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Oil City Search For Burglary Suspect Includes State Police Helicopters

An unsuccessful search in the Oil City area on Wednesday evening that eventually involved a pair of State Police helicopters reportedly was the result of the missed apprehension of a burglary suspect. The search began in the West Fourth Street neighborhood where a man fled just before he could be arrested by arriving police officials, and…

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Front Street In Rocky Grove To Close For Most Of June

PennDOT officials say Front Street in Rocky Grove will be closed to “through traffic,” beginning Monday (June 1), for rehabilitation work on a 65 year-old bridge structure. Front Street links Routes 8 and 62 with Route 417. The work, on a 16-foot bridge over Galloway…

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Santorum Announces Another Bid For President

Former U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania Rick Santorum announced in Butler County on Wednesday night that he is planning another try at the Presidency. Santorum ran in 2012 and won eleven states in the Republican primary, but the GOP nomination went to Mitt Romney. Santorum was…

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Three Held For Court In Pleasantville Bank Robbery

The three suspects in a May 14 bank robbery in Pleasantville have all been held for court in proceedings in Venango County Court in Franklin. 36 year-old Mikeal Thomas, from…

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Sugarcreek Borough Man Awarded PennDOT Honor At Luncheon In Harrisburg

A Sugarcreek Borough man was among those honored at an awards luncheon in Harrisburg on Wednesday. Scott McMasters was one of 25 PennDOT employees awarded the transportation department’s Star of…

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Cranberry Wins D-9 Baseball Title; Will Face Quaker Valley In PIAA Tournament On Monday

The Cranberry Berries manufactured four runs in the fourth inning on Wednesday afternoon en route to a 7-3 victory in the District 9 “AA” baseball championship game played at Clarion-Limestone…

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