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Oilers Improve To 5-2 With 31-20 Victory Over Titusville

John Trbusich and R.J. Hartle both ran for touchdowns, and Jackson McFall and Jack Russell both threw for scores as the Oil City Oilers posted a 31-20 home win over the Titusville Rockets in Friday night high school football action at the Oil Field in Oil City. With the win in an inter-region game, the…

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Knights Blanked 28-0 By Fairview On FHS Homecoming Night

Three interceptions and a fumble combined to give visiting Fairview great field position, and the Tigers scored once in each quarter to post a 28-0 shutout on the Franklin Knights on Friday at Franklin High School’s Homecoming. “AA” Fairview, tied for first place in Region 4, improved to 5-2.  “AAA” Franklin is now 1-6. Fairview…

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Franklin Man Faces August Homicide Charge In Pittsburgh

A Franklin man who authorities say had escaped a Pittsburgh halfway house faces a homicide charge in Pittsburgh in the stabbing death of a man in that city’s North Side neighborhood. Pittsburgh Police say 30 year-old David Umstead is being charged in the death of Delrio Ivy, who was found dead with stab wounds to…

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Two Held For Court In Slaying Of Grove City-Area Man

Two men have been held for court on charges of both second and third-degree murder in the death late last month of a Grove City-area man. 39 year-old Patrick McCamey, of Slippery Rock, and 23 year-old Ryan Bowers, of Grove City, are also charged with robbery and conspiracy. McCamey and Bowers are charged in the death…

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Crosby Starts NHL MVP Defense With Two Goals And An Assist In 6-4 Win Over Anaheim

The National Hockey League’s MVP, Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby, opened the new season with two goals and an assists, and teammate Pascal Dupuis added one goal and three assists as the Penguins debuted with a 6-4 home victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday night. Dupuis also had a potential goal disallowed because of a teammate’s…

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Penguins Open Thursday Night Against Anaheim At Home And On 96.3 KQW

The Pittsburgh Penguins open their schedule in the 2014-2015 National Hockey League season with a contest against the Anaheim Ducks at 7:00 PM Thursday (Oct. 9) at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh. Radio pregame airtime on 96.3 KQW will be 6:30 PM. The contest will mark the debut of Pittsburgh’s new coach, Mike Johnston. Johnston…

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State Senate Approves Hutchinson Legislation To Protect Conventional Oil Production

The state Senate on Wednesday approved and sent to the House legislation intended to protect the conventional oil production industry from state regulations intended for companies going after Marcellus shale natural gas. The measure, which was introduced by Senator Scott Hutchinson from Oil City, would establish the Penn Grade Crude Development Advisory Council which would…

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New Charges Filed Against Titusville Man Already Charged With Child Sex Abuse

Police officials in Titusville say another young girl has come forward with accusations against a Titusville man who was charged in June with sexual assaults on other young children. The claims have led to additional charges being filed against 45 year-old Terrell Spinks.  The fifteen new charges include the rape of a child and indecent assault…

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Two Hurt In Two-Vehicle Crash In Cranberry Township

Two drivers from Franklin were hurt, one seriously, in a two-vehicle crash in Cranberry Township on Wednesday morning. State Police officials tell KQW that the accident occurred shortly before 9:00 AM on Route 322 between Cranberry and Victory Heights when a station wagon driven by 19 year-old Hannah McCarthy slammed into the rear of a pickup operated…

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Utility Worker Hospitalized In Pittsburgh After Trench Collapse In Grove City

A utility company worker was hospitalized in Pittsburgh on Wednesday after a trench which he and a co-worker were digging collapsed on them. The incident occurred in Grove City.  The identity of the injured man was not released. Eyewitnesses say the two men were digging an eight-foot trench Wednesday afternoon, and both men became trapped…

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