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  • CLEARFIELD BOROUGH RAISES TAXES TO BALANCE BUDGET

    CLEARFIELD BOROUGH RAISES TAXES TO BALANCE BUDGET

    Clearfield, PA – Clearfield Borough residents will pay more for taxes next year. The council approved a 2-mil increase for the 2018 budget, which means the average Clearfield family will pay about $25 more. The tax increase will bring in about an extra $73,000 in revenue. Like Connect FM on …Read More »
  • MORE DRIVERS ON ROADWAYS THIS THANKSGIVING

    MORE DRIVERS ON ROADWAYS THIS THANKSGIVING

    Harrisburg, PA – We’re less than a week away from Thanksgiving, and it could be the busiest travel holiday of the year. AAA projects 50.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving, a 3.3 percent increase over last year. The 2017 holiday weekend will …Read More »
  • PAYMENTS FOR PEOPLE SCAMMED INTO SENDING MONEY VIA WESTERN UNION

    PAYMENTS FOR PEOPLE SCAMMED INTO SENDING MONEY VIA WESTERN UNION

    Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvanians who were deceived into sending payments to scam artists through Western Union’s wire transfer service can now seek restitution. There is a special fund set up to help victims. The compensation is the result of a January settlement with Western Union, which required the creation of …Read More »
  • PENN STATE DUBOIS SHOW OFF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

    PENN STATE DUBOIS SHOW OFF ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

    DuBois, PA – Students at Penn State DuBois got the chance to learn more about the latest technology that is helping people with disabilities. The Assistive Technology Fair had live demonstrations of new equipment that can make life easier, such as wheelchairs and lifts, specialized keyboards and other computer equipment, …Read More »
  • JUNIOR WILD PHEASANT HUNT TAKES PLACE FIRST TIME IN DECADES

    JUNIOR WILD PHEASANT HUNT TAKES PLACE FIRST TIME IN DECADES

    Pennsylvania – For the first time in over 20 years, Pennsylvania hunters have harvested wild pheasants. Over two picturesque Saturday mornings in November, junior hunters took to the fields of Montour and Northumberland counties to pursue pheasant roosters within the Central Susquehanna Wild Pheasant Recovery Area. This event marked the …Read More »
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