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Forest County Roads To Close On May 15

PennDOT says a bridge and a road in Forest County will close on Monday, May 15 for work to begin on a pair of scheduled projects. A bridge which carries German Hill Road (Route 4004) over a tributary of Ross Run in Kingsley Township will close for a month-to-six-weeks for a project to replace and…

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Storms Monday Cause Fallen Trees, Flooding, Home Damage, Power Outages

A series of storms – one in particular – which roared through the Oil Region on Monday afternoon left behind downed trees, damage to some buildings, scattered power outages and some minor flooding. During the weather activity, local residents were especially intent on receiving updates on one severe thunderstorm which spawned Tornado Warnings as it…

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TORNADO WARNING Posted Monday

The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh on Monday (May 1) issued a Tornado Warning for much of western Pennsylvania because of a severe thunderstorm which raced from Beaver County to Forest County in about an hour-and-a-half. The warnings would also include Venango, Clarion, Butler and Armstrong Counties. The Tornado Warning for parts of the Oil Region was initially…

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Franklin Man Injured When Motorcycle Strikes Deer

A Franklin man was injured Sunday night when his motorcycle struck a deer on a highway in Sandycreek Township. State Police troopers say 44 year-old David Williams was taken to UPMC Northwest in Cranberry after his bike hit the deer and slid on its left side about 300 feet before ending up in a ditch. Williams…

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Kuhl Injured, Bullpen Fails In Pirates’ 10-3 Loss In Miami

The Pittsburgh Pirates appeared headed for a sweep of a three-game series in Miami on Sunday, but after having taken a 3-0 lead in the top of the first inning, the Bucs never scored again in a 10-3 loss to the Marlins. Pirates starter Chad Kuhl left the game in the fifth inning after having…

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Logano Wins At Richmond For First NASCAR Cup Victory Of The Year

Joey Logano pulled away on a restart with about 20 laps remaining, and zoomed on to win Sunday’s NASCAR Monster Energy Cup race at Richmond International Raceway in Virginia. Logano would finish ahead of teammate Brad Keselowski, with Denny Hamlin placing third. It was Logano’s 18th career Cup victory, but his first of 2017.  …

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Fire Damages Former Residence On Route 38 Near Emlenton

A fire which broke out late Sunday morning near Emlenton damaged a former home now being used as a storage building. The blaze along Route 38 was reported around 11:30 AM Sunday. Volunteers from five fire companies responded to put out the blaze.  No injuries were reported. Eyewitnesses say the former occupants of the home…

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Erie Otters Win West; Will Play Mississauga For OHL Championship

Anthony Cirelli’s hat trick led the Erie Otters to a 7-2 road victory over Owen Sound on Sunday in the deciding game of the Ontario Hockey League Western Division championship series. With the win, the Otters claim the Wayne Gretzky Trophy, and will face Mississauga in the OHL finals, beginning Thursday in Erie. Dylan Strome…

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Penguins Roll In Washington, Take 2-0 Lead In Conference Semifinals

Phil Kessel and Jake Guentzel both scored twice in Washington on Saturday night as the Pittsburgh Penguins took a 2-games-to-0 lead in the NHL Eastern Conference semifinals over the Capitals. Evgeni Malkin and Matt Cullen also tallied Pittsburgh goals, and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 34-of-36 shots. Inexplicably, Caps coach Barry Trotz pulled goaltender Braden Holtby from…

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Steelers Take QB Joshua Dobbs In 4th Round Of NFL Draft

The National Football League’s draft continued Saturday afternoon with the Pittsburgh Steelers selecting Tennessee quarterback Joshua Dobbs in the fourth round with the 135th overall pick. Dobbs’ teams went 23-12, including a 3-0 post-season record. Dobbs holds his school’s records for single-season and career rushing yards and rushing touchdowns by a quarterback.  He threw for…

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