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  • MOTORCYCLE CLUB RAISES FUNDS FOR MADDOX, BOY BATTLING CANCER

    MOTORCYCLE CLUB RAISES FUNDS FOR MADDOX, BOY BATTLING CANCER

    DuBois, PA – Next week, a boy from DuBois who is battling cancer will be making the trip of a lifetime to a place where he was born but doesn’t remember: Hawaii. 13-year-old Maddox Hyde has been fighting neuroblastoma since he was 6, and he says it’s his dream to …Read More »
  • MAN ARRESTED FOR RAPE OF TWO CHILDREN FROM 2010 TO 2015

    MAN ARRESTED FOR RAPE OF TWO CHILDREN FROM 2010 TO 2015

    Punxsutawney, PA – A Lycoming County man was arrested for the rape of two children over the course of five years, from 2010 to 2015. It started when the two girls, now 14, were 7 years old and continued until they were 12. 50-year-old John Defluri of Montgomery, PA, was …Read More »
  • 70-YEAR-OLD DUBOIS WOMAN CHARGED WITH SELLING MARIJUANA

    70-YEAR-OLD DUBOIS WOMAN CHARGED WITH SELLING MARIJUANA

    DuBois, PA – A 70-year-old DuBois woman has been charged for selling marijuana. Laurel Poulson is facing felony drug charges after she allegedly sold marijuana to a confidential informant in January. The confidential informant started the deal with 21-year-old Hazen McCartney, who was going to buy marijuana from Poulson. The …Read More »
  • WOMAN INJURED AFTER CRASHING DURING MEDICAL EMERGENCY

    WOMAN INJURED AFTER CRASHING DURING MEDICAL EMERGENCY

    Jones Township, PA – An Elk County woman crashed her SUV when she had a medical emergency while driving. 54-year-old Melissa Brawand of Wilcox reportedly ran off of a road in Jones Township on Sunday and struck a tree. The SUV flipped onto its roof, and Brawand had to be …Read More »
  • PA TOLL-FREE ADDICTION HOTLINE HAS HELPED THOUSANDS

    PA TOLL-FREE ADDICTION HOTLINE HAS HELPED THOUSANDS

    Harrisburg, PA – It’s been about a year since Gov. Tom Wolf launched a toll-free hotline for addicts to get treatment, and officials say it’s been a success in getting people the help they need. Since last November, the hotline had more than 15,500 calls. About half of those calls …Read More »
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