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5 Area Schools Recieve Bids For Their Robotocs Program
DuBois, Pa- A total of five area schools have received bids to compete in the BEST Robotics Regional’s in North Dakota.

DuBois Area United Way On Track
DuBois, Pa- As of Last week the DuBois Area United Way has reached over 31 percent of it’s lofty goal of 420,000.

Parker Dam Draw Down To Start
PENFIELD – The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is planning a gradual five-foot drawdown of Parker Lake, located in Parker Dam State Park, Clearfield County.

Clearfield Woman Stabs Husband In Chest

Clearfield Pa - Clearfield Police were called to a domestic disturbance at 77 Spruce Grove Trailer Court. 


Another Possible Sighting Of Cop Killer
CANADENSIS, Pa. — State police are reporting another possible sighting of the suspect in the deadly ambush of a state trooper.

Expert Finds Computer Searches Damning In Case
PITTSBURGH — Cyanide poisoning searches on the laptop of a man used to kill his wife.

DuBois Country Club Breaks Ground

DuBois, Pa- THE DUBOIS COUNTRY CLUB BROKE GROUND ON FRIDAY FOR WHAT WILL BE THE NEW COUNTRY CLUB FACILITY WHEN IT IS FINISHED NEXT YEAR.   


A Williamsport Man Charged With Murder
NORRISTOWN, Pa. — A Williamsport man has been charged with robbing and killing a suburban Philadelphia man he met on the Internet.

Little League Baseball Has Found A New Home
DuBois— State-level Little League baseball has found a home in DuBois.

Work To Improve A Section Of Route 255 Continues
Saint Marys – Work to improve a section of Route 255 in the city of Saint Marys is in its final stages.

Bomb Threat Suspects Arressted In Brookville
Through Investigations, multiple suspects have been arrested in the Brookville bomb scare case.

Jury Selection Begins For Pittsburgh Murder Case
PITTSBURGH — Jury selection has begun in the trial of a Pittsburgh medical researcher charged with fatally poisoning his neurologist wife with cyanide.

Ambush Suspect Spotted, Closing Schools
SWIFTWATER, Pa. – A northeastern Pennsylvania school district is closed after at least two reported sightings of the suspect in a deadly state police ambush.

Tenth Captive Deer Tests Positive For C.W.D.
Harrisburg – The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture today announced a tenth captive deer has tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in Pennsylvania

Fire Claims The Lives of 6 Over the Weekend
MCKEESPORT, Pa.— Family members say the sole survivor of a house fire near Pittsburgh lost his new wife, her four children and his father in the blaze.

Second Bomb Threat At Brookville
The Brookville Area School District Confirmed yet another Bomb Threat at their High School late Friday morning.

Possible Sighting Of Ambush Suspect
CANADENSIS, Pa. — Authorities say a rifle-carrying man with a mud-covered face who was spotted in the Pocono Mountains is believed to be the suspect in last month's deadly ambush at a state police barracks.

The DuBois City Police Today Announced Enforcement Activitie
DUBOIS, Pa. – The DuBois City police today announced enforcement activities as part of the Pennsylvania Aggressive Driving Funding Project.

Homeless Man Arrested
SOMERSET, Pa. -- Somerset Borough police arrested 45 yr old David Fazenbaker, The Homeless man been Sought After. 

Hunting Open In Areas Around The Man-Hunt
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Hunters may return to parts of the Pennsylvania woods previously declared off-limits after police discovered pipe bombs. 

The Clearfield Salvation Army Needs Your Help.
CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Salvation Army needs your help. 

Fire Destroys A Local Home
REYNOLDSVILLE, Pa.--An early morning house fire destroyed a Jefferson County family's home Over the weekend.

PA Cracking Down On Drugs
Pennsylvania has struck an alliance with three other states to collaborate in probes of heroin trafficking. 

A Pennsylvania Priest Is Indicted
A Pennsylvania Roman Catholic priest was indicted today in the Western District of Pennsylvania. 

Judge Reverses His Ruling
GREENSBURG, Pa. — A Westmoreland County judge has reversed himself. 

Trooper Wilson Honored In Brockway
The Brockway area Varsity girls and Boys Soccer teams lined the fields last night to honor a local hero. 

Woman Falls To Her Death In A PA State Park
PORTERSVILLE, Pa. — Officials at a western Pennsylvania state park have identified a woman who fell to her death trying to retrieve a camera.
Two Troopers Injured While Searching For Eric Frein
BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. – State police said two troopers were injured in a fall from a tree stand while searching for Eric Frein. 

Candle Light Vigil For Missing Local Marine
Ridgeway, Pa. - There was a candle light vigil held last night in Ridgeway for 26 yr old Cpl Donovan Clancy. 

The DuBois VFW post 813 is working on re-opening it’s doors
DuBois, Pa. – The DuBois VFW post 813 is working on re-opening it’s doors again soon. 

Johnstown Police Crack Down On Drugs
Johnstown, Pa. – Johnstown Police remain on the forefront of daily drug arrests in their area. 

Police Searching For Lancaster Man Accused Of Raping A Child
Lancaster, Pa. - Authorities have issued a warrant for the arrest of a Lancaster man accused of raping a child. 

PA Senate Tells Obama the Military Needs More
Harrisburg, Pa. - The Pennsylvania Senate is letting President Obama know that a proposed one percent raise for military personnel isn’t enough.

Couple Charged With Death Of 9 Yr Old Son
HARRISBURG, Pa. — A Dauphin County couple has been charged with homicide in the death of their 9-year-old son.

Poachers Shoot Record Elk
Clearfield County - One of the largest Bull Elk ever recorded in Pennsylvania was shot illegally along with two other bulls this month. 

LOCAL AREA MARINE MISSING
RIDGEWAY, PA  - A Marine from Ridgway has been missing since Friday when he was wading off the beach of an island near Guam. 

PA TRUCK DRIVER NAMED HIGHWAY ANGEL
OIL CITY, PA - A professional truck driver from Oil City, Pennsylvania, has been named a Highway Angel by the Truckload Carriers Association.

JEFF TECH STUDENTS ARRESTED
DUBOIS, PA - TWO JUVINILE MALES WILL FACE CHARGES AFTER THE SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICER AT JEFF TECH FOUND THEM ON THE SCHOOL BUS IN POSSESSION OF ALCOHOL AND WEAPONS.

REYNOLDSVILLE MAN AREESTED FOR MARIJUANA
REYNOLDSVILLE, PA .- A 57 YEAR OLD REYNOLDSVILLE MAN HAS BEEN ARRAIGNED AND SENT TO THE JEFFERON COUNTY JAIL AFTER IT WAS DISCOVERED THAT 54 MARIJAUANA PLANTS HAD BEEN HARVESTED.

Manhunt Continues For Suspect In Police Barracks Ambush
A 10-day manhunt for the survivalist accused of ambushing a Pennsylvania State Police barracks has narrowed to the rural area where he grew up.

Walk A Mile In Her Shoes
All Male Students at Penn State DuBois are encouraged to " Walk a Mile In Her Shoes"
Trucks Collide on I-80
Two trucks collided in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 80 between Brookville and Hazen.
Work to improve a section of Route 255 in the city of St. Ma
St. Mary's, PA - Work to improve a section of Route 255 in the city of St. Marys is moving toward completion as fall arrives
With flu season fast approaching, Penn Highlands Clearfield
Clearfield, PA - With flu season fast approaching, Penn Highlands Clearfield is hosting flu shot clinics at various locations throughout the region
Authorities say they've found items abandoned or hidden by t
Canadensis, PA - Authorities say they've found items abandoned or hidden by the suspected shooter in this month's deadly police barracks attack.
A train carrying passenger vans and cars derailed in Altoona
Altoona - A train carrying passenger vans and cars derailed in Altoona over the weekend

Could Guns Be Coming to Pennsylvania School Districts?
Harrisburg, PA - Could Guns Be Coming to Pennsylvania School Districts?
Trick or treat hours have been set for Friday, October Thirt
DuBois, PA- Trick or treat hours have been set for Friday, October Thirty-First.
FOUR SUSPECTS ARE IN THE ELK COUNTY PRISON THIS MORNING..AFT
ST. MARY'S- FOUR SUSPECTS ARE IN THE ELK COUNTY PRISON THIS MORNING

Troopers Ambushed, One Dead, One Critical
NORTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA - A late-night ambush outside a State Police barracks in Pennsylvania's rural northeastern corner left one trooper dead and another critically wounded Saturday night.

Downtown DuBois Revitalization Group Achieves Accreditation
DUBOIS - Downtown DuBois Revitalization Group (DDRG) has achieved accreditation as a 2014 National Main Street program by meeting or exceeding revitalization performance standards set by the National Main Street Center (NMSC).

Train Hits Vehicles
PHILIPSBURG - A train struck 2 vehicles near Phillipsburg over the weekend.

Vehicle Crash on Kersey Road
PUNXSUTAWNEY - A Punxsutawney man sustained moderate injuries in a two-vehicle crash yesterday in Elk County.

Woman Charged With Conversion Of Government Funds
A 44-year-old Somerset County woman has been charged with conversion of government funds after she allegedly received and cashed Social Security checks to which she was not entitled.

GE HIRING IN WESTERN PA
GE Transportation says it's hiring 50 machinists to for a diesel engine plant in western Pennsylvania.

Audio Recordings To Be Used On State College School District
STATE COLLEGE-The State College Area School District’s board approved a proposal to allow audio recordings on school buses and school vehicles.

Brockway Area School District Meets
BROCKWAY - Brockway Area School District is making a change to its Open House for parents this year. 

House Fire in Bradford
BRADFORD - The New York State Fire Marshall and Bradford police and fire departments are investigating the cause of a fire Thursday morning in Bradford.

New Information on Alleged Kidnapping
LUTHERSBURG - New information from the Pennsylvania State Police in the alleged Luthersburg Elementary kidnapping case

Sunny Jar of Money Donated
DUBOIS – With no correct guess, the Sunny Jar of Money was donated to Make-A-Wish.

Local Author to Speak
BROCKWAY - A New York Times best-selling author and DuBois native is coming to Brockway to speak.

Severe Storms
SANDY TOWNSHIP - Strong storms in Jefferson and Clearfield County knocked down trees and power lines in the area last night. Sandy Township reported several trees down that created some damage.

Kid Reports False School Shooting
ST. MARYS - St. Marys Police Department and the State Police, say the individual who placed the 911 calls reporting people being killed at the St. Marys Area High School was identified as a 9 year old juvenile from Elk County. 

Pickup Truck Destroys House
RIDGWAY- A pickup truck crashed into a house Tuesday in Elk County. The crash happened around 11 a.m. along North Broad Street in Ridgway.

Baseball and Softball Return to Campus
DuBOIS – For the first time in two decades, Penn State DuBois students will have the opportunity to participate in America's pastime as an official campus activity. Chancellor Melanie Hatch has announced that both baseball and softball programs will be resurrected, and the first Penn State DuBois teams will take to the diamond in the Spring of 2016.

Updated 12-Year Transportation Program
HARRISBURG - Governor Tom Corbett announced today that the State Transportation Commission, building on the Act 89 transportation plan, has updated Pennsylvania’s 12-Year Transportation Program with a sizeable boost in much needed transportation improvements.


Brockway Man Shot Bartender
BROCKWAY- There was a shooting over night at the Army Navy Club in Brockway. Police say 31 year old Eric Carlson shot the 20 year old bartender when she tried to get him to leave so she could close up.
 


Williams’ Death Stirs Dialogue
PHILADELPHIA - We are learning more about the demons comedian and actor Robin Williams faced in the forms of depression and addiction prior to his death earlier this week.

Corbett: End 'bigoted' TV series 'Amish Mafia'
HARRISBURG (AP) - Gov. Tom Corbett and other Pennsylvania politicians have signed a statement calling for the Discovery Channel to drop the show "Amish Mafia."

Brockway Prepares for School
BROCKWAY- Brockway Area school directors last night reviewed some of the upcoming changes planned for the start of the new school. 

Speed Limit Increases to 70 MPH on I-80
CLEARFIELD – The maximum speed limit has been raised to 70 mph on two roadways. Sign installations began on Monday, Aug. 11.  Following engineering analysis, PennDOT is piloting the 70-mph maximum speed limit on two interstates:
  • 88 miles of Interstate 80 from Exit 101 (DuBois) in Clearfield County to mile marker 189 in Clinton County; and
  • 16 miles of Interstate 380 from Interstate 84 to north of Exit 8 (Tobyhanna Interchange) in Monroe County.


First West Nile Virus Human Case of 2014
HARRISBRG- Pennsylvania’s first probable human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) infection in 2014 has been detected. A Philadelphia County man was hospitalized due to WNV. He has since recovered.

Penn Highlands Hires COO
DuBOIS- Penn Highlands Healthcare announced today that Steven M. Fontaine has been named the system's Chief Operating Officer (COO), a new position created to guide the development of high quality, cost effective and integrated clinical programs across the system. Fontaine comes to Penn Highlands from Pioneer Health Services in Magee, Miss., where he served as the Vice President of Hospital Operations for the rural 10-hospital system.
 

FOW - Brandon Runyon

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of August 4, 2014. Shaw identified the Fugitive as Brandon Ryan Runyon, age 19, of West Weber Avenue, DuBois, Pennsylvania.Shaw stated that Runyon is wanted for failure to appear at Plea and Sentencing Court on July 22, 2014.


Hummingbird Speedway Race Report 8/2
FALLS CREEK- Bob McMillen from St Marys was back in the winner’s circle on Saturday night at Hummingbird Speedway.  He was the victor in the BWP Bats Steel Block Late Model feature race.  Other winners included; Bruce Hartzfeld from Stump Creek in the Street Stock division, Robert Robertson out of Delmont in the Sunny 106.5 Micro Sprints, and in the Pure Stocks it was Doug Surra from Kersey.  The Front Wheel Drive Four Cylinder race was rained out and will be completed next week.

August Marks National Breastfeeding Month
HARRISBURG - In Pennsylvania and across the nation, August marks the start of National Breastfeeding Month. It has supporters touting the benefits of mother's milk, often called "nature's perfect baby food."

Senior Little League State Championship
DuBOIS-DuBois is hosting the Senior Little League State Championship this year at the brand new Showers Field.
     

Award for Elk Run Bridge
PUNXSUTAWNEY- PennDOT District 10 and its industry partners, SAI Consulting Engineers, and Francis J. Palo, Inc., received the Outstanding New Multiple Span Bridge Award from the Association for Bridge Construction and Design (ABCD) for the Route 119 Elk Run Bridge Replacement in Punxsutawney Borough, Jefferson County.


Smeal to Help Workforce Meet Educational Needs
DuBOIS – Chancellor Melanie Hatch is pleased to announce that Michelle Smeal has joined the Office of Continuing Education (CE) at Penn State DuBois as an education program associate.  She will assume the sales responsibilities previously assigned to John Blasdell prior to his retirement from Penn State.


New Charges for Rock-throwing
MIFFLINBURG(AP) — Three Pennsylvania teenagers now stand charged as adults in a highway rock-throwing incident in Pennsylvania that left an Ohio teacher critically injured.

Feds Plan for Climate Change Impact
HARRISBURG - The National Park Service is making plans to prepare for and react to the effects of climate change at parks in Pennsylvania and elsewhere, say department officials. 

Fugitive of the Week – Paul Ulrich
CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney, William A. Shaw, Jr., announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week for the week of July 21, 2014.Shaw identified the Fugitive as Paul Eugene Ulrich, age 32, of Grove Avenue, Johnstown, Pennsylvania. 
 

New Speed Limit for Turnpike
HARRISBURG– The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) announced today that a 70 mph speed limit will be put in place on a 100-mile stretch of toll road in the south-central part of the state next week.

Investments in 35 Airports
HARRISBURG– Governor Tom Corbett today announced that an $18 million state and federal investment will improve safety and operations at 35 Pennsylvania airports that support more than 2,600 jobs.

Redbank Valley Trail Improvements
BROOKVILLE- Brookville Council last night took a big step toward increasing tourism by agreeing to improve access to the Redbank Valley Trail.

New School Zone Signs in DuBois
DUBOIS- PennDOT alerts motorists to a change in roadway signage that will take place next week in the city of DuBois.

Gluten-Free Doesn't Mean a Healthy Choice
HARRISBURG- As more food choices labeled 'gluten-free' show up on store shelves across the state, some people are warning that it's not automatically a healthy choice.

Local Police Officer Honored
CLEARFIELD – A Clearfield patrol officer has been honored for his drving enforcement efforts Patrolman Nathan Curry of the Clearfield Borough Police Department was recently honored for outstanding efforts in stopping aggressive driving. 


Judicial Modernization Legislation is now Law
HARRISBURG- A bill has been signed into law by the governor that will give the public easier access to court records and save taxpayer money.

Suspend Licenses for unpaid Court Fines
HARRISBURG- It's estimated that there's around a billion dollars every year in fines and court costs that are not collected by Pennsylvania courts. One state Senator says the state should withhold drivers' licenses until the money is paid.

Woman Hit While Standing Next to Car
PUNXSUTAWNEY- Punxsutawney State Police report that a pedestrian was been taken to Brookville hospital after being run over in Jefferson County.

Police Charged Two People in A Rash of Burglaries
PUNXSUTAWNEY - Punxsutawney State Police have charged two people with four counts of burglary overnight Saturday . According to State Police, 30 year old Ashley Collier of Rossiter and 29 year old Michael Goss of Arcadia have been charged with burglaries at the Rossiter American Legion, Steffey United Methodist Church, the Laurel Lake Seventh Day Adventist Church, and a residence on Hemlock Lake Road.

A Brockport man Charged with Aggravated Assault
RIDGEWAY - Ridgway State Police report a Brockport man is in the Elk County Jail after an incident of aggravated assault early Sunday morning in Horton Township. State Police report that 32 year old Louis Kuhar was involved in a verbal disagreement with a person and began throwing items at the victim.

Two Fires Under Investigation in Clearfield
CLEARFIELD - The Pennsylvania State Fire Marshall is investigating the origin of a second fire that took place Friday in a mobile home in Decatur Township, Clearfield County. A mobile home was partially destroyed by fire Thursday.

Governor Signs State Budget
HARRISBURG,PA (AP) - Governor Tom Corbett has signed the State budget, more than a week after the new fiscal year began without a spending plan in place.

Tornadoes Touchdown Confirmed
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The National Weather Service has confirmed that two tornadoes touched down in three counties during Tuesday’s storm, but other damage elsewhere was due to straight-line winds.
Penn Highlands New Chief Medical Officer
DuBOIS- Penn Highlands Healthcare announced today that Gary DuGan, MD, has been named the system's Chief Medical Officer (CMO).  This new position has been created to focus on quality and patient safety and have a broad influence on clinical strategy, clinical integration and the cost of care across the system. Dr. DuGan has been the Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Penn Highlands DuBois, one of the system's affiliate hospitals, since 2007.

Medical marijuana advocates push for vote
HARRISBURG  (AP) — The Pennsylvania state Senate is unlikely to act on medical marijuana legislation before the fall, to the disappointment of about two dozen mothers, grandmothers, nurses and small children who went to the Capitol to press for its passage.

Severe Thunder Storm Warning
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR SOUTHERN CLEARFIELD COUNTY IN CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA UNTIL 445 PM EDT and NORTHEASTERN INDIANA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA, SOUTHEASTERN JEFFERSON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA,UNTIL 415 PM EDT

It's "National Park and Rec Month"
HARRISBURG - From Lake Erie to the Alleghenies and Pocanos to the Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvanians are being encouraged to venture beyond their homes and offices, and head into the commonwealth's spectacular outdoors during "National Park and Recreation Month" in July.

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