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Damaging wind, large hail possible

Central Pennsylvania could see damaging winds of 60 miles perhour or greater, and large hail exceeding 1 inch in diameter this afternoon and evening, the National Weather Service says. Strong to severe thunderstorms with gusty winds and hail are possible also Monday afternoon. The NWS ...

Businesswoman charged

BEECH CREEK - A long-time local businesswoman has been charged with failing to pay sales and employer taxes of more than $100,000. Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro announced that criminal charges have been filed against Donna Bittner, owner of the popular Beech Creek Furst ...

Parade, event Wednesday honor Keystone ball team

LOCK HAVEN - The Keystone Intermediate Division baseball team will be featured in a parade through Lock Haven and Mill Hall around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. The team in the 13-year-olds division won the 2017 State Championship Monday night and will come through the local communities with a fire ...

Keystone games moved to Saturday

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT - The two championship games set for tonight at Volunteer Stadium involving the Keystone All Star 8-10 and 9-11 age group teams have been rescheduled to Saturday due to the heavy rain today. These are district title games. The 8-10 game will be held at 10 a.m. ...

KC district: Beware of imposter

MILL HALL - The Keystone Central School District has been made aware that an individual posing as a KCSD employee knocked on the door of one of its students in the area and said they were there to check homework. No individual from Keystone is conducting such visits. State Police have ...

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Property tax measure heading to Pa. referendum

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania voters will have the chance to decide whether to amend the state constitution in what lawmakers call an effort to allow more significant residential property tax reductions. The Senate voted 46-2 on Tuesday, clearing the way for the question to appear on ...

No closings, mergers recommended for state-owned colleges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Consultants hired to review Pennsylvania's financially strapped state-owned university system - including Lock Haven University - are not recommending any of the 14 campuses be closed or merged. The National Center for Higher Education Management Systems is sharing its ...

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Jacob Heisey, left, owner of the burning cattle barn on River Road, South Avis, and Brett Bowes, a local farmer, walk across the field as the barn is consumed by flames.

Cattle saved from inferno; barn destroyed

SOUTH AVIS - Flames were shooting high into the sky and smoke could be seen for miles when Jacob Heisey and his three sons arrived at their cattle barn on River Road and opened the pens to free 72 head of cattle from the inferno. Many of the cattle suffered burns as the fire dropped onto them ...

Downpour moves tonight’s park concert to Elks

LOCK HAVEN - Tonight's free concert by Nick Fiasco will move indoors, from Triangle Park to the Elks club at 216 E. Main St. The music starts at 6 p.m. Billed throughout the tri-state area as "the fabulous voice of class, romance and swing," Nick Fiasco will entertain with hits from his ...

Lock Haven woman killed in crash; Loganton man seriously injured

CLEARFIELD - A Lock Haven woman was killed in what state police are calling a DUI crash on Sunday evening on Route 53, Woodward Township, Clearfield County. Mary Teresa Caprio, 70, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash by Medical Command. Caprio was a passenger in a 1957 ...

Repasz Band concert tonight moved to the Elks

Tonight's Triangle Park concert has been moved to the Elks club at 216 E. Main St., Lock Haven. The Repasz Band will present a free concert from 7 to 8 p.m., as part of the Lock Haven Summer Concert Series. The Repasz Band, of Williamsport, is the oldest non-military band in continuous ...

Lindy Sisters concert tonight moves indoors

LOCK HAVEN - The Lindy Sisters have returned to Lock Haven and will sing their swingin' sentimental selections tonight at 6 p.m. The concert, originally scheduled for Triangle Park, will be held inside the Elks club at 216 E. Main St., due to the weather. Lynette, Loralie and Linda Lou have a ...

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Man, 21, killed in ATV crash

LOGANTON - A 21-year-old man from Lamar was killed on Mount Rainsares Road in Greene Township, Clinton County, on Wednesday night following an ATV crash, state police said. The identification of the victim had not been released as of 2 p.m. Thursday pending notification of next of ...

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Medical marijuana license granted to firm in Clinton County

SOUTH AVIS - Terrapin Care Station in eastern Clinton County has been granted a permit by the State of Pennsylvania to grow and process medical marijuana. Terrapin received one of just 12 permits among 177 grower and processor applications received, as announced at a press conference today by ...

Park concert moved indoors

LOCK HAVEN — The free summer concert series performance by Keystone Society of Swing set for 6 p.m. has been moved to the Elks lodge in downtown Lock Haven.

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This man reportedly woke up on the Rail Trail near Jersey Shore yesterday morning and has no idea of who he is.

Do you know this man?

JERSEY SHORE - The Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police Department would like the help of anyone who has information on the man pictured here. According to Sgt. Brian Fioretti of the department, the unidentified man said he woke up Thursday morning on the Rail Trail near the White Deer access, ...

Rep. Thompson issues statement on shooting

WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson issued the following statement in response to reports that Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA), two Capitol Police officers and a staff member being shot this morning during a Congressional Baseball Team practice in Alexandria, Va.: “I was at ...

UPMC to buy Lock Haven Hospital

LOCK HAVEN - UPMC Susquehanna officially announced today that it has signed an Asset Purchase Agreement to acquire 47-bed Lock Haven Hospital in Lock Haven, PA and 70-bed Sunbury Community Hospital in Sunbury, PA. "We are excited to extend our tradition of high-quality, compassionate care to ...

Severe storms possible

The National Weather Service has issued a "hazardous weather outlook" for much of Central Pennsylvania through this evening. Clinton, Centre, Lycoming and surrounding counties are included in the advisory, which reads: "Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds 60 mph or greater and large ...

Tourism grants totaling $30,000 approved

LOCK HAVEN - A digital sign for the county fairgrounds, a proposed boat dock at Lock Haven, and painting The Little Red Caboose are among the projects approved for tourism grants. Today the Clinton County commissioners approved $30,000 worth of reimbursement grants for 2017, going to 11 ...