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Ford City to seek additional funds for flood mitigation

Timetable for more equipment maintenance is pending

Ford City Borough offi- cials plan to seek additional funds from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PennVest) to further aid flood mitigation in the borough. More...


Flagger-controlled lane restrictions are expected next week

Activity set for Route 66 in Parks Township

PennDOT District 10 announced Monday that flagger-controlled lane restrictions will soon be in place on Route 66 for a project to replace two bridges on State Routes 66 and 2057, Airport Road, over Guffy Run in Parks and Gilpin townships.  More...


The following individuals were committed Sunday and Monday to the Armstrong County Jail:  More...


Pennsylvania State Police at Kittanning released the following report on a recent, alleged incidents:  More...



Cassandra was a graduate of Ford City High Sschool and St. Vincent College. Cassandra was a three-year starter in basketball at Ford City, averaging over 14 points per game, 10 rebounds and 3 blocked shots. More...

Fleury named Masterton Trophy nominee

Marc-Andre Fleury isn’t a backup goaltender, but he’s had to play one for the better part of the Penguins’ 2016-17 season.  The results have been pretty good, especially since the March 1 trade deadline, but where Fleury has sh More...

Stingrays light up Penn State

2017 Pennsylvania YMCA State Swimming Championship

78 of the 86 total YMCA’s in Pennsylvania had swim teams at the state championship meet 1,676 total athletes   Richard G. Snyder - results  15 RGS swimmers, 16 individiaul events, 4 relays  More...

Cowanshannock woman faces charges of arson, cruelty to animals

Jeannete Lynn Cousins to undergo April 4 preliminary hearing

A Cowanshannock woman faces charges of alleged arson, cruelty to animals and a multitude of other offenses stemming from an incident that occurred at 9:30 p.m. More...

Symbol of American solitude

A bald eagle was spotted Monday on Trimbur Road in Fairview Township, Butler County by Sugarcreek Township resident Pat Mahony. More...

Apollo-Ridge praises past initiatives, sees increase in ‘grab ‘n go’ breakfast participation

Next meeting of board of education is April 18

Apollo-Ridge School District’s board of education on Monday highlighted past student achievements, while emphasizing current initiatives including the ever-increasing success of their “grab ‘n go” breakfast program.  More...


Marie Culp


Marie Culp, 90, of Ford City, died Friday, March 24, 2017, at her home surrounded by her family.  She was born January 29, 1927, in North Buffalo Township to the late Robert M. More...

James Glenn ‘Jim’ Fleming


James Glenn ‘Jim’ Fleming, 79, of Elderton, passed away Monday, Feb. 20, 2017.  The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the time of the memorial service at 11 a.m. More...

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 1-5 Night: 5-3  Pick 3 Day: 0-9-9 Night: 7-8-7  Pick 4 Day: 4-8-8-8 Night: 7-0-5-4  Pick 5 Day: 6-5-2-0-7 Night: 4-1-3-8-5  Treasure Hunt: 06-08-17-25-30   More...

Do Just One Thing

Little bottles of nail polish can dry out or go bad, but think twice before you toss the jars into the trash. More...

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