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Butler Twp. Announces Roads For Summer Repaving

Butler Township Commissioners approved the awarding of a contract for this summer’s road resurfacing project. Wiest Asphalt and Paving submitted the only bid received for the Road Resurfacing Project in the amount of just over $313,000. The list of roads that are expected to receive attention this year include...
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Fetterman Named Democratic Primary Winner; Republican Still Unknown

Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman sealed the Democratic nomination for senate early in the evening taking a majority of the vote over challengers Congressman Conor Lamb and State Representative Malcolm Kenyatta. However, it’s not known who Fetterman will face in the general election. As of 10 p.m. the race is between...

Wolf Announces New Child Care Grant Program

Governor Tom Wolf is designating funds to help the child care industry in the state. His administration announced a $98 million grant program that aims to help the child care industry retain and recruit workers. Wolf said child care is crucial to the safety and education of children, and that...

Friends of Christian Celebrating Ten Years of Helping Families in Need

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. (EYT) – For 10 years, the Friends of Christian has provided much-needed financial assistance to families in Clarion, Jefferson, and Venango Counties who deal with health problems, and it is gearing up to choose another family to support. (Photo Above: Christian Burgdofer. The Poker Run and...
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Featured Local Job: Full Time Secretary- Union SD

Union School District is seeking interested candidates for a full-time secretary for the start of the 2022-2023 school year. Excellent phone communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; prior secretarial experience and proficiency with MS Word, MS Excel, and computer knowledge required. Must be able to multitask and work independently. Preferred knowledge...

BASD Changing Food Service Provider

The Butler Area School District will make a change in their food service provider for next school year. At their meeting Monday night, the board approved an agreement with Aramark as food service provider pending solicitor review. Aramark will receive a flat $30,000 administrative fee as well as a management fee of nine cents per reimbursable meal sold.

Gov. Wolf: New Funding Awarded to Slippery Rock University for Manufacturing Internship Program

Governor Tom Wolf today announced $179,181 in new funding for Slippery Rock University, through Pennsylvania’s Manufacturing PA Training-to-Career Program (MTTC), to support a student internship program at food and beverage manufacturing facilities in Allegheny, Butler, and Erie counties. “This paid internship program will give students the invaluable hands-on experience...

Primary 2022: What you need to know about casting a ballot, last-minute mail-ins

It's time to head to the polls or return a mail ballot as Tuesday is the primary in Pennsylvania. The polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mail-in or absentee ballots must be in the hands of the elections office by 8 p.m. Postmarks do not count, and voters must return their own ballots unless they have a disability and a designated agent to submit it.
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Featured Local Job: Lifeguards in Lucinda

Kalyumet Camping and Cabins, located near Cook Forest, has Lifeguard positions available for the summer. Applicant must have an active Red Cross or other recognized lifeguard certification and be CPR Certified. In order to apply for the position call 814-744-9622 to request an application and to schedule an interview. Copyright...

Mudslide cleared, but could happen again

The mudslide that covered about 50 feet of the Butler-Freeport Community Trail a few weeks ago has been cleaned up and the trail reopened, but the president of the trail association said the situation could happen again. Chris Ziegler, trail president, said the steep hillside along the trail between the...

Butler’s High School Choir To Put On Free Concert

Local student musicians are preparing for a performance later this week. The Butler Senior High Choirs will present a Spring Concert this Wednesday beginning at 7 p.m. in the Intermediate School Auditorium. The theme of the concert is “Dreams” so all the selections will relate to a musical journey in...