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Minnesota Lynx Win WNBA Championship

Maya Moore scored 23 points Thursday, leading the Minnesota Lynx to an 86-77 victory of the Atlanta Dream and a sweep in the WNBA championship series. Rebekkah Brunson and Lindsay Whalen both added 15 points for the Lynx.  Seimone Augustus (14) and Janel McCarville (10) also reached double figures as the Minnesota starters scored all but…

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More Cleanup Needed Friday After Thursday Asphalt Spill; Driver Treated In Grove City

Cleanup crews returned to the scene of a southern Venango County truck crash Friday morning in the aftermath of a rollover on Thursday that resulted in the spillage of about one thousand gallons of hot asphalt. One lane of Route 8 was closed in both directions into the early evening following the incident near the southbound…

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Former Titusville Woman Dies In Colorado Crash

A former Titusville woman has died from a crash that occurred near Colorado Springs, Colorado – an accident in which three family members were injured. Colorado State Police say 37 year-old Sonia Seremet, from Colorado Springs, died at a local hospital following the crash.  Her husband, 43 year-old Eric Seremet, who had been driving, and two…

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Man Wanted On Meth Lab Charges In New York Arrested In Titusville

A man wanted on charges connected with the operations of a methamphetamine lab in New York State was arrested Thursday in Titusville. 38 year-old Phillip Reichardt, from Jamestown, New York, was arrested late Thursday morning after they were alerted by Jamestown police officials that he might be headed to the Titusville area, where some of his girlfriend’s…

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New Utica Road Bridge Opens

PennDOT announced Thursday that the new Utica Road Bridge in Canal Township in western Venango County has been completed, and the highway has reopened to traffic. The short span crosses Warden Run, and takes State Route 3017 between Route 322 and Buttermilk Hill Road.  It replaces a bridge that was built in 1930. The road…

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Girl On Bike Hit By Vehicle In Oil City

Reports from Oil City indicate that a girl on a bicycle was hit by a vehicle at an intersection on Oil City’s North Side on Wednesday afternoon. The name and age of the girl have not been released.  She was transported following the incident to UPMC Northwest in Cranberry. Those on the scene indicated the…

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St. Louis Furls Jolly Roger; Cards’ 6-1 Volley Sinks Pirates

2011 World Series hero David Freese and Slippery Rock University’s Matt Adams both slammed two-run home runs at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on Wednesday night, leading the Cardinals to a 6-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates in the fifth and decisive game of a National League Division Series, ending the Pirates’ most successful season…

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Health Care Exchange Glitches Continue; Supporters Urge Paitience

Glitches continue to occur more than a week after the sign-up system opened for the new health care exchanges under the federal Affordable Care Act, but supporters are encouraging Pennsylvanians to be patient. Some say the glitches were not unexpected. Ron Pollack, a spokesman for Families USA, pointed out to Radio Pa News reporter Cathy…

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Rimersburg Man Sentenced To County Jail For Aiding In The Removal Of A Corpse

A Rimersburg man has been sentenced to up to two years in the Clarion County Jail for aiding in the removal of the corpse of a woman who died of a heroin overdose in his apartment. C-93 Radio reports that 32 year-old Joel Stark had entered a guilty plea to a charge of conspiracy to…

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Jokinen Wins Hats In Penguins’ Third Straight Victory

Jussi Jokinen recorded his first career hat trick on Tuesday night, leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to their third consecutive victory, a 5-2 home win over the Carolina Hurricanes. Pittsburgh has started the season at 3-0 for the first time since 1994, when they opened up with seven straight victories.  They have outscored their three opponents…

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