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Ohio Man Pleads Guilty In Polk Harassment Case And To Making Claims Against Law Enforcement Officer

An Ohio man has entered guilty pleas in Venango County Court in a case which began when a Polk woman complained that he was stalking her. 39 year-old Anthony Mezerkor, from Andover, will be sentenced on April 28 on two counts of harassment and a charge of unsworn falsification to law enforcement.  In his plea bargain, numerous…

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Police Say Man Stole Vehicle in Franklin To Contact A Woman In Oil City; PFA Violation Claimed

Police officials who were investigating a stolen car report from Franklin’s Arbor Circle say an Oil City man took the vehicle and drove it to Oil City to attempt to contact a woman who had been awarded a Protection-From-Abuse court order from him. Oil City Police say the vehicle was spotted near the woman’s residence…

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PA Medical Society: Don’t Forget Medicine Cabinets During Spring Cleaning

While homeowners begin to spruce up their properties inside and out following the most recent winter, and many communities stress the necessity of such cleanups to their residents, the Pennsylvania Medical Society urges us to include our medicine cabinets during the process. Society president Karen Rizzo tells Radio PA News the cabinets can be sources…

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NCAA “Sweet Sixteen” Schedule

NCAA Men’s Basketball Fourth Round Schedule:   Thursday, March 26   Midwest Regional  (at Cleveland) 7:15 PM  –  Wichita State vs. Notre Dame 9:45 PM  –  Kentucky vs. West Virginia   West Regional  (at Los Angeles) 7:47 PM  –  Wisconsin vs. North Carolina 10:17 PM  –  Arizona vs. Xavier   Friday, March 27   South Regional 7:15…

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Steen’s Goal Gives Blues A 3-2 OT Victory Over Pittsburgh

Alexander Steen scored the game-winner just 35 seconds into overtime on Tuesday night, giving the St. Louis Blues a 3-2 come-from-behind victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. The Blues (46-21-7), who had lost three straight games but still maintain a slim lead in the NHL’s Central Division, outshot the Penguins…

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Orioles Jump On Reliever Hughes In 9-2 Romp Over The Pirates

Steve Pearce homered against his former team, and the Baltimore Orioles jumped on relief pitcher Jared Hughes for five fourth-inning runs in the Orioles’ 9-2 romp over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday afternoon in a preseason Grapefruit League game played at McKechnie Field in Bradenton, Florida. The Orioles (9-13) pounded out 16 hits against seven…

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Pittsburgh Man Arrested In Franklin; Police Claim He Carried 260 “Stamp Bags” Of Heroin

Police are saying a Pittsburgh man arrested at a traffic stop in Franklin on Tuesday was in possession of about 260 stamp bags of heroin. State and local police officials say 27 year-old Lamar Wright was pulled over on Grant Street at around noon on Tuesday.  Wright was charged with several counts, including possession with…

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Titusville Man Sentenced To Jail For Allegedly Trying To Take A Police Officer’s Taser Device

A Titusville man was sentenced to jail on Tuesday in a case in which he allegedly tried to grab a police officer’s Taser device while he was in a holding cell in Titusville last October. 21 year-old Michael Buck was sentenced in Crawford County Court to ninety days up to six months in the Crawford…

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Passenger Sustains Minor Injuries In Route 8 Rollover

A passenger in a car driven by an Oil City man which overturned on Route 8 in Oakland Township early Tuesday morning received only minor injuries.  Police say the driver was not hurt. State Police accident investigators say the incident occurred shortly after midnight right at the boundary of Oakland and Cornplanter Townships.  Troopers tell…

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Bill Would Establish Veterans Courts In All Counties In Pennsylvania

Legislation proposed in Harrisburg would establish Veterans Treatment Courts in all sixty-seven counties in Pennsylvania. The courts, currently operating in eighteen counties, deal with military veterans who commit non-violent offenses by offering an alternative to prison in exchange for support to help deal with underlying issues such as mental health or substance abuse problems. The…

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