Staff of U.S. Embassy in Libya, Marines evacuate to Tunisia

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – Some 70 staff of the U.S. Embassy in Libya and 80 Marines guarding them evacuated to Tunisia Saturday to avoid harm from heavy fighting between rival militias in Tripoli. The...
Posted On 27 Jul 2014
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Federal judge strikes down DC ban on carrying guns in public

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – Federal Judge Frederick J. Scullin Jr. on Saturday announced his Thursday ruling that the District of Columbia’s prohibition against carrying a pistol in public is...
Posted On 27 Jul 2014
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Ebola infects 2 U.S. doctors in Liberia

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Monrovia, Liberia (4E) – An American doctor and aid worker helping to treat people infected with Ebola in Liberia tested positive for the deadly virus and are now being treated themselves. Christian missionary...
Posted On 27 Jul 2014
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Clearfield County Fair Schedule for Sunday

10 a.m., Exhibit Entries Accepted 11:30 a.m., Q102 & Lezzer Lumber Amateur Idol Contest 12 p.m., Harness Racing 2 p.m., Clearfield Hospice Butterfly Release 3 p.m., Calvary Boys 4 p.m., Fair Queen Competition 4:30 p.m., Morning Light 6 p.m., The Michael Family 7:30 p.m.,...
Posted On 27 Jul 2014

Programs Announced at Parker Dam

PENFIELD – Officials at the Parker Dam State Park have announced the program schedule for Aug. 8-10. Friday, Aug. 8 Meteor Showers 8 p.m. – Campground Amphitheater Some folks have seen shooting stars and other objects while looking towards the heavens.  Learn about...
Posted On 27 Jul 2014

Probing Question: What is Whisper Therapy?

Consider the stress of modern life, with its cacophonous soundtrack of traffic, electronics and construction. It’s no wonder so much of our leisure time is spent in a quest to let go of the workday and unwind. But sometimes our lifestyles conspire against us, and it’s...
Posted On 27 Jul 2014

GANT RELOAD: Week of July 21

The GantDaily.com weekly reload gives readers a look back upon the most noteworthy stories of their work week.  It contains the big headlines, as well as a few stories you might have missed. It might even include a story or two of the lighter side. The GantDaily.com reload will...
Posted On 27 Jul 2014

Church Finishes Trilogy Summer Program

CLEARFIELD – The Trinity United Methodist Church of Clearfield recently finished its four-week Trilogy Summer Program. Each morning the children participated in crafts, games, recreational activities, movies and more.  Lunch was provided each day by the Clearfield Area School...
Posted On 27 Jul 2014

IBM talks with Globalfoundries to sell chip-manufacturing unit ends with no deal

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E) – International Business Machines Corp.’s discussions with Globalfoundries Inc. to sell its struggling chip-manufacturing business have fallen apart after both companies did...
Posted On 26 Jul 2014
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SkyWest Inc. expects $12M net loss in second quarter

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E) – SkyWest, Inc. said on Friday that it forecasts lower financial results in the second quarter compared to what the company previously anticipated. The holding company predicts a...
Posted On 26 Jul 2014
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