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Crosby Nets Only Goal In Pens’ 3-1 Loss In New Jersey

Team captain Sidney Crosby was the only Pittsburgh player to find the net on Monday night, scoring his team’s lone goal in the first period in the Penguins’ 3-1 loss to the Devils in New Jersey. Devils goaltender Cory Schneider made stops on Pittsburgh’s other 26 shots to earn the win, while teammates Travis Zajac.…

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State Senator Wants To Impose An Impact Fee For Gas Pipelines

A state Senator from Chester County plans to propose legislation that would impose an impact fee on natural gas companies for the construction of pipelines, similar to the fees assessed on their drilling sites. Senator Andy Dinniman tells Radio PA News the funds generated under the measure which he will introduce along with Senator John Rafferty, from Montgomery…

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Clarion Man Jailed In Sexual Assault Investigation Is Identified; Charges Include Rape

A Clarion man who spent Christmas in jail following accusations that he had sexually assaulted a woman early Wednesday morning has now been identified as 36 year-old Troy Dew. Investigators say the man was arraigned on multiple charges and was lodged in the Clarion County Jail on $100,000 bail.  The charges include two counts apiece…

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18 Year-Old Driver Gives Up After 10-Mile Police Chase In Clarion And Venango Counties

An 18 year-old man faces numerous charges after what police say was a ten-mile chase on Friday night. State Police officials from the Clarion station say the incident began around 9:00 PM when they attempted to pull over the suspect for a traffic stop on Route 208 in Washington Township in Clarion County.  Troopers say the…

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Steelers Win AFC North; Le’Veon Bell A Question Mark For Saturday’s Playoff Game

Antonio Brown caught a 63-yard touchdown pass and returned a punt 71 yards for a score, and the Pittsburgh Steelers captured the AFC North title for the first time since 2010, defeating the Cincinnati Bengals 27-17 in a game played on Sunday night at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh. With the victory, the Steelers ended the…

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NFL Results – 2014 Week 17

NFL Results  –  Week 17 All games played Sunday, December 28   Pittsburgh 27, Cincinnati 17 Baltimore 20, Cleveland 10 Carolina 34, Atlanta 3 Kansas City 19, San Diego 7 Houston 23, Jacksonville 17 Green Bay 30, Detroit 20 Dallas 44, Washington 17 Denver 47, Oakland 14 Seattle 20, St, Louis 6 Philadelphia 34, NY…

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Still-Ailing Penguins Are Shut Out 3-0 By Washington

Braden Holtby made 31 saves and earned his third shutout of the NHL season on Saturday night as the Washington Capitals blanked the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-0 at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. Eric Fehr scored twice for Washington (18-11-6), and Marcus Johansson added a goal.  Pittsburgh’s Marc-Andre Fleury (19-5-3) stopped 31 of 34 shots…

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Penn State Earns OT Victory Over Boston College In Pinstripe Bowl

Sam Ficken sent the game into overtime with a 45-yard field goal with 20 seconds remaining in regulation before kicking the game-deciding extra point in overtime as Penn State edged Boston College 31-30 on Saturday in the Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium in New York. Christian Hackenberg had knotted the game at 30-30 with a…

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Pitt Names Pat Narduzzi New Football Coach

The University of Pittsburgh announced Friday that Michigan State defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi has been hired as Pitt’s new football coach. Narduzzi will replace Paul Chryst, who has resigned to take the coaching position at Wisconsin. Narduzzi has also spent stints as an assistant coach at Miami (Ohio), Rhode Island, Northern Illinois and Cincinnati.  A…

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Magisterial Changes Arrive In Venango County

Monday (Dec. 29) will be moving day for the district magisterial judge’s office in Pleasantville. Under a restructuring of the Venango County court system, the number of magistrates in the county is being reduced from four to three.  It is all part of a statewide plan to trim the number of such courts by about…

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