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  1. Clearfield United Way Seeks DonationsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    ... effective and vital services necessary for strong and healthy communities in eastern, southern and central Clearfield County. "Your gift ensures that the 24 human service agencies partnered with United Way can continue to assist people and offer ...

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  2. Imprisoned truck company owner charged with theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A man already serving 46 months in federal prison for a check-kiting scheme involving another trucking firm in Ohio has been charged with stealing from the employees of his central Pennsylvania trucking firm, too. They say he stole money from paychecks of 131 employees of Kephart Trucking in Clearfield County.

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  3. Visit Clearfield County Lists Weekly EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GantDaily.com

    ... for a donation. Please call in advance if you plan to have lunch. The workshops are sponsored by the Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging. For more information and to pre-register, call 814-765-2696 or 800-225-8571. Families may enjoy breakfast ...

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  4. Clearfield Economic Development Holds Annual LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GantDaily.com

    More than 140 guests joined the Clearfield County Economic Development Corp. for its annual luncheon Thursday at the Florian Banquet Center. The featured presenter was Rob Swales, CCEDC chief executive officer.

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  5. Clearfield Borough Supports Rail ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GantDaily.com

    Clearfield Borough Council unanimously passed a resolution at last night's meeting that they support North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission's plans for re-opening a 20-mile segment of railway in Clearfield County. Timothy Potts, account manager for R.J. Corman - Pennsylvania Railroad Lines , spoke to council about plans for re-opening a segment of railway between DuBois and Curwensville that was closed in 1954.

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  6. Shaw: Trucking Company President Accused of Stealing Employee FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GantDaily.com

    A 55-year-old Morrisdale man, Timothy Lee Kephart, has been accused of stealing employee funds, announced Clearfield County District Attorney William A. Shaw Jr. today. Trooper Jeffrey Walters of the Pennsylvania State Police, Bureau of Criminal Investigations - Organized Crime Task Force, has filed a criminal complaint against Kephart.

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  7. Daytime Burglary Suspects Appear for HearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GantDaily.com

    Two daytime burglary spree suspects appeared for their preliminary hearings on Wednesday during Centralized Court at the Clearfield County Jail. In the first case, Gary Anthony Cameron, 24, of Weedville waived charges of burglary; conspiracy/theft by unlawful taking; criminal trespass; theft by unlawful taking; criminal mischief; and receiving stolen property.

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  8. Wetzel Waives Charges for Bigler Twp. BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GantDaily.com

    A burglary suspect accused of stealing guns from a Bigler Township residence in June waived his right to a preliminary hearing during Centralized Court on Wednesday at the Clearfield County Jail. Tyler Joel Wetzel, 28, has been charged with burglary; conspiracy/burglary; and seven counts each of theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property.

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  9. CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WDSN-FM Du Bois

    District Attorney William A. Shaw Jr. has announced Clearfield County's Fugitive of the Week. Shaw identified the fugitive as 23 year old Lucia Anna Castro of Youngs Avenue, Lock Haven.

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  10. Adult Cosmetology Students Design Storefront WindowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | GantDaily.com

    The Clearfield County Career & Technology Center's Adult Cosmetology program recently had to design a storefront window for a graded "Friday Challenge." It offers haircuts and styles, manicures, pedicures, beautiful nail art, gel polish, facials, color, highlights/ lowlights, perms and scalp treatment.

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  11. New Roadmaster Introduced at LT MeetingRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | GantDaily.com

    ... bus route and has higher traffic. Police Chief Mark Brooks reported the department will participate with Clearfield County Area Agency on Aging in presenting a program on elder abuse. Brooks said that, in connection with this program, the department ...

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  12. Gaines Waives Murder ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | GantDaily.com

    ... at the scene and troopers submitted it for DNA analysis. On June 2, 2013, Gaines was incarcerated at the Clearfield County Jail on unrelated charges. At that time, Gaines told Trooper David Patrick that he was willing to show him where he had ...

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  13. Avondale Hill cleanup about to reach final phaseRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Citizens' Voice

    The last phase of work to clean up the former Avondale strip mine site in Plymouth Township is slated to start in two months. The state Department of Environmental Protection announced Tuesday the awarding of a $2.69 million contract to Earthmovers Unlimited Corp. of Kylertown, Clearfield County, to restore 88 acres of abandoned mine-ravaged property.

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  14. State awards $2.7 million contract to restore scarred mine land in Plymouth TownshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Times Leader

    The state Department of Environmental Protection announced Tuesday that it has awarded a $2,696,723 contract to Earthmovers Unlimited, Corp. of Kylertown, Clearfield County, to restore 88 acres of abandoned mine land on Curry Hill-Avondale in Plymouth Township, Luzerne County. "This well-known area has been scarred for decades by the aftermath of coal mining in Northeast Pennsylvania," said Mike Korb, manager for the Bureau of Abandoned Mine Reclamation Program.

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  15. Kimberling to Stand Trial for Selling Fatal Dose of HeroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | GantDaily.com

    ... place after 4:58 p.m. on May 2. Kimberling was questioned by police on May 26 after he was arrested on a Clearfield County bench warrant. He told officers that he is usually the middle man on drug deals and he would contact others to actually ...

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  16. DEP Awards Contract for Abandoned Mine Reclamation Project in Luzerne CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | NorthcentralPa.com

    The Department of Environmental Protection today announced it has awarded a $2,696,723 contract to Earthmovers Unlimited, Corp. of Kylertown, Clearfield County, to restore 88-acres of abandoned ...

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  17. Historical Society Marks 150th Anniversary at Bloody KnoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | GantDaily.com

    Pictured is the reconstructed Bloody Knox cabin at dusk on the 150th anniversary of the Civil War shootout that occurred there in 1864. Dennis Shaffner, president of the Clearfield County Historical society, poses in a period military uniform.

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  18. Fugitive of the Week: Lucia Anna CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | GantDaily.com

    ... 4 inches tall. She has brown hair and eyes. Anyone with knowledge of Castro's location is asked to call Clearfield County Crime Stoppers at 800-376-4700. All calls to Crime Stoppers are confidential. Anonymous tips can also be submitted by visiting ...

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  19. Penn State Extension to Offer Strong Women ProgramRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | GantDaily.com

    The Penn State Cooperative Extension will offer the Strong Women: Growing Stronger program in Jefferson and Clearfield counties in 2015. The StrongWomen: Growing Stronger program focuses on strength training and nutrition to reduce the risk of osteoporosis; diabetes; heart disease; arthritis; and depression and improve mood and sleep.

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  20. LHU Clearfield Holds First-ever Career Development DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | GantDaily.com

    The event, open to the public, was a collaborative effort among the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry, the Clearfield County CareerLink and LHU Clearfield. Staff members from the Pennsylvania Department of L&I were on site to educate individuals on JobGateway, Pennsylvania's portal for connecting job seekers and employers.

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