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Cooperstown Man Injured In A-T-V Rollover

A Cooperstown man was injured Saturday afternoon when his all-terrain vehicle left a Cornplanter Township road, hit a large rock and rolled over. State Police say 20 year-old Brandon Hockman was with a group of other A-T-V riders when his vehicle crashed off the side of Eagle Rock Road. Hockman was rushed to an Erie hospital. …

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Oil City Man Injured In A-T-V Rollover

An Oil City man was injured last week when his all-terrain vehicle left a highway in Rouseville, traveled into a ditch and rolled over on top of the driver. State Police say 40 year-old Timothy Balas was transported to an area hospital after the incident on Route 227.  Troopers say it appeared that Balas had…

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Powerball Jackpot Zooms To $245 Million

Powerball Lottery officials say no one hit the jackpot in their nationwide lottery drawing on Saturday night, so they have estimated that the annuity value of the game’s next jackpot — for Wednesday’s drawing — will be $245 million. The estimated cash value of the jackpot is currently set at $136.3 million. The most valuable…

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Greenways And Trails Summit Scheduled For Franklin

An event called the Pennsylvania Greenways and Trails Summit will be held this month in Franklin. Organizers say the three-day event is “designed for outdoor recreation enthusiasts, trail builders, businesses that provide goods and services, park and recreation professionals, conservationists and volunteers.”  In addition to educational sessions, workshops and networking opportunities, attendees will also have…

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Senators Eliminate Seawolves, Advance To Eastern League Finals

Harrisburg starter Robbie Ray and the Senators’ bullpen held the Erie Seawolves to just four hits Saturday, beating Erie 5-1, and eliminating the Seawolves in four games in the best-of-five Western Division final in the Eastern League playoffs. Ray pitched 6-and-two-thirds innings, allowed one run and three hits, struck out six batters and walked two. …

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High School Football Results – Week 2

High School Football - Week 2   Friday, September Oil City 49, Bradford 0 DuBois 68, Franklin 14 Slippery Rock 49, Meadville 16 Cathedral Prep 43, Strong Vincent 6 McDowell 35, General McLane 0 North East 35, Corry 14 Northwestern 25, Seneca 0 Girard 28, Fairview 7 Fort LeBoeuf 35, Harbor Creek 0 Reynolds 35, Titusville…

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Cards Hold Off Pirates In 12-8 Game, Move To Within Half-Game Of First Place

The St. Louis Cardinals scored five times in three innings off Pittsburgh starter A.J. Burnett on Friday night, and added seven tallies in the seventh inning off two Pirates relievers before holding on for a 12-8 win and move to within a half-game of the first-place Bucs in the National League Central Division. Burnett (7-10;…

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Franklin Native Nathan Karns Posts Playoff Win For Harrisburg Over Erie

Franklin native Nathan Karns posted the win Friday night as the Harrisburg Senators took a 2-games-to-1 lead in the best-of-5 Western Conference finals of the Eastern League baseball playoffs. Karns, a top Washington Nationals prospect, pitched seven scoreless innings, allowing only five hits and striking out eight batters. The home-standing Senators scored on a Brian…

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Oil City Whitewashes Bradford In Region 5 Opener

Oil City scored twice through the air and five times on the ground on Friday night and blanked Bradford 49-0 in a Region 5 gridiron opener at the Oil Field at Oil City High School. Starting quarterback Trent Zdarko twice threw 21-yard scoring passes to Logan Way.  Kevin Daly, who ran for 144 yards, scored…

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DuBois Tops 600 Yards In 68-14 Romp At Franklin

The visiting DuBois Beavers (1-1) rolled up 620 yards of total offense on Friday night in a 68-14 shellacking of the Franklin Knights (1-1) in a Region 5 opener at Franklin High School. The Beavers’ Devin Clark rushed for 230 yards and five touchdowns, while Gabe French threw a pair of touchdown passes, Bryson Paulinellie…

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