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LOCAL NEWS | MAY 17, 2018

With rain forecast for today and Friday, low-level flooding is expected along the Juniata River.  Areas of Mifflin County could see a 72-hour total of 1.5 to 2 inches of rain into Saturday.  According to the Mifflin County Office of Public Safety, the Juniata River at Lewistown is projected to crest at 14.7 feet by […]

LOCAL SPORTS | MAY 17, 2018

Mifflin County plays Altoona today in the District VI 6A baseball semifinals. First pitch set for 5:30 at Mansion Park in Altoona. Pirates over the visiting Chicago White Sox yesterday, 3-2. The Phillies, meanwhile, won on the road, 4-1, in Baltimore. Bishop Guilfoyle’s boys volleyball team has won the district championship. BG swept Huntingdon last […]

LOCAL NEWS | MAY 16, 2018

Pennsylvania State Senator Scott Wagner will oppose incumbent Democrat Governor Tom Wolf in November.  Wagner won the Republican Primary Tuesday over Paul Mango and Laura Ellsworth.  Jeff Bartos won the Republican nomination for Lieutenant Governor.  In PA’s 82nd Legislative District, John Hershey beat eight other Republican candidates, and will face Democrat Kim Hart in the […]