Sandy Supers Hear Complaints, Discuss Clean-up Event

DUBOIS – Supervisor Mark Sullivan relayed complaints that he’s received about speeding motorists on Home Camp Road between the trailer park and Rockton Road during Monday night’s meeting of the Sandy Township Supervisors.  Police Chief Don Routch said he’d inform his...

PHOTOS: Garage Fire in Curwensville

CURWENSVILLE – Firefighters responded to a first-alarm structure fire Sunday night at Rowles Garage on Filbert Street in Curwensville.

Sylvis: Sandy Fire Depts. Will Not Close, Need Volunteers

DUBOIS – During the public comment at Monday’s Sandy Township meeting, Supervisor Dave Sylvis wanted to address rumors about its fire departments. According to him, the township neither plans to close the Sabula nor the Treasure Lake fire departments.  However, both are hurting...

Sandy Twp. Seeks Further Review of Proposed Disposal Injection Well

DUBOIS – The Sandy Township Board of Supervisors have ratified its petition requesting for the federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to reconsider its decision to approve the construction of a disposal injection well in Brady Township. Due to the petition deadline, the...

Resident Thanks DuBois Council for Requesting Review of Disposal Injection Well Permit

DUBOIS – Last night, resident Darlene Marshall thanked the DuBois City Council and Diane Bernardo for submitting appeals and requesting for the federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to further review the proposed Brady Township disposal injection well permit....

Sandy Twp. to Address Residents about Waterline Connection

DUBOIS – The Sandy Township Supervisors will contact the remaining 30 residents who haven’t connected to the Kiwanis Trail waterline.  It was noted that residents along the waterline are mandated to connect to it. In addition, the supervisors noted there’s a $1,500 inspection fee...

Resident Discusses Proposed Injection Well with DuBois Council

DUBOIS – Resident Darlene Marshall thanked members of the DuBois City Council for opposing a proposed injection well near Highland Street Extension. The proposed injection well would be located in Brady Township and near the City of DuBois.  Marshall explained that the injection...

DuBois Apartment Complex Severely Damaged by Fire

DUBOIS – On Saturday afternoon, a fire severely damaged an East Park Avenue apartment complex that’s known as Seven Kitchens in DuBois. At this time, firefighters continue to battle “hot spots” caused by the fire. The fire left seven families homeless, according to fire...