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3/22/17 — Minor injuries were reported in a single vehicle crash that occurred in Bloom Township, Clearfield County on Monday afternoon.

3/22/17 — Sewer overflow and infiltrations issues were discussed at Tuesday's Lawrence Township Supervisors meeting.

3/22/17 — A Dubois man was sentenced to serve time in the Clearfield County Jail on charges related to the sale of drugs.

3/21/17 — The woman accused of dozens of incidents of theft by deception related to Crown Crest Cemetery was sentenced in Clearfield County Court Tuesday.

3/21/17 — One of the individuals accused of participating in a string of Sandy Township camp burglaries that occurred in August of 2016 was sentenced to State Prison.

3/21/17 — The two individuals involved in a shooting that occurred at a laundry mat in Clearfield in September of 2016 were sentenced in Clearfield County Court Tuesday.

3/21/17 — Kindergarten registration is currently under way for the Clearfield Area School District.

3/21/17 — The Clearfield County District Attorney’s Office announced details regarding the latest Clearfield County “Fugitive of the Week”.

3/21/17 — The Sandy Township Police are investigating a scam that occurred on Friday.

3/21/17 — The Clearfield Revitalization Corporation (CRC) Shoot & Share photo contest is encouraging local photographers, amateur and professional alike, to submit one or two of their photos to the Shoot & Share photo contest.

3/20/17 — Area residents are invited to take part in a special “telephone town hall” meeting Tuesday, March 21st.

3/20/17 — A routine traffic stop, Saturday, has resulted in a DuBois male being taken to the Clearfield County Jail.

3/20/17 — A retail theft in Saint Marys Sunday is being investigated by State Police at Ridgway.

3/20/17 — Saturday, around 1:18am, the City of DuBois Police Department conducted a traffic stop on a green Jeep Patriot, for a traffic violation, at the intersection of New Street and DuBois Street.  

03/19/17 --- Professionals who are searching for jobs with area companies are invited to attend a career fair later this month.

03/19/17 --- Several state representatives have unveiled a new program to find additional ways the state can save money.

03/19/17 --- The commonwealth's deer harvest was up during the 2016-2017 hunting seasons.

3/18/17 — Friday, a list of JC Penney stores that are being closed was announced by the company.

3/18/17 — Friday, a pursuit between Indiana based State Police and an Indiana man resulted in the suspect facing aggravated assault charges.

3/18/17 — Indiana based State Police are asking for the public’s assistance in an on-going investigation which took place along Waylin Way, in West Wheatfield Township, Indiana County, in February.

3/18/17 — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is notifying area drivers that weight limits have been lowered on a Route 1006 (Goshen Road) bridge in Clearfield County.

3/17/17 — State Police at Ridgway report their investigation of a 2-vehicle crash in Fox Township, Thursday morning.

3/17/17 — Thursday, PennDOT, Law Enforcement, the Pennsylvania DUI Association, the Clearfield County DUI Task Force, and the Clearfield Borough Police Department held a media event during an impaired driver training.  

3/17/17 — By a broad bipartisan vote of 147-39, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed legislation that would expand the state’s successful tax credit educational opportunity scholarships.

3/16/17 — The Pennsylvania Fire Marshall along with the Friendship Hose and Fire Department investigated a structure fire that occurred on Wednesday afternoon in Falls Creek Borough, Jefferson County.

3/16/17 — State Police responded to a fatal crash that occurred on I-80 in Washington Township, Jefferson county Wednesday Night.

3/16/17 — Two individuals accused of selling stolen copper wire to a Lawrence Township recycling business waived their rights to a preliminary hearing during Centralized Court Wednesday.

3/16/17 — A New York man facing charges of Open Lewdness, Disorderly Conduct, and Indecent Exposure related to an incident at the South 2nd Street McDonalds in Lawrence Township, had his charged held to trial, during Centralized Court.

3/16/17 — One of the individuals involved in the assault of an infant waived their right to a preliminary hearing during Centralized Court Wednesday.

3/15/17 — Applications are being accepted for federal grants to help Pennsylvania’s rural communities better guard against the threat of fires in forested, undeveloped, and unprotected areas.

3/15/17 — There will be an electronics collection event on Saturday March 25th at the Clearfield County Jail.

3/14/17 — The Clearfield County Fair Board has released the Main Stage entertainment lineup for the 157th Clearfield County fair which runs July 30th through August 5th.

3/14/17 — State Police arrested a male for possession of Drugs and Paraphernalia following a routine traffic stop on I-80 Monday evening in Sandy Township, Clearfield County.

3/14/17 — The Pennsylvania Fire Marshall along with the Mahaffey Fire Department responded to a fire that occurred at a private residence located on the Burnside-McGee Highway in Bell Township, Clearfield County on Friday.

3/14/17 — Irvin Park was discussed at Monday's Curwensville Borough Council meeting.

3/14/17 — The Clearfield Borough police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a wanted person identified as 33 year old John Lewis Irwin.

3/13/17 — David Carl Levenduski, 37, of Penfield, has been charged for assaulting a man March 4 at the Penfield Fireman’s Grange.

3/13/17 — Two former Penn State University administrators pleaded guilty Monday to misdemeanor child endangerment for their roles in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation case.

3/13/17 — A 19-year old teen and a 20-year old male were cited for underage drinking in an incident that took place early Saturday morning.

3/13/17 — A single-vehicle crash, along Tyrone Pike, was investigated by State Police at Philipsburg, last week.

3/13/17 — A routine traffic stop early Sunday morning resulted in charges being filed against a 20-year old State College male.

03/12/17 –- Several Pennsylvania State Senators have introduced legislation to make it more difficult for the General Assembly to raise taxes.]

3/11/17 — An investigation is underway of a 49-year old Julian man who is being accused of unlawful contact of a minor.

3/11/17 — The Pennsylvania State Police recently partnered with law enforcement agencies from five states to take part in the 6-State Trooper Project, a three-day enforcement campaign focused on stopping the flow of illegal drugs into local communities.

3/11/17 — The Centre County District Attorney announced that, Thursday, the Centre County Court of Common Pleas denied accused child abuser Jalene McClure’s request for bail while her appeal in a related matter is pending in Superior Court.

3/11/17 — The start of the 2017 fishing season kicks off March 25 with the first of two Mentored Youth Trout Days.

-Click here for more info about Youth Days-

3/10/17 — Construction for a Route 219 (Colonel Drake Highway) bridge, spanning Whiskey Run near the village of McGees Mills, Bell Township, is scheduled to begin soon as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT) Rapid Bridge Replacement Project.

3/10/17 — Residents were reminded, at Thursday's Clearfield Borough Council committee meeting, to check their smoke detectors when they turn their clocks ahead this weekend.

3/10/17 — With winter weather moving back through the area, motorists should take precautions to ensure a safe travels.

3/9/17 — A 29 year old Westover man will stand trial on charges related to a domestic incident that occurred in the parking lot of the La Jose Hotel in the early morning hours March 4th.

3/9/17 — State Police announced that they have filed charges against a Dubois man regarding a May 2016 arson in Reynoldsville.

3/9/17 — The Clearfield County Recreation and Tourism Authority named new staff members at Wednesdays meeting.

3/8/17 — State Police in Clarion arrested four wanted individuals following a traffic stop that occurred on Friday in Clarion Borough, Clarion County.

3/8/17 — Another rumor regarding the proposed Clearfield Borough and Lawrence Township consolidation was dispelled at Tuesday's Lawrence Township Supervisors meeting.

3/8/17 — A former SCI Benner inmate has been charged for allegedly assaulting a corrections officer at the facility.

3/7/17 — At the work session for the Clearfield County commissioners on Tuesday, it was approved that the Clearfield County 911 service be allowed to apply for a grant that will potentially save roughly $500,000 over time, by regionalizing the phone service and systems throughout the region.

3/7/17 — Multiple charges have been brought against a couple from Osceola Mills after it was discovered that their three week old infant was being abused.

3/7/17 — Injuries of unknown severity were sustained by a Reynoldsville man following a crash that occurred in Sandy Township on Friday. The crash occurred when a 36 year old Reynoldsville man ran the blinker light intersection and into the path of a truck being driven by a 33 year old Sykesville man.

3/6/17 — Severe injuries were reported following a single vehicle crash that occurred on I-99 in Worth Township Centre County on Saturday.

3/6/17 — Decatur Township Police have filed charges of acquiring or obtaining possession of a controlled substance by misrepresentation, theft, receiving stolen property, possession of a controlled substance and forgery against Effie A. Marty, 44 of Brisbin for allegedly altering a prescription to increase her dosage of hydrocodone.

3/6/17 — A DuBois woman accused of having sex with a 15-year-old boy waived her right to a preliminary hearing Friday.

3/6/17 — Samantha Bish of DuBois who is facing drug charges for having a meth lab in her residence waived her right to a preliminary hearing Friday.

3/6/17 — A 3-vehilce pileup in Fox Township was investigated by State Police at Ridgway, Friday afternoon.

3/05/17 — Decatur Township Police have filed charges against a Brisbin woman for allegedly altering a prescription to increase her dosage of hydrocodone.

3/05/17 — A Michigan pair accused of passing counterfiet money in Sandy Township have waived their rights to preliminary hearings.

3/05/17 — The Pennsylvania Department of State filed disciplinary actions against 132 licensed or commissioned professionals and notaries public during the month of January.

3/4/17 — Indiana based State Police report their investigation of a theft in Clymer Borough, Indiana County, sometime between December 21st, 2016t and February 13th of this year.

3/4/17 — Interstate-80 between Exit 133, in Kylertown and Exit 144, in Snow Shoe was re-opened just before 4:30pm, Friday; nearly 5 hours after being closed for a 25-vehicle collision.

3/4/17 — Lawrence Township Police report filing charges against a Clearfield resident and a man from Muncy after an incident Wednesday involving pipe bombs.

3/4/17 — Clearfield Based State Police report their investigation into an alleged assault of a three week old infant in Osceola Mills.

3/3/17 — A 22 year old female from Curwensville, who was attending Clarion University, died on Wednesday following an accidental shooting that occurred in Washington Township, Clarion County near the Lake Lucy area.

3/3/17 — Replacement work on a Route 322 bridge near Philipsburg will start on Monday.

3/3/17 — With the approach of warmer temperatures and the motorcycle riding season in Pennsylvania, PennDOT urges riders of all ages to prepare by taking a free motorcycle training course.

3/2/17 — A junior firefighter died as a result as of a trash fire related accident that occurred on Tuesday night.

3/2/17 — The Lawrence Township Police Department announce that they will join the Pennsylvania State Police and over 200 municipal agencies to conduct the second target aggressive driving enforcement wave, which will run from March 20th through April 30th.

3/2/17 — Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is slated to invest more than $2 billion in roadway maintenance and highway and bridge capital projects over the next 10 years through its new Road Maintenance and Preservation program.

3/1/17 — A 26 year old Male was arrested on Saturday following an incident of simple assault that occurred at a private residence along SR 219 in Snyder Township, Jefferson County.

3/1/17 — At the Clearfield Area School District's board meeting Monday night, board member Mary Ann Jackson reported on meeting with the Clearfield-Jefferson Drug and Alcohol Commission and said they would like to set up an informational session for parents and other adults on what to look for in regards to drug and alcohol abuse in students.  

3/1/17 — After deliberating for nearly five and a half hours Tuesday, a Clearfield County Jury announced it had deadlocked and could not reach a verdict in the case against Isaiah Hall, accused of participating in the Houtzdale prison riot.

3/1/17 — Construction for a Route 219 (Colonel Drake Highway) bridge, spanning Whiskey Run near the village of McGees Mills, Bell Township, is scheduled to begin soon as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT) Rapid Bridge Replacement Project.