CLEARFIELD — The Clearfield Center for Active Living encourages individuals to exercise indoors during the winter weather with a group.

BROOKVILLE — Jolene Hartle says being the executive director of the Brookville Area Chamber of Commerce doesn’t feel like a job because she is so excited to meet area business owners and find out how the chamber can help them.

BROOKVILLE — Jefferson County residents received a bit of a gift from county leaders Tuesday with the approval of the 2020 budget.

DuBOIS — Assistant secretary/treasurer Shelly Reasinger has been named the new secretary/treasurer for Sandy Township following action taken by the supervisors at this week’s meeting.

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BROOKVILLE — Magisterial District Judge Gregory Bazylak presided over the following preliminary hearings Jan. 9.

BROOKVILLE — Charges were filed by the Pennsylvania Game Commission Friday related to the social media video of two Brookville teenagers allegedly abusing a deer while out hunting on Nov. 30.

DuBOIS — District Judge Patrick N. Ford of DuBois presided over preliminary hearings and other proceedings on Jan. 10.

ST. MARYS — Cross-town rivals St. Marys and Elk County met for the second time this season Friday night at ECC, and the host Crusaders used a strong fourth quarter push to come away with a 56-43 victory in District 9 League action.


The past decade of girls basketball action in the Tri-County Area produced a mixed bag of results team-wise and ultimately the 2010s may go down as a time period remembered more for the individual players who competed during it than teams that made magical postseason runs.

DuBOIS — As far as “senior moments” go, this one turned out to be a pretty good one –at least for the DuBois Central Catholic High School girls’ basketball team.


There are a lot of sports where teams and athletes from the Tri-County Area — and District 9 as a whole — don’t get the respect they deserve from different parts of the state, but wrestling isn’t one of them.

CLEARFIELD — The DuBois girls swim team secured a first place finish in the Clearfield Arctic Swim Classic with a score of 208 to beat the host Lady Bison by 19 points Saturday at Clearfield High School.

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