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Fort Armstrong Wireless Association participates in international Winter Field Day

While it may just be viewed as a hobby to some, those in the Fort Armstrong Wireless Association offer a vital service to the community.  More...

News

AP-NORC Poll: Broad worries about potential health care loss

WASHINGTON (AP) — Though “Obamacare” still divides Americans, a majority worry that many will lose coverage if the 2010 law is repealed in the nation’s long-running political standoff over health care.  More...

A wild ride: Story of Lehigh Valley small amusement parks

ALLENTOWN, (AP) — The reopening of the roller skating rink at Bushkill Park in Fork Township — and hope for more of the 12-acre amusement park to re-emerge — might have people thinking about the future.  But it also stirs memor More...

POLICE REPORT

An incident of harassment and criminal trespass occurred at Clearfield Elementary School, on Jan. 26 at 5:39 p.m. The suspect grabbed the victim’s face and shoved him back, causing his reading glasses to break. More...

Arts and Entertainment

ON THIS DATE

In 1547, King Henry VIII of England died and was succeeded by his 9-year-old son, Edward VI.  In 1871, France surrendered to Germany, ending the Franco-Prussian War.  In 1915, Congress passed legislation creating the U.S. Coast Guard. More...

Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 8-9 Night: 0-3  Pick 3 Day: 9-2-0 Night: 7-0-4  Pick 4 Day: 4-4-4-3 Night: 5-8-2-7  Pick 5 Day: 0-3-6-4-0 Night: 1-7-0-9-8  Treasure Hunt: 01-07-15-17-26   More...

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Kittanning Borough Mayor Atwood looking into 2017

With Kittanning borough’s Mayor Kirk Atwood currently fulfilling his last year of his second term, there has been a lot accomplished during his time as Mayor. He admits he still has a lot he wants to accomplish.  More...

Manor Township joins DUI Taskforce

The Armstrong County DUI Task Force added another municipality to its ranks earlier this week – Manor Township.  Manor Police Department Chief Eric Petrosky presented the news at the township board of supervisors meeting on Wednesday. More...

Obituaries

James Bernard Thomas

NEWTON FALLS, OHIO

James Bernard Thomas, age 86, of Newton Falls, Ohio passed away peacefully into eternal rest on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017 at St. Joseph’s Eastland Hospital in Warren.  He was born on Nov. More...

Sports

Highlands Overwhelms Armstrong, 61-44

Golden Rams down visiting River Hawks on Micah Mason Night

The Armstrong River Hawks boys basketball team knew it had its work cut out before even stepping foot on the court at Highlands last night.  More...

West Shamokin trounces Red Dragons

You hear the cliché all the time, “Sports, it’s more than a game.” For the West Shamokin girl’s basketball program on Friday, the theme of the night took more of a meaning than the game. More...

One with the Pack

West Shamokin uses team effort to down Northern Cambria to stay in title contention

The balanced attack of unselfish offense and tenacious defense is a huge reason why the West Shamokin Wolves boys basketball team is in the hunt for a Heritage Conference North title. More...

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