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6/22/17 — A decision has been made regarding the location that Kenneth Moore, the man that plead guilty to charges related to an October 2015 arson in Philipsburg, will serve his sentence.

6/22/17 — 28 year old Samuel Dean Kovach waived his charges to trial related to a June 5th burglary in the Guinea Hill Road area of Lawrence Township.

6/22/17 — A 22 year old Clearfield man will stand trial on charges related to the sexual assault of a 15 year old female.

6/21/17 — Criminal homicide charges have been filed against a Clarion man in relation to the March 1st death of Curwensville native 22 year old Katrina Renee Seaburn.

6/21/17 — Two businesses in the 25th Senatorial District have been awarded medical marijuana grower/processor permits by the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

6/21/17 — At Tuesdays Supervisors meeting, bids were opened and awarded for projects in Lawrence Township.

6/21/17 — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has begun road improvement work on Route 255 in Sandy and Huston Township, Clearfield County.

6/21/17 — Clearfield County District Attorney has announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week.

6/20/17 — State Police in DuBois along with the PA State Police Fire Marshall and the Sykesville Fire Department investigated the cause of a fire that occurred at a private residence in Winslow Township, Jefferson County over the weekend.

6/20/17 — The investigation into an attempted burglary that occurred on Sunday at a private residence in Fox Township, Elk County is ongoing.

6/20/17 — The Clearfield County Planning & Community Development Office will be conducting an Income Survey on behalf of the Covington Karthaus and Girard Area Authority (CKG-AA) now through July 31.

6/20/17 — Multiple injuries were reported in a two vehicle crash that occurred on Monday in Jay Township, Elk County.

6/19/17 — Philipsburg based state police are currently investigating a firearms violation that happened in Rush Township, Centre County.

6/19/17 — According to the Pennsylvania West Nile Virus Control Program, there are still no positive human or veterinary cases of the illness in the commonwealth.

6/19/17 — Travelers in Pennsylvania can use the 2017 Pennsylvania Fair Guide, available in print and online, to find family-friendly destinations across the commonwealth.  

6/19/17 — Governor Tom Wolf commended Attorney General Josh Shapiro’s announcement that Pennsylvania is taking on a leadership role in a bipartisan investigation of opioid marketing and addiction in Pennsylvania and across the country.

06/18/2017 --- Indiana based state police are investigating a criminal homicide that happened during the early morning hours on Saturday.

06/18/2017 --- Possible fishing restrictions on the West Branch of the Susquehanna River could be announced this week.

6/17/17 — The State Attorney Generals office has announced felony charges have been filed against two women in Clarion County for their roles in delivering fentanyl to a man who died of a fentanyl overdose.

6/17/17 — The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has notified PennDOT that Pennsylvania has been granted a REAL ID enforcement extension through October 10th .

6/16/17 — Replacement work on a Route 322 bridge near Philipsburg is continuing, with a traffic switch coming next week, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).

6/15/17 — Charges against a 50 year old Woodland man accused of choking a woman were bound over to trial following his Wednesday preliminary hearing.

6/15/17 — EMS personnel as well as members of the Lawrence Township and Penfield Fire Departments responded to a two vehicle collision that occurred on Rockton Mountain Highway on Wednesday.

6/15/17 — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting area motorists that lane restrictions will be in place on Route 879 in Shawville most of next week as completion work on the Trout Run Bridge takes place.

6/15/17 — Sandy Township Police report their investigation into a Monday drive by shooting incident.

6/14/17 — A DuBois man accused of posing as a woman online to obtain naked photos of a teenage boy pleaded guilty to child pornography and corruption of minors charges Tuesday during sentencing court.

6/14/17 — Edward Ronald Fletcher, 28, a former inmate of the state prison at Houtzdale, pleaded guilty to having contraband during sentencing court Tuesday.

6/13/17 — A Dubois man that previously pleaded guilty to charges including burglary was sentenced to serve 40 months to 10 years in prison.

6/13/17 — A 32 year old Allport man was sentenced to State Prison on charges including Simple Assault.

6/13/17 — To help keep repeat offenders of driving under the influence off the road, the Pennsylvania State House passed legislation recently to strengthen penalties for those who have been convicted of DUI and continue to operate a vehicle under a suspended driver’s license.

6/12/17 —  A single-vehicle Ridgeway Township crash, Saturday, resulted in the driver being transported to Penn Highlands Elk for suspected minor injuries.

6/12/17 —  Three area residents are being accused of Possession in an incident which took place Thursday, around 4:45pm, in Houston Township, Centre County.

6/12/17 —  Sometime Thursday around 5:30pm into the overnight hours of Friday around 5:45am, someone committed an act of criminal mischief and disorderly conduct in Burrell Township, Indiana County.

6/12/17 —  The Pennsylvania State House last week approved legislation to prevent seniors from losing their eligibility for the state’s prescription drug assistance programs due to a Social Security cost-of-living adjustment.

6/12/17 —  The Pennsylvania State Senate Judiciary Committee approved legislation that would help district attorneys hold drug dealers more accountable for the injuries they cause.

6/11/17 — UPDATE: It has been announced that the person listed as missing, Saturday morning was found, unharmed, Saturday afternoon.

6/11/17 — 21 municipalities across the state will receive $6 million in Automated Red Light Enforcement (ARLE) funding to fund 27 safety projects statewide.

6/11/17 — The Department of Banking and Securities advises consumers who are considering, or who have already entered into, a reverse mortgage on their homes to continue to pay the property taxes, insurance premiums, and any applicable Home Owner’s Association fees for which they are responsible under the terms of the reverse mortgage.

6/10/17 — State Police at Clarion are investigating an incident involving the corruption of minors which took place in Redbank Township and Hawthorn Borough.

6/10/17 — Two people were injured in a three vehicle accident that occurred in Brookville Borough, Jefferson County early Friday morning.

6/10/17 — Terroristic Threats resulted in an Alliance, Ohio, man’s arrest for an incident which took place at a Clarion Township Trailer Park, Monday, June 5th around 9:40pm.

6/9/17 — Lifelong resident of Bigler, and prominent community member, Ray S. Walker has passed away at the age of 105 years.

6/9/17 — Nearly 21 municipalities will receive six million dollars in Automated Red Light Enforcement (ARLE) funding to support 27 safety projects statewide.

6/9/17 —  The Pennsylvania Game Commission has announce that 2017-18 hunting licenses will go on sale, Monday, June 19th.

6/8/17 — A 32 year old Clearfield man will stand trial on felony charges of Theft by Unlawful Taking and Receiving Stolen Property, after waiving his right to a preliminary hearing during Centralized Court Wednesday.

6/8/17 — Wednesday, a Curwensville man waived his charges in relation to the robbery that occurred last week at the City Drug Store in Curwensville to trial

6/8/17 — Following a preliminary hearing, a Morrisdale man will stand trial on charges related to his having a homemade bomb/bomb making material at a residence in Lawrence Township.

6/7/17 — State Police arrested a Colorado male with an outstanding warrant following a traffic stop that occurred on West Bound I-80 in Washington Township, Jefferson County on Monday.