Sports

Obituaries

Blake Langdon Corey

Blake Langdon Corey, 35, of Warren passed away suddenly at home on Saturday April 23, 2022, of natural causes. He was born in Jamestown,...

Elwin James “Jim” Close; Great Uncle of YDL Co-Founder Andy Close

Elwin James “Jim” Close, 84, of Wellsville, NY, the great-uncle of yourdailylocal, LLC co-owner Andy Close, died Sunday, April 17, 2022 in Jones Memorial...

Elsie Vidella Barrett

Elsie Vidella Barrett, 96, of Russell, PA, passed away on April 17, 2022, following a brief illness. Elsie was born on November 3, 1925,...

Ruth Ferver Seebeck

Ruth Ferver Seebeck, 72, of Warren, Pa., died at her residence, with her family at her side, on Monday morning, March 21, 2022. She...

David Wayne Brewer

David Wayne Brewer, 59, of Warren, Pa., passed away at St. Vincent Hospital in Erie, Pa., on March 17, 2022. Dave was born on...

Opinion

Let’s Help Each Other Finish the Race

Maybe it was simply a coincidence, or maybe something stuck. I can't say for sure, but it was fitting that less than 24 hours...

Our Loss is Their Gain

It was both appropriate, and inadequate, that in the final moments of his final event, outgoing Warren County Visitors Bureau Executive Director Dave Sherman...

There’s Actually Quite a Lot to Do

A sad realization occurred to me as my wife and I were getting settled in for the Farewell Angelina concert at Struthers Library Theatre...

Commentary — What’s Going On with Oil Prices? It’s More Complicated Than You Think

Courtesy Pennsylvania Capital-Star By Scott L. Montgomery The world is in the grip of an oil price shock. In just a few months, prices have risen...

A Lasting Legacy

They left the court for the final time as almost all great athletes do. Not riding on the shoulders of their teammates, victorious against...

Venango/Forest Co. News

NY Man Killed in Accident Involving 18-Wheeler in Forest County Wednesday

JENKS TOWNSHIP, Pa. - A head-on collision between a passenger vehicle and an 18-wheeler in Forest County claimed the life of a Palmyra, New...

State Police Investigating Human Remains Found in Oil Creek State Park

OIL CITY, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police are working with Titusville Police to identify human remains found in Oil Creek State Park on April...

Fill Dirt Available from PennDOT Maintenance Work in Warren, Forest, Venango Counties

​Spring road maintenance season will be underway soon and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's Forest, Venango, and Warren County maintenance offices expect waste fill...

PennDOT — Liberty St. Streetscape Project in Franklin to Start Next Month

FRANKLIN, Pa. - ​The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the City of Franklin announced today the start of the Liberty Street Streetscape Project in...

Pa. Lawmaker Proposes Lowering State Liquid Fuels Tax Amid Rising Gas Prices

by Marley Parish, Pennsylvania Capital-Star Pennsylvania’s highest-ranking Senate Republican proposed lowering the state’s liquid fuels tax by a third through the end of the...

Spotlight PA

Pa. Election Day 2022: A complete guide to the May 17 primary, including how to vote, find your polling place, understand mail-in ballots, and...

Kate Huangpu of Spotlight PA HARRISBURG — More than a few things have changed since Pennsylvanians last went to the polls. Your congressional and legislative...

Pa. Supreme Court Rejects Legal Challenges to State’s New Legislative Maps

by Kate Huangpu of Spotlight PA HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s highest court has affirmed the state’s new legislative district maps and rejected final legal challenges to...

Waning signups for Pa. child care program could forecast weak economic recovery

Ed Mahon of Spotlight PA and Kate Giammarise of WESA ALLEGHENY COUNTY — Roughly 25,000 fewer children in Pennsylvania are benefiting from a program that...