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Alleged killer in custody

MILL HALL -­ Alleged killer Timothy Alva Neff, 56, 2194 Long Run Rd., Mill Hall, was taken into custody overnight without incident. He is accused of stabbing Agnes Rae Neff, 62, at the Long Run Road residence in Lamar Township where she and her husband, William Warren Neff, 69, also ...

Alleged killer still at large

MILL HALL - The man who police say stabbed his sister-in-law to death last Friday evening remains at large, state police at Lamar said. An arrest warrant has been issued for Timothy Alva Neff, 56, 2194 Long Run Road, Mill Hall, for first degree murder, criminal homicide, aggravated ...

LHU and UPMC Susquehanna join forces for health education

LOCK HAVEN - Lock Haven University and UPMC Susquehanna have announced a partnership that will provide important opportunities for health education to LHU students, UPMC employees and the local community. The new partnership will enhance Lock Haven University's health professions programs ...

KC teachers agree to two-year pay freeze

MILL HALL - After four weeks of negotiations, unionized teachers in the Keystone Central School District have agreed to a new three year contract that includes two years of no cost of living pay increases. Teachers will continues to receive salary increases based on a negotiated schedule ...

Tornado watch in effect

LOCK HAVEN - The National Weather Service has issued a tornado watch for the area from now until approximately 3 a.m. Monday morning. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds of 60 miles per hour or greater are predicted with tornadoes possible this evening and early tomorrow morning. ...

Armed robbery at MinitMart

From Staff Reports DUNNSTOWN - Woodward Township Police are searching for a suspect who robbed the MinitMart along Woodward Avenue at gun point late Thursday night. The male suspect is described as being between 5-feet-10-inches to 6 feet tall with an average build, police said. He ...

Fallon Hotel sold for $70,000

LOCK HAVEN - The historic Fallon Hotel may have found itself a new owner. The building, located at 131 E. Water St., was purchased for $70,000 on Friday, March 1, according to Berkshire and Hathaway Real Estate's website. The buyer's real estate agent, April McHenry, of Real Estate Excel: A ...

Snow emergency declared in Lock Haven City

LOCK HAVEN - Under the provisions of Subsection 380-85 of the Code of the City of Lock Haven, on-street parking will be prohibited in certain areas of downtown Lock Haven beginning Sunday, March 3 at 7 p.m. and ending on Monday, March 4 at noon on the following streets: - East Main from First ...

Recreational marijuana use discussion postponed

LOCK HAVEN - Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman's recreational marijuana listening tour, set to come to Lock Haven University this afternoon, has been postponed due to predicted bad weather. The discussion was going to take place at 1 p.m. in the university's Sloan Theatre. This was planned ...

No public hearing expected for zoning change

LOCK HAVEN - The Clinton County Commissioners will not hold a public zoning hearing on the ordinance amendment request made by Robert C. Wise in regards to the Woolrich Lodge at 169 Brayton Lodge Lane in Gallagher Township. Wise requested that institutional residences be a permitted use of ...

Winter Weather Advisory issued

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from Wednesday morning to Thursday morning. Central Pennsylvania is forecast to receive snowfall from 1 inch in some areas to as much as 5 inches in southern portions of the region. "Snow of varying intensity, then mixed ...

Ice is coming

As if the bone-chilling cold wasn't enough, ice is predicted to coat the ground Wednesday morning. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 7 a.m. Wednesday to 7 p.m. Freezing rain and sleet is expected, with ice accumulations up to one-tenth of an inch ...

Congressman Tom Marino announces resignation

WILLIAMSPORT - Congressman Tom Marino (PA-12) has announced his resignation as U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 12th congressional district. "As of Jan. 23, 2019, I am officially stepping down from Congress," Marino, 66, said in a written statement released to the media on Thursday. ...

Groves sentenced to 10 to 20 years

LOCK HAVEN - Loyd W. Groves, who was found guilty of third degree murder on Dec. 3, 2018, was sentenced to 10 to 20 years in state prison for the murder of Kathy Dolan Heckel Thursday evening. Senior Judge Kenneth Brown, who presided over the case, imposed the maximum sentence set in place in ...

Winter Storm Watch issued

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for the Central Pennsylvania region, effective Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon. "Snow, heavy at times, followed by heavy mixed precipitation is possible. Total snow accumulations of 9 to 13 inches, with localized amounts ...

BREAKING: York County man arrested

RENOVO - John Edward Meyers, of Loganville, York County was arrested by the York Area Regional Police Department, the Renovo Police Department reported on social media. The department issued a warning on Wednesday that Meyers was possibly in the Renovo area after reports of a dark grey 2007 ...

Suspicious person spotted near local schools

MILL HALL - Police are on the lookout for a suspicious person who has been spotted near local schools. According to a news release, it has come to the attention of the Keystone Central School District that a male individual driving a black, Dodge Nitro with a white stripe and Pennsylvania ...

‘Active shooter’ killed by police

WATERVILLE - An hours-long standoff at Waterville ended when a man who fired at police was killed by officers, according to state police. State police troopers and other law enforcement swarmed to a cabin at Waterville - along Route 44 in the Pine Creek Valley - after shots were fired early ...

‘Roaring Speakeasy’ show Saturday at Elks canceled

LOCK HAVEN - "The Roaring Speakeasy" performance set for Saturday evening, Dec. 29, in the upstairs banquet room at the Elks Lodge 182 in downtown Lock Haven has been cancelled. Doors to the performance by The Absolutely Theatre and Fundraising group were set to open at 6:30 tonight. However, ...

Lost dog found

LOCK HAVEN - Jordy, one of two lost dogs, was found on Thursday by her owners Jessica Alvarez and Gary Vetter and taken to a vet. Both Jordy and another dog, a rottweiler named Nash, were involved in a vehicle accident along Interstate 80 near mile marker 187 approximately five miles from ...