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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, ...

Man hit by vehicle outside McDonald’s

A man who was standing near or sitting at a picnic table outside the McDonald's along heavily traveled Bellefonte Avenue was seriously injured last night when he was struck by a vehicle, city police said.Lock Haven Police Chief Keith Kibler identified the injured man as Robert Bailor, 56, of ...

Another accident on Rt. 220 in Linden; traffic restricted

WOODWARD TOWNSHIP, LYCOMING COUNTY - Another accident is wreaking havoc on area travelers.A day after a two-casualty accident on a nearby stretch of Route 220, a second accident has occurred in the northbound lane, according to scanner reports, near the Linden Sheetz gas and convenience ...

Dominion workers locked out

RENOVO - Dominion Transmission employees were unable to report to work in northern Clinton County today as the company announced they would not be able to work until a new labor contract is achieved.The action comes amid a stalemate in contract negotiations between Dominion and the Utility ...

JS mayor, councilman resign

Jersey Shore Mayor Dennis Buttorff has announced his retirement, effective Friday.Buttorff, who was serving his second term, resigned because he has moved from the borough into Porter Township.His resignation falls close behind the resignation of first ward councilman John Pisarcik, who ...

Crashed car in flames in West Renovo

WEST RENOVO - A one-car accident in West Renovo left more questions than answers for emergency crews this afternoon as they responded to a vehicle fully engulfed in flames just yards away from a house at 11051 Ridge Road, West Renovo. The vehicle was on its side but the occupants were not on ...

Gould released by Bears

The Chicago Bears have released Robbie Gould, ending an 11-year-run with the most accurate kicker in franchise history, and upgraded their offensive line by signing three-time Pro-Bowl guard Josh Sitton to a three-year deal Sunday night.Gould, formerly of Lock Haven, is a graduate of Central ...

Superintendent: CMHS students safe, not under threat

MILL HALL -- Central Mountain High School is safe following a student report of a possible gun in the school, according to Keystone Central School District Superintendent Kelly Hastings.The student reported seeing what appeared to be a weapon in a student's backpack, and this was immediately ...

Shots fire, two arrested

Two people were taken into custody Monday night after allegedly firing shots at a victim in the area of Mill Hall Pharmacy. Joseph James Newman Jr., 44, of Mill Hallj and Michael Jason Bingaman, 24, of Mill Hall were jailed on $500,000bail each after being charged with aggravated assault and ...

Keystone avenges loss to Capitol City, 11-3

By BRETT R. CROSSLEYbcrossley@lockhaven.comBRISTOL - It was the rematch Keystone wanted.The boys in blue opened with a single from Aidan Major and a double from Cayde McCloskey to strike first in the elimination game against Capitol City (Washington D.C.).The runs proved to help Keystone as it ...

MH teen killed in accident on I-80

Leonard G. Young III, 19, of Mill Hall, was killed Wednesday when he lost control of his pickup and it struck the guiderails and rolled over, ejecting Young from his vehicle.Young was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, which occurred at 5:48 a.m. Wednesday in the westbound lanes of ...

Keystone faces rain delay against Delaware, then comes away with 9-5 victory

By BRETT R. CROSSLEYbcrossley@lockhaven.comBRISTOL, Conn. - It was reminiscent of the last time Keystone was at the Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament in Bristol, Conn.In the Championship game in 2011, Keystone benefited from a storm that just didn't end.In Thursday's contest against Delaware, ...