U.S. Airlines Suspending Flights to Israel after Rocket Strike near Tel Aviv Airport

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Washington, DC, United States (4E) – U.S. and European airlines suspended flights to Israel on Tuesday after a rocket hit a home near Tel Aviv’s international airport. The U.S. Federal Aviation...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014
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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

GantDaily.com Police Blotter

State police at Philipsburg State police investigated an accidental death that occurred at a residence on Sawmill Road in Worth Township. Further, Floyd Joseph Ward Jr., 32, of Port Matilda died as his lawnmower overturned and pinned him underneath it. State police investigated a...
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
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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...

Average Gas Prices Fall 3.7 Cents in PA

PENNSYLVANIA – Average retail gasoline prices in Pennsylvania have fallen 3.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.68 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 5,269 gas outlets in Pennsylvania. This compares with the national average...
Posted On 21 Jul 2014