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Don’t take importance of 4-H for granted

As recent youth fairs in our region played out over the past couple weeks, we were once again reminded of the integral role 4-H plays in positively shaping the lives of the area’s young people who participate. Whether the young person was involved in raising an animal to show and/or sell, ...

Afghans themselves to blame for failures

In the wake of the fall of Afghanistan’s government and the resurgence of the Taliban, there has been a shameful trend in American punditry and political jockeying. Many supporters of the Biden administration are cherry-picking some actions of the Trump administration to begin the process ...

Rise in virus cases locally disappointing

Please be on guard out there as our region sees an uptick in COVID virus cases. Sadly, Clinton County has been labeled a hot spot by the state Health Department-CDC as they track cases. Centre and Lycoming counties are not faring very well, either. Why? Mostly because not enough people ...

A lasting tribute reminds us of the power of love

Chris Johnson obviously was a great guy. A Renovo native and great citizen who served his country in the U.S. Army Reserves. A lovable son and wonderful friend. We say those things because it is remarkable — a testament to the strength of lasting love and friendship — that Chris’ ...

Pump up the LH JAMS

The sound of beautiful music — from classic jazz to cosmic country — will bounce off downtown buildings this weekend as the 6th Annual LH JAMS Festival comes back to Lock Haven after a year’s hiatus. And we couldn’t be more excited. The annual event, organized by the Clinton County ...

Health systems ramping up quality of care

UPMC Williamsport has taken a major step forward with the announcement that it has been granted Level II Trauma Center accreditation, effective Sept. 1, by the state Trauma Systems Foundation. This puts into place a team of surgeons and specialists who deal with patients suffering from car ...