Saturday Dec 14
Police: Man took deposits, never completed taxidermy work
A Lewistown man has been arrested and faces 30 charges after he allegedly received various items and deposits for his taxidermy business and never completed the work, Granville Township Police Department reports.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Mifflin County Regional Police chief gives positive report on incidents
Mifflin County Regional Police Department Chief Scott Mauery gave a positive report Thursday during a meeting of the MCRPD Board of Directors.
2014 Mifflin County Commissioners meeting schedule to be set Dec. 19
During a brief workshop meeting on Thursday, the Mifflin County Commissioners announced the following agenda items for their Dec. 19 business meeting: A purchase agreement between the county and the Law Office of Michael Gingerich of Lewistown as court-appointed counsel for custodial parents in child welfare cases for calendar year 2014 in the ... (more)
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Emergency Management Services offers tips to stay safe during winter weather
Winter weather has arrived to the Juniata Valley, and two storms have already brought hazardous conditions, as well as cold weather, to the area.
Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful recognizes volunteers
PA CleanWays of Cumberland County - Mike Onofrey for the coordination of numerous phases of an event that collected more than 9,000 tires.
Mifflin County elected officials to get pay raise starting in 2016
The Mifflin County Commissioners voted to increase the pay of the county's elected officials beginning in 2016 at a meeting Wednesday night.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
141 Actions taken against Pa. businesses, individuals
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Charles Zeiders, lookout in armed robbery, pleads guilty
The lookout in an armed robbery that took place on July 26, 2012, at the Sunoco station on South Main Street pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit terroristic threats on Tuesday and was given a time-served sentence.
MCHS students help with Santa's Bookbag
Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER Mifflin County High School students, from left, Jacob Spickler, Alex Smith and Amelia Schaeffer, help load boxes of books from the Santa's Bookbag program Tuesday at Grace United Methodist Church in Lewistown to be taken to First United Methodist Church for the Community Christmas Project.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Mifflin County budget passes with no tax, millage rate increase
The Mifflin County Commissioners on Thursday unanimously passed the county's 2014 budget that features no tax increase and the millage rate remaining at 14.250.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Young dad electrocuted
A Beavertown man was electrocuted at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday after he came in contact with a live high-voltage wire in West Beaver Township, Snyder County.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Mifflin County Garden Club decorates McCoy House for Christmas
Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Mifflin County Garden Club members Lois Armstrong, left, and Jane Howe decorate a fireplace in the basement of the McCoy House Tuesday in Lewistown in preperation for the Festival of Ice.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Ed Pawlowski democratic candidate for governor swings through Mifflin County on jobs tour
One of the Democratic candidates hoping to challenge Republican Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett in the 2014 general election stopped in Mifflin County on Monday on a two-day whirlwind tour throughout the commonwealth.
Winning Cash 5 ticket worth $225,000 sold in Mifflin County
One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $225,000 was among 31,039 prize-winning tickets sold statewide for the Monday, Dec. 2, drawing.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Lewistown borough council officially appoints White as manager
"He brings a lot of new experience from businesses he as worked with and I believe he is well suited for the job," Rager said.
Tuesday November 26 2013
A WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS POSTED THROUGH WEDNESDAY AND PENNDOT SAYS THEY ARE TRYING TO KEEP THE ROADS IN GOOD SHAPE, ESPECIALLY FOR HOLIDAY TRAVELERS.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Carrington convicted for armed robbery of Lewistown Sunoco
One of three people involved in an armed robbery on July 26, 2012, at the Sunoco station on South Main Street was convicted Wednesday of all six charges filed against him.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Asks county residents to consider turbine impact
It has been said that there is a time and place for everything. It could also be said that a value can be assigned to everything.
Jury acquits man of charges
A Mifflin County jury deliberated for less than 30 minutes before acquitting John T. Loner of rape and other related offenses stemming from allegations he sexually abused a now 14-year-old girl over a period of several years.
Inside Phillya s Drinking HabitsWe drink a lot of vodka... and Barefoot wine.
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board just released its 2012-13 Retail Year In Review report , which tallies up the wine and spirits sales throughout the state.