University Park, PA – Although Penn State's main campus originally had concerns about starting the spring semester remotely due to COVID-19 cases, it looks like the semester will be starting as usual in State College.Penn State satellite campuses, like Penn State DuBois, had always... Read More.
Brockway, PA - One of the highlights of the early part of each new year in Brockway is the announcement of the Man and Woman of the Year – the citizens of the year.The annual dinner event began in 1987. The Covid-19 pandemic canceled... Read More.
Sykesville, PA – A Sykesville woman was scammed out of $10,000 when a scam artist told her she had a virus on her computer.The 71-year-old woman got the computer virus on Dec. 21, and she was then directed to transfer $10,000 through a Bitcoin... Read More.
DuBois, PA – Even during a pandemic, this season is the most wonderful time of the year!It’s true, but for a lot of people (let’s face it), it’s also the most stressful time of the year... especially when you factor in the continuing struggle... Read More.
University Park, PA – Penn State warns that, depending on how COVID-19 cases are, the spring semester on main campus could start remotely.However, the satellite campuses (such as Penn State DuBois) are expected to start in-person this spring. *** University Park, PA — Penn State... Read More.
Pennsylvania - Pennsylvania's mask mandate has been lifted for schools, which now allows school districts to make their own decisions on whether or not to require students and staff to wear masks.At the beginning of November, Gov. Tom Wolf announced that the mandate would... Read More.
Pennsylvania – Schools are being required to keep the masking mandate in effect for students and staff until a decision is made about Gov. Tom Wolf's appeal against lifting the mandate early.After the original mandate had been challenged, schools were told that they could... Read More.
DuBois, PA – Hospitals, including our Penn Highlands Healthcare facilities, will be holding off on requiring COVID-19 vaccines for their employees.That's because the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services issued a memorandum stating that it will not enforce its vaccine mandate while it is... Read More.
Harrisburg, PA – Pennsylvania now ranks 5th out of all 50 states for total doses of COVID-19 vaccines administered. As of the ne statistics on Tuesday, 68.8 percent of people 18 years or older in PA are fully vaccinated. However, officials warn that cases... Read More.