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Update: Three Suspects Break Into Plummer Street Home; One Rams House With S-U-V

Charges have been filed against three men following an incident on Saturday night in which the three are accused of forcing their way into a home, and during which one of the suspects then allegedly ran an S-U-V into the porch of the residence. The incidents occurred shortly before midnight Saturday.  Police say 29 year-old Michael Wade from Franklin, 22 year-old Montelle…

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Tionesta Woman Taken To Hospital After Two-Vehicle Crash On Route 157

A Tionesta woman was taken to the hospital on Monday morning following a two-vehicle crash which police say occurred when she tried to pass a vehicle that was making a left turn. State Police officials say the incident happened just before 9:30 AM Monday at the intersection of Route 157 and Sawtown Road in Pinegrove…

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Steelers Near Playoff Eligibility With 27-20 Win At Atlanta

Le’Veon Bell, Antonio Brown, William Gay and Ben Roethlisberger all set team records, and Brown tied another club mark in Pittsburgh’s 27-20 win over the Falcons at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta on Sunday. With the win, the Steelers improved to 9-5, strengthening their status among this year’s playoff hopefuls.  Currently, Pittsburgh is seeded number-5…

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Oil City Police Investigate Incident Involving Car And Pedestrian

Oil City Police officials have not released the name of the individual who was reportedly struck by a car on Oil City’s North Side on Saturday night. The incident reportedly happened shortly after 9:30 PM Saturday on the 200-block of Seneca Street.  Officials briefly closed the street to provide access for first-responders. An injured party…

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Two Arrested In Burglary Attempt In Which Homeowner Shoots One Assailant

Police say two men will be charged in a burglary attempt in Clarion County in which a property owner reportedly shot one of the suspects in the leg. The charges stem from an incident late Friday afternoon at a vacant residence on Kingsville Road in Limestone Township.  Police say the 63 year-old owner of the building…

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PIAA High School Football Championship Results

PIAA High School Football Championship Results  (all games at Hersheypark Stadium in Hershey):   Friday, December 12 “A”  –  Bishop Guilfoyle 19, Clairton 18 “AAA”  –  Archbishop Wood 33, Central Valley 14   Saturday, December 13 “AA”  –  South Fayette 28, Dunmore 16 “AAAA”  –  St. Joseph’s Prep 49, Pine-Richland 41  

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Nittany Lions Climb To 10-1 With Home Win Over George Washington

D.J. Newbill paced Penn State with 20 points on Sunday, and the Nittany Lions improved to 10-1 with a 64-51 home victory over George Washington (6-3). Brandon Taylor added 17 points for Penn State, and Shep Garner contributed 10. Kevin Larsen and Patricio Kopriva led the Colonials with 15 points apiece. The Nittany Lions will…

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Pens Split Weekend Games; Take 3 Of 4 Possible Points

Cam Atkinson and Ryan Johansen both scored in a 2-1 shootout win for Columbus, and the Blue Jackets posted a 4-3 home win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night. The Pens’ loss followed their 3-1 victory over Calgary in Pittsburgh on Friday night.  Pittsburgh played both games without team captain Sidney Crosby, who has been diagnosed…

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Pitt Holds Off St. Bonaventure 58-54

Michael Young and Jamel Artis both scored 14 points as Pitt (6-3) held off St. Bonaventure 58-54 in a game played Saturday afternoon at the Petersen Events Center in Pittsburgh. The Bonnies (6-2) fought back from an 11-point, 2nd-half deficit to take a one-point lead, but Pitt outdid their opponent from the foul line in…

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29 More Warrants Issued, 23 Arrested In Second Day Of Clarion/Armstrong County Drug Sweep

Twenty-nine more warrants were issued Friday in a multi-agency drug investigation looking into the distribution of heroin, cocaine and prescription drugs in Clarion and Armstrong Counties. Arrests were made Friday of at least 23 of the latest suspects identified by the state Attorney General’s office.  The announcement of the additional warrants followed by one day…

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