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Video Reversal Leads To Pens’ Shootout Win Over The Rangers

Brandon Sutter found the net in the first extra round of a shootout on Saturday night, and the Pittsburgh Penguins followed a video reversal of a potential game-losing score into a 3-2 home win over the New York Rangers. It had appeared that a shot by the Rangers’ Dan Boyle in the third frame of…

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Cranberry Township Home Demolished After Saturday Morning Fire

A home in Cranberry Township just outside of Oil City was demolished over the weekend after a fire gutted the building early Saturday morning. A family of four managed to safely escape the blaze at a residence on Riverside Drive shortly after 1:30 AM Saturday.  Fire officials still do not know the origin of the…

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Three Sentenced In California-To-Venango County Drug Operation

Three men accused in a year-long California-to-Venango County marijuana distribution operation were sentenced Friday to 11-and-a-half months to two years in the Venango County Jail. Sentencing in Venango County Court occurred one day after the two former Franklin residents who had allegedly run the operation had entered guilty pleas to charges involving their roles in…

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Franklin Man Hospitalized After Ejection From His Truck

A Franklin man was hospitalized in Grove City over the weekend after a one-vehicle crash in which he was ejected from his truck. State Police in Mercer County say 26 year-old Kyle Nulph lost control of his vehicle on a curve on Route 208 in Springfield Township around 7:30 PM Saturday night.  The truck rolled…

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District 10 Football Playoff Results – Week 2

District 10 High School Football Playoff Results  –  Week 2   Friday, November 14   “AAA” Championship Conneaut 14, Cathedral Prep 7   “A” Semifinals Sharpsville 27, Wilmington 0 West Middlesex 34, Farrell 6     Saturday, November 15   “AA” Semifinals Greenville 21, Sharon 14 Hickory 35, Slippery Rock 27

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District 9 & Sub-Regional Football Playoff Results – Week 2

District 9 And Sub-Regional High School Football Playoff Results  –  Week 2   Friday, November 14   District 9 “AA” Championship Karns City 49, St. Marys 12   District 5/6/8/9 “AAA” Sub-Regional Final Somerset 27, Clearfield 0   District 6/9 “AAAA” Sub-Regional Final State College 29, DuBois 7   District 10/8 “AAAA” Subregional McDowell 35,…

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Pony Killed In Elk Township Highway Incident

A Shippenville man avoided injuries over the weekend when his truck struck a pony that had wandered onto Route 208 in Elk Township in northern Clarion County. The pony died after the collision. State Police accident investigators say the incident occurred early Saturday evening.  The driver, 35 year-old James Edwards, was unable to avoid hitting…

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Penn State Becomes Bowl Eligible With 30-13 Win Over Temple

The Penn State Nittany Lions (6-4) became bowl eligible for the first time in three years on Saturday, coming alive in the second half to post a 30-13 victory over Temple. Akeel Lynch broke a 6-6 tie with a 38-yard touchdown late in the third quarter, a score that was followed 54 seconds later by…

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Pitt Squanders Leads, Loses 40-35 At North Carolina

Despite 220 rushing yards and four touchdowns from James Conner and five receptions for 160 yards and a score from Tyler Boyd, the Pitt Panthers managed to squander a pair of 14-point leads on Saturday in losing a 40-35 decision at North Carolina. The Panthers dropped to 4-6 and must win both of their remaining…

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Cement Truck Crashes Into Titusville Home; No Injuries Are Reported

A cement truck which lost its brakes sideswiped a minivan on Friday afternoon, and then slid into a Titusville home. City Police say the truck driver, identified as Richard Kinney, had tried to steer the runaway vehicle into a culvert, but the truck flipped onto its right side, sideswiped another vehicle and then slid into…

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