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Blackhawks Dominate Penguins In Chicago Snowstorm

James Neal was credited with the only goal scored by the Pittsburgh Penguins — it was actually scored inadvertently by an opponent – and the Pittsburgh Penguins found themselves on the losing end of a 5-1 decision in another of the NHL’s Stadium Series outdoors games played at Soldier Field in Chicago on Saturday night.…

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Pitt Wins 85-81 In OT At Notre Dame

Lamar Patterson scored 20 points, and Talib Zanna added 17 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, including a career-high ten offensive rebounds, and the Pitt Panthers posted an 85-81 overtime victory on Saturday afternoon in an Atlantic Coast Conference game played at Notre Dame. Cameron Wright contributed 15 points for Pitt (22-7 overall), who improved to…

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Saturday’s High School Basketball Playoffs Results – March1

High School Basketball Playoff Results  -  Saturday, March 1   PIAA “AAAA” Boys Subregional McDowell 64, DuBois 48   District 10 “AAA” Girls Championship  -  Hickory 39, Villa Maria 24 “AAA” Girls 3rd-Place Game  -  Mercyhurst Prep  51, Slippery Rock 23 “AA” Girls Championship  -  General McLane 38, Mercer 31 “AA” Girls 3rd-Place Game  - …

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Public Hearing Set On Clarion County Courthouse Annex Project

A public meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 13 on the proposed $8 million courthouse renovation and annex construction project in Clarion County. Under the plan, the county’s Office of Emergency Services and the 9-1-1 headquarters would be moved into the new annex from the dilapidated former county jail building.  Other offices located in three…

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Senator Hutchinson, Wife Safe After Minor Traffic Accident

State Senator Scott Hutchinson and his wife, Mary Beth, are reported to be fine following a minor traffic accident late Friday afternoon. State Police officials say the accident occurred on Pittsburgh Road just south of Franklin when a teenage driver traveling in the right southbound lane of traffic swerved into the Hutchinson’s vehicle in the…

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Friday’s High School Basketball Playoff Results – February 28

High School Basketball Playoff Results  -  Friday, February 28 -   District 10 Boys “AAA” Championship  -  Farrell 83, Erie East 78 3rd-Place Game  -  Strong Vincent 60, Oil City 59   District 10 Boys “AA” Championship  -  West Middlesex 55, Fairview 54 3rd-Place Game  -  Mercyhurst Prep 64, Reynolds 44   District 10 Boys…

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Winter Storm Watch Posted For The Oil Region

The National Weather Service has posted a Winter Storm Watch, effective from 3:00 PM Sunday until 6:00 PM Monday, due to what NWS officials believe will be a “prolonged snowy period.” Although some snow is expected during the day Saturday, the NWS expects most of the accumulation to occur between Saturday night and early Monday…

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Penguins Resume Play With 6-5 Shootout Loss To Montreal

Following their 20-day break for the Winter Olympics Games, the Pittsburgh Penguins went 0-for-3 in a shootout Thursday night, dropping a 6-5 decision at home to the Montreal Canadiens.  (33-21-7). Montreal’s David Desharnais scored the only goal for either team in the post-overtime shootout.  Pittsburgh’s last two games have both been shootout losses. For the…

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Polanco, Rojas Homer In Pirates’ 8-2 Win Over NY Yankees

Gregory Polanco homered in his first at-bat of the spring, and another Pittsburgh centerfield hopeful, Mel Rojas, Jr., slammed a home run as the Pirates defeated the New York Yankees for the second straight afternoon in a Thursday afternoon Grapefruit League game played in Tampa. The Pirates (2-0) pounded out 13 hits in the 3-2…

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Thursday’s High School Basketball Playoff Results – February 27

High School Basketball Playoff Results – Thursday, February 27 -   District 9 Girls “AA” Semifinals Clarion-Limestone 53, Kane 32 Karns City 57, Redbank Valley 33

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