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April 5, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

DA announces arrest of suspect accused of raping 12-year-old

Alastair Stewart traveled from Arkansas to commit crime

Armstrong County District Attorney Scott Andreassi announced Tuesday that an Arkansas man has been arrested in the rape of a 12-year-old female from Armstrong County, according to a press release issued yesterday.  More...

ARC Manor launches a new adolescent outpatient facility

Leechburg-based operation features Mandy Moser, M.S.

ARC Manor is expanding its efforts to aid in the fight against drug addiction amongst adolescents in Armstrong County.  Effective, April 1, ARC Manor’s Leechburg outpatient treatment site, located at the Primary Care Center, 116 Main St. More...

News

911 CALLS

Armstrong 911 released the following reports on recent incidents:  • Kiski Police Department, North Apollo Fire Department, Apollo Hose Company No. 3 and Penn- DOT responded for traffic control for a rock slide on at 9:19 a.m. More...

JAIL REPORT

The following were individuals were committed Monday and Tuesday to the Armstrong County Jail:  • Michael Allen Larimer, 38, of 4th Avenue, Worthington, on charges of harassment, indecent assault and public drunkenness. More...

CORRECTION

At Monday’s Kittanning Borough Council meeting, the Armstrong County Department of Planning and Development Program Manager Sally Conklin asked the borough to contribute a total of $39,670, not $200,445, as was initially reported in Tuesday&rsq More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 1-7 Night: 8-0  Pick 3 Day: 5-1-9 Night: 6-9-9  Pick 4 Day: 3-0-4-9 Night: 2-7-3-5  Pick 5 Day: 0-8-5-5-8 Night: 5-5-3-9-4  Treasure Hunt: 07-20-21-29-30   More...

Do Just One Thing

In most states, it’s illegal to drop off old tires at landfills for disposal. More...

Two ‘persons of interest’ are named in Bosko homicide

Charges could be filed by Monday, Butler DA Richard Goldinger says

In what Butler County District Attorney Richard Goldinger termed as being, “a violent stretch to say the least,” the recent murder of Kittanning’s Gregory W. More...

Apollo’s ‘potpourri series’ plans to celebrate Nellie Bly

Event will mark birthday of legendary journalist

While Apollo Borough has finished its 2016 bicentennial celebration, the local historical society continues to highlight the town’s history and pride through its “Potpourri Series.”  The series kicked off last month with a pres More...

North Buffalo fire displaces resident

Dotty Bowser to stay with family during repairs

An electrical fire Tuesday at a home on Bunker Hill Road in North Buffalo Township has displaced the resident and may result in nearly $15,000 in repairs.  The fire was reported at approximately 2:51 p.m. More...

Obituaries

Freda C. Toy

KITTANNING

Freda C. Toy, 94, of Kittanning, passed away Monday, April 3, 2017, at Fair Winds Manor in Sarver.  She was born April 29, 1922, in Mayport, the daughter of Albert N. and Dora M. More...

Annabelle Elizabeth (Enterline) Tarr

KITTANNING

Annabelle Elizabeth (Enterline) Tarr, 99, of Kittanning passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2017, in ACMH Hospital.  She was born June 6, 1917, to William and Flora (Ball) Enterline.  More...

Sports

Mountain Lions drop Wolves in three games

The West Shamokin Wolves have been exceeding the expectations of many in the early part of the 2017 season. More...

West Shamokin players honored with All-Conference selections

Though the Heritage Conference was formed in 2000, the number of member schools stood at nine until recently when West Shamokin joined before the current school year. More...

One Final Send-Off

The Armstrong Arrows 16U team received a rousing ovation as they raised their state championship banner to the rafters at the Belmont Complex last night. More...

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