Jefferson County, PA

State Police Calls: Man Attempting to Flee Police Crashes into Tree

Area state police responded to the following calls:. Clearfield-based State Police initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle for several violations along Glendale Avenue in Morris Township, Clearfield County, on Saturday, May 14, around 3:44 a.m. According to the report, the operator of the vehicle, a 35-year-old Milesburg man, began...
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Commonwealth Judge Blocks PennDOT’s Bridge Tolling Plan

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – A Commonwealth Court judge has issued a preliminary injunction that will temporarily block PennDOT’s plan to toll nine Pennsylvania bridges, including the Canoe Creek bridges in Clarion County and the North Fork bridges in Jefferson County. (Photo by Dave Cyphert of ProPoint Media Photography.)
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I-80 Ramp Closures Planned in Jefferson County

INDIANA, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is announcing an upcoming ramp closure on I-80 in Jefferson County May 20 through 22, 2022. For this weekend closure, the Exit 81: Hazen Eastbound ramps will be closed from 6:00 p.m. on May 20 to 12:00 a.m. on May 22 for milling and paving. To detour, take Exit 78: Brookville, follow U.S. 322 East to re-enter I-80 at Exit 86: Reynoldsville.

Driver Injured As Vehicle Slams into Tree off Route 36

ELDRED TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A driver was injured as his vehicle crashed into a tree off State Route 36 on Tuesday afternoon. According to Marienville-based State Police, the accident happened on Monday, May 16, around 2:32 p.m., on State Route 36, at its intersection with Truck Drive, in Eldred Township, Jefferson County.

7-Day Weather Forecast for Jefferson County

A look at the 7-day weather forecast for the Jefferson County area. Today – Isolated showers before 1pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Jefferson County Photo of the Day

PAHS art students were recently featured in the Youth Arts Celebration at the Indiana Mall sponsored by the Indiana Arts Council. The following PAHS students received awards for their work submitted by their respective art teachers; Chloë Aul (2D Concept Award), Julia McAdoo (3D Concept Award), and Jared Meeks (2D Concept Award). Courtesy of Punxsutawney Area School District.
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Friends of Christian Celebrating Ten Years of Helping Families in Need

VENANGO 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...

7-Day Weather Forecast for Jefferson County

A look at the 7-day weather forecast for the Jefferson County area. Today – Scattered showers, mainly after 4pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Guided Tours Available At Scripture Rocks

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. (EYT) – Enjoy an interpretive guided walking tour through Scripture Rocks Park and learn the story of Douglas Stahlman, a troubled man with a powerful message. The 1.5-mile gravel-covered pathways wind through more than 60 boulders carved with religious verses by Douglas Stahlman in the early...

Jefferson County Recipe of the Day: Peanut Butter and Jelly Cookies

-Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. -Cream the butter, peanut butter, and sugars together until light and fluffy. Add egg and vanilla extract and continue mixing until well combined. -Whisk flour and soda together and then add to the wet ingredients. -Chill the dough until firm. -Form 1″ balls of...

​​​​​​​AAA: Nearly Every State Above $4 per Gallon

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. – Gas prices are 13 cents higher in Western Pennsylvania this week at $4.520 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report. Jefferson County drivers are paying an average of $4.638 a gallon for regular unleaded gasoline. In Clarion County, the standard price is $4.644. The average in Clearfield County is $4.654.

Jefferson County Adoptable Pet of the Week: Kai

This week’s Jefferson County Adoptable Pet of the Week is Kai. Kai is a young female Australian Cattle Dog/Blue Heeler & Labrador Retriever mix. She is spayed and her vaccinations are up-to-date. For more information on Kai, or to schedule an appointment to meet her, contact Gateway Humane Society...