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A vehicle crash with downed wires caused the hourslong closure of U.S. Route 322 Oak Hall exit ramps and other roads on Wednesday. The crash was cleared and the road reopened around 5 p.m., according to PennDOT.

A 27-year-old Clearfield County man died by high voltage electrocution in an accident on Monday afternoon at a construction site in Spring Township.

Two municipalities are looking to secure state funding for separate projects that would expand the Centre Region’s bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure.

Local autism nonprofit The ACRES Project will host its inaugural Halloween Hustle 5K fundraiser on Sunday, with participants of all ages welcome to run, jog or walk at their own pace and encouraged to dress up in their Halloween costumes.

The first phase of the investigation into last week’s movie set shooting in New Mexico is over.  A sheriff confirms at least one live round was in the gun actor Alec Baldwin fired that killed the cinematographer.  The assistant director admits he didn’t fully check the weapon.

President Biden is hoping to make a breakthrough on his social spending bill this morning. He’ll attend a House meeting before he leaves for Europe.

Firefighters in New York City are protesting a COVID mandate today.  They’ll rally outside the mayor’s home over his order to have cops, firefighters and other workers vaccinated by Monday.  Those who don’t meet the deadline will be put on unpaid leave.

The would-be assassin who shot former President Reagan is demanding royalty payments from Devo.  John Hinckley Jr. claims he co-wrote “I Desire.”  The band put the song on its 1982 album, using one of Hinckley’s poems.

An American Airlines passenger is in custody after allegedly assaulting a flight attendant. The plane took off from New York yesterday evening and was heading for Orange County, California when the physical assault took place.