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MAHAFFEY — Underneath a “No Dumping by orders of the Clearfield County Solid Waste Authority” sign along Cecil Hurd Highway/state Route 36 in Bell Township, volunteers were busy Monday afterno…

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We looked into the crystal ball at all the upcoming games in the FCS to get a playoff projection and ran into chaos even before this week's games.

CLEARFIELD — Daniel Walton, 21, of DuBois who broke into a home on Linden Avenue, DuBois turned on the gas and threatened to blow up the home and was sentenced to serve a total of three to 15 years in state prison by Judge Paul Cherry last week at a session of special sentencing court.

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings Friday.

CLEARFIELD — Jason Merritts, 37, of Park Avenue Extension, Clearfield, who is accused of participating in a drug ring responsible for distributing $1.5 million worth of crystal methamphetamine…

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings Friday.

President Judge Fredric J. Ammerman heard the following cases at sentencing court for the month of September:

BROOKVILLE — Not at all surprising, the team that wound up scoring last in Monday’s District 9 Class 2A boys soccer playoff opener was going to earn a trip to Bradford Wednesday.

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KERSEY — The Elk County Catholic girls soccer team used a pair of first-half goals by senior Maddie Kear to knock off Forest Area, 2-1, Monday in a District 9 Class A quarterfinal game at Ange…

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DuBOIS — DuBois Central Catholic used their strong defensive front, along with timely saves from goalkeeper Tyler McIntosh to secure a 2-0 victory over visiting Northern Potter in the quarterf…

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KANE — The DuBois Area Middle School cross country teams traveled to Kane Saturday to compete in Northwestern Pennsylvania Middle School Cross Country Championships — an event also used to det…

BROCKWAY — Brockway jumped out to a 3-0 lead on the way to a 5-1 victory over Elk County Catholic at Frank Varischetti Field Thursday night.

DORADO, Puerto Rico (AP) — Thousands of Puerto Ricans have been forced to drain their savings, close their businesses, or resign themselves to living with structural damage as they fight insurance companies over millions of dollars' worth of claims that have gone unanswered or unpaid more th…

When Rob Cooney reached Freeport Beach in Pennsylvania after swimming 24 miles from Long Point, Ontario, in 13 hours and 32 minutes, he was greeted with applause from more than 200 people who were thrilled to see him become just the 21st person since 1989 to complete the rugged Lake Erie test.

Like many people, Michael Wojcik was on a daily medication he didn’t really want to take — and would often forget to take — because he felt fine. Wojcik's cholesterol numbers would rise and fall, but in any case were dangerously high. The medication was, for all intents and purposes, supposed to keep him alive.

It’s right around the corner. That’s right — flu season. And like clockwork, the familiar muscle aches, coughs, chills, headaches, runny noses, sneezes and sore throats return, too. With the kids back in school, there’s also a much greater chance that they could catch a bug and bring it home to share with the rest of the family.

During the first Florida gubernatorial debate between Republican former U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis and Democratic Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, DeSantis repeatedly said Gillum presides over a city that has the highest crime rate in the state. Crime statistics show that claim to be incorrect. …

ISTANBUL (AP) — Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who wrote critically of the kingdom's policies and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. Turkish officials say a 15-men team tortured, killed and dismembered the writer, whil…