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OC woman charged for spitting on man who had been attacked

An Oil City woman is facing aggravated assault and endangerment charges in connection with an incident at a Hone Avenue home in which she is accused of spitting on a man who had been assaulted. Oil City police said in a criminal complaint they received a phone call Oct. 14...
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Grove City Man Charged With Pointing Gun And Assaulting Woman

A Grove City man is facing charges following an arrest earlier this week in neighboring Mercer County. According to Grove City Police, officers received a complaint about three assaults that occurred at a Rainey Avenue residence beginning in March and continuing into November. Police allege that 27-year-old Jacob Panyko pointed...
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Driver Injured As Semi Slams into Emlenton Bridge

RICHLAND TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A 51-year-old man was injured after his tractor-trailer struck the Emlenton Bridge on Monday. According to Clarion-based State Police, the crash occurred around 1:19 a.m. on Monday, November 28, on Interstate 80 in Richland Township, Clarion County. Police say a 2007 Freightliner tractor-trailer driven...

Butler Twp. Police Looking For Hit and Run Suspect

Police are looking for more information about a hit and run crash that happened earlier this week in Butler Township. The accident happened this past Monday afternoon just after 3 p.m. at the intersection of Route 422 and Greenwood Drive. Police are looking for a white Ford crew cab pickup...
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Venango County Prison Inmate Charged for Purposely Flooding Cell By Repeatedly Flushing Toilet

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A Venango County Prison inmate is facing charges for reportedly flooding his cell by continuously flushing the toilet. Court documents indicate that the Franklin Police Department filed criminal charges against 28-year-old William Edward Dolan, of Reno, on Tuesday, November 29, in Magisterial District Judge Matthew T. Kirtland’s office.

Police Searching For Mini-Storage Theft Suspect

Police are searching for a suspect in a theft from a mini-storage facility in Center Township. The incident happened overnight on November 12th at the Butler Mini Storage on Unionville Road. Police say the suspects stole a portable generator, various tools, Christmas decorations, and Lego toys from three separate units....

Shelter to open for homeless on winter nights

People living on the streets have hope that their situation might change if they can just get through the day — or the winter. Glade Run Lutheran Services will open a warming center for the homeless on Monday. From 10 p.m. to 8 a.m., vulnerable people can find a warm refuge at Calvary Church’s Grace Wellness Center at 123 E. Diamond Street.
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State Police Calls: Two Charged Following Domestic Dispute in Utica Borough

VENANGO/CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – Area state police responded to the following incidents:. Two Charged Following Domestic Dispute in Utica Borough. According to a release issued by PSP Franklin on December 1, troopers responded to a residence on First Street in Utica Borough, Venango County, in relation to a verbal argument between two known individuals around 2:22 p.m. on Thursday, November 17.

Bingo Fundraiser To Support Local Woman

The public is invited to attend an event this weekend to help a local woman in her battle against cancer. A Bingo Fundraiser will take place Saturday at the Evans City VFW. Doors open at 4 p.m. with food at 5 and games starting at 6. In addition to pasta...
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Oil City Manager Anticipating Material Shortage in East Second Utility Project

OIL CITY, Pa (EYT) – City Manager Mark Schroyer reported to council members in their December 1 council meeting that contractors attending a bidding meeting held the previous day for the Second Street utility improvement project expressed concerns about the availability of some materials. The city is paying $1.5MM...

Missing Armstrong County man found

GILPIN TOWNSHIP, Pa. — UPDATE: James George has been located, according to Southern Armstrong Regional Police Department. He is safe. Police are looking for a missing man from Armstrong County. According to Southern Armstrong Regional Police Department, James George, from Gilpin Township, was last seen in the 100 block...

13-Year-Old Mars Student Struck By a Car Attempting to Cross Route 228

(Adams Twp, Butler County, Pa.) A 13-year-old Mars student was struck by a car as she attempted to cross a street near the Mars Middle School around 5:30 PM yesterday along Route 228. The girl was transported by ambulance to UPMC Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh with serious injuries. According...
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AAA: Gas Prices Keep Sliding Lower

VENANGO CO., Pa. – Gas prices are three cents cheaper in Western Pennsylvania this week at $3.996 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report. This week’s average prices: Western Pennsylvania Average: $3.996. Average price during the week of November 21, 2022: $4.020. Average price...
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7-Day Weather Forecast for Venango County

A look at the 7-day weather forecast for the Venango County area brought to you by Deets Mechanical of Seneca, Pa. Today – Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Tonight – Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 38....