Sandy Supers Support Clearfield County Teen Court

By Alexandria Toledo DUBOIS – The Sandy Township Supervisors received a thank you letter from the Teen Court of Clearfield County Association for its consistent financial support, along with a donation request for this year’s association meetings. The Teen Court has been...
Posted On 19 Aug 2014

Public Meeting, Hearing to be held on Philipsburg Rod and Gun Club Trap Shooting Range

WILLIAMSPORT — The departments of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) will hold a public meeting and public hearing to discuss plans to clean up lead contamination at the Philipsburg Rod and Gun Club’s (PRGC) trap shooting range...
Posted On 19 Aug 2014

Teamsters Local Union Ratifies New Agreement with Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK – Members of Teamsters Local Union No. 8 employed by Penn State have ratified a new collective bargaining agreement with the University to replace the current agreement, which expired June 30. Teamsters Local Union No. 8 represents the bargaining unit...
Posted On 19 Aug 2014

Secretary of Health Announces Improvements to Environmental Health Complaint Processes

HARRISBURG – Secretary of Health Michael Wolf has announced enhancements to the department’s internal processes for responding to environmental health concerns and complaints specifically related to Marcellus Shale drilling. “Protecting the public’s...
Posted On 19 Aug 2014

Investments in 20 PA Airports to Upgrade Facilities, Support more than 8,400 Jobs

HARRISBURG – Gov. Tom Corbett has announced that a $3.4 million state investment will improve safety and operations at 20 Pennsylvania airports that support more than 8,400 jobs. “Aviation, just as Pennsylvania’s other transportation assets, supports jobs and...
Posted On 19 Aug 2014

Public Invited to Learn about “The Furniture Bank”

DUBOIS – The public is invited to By the Room Furniture at 3 p.m. Tuesday to hear about “The Furniture Bank.” The new program for Tri-County residents will begin Sept. 1. It is a cooperative effort of Miller Brothers Furniture, Lezzer Lumber and Agape. “The...
Posted On 19 Aug 2014

Penn State Shale Webinar Looks at How Natural Gas Processing Affects Royalty Income Streams

Much has been discussed regarding wet and dry gas, and the need for gas processing plants to separate components other than methane often found in wet gas. How does dry gas and wet gas production affect the landowner and the royalty income? Penn State Extension’s Shale Webinar on...
Posted On 19 Aug 2014

Average Gas Prices Fall 5.8 Cents in PA

PENNSYLVANIA – Average retail gasoline prices in Pennsylvania have fallen 5.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.48 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 5,269 gas outlets in Pennsylvania. This compares with the national average...
Posted On 18 Aug 2014

Man Gets State Prison for Selling Drugs

CLEARFIELD – A former Hyde man charged with selling drugs was sentenced to state prison during plea and sentencing court in Clearfield County. Darrell L. Taylor, 24, an inmate of the jail, pleaded guilty to two counts of delivery of a controlled substance, criminal use of...