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Jones Comes Off Bench To Lead Pitt In 65-61 Win At Syracuse

Reserve guard Chris Jones scored 19 points on Saturday afternoon, leading Pitt to a 65-61 Atlantic Coast Conference victory at Syracuse. Jones hit seven of his ten shots from the field, including five-of-six from three-point range.  Jamel Artis added 16 points for Pitt (18-10; 7-7 ACC), and Michael Young scored 14. Rakeem Christmas paced Syracuse…

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Poor Shooting Dooms Penn State In 60-39 Loss At Northwestern

Penn State shot just 27 percent from the floor and went 1-for-8 from the free throw line on Saturday in a 60-39 Big Ten Conference loss at Northwestern (13-14; 4-10 Big Ten). The 39 points were the fewest allowed by Northwestern since a win over Penn State on February 19, 2005.  Wildcats reserve forward Vic…

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Fire Levels Home In Sandycreek; Firefighters Delayed By Engine Stuck In Snow

Two Sandycreek Township residents safely escaped a fire that destroyed their home on Delong Lane on Friday morning. The arrival by many first-responders was delayed when the first engine arriving on the scene skidded on ice, became stuck in snow and blocked the entrance to a half-mile lane leading to the residence.  By the time…

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High School Basketball Playoff Results – Friday, February 20

High School Basketball Playoff Results  –  Friday, February 20:   District 9 Class “A” Boys’ Quarterfinals Venango Catholic 52, Ridgway 45 Clarion-Limestone 72, Coudersport 55 Elk County Catholic 77, Rimersburg Union 41 Cameron County 41, DuBois Central Catholic 30   District 9 Class “A” Girls’ Quarterfinals: Clarion 58, Keystone 47 Elk County Catholic 48, DuBois…

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Winter Storm Warning Posted For Saturday

Now it’s a Winter Storm Warning! The National Weather Service has posted the warning effective from 6:00 AM Saturday morning (Feb. 21) until 10:00 PM Saturday night. Most areas around Oil City and Franklin should see about one to three inches by early Saturday evening, but some places could experience a total of four to…

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High School Basketball Playoff Results – Thursday, February 19

High School Basketball Playoff Results  –  Thursday, February 19:   District 9 Girls’ “A” Quarterfinals Venango Catholic  47, Smethport 27  (VCHS qualifies for the PIAA state tournament) Cameron County 45, Port Allegany 38   District 9 Boys’ “AA” Quarterfinals Redbank Valley 54, Brookville 46 Brockway 43, Karns City 42

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Short-Handed Goal Lifts Columbus Over Pittsburgh

A short-handed goal by Brandon Dubinsky with 2:17 remaining in the game lifted the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. Scott Hartnell had scored for Columbus (26-27-3) in the third minute of the game.  Pittsburgh’s Evgeni Malkin tied the contest with his…

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Earnhardt, Johnson Win Twin Races In Budweiser Duel

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and Jimmie Johnson captured the Twin 150-mile races in the Budweiser Duel at Daytona International Speedway on Thursday night. Earnhardt’s victory gives him the number-3 starting position in Sunday’s Daytona 500.  Johnson had already earned a spot, along with polesitter Jeff Gordon for Sunday’s front row. Earnhardt won last year’s Daytona 500. …

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Record Low Temperatures Close Schools, Postpone Regional Activities

Record low temperatures were recorded Friday morning (Feb. 20) throughout many areas of the Oil Region. KQW Radio recorded a low temperature of 15 below zero in Oil City, while temperatures dropped to as low as minus 18 in the Franklin area. One resident of a Butler County community insisted that the temperature at her…

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It’s Oil Country Bluegrass Festival Weekend

Approximately 25 bands will perform this weekend (Feb. 20 – Feb. 22) during the annual Oil Country Bluegrass Festival in Oil City. The activity begins at 6:00 PM Friday, continues Saturday afternoon and Saturday night, and resumes at 9:00 AM Sunday morning.  You will be able to find the music at the Oil City Days…

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