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Up to 10 inches of snow possible

Central Pennsylvania is in the bullseye of this winter storm. The National Weather Service's latest forecast has northern Clinton, Centre, Lycoming and Sullivan counties getting 7 to 10 inches of the white stuff. That means they predict lesser amounts in the valleys, but if anything, this ...

Express closes early due to storm

The Express community newspaper office at 9 W. Main St. in downtown Lock Haven has closed early today, Thursday (Nov. 15) due to the snow storm. Emergency first responders are having a very busy day, especially in Centre County, western and northern Clinton County. There are vehicle accidents ...

Area school districts to close early due to impending snow storm

Multiple area school districts will be closing early due to a winter storm warning in effect from 10 a.m. today until 8 a.m. Nov. 16. The Jersey Shore area is on a three hour early dismissal. Keystone Central will be following its early dismissal/half-day schedule. Schools in Centre County ...

‘Winter Storm Warning’ issued

The National Weather Service has upgraded its weather alert to a "Winter Storm Warning" in effect from Thursday morning through Friday morning for Clinton and Lycoming counties and surrounding areas. "Heavy mixed precipitation is possible. Total snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches and ice ...

Another MRSA case at Keystone

FARWELL- The Keystone Central School District issued the following public statement this morning, Wed., Nov. 14: An Important Message from Keystone Superintendent, Dr. Alan Lonoconus: Today we were made aware that a student at Renovo Elementary School has tested positive for MRSA ...

Curt’s Smokin’ Ribs hit by fire, but open

MILL HALL - A fire hit Curt's Smokin' Ribs on Wednesday, but the business remains open. Firefighters from multiple area companies were called to Curt's at 243 Pennsylvania Ave. in Bald Eagle Township, just outside of Mill Hall, for a fire at the eatery's outside pavilion. The call went out just ...

Road conditions leading to accidents

Apparent icy roads are leading to traffic accidents throughout the area today. A portion of Interstate 80/I-99 at or near the Lock Haven exit of Route 220 was closed due to a "multiple vehicle accident" some time around 9:30 a.m. or so, according to reports via the Clinton County Emergency ...

Woolrich Inc. closing historic mill

WOOLRICH – In an announcement many had speculated would come, Woolrich Inc. announced today that it's closing its woolen mill in the iconic village here. Woolrich, founded in 1830, still operates an outlet store here, but its fate remains to be seen. Woolrich was recently purchased by L-GAM ...

Tornado watch in effect

The National Weather Service has issued a "Tornado Watch" for all of Central Pennsylvania, including the counties of Clinton, Centre, Lycoming and Potter. In fact, 52 counties are included in the advisory. The watch is in effect until 11 p.m. Tuesday. Severe thunderstorms with damaging ...

Flash Flood Watch issued

A flash flood watch has been issued for Central Pennsylvania. The National Weather Service said remnants of Hurricane Florence will "lift northeast from the Ohio Valley today and tonight, bringing locally heavy rain to Central Pennsylvania. Rain totals by late Tuesday morning will average ...

Keystone schools to open Thursday

MILL HALL - All Keystone Central schools and offices will reopen Thursday, with classes resuming for the first time since the schools were closed due to mold. Mold was discovered in two buildings, Central Mountain Middle School and Woodward Elementary School, and the district's response ...

Flood warning issued for Bald Eagle Creek

The National Weather Service says flooding is imminent along Bald Eagle Creek. The agency issued a flood warning just after 10:30 a.m. Monday for the region, specifically emphasizing flooding along Bald Eagle Creek at Beech Creek Station. There is a "flood Warning for the Bald Eagle Creek ...

Keystone schools closed Tuesday

At roughly 6:15 p.m. Monday, the Keystone Central School District reversed an earlier statement and announced that, due to flooding and continued rain, all KCSD schools will be closed Tuesday. Additionally, all offices are closed.

Flood Watch until Monday night

The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch, forecasting "a long duration heavy rain event ... expected to last into Monday evening." All of Central, Southern and Western Pennsylvania are included in the watch as remnants of Tropical Storm Gordon stall over the mid-atlantic ...

Commissioners unanimously vote down $5 fee

By SARAH PAEZ spaez@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN -- This morning, all three Clinton County commissioners voted no on adding a $5 fee to motor vehicle registrations in the county to use for road and bridge projects. The decision came nearly a month after the Aug. 9 meeting where commissioners ...

Amid school closings, Keystone athletics will continue

While Keystone Central School District works to reduce and eliminate airborne mold in its schools, athletic teams will continue with games and matches even while schools are closed, the district announced this morning. Keystone shuttered all schools and its administration offices effective ...

‘Reading Under the Lights’ still on for tonight

MILL HALL - Keystone Central School District's annual "Reading Under the Lights" event is still on tonight (Sept. 5) despite all schools being closed due to mold problems. The event is from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight at Don Malinak Stadium at Central Mountain High School. The event asks parents ...

Keystone closing all schools

The Keystone Central School District announced late Tuesday afternoon that it is closing all schools effective tomorrow, Sept. 5, due to air quality concerns involving mold. In a statement sent to parents and posted on www.kcsd.us, the district said: "Please visit the KCSD web site or ...

What to expect at tonight’s meeting on the $5 fee

Clinton County commissioners are looking at a full agenda for tonight's public meeting on the possible addition of a $5 motor vehicle registration fee. They plan to present the facts of how the fee would be used and where the matching funds will come from. They will also include an overview ...

County to hold public meeting on $5 fee

Clinton County Commissioners will host a public meeting on the proposed $5 vehicle registration fee Monday, Aug. 27 at 6 p.m. in the commissioners' meeting room on the second floor of the Piper Building, 2 Piper Way, Lock Haven. The public will have a chance to voice their opinions and learn ...