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NHL/NBA Playoff Results – Thursday, April 30

NHL Playoff Results  –  Thursday, April 30  (opening games of best-of-seven conference semifinal series):   Washington 2, NY Rangers 1  (Caps lead 1-game-to-0) Anaheim 6, Calgary 1  (Ducks lead 1-0)     NBA Playoff Results  –  Thursday, April 30  (best-of-seven opening-round series)   Chicago 119, Milwaukee 66  (Bulls win series 4-games-to-2) LA Clippers 102, San…

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National Fuel Announces Drop In Gas Supply Charge

National Fuel Gas has announced that the quarterly adjustment to the company’s gas supply charges will lower the monthly bill of a “typical” customer by nearly four dollars a month. The 6.46 percent decrease becomes effective Friday (May 1). National Fuel describes as a “typical” customer someone who uses 90,000 cubic feet of natural gas…

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Oil City Man Jailed For Allegedly Assaulting A Hoffman Avenue Woman

An Oil City man was jailed this week after he allegedly physically assaulted a woman early Wednesday morning. Oil City Police say 40 year-old Bradley Felmlee is accused of knocking a woman’s head into a wall and a floor, and then of trying to tie and choke the woman with a phone cable.  The incident…

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Oil City Woman Pleads Guilty In Case In Which She Fled To Michigan In Someone Else’s Car

An Oil City woman has entered guilty pleas to two counts in Venango County Court in a case in which police say she took a Franklin resident’s car to Michigan to avoid sentencing in a previous case. 29 year-old Rachel Shotts entered pleas of guilty this week to charges of theft by unlawful taking and…

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Governor Tom Wolf Visits Shippenville And Erie

Governor Tom Wolf visited Clarion and Erie Counties on Thursday as he continued his “Jobs That Pay” tour. The Governor made a late morning stop at the Clarion County Career Center in Shippenville before visiting Central Tech High School in Erie during the afternoon. Wolf’s tour is intended to stress workplace development.  Of course, the…

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Titusville Pedestrian Dies When Hit By Vehicle On Enterprise Road

A Titusville-area man died early Thursday morning after he was hit by a vehicle while he was walking along a road in Oil Creek Township in southern Crawford County. State Police officials at the Corry station say 65 year-old Cecil Swanson was struck as he walked along the berm of Enterprise Road at around 5:00…

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Pirates’ Offense Erupts In 8-1 Win In Chicago; Cole Improves To 4-0

Andrew McCutchen, Starling Marte and Jung-Ho Kang each drove in two runs on Wednesday night as the Pittsburgh Pirates (12-10) avoided being swept in a three-game series in Chicago, beating the Cubs 8-1. Pittsburgh starter Gerrit Cole, now 4-0, allowed only one run and three hits over six innings.  Cole struck out eight batters and…

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NHL/NBA Playoff Results – Wednesday, April 29

NHL Playoff  –  Wednesday, April 29  (best-of-seven opening-round series):   Tampa Bay 2, Detroit 0  (Lightning win series 4-games-to-3)     NBA Playoff Results  –  Wednesday, April 29  (best-of-seven opening-round series):   Memphis 99, Portland 93  (Grizzlies win series 4-games-to-1) Atlanta 107, Brooklyn 97  (Hawks lead series 3-2)

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300 Pennsylvania State Police Agents Headed To Baltimore

The Pennsylvania State Police will be sending about five percent of its force to Baltimore to aid in the city’s current state of emergency. The PSP will help the Maryland National Guard, Baltimore police and law enforcement from numerous other areas in keeping law and enforcing a nighttime curfew following the riots which have occurred…

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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Ruled As Cause Of Deaths Of Elderly Tionesta Couple

The cause of the deaths of an elderly Tionesta couple has been attributed to carbon monoxide poisoning. The Forest County coroner’s office says William and Delores Fleming arrived back at their home on Hunter Station Road early Wednesday morning following a long trip.  The Flemings apparently neglected to turn off their car when they parked it…

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