CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield County Jail Warden David Gallagher says the creation of a new lieutenant position will help fill the need for crucial leadership. The Clearfield County Salary Board approved the creation of the position Tuesday. Gallagher reported that the new lieutenant will oversee the... Read More.
DuBois – Amserv DuSan will be the contracted ambulance service to the consolidated DuBois City and Sandy Township. At last night's Consolidation Committee meeting, a Request for Proposal was approved. The contract will go into effect January 1st. Under the agreement, Amserv DuSan will provide the personnel,... Read More.
Sandy Township - At the Sandy Township Supervisors meeting Monday night, the Supervisors unanimously approved North Point Fire Department’s request for Quick Response Service (QRS) status. Having QRS status would allow North Point to be dispatched to medical emergencies such as cardiac arrest, stroke and... Read More.
Harrisburg - A bill pending Senate approval in Harrisburg would help Pennsylvania’s volunteer fire and emergency medical services organizations in recruiting and retaining personnel. Legislation which passed in the State House a few weeks ago would provide $1,000 in tuition assistance each year for full-time... Read More.
Harrisburg - Small, veteran-owned businesses in Pennsylvania may soon have a special contracting opportunity restored. Prior to 2015, veteran owned, small businesses in the state were given prime contracting opportunities through the Department of General Services’ Small Diverse Business program. Governor Tom Wolf’s administration eliminated that... Read More.
Brockway – The construction of a new multi-purpose gymnasium building with a nearly $1.9 million price tag has been approved by the Brockway Area School Board. The new structure will connect to the existing multi-purpose room through a breezeway. It will be used for sports practices... Read More.
DuBois - Employees at the DuBois Regional Airport will be receiving an increase in pay. The Clearfield-Jefferson Counties Airport Authority recently met and discussed the current struggles with a labor shortage, and then approved an increase in wages. According to the DuBois Regional Airport Manager, Bob... Read More.
DuBois - The DuBois City and Sandy Township Joint 10 Person Committee met Monday night and voted to move 11 items forward to the consultants. This move was approved by a 9-1 vote. City Manager Herm Suplizio and Sandy Township Manager Shawn Arbaugh both commented on... Read More.
DuBois - At the DuBois Area School Board meeting Thursday night, the board held both its work session and voting meetings. The board voted to approve a new 9 foot stainless steel dump body for a current dump truck that the district owns. These trucks are... Read More.