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Shippenville-Area Man Located, Arrested In Disappearance Of More Than $7,000 From Accounts Of Woman With Dementia

An Elk Township man, who was wanted in connection of more than $7,000 from the bank accounts of an elderly woman with dementia, was arrested and jailed on Saturday. 33 year-old Joshua Wedekind was arraigned on charges of theft by unlawful taking and theft by deception, and was lodged in the Clarion County Jail.  His…

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Six More TD’s For Roethlisberger As Steelers Sack Ravens 43-23

Ben Roethlisberger became the first NFL quarterback to throw for six touchdowns in back-to-back games as he led the Pittsburgh Steelers to a 43-23 victory over the Baltimore Ravens in Sunday night action at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. In pacing the Steelers (6-3) to their third straight victory – all at home, Roethlisberger completed 25-of-37…

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MegaMillions Jackpot Still Climbing; Estimated To Reach $321 Million

No one captured the jackpot prize in Friday night’s drawing of the MegaMillions Lottery, so game officials are estimating that the annuity value of the big prize will reach at least $321 million by the next drawing scheduled for Tuesday night. The one-time cash value of the jackpot is currently estimated at $194.1 million. While…

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Jimmie Johnson Wins At Texas

Jimmie Johnson surged ahead during a second overtime finish on Sunday when teammate Jeff Gordon spun out following contact with Brad Keselowski, and Johnson went on to victory at NASCAR’s AAA Texas 500 at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth. Johnson’s 70th career victory, his fourth at Texas, came in the eighth race of the ten…

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Fleury Posts 31st Shutout As Pens Blank Sabres 5-0

Marc-Andre Fleury posted his third shutout in four games and the 31st of his career on Saturday night as the Pittsburgh Penguins blanked the Buffalo Sabres 5-0 in NHL action at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. Following a 3-o win over Los Angeles on Thursday, Fleury (7-2) set a personal best by whitewashing opponents in…

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Oil City Man Treated For Injuries Following Rollover On Route 322 East Of Cranberry

An Oil City man was treated for injuries in Clarion following a rollover accident late last week on Route 322 in Rockland Township east of Cranberry. State Police officials say 26 year-old Justin Swyers had just negotiated a series of curves when he came upon a vehicle ahead of his car.  Troopers say Swyers hit…

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Teen Driver Gets Minor Injuries In Horsecreek Road Rollover

A teenage driver from Cranberry Township sustained minor injuries Friday afternoon when the pickup he was driving overturned along a road in Seneca. The 16 year-old male driver was reportedly treated at UPMC Northwest in Cranberry. Police officials say the boy’s truck left Horsecreek Road on a curve shortly before 4:00 PM Friday and rolled…

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Moore Wins CIMB Classic In Malaysia

Consistent Ryan Moore recorded a 5-under-par 67 on Sunday to wrap up a three-stroke victory at the CIMB Classic in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and win $1.26 million. Moore posted a four-round total of 17-under-par 271 (68-69-67-67) to beat Kevin Na, Gary Woodland and Sergio Garcia, who finished in a three-way tie for second place at…

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Technology Helping To Lower Gasoline Prices

One expert says you can, in part, credit technology with the lower gasoline prices of late. The falling prices are largely due to some basic supply-and-demand issues beyond the end of the summer driving season and the shift to winter blends.  And, Rayola Dougher, senior economist for the American Petroleum Institute, tells Radio PA News…

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Late Field Goal Dooms Nittany Lions In 20-19 Loss To Maryland

A 43-yard field goal by Brad Craddock with only 51 seconds remaining in the game Saturday lifted the Maryland Terrapins to only their second-ever football win over Penn State, 20-19 at Beaver Stadium in State College. Penn State (4-4; 1-4 Big Ten) had first fallen behind at 17-16 with 11:30 remaining on a one-yard run…

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