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Reynoldsville council given a petition, names new council member; pool asks for volunteers

The Reynoldsville Borough Council met in regular session on June 15 and received a petition calling for the borough to put a police officer back on the street The petition was presented by Rick Keller, the area representative for the Teamsters Local #110 which represents the police department. The petition, he said, included the names…

PennDOT will implement traffic restrictions tomorrow at 6 p.m.; I-80 in our area included

In response to winter weather and the potential for icy conditions through much of the state tomorrow, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) plan to implement restrictions on trucks and other vehicles on certain roadways around the state. These restrictions will begin at 6:00 PM tomorrow and remain in…

DASD employees get their first Covid-19 vaccinations

On February 5, the DuBois Area School District started vaccinations for essential employees who met the criteria for Phase 1A. According to an email released by District Superintendent Wendy Benton, the district had received requests for 318 vaccinations as of January 18 with another 59 individuals who “may be interested.” Of those requests, 160 eligible…

Little Vikings Childcare Center in Reynoldsville receives state grant

A local child care center is the recipient of a state grant to provide hazard pay to employees in life-sustaining industries. The Little Viking Childcare Center LLC, located at Jeff Tech in Reynoldsville, will receive a grant totaling $7080. The program is designed to keep front-line workers on the job during this pandemic. In announcing…