DuBOIS — The Sandy Township supervisors awarded an anti-skid bid to Bucktail Excavators of St. Marys at their Monday night meeting.

DuBOIS — The Sandy Township supervisors approved a zoning map change for the property of Lillian E. Marley in the Shaffer Road area, adjacent to the property of Marley and of the First Baptist…

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 — Considering it took two overtimes to decide the winner the first time Brookville and DuBois Central Catholic met in boys’ soccer, it wasn’t a surprise that the rematch was a hard-fought 1-0 finish.

With just two games remaining in the regular season, Tri-County Area teams enter Week 8, some looking to continue their strong seasons, while others look to end the year on a high note after t…


DuBOIS — The DuBois volleyball team swept cross-town foe DuBois Central Catholic, 25-9, 25-15, 25-23 in the Lady Cardinals’ annual Pink Game Tuesday night at the Varischetti Sports Complex.

DuBOIS — For the fourth time in as many years, St. Marys has won the District 9 Class AA Team Tennis title, as the Lady Dutch defeated Punxsutawney 5-0 Tuesday afternoon at DuBois Area High School.


DuBOIS — After falling behind 1-0, DuBois Central Catholic score five unanswered goals on their way to a 5-2 victory over visiting Redbank Valley despite less than ideal weather and field cond…

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.

It’s autumn, and the markets are filled with a harvest of carrots, parsnips beets and turnips, loaded with fiber and vitamin C. But how do you eat these rich root vegetables? Chef Jeffory McLean, of the New York Wine and Culinary Institute, offers some tips on buying and preparing seasonal root vegetables, just in time for comfort food.

It’s said that a positive attitude is essential to health and wellness. Keeping a positive attitude in the face of great obstacles — tragedy, anger, violence, illness or hardship — is life’s toughest challenge. Hank Commodore has a simple, unfailing solution: Humble yourself with wisdom, and practice love and kindness to humankind.

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Leading human rights and journalists' organizations are urging Turkey to ask the United Nations to launch an investigation into the disappearance and "possible extrajudicial execution" of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.