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LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 14, 2018

PennDOT’s Bureau of Rail Freight, Ports and Waterways has opened the application period for the 2018-19 Rail Transportation Assistance Program (RTAP) and the Rail Freight Assistance Program (RFAP).  Applications for both programs are available on the Bureau’s website (https://www.dotgrants.state.pa.us/RailFreight/) until 4:00 pm on Thursday, August 30th.  Pennsylvania ranks first in the country in the number […]

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 10, 2018

Penn State University police and the FBI are looking into a mass shooting threat that was posted to Twitter Wednesday night. PSUPD stated on their social media platforms that they, along with the FBI, are investigating the tweet to determine its credibility. They said there is no immediate danger to the community. The threat was […]

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 9, 2018

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) has announced enhancements to the PA CareerLink® system that will result in an effective one-stop shop for Pennsylvania job seekers and employers.  CareerLink is relaunching as a partner of the American Job Center network.  Customers will be able to share their experiences with Labor & Industry via the […]

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 8, 2018

A Mifflintown woman was injured in a one-vehicle crash last Friday in Perry County.  According to State Police, 55-year-old Lisa Ritter lost control of her BMW on Route 22 in Howe Township.  The vehicle left the roadway and struck an embankment before rolling several times.  Ritter was transported to Holy Spirit Hospital for treatment of […]

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 7, 2018

A one-vehicle crash Monday morning in Huntingdon County claimed the life of a Petersburg woman.  State Police say 35-year-old Megan Hoffmaster lost control of her Mazda on Route 4004 (Barree Road) in Logan Township just before 10:00 am yesterday.  Hoffmaster’s vehicle left the roadway and struck an embankment before traveling back onto the road.  The […]