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Lifetime aviator killed in Kylertown plane crash
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
By Julie Benamati Managing Editor KYLERTOWN - An 83-year-old Kylertown man who spent most of his life as an airplane enthusiast died Monday night doing what he loved.
Blair Murray was on approach to his private runway in Cooper Township when his Ultra light Freebird Classic airplane crashed on Rolling Stone Road just after 6:30 p.m. more...

Curwensville hires new code officers
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
By Emily Miller Staff Writer CURWENSVILLE - Curwensville Borough Council approved the hiring of Debra and Harry Finkbeiner to take the position of Code Enforcement Officer at its regular meeting Monday night.
Following a more than 20-minute executive session, the council unanimously approved the motion made by Councilman Tommy Wingard and seconded by Councilman Keith Simcox.
The motion was made that the couple will work up to 30 hours per week at a rate of $18 per hour under a contract.
The council had been interviewing for the position since council decided to advertise for the post at its September meeting.
"We will be hiring the company that more...
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Local bank donates $13,500 for new lifesaving equipment
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
By Jeff Corcino Staff Writer Clearfield Bank & Trust donated $13,500 for a new automatic chest compression system for Clearfield EMS.
"This is one of the most important purchases we have ever made," Clearfield EMS Executive Director Terry Wigfield said. "It's going to make a tremendous impact."
The LUCAS chest compression system is a battery-powered automatic CPR machine that can perform 100 chest compressions per minute. more...

West Branch defeats Philipsburg-Osceola 6-1
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
By Rich Murawski Assistant Sports Editor ALLPORT - Samantha Hanslovan scored three goals and added two assists to lead the West Branch girls soccer team to a 6-1 win over a depleted Philipsburg-Osceola squad on Monday afternoon.
Hanslovan scored twice late in the first half and notched the hat trick with about eight minutes to go in the game as the Lady Mounties, who had just one sub due to several season-ending injuries, were unable to contain her at times.
"We knew they had some injuries. They have a lot of kids hurt," West Branch head coach Clar more...

West Branch's Skylynn Peffer (10) battles Philipsburg-Osceola's Aneesa Karimushan for the ball during Monday's game. Peffer had a goal and an assist to help the Lady Warriors earn a 6-1 win. (Photo by Rich Murawski)

Mahaffey seeking funds to demolish former high school
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
By Dianne Byers Staff Writer MAHAFFEY -A building full of academic memories that shaped many an illustrious career, glory days for young athletes, treasured friendships or remembrances of young love that formed the foundation for many happy marriages, has now become an eyesore - and officials from Mahaffey Borough Council are working with Clearfield County officials to find a solution.
The former Mahaffey High School has an impressive legacy, but more...
Arnoldtown Project
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
By Emily Miller Staff Writer CURWENSVILLE - Curwensville borough is moving forward with the Arnoldtown sewer line extension project.
As reported at Monday evening's borough council meeting, Councilman Ron Kuhn said that sooner rather than later would be a good time to install pipe underneath the West Branch of the more...

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