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LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 6, 2018

Receding floodwaters and heavy rains across Pennsylvania are creating a perfect storm of conditions that have contributed to the highest level of West Nile virus activity in the mosquito population since the disease was first introduced in 2000. The disease, which has infected more than 150 people in the past six years, is on track […]

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 3, 2018

A two-vehicle crash in Huntingdon County resulted in injuries for an area woman.  According to State Police, 27-year-old Andrew McKinney of Mill Creek lost control of his Chevy Lumina Wednesday evening on Mill Creek Hollow Road in Brady Township.  McKinney steered his auto into the path of a Subaru Forester driven by 50-year-old Karin Williams […]

Grange Fair Information

The Grange Fair is an annual fair and camping event held in Centre Hall in Centre County, Pennsylvania each year since 1874. The fair is typically held in the last full week of August.[1] It consists of thousands of people camping at the fairgrounds in large, green, rented tents with asphalt floors. Thousands more stay in their own recreational vehicles, parked on […]

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 2, 2018

Lewistown Elementary School will receive $30,525 as part of a federal grant program to ensure students have fresh fruits and vegetables during the school day.  The program offsets the costs to the school district and includes nutrition education so students take the healthy eating habits home.  The school is one of 200 elementary schools around […]

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 1, 2018

Authorities are investigating a burglary in Walker Township, Juniata County.  According to State Police, someone broke windows and entered multiple cabins and a dining hall at Island Grove Campground between June 12th and 19th.  Burglars discharged a fire extinguisher and stole two flashlights.  Anyone with information is asked to contact State Police.   The Pennsylvania […]