Re-think Your Drink

By | 2017-09-21T10:13:28+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Local School|

By Josie Delp, Author If you consume beverages with added sugar, it could lead to many health problems, including heart disease, insulin resistance, high cholesterol, diabetes, dental issues, obesity, and more. Even worse, several of these issues can lead to life long treatments or even death. People who develop high cholesterol are at a higher [...]

Peace walk, vigil set today in Clarion

By | 2017-09-21T09:11:15+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Local News|

By ClarionExtra.com From staff reports The Clarion-based Indivisible We Rise West Central Pennsylvania chapter, along with the Clarion University community and local clergy, will host a Clarion Peace Walk and Vigil today. The event will begin at 5:30 p.m. on the Clarion University campus in front of Starbucks. The walk will follow Main Street and [...]

“We Rise” Group to Hold Peace Walk and Vigil Today in Clarion

By | 2017-09-21T07:52:37+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Local News|

By Bill Hearst A a peace walk and vigil will be held today in Clarion. The event will begin at 5:30 pm in front of Starbucks and participants will walk to the Clarion Memorial Park Gazebo for a vigil. The vigil will honor people who work for peace. The event is sponsored by: The We [...]

Police Arrest Lycoming County Man for 2,500 Counts of Child Sex Abuse

By | 2017-09-21T07:50:45+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Local News|

By Bill Hearst A 50-year-old man is facing more than 2,500 counts of child sex abuse for incidents involving two girls over a five-year period in Jefferson County. State police say John DeFluri of Montgomery in Lycoming County raped the girls between January of 2010 and December of 2015 at a number of homes in [...]

West Penn Power Lineman Hurt In Florida During Irma Clean-up

By | 2017-09-21T07:49:30+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Local News|

By Bill Hearst A West Penn Power Lineman helping to restore power in Florida following Hurricane Irma was injured Wednesday. The 53-year-old man, who has not been identified, was shocked after coming in contact with a hot line. The man was one of 40 West Penn Power workers who have been restoring power to customers [...]

Clarion jail officials consider new option to curb drug use

By | 2017-09-21T07:00:00+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Local Papers|

By By EVANNE GAREIS L-V Staff Writer PAINT TWP. – A relatively new drug to curb drug addictions is now available in Clarion County, and jail officials are considering the possibility of incorporating its use into the county's inmate release program. Read More: Leader-Vindicator

Clarion University joins campaign to spread hope

By | 2017-09-20T14:54:21+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Local News|

By ClarionExtra.com From staff reports “Dear Young Person: We stand with you.” #DearYoungPerson postcards (Submitted photo) That's the message that Maxient, a company in Charlottesville, Va., wants to spread to its city's young people after they witnessed hatred and violence at riots Aug. 12. Clarion University wants to help. “While we adults can turn to [...]