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Riverside Drive To Re-Open Tuesday Evening; Three-Way Stop At Rt. 257 Intersection

The long-awaited re-opening of Route 62 (Riverside Drive) north of Oil City should happen sometime Tuesday evening (Sept. 24). Motorists are reminded that, while the Seneca Hill realignment project continues, a three-way stop will be in effect at the intersection of Routes 62 and 257 at the bottom of the hill.  Eventually, new traffic signals…

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Vision Quest Escapee Sought, Suspected In Burglary At Sandycreek Couple’s Garage

Law enforcement officials have issued bulletins regarding the escape of a Vision Quest resident who is suspected in a Monday morning burglary at a garage at a residence in Sandycreek Township. State Police officials from the Franklin station believe 18 year-old Tyree Catledge, from the Erie area, fled the Vision Quest facility in Sandycreek around…

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Crawford County Fire Chief Jailed In DUI, Assault Case

Law enforcement officials in Crawford County say the chief of a Meadville-area volunteer fire department was arrested over the weekend for allegedly assaulting a woman at her home on Route 18. State Police investigators from the Meadville station say 34 year-old Gig King, from Harmonsburg, drove to the victim’s home early Saturday morning and physically…

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Polk Man Injured In Weekend Rollover

A Polk man was treated for injuries over the weekend after his vehicle left a Sandycreek Township road and rolled over several times. State Police troopers say the incident occurred late Saturday afternoon on the Polk Cutoff. 30 year-old Brian Mook apparently lost control of his vehicle during a heavy downpour.  The vehicle went through…

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Franklin Man Charged With Assaulting A Woman

A Franklin-area man has been charged after he allegedly assaulted a woman during an incident last Thursday night. Franklin City Police officials say Ronald Wise is also being charged with the possession of a controlled substance. Officers did not reveal all of the details of the incident.  Their report did not indicate Wise’s connection with…

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Bears Send Steelers To 0-3 With 40-23 Victory At Heinz Field

The Chicago Bears returned both an interception and a fumble return for touchdowns, and went on to defeat the Pittsburgh Steelers 40-23 in an NFL Sunday night game at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. The Steelers, then, have started the season 0-3 for the first time since 2000.  Chicago is 3-0. Pittsburgh outgained the Bears 459…

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NFL Results – Week 3

NFL Results – Week 3 Chicago 40, Pittsburgh 23 Cleveland 31, Minnesota 27 Cincinnati 34, Green Bay 30 Baltimore 30, Houston 9 Kansas City 26, Philadelphia 16 NY Jets 27, Buffalo 20 New England 23, Tampa Bay 3 New Orleans 31, Arizona 7 Tennessee 20, San Diego 17 Carolina 38, NY Giants 0 Detroit 27,…

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Reds Score Five In First Inning, Beat Pirates 11-3

A home run by Todd Frazier and a three-run double by Jay Bruce highlighted a five-run first inning for the Cincinnati Reds at PNC Park in Pittsburgh Sunday afternoon, and the Reds (89-67) sailed on to an 11-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates (also 89-67). The barrage sent Pittsburgh starter Jeff Locke (10-7; 3.52 ERA)…

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Stenson Wins Tour Championship And $10 Million FedEx Cup Prize

Henrik Stenson on Sunday won both the $1.44 million prize for winning golf’s Tour Championship and a $10 million bonus check for capturing the FedEx Cup competition. Stenson did it all at the East Lake Golf Club near Atlanta.  His final round score of 2-under-par 68 gave Stenson a four-day total of 13-under-par 267, good for…

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Kenseth Repeats In Chase For The Cup, Winning At New Hampshire

Matt Kenseth made it a 2-0 start in the 10-race NASCAR Chase for the Cup on Sunday, winning the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon, New Hampshire. Kenseth held off teammate Kyle Busch to take the checkered flag, following up his win in Joliet, Illinois last weekend.  Greg Biffle and Tony Stewart…

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