DuBois - At the DuBois Area School Board meeting Thursday night, the board unanimously voted to approve hiring Lauren McLaughlin as Vice Principal of the DuBois Area High School. McLaughlin’s official start date is Monday, September 26. The board also approved purchasing a truck cab and... Read More.
DuBois - At the Sandy Township Supervisors meeting Monday night, the board voted to approve the demolition of four houses in the township. The properties will receive a notice to repair, vacate, or demolish the buildings before the end of December or the township may... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- In a March 3, 2021, school board meeting, Uvalde police chief Pete Arredondo, raised concerns about security issues in schools. Uvalde school board officials unanimously voted Wednesday to fire Pete Arredondo, the school district's police chief, exactly three months after the school... Read More.
Clearfield – A deal has been made with prison guards at the Clearfield County Jail. The County Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a tentative four-year contract which covers 28 prison employees and will run to the end of 2025. Terms of the agreement includes wage... Read More.
DuBois - The DuBois Area School Board met Thursday evening and voted to approve a construction bid and service agreement. The Board unanimously voted to approve approximately $46,000 to BCS Construction for self-leveling underlayment as a part of the DuBois Area High School flooring project. In... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously Wednesday to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products. The ban, which goes into effect Jan. 1, 2023, ends the sale of flavored e-cigarettes, menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars. The ordinance does not ban the possession... Read More.
(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) -- California water officials unanimously struck down a $1.4 billion plan to build a seaside desalination plant amid a water crisis sparked by megadrought and climate change. The California Coastal Commission, which is responsible for protecting the state's shores, voted Thursday to deny... Read More.
(SAN JOSE, Calif.) -- The San Jose City Council voted unanimously to approve an ordinance that would ban so-called ghost guns in the city. The ordinance prohibits the possession, manufacturing, sale, assembly, transfer, receiving and distribution of firearms, as well as related components, that are... Read More.
(CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.) -- Nearly four years after white supremacists marched through Charlottesville, Virginia, protesting a proposal to take down a Confederate statue, city leaders have unanimously voted to remove the Robert E. Lee monument -- and another. The Charlottesville City Council voted Monday night to... Read More.