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Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Sports

Strong Season For Wolverines Comes to an End

DUKE CENTER, Pa. - A season full of excitement and improvement came to an end for the Sheffield Wolverines on Monday, 82-63 at Otto-Eldred...

Venango/Forest Co. News

7 to 10: Voluntary 10-Digit Dialing Underway for 814 Area Code

HARRISBURG, Pa. - A second area code is coming to the 27 counties currently served by the 814 code, and the Public Utilities Commission...

Bowen Announces Candidacy for Forest County Sheriff

MARIENVILLE, Pa. - Knox Police Chief Jason Bowen announced last week he is running for Forest County Sheriff. Bowen has been a police officer for...

Oil City Fire Leaves Three Dead

OIL CITY, Pa. - According to the Oil City Derrick, a fire Saturday morning killed three people in Oil City. The fire broke out just...

UPDATE: Forest Area Schools Closed Tuesday

Forest Area Schools are closed Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021.  

SCI Forest Dealing with Inmate COVID Outbreak

MARIENVILLE, Pa. - Active COVID-19 cases among inmates at SCI Forest have increased by more than 800 in the last two weeks. On Jan. 7...

Opinion

I Cannot Start a Coin Collection

So my uncle unloaded a bunch of stuff at my house when he moved to Hawaii. I think we may have covered this a few...

There’s a Dire Straits Song About This

I've recently rethought my policy of not paying my kids to do chores, and I need to talk about it. Sometimes, I need to hear...

Sweet Vermouth at Gobbler’s Knob

Most people spend the whole year either looking forward to or dreading Valentine’s Day, depending on how secure they are in their own relationships,...

Mr. Crowley Won’t Leave Me Alone

I've recently been reminded of the song "Mr. Crowley," by Ozzy Osbourne. I'm not pleased by this fact. I dislike earworms. They bewilder me. I'm a...

Biden and Sanders for My New Grandpas in 2024

Not gonna lie. But I will apologize in advance. I'm pretty wrapped up in politics right now. Several months ago I told Brian Hagberg, one of...

Obits

Janice Kunselman

Janice Marie Kunselman, 84, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, from the Warren Manor, Warren, PA. She was born at home on June...

Dr. Melburn E. Landin

Dr. Melburn E. Landin, 90, of Sugar Grove, Pa, passed away on Saturday, February 27, 2021, at the John & Orpha Blair hospice house. Born...

Mary T. Rapp

Mary T. Rapp, 82, of Warren, PA. and formerly of Pittsburgh, PA., died Thursday evening, February 25, 2021 at Warren General Hospital, Warren, PA. She...

Jean Port

Jean Barbara (Crisp) Port, 74, of Youngsville, PA, went to be with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. Jean was born on January...

John E. Zagst

John E. Zagst, 81, of Youngsville, passed away Friday February 19, 2021 at UPMC Hamot in Erie. John was born March 19, 1939, in Warren...

Spotlight PA

Levine Questioned on Missing Pa. Nursing Home Data in Federal Confirmation Hearing

By Jamie Martines of Spotlight PA HARRISBURG — During a federal confirmation hearing Thursday, former Health Secretary Rachel Levine was questioned about the ongoing data...

The $1 Billion Plan to Close the Gap Between Growing and Shrinking Pa. School Districts

By Cynthia Fernandez of Spotlight PA HARRISBURG — When Pennsylvania passed a new formula to distribute money for public schools in 2016, it was hailed...

New Coronavirus Grants For Small Pa. Businesses Aim for Inclusivity, But Can’t Track Success

HARRISBURG — Applications open next month for $145 million in state grants for small hospitality businesses, with a significant change by lawmakers intended to...

Business

Save Money This Valentine’s Day Using AAA

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Valentine’s Day is coming up, and that means trying to out-do yourself in planning something special for your loved ones. AAA East Central reminds...