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Local News | December 14, 2016

A garage was completely destroyed after a fire and explosion occurred Tuesday morning, in Granville Township. Crews were dispatched to the scene after 10:00 a.m. According to the release, the fire was caused by a wood stove in the garage and the owners of the home stored ammo in the garage, which began to expand […]

Local News | December 13, 2016

A Decatur Township home was completely destroyed as the result of a fire early Monday morning. The Decatur Fire Co. began dispatching after 3AM, and while they responded quickly, weather conditions made it difficult. Reports indicated that the main source of the heavy fire was in the basement, rear and second floor areas of the […]

Local News | December 12, 2016

PennDOT will no longer issue Vehicle Registration stickers. The elimination of registration stickers will give a cost savings of $1.1 million pre year for taxpayers. Drivers are still required to maintain current vehicle registration, and must present a registration card to law enforcement when asked. A valid registration card is also still required when having […]

Local News | December 9, 2016

The budget has been set for the Mifflin County Regional Police Department. During a evening meeting yesterday, the MCRPD Board of Directors, approved the operating budget for the police department. The budget is $1.6 million and includes increases of protection for some of the participating municipalities. The current 2016 budget is ahead in revenue and […]

Local News | December 8, 2016

Looking for something to watch on television tonight? Tune in at 8 p.m. to WPSU for its latest edition of “Our Town,” which can also be viewed online at wpsu.org/live. Earlier this year, WPSU staffers interviewed several people in Lewistown for the Our Town series, which highlights various communities throughout the commonwealth. Tonight, it’s Lewistown’s […]