August 6, 2016 RSS feed / Local

Bradford County Correctional Facility inmate facing vandalism charges

A Sayre man incarcerated at Bradford County Correctional Facility is facing charges of criminal mischief and institutional vandalism following an incident at the prison. Pennsylvania State Police said 19-year-old Bradley Duane Stroud was talking More...

Traffic switch announced for North Towanda bypass bridge rehabilitation project

Motorists in Bradford County are advised there will be a traffic switch next week at a bridge rehabilitation project on U.S. More...

Pennsylvania selected to host State Transportation Innovation Council roundtable discussion

Pennsylvania's State Transportation Innovation Council touted as national model

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie S. Richards on Thursday joined U.S. More...

Grand Funk Railroad concert to benefit local veterans

Rock and roll super group Grand Funk Railroad, “The American Band,” will perform on the Tioga Downs outdoor summer concert stage on Aug. 13 at 8 p.m. The 1970s top-selling American rock group is “Comin’ to your town to help you party it down.”   More...

Rome man charged with stealing over $10,000 from area residence

Clarence Joseph Beaudoin IV, 42, of Rome, is facing charges after taking over $10,000 from an area residence over the course of two years, Pennsylvania State Police reported. Police said on June 12, a theft was reported at a residence in Rome.&n More...

Glancing Backward, Aug. 6, 2016

Today is Saturday, Aug. 6, the 219th day of 2016. There are 147 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

Canton Chamber of Commerce holds 5th annual car show

CANTON— Area classic cars, and a few not-so-classic, came out to Main Street Park to show off their vehicles at the fifth annual Canton Car Show. Event organizer Dean Vanderpool said the Canton Chamber of Commerce, who helps organize the event, More...

Five vehicle crash in Mansfield seriously injures 3

Pennsylvania State Police in Mansfield reported a five-car accident on Route 15 approximately three miles south of Blossburg. Police said the crash occurred around 3 p.m. More...

Glancing Backward Locally, Aug. 5, 2016

Today is Friday, Aug. 5, the 218th day of 2016. There are 148 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

Troy woman with arrest warrant faces drug charges

A Troy woman is facing drug possession charges following an incident at Dollar General in Wyalusing. Pennsylvania State Police said on July 31, a blue sedan was traveling west on Route 6 with a headlight that was not working. The reporting More...

Troy man facing assault charges after domestic violence

A Troy man is facing charges following an incident of domestic violence that occurred in the early morning hours of Aug. More...

Columbia Cross Roads man facing charges after vehicle theft

Kevin Paul Stedge, 20, of Columbia Cross Roads was charged with unauthorized use of an automobile by Pennsylvania State Police. Police said on July 24, they were contacted in regard to a vehicle that had gone missing from a Smithfield residence. More...

Township pursuing bids for new loader

WYALUSING — Wyalusing Township officials are now pursuing bids for the replacement of an aging loader that has served the municipality for the past 30 years.  More...

Waverly woman facing criminal charges after damaging hay field

A Waverly woman is facing charges of agricultural vandalism after an incident at the intersection of Cold Iron and Sunset roads in Ridgebury. Pennsylvania State Police said back on May 8, officers were called out to a vehicle rollover in the mid More...

Glancing Backward, Aug. 4, 2016

Today is Thursday, Aug. 4, the 217th day of 2016. There are 149 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

Fair to feature open house for borough's comprehensive plan

The Annual Wyalusing Firemen’s Celebration will offer a chance for those enjoying the fun to weigh in on the future of their community. On Aug. More...

Road aggregate and right of way discussed at Leroy Township meeting

LEROY — Township supervisors accepted bids for driving surface aggregates. The supervisors voted to accept the bid for Lilly Hill and Rockwell roads submitted by Bristol Excavating of Troy. More...

Canton Township says no to solar panel estimate

CANTON TOWNSHIP — Supervisors opted not to install solar panels onto the roof of their maintenance building. Secretary Elnor Blainey said they received an estimate for the project.  More...

Wysox man faces charges after verbal argument turns violent

A Wysox man is facing charges following a verbal argument that turned physical. Pennsylvania State Police reported responding to an incident in the 500 block of Golden Mile Road. Police said they interviewed a victim, whose name they did n More...

Pennsylvania unemployment rises to 5.6 percent in June

The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry released its employment figures for June 2016. According to a press release issued through the department, the state’s unemployment was up from May by one tenth of a percent and continued to be h More...

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