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Three Jackpot Tickets Sold In $564 Million Powerball Lottery Drawing

A total of three tickets was sold with all of the numbers pulled Wednesday night in a Powerball Lottery drawing which game officials now said had a jackpot with an annuity value of $564.1 million. The tickets were sold in North Carolina, Texas and Puerto Rico.  The annuity value of the next jackpot for Saturday night’s drawing will be…

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Governor Wolf Proposes Five Percent Severance Tax On Natural Gas Drillers

Governor Wolf’s idea for gaining additional revenue from natural gas drillers in Pennsylvania is to levy a five percent severance tax. Wolf made the announcement Wednesday while visiting an elementary school in Chester County to emphasize his plan for bringing in more funding for public education.  Wolf’s proposed tax would apparently replace the current impact…

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PennDOT And the PA Turnpike Commission Prepare To Help Massachusetts With Snow Removal

Pennsylvania officials are making preparations to help storm-plagued Massachusetts with their snow removal efforts. Massachusetts, which has seen some communities blasted with more than six feet of snow over the last three weeks, requested the aid through the Emergency Management Assistance Compact, coordinated through the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency. PennDOT and officials from the Pennsylvania…

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Two Charged In Erie-To-Venango County Cocaine Operation

Two people, including a former Franklin man who just last month was arrested on multiple drug charges in Erie, have been charged in Venango County in connection with the investigation into the distribution of cocaine locally.  Franklin City Police officials say the drug was brought into the area from Erie. Charged with the manufacture, delivery…

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State House Votes To Raise Mandatory Retirement Age For Judges To 75

The state House of Representatives has approved a Constitutional amendment that would raise the mandatory retirement age for state judges to 75. The current retirement age is 70.  Judges are required to retire at the end of the calendar year in which they turn 70. If the measure passes the state Senate, it would be…

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Former UNLV Coach Jerry Tarkianian Dies At Age 84

Jerry Tarkanian, who coached teams to 729 victories in 31 college basketball seasons, has died at the age of 84. Tarkanian had been hospitalized in the Las Vegas area since Monday with respiratory problems and an infection.  He died Wednesday morning. Tarkanian spent nineteen seasons at Nevada-Las Vegas, compiling a 509-105 record, winning the NCAA…

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Powerball Jackpot Rises Twice Wednesday; Now Estimated At $500 Million

Powerball Lottery officials say the brisk pace of the sales of tickets for the Wednesday (Feb. 11) Powerball drawing has prompted them to elevate the estimated annuity value of the game’s jackpot to a whopping $500 million. That would rank the jackpot as the game’s third-largest ever. Officials have revised the estimate for the one-time…

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Sexual Assault On Clarion University Campus Investigated

Clarion University Police are looking for a man who is reported to have sexually assaulted a woman on the university campus on Monday afternoon. Officials say the man first asked the alleged victim for directions at an area near the school’s Harvey Hall.  He is accused of then pushing the woman to a wall and…

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One-Time Clarion Bowling Complex Collapses

A former bowling complex in Clarion Township collapsed early Tuesday morning.  Investigators say a buildup of snow caused further damage to a facility that was already deteriorating due to a leaking roof and other decay problems. The Clarion Bowling Arena on Route 322 was in use from 1957 until 2011. Investigators say no one was…

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Pennsylvania Lottery Director Dismissed By New Governor Tom Wolf

The latest state official to be dismissed from his post by new Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf is the state’s lottery director, Silvan Lutkewitte. The move was announced on Tuesday, even though the Pennsylvania Lottery has announced two years of setting records for ticket sales. The Lottery’s deputy executive director, Drew Svitko, has been named acting…

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