Blazina gets five year sentence for strangulation

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — Steven Blazina, Jr. was sentenced Monday morning to a five year maximum sentence in a state correctional institution on one count of strangulation, a felony of the 2nd degree. President Judge Craig P. Miller imposed the sentence on Blazina, who had earlier entered a guilty ...

Emergency services

Police, court and fires

The following calls were received at the Clinton County Communications Center: MONDAY — At 8:08 a.m., Dunnstown Fire Company and Lock Haven Hand-in-Hand responded to a tree down at 316 Coudersport Pike in Woodward Township. The call ended at 8:15 a.m. — At 2:29 p.m., Lock Haven Fire ...

BPW names Gerst October girl of the month


JERSEY SHORE — The Business and Professional Women’s Club Girl of the Month for October is Madelyn Louise Gerst, daughter of Jill and John Gerst of Jersey Shore. Madelyn’s activities include the following: Student Council, Renaissance Club and Red Cross Club for one year; for two years ...

From the Pat Tyson File

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It was no secret that the old K-Mart site in Mill Hall was said to be haunted. Almost as soon as K-Mart moved in there in 1993, the Express ran articles on sightings of ghosts. There were people in colonial-era outfits, and Native Americans spotted, probably the result of a battle that took ...

Around the Town


GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Terri Young, of Mill Hall, Donn Mosser and Sherri Dugan! Quote of the Day “Slow and steady wins the race.” — Robert Lloyd Word of the Day Vorpal — Sharp; deadly. Ladies Day Out Local women are invited to a free Ladies Day Out, scheduled for ...

FDA advisers back Pfizer’s COVID vaccine for young kids

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. moved a step closer to expanding COVID-19 vaccinations for millions more children as a panel of government advisers on Tuesday endorsed kid-size doses of Pfizer’s shots for 5- to 11-year-olds. A Food and Drug Administration advisory panel voted unanimously, with ...