In Sandy . . . Engineer Presents Waterline Option for West Liberty Residents

DUBOIS – At Monday night’s meeting, Sandy Township Engineer Perry Bowser presented the most cost effective option for bringing a waterline to West Liberty residents who weren’t serviced by Sykesville. The total cost, Bowser said, would be approximately $11,000 and split among all...

DePasquale: Rapid Shale Gas Development Outpaced DEP’s Ability to Oversee Industry, Protect Water Quality

DEP unprepared in 2009; now understaffed, underfunded and inconsistent HARRISBURG – Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said that a recent audit shows that the meteoric growth of the shale gas industry caught the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) unprepared to...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014

CASD Approves Elementary Playgrounds, Natatorium Improvements

HYDE – At last night’s meeting, the Clearfield school board approved an elementary playgrounds project at the Clearfield Area Elementary School and natatorium improvements at the Clearfield Area Junior-Senior High School. Beginning this upcoming academic year, the district will...

CRC Receives National Recognition

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Revitalization Corp. (CRC) has been accredited as a 2014 National Main Street Program for meeting the revitalization performance standards set by the National Trust Main Street Center. “Receiving National Main Street Accreditation is a...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014

Local Police to Offer Robbery Seminar

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield Borough and Lawrence Township police have teamed up with several other agencies to offer a seminar on robbery.  Robbery is defined as “the crime of taking or attempting to take something of value by force or threat of force or by putting the victim...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014

Hops & Vines to Perform Corner Concert

CLEARFIELD – Christie Clancy and Jonathan McVerry of Hops & Vines will bring a “powerful voice and a skilled acoustic guitar” to the Corner Concert Series this Friday. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. at the Shaw Park. The park is located across from the Joseph &...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014

Fugitive of the Week: Paul Eugene Ulrich

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney William A. Shaw Jr. has announced Clearfield County’s Fugitive of the Week. Shaw identified the fugitive as Paul Eugene Ulrich, 32, of Grove Avenue, Johnstown. Ulrich is wanted for failure to appear at plea and sentencing court on...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014

Alumni Make Mentoring their Business

How do you find a mentor and why do you need one? In a three-part series, we look at different kinds of mentoring relationships students can seek out. Some are more formal while others grow through time, but all mentorships have benefits for students in the classroom, in their...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014

DEP to Hold Public Meeting, Hearing on Former Lock Haven Laundry Property

WILLIAMSPORT — The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will hold a public meeting and public hearing to discuss plans to clean up solvent contamination at the former Lock Haven Laundry property on Bellefonte Avenue. The public meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m.,...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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Inmate Headed to Trial in Murder of Cellmate

CLEARFIELD – After a special preliminary hearing Monday morning at the Clearfield County Courthouse, Magisterial District Judge James Hawkins returned all charges to court against a state prison inmate who has been accused in the murder of his cellmate. Lawrence Edward Peterson...