Articles by: Ron Wilshire

Skyrocketing Costs of Construction Materials Hits Both Consumers and Contractors

Skyrocketing Costs of Construction Materials Hits Both Consumers and Contractors

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. (EYT) – Skyrocketing increases in construction supplies have surprised contractors and customers alike in Venango, Clarion, and Jefferson Counties. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 6, 2021 · Business, Local News, News
Clarion’s ‘LEGO’ Car Draws Colorful Cheers

Clarion’s ‘LEGO’ Car Draws Colorful Cheers

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – If you ever see a colorful "LEGO" car on the roads in Clarion County, Limestone resident Knox Patton III is behind the wheel. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 1, 2021 · Local News, News
Tharan Says State Not Delivering on Vaccine Promise; Legislators Visit Clarion Vaccination Clinic

Tharan Says State Not Delivering on Vaccine Promise; Legislators Visit Clarion Vaccination Clinic

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) - A tour of visiting legislators led by Congressman Glenn 'GT' Thompson late Friday morning saw the efficiencies of the Clarion County COVID-19 vaccination center and the need for more vaccines. FULL ARTICLE
by · February 21, 2021 · Local News, News
‘Seidles of Clarion LLC’ Used Car Lot Opening Soon

‘Seidles of Clarion LLC’ Used Car Lot Opening Soon

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – A new used car lot is coming to Clarion along with a well-known name in local car sales. FULL ARTICLE
by · January 25, 2021 · Business, Local News, News
Business Is Hopping in Knox With Plans to Open American Rabbit Breeders Association Headquarters and Museum

Business Is Hopping in Knox With Plans to Open American Rabbit Breeders Association Headquarters and Museum

KNOX, Pa.(EYT) – Business is hopping in Knox this week after the announcement that the American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARBA) have plans to locate its Headquarters and International Museum at the Countryside Crafts building site. FULL ARTICLE
by · December 23, 2020 · Local News, News
Pennsylvania: ‘Red is Becoming Redder and Blue is Becoming Bluer’ -Kevan Yenerall

Pennsylvania: ‘Red is Becoming Redder and Blue is Becoming Bluer’ -Kevan Yenerall

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Joe Biden’s apparent win in Pennsylvania for President of the United States was the result of the influx of more voters than in 2016 and change in allegiances in the suburbs, according to Dr. Kevan Yenerall, a political science professor at Clarion University of Pennsylvania (pictured above). FULL ARTICLE
by · November 17, 2020 · Local News, News, Political
Fryburg Man Renovates Historic Washington House, Continues 170 Year Operation

Fryburg Man Renovates Historic Washington House, Continues 170 Year Operation

FRYBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Washington House in Fryburg has faced its challenges over 170 years since opening in 1849, including different owners, a cyclone, prohibition, and now a pandemic; nevertheless, its current owner, 26-year old Justin Forsythe (pictured above), would not let COVID-19 get in his way. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 28, 2020 · Local News, News
‘Soul  of the Nation’ Bus Visits Cook Forest With Shapiro, Ahmad & Stromyer

‘Soul of the Nation’ Bus Visits Cook Forest With Shapiro, Ahmad & Stromyer

COOKSBURG, Pa.(EYT) – The “Soul of the Nation” Bus Tour for rural Pennsylvania arrived on Saturday, October 17, in Clarion County, bringing Attorney General Josh Shapiro, Auditor General Candidate Nina Ahmad, and State Senator Candidate Shelbie Stromyer. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 19, 2020 · Local News, News
Verizon-Wireless Zone, Community Action Help Jefferson County Residents Meet Educational Goals

Verizon-Wireless Zone, Community Action Help Jefferson County Residents Meet Educational Goals

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – The Verizon - Wireless Zone and its franchises recognize the value of education and technology in building a skilled workforce, especially for non-traditional students. Recently, Community Action, Inc.’s (CAI’s) Adult Education Project received a $2,000 donation from the Wireless Zone of Punxsutawney to assist Jefferson County individuals to meet educational or employment goals. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 1, 2020 · Local News, News
Sawmill Center for the Arts Hosts Cook Forest Chainsaw Carvers’ Round-Up

Sawmill Center for the Arts Hosts Cook Forest Chainsaw Carvers’ Round-Up

COOKSBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The 2020 Cook Forest Chainsaw Carvers’ Round-up was buzzing with crowds watching artists at work this past weekend. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 21, 2020 · Local News, News