Authorities Search for Former Educator 

Authorities are searching for a former special education teacher and coach at Gardiner Area High School who’s facing misdemeanor sex charges involving a high school student.A prosecutor says an arrest warrant has been issued for 41-year-old Matthew Dineen of Gardiner. The District Attorney is urging Dineen to turn himself in.Authorities say Dineen inappropriately touched a female student.Dineen’s attorney says his client will answer the charges.The charges allege the behavior occurred on three separate occasions between October of 2009 and February of 2010.Dineen has since resigned his job.