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  • TRIAL DATE SET FOR MAN ACCUSED OF 2015 DUBOIS KILLING

    TRIAL DATE SET FOR MAN ACCUSED OF 2015 DUBOIS KILLING

    DuBois, PA – The trial date has been set for a man accused of running over and killing a woman while she was mowing her lawn in DuBois two years ago. In August of 2015, the now 32-year-old Joshua Nelson allegedly stole a Marine Corps recruiter’s government vehicle, then struck …Read More »
  • SANDY TOWNSHIP CONSIDERING “ELDER COTTAGES”

    SANDY TOWNSHIP CONSIDERING “ELDER COTTAGES”

    DuBois, PA – Sandy Township could be on its way to allowing “elder cottages” in residents’ backyards. The Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging wants to rent out a mobile pre-fabricated tiny house to families who want to keep their elderly loved one close to home. The elder cottage would …Read More »
  • MOTORCYCLIST INJURED AFTER CRASHING INTO BACK OF PICKUP

    MOTORCYCLIST INJURED AFTER CRASHING INTO BACK OF PICKUP

    Reynoldsville, PA – A DuBois man was left with minor injuries yesterday after he reportedly crashed his motorcycle into the back of a pickup truck. Police say 55-year-old Ricky Kautz of DuBois was following too closely when he rear-ended a truck driven by 40-year-old Barry Fillman of Reynoldsville. It happened …Read More »
  • THREE TEENS INVOLVED IN CRASH NEAR PUNXSUTAWNEY

    THREE TEENS INVOLVED IN CRASH NEAR PUNXSUTAWNEY

    Punxsutawney, PA – Three teens were involved in a crash on a gravel road near Punxsutawney on Tuesday. Police say that 18-year-old Julia Hallman of Punxsutawney was driving too fast on Beyer Road Extension in her Grand Vitara SUV and lost control on a curve. Her front seat passenger, 19-year-old …Read More »
  • TWO CASES OF WHOOPING COUGH AT WEST BRANCH SCHOOL

    TWO CASES OF WHOOPING COUGH AT WEST BRANCH SCHOOL

    Morrsidale, PA – The West Branch Area School District has confirmed two cases of whooping cough within the district. The school says the first student’s forms said that the student had been vaccinated. Whooping cough, or pertussis, is highly contagious. Any sick students in any district should not go to school …Read More »
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