Reynoldsville teen injured as car strikes utility pole

HUSTON TWP. — A Reynoldsville teenager was injured Sunday night in a crash after his vehicle ran off the road and struck a utility pole in Clearfield County. The 16-year-old female was taken to Penn Highlands DuBois for treatment of unknown severity by Bennetts Valley Ambulance Service. The teen was...
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Police: Man Behind Bars for Threatening to Kill State Police Troopers

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – A man was placed in the Clarion County Jail for reportedly threatening to kill multiple Pennsylvania State Police troopers on Saturday. Court documents indicate 45-year-old Michael William Klaus, of Pittsburgh, was arraigned in front of Magisterial District Judge Timothy P. Schill at 3:45 a.m. on Saturday, June 12, on the following charges:
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Hearing for Franklin Man Busted for Meth Set for Tomorrow

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A hearing is scheduled for tomorrow for a Franklin facing felony drug charges after he was found in possession of a quantity of methamphetamine and baggies for distribution during a search for a fugitive at a residence in Franklin. Court documents indicate 40-year-old Jonathan Jay...
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Featured Local Job: General Laborer

Moonlight Packaging, a manufacturer of creative corrugated packaging solutions, is looking to hire full-time general laborers for light industrial production that are motivated individuals seeking to advance their skills and knowledge. Moonlight Packaging offers:. 10 hour production shifts, Monday through Thursday. Paid holidays/Paid vacation. Retirement plan with match. Profit-sharing. Health...
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No quit: Ellwood woman has no plans to leave job at 96

FRANKLIN TWP. — All work and little play makes Cathy Sabatino, 96, just plain happy. Sabatino works six to eight hours, four to five days a week in the meat department at Giant Eagle in Franklin Plaza. She has been there for 37 years where she lifts, weighs and wraps...
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36 cats, one dog removed from Jefferson County house

NEW ALEXANDRIA, Ohio — Over 30 animals were removed from a home along State Route 151 in the New Alexandria area. The Jefferson County Humane Society was called to the home after being alerted by the sheriff' s department. A welfare check on the animals revealed conditions that were not suitable for them. We're told at least 36 cats and 1 dog were removed.
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State Police Calls: Hit-and-Run Crash, Thefts, Drug Possession

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Area state police responded to the following calls:. (Photo by Dave Cyphert of ProPoint Media Photography) According to Franklin-based State Police, around 2:06 a.m. on June 6, a hit-and-run crash occurred on Hill Street just south of 11th Street in Emlenton Borough, Venango County. Police...
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Local Man Announces Candidacy for U.S. Senate

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City man recently announced his intention to run as a Republican candidate for the U.S. Senator’s seat that will be up for election in 2022. Ronald “Ron” Johnson, who currently resides in the Oil City area, grew up in the Transfer area. After...
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Forest Area School District Announces Prom Royalty

FOREST CO., Pa. (EYT) – Forest Area School District has announced its 2021 prom kings and queens from East and West Forest Schools. Pictured above left are West Forest prom king Waylin Dashner and prom queen Penny Wagner. Dashner is the son of Amy and Richard Dashner, and Wagner is...

Punxsy Borough Council passes on proposed Arby's

PUNXSUTAWNEY — After more than four months of discussion and debate, Punxsutawney Borough Council chose Monday night not to approve the rezoning of several properties along West Mahoning Street to allow a proposed Arby's Restaurant to be built there. Michelle Lorenzo, Borough Council president, asked for members of council to...
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Home schoolers bring 'Little Women' to the stage

EMLENTON - The recent production of "Little Women" was a major production by the students in the smallest school in Clarion County, the Clarion County Home School. Little Women is a coming-of-age novel written by American novelist Louisa May Alcott that takes place during the Civil War. The story follows the lives of the four March sisters Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy and details their passage from childhood to womanhood.
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Two women seriously injured in two-vehicle crash

GLEN CAMPBELL — Two women were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash Saturday night on Route 286 in Indiana County. Diane L. Miloser, 60, of Glen Campbell, was taken by medical helicopter to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown and Elizabeth M. Parkhurst, 20, of Mahaffey, was taken to Punxsutawney Area Hospital and later transferred to UMPC Altoona with suspected serious injuries, according to state police at Punxsutawney.
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Venango County Lagging Behind in COVID-19 Vaccinations

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – With President Biden’s goal date of July 4 to reach a COVID-19 vaccination rate of 70 percent of adults less than three weeks away, Venango County is currently lagging behind. (Photo by Dave Cyphert of ProPoint Media Photography) As of the most recent update on...
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Swarm of bees follow queen in Franklin

There was a "buzz" on Dogwood Drive in Franklin on Friday as Matt Simpson said he saw a huge cloud of thousands of bees begin to pile onto a branch in his neighbor's yard. Simpson said the clump of bees was about the size of a football, but not a nest though. Simpson said he had seen this before at his old residence, so he called Jeff Lake, whose queen had left the hive and the swarm followed.
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State Police Investigating Fraud Incident in Seneca

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Police say a Seneca woman recently lost over $200.00 to a theft by fraud and forgery. Around 10:54 a.m. on May 24, Franklin-based State Police responded to a location on Horsecreek Road in Cranberry Township, Venango County, for a report of a theft by fraud forgery.
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Featured Local Job: Several Openings with All Seasons Temporaries

All Seasons Temporaries, Inc. has several new job openings in the local area. 1st and 2nd shift openings for Packaging Assistant. Long-term position that offers incentives and wage increases. $10/hr. Job Requirements:. Must be able to stand, sit, bend and lift. Must have basic math skills. Must be reliable. Duties...