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LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 16, 2019

An anonymous reporting system designed to give Pennsylvania students, teachers, parents and community members the ability to anonymously report potential threats and other problems has collected nearly 23,500 tips in its first six months of operation.  The “Safe2Say” program, created by a 2018 law, launched in mid-January to give students a way to share information […]

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 15, 2019

Today is “Check the Chip Day.”  Microchips greatly increase the chances that pets will be reuinted with their families if they are lost or stolen.  “Check the Chip Day” is held every August 15th.  It was created by the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) and the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).  Pet owners are reminded […]

LOCAL NEWS | AUGUST 14, 2019

State Police arrested an area man in Smithfield Township, Huntingdon County for failure to comply with Megan’s Law.  Police say 61-year-old Rodney Leonard of Huntingdon was charged on August 8th while working as a ride operator on Fairgrounds Road.  He was listed as non-compliant with Megan’s Law by failing to report and register with authoirities. […]