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P.O. Box 589
Clearfield, Pa 16830

Phone 814.765.4955
Fax 814.765.7038
Email news@wokw.com

April 14, 2014


Pacific Road, in Houtzdale was closed for several hours due to an overturned oil tanker crash which occurred early Sunday.


PennDOT is reminding motorists that work will take place next week that will impact traffic on Interstate-80; as well as other roadways in and around the DuBois area.


Losses are estimated at approximately $2,500 dollars in a theft that is under investigation by Clearfield based State Police.


A HIT & RUN incident, which occurred last week, is being investigated by DuBois City Police.


The number of physicians in Pennsylvania is shrinking, and state lawmakers have introduced legislation intended to investigate this trend.


Last week, Pennsylvania lawmakers unveiled a proposal that would improve education, identification and treatment of eating disorders.

April 15, 2014

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

The American Red Cross is asking the public to donate blood at upcoming blood drives across the area.

Sandy Township Police along with the Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal determined that a fire that occurred in Treasure Lake was accidental in nature.

April 16, 2014


Philipsburg based state police report their investigation into an incident of terroristic threats at the Philipsburg Osceola Area High School Tuesday afternoon.


Tuesday, the State Budget Secretary certified that more than $779 million in gaming revenue will be available for property tax relief in 2014.


Pennsylvania State Police troopers seized over $16 million in heroin, crystal meth and other prohibited drugs in the first quarter of 2014.


DuBois based State Police are continuing the investigation of a theft from a camp located on Fire Tower Road in Huston Township, Clearfield County.


The Clearfield County District Attorney’s Office announced the capture of the latest Clearfield County “Fugitive of the Week”.


Curwensville Borough Police obtained a warrant and arrested a male individual for theft of a motor vehicle on Monday evening.

April 17, 2014

Statistics have been released by the Clearfield County Sheriffs office regarding 1st quarter 2014 license to carry concealed weapon permits.

Pennsylvanians are reminded that Monday, April 21, is the last day to register to vote for the May 20 primary election.

For the second time in as many days a bomb threat occurred at the Philipsburg Osceola Area High School.

Entry forms are now being accepted for individuals interested in running to become 2014 Fair Queen.

On Saturday April 26th, 2014 the Clearfield Borough Police in association with the DEA will hold the 8th annual Drug Take Back Initiative.

April 18 2014

The Pennsylvania Game Commission says it’s likely a controlled burn on the Scotia Barrens, part of State Game Lands 176 in Centre County, will be conducted on Monday.


Work to improve the Route 119/322 “Blinker Parkway” intersection in Sandy Township will resume on Monday.

An investigation has revealed that a 14-year old suspect in area bomb threat was also the author of the bomb-threat note.

A number of people attended Wednesday night’s meeting of the DuBois School Board at the DuBois Area Middle School to express their opinion about a discussion that took place at Monday's special budget meeting.


A structure fire destroyed a camp along Harmony Drive at Glendale Yearound at 5:30, Wednesday night.


A brush fire along Shiloh Road, Wednesday afternoon, was battled for more than 2 hours by firefighters from 14 fire companies.

April 19, 2014


Friday, the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry released its employment situation report for March 2014.


A 3-vehicle crash on SR 153, in Pine Township, took the life of a 50-year old Clearfield man Friday, around 1:45pm.