Rockton, PA

Historic farm forced to sell dairy cows

CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) – A Clearfield County farm is no longer producing milk after 180 years of farming. Knob Farm located in Grampian Pennsylvania will no longer produce milk commercially for local communities. Earlier this year with the rising rates of inflation the farm was put in a pinch, like many other Americans. However, […]
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Sportsbeat Preview: Philipsburg-Osceola Mountaineers

PHILIPSBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) — It was another rough year last season for Philipsburg-Osceola finishing only 2-8, but Head Coach Jeff Vroman, who is in his third year back with the program after taking a few years off, is optimistic this upcoming season. Vroman coached the program for 12 seasons until 2013 when he stepped down. The […]
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Parents voice concerns over possible Saint Marys school closure

SAINT MARYS, Pa. (WTAJ) — Parents, students and community members packed into the Saint Marys area school board meeting to voice their concerns about the possibility of the Bennetts Valley Elementary School closing. The school board says they are looking at the closure due to low enrollment compared to the cost to keep the school […]

Spitzer Honda hosting a blood drive in DuBois

CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) – Spitzer Honda is hosting a blood drive with the American Red Cross on Wednesday, August 10th. The blood drive will take place at BDI Industrial Drive Parkway in DuBois from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Along with the blood drive, participants can also receive a free car wash. “The Red […]

Man at large after repeatedly breaking into Reynoldsville church

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — State police are looking for the man responsible for breaking into the Reynoldsville Gospel Center and stealing $746 worth of items. Sometime between July 24 and Aug. 4, an unknown person gained entry into the church on more than one occasion both by force and no force. The potential suspect […]

Ridgway Rifle Club holds shooting competition

ELK COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) – Shooters from across the globe are in Ridgway for the first leg of a national competition. The Ridgway Rifle Club is hosting the NRA’s Smallbore Silhouette Standard and Hunting National Championship. This is part of the first leg in the Lapua Monarch Cup. The Lapua Monarch Cup is two separate […]

Police Seeking Information on Person Who Set Mailbox on Fire in Eldred Township

ELDRED TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Marienville-based State Police are asking the public for information on an incident in which a mailbox was set on fire in Sigel on Sunday evening. According to police, a trooper arrived at a residence on State Route 949, in Sigel, Eldred Township, Jefferson County, for a report of a damaged mailbox around 9:15 p.m. on Sunday, August 7.

Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty to Methamphetamine Trafficking

JOHNSTOWN, PA — A former resident of Clearfield, PA pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of violating federal narcotics laws, United States Attorney Cindy K. Chung announce. Logan Mactavish, 39, pleaded guilty on Wednesday, August 3, 2022, to Count Two of the Superseding Indictment before Senior United...

Gas Prices Continue To Tumble

Gas prices dropped once again both locally as well as across western Pennsylvania as a whole this week. According to AAA’s weekly gas price report, the average price for a gallon of regular, unleaded, self-serve gas in Butler, as of Monday, dropped by 11 cents over the past week to settle at $4.41 per gallon.

Area Man Under Investigation for Fire Department Burglary

CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – State Police in Clearfield said a 31-year-old man is being investigated in connection with a burglary that occurred at a local fire department. On August 2 around 8:58 p.m. police received a report of a burglary at the Chester Hill Hose Company located at...