Kane - The PA Wilds Center has announced nine winners of the 2022 Champions of the PA Wilds Awards, and two of them are in the Tri-County area. The “Event of the Year Award” goes to Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney, Jefferson County. Each year,... Read More.
Saint Marys, PA -- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn joined members of the Saint Marys Snowmobile Club to highlight snowmobiling and to provide safety tips for outdoor recreation during winter months. “We at DCNR believe it is important for... Read More.
Brockway, PA – Five Brockway firefighters are now nationally certified, the Brockway Borough Council learned at its February meeting. Fire Chief Mike Hoskavich said that five firefighters passed the National Pro-Board for Firefighter 2, and a sixth will get certified soon. In addition, two junior... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA -- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn announced that grant applications are now being accepted for recreation and conservation projects in communities across Pennsylvania. “DCNR grants have a tremendous impact in helping communities with local park acquisition and improvements,... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA -- Governor Tom Wolf announced an investment of $70 million for 317 projects across Pennsylvania that will revitalize communities, create new recreational opportunities, and conserve natural spaces. “Our outdoor places are among the things that tie us all together -- a place to meet... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA -- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn reminded those who have turned to parks, forests, trails, and neighborhood green spaces throughout the pandemic of the things they can do this holiday weekend to stay safe. “Our state parks... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – State Rep. Brian Smith (R-Jefferson/Indiana) and Sen. Cris Dush (R-25) confirmed that a state grant totaling $100,000 has been awarded for the development of Polk Township Recreation Park in Polk Township, Jefferson County. “I am confident that Polk Township will properly invest... Read More.
Clearfield, PA - In light of the recent shutdown order, the Clearfield County Commissioners are pleased to offer an emergency grant to county businesses affected by the shutdown. Area dine-in restaurants, bars, gyms, fitness centers, movie theaters, bowling alleys, and other indoor recreation businesses ordered... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA -- Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn noted that during this difficult time of the pandemic, people have turned to parks, forests, trails, and neighborhood green spaces in record numbers and reminded potential visitors of the things... Read More.