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LOCAL NEWS | APRIL 17, 2019

A Thompsontown man has been sentenced to 19 months in prison for defrauding a disabled Veteran, the Veteran’s Administration, and the Social Security Administration.  The U. S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania said 48-year-old Jason Ehrhart was sentenced Monday.  In 2006, Ehrhart applied to serve as VA Fiduciary and Legal Custodian for […]

LOCAL NEWS | APRIL 16, 2019

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has unanimously approved House Resolution 149 recognizing THON student volunteers.  THON raised more than $10-million ($10,621,683.76) in February to help fight pediatric cancer.  The organization is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world.  It is a year-long fundraising and awareness campaign, sustained by more than 16,500 volunteers, culminating in a […]

LOCAL NEWS | APRIL 15, 2019

Drug charges have been filed against a McClure man after his arrest late last month.  Lewistown Police charged 47-year-old Terry Lee Fortson, Jr. with possession of a controlled substance and introducing a controlled substance into the Mifflin County Correctional Facility on March 29th.  Fortson had suspected crack cocaine hidden in a cigarette pack, and did […]