenage girl in Monroe County.

Dominique Smith received six to 18 years in prison.

Smith pleaded guilty to aggravated assault for shooting a 17-year-old girl in the head during a drug deal near Tobyhanna in 2012 when he was just 17.

In addition to prison time, a Monroe County judge ordered Smith to pay restitution, take GED classes and undergo a mental health evaluation.

800,000 Baby Monitor Batteries Recalled

Summer Infant has received 22 reports of overheated and ruptured batteries, including incidents of smoke and minor property damage.

Consumers should remove the battery and contact Summer Infant for a replacement battery. The monitor can continue to be used on AC power with the power cord.

Mass merchants, including Babies “R” Us, online retailers and independent juvenile specialty stores, from about February 2010 through 2012 for between $150 to $350.

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This week on Pennsylvania Outdoor Life

Spring turkey season is just around the corner and this week we’re going to take you on an early morning scouting trip in Wyoming County.  Plus, watch as Susan Gallagher of the Carbon County Environmental Education Center releases some flying squirrels back into the wild.  We’ve got all that plus an “Outdoor Night” update and a product giveaway, and it’s all Sunday night at 6:30.

Spring Fever 2014: Mariotti Building Products

Mariotti has kitchens, windows and doors.

Spring Fever 2014: Columbia Montour Visitors Bureau

Explore and discover the beauty of our area, fine places to eat and great things to do!

Spring Fever 2014: Tubbies Spa and Patio

Tubbies has your outdoor furniture!  And, check out a new smoker!

Spring Fever 2014: Lewisburg Hotel

The new menu is here for the tasting!