Former Pennsylvania state senator J. Doyle Corman Jr. passed away Sunday at the age of 87. Corman is the father of current senate majority leader Senator Jake Corman. The elder Corman served in the state senate from 1977 to 1998.
Reports of fraud are on the rise in the listening area. The Lewistown Police Department says unknown individuals are calling victims and identifying themselves as Social Security Administration employees. The caller informs the victim of outstanding warrants that can be settled by purchasing and sending gift cards. Police remind residents that government agencies do not call and request money or gift cards. If you receive such a call, do not give personal information. Hang up and notify the police.