Houtzdale – A Houtzdale man is facing multiple charges after he and his four dogs caused serious injuries to a state trooper Tuesday night. According to reports, the state trooper was responding to a theft report at a Woodward Township house. That is where 45-year-old... Read More.
Clearfield - After enduring a 14-year salary freeze, the future pay for Clearfield County’s elected officials will likely be getting a boost. At a special meeting of the Clearfield County Commissioners Wednesday night, the solicitor was given authority to draft a resolution that would set... Read More.
Clearfield - A Florida man pleaded guilty to simple assault charges for threatening two Clearfield County juvenile boys with a large knife. Lawrence Township Police say 67-year-old Dennis Stiner was originally charged with 15 different counts of various offenses, including aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another... Read More.
Punxsutawney — No one was hurt when a Punxsutawney house was destroyed by fire Tuesday afternoon. Jefferson County emergency dispatchers say the fire was reported at 2pm in the 500 block of Sutton Street. The family who lived in the two-story home were reportedly able to escape... Read More.
Johnstown – A 42-year-old Clearfield woman has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison followed by three years of supervised release for federal drug crimes. Nicole Gaines was sentenced in federal court on Tuesday. According to court documents, Gaines was found guilty of conspiring to... Read More.
Clearfield – A Philipsburg man will serve 18 months to three years in state prison following his conviction in a road rage case. Police say 36-year-old Michael Welder threatened to kill a dump truck driver with a knife in Houtzdale earlier this year. Welder was found... Read More.
Clearfield - One of the three Clearfield County Commissioners is resigning in two weeks. On Tuesday, Tony Scotto announced he will resign his commissioner position effective October 10th. Scotto said an immediate opportunity has opened up for him. Just a few months ago, Scotto announced that he... Read More.
Ridgway - Elk County has reached a milestone in distributing grant money to municipalities and organizations. The Elk County Commissioners announced that $1 million in Act 13 mini grants has been awarded since 2013. The Act 13 program began in Pennsylvania in 2012, and Elk County... Read More.
DuBois – For the fourth consecutive month, the DuBois Regional Airport has seen 1,000 or more passengers use its services. It was announced at Friday’s DuBois Regional Airport Authority Board meeting that the passenger count for August 2022 was the second highest August total in... Read More.
Grassflat – State Police are investigating a suspected scam involving the attempted purchase of a dog through a fake website. A 65-year-old Clearfield County woman reportedly paid $630 for a Black Labrador Retriever through the website, “mainlabradorretrievers.com.” The Grassflat woman tried to purchase the animal on... Read More.