| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:45 PM
State college admission counselors had been setting up tables every week in Lehigh Carbon Community College's cafeteria, trying to talk to prospective recruits amid a sea of students eating lunch.
It wasn't an ideal situation.
So LCCC decided it would...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:27 PM
A non-native, invasive insect that attacks and kills Eastern hemlock trees has advanced westward across Pennsylvania to Clarion and Jefferson counties where infestations have been confirmed in two state parks. “The hemlock woolly adelgid, a...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Jerry Feaser of the Pennsylvanai Game Commission reports the following: As Pennsylvania hunters and trappers begin purchasing their 2011-12 licenses (as of Monday, June 11), Pennsylvania Game Commission teams of land managers, foresters and Food and Cover...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 10:47 AM
The Libertarian candidate for president, Gary Johnson, is kicking off a nationwide college campus tour at West Chester University on Monday just as his party beat back Republican efforts to keep him off the November ballot.
State Republicans fear that if...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 6:11 PM
The state GOP-endorsed candidate for Pennsylvania attorney general made a campaign stop in Somerset this week.
David Freed — a husband and father of three who works as the Cumberland County district attorney — told the Daily American on...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:09 AM
Turns out Republican Tom Smith is not the only Smith vying for U.S. Sen. Bob Casey’s job.
Meet Rayburn Smith, a retired postal worker from Clarion County who is running as a libertarian. He collected enough signatures to appear on the November...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 12:49 PM
UPDATE: Pennsylvania State Police say a 67 year old Camp Hill man was killed in the fatal crash on I-283, in the area of Lindle Road at mile marker 1.9 in Swatara Township. PSP is withholding the identity of the victim who was driving a 2011 Cadillac CTS....
| Jun 7, 2012
| 8:02 AM
State forestlands and state parks again will participate in a program that offers white-tailed deer hunters expanded hunting opportunities across Pennsylvania, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Richard Allan announced today....
| Jan 25, 2011
| 8:27 PM
Dorothy Jane Horner, 92, of Tionesta, passed away Jan. 24, 2011, in Clermont, Fla. Born June 17, 1918, in Jennerstown, she was the daughter of the late Frank J. and Stella V. Barnett Fisher. Dorothy was married May 10, 1940, to Clyde E. Horner; who...
| Mar 19, 2011
| 6:15 PM
Connie Petras said she’ll never consider leasing land to Marcellus Shale natural gas drillers.
The Somerset Borough resident has a relative who leased 140 acres of farm land in Clarion County. According to Petras, the drilling company has given...
| Dec 8, 2011
| 7:39 PM
Clifford W. “Kip” Williams, 66, of Mayport, died suddenly on Saturday morning, Dec. 3, 2011, at DuBois Regional Medical Center. Born April 14, 1945, in Somerset, he was the son of Lester and Esther (Minerd) Williams. He married Fay Horner on...