Sheriff’s Office Extends Hours on May 7, 21

CLEARFIELD – Sheriff Wes Thurston has announced his office will be open until 8 p.m. May 7 and May 21 to provide applicants more time to obtain their license to carry permits. Only applicants who have been notified by postcard of their permit approval will be able to obtain their...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

DAMS Eighth Graders Interviewed as part of Career Studies

DUBOIS – Eighth grader John Wells, right, listens during a mock job interview with Kristina Kline, director of Human Resources and School Safety, left, during Dawna Vanderpool’s English class at the DuBois Area Middle School. The interview was part of eighth grade career...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

Clearfield Borough Council Approves Paving List

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Borough Council reviewed paving projects last night as recommended by the Street Department and approved the list for bid. Borough Operations Manager Leslie Stott said Community Development Block Grant funds will be used for some of the proposed paving...

CCHS Board Plans for 2014 Season

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield County Historical Society Board of Directors met on Tuesday to plan for the 2014 season.  The museum will be open beginning May 4 and then on each Sunday and Thursday until Oct. 19. The museum’s hours are from 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  There...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

CPPD to Hold Drug Take-back Day

CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Borough police will accept unused or expired medications for safe disposal on April 26. As part of the eighth National Take-back Initiative, police will accept drugs from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the police station. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration...
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

Fugitive Kody Best Surrenders

CLEARFIELD – Clearfield County District Attorney William A. Shaw Jr. has announced the capture of a wanted fugitive. Shaw identified the fugitive as Kody Clayton Best, 20, of Daisy Street, Clearfield. Best was added to the Clearfield County Fugitive of the Week list on Monday. On...
Posted On 17 Apr 2014

Gabler: WhiteWave Purchases former International Custom Products Building

DUBOIS – State Rep. Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) is applauding Colorado-based WhiteWave Food Company’s decision to purchase the former International Custom Products building on Oklahoma Salem Road in Sandy Township. The move by WhiteWave, which produces brand names Alpro,...
Posted On 17 Apr 2014

DCNR Releases Report on Monitoring Shale Gas Development on State Forest Lands

STATE COLLEGE – Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Ellen Ferretti has announced the release of its first Shale Gas Monitoring Report that outlines its efforts to track, detect and report on the impacts of gas development on Pennsylvania’s state...
Posted On 17 Apr 2014

Workshop to Look at How Photography Can Enhance Teaching

UNIVERSITY PARK – Penn State’s Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence will host Martin Springborg’s workshop on “Teaching and Learning through the Lens of Photography” from 9 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. April 25, in 308E Olmsted at Penn State Harrisburg and via...
Posted On 17 Apr 2014

Public Invited to Share Input on Transportation Priorities for Long-Range Planning

HARRISBURG – The public is invited to share their feedback on transportation priorities and investments through a survey at www.PAOnTrack.com as part of PennDOT’s efforts to update the state’s Long Range Transportation Plan and develop the state’s...
Posted On 17 Apr 2014