| Jul 10, 2012
| 8:43 PM
Bidding for the excavation project to complete Route 219 from Somerset to Meyersdale could begin as early as this year.
Since the project is already under design, the bidding for the next step — which is the earthwork portion of the project...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 3:51 PM
Robert L. and Thelma Miller of Somerset are celebrating 60 years of marriage. The couple was married Sept. 12 1952 at the Friedens Lutheran Church by the Rev. Arthur Yeagy.
Born in Friedens, the former Thelma Mae Pile is the daughter of the late...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 4:33 PM
In trying to understand all the impacts of a relatively new industry in Pennsylvania, it's important those involved are clear about their practices.
Those drilling for natural gas in the Marcellus Shale fields have been dealing with people wondering...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 8:49 AM
A 65-mile section of the eastbound Pennsylvania Turnpike will be closed tonight for an emergency recovery operation between the Breezewood Exit (#161) and the Carlisle Exit (#226) from 6 p.m. until approximately 8 p.m.
The closure is needed to allow...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Cash paying travelers on the Pennsylvania Turnpike will be issued a new style ticket beginning Wednesday, Septermber 26, 2012. The new tickets, sporting a different look and feel, will be about 1.75 inches longer and printed on white thermal paper. They...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 8:28 PM
Pa. police: Man’s death on turnpike ruled a suicide
McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. — A Carbon County, Pa., man’s death was ruled a suicide after police found him in his pickup on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Fulton County.
| Jul 21, 2012
| 9:04 AM
Two people are dead and two others injured after a single-vehicle crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Lancaster County. It happened around 6 a.m. on Saturday morning in the eastbound lanes of the turnpike in East Cocalico Township. State police say...
| Jul 22, 2012
| 8:29 PM
It's been 10 years since one of the nation's greatest miracles happened right here in Somerset County.
The Quecreek Mine rescue on Dormel Farms near Sipesville symbolized hope, patriotism and most of all — a nation united in prayer from July 24-...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 6:05 AM
PennDOT announced lane restrictions will be enforced on the following roads in Bucks County:
Route 263 between Almshouse Road and Sugar Bottom Road in Warwick Township, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 1 for bridge inspection;
Chinquapin Road between Holland...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 7:53 PM
Somerset Township supervisors are testing a new micro-surfacing process that they hope will pay long-term dividends.
Strawser Construction was awarded the bid worth approximately $100,000. Portions of Gilmore and Sechler roads will be closed or...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 10:54 AM
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR...
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