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Dow Chemical Co. profit surges 65 percent in Q1

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E) – Dow Chemical Co. reported a 65 percent growth in first-quarter profit amid modest increase in revenue and lower expenses. Profit was $1.05bn, or 79 cents per share, compared with...
Posted On 23 Apr 2014
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Fair to Close Out Rocking to Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

CLEARFIELD – At age 14, Joan Jett picked up her first guitar and not long after that she helped turn the rock world upside down for female musicians. On Saturday, Aug. 2, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts will turn the Clearfield County Fair upside down with a memorable night...
Posted On 21 Apr 2014

Crime Police Blotter

State police at Clearfield A DUI-related accident occurred Wednesday on state Route 4016 in Union Township. Further, a 53-year-old DuBois woman was traveling southbound when her vehicle exited the roadway. It subsequently struck a tree head-on off of the west shoulder. The woman...
Posted On 23 Apr 2014


UK manufacturers’ confidence increases to highest level since 1973

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor London, England, United Kingdom (4E) – British manufacturers’ confidence is at its highest in 40 years, according to a report by the Confederation of British Industry, the latest sign of growing momentum in...
Posted On 23 Apr 2014
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Mental health link with malnutrition in CAR

<img src=" (IRIN) – Data collected at a hospital clinic for malnourished children in the Central African Republic (CAR) suggests that many of the childrens' parents present symptoms of post-traumatic stress directly linked to...
Posted On 23 Apr 2014
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