Gas Prices Average $3.43 in PA

PENNSYLVANIA – Average retail gasoline prices in Pennsylvania have fallen 1.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.43 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 5,269 gas outlets in Pennsylvania. This compares with the national average...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014

GantDaily.com Police Blotter

State police at Philipsburg An incident of DUI occurred Saturday on Skytop Mountain Road at Lion Lane in Huston Township. Further, a male was allegedly found to be under the influence of alcohol after a traffic stop. Charges will be filed through the district court pending blood...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014

Zimbabwe’s neglected elderly farmers

<img src="http://www.irinnews.org/images/ (IRIN) – Girazi Mukumba, 64, a communal farmer in Wedza, about 160km southwest of the capital Harare, is old school when it comes to agricultural practices. On his three-hectare plot he uses cow dung manure on his maize,...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014
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Myanmar Launches E-Visa in hopes of Raising Number of Tourists to 5 Million by 2015

Katherine De Guzman – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Yangon, MM, Myanmar (4E) – U Khin Yi, the Minister of Immigration and Population of Myanmar, has launched the online electronic E-Visa system on Monday in order to end long queues that tourists line up for...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014
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PHOTOS: Fireworks at Curwensville Lake

GantDaily.com readers Craig and Stefanie Sattesahn of Clearfield captured these photographs of the fireworks display Sunday night at Curwensville Lake. Readers can submit photographs to news@gantdaily.com. [Show as slideshow]
Posted On 02 Sep 2014

Woman Gets State Prison for Selling Heroin

CLEARFIELD – An area woman accused of selling heroin on seven, different occasions was sentenced to state prison during plea and sentencing court in Clearfield County. Melissa Daniell Padgett, 28, 1920 Dorey St. Ext., Clearfield, pleaded guilty to two counts of delivery of...

Vladimir Putin tells the West to back off, warns of nuclear force

Katherine De Guzman – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – As the United States and European Union talked about possible sanction programs against Russia, Vladimir Putin’s nuclear threat has become more evident as he tells...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014
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Healthy Leaders Run Slated for Sept. 27

CURWENSVILLE – The St. John Lutheran Church Healthy Leaders Run will be held Sept. 27 at Irvin Park, Curwensville. Applications are available at the St. John Lutheran Church, 217 E. Pine St., Clearfield, or by calling 814-765-3251. Registration will be held from 7:30 a.m. –...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014

Central Intermediate Unit Recognizes Staff

WEST DECATUR – Central Intermediate Unit No. 10 recently recognized staff members at its annual in-service on Aug. 11. The award recipients for 2014 are pictured with Dr. J. Hugh Dwyer, executive director. Recipients include Joni Hayward, Executive Director Award; Karen...
Posted On 02 Sep 2014