RIDGWAY — A whirlwind of community-wide discussion surrounds the fate of Ridgway’s skatepark, causing some of its founding members to stand up…
REYNOLDSVILLE — Reynoldsville Borough Council approved an ordinance at the April meeting that allows residents to use borough streets and alle…
DuBOIS — New administrative Jeff Tech Director Barry Fillman shared some of his goals of the school with members of the DuBois Area School Boa…
BROOKVILLE — The remains of a woman who had been missing since she jumped from a moving car last year were found Wednesday.
NEW BETHLEHEM – During the regular meeting of the Redbank Valley School Board on Wednesday, April 7, the eight school directors present voted unanimously to place high school teacher Jessica Minich on paid administrative leave.
DuBOIS — The DuBois City Council helped a business entrepreneur clear the “last hurdle” in his bid to open a restaurant and microbrewery at 208 W. Long Ave.
PUNXSUTAWNEY — A 14-year-old girl is facing charges after police were called to the Punxsutawney Area High School for a report of a bomb threat Monday.
RIDGWAY — A whirlwind of community-wide discussion surrounds the fate of Ridgway’s skatepark, causing some of its founding members to stand up to try to protect the ground where two professional BMX bike riders came up and several other young people continue to hone their skills.
BROOKVILLE — Brookville may be getting a new 49 room hotel. At the annual Brookville Area Chamber of Commerce meeting April 8, board president Jolynn Cook said that a Cobblestone Hotel is planned for the Hazen interchange on I-80.
DuBOIS — Penn Highlands Healthcare announced Thursday that it has completed the last phase in a system-wide restructuring process by adjusting its workforce at its Brookville and DuBois campuses. In the previous two months, similar layoffs were completed in Clearfield and St. Marys to help stem financial losses and right-size facilities in the wake of reduced inpatient volumes and decreased revenue.
ST. MARYS — Charter Foods North LLC was given the exception and variance it needed to proceed in designing a Taco Bell with a drive-through for 911 South St. Marys St., on the Million Dollar Highway.
CLARION — Toni Forsythe, a protective services investigator and care manager with the Clarion Area Agency on Aging received the Pennsylvania Protective Services Advocacy Award for commitment and collaboration with others in protecting older adults Wednesday in State College.
TRANSFER, Pa. (AP) — Township police and the county coroner were investigating after two men were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide at a home in northwestern Pennsylvania.
WYOMING, Pa. (AP) — State police in northeastern Pennsylvania say authorities in Alabama have found a body believed to be that of a man being …
READING, Pa. (AP) — Trial has begun for the second of three men charged in a stabbing death in eastern Pennsylvania more than three years ago.
CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania woman sentenced to life in prison more than four decades ago in a fatal arson case has been grante…
The former Pizza Hut building on Liberty Boulevard in DuBois is being torn down. The DuBois City council has already approved a land development plan by Auto Zone for the site. Bryan Ellenberger, of Ellenberger Construction & Demolition, Rockton, operates an excavator Friday as demolition begins on the building, which has sat empty since April 2009. (Video by Paul A. Wilson)
John Stroup receives Citizen of the Year award at the Annual Clarion Chamber of Business and Industry Awards dinner on Saturday, March 14, 2015. The Chamber also awarded the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award and the Volunteer of the Year Award as well as several others. Story can be found in today's Tri-County Sunday (March 15). (Video from Ron Wilshire)
Sandy Stom and Dan Minns, both certified Zumba instructors in the DuBois area, took turns leading a free class today (Saturday) at the DuBois Mall. This is just one of many events taking place there today as part of the American Cancer Society's Community For A Cure event. Relay for Life teams have tables set up with an array of items, along dancing, a fashion show, a cupcake decorating demonstration and Chalk Talk. The event will continue until 6 p.m.
During the Greater DuBois Area Chamber of Commerce "Chamber Bash" the DuBois Jaycees presented its Distinguished Service Award. Recipient Marianne Konior was surprised to received the award and doubly surprised to see her family. Read all about the Chamber event and other award winners in today's Tri-County Sunday.
Firefighters from Sandy Township responded Monday morning to a call of smoke in a structure along Route 219 south of DuBois near Sandy's Angels Child Care. Preliminary reports at the scene indicate a furnace overheated. Crews set up fans to remove the smoke.