First Ebola Case Diagnosed in the U.S.

Medical officials announced on Tuesday the first case of Ebola diagnosed in the United States. The patient, who has not yet been identified, is being treated in Dallas, Texas. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said the patient left Liberia in West Africa on Sept. 19, but did...
Posted On 30 Sep 2014

Penn Highlands Clearfield to Build Medical Facility in Philipsburg

Walk-in clinic, expanded diagnostics among new services planned PHILIPSBURG – Penn Highlands Clearfield, a subsidiary of Penn Highlands Healthcare, has announced that construction will soon be under way for its new medical facility in Moshannon Valley. The Moshannon Valley...
Posted On 30 Sep 2014

Charges Filed in Poaching of Record-Class Bull Elk

Three bull elk illegally killed; one of them was among the largest ever recorded in Pennsylvania. One of the largest bull elk ever recorded in Pennsylvania was shot illegally along with two other bulls this month, and three Centre County men have been charged with teaming in a...
Posted On 30 Sep 2014

ExploreJefferson: Search Continues for Missing Ridgway Marine

The search continues for Cpl. Donovan E. Clancy, 26, of Ridgway, assigned to Marine Wing Communication Squadron 18 base at Camp Foster, Okinawa. Clancy was recently identified as the service member who was declared missing while wading in heavy current on the northwestern shore...
Posted On 30 Sep 2014

Last Chance: Win 2 Tickets to the Anne S. Thacik Charity Auctions

Here is your chance to win 2 tickets to the 19th Annual Anne S. Thacik Charity Auction to be held on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at the Knights of Columbus, Clearfield. Click HERE to enter!   For more information on the charity auction visit the website. Disclaimer:  Must be 18...
Posted On 30 Sep 2014

GantDaily.com Police Blotter

State police at DuBois An incident of DUI occurred Sept. 6 in the area of Route 322 and Murray Road in Winslow Township. Further, a 63-year-old Reynoldsville man was stopped for a traffic violation and determined to be DUI. Charges for DUI and related offenses were filed through...
Posted On 30 Sep 2014

Curwensville Man Gets State Prison for Stealing Vehicles

CLEARFIELD – A Curwensville man charged with stealing nine vehicles and a burglary was sentenced to state prison during plea and sentencing court in Clearfield County. Corey Tyler Swatsworth, 37, an inmate of state prison, pleaded guilty to burglary in one case and theft by...

DuBois Man Pleads Guilty in Sexual Assault Case

CLEARFIELD – A DuBois man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl has pleaded guilty in Clearfield County Court. Christopher C. Davis, 23, 64 Hanes Dr., DuBois, pleaded guilty to indecent assault of child less than 13-years old and was sentenced by Judge Paul E. Cherry...

Oct. 6 is Deadline to Register to Vote in PA

HARRISBURG – Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele has reminded Pennsylvanians that Oct. 6, is the last day to register to vote for the Nov. 4 general election.  In the general election, voters will elect candidates for governor, lieutenant governor, U.S. House of...
Posted On 30 Sep 2014

October Programs Announced at Parker Dam

PENFIELD – Officials at the Parker Dam State Park have announced the program schedule for October. Thursday, Oct. 2 Hike to the Vista 4 p.m. – Lou and Helen Adams CCC Museum If you haven’t seen the view from the vista on the Trail of New Giants, this is your chance during...
Posted On 30 Sep 2014