Day: September 30, 2022

Local News

Mifflin Commissioners Plan for $$ Distribution

The Mifflin County Commissioners met on Thursday, and revealed their plans for distributing $8.9 million that has been received by the county under the American Rescue Plan Act. Among the ideas under consideration… Protection from increased property taxes; Addressing costs associated with the COVID pandemic; Support for volunteer fire departments and first responders; and an […]

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It’s Oktoberfest Weekend in Huntingdon Borough

The big Oktober Fest celebration will bring a lot of fun to Huntingdon Borough this weekend. The second annual Oktober Fest runs from 1 to 9 tomorrow, and there will be plenty of great food, beer, music, and fun in Huntingdon Borough, where the goal is simply bringing people downtown with a better and larger […]

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Mt. Union School Interviews Taking Place

Interviews are being conducted for some open positions in the Mount Union Area School District. According to an announcement by District Superintendent Dr. Amy Smith at the school board meeting that was held earlier this week, district officials are meeting with candidates for a number of open positions, including senior high school secretary, guidance office […]

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Area Jobless Numbers

According to numbers released this week by the state department of labor and industry, the unemployment rate in Huntingdon County increased a bit for the month of August. The jobless rate for August came in at 5.9%, slightly higher than the 5.6% reported in July. August’s number is the same as June, reflecting little change […]

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