- Local Guide
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Across the globe, people are celebrating a day that isn't about presents or candy, but instead about saving our environment â€”
First celebrated on April 22, 1970, by Senator Gaylord Nel-
son, Earth Day is celebrated by billions of people.
Monday evening at the Punxsutawney Memorial Library, Donna Cooper of the Jefferson County Solid Waste Authority spoke to the â€˜tween and teen groups about Earth Day and how important it is to care for
Read the full story in Tuesday's edition of The Spirit.