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Priceless ring reunited with owner in DuBois
CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) – A DuBois woman is relieved after finding a priceless ring after she lost it at work. In DuBois, Skyla Lingenfelter lost a ring that contained her mother’s ashes while at work at the DuBois Walmart. Lingenfelter lost her mother a year ago. In her memory, she got a cremation ring, […]
Nominations open for Clearfield County officer, civilian of the year
CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Clearfield County District Attorney Ryan Sayers has said that nominations for the Law Enforcement Officer and Civilian of the Year Awards for the year 2023 are now open. Each year persons and businesses in Clearfield County show support for law enforcement officers and agencies. Due to this, Sayers said that […]
Local Man Accused of Burglarizing American Legion, Stealing Safe Containing Thousands of Dollars in Cash
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. — A local man is facing charges for his alleged role in the theft of thousands of dollars in cash from the American Legion in Punxsutawney Borough, police say. According to court documents filed by Punxsutawney Borough Police, 36-year-old Ryan A. Kyser, of Punxsutawney, has been charged...
Residence Destroyed, Homeowner Injured in Jefferson County Structure Fire
According to the Sigel Volunteer Fire Department, the call came in around 10:52 a.m. for a structure fire at a single-story residence along O’Donnel Road in Eldred Township, Jefferson County. Upon arrival, the home was fully engulfed. Sources say the fire, caused by a malfunctioning space heater, was accidental...
Police: Punxsy Woman Charged After Dragging Victim into Apartment While ‘Beating on Her’
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (EYT) – A hearing is set for tomorrow for a local woman accused of dragging a woman into her apartment during an altercation in Punxsutawney Borough. According to court documents, a preliminary hearing for 31-year-old Tiffany Fawn Arlene Beatty, of Punxsutawney, is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 21, with Magisterial District Judge Jacqueline J. Mizerock presiding.
Rare Lego piece made of gold shows up at Pennsylvania Goodwill store
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- A rare Lego piece made out of gold is up for auction after it turned up at a Goodwill warehouse in Pennsylvania.You can still get your bids in for the piece if you're willing to put up the cash.The piece we're talking about is a 14-karat gold piece called the Bionicle Golden Kanohi Hau mask.Workers at the Dubois warehouse found it and it's believed to be one of only 30 pieces in existence.In 2001, some were gifted to Lego employees and the rest were given out in a contest.At first, Goodwill workers didn't realize what they had -- but once they did, they decided to maximize the donation by putting the piece up for auction.They received a bid for $33,000, but that person failed to pay up, so it's back on the auction block.Right now, the current bid is worth more than $6,000.The auction is set to end around 8 p.m. on Wednesday.If you'd like to place a bid or for more information, click here.
A Taste of Italy: Discover Punxsutawney's 4 Must-Visit Italian Trattorias
In this piece, we're exploring four exquisite Italian restaurants in Punxsutawney. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these yet? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
PA expanding regional veterans' court program
CENTRE COUNTY, Pa (WJAC) — Returning to general society can sometimes be difficult for military veterans and in some cases, they end up on the wrong side of the law. Instances like that are leading to new initiatives to help veterans in court. They're termed veterans’ treatment courts, recognizing...
Clearfield County Jail gets new warden
CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A new warden will soon take over at the Clearfield County Jail. David Rupprecht Jr. of Brockway has been hired by the county, according to the prison board. Rupprecht previously served at the Moshannon Valley Processing Center. Rupprecht will take over as warden starting March 3 and is replacing David […]
Du Bois, PA Residents: Your Future Kittens Best Friend Awaits!
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around du bois.
Jeff Tech holds first co-op signing day
JEFFERSON COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) – Throughout the country, many schools hold signing days for kids heading off to college to play sports, but students and staff at Jeff Tech held a signing day for students who are entering the workforce. Jeff Tech is the Jefferson County-Dubois Area Vocational-Technical School, a comprehensive career and technical high […]
7-Day Weather Forecast for Jefferson County
The seven-day weather forecast for the Jefferson County area is brought to you by Redbank Chevrolet and DuBrook. Sunny, with a high near 55. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Clearfield County man accused of stealing $1,600 in Pokémon cards from Walmart
Clearfield County man accused of stealing $1,600 in Pokémon cards from Walmart. 2/19/24.
A Thursday washout, another cold Saturday in the forecast
Low pressure will track through the Ohio Valley on Thursday, and the system will tap into a decent supply of moisture, especially by February standards. The result will be a rainy day across eastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania. The rain will taper off by the evening hours. The work week will come to an end with a mix of sunshine and clouds and a gusty breeze on Friday.
State Police Calls: Illegal Firearms Sale, Drug Possession
Area state police responded to the following incidetns:. The Pennsylvania State Police have initiated an investigation into a firearm sale or transfer that reportedly took place at Beverly Guns & Supply LLC in Perry Township, Jefferson County. The incident, logged under report number 2024-139431 by the Punxsutawney Patrol Unit, was...
PennDOT taking over school bus camera ticketing hearings, no program in place months later
Starting Dec. 22, 2023, a PennDOT hearing officer was supposed to take over the cases.
Penn Highlands project to give students hygiene necessities
CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Foundation has announced the start of a new project to help students afford necessities. They announced the development of the The Basic Hygiene Project, an initiative that will supply college students with full-size hygiene products, including toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, and other items. Former students Renu […]
Bill Morrison Named Head Football Coach at Brookville Amid Extensive Renovations to Raiders’ Stadium
BROOKVILLE, Pa. (EYT/D9) — Bill Morrison was surprised. After one year as the head coach of the Brookville football team, Gabe Bowley told Morrison he was stepping down. (Pictured above, Bill Morrison was hired as the head football coach at Brookville on Monday. He was the defensive coordinator for the Raiders for the last two seasons/photo by Molly Zimmerman)
The gas price fluctuate between $3.55 and $3.69 in DuBois as of 2024-02-19. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.196 , according to AAA.
AAA: Gas Prices Soaring in Pennsylvania
VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. — Gas prices are 13 cents higher in Western Pennsylvania this week at $3.655 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report. This week’s average prices: Western Pennsylvania Average: $3.655. Average price during the week of February 12, 2024: $3.521. Average price...