Local Woman Accused of Resisting Arrest During Enforcement of Mental Health Warrant
JENKS TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A local woman is facing charges for reportedly resisting arrest while a 302 warrant was being executed on her in Marienville. Court records indicate that Marienville-based State Police filed criminal charges against 46-year-old Ainslee K. Atkins, of Marienville, on Tuesday, February 20, in Magisterial District Judge Daniel L. Miller’s office.
Police: Icy Roadway Causes Vehicle to Slam Head-On Into Tree Along Route 66
JENKS TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Two women avoided injury after their vehicle crashed head-on into a tree in Forest County. According to a report released on Wednesday by Marienville-based State Police, this crash happened around 3:49 a.m. on Saturday, February 17, on State Route 66 in Jenks Township, Forest County.
Additional charges filed against man accused of plotting to kill business associate
Allegheny County Police say 41-year-old Jeremy Fisher, of Coraopolis offered and 20-year-old Braden Elliott $50,000 to kill 57-year-old George Dayieb of Murrysville.
Local Man Accused of Crashing Vehicle While Under the Influence of Alcohol with DUI-Suspended License
TIONESTA TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A local man was charged after an investigation revealed he crashed his vehicle while he was reportedly drunk—and DUI-suspended, police say. Court records indicate that Marienville-based State Police filed criminal charges against 42-year-old Anthony M. Santella, of Tionesta, in Magisterial District Judge Daniel L. Miller’s office on Tuesday, February 20.
Charges Held for Court Against Local Teen Accused of Threatening to Assault Multiple Individuals Because WiFi Was Turned Off
VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Charges against an Oil City teen accused of threatening to assault multiple people because the WiFi was turned off in his home were held for court on Wednesday afternoon. According to court documents, the following criminal charges against 18-year-old Cullen Bish, of Oil City,...
Fundraiser Organized for Victims of Fire That Destroyed Sigel Area Residence
ELDRED TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A fundraiser has been organized for the victims of a fire that destroyed a residence in the Sigel area. The GoFundMe fundraiser is for a family of two whose home was destroyed in a fire that occurred on Monday, February 19, around 10:52 a.m., located on O’Donnell Road in Sigel, Eldred Township, Jefferson County.
Local Man Accused of Breaking Into Falls Creek Borough Store, Busting Open Skills Machine With Hammer
FALLS CREEK BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – A local man is facing a felony trespassing charge for reportedly breaking into a store in Falls Creek Borough in December. According to court documents, DuBois-based State Police on February 20, 2024, filed the following criminal charges against 47-year-old David William Dixon, of Falls Creek, in Magisterial District Judge David B. Inzana’s office:
Local Man Accused of Threatening to Blow Up Clarion Walmart Waives Hearing
CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – A local man who is behind bars for reportedly threatening to blow up Clarion Walmart waived his hearing on Tuesday. Court records show the following criminal charges against 49-year-old Jeffrey Scott Keeder, of Corsica, were waived for court on Tuesday, February 20, with District Judge Jeffrey C. Miller presiding:
Worth the Wait: Moniteau Boys Get First D9 Title while Ending Brookville’s Reign
CLARION, Pa. – To win its first-ever District 9 boys’ basketball title, Moniteau had to survive an inadvertent whistle with 0.4 of a second left followed by a Brookville 3-point shot that rimmed in and out leaving the Warriors with the Class 3A title, 58-57, at PennWest Clarion’s Tippin Gym Thursday night.
Top District 9 Class 2A Wrestlers Square Off With Championships on Their minds This Weekend
CLARION, Pa. (EYT/D9) — The 2024 District 9 2A Individual Wrestling Tournament takes place Friday and Saturday at Tippin Gymnasium on the campus of PennWest University, Clarion. (Pictured above, Brockway’s Weston Pisarcik stands atop the podium. He’s hoping to do so again as the No. 1 seed at 127...
Three Individuals Injured After Driver Blows Through Stop Sign, Causing Crash in Cranberry Township
CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Multiple injuries were reported in a two-vehicle collision at the intersection of State Route 157 and Hill City Road in Cranberry Township. According to a release issued by PSP Franklin on Wednesday, February 21, the crash took place at 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, February 15.
State Police Corporal Accused of Driving to Barracks While Intoxicated, Resisting Arrest
FOREST COUNTY, Pa. (EYT) – A Pennsylvania State Police Corporal was arrested after he reportedly drove to the Marienville State Police barracks while intoxicated and then resisted arrest when his fellow troopers tried to take him into custody. According to court documents, Clarion-based State Police filed the following criminal...
Piney Rail Riders Seeking Grant to Purchase 24-Mile Trail in Clarion and Jefferson Counties
STRATTANVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – The Piney Rail Riders is seeking a grant to purchase a 24-mile trail in Clarion and Jefferson Counties. The Piney Rail Riders (PRR)a PA Private-Not-For Profit 501(c)(3) Corporation–has a mission to buy the 24 miles of abandoned rail corridor between the Clarion River Trestle and Brookville to open a public ATV and snowmobile trail that will also lead to economic development in Clarion and Jefferson Counties.
Jefferson County Recipe of the Day: Cream Cheese Pound Cake
Fresh fruit and a dollop of whipped cream dress up this tender pound cake!. Confectioners’ sugar, sliced fresh strawberries, and whipped cream, optional. -In a large bowl, cream the butter, cream cheese, and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition. Beat in extracts. Combine the flour, baking powder, and salt; beat into the creamed mixture until blended.
Class 1A Girls’ Semifinal Sites Released by District 9; Class 2A Girls’ Semifinal has Time Change
BROOKVILLE, Pa. – District 9 released the sites of the D9 Class 1A girls’ semifinal games being played Wednesday, Feb. 28, while also announcing a time change for the Class 2A girls’ semifinal game the same night. In Class 1A, top-seeded Elk County Catholic will take on...
A Taste of Italy: Discover Oil City's Four Must-Visit Italian Eateries
In this article, we explore four exquisite Italian restaurants located in Oil City. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please share your comments below:
Local Man Accused of Burglarizing American Legion, Stealing Safe Containing Thousands of Dollars in Cash
PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. — A local man is facing charges for his alleged role in the theft of thousands of dollars in cash from the American Legion in Punxsutawney Borough, police say. According to court documents filed by Punxsutawney Borough Police, 36-year-old Ryan A. Kyser, of Punxsutawney, has been charged...
MAN RESCUED BY PUNXSY FIRST RESPONDERS AFTER FALLING OFF CLIFF
A man was rescued by Punxsutawney first responders after falling off a cliff near the old trestle by Route 119. Today’s Punxsutawney Spirit says Punxsy Fire Rescue, prompted by Jefferson County 911, conducted a confined space rescue. The victim fell near Elk Street, close to the skatepark, landing about 30 feet below near the trestle supports.
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Dogs Of Seneca, PA Need You!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near seneca.
7-Day Weather Forecast for Jefferson County
The seven-day weather forecast for the Jefferson County area is brought to you by Redbank Chevrolet and DuBrook. Sunny, with a high near 55. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.