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MegaMillions Jackpot Jumps To $415 Million; Powerball Climbs To $243 Million

Once again, no one claimed the grand prize in the MegaMillions Lottery.  So, the annuity value for the jackpot in Friday night’s MegaMillions drawing is being estimated at $415 million. The one-time cash value of the big prize is currently estimated at $286.4 million. Three players who bought their tickets for Tuesday’s game here in…

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Bill Would Ban The Use Of Drones For Private Surveillance

A bill passed in the state House of Representatives this week would ban the use of drones in Pennsylvania for the purpose of putting anyone under private surveillance. Specifically, the bill outlaws surveillance while trespassing in a private place.  The crime would be punishable by a fine of up to $300 and up to three months in…

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Mariners Stop Pirates 5-2 In Bucs’ Road Trip Debut

Nelson Cruz slammed his 20th home run of the season on Tuesday night, lifting the Seattle Mariners to a 5-0, fifth-inning lead en route to a 5-2 victory over the Pirates in the first game of a Pittsburgh road trip. Robinson Cano and Kyle Seager both had three hits for the Mariners (39-38) as Seattle…

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Pennsylvania House Approves New State Budget

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Tuesday approved a new state budget totaling nearly $31.6 billion for the new fiscal year which begins Friday. The vote was 132-to-68 in favor of the spending plan which includes no increases in sales or income taxes.  It also includes reforms to the state’s liquor sales system and a…

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Maryland Man Charged In Scrap With Work Zone Flagger In Pleasantville

Local State Police officials say a Maryland man has been charged in an incident in which a work zone flagger was knocked down at a work site in Pleasantville. Investigators say the incident occurred last Friday afternoon when a driver tries to pass stopped vehicles at a work zone at the intersection of Enterprise Road…

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Emlenton Man Charged With Indecently Assaulting A Special Needs Bus Student

An Emlenton-area man faces a preliminary hearing on Wednesday in a case in which he is accused of indecently assaulting a special needs student he was transporting to a training center. 58 year-old Robert Beck was charged Friday in connection with an incident that allegedly occurred in April while he was transporting a teenage girl…

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State House Approves Casino Gambling Expansion

The state House has given their final approval to a bill to expand casino gambling in Pennsylvania. The measure is seen as a way to raise revenue for a new state budget.  It allows for casino-style wagering on the Internet and at airports, and increases the number of slot machines, table games and off-track betting…

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Dodgers Post Come-From-Behind 5-4 Victory To Avoid 4-Game Sweep By Pittsburgh

Scott Kazmir and the Los Angeles Dodgers (42-36) shook off a four-run first-inning outburst by the Pirates, and posted a 5-4 win to avoid a four-game sweep by the Bucs in a Monday afternoon game played at PNC Park in Pittsburgh. The Pirates (37-40) batted around in the initial frame, scoring four times, including twice…

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Oil City, Franklin, Cranberry School Boards Pass Budgets; Cranberry Spending Plan Includes A Tax Hike

School boards in the Oil City, Franklin Area and Cranberry School Districts all approved budgets for the new fiscal year on Monday night.  Cranberry’s spending plan includes a real estate tax increase. The Oil City Area School Board okayed a budget totaling $30.5 million which contains a deficit of more than $1 million.  Administrators hope…

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State House Committee Approves Pennsylvania Budget Proposal

The state House Appropriations Committee on Monday passed by a vote of 36-to-1 a $31.6 billion budget proposal which was expected to be considered by the full House on Tuesday. It includes $200 million in education funding plus additional money to combat the state’s opioid crisis, both sought by Governor Tom Wolf.  The five percent…

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