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Venango County Road Work Announced For Week Of October 6

PennDOT has announced a list of highway work projects they intend to undertake during the week of October 6. The jobs include the continuation of the repairs on a bridge on Deep Hollow Road in Cranberry Township, road patching on Route 38, pipe replacement on a section of Route 62 in Mineral Township and side…

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High School Football Results – 2014 Week 6

High School Football Results  –  2014 Week 6   Friday, October 3   District 10, Region 5 DuBois 70, Oil City 22 Bradford 33, Franklin 28 Conneaut 56, Meadville 0   Region 6 Cathedral Prep 35, Central Tech 8 McDowell 24, General McLane 14   Region 3 Titusville 46, Corry 6 Sharon 36, Grove City 14 Slippery Rock 55, Warren…

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Oil City On Losing End Of 70-22 Score At DuBois

Gabe French threw a nearly unbelievable seven touchdown passes, including four to Dante Dawson, and the DuBois Beavers (4-2; 2-1 Region 5) routed the Oil City Oilers 70-22 at E.J. Mansell Stadium in DuBois on Friday night. French also tossed two scoring passes to Cole Kriner and another to Kevin Foley.  French, Devin Clark and…

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Bradford Holds Off Knights For First Win, 33-28 At Franklin

Kyle Langdon ran for 180 yards and four touchdowns on Friday night, and the Bradford Owls picked up their first victory of the season, winning 33-28 at Franklin High School.  Both teams are now 1-5. Justin Fishkin added a touchdown run for Bradford as the Owls picked up 347 yards on the ground.  Mitch Vleminckx…

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Friday’s MLB Baseball Playoff Results

Major League Baseball Divisional Playoff Results  –  Friday, October 3:   American League Division Series  (best-of-5) Baltimore 7, Detroit 6  (Orioles lead 2-games-to-0) Kansas City 4, Los Angeles Angels 1  (11 inns.)  (Royals lead 2-games-to-0)   National League Division Series  (best-of-5) San Francisco 3, Washington 2  (Giants lead 1-game-to-0) St. Louis 10, Los Angeles Dodgers…

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State Attorney General Asks Court To Stop Sheriff’s Sale Of Conneaut Lake Park

The state’s Attorney General has filed objections to the proposed sheriff’s sale of Conneaut Lake Park. The office of Attorney General Kathleen Kane claims that the park should be tax exempt since it is overseen by a charitable trust. A sheriff’s sale has been scheduled for November 7 for the 122 year-old park which reportedly…

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DEP Secretary Resigns Amid Allegations Over Porn Sharing In State Government

The secretary of the state Department of Environmental Protection resigned Thursday amid allegations that several top Pennsylvania government officials were involved in the sharing of pornographic e-mails in 2009. The resignation announcement of DEP Secretary Chris Abruzzo was immediately followed by a similar announcement by attorney Glenn Parno, a top lawyer in Abruzzo’s agency. Both…

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Archery Deer Season Begins Saturday

Pennsylvania’s archery deer season begins Saturday (Oct.4) and will run through November 15.  The Pennsylvania Game Commission reminds hunters that a late archery season is also scheduled to run from December 26 until January 10. Hunters may use a long, recurve or compound bow or a crossbow.  The bows must have a draw weight of…

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Kansas City, Baltimore Win ALDS Series Openers

Mike Moustakas slammed a solo home run in the top of the 11th inning on Thursday night, lifting the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in the first game of a best-of-five American League Division Series. Game two will be played Friday night in Anaheim. Alcides Escobar gave the…

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Packers Pillage Vikings 42-10 In Green Bay On Thursday Night

Aaron Rodgers threw three touchdown passes and Julius Peppers ran back an interception for a 49-yard score as the Green Bay Packers routed the Minnesota Vikings 42-10 in a Thursday night NFL game at Lambeau Field in Green Bay. Eddie Lacy added two touchdowns as he rushed for 105 yards on only 13 carries. Green…

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