CLEARFIELD — Clearfield County Jail saw inmate population drop and for the first time in months — Clearfield County doesn’t have inmates housed in other county jails.

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings Friday.

DuBOIS — A 27-year-old DuBois man has been charged in connection with threatening to kill his girlfriend, according to a criminal complaint filed at District Judge Patrick Ford’s office in DuBois.


BROCKWAY — Four different Brockway players scored in double figures as the Rovers led from start to finish on their way to a 58-40 victory at home over Kane Wednesday.


DuBOIS — DuBois used a strong defensive effort, holding Ridgway under 10 points in all four quarters, to secure a 51-27 victory at home Thursday.


DuBOIS — The DuBois rifle team climbed back to the top of the mountain last year, capturing a pair of state titles — the program’s first since the 2014-15 season — while also collecting three …

AVONMORE — Fire destroyed a social club in this northern Westmoreland County borough Saturday afternoon.

Sherrill Mosee is the creative force behind MinkeeBlue — a travel and work bag brand designed to eliminate the hassle of carrying multiple purses and diaper, lunch or laptop bags for women.


WINTERBERG, Germany (AP) — Francesco Friedrich drove his four-man sled to a World Cup victory on Sunday, as Germany continued its perfect start to the bobsled season with a medals sweep.


TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 16, 2018--It's the season of giving again! Are you thinking of the loved ones and making a gift list? According to the latest survey, 56% of Americans were disappointed with the Christmas gifts that they received over the holidays. You’d rather get yourse…

WASHINGTON (AP) — A real estate investment firm co-founded by President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, is betting big on the administration's Opportunity Zone tax breaks but isn't that interested in steering its investors to the poorest, most-downtrodden areas that the…

As it gets chillier, you may notice the cooler weather has begun to wreak havoc on your skin, hair and nails. While cold temperatures can definitely play a role in this, it’s also possible that your diet has something to do with it.

As the wintry atmosphere has settled outside and the heat gets cranked up indoors, the dry air can wreak havoc on the body — particularly your eyes. Your sight is an especially important sense; it’s important during these cold months to keep up on the health of your vision. If you’ve noticed that your eyes seem redder than usual, you have blurred sight or watery eyes, or you have a hard time making tears, the culprit could be something a bit more serious than the dreary outdoors.

Highland View Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center presented eight turkeys to The Helping Hands Food Pantry in Brockway recently. “We are very happy to help give back to our community, especially during the holiday season!” Administrator Terry Lopus said. Pictured are Steve Sickeri and Chris…

Pictured are Brockway Elementary’s November Students of the Month, from left: Jaxon Decker, Kyera Fabry, Michael Steele, Sadie Cherubini, Berlin Thompson, Lailah Clark, Madison Mortimer

The employees of Metco Industries, Inc. and Pro Process, LLC recently donated $2,000 to Penn Highlands Healthcare in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The funds donated will support breast care services for women throughout the region. Shown holding the check are, from left, Connie C…

SAN ANTONIO SECORTEZ, Guatemala (AP) — Jakelin Amei Rosmery Caal Maquin received her first pair of shoes several weeks ago, when her father said they would set out together for the United States, thousands of miles from the small indigenous community in Guatemala where she spent her days plo…

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Croatian authorities are denying a report by an international watchdog group that the country's police are illegally and sometimes violently pushing migrants back into neighboring Bosnia.

Christmas is only a couple weeks away. And this year our sister newspaper, the Jeffersonian Democrat is decorated for the season.

WASHINGTON — A word can be worth a thousand pictures. In the movie “Gosnell: The Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer,” the mild word “snip” describes what the camera, demonstrating the eloquence of reticence, does not show in gory detail: Kermit Gosnell’s use of scissors to cut the spin…

We’ve entered the holiday season, that magical time of the year that causes a child’s eyes to light up with wonder as they spy houses decorated with Christmas lights, trees with boughs hung with baubles galore and of course the sight of that old jolly elf – Santa.

With all the political tension and social evolution we are experiencing now, it is no wonder that anxiety disorders “are the most common mental illness in the United States” ( I think this is why we are seeing an increase in hate crimes. Anxiety can lead to fear, and fe…