MADISON TWP. – Three local residents are facing charges after they were accused of committing Medicaid fraud between September 2017 and July 2019 in Madison Township (Clarion County).

NEW BETHLEHEM – Peanut Butter Festival plans and the election of a new board president dominated the discussion at last Thursday’s meeting of the Redbank Valley Chamber of Commerce.

EAST BRADY – While the full, multi-day East Brady Area Riverfest was another casualty of the COVID-19 pandemic, East Brady will still mark the festival weekend with a bang.

HARRISBURG – The number of COVID-19 cases in the area continues to rise, as area counties took a big jump over the past week.

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