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Hawk Run man will face murder charges in court

CLEARFIELD — Dustin Thomas, 27, of Hawk Run, who is accused of murdering Brett Michael Bamat, 36, of Philipsburg at a residence in M… Read more

Habitat for Humanity project heats up

DuBOIS — It will be a while before the Ellis family, of DuBois, is able to move in on South Main Street, but the house Habitat for H… Read more

Clearfield proposes 2-mill tax increase

CLEARFIELD — For the first time in more than a decade, Clearfield Borough Council will be raising real estate taxes by two mills. Read more

TLPOA dredging project price tag high

DuBOIS — Dredging numerous coves and a portion of Treasure Lake is going to cost more than expected. Read more

Area residents get a head start on holiday festivities in DuBois

DuBOIS — It wasn’t too early for turkey and all the trimmings Thursday. Read more


Clarion, Chestnut Ridge set to tangle

WINDBER — Fresh off a hard-fought 28-21 win over three-time defending district champ Kane Friday in the D-9 Class AA title game, the… Read more

Tide, Elkers to battle for D-9 A title

DuBOIS — The Curwensville and Ridgway football teams cruised through the District 9 Class A semifinals of the District 9 Class A tou… Read more

Sports in brief

CUP falls to Bloomsburg, 31-15 Read more


Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were: Read more

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 2 Evening' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 2 Evening" game were: Read more

Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 5 Evening' game

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Pennsylvania Lottery's "Pick 5 Evening" game were: Read more


Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: Read more

Franken tells woman in letter he's 'ashamed' of himself

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Al Franken has written a letter to the woman who accused him of forcibly kissing and groping her, saying he i… Read more

Fighting scandal, Moore stands with homophobic supporters

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A smiling Roy Moore stood shoulder to shoulder with his fiercest religious allies. Read more


Holiday Ball

Final preparations for the upcoming Penn Highlands DuBois Auxiliary Charity Ball are in the works. The ball will be on Dec 2 at the … Read more

DCC coaches finalize plans for "Black Friday" alumni games and reception

DuBOIS — Plans for the 2017 DCC Alumni Basketball Event are being finalized, according to Dom Varacallo, head coach of the Cardinals… Read more

DuBois native wins Face the Music Battle of the Bands contest

PITTSBURGH — DuBois native and DuBois Area High School graduate Chase Barron and his band, Chase and the Barons, won the Face the Mu… Read more


Another's Opinion

There is precious little good news to report in the unrelenting opioid addiction crisis. So victories, when they occur, must be celebrated. Read more

State Editorial

While employed at Penn State, former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, despite his lofty athletic position, was but a speck w… Read more

Can we sneak in an Indian Summer?

I’m looking at the calendar this morning and the date is Nov. 13. According to folks in the know, Indian summer should be along shortly. Read more


Lawmakers say $100 billion in disaster aid still not enough

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has sent Congress a $44 billion disaster aid request that's already under attack from lawmakers fr… Read more

Climate meeting goes all night, ends after financing talks

BONN, Germany (AP) — Negotiators worked through the night on the technical details of the Paris climate accord before two weeks of g… Read more

Nevada wants to use untried execution drugs that pose risks

FILE - This undated Nevada Department of Corrections file photo shows death row inmate Scott Raymond Dozier, who was convicted in 20… Read more

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