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Media reports: Businessman to buy Wood-Mode

KREAMER — The Wood-Mode plant in Snyder County that was closed suddenly last month may soon reopen under new management, according to media reports. The (Sunbury) Daily Item and WKOK-AM are both reporting that William French, owner and president of Professional Building Systems Inc., has a ...

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Tax increase approved by school board

LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin County School Board on Thursday adopted its 2019-2020 general fund budget in the amount of $82,220,495. The spending plan includes a 3.2 percent real estate tax increase, which raises the millage rate from 33.4511 mills to 34.5215 mills. It passed in a 6:3 vote, with ...

Group discusses transportation projects update

LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin County Planning Commission met Thursday to discuss some projects the community could see happening in the near future. After Commission Chair Kay Semler called the meeting to order, Bill Gomes, director of Mifflin County Planning and Development, introduced speaker ...

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Pets await happy endings to their stories

Did you see the awesome prizes that the ROFF summer raffle is offering? There is a grand prize that includes a grill, grilling utensils, cooler, picnic supplies, yard games, two Yeti cups, two bag chairs, Yardzee and $20 Wilson’s Meats and Groceries gift card. Plus, there are nine other ...

DUI task force talks upcoming operation plans

LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin County DUI Task Force will conduct impaired driving enforcement operations the weekend of June 28 and 29, and July 3 through 6 as part of the Operation Safe Holiday period which runs through July 7, according to a press release from the organization. These operations ...

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