Cooksburg – The Cook Forest Conservancy is coordinating efforts to keep the banks of the Clarion River clear of Japanese Knotweed, an invasive nonnative plant. Japanese Knotweed spreads aggressively and degrades water quality while it out-competes native plants that would filter water, limit erosion, and provide... Read More.
Cooksburg, PA – The annual Snowman in the Forest celebration in Cook Forest State Park has been cancelled for this weekend due to potential flooding. The festival, which was supposed to be on Saturday, had many events that relied on snow laying on the ground... Read More.
Spring Creek Township, PA – A man lost a loaded gun, phone, credit card, and money that he had put into a plastic bag to try to keep it from getting wet as he was exploring the Clarion River in Elk County. The unnamed victim... Read More.
Clarion, PA – A suicidal man was safely taken into custody after a 3-hour standoff on a bridge in Clarion County yesterday. The unnamed man was preparing to jump off of the Clarion River Bridge along Interstate 80 in Monroe Township around 2:15 p.m. Thursday. I-80... Read More.
Cooksburg, PA – Just because it's winter doesn't mean you can't see animals and enjoy nature at Cook Forest and Clear Creek State Parks! There will be a free interpretive driving tour on the Clarion River Winter Wildlife Expedition on Saturday, Jan. 11, starting at... Read More.