RAMEY - The idea of merging the Clearfield County fire departments of Houtzdale and Ramey is still alive. Members of both fire companies met recently for breakfast to discuss possible consolidation and build camaraderie. The two departments agree that joining forces would help establish a more... Read More.
KARTHAUS – Firefighters from 10 different departments in Clearfield and Centre Counties battled a house fire near Karthaus Wednesday afternoon. No injuries were reported in the blaze, but a dog in the house died. The Pine Glen Fire Chief said flames were shooting from the windows... Read More.
RIDGWAY – Two Elk County police departments have been awarded grants by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency to help purchase body-worn cameras. St. Marys’ City Police is receiving more than $158,000 to help purchase the cameras, plus provide defensive tactics and use of... Read More.
CLEARFIELD – Shortly after 2023 begins, a new regional police force will be ready to hit the streets in Clearfield and Lawrence Township. The police departments of the borough and township have been working on completing the process of consolidation during the past nine months. There... Read More.
STUMP CREEK — First responders found an 84-year-old Jefferson County woman dead at the scene of a house fire Friday night. The name of the victim has not yet been officially released. State police are investigating the cause of the fire that broke out at a... Read More.
(QUANTICO, Va.) -- An 11-year-old cancer patient was sworn in as an honorary police officer for 53 different police departments at a ceremony held Monday at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia. Devarjaye "DJ" Daniel's journey to becoming an honorary police officer started several years... Read More.
CLEARFIELD – The Clearfield Borough Council has approved and signed the charter agreement and by-laws establishing the Clearfield Regional Police Commission.
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 - More than $762,000 in grant money was awarded to 122 rural fire departments across Pennsylvania Tuesday to help protect communities from wildfires. The Volunteer Fire Assistance Grants will be given to local departments in rural areas and communities with a population less than... Read More.