Local News

Passages Inc. Seeks Volunteers

Passages Inc., the non-profit sexual violence agency providing free and confidential services in Clarion, Clearfield, and Jefferson counties, is in desperate need of volunteers. By completing a free and flexible training course, individuals can help make a difference in the lives...
Posted On 30 Jul 2014

National News

Federal court blocks closure of only MS abortion clinic

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor New Orleans, LA, United States (4E) – Mississippi’s sole abortion clinic can remain open, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled on Tuesday. The court’s three-judge panel voted 2-1 to...
Posted On 29 Jul 2014
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Crime

GantDaily.com Police Blotter

State police at Philipsburg An incident of simple assault occurred Friday in the 100 block of Catty Nine Trail in Huston Township. During the incident, the accused and the victim allegedly engaged in a verbal argument that turned physical. The accused also allegedly started to...
Posted On 29 Jul 2014

Business

Japan industrial output down 3.3 percent in June; falls short of estimates

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Tokyo, Japan (4E) – Japanese industrial output fell 3.3 percent in June from the previous month, according to the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) report released Wednesday. The figure was well below...
Posted On 29 Jul 2014
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Health

UPMC Altoona Opens Kidney Transplant Clinic

ALTOONA — UPMC Altoona opened its Kidney Transplant Clinic June 10 at its Outpatient Center in Station Medical Center. The clinic saves time and money for the nearly 200 people from this region who are waiting for, or who have had, a transplant. It is easily accessible from...
Posted On 30 Jul 2014

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