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I-80 homicide suspect denied bail in arraignment

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A Texas man connected to the alleged murder of an actress traveling back from the Midwest has been denied bail by a Union County District Judge during his preliminary arraignment Tuesday afternoon. Tracy Rollins Jr., 28, of Dallas, Texas, allegedly shot Rebecca Landrith, 47, of Connecticut ...

Miller seeks re-election as Centre Jury Commissioner

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HOWARD — Centre County Jury Commissioner Hope Miller of Howard announced she is seeking re-election in the May 18 Republican primary. Miller is currently in her third term of office. She was instrumental in initiating the current Ejury program that allows jurors to complete their ...

More info released on funds for county’s hospitality industry

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LOCK HAVEN — Last week the Clinton County commissioners told the county’s local hospitality industry to “stay tuned” for more information about the $437,000 state funding coming their way. They kept their word and at Monday’s work session. Clinton County Planning Director Katie ...

JS school board discusses cyber/charter schools

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JERSEY SHORE — If the number of students from the Jersey Shore Area School District attending cyber/charter schools holds at about 200 for the rest of the school year, the district will spend $3.2 million for their education, according to figures compiled by Dr. Brian Ulmer, district ...

Police news – Feb. 23

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JS man charged with assaulting son JERSEY SHORE — Tiadaghton Valley Regional police are investigating a report of a father assaulting his son. Daniel Fox, 33, of 409 Baer St., allegedly punched his son in the face, threw him onto the ground and repeatedly hit him, according to ...

Local veteran honored on birthday

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PHOTO PROVIDED State Rep. Stephanie Borowicz is shown presenting Colonel Donald Miller with a House citation commemorating his 94th birthday. “He is deserving of so much more,” Borowicz said, noting that Miller served in the military during three wars — World War II, Korea and Vietnam. ...

Nation hits 500k COVID related deaths

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Soon, the nation will see what was once unfathomable to most, hitting 500,000 COVID-19 deaths in the United States. “The loss of a life is immense, so hitting a milestone like this is something that reminds us of how serious this virus is,” Dr. Rutul Dalal, MD, medical director of ...

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LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were dispatched by the Clinton County Communication Center. SUNDAY — At 12:04 p.m., Chapman Township, South Renovo Citizens Hose and Renovo Emerald fire departments were called to a vehicle accident at 12364 Renovo Road, Chapman Township. The call was ...

Ross Library plans March activities, events

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LOCK HAVEN — March is Women’s History Month. For the month of March, the Ross Library will be featuring “Votes For Women: A Portrait of Persistence,” a poster exhibition about women achieving the right to vote. This display will be available twenty-four hours a day, viewable in the ...

Borowicz among reps calling for Wolf’s impeachment

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HARRISBURG — 76th District State Representative Stephanie Borowicz (R-Clinton/Centre) is among 29 co-sponsers on House Resolution 56 calling for the impeachment of Gov. Tom Wolf. The resolution was introduced by state representative Daryl Metcalfe (R-Butler). The language of the five ...

Around the Town

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GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Greg Hanley of Beech Creek... Clara Gingery. Word of the Day Chrysocracy — Rule by the wealthy. Quote of the Day “I am in the mood to dissolve in the sky.” — Virginia Woolf Food Pantry tomorrow Food distribution at St. Paul’s Food Pantry, ...

Supreme Court rejects Trump election challenge cases

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a handful of cases related to the 2020 election, including disputes from Pennsylvania that had deeply divided the justices just before the election. The cases the justices rejected involved election challenges filed by former President ...

Nominations open for CM Music and Arts Hall of Fame

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LOCK HAVEN — Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020-2021 Central Mountain High School Music and Arts Hall of Fame. The deadline for nominees is March 5. Nominees must satisfy the following qualifications: —Nominations may include teachers, managers and other persons who have ...

AG nominee Garland vows Capitol riot will be top priority

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Merrick Garland, President Joe Biden’s attorney general nominee, vowed Monday to prioritize combating extremist violence and said his first focus would be on the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol as he sought to assure lawmakers that the Justice Department would remain ...

Pennsylvania GOP sets meeting to discuss Toomey censure

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republican Party committee members in Pennsylvania expect to meet Wednesday night to decide whether to censure U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey amid a GOP backlash over his vote to convict Donald Trump during the former president’s second impeachment trial, members said. The ...

KCSD dedicates Frank ‘Jack’ Hanobic Court at Bucktail

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RENOVO — A small group of friends, family, co-workers and former athletes gathered at Bucktail Area High School with Frank “Jack” Hanobic on Sunday for the formal dedication of the basketball court. Frank “Jack” Hanobic Court was named in honor of the beloved sixth grade teacher, ...

Police News — Feb. 22

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One-vehicle crash HOWARD — State police at Rockview investigated a one-vehicle crash that took place along state Route 64 in Walker Township, Centre County on Feb. 10. According to police, a 2020 Ford Escape being driven by Kristina Kramer-Jury, 54, of Howard was traveling East along ...

Around the Town

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GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Harold Heaton, Susan VanGorder and Brayden Lee Berry. Quote of the Day Do it or don’t do it — you will regret both.” — Soren Kierkegaard Word of the Day Microcephalic — Having an abnormally small head; Small-minded. 2021 Tourism/Recreation ...

Short storm to dump more snow

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LOCK HAVEN — Winter isn’t over yet. A quick-hitting winter storm will make an appearance today in Clinton and Centre counties, according to AccuWeather. When it’s all said and done, look for one to three inches of the white stuff on the ground. The snowstorm was expected to arrive ...