Local News

CASD Hears “Very Preliminary” PSSA Results

HYDE – At Monday night’s meeting, Bruce Nicolls, director of curriculum and instruction, presented “very preliminary” Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) results to the Clearfield school board. Students at Bradford Township Elementary were 89 percent proficient in...

National News

California Nurses Union Braces For Contract Battle

Sacramento, CA, United States (KaiserHealth) – Going to a nurses union meeting is a little bit like going to an evangelical church service. Contract talks begin next week on new four-year contract. “We all have to stand up, and it’s a struggle,” says...
Posted On 23 Jul 2014
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Crime

GantDaily.com Police Blotter

State police at Philipsburg State police investigated an accidental death that occurred at a residence on Sawmill Road in Worth Township. Further, Floyd Joseph Ward Jr., 32, of Port Matilda died as his lawnmower overturned and pinned him underneath it. State police investigated a...
Posted On 22 Jul 2014

Business

South Africa inflation rate stays firm at 6.6 percent in June

Nathan Andrada – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Johanneburg, South Africa (4E) – The annual inflation rate in South Africa stayed at 6.6 percent in June, well above the target rate set by the natios’ central bank. Last week, the South African Reserve Bank...
Posted On 23 Jul 2014
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Health

Telemedicine Effective in Delivering International Cardiac Care, Children’s Hospital Study Shows

PITTSBURGH – After studying more than 1,000 pediatric consultations offered in Latin America through telemedicine, researchers at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC found that physicians in those countries were highly satisfied with Children’s service and believed...
Posted On 23 Jul 2014

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