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Freezing rain forecast tonight

Freezing rain is forecast tonight for Central Pennsylvania and the National Weather Service has issued an advisory until 10 a.m. Tuesday. Ice accumulation of a light glaze to a few hundredths of an inch is forecast, meaning longer commute times in the morning, with delays possible. There ...

New CVS to open Sunday

LOCK HAVEN - The new CVS pharmacy store at Bellefonte Avenue and Commerce Street (near McDonald's) will open Sunday. The opening was planned for a few weeks later, according to CVS district manager Mike Matthews. But since Lock Haven University students will return to town this weekend to ...

These two cars collided at East Church and Hanna streets about 12:30 this morning, causing at least one injury.

Crash causes injuries

LOCK HAVEN - At least one person was injured when two vehicles collided at East Church and Hanna streets in the city this morning. An ambulance was called to the scene and a woman was taken to a local hospital initially. The intersection was closed as both vehicles blocked both ...

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Winter weather advisory issued

LOCK HAVEN - The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Central Pennsylvania, effective from 1 p.m. Tuesday to 1 a.m. Wednesday. Light sleet and freezing rain will accompany snow showers as a wintry mix will make travel hazardous starting tomorrow. Mixed ...

Hazardous weather advisory issued

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather advisory in advance of snow expected to start falling around 6 tonight. Some areas of Central Pennsylvania could see two inches of snow, others much less. Motorists are advised that PennDOT is pre-treating roads today in ...

Four hurt in Route 664 crash Friday night

HANEYVILLE – Four people were injured, two seriously, in a two-vehicle collision on Route 664 just below Caldwell Church on Friday night that police say may be alcohol-related. Donald W. Bowman, 43, of Lock Haven, “is under investigation for suspicion of driving under the influence” ...

Lock Haven city police  cordoned off a section of Corning street at Church Street this morning after a body was reportedly found in an apartment. Police offered no details.

Body found downtown

LOCK HAVEN - Someone found the body of a person in a downtown apartment, prompting a swarm of city police and other officials to respond. The body was found in an apartment along Corning Street, at the rear of the building housing a tax office at the five-way intersection near the war ...

LHU cancels commencement

Lock Haven University announced Thursday afternoon the winter commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 17 has been canceled due to bad weather. Students scheduled to graduate on Saturday will have the opportunity to participate in the spring commencement ceremony.

Renovo gets $371,000 grant

RENOVO ­ - State Rep. Mike Hanna, D-Clinton/Centre, has announced a $371,000 grant for Renovo Borough in Clinton County as part of approximately $53 million in total Multimodal grant funding approved by the Commonwealth Financing Authority. Renovo Borough will use this funding for sidewalk ...

The iconic "Blue Building" was once the headquarters for Piper Aircraft Co. in Lock Haven. Clinton County government is buying it from Mercer Insurance.

Clinton County to buy iconic Piper ‘Blue Building’

LOCK HAVEN - The Clinton County commissioners announced this morning that they will buy the iconic Piper Aircraft "Blue Building" at the west end of the Piper Memorial Airport from Mercer Insurance  for $950,000. A number of county offices, from Register and Record to auditors, will move ...

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Woolrich Inc. to merge with European partner

WOOLRICH - One of America's oldest, continuously owned private companies, Woolrich Inc., is merging with its European partner. Woolrich International has been formed by the merger of Woolrich Inc., the Woolrich, Pa.-based outdoor fashion company founded in 1830 by John Rich, and Woolrich ...

Police issue warrants in fatal overdose

LOCK HAVEN - Arrest warrants have been issued for Mason Winner, Richard Gee and Blake Confer on charges related to the alleged heroin overdose death of Brent Stabley, who was found unresponsive lying along Cree Drive on Oct. 2, city police said. The warrants list the charges of recklessly ...

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LHU faculty take to picket lines

LOCK HAVEN - After waiting all night to reach a contract with the state system without success, Lock Haven University faculty members joined colleagues across the 14 state owned universities at the picket lines starting at 7 a.m. today."Our Lock Haven faculty are disappointed that Pennsylvania ...

Road work to start Friday

Milling and paving on Walnut Street in Lock Haven from Second Avenue to Pearl Street, starts tomorrow at 7 a.m., weather permitting.Charles Construction Company of Jersey Shore is doing the work.Questions about the project should be directed to the City of Lock Haven's engineering office, phone ...

Frost Advisory in effect tonight

Clinton and all surrounding counties are in a frost and freeze advisory this evening through 9 a.m. tomorrow.With minimum temperatures in the low to mid 30s tonight, sensitive vegetation may be damaged or killed, according to a notice posted by the U.S. National Weather Service.The NWS suggests ...

Meteor seen, felt last night

The Express is investigating reports that a meteor passed through Clinton County last night. Several residents of the McElhattan area said they saw flashing lights of the meteor in the sky at about 10:40 p.m. Others said their homes shook as the meteor passed overhead. The Express will provide ...

Young man found dead near hospital

A 24-year-old Lock Haven man was found dead just after 11 last night at the corner of Irwin Street and Cree Drive, near the Lock Haven Hospital, city police confirmed this morning.Police have not yet released the name of the victim, pending notification of next of kin. An autopsy has been ...

Young man found dead is identified

LOCK HAVEN - The young man found dead along the road last night has been identified as Brent Stabley, 24, of Lock Haven, according to city police.He was found at 11:06 p.m. along the road near Lock Haven Hospital, near the intersection of Irwin Street and Cree Drive, by Clinton County ...

Bellefonte Avenue traffic signal work planned Tuesday

LOCK HAVEN - A contractor will replace a traffic signal pole Tuesday at the northwest corner of Bellefonte Avenue and Commerce Street, near Citizen's Hose House.During the work, traffic on Commerce Street toward YBC may be interrupted for short periods. In addition, the signals at the ...

Baker Hughes office for sale

MACKEYVILLE - The Baker Hughes regional office complex in Lamar Township Business Park is officially on the market for sale.CBRE, a real estate firm with an office in Pittsburgh, is listing the 38-acre site for $9 million, Mike Flanagan, president of the Clinton County Economic Partnership, ...