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Continued Airline Service Through Franklin Ordered Through Mid-October

In response to a recent announcement that they would cease commuter service through Cleveland to airports in Franklin and Bradford, Silver Airways was ordered Thursday by the federal Department of Transportation to continue those flights through October 14. The order will mark the second extension of the service termination decision by Silver, which originally had planned…

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Venango College Housing Complex Evacuated Due To Natural Gas Leak

A student apartment building at Venango College of Clarion University in Oil City was evacuated late Thursday morning after a natural gas leak was discovered. Oil City Fire Department officials say most residents were in class at the time, and there were very few students in the building when the leak was detected. National Fuel…

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Cooperstown Woman Injured In Route 77 Collision With Tractor-Trailer

A Cooperstown woman was injured Thursday when her S-U-V was struck from behind by a tractor-trailer. Police officials say the incident happened on Route 77 in Richmond Township in Crawford County. Reports indicate a vehicle driven by 64 year-old Mary Rice was stopped prior to a left turn, and was hit from behind by a…

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Steelers Lose 26-6 In Baltimore

The Pittsburgh Steelers were held to a pair of field goals by Shaun Suisham in a 26-6 loss to the Baltimore Ravens in the NFL’s Thursday Night Game in Baltimore. Baltimore’s two touchdowns both came on passes from Joe Flacco to Owen Daniels.  Justin Turner booted four field goal.  Both teams are now 1-1. Steelers quarterback…

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Liriano Strikes Out 12 In A 4-1 Victory In The Pirates’ Road Trip Finale In Philadelphia

Pittsburgh starter Francisco Liriano (5-10; 3.53 ERA) struck out a season-high 12 hitters in eight innings of scoreless work on Thursday night, lifting the Pirates to a 4-1 victory over the Phillies (67-79) in the final game of a four-game series at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia. Liriano allowed only four hits and walked two batters.  He threw…

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9/11 Memorial Observances Include Ceremony At Flight 93 Crash SiteIn Somerset County

Among the numerous memorial observances taking place today (Sept. 11) on the 13th anniversary of terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington D.C., there was a ceremony remembering the passengers and crew of Flight 93 which crashed on September 11, 2001 near Shanksville in Somerset County. Forty passengers and crew members perished that day…

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Two Meadville Residents Killed In Two-Vehicle Crash On Route 322

Two Meadville residents died late Wednesday morning in a two-vehicle crash at the same Route 322 intersection where a motorcycle operator was killed in an accident on Monday. Police investigators say 72 year-old Brian Walton and 52 year-old Charlene Walton both died when their vehicle was hit by a car operated by 83 year-old Noreen…

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State Lawmaker Says Reform Is Needed For School Reinbursement

A state lawmaker wants to overhaul the program that reimburses school districts for certain construction projects. School districts across Pennsylvania have been cleared to receive reimbursements for nineteen existing school construction projects, and state Representative Seth Grove tells Radio PA News two hundred other projects are waiting for that same help. Grove is calling on…

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McCutchen Slams Inside-The-Park Home Run In Pirates’ 6-3 Victory In Philadelphia

Andrew McCutchen slammed his first career inside-the-park home run, and Russell Martin belted a solo homer as the Pittsburgh Pirates posted a 6-3 win over the Phillies on Wednesday night in Philadelphia. The home runs both came in the fifth inning, respectively tying the game and giving the Bucs the lead. With the win, the…

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BOIL WATER ADVISORY POSTED FOR ROUSEVILLE BOROUGH; ROUSEVILLE EXPERIENCES WATER MAIN BREAK

Residents of the Borough of Rouseville who were without water service on Wednesday were being informed that the problem was created by a break in a main water line. The Borough has since issued an alert for Rouseville citizens to boil the water they will use for consumption until further notice. Crews were working Wednesday…

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