BROCKWAY — State Rep. Cris Dush and challenger Kerith Strano Taylor got a chance to meet some future voters in Brockway Area Junior-Senior High School’s auditorium Thursday.

A small but potent surface low will move through the state today bringing blustery conditions and unseasonably cold weather today and tomorrow. A prolonged period of dry weather will slowly moderating temperatures is in store.


DuBOIS — Tuesday’s inclement weather wiped out most of the area’s sports action, but the Elk County Catholic and DuBois Central Catholic baseball teams were able to sneak in their game at City Park despite the cold and snow.


BROCKWAY — Some athletes make an early splash, while others are considered to be “late bloomers” when it comes to their high school sports career.

ALTOONA — Powered by the left arm of pitcher Sarah Snyder and an offense that pounded out 16 hits, the DuBois softball team won its third straight game Thursday by hammering Altoona, 14-0, in …

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — When Angela Merkel was re-elected as Germany's leader in March, the way looked open for European nations to finally patch the remaining cracks in the euro — the structural flaws that threatened to break apart the shared currency in 2010-12.

The sun is shining today here in Chicago as I write this the second week of April, but the first real taste of spring is still at least a day away. The longest winter in my lifetime — that I can recall, anyway — is forecast to finally meet its demise tomorrow (April 11); which isn't actually tomorrow anymore, because if you are reading this online it is probably the third week of April, and if you're just now cracking open the hard copy of your Spring 2018 issue of Community Health it is quite possibly May.

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers turned to their star witness in the comedian's sexual assault retrial, countering the harrowing accounts of a half-dozen accusers with a woman who says chief accuser Andrea Constand mused about framing a celebrity in hopes of a big payday.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prince was found dead of an accidental overdose of the powerful painkiller fentanyl on April 21, 2016. Several key people had contact with Prince before his death, and were involved in the investigation that followed. Here are some of the key names in the case:

BERLIN (AP) — A nationalist councilwoman in Berlin has been ridiculed online for proposing to close one of the city's most famous techno clubs because of its long opening hours as well as partygoers' drug consumption and lascivious behavior on the dance floor.