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Congressman Tom Marino announces resignation

WILLIAMSPORT - Congressman Tom Marino (PA-12) has announced his resignation as U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district. "As of Jan. 23, 2019, I am officially stepping down from Congress," Marino, 66, said in a written statement released to the media on Thursday. ...

Groves sentenced to 10 to 20 years

LOCK HAVEN - Loyd W. Groves, who was found guilty of third degree murder on Dec. 3, 2018, was sentenced to 10 to 20 years in state prison for the murder of Kathy Dolan Heckel Thursday evening. Senior Judge Kenneth Brown, who presided over the case, imposed the maximum sentence set in place in ...

Winter Storm Watch issued

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for the Central Pennsylvania region, effective Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon. "Snow, heavy at times, followed by heavy mixed precipitation is possible. Total snow accumulations of 9 to 13 inches, with localized amounts ...

BREAKING: York County man arrested

RENOVO - John Edward Meyers, of Loganville, York County was arrested by the York Area Regional Police Department, the Renovo Police Department reported on social media. The department issued a warning on Wednesday that Meyers was possibly in the Renovo area after reports of a dark grey 2007 ...

Suspicious person spotted near local schools

MILL HALL - Police are on the lookout for a suspicious person who has been spotted near local schools. According to a news release, it has come to the attention of the Keystone Central School District that a male individual driving a black, Dodge Nitro with a white stripe and Pennsylvania ...

‘Active shooter’ killed by police

WATERVILLE - An hours-long standoff at Waterville ended when a man who fired at police was killed by officers, according to state police. State police troopers and other law enforcement swarmed to a cabin at Waterville - along Route 44 in the Pine Creek Valley - after shots were fired early ...

‘Roaring Speakeasy’ show Saturday at Elks canceled

LOCK HAVEN - "The Roaring Speakeasy" performance set for Saturday evening, Dec. 29, in the upstairs banquet room at the Elks Lodge 182 in downtown Lock Haven has been cancelled. Doors to the performance by The Absolutely Theatre and Fundraising group were set to open at 6:30 tonight. However, ...

Lost dog found

LOCK HAVEN - Jordy, one of two lost dogs, was found on Thursday by her owners Jessica Alvarez and Gary Vetter and taken to a vet. Both Jordy and another dog, a rottweiler named Nash, were involved in a vehicle accident along Interstate 80 near mile marker 187 approximately five miles from ...

KCSD names new super

Keystone Central School Board has announced its intent to hire Jacquelyn Martin as its new superintendent. Read more in Friday's print edition of The Express.

Police seek missing teenager

A 17 year old man last seen at a residence on Woods Avenue in Lock Haven has gone missing, according to authorities. Diego Alonzo Perez was last seen at 501 Woods Avenue, according to officials with the Bradford County Children and Youth Services. Perez is in the legal and physical ...

Snow squalls coming Wednesday

Travelers going to and from Central Pennsylvania and the entire Northeast on Wednesday could wind up battling wintry weather, according to AccuWeather.com. The Wednesday before Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel days of the year, with people going near and far to reach loved ones for ...

Up to 10 inches of snow possible

Central Pennsylvania is in the bullseye of this winter storm. The National Weather Service's latest forecast has northern Clinton, Centre, Lycoming and Sullivan counties getting 7 to 10 inches of the white stuff. That means they predict lesser amounts in the valleys, but if anything, this ...

Express closes early due to storm

The Express community newspaper office at 9 W. Main St. in downtown Lock Haven has closed early today, Thursday (Nov. 15) due to the snow storm. Emergency first responders are having a very busy day, especially in Centre County, western and northern Clinton County. There are vehicle accidents ...

Area school districts to close early due to impending snow storm

Multiple area school districts will be closing early due to a winter storm warning in effect from 10 a.m. today until 8 a.m. Nov. 16. The Jersey Shore area is on a three hour early dismissal. Keystone Central will be following its early dismissal/half-day schedule. Schools in Centre County ...

‘Winter Storm Warning’ issued

The National Weather Service has upgraded its weather alert to a "Winter Storm Warning" in effect from Thursday morning through Friday morning for Clinton and Lycoming counties and surrounding areas. "Heavy mixed precipitation is possible. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches and ice ...

Another MRSA case at Keystone

FARWELL- The Keystone Central School District issued the following public statement this morning, Wed., Nov. 14: An Important Message from Keystone Superintendent, Dr. Alan Lonoconus: Today we were made aware that a student at Renovo Elementary School has tested positive for MRSA ...

Curt’s Smokin’ Ribs hit by fire, but open

MILL HALL - A fire hit Curt's Smokin' Ribs on Wednesday, but the business remains open. Firefighters from multiple area companies were called to Curt's at 243 Pennsylvania Ave. in Bald Eagle Township, just outside of Mill Hall, for a fire at the eatery's outside pavilion. The call went out just ...

Road conditions leading to accidents

Apparent icy roads are leading to traffic accidents throughout the area today. A portion of Interstate 80/I-99 at or near the Lock Haven exit of Route 220 was closed due to a "multiple vehicle accident" some time around 9:30 a.m. or so, according to reports via the Clinton County Emergency ...

Woolrich Inc. closing historic mill

WOOLRICH – In an announcement many had speculated would come, Woolrich Inc. announced today that it's closing its woolen mill in the iconic village here. Woolrich, founded in 1830, still operates an outlet store here, but its fate remains to be seen. Woolrich was recently purchased by L-GAM ...