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One Dead, 2 Hurt in Route 219 Crash

A Glen Campbell teenager died in a two vehicle accident Monday morning on Route 219 in Jones Township.State Police say an SUV driven by 19-year-old Jordan Johnston crossed the center line and hit another SUV driven by 54-year-old Craig Stanley of Wilcox. Johnston was pronounced dead at Elk Regional Health…

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EPA Investigating Bradford Co. Frack Spill

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is investigating the spill of fracking fluids at a Chesapeake Energy site in Bradford County last week.“We want a complete accounting of operations at the site to determine our next steps in this incident and to help prevent future releases of this kind,” EPA Regional…

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Busy Day, So Far, for City Police

Bradford City Police have been kept busy. Late Sunday and today they received complaints about juveniles from Hanley Park, Main and School streets and Belleview Avenue.They also investigated a bicycle accident on School Street, a theft on West Corydon Street and a report of underage drinking on Maplewood Avenue, according…

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Suicide Discovered During Fire

The fire near the Elk and Jefferson County line this morning is being investigated as a suicide.State police say they believe a 56-year-old Brockport man started a fire in his Rattlesnake Road home then shot himself.Firefighters were called to the scene at about 6 o’clock this morning.State police say no…

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Town Wide Garage Sale Date Set

The 9th annual Bradford Area Town Wide Garage Sale will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2011 starting at 9 a.m. in the Bradford area.Registration forms are available at the Main Street Mercantile, 96 Main Street, Bradford and the Bradford Area Chamber of Commerce office located at 121 Main Street.…

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Hundreds March Against Fracking in Philly

Philadelphia – “We have a crisis on our hands,” warned Dr. Poune Saberi, a Philadelphia family physician, speaking at Love Park during a rally Saturday, part of the “River to River” march against fracking. She continued, “Three days ago a fracking well in Canton, Pennsylvania [Bradford County] blew out, spilling…

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Rain is No Eggs-cuse to Cancel Hunt

This young lady gets ready to hunt for some Easter eggs at the Callahan Park ice rink Saturday morning. The Bradford City Firefighters Local 655 annual egg hunt had to be held inside because of the weather, but no one seemed to mind.

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Police Get Complaints About Juveniles

Juveniles kept Bradford City Police busy Thursday evening and into Friday. They received complaints about kids from Congress, East Main, Davis and Jefferson Streets, according to the complaint report and request sheet.Officers also looked into a theft at a High Street business and a theft of medication, a disturbance on…

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Fire Damages DuBois Strip Mall

Investigators are still trying to determine what caused a fire in a DuBois strip mall Friday that did three-quarters of a million dollars worth of damage.The fire started at about 10:45 a.m. in the Beaver Grove Plaza, according to a news release sent to WESB and The HERO by State…