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It’s Victorian Christmas Weekend In Franklin

A “Victorian Christmas Weekend” is underway in Franklin. The three-day event began at 10:00 AM Friday (12/16) with the Christmas Tree Extravaganza at the Barrow-Civic Theatre.  Friday evening’s activities include ‘Twas The Night With Santa, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Franklin YMCA and a cocktail party and open house fundraiser at the…

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Franklin Man Charged With Inflicting Injuries On A 21 Month-Old Girl

A Franklin man was arraigned Thursday on charges connected with head injuries sustained by a toddler last February. 20 year-old Cleo McKinney is charged with aggravated and simple assault, reckless endangerment and endangering the welfare of a child. McKinney  is accused of harming a 21 month-old girl at her mother’s home on Chestnut Street in…

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Interstate 80 Closes In Several Places Thursday Because of Crashes; 59-Vehicle Pile-up In Jefferson County

Interstate 80 in western Pennsylvania was closed in several places due to weather-related crashes on Thursday. One of the incidents included a 59-vehicle pile-up near Falls Creek in Jefferson County which shut down the highway in both directions.  Three people were taken to area hospitals because of the wrecks.  22 of the vehicles were said…

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Next Storm: Snow, Freezing Rain, Then All Rain

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the Oil Region from 10:00 PM Friday night until 4:00 PM Saturday afternoon. As the weather warms, the next winter system should bring one-to-three inches of snow to our immediate area on Friday night.  That snow could mix with sleet before daybreak, and the…

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Rust Goal In Overtime Gives Penguins Their Seventh Straight Victory

Bryan Rust scored 1:24 into an overtime period on Wednesday night, lifting the Pittsburgh Penguins to their seventh straight victory, a 4-3 win over the Boston Bruins at PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh. The win temporarily moves the Pens (20-7-3) back into sole possession of first place in the NHL Metropolitan Division. Justin Schultz, Nick…

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Le’Veon Bell Earns AFC Offensive Player-Of-The-Week Award

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell has been named the AFC Offensive Player-of-the-Week for his performance in the Steelers’ 27-20 victory at Buffalo last Sunday. Bell carried the ball a career-high 28 times for a team-record 236 yards and three touchdowns.  He finished with 298 total yards from scrimmage after also catching four passes for…

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Winter Conditions Close Schools; Speed Limit Reduced On Western Pennsylvania’s Interstate Highways

The latest blast of winter closed schools in much of the Oil Region today (12/15), and prompted PennDOT to temporarily reduce the speed limit on western Pennsylvania’s Interstate highways to 45 miles per hour. In the Snow Belt region north of us, some communities were bracing for as much as a foot of snow, but…

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State Budget Secretary Foresees $600-Million Budget Deficit

With work about to begin on a state budget for the fiscal year which begins in July, officials with the Wolf administration say there are problems with the current budget. In his midyear address, Pennsylvania Budget Secretary Randy Albright said the budget for the current fiscal year has a deficit of about $600 million.  Albright…

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Crawford County Passes 2017 Budget Without A Real Estate Tax Increase

A 2017 budget for Crawford County was approved on Wednesday, and it contains no increase in real estate taxes. County commissioners unanimously gave their final approval to a spending plan totaling just over $69.3 million.  The general fund budget, representing the portion of the package to be paid by county taxes, was balanced at about $31.7…

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Car Rolls Onto Roof; Oil City Driver Escapes Injury

An Oil City man escaped injury early Wednesday evening in a rollover accident on Route 157 in Cranberry Township. State Police accident investigators say 51 year-old William Goreczny traveled off the right side of the highway, and his car hit an embankment and rolled onto its roof. Troopers say Goreczny was able to free himself from…

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