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Clearfield, Pa 16830

Phone 814.765.4955
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September 28, 2014

Philipsburg Based State Police investigated an automobile accident that occurred Thursday in Philipsburg Borough.


The Pennsylvania Office of the Auditor General last week released approximately $316 million dollars in municipal pension and volunteer firefighter relief association funds.


Legislation to help combat welfare fraud and abuse has been passed by the Pennsylvania Legislature and signed into law by the Governor.



September 25, 2014


An Osceola Mills man found guilty of 62 charges of sexually abusing a child including rape of a child under the age of 13, rape of a child with mental disabilities and aggravated indecent assault of a child has been sentenced to State Prison.


Authorities are seeking information relating to the use of counterfeit checks at the Shop ‘n Save Supermarket in Sandy Township.


This week the Department of Aging held its first stakeholder gathering following the acceptance of the Pennsylvania State Plan for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders (ADRD) earlier this year.


Firefighters were called to the Rose Holencik residence at 50 Whiteside Drive in Woodward Township at about 1 p.m. yesterday.  

September 26, 2014


Route 322 in the State College area will soon see improvements made available by Act 89 transportation plan.

Motorists are advised of a Lawrence Township road closure.

Clarion based State Police are investigating a single vehicle crash that occurred on SR 322 in Clarion Township, Clarion County on Tuesday.

September  27,  2014


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Clearfield County is seeking adult volunteers to mentor local youth.


Work to improve a section of Route 255 in the city of Saint Marys is moving toward completion as fall arrives.


Friday it was announced that more than $21.6 million has been approved for reimbursement of construction projects in 41 schools in 27 school districts and one career and technology center across the commonwealth.


State Police at Ridgway are investigating an incident of unsworn falsification which occurred earlier this year.

September 29, 2014


A 57-year old Reynoldsville man is facing drug charges in a Saturday afternoon incident which took place along O’Donnell Road, at a State Gamelands Parking Lot, in Winslow Township, Jefferson County.


A 23-year old DuBois man was arrested by DuBois City Police for DUI after he was stopped Saturday for traffic violations.


State Police in Philipsburg investigated an act of theft on Wednesday, September 24th at approximately 11:30 pm.


Falling asleep at the wheel is being blamed for an Interstate-80 single-vehicle crash which occurred Saturday around 4pm in Pine Creek Township, Jefferson County.


Philipsburg based State Police are investigating the theft of a firearm, which occurred at a Walker Hallow Road residence, in Union Township, Centre County.


The Pennsylvania Department of Aging is seeking nominations for the annual Champions of Older Workers Award, which recognizes employers in the commonwealth who employ and value older workers.


Legislation to create a commission to study the state’s military installations when targeted for closure by the federal government has passed the House on second consideration.  

September 24, 2014

The Clearfield County District Attorney’s office released details regarding the latest Clearfield County “Fugitive of the Week”.

State Police in Philipsburg responded to a single vehicle crash that occurred on Black Moshannon Road in Rush Township, Centre County.

Minor injuries were reported in a single vehicle crash that occurred on Boot Jack Road in Ridgeway Township, Elk County on Sunday evening.

Charges are pending against two male juvenile students of Jeff Tech for being in possession of Weapons on School Property.