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April 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Warm weather spurs road work

A crew from Sarver-based Holbein Inc. works Wednesday to lay concrete prior to the application of hot-patch asphalt in the northbound lane of South Jefferson Street in Kittanning Borough. More...



The Rural Valley Lions Club recognized the West Shamokin High School Students of the Month and their parents with a dinner and entertainment recently at the Shannock Park Lodge. More...

‘Light Up the Night for Local Youth’ is April 8

Salvation Army Ladies Auxiliary to sponsor lantern release

Salvation Army Ladies Auxiliary will sponsor the second installment of its “Light up the Night for Local Youth” at 7:30 p.m. Friday.  For the second year, the event will illuminate Kittanning’s Riverfront Park at the John P. More...

Bugsy’s Pizza adds to enjoyment array

Kittanning business obtains golf cart for greater delivery ease

Bugsy’s Pizza in Kittanning is showing residents it offers more than just pizza.  On Monday, Jeff Bowser, the business’ proprietor, obtained a golf cart, which he will use for ice cream and refreshments during events including local More...


Armstrong baseball claws its way to walkoff win over North Hills

Just days after dropping a frustrating 3-1 section defeat at home to Mars, the Armstrong River Hawks fought tooth-and-nail with North Hills for six and twothirds innings before pinch hitter Noah Cyphert laced a 1-1 pitch into right field which plated More...

Boston downs Pittsburgh 3-0 in 12 innings

BOSTON (AP) — Sandy Leon hit a three-run homer in the 12th inning — his third hit of the game — and Chris Sale pitched seven dominant innings in his Red Sox debut to lead Boston to a 3-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednes More...

Gray, Harris sign letters of intent

Two West Shamokin seniors signed their letters of intent to play college football next season. More...

Alle Kiski Strong Chamber hosts local legislator

State Sen. Don White attends luncheon

The Alle Kiski Strong Chamber on Wednesday played host to its first legislative luncheon of the year at the Belmont Complex, where state Sen. Don White (R-Indiana) spoke to roughly 50 members and guests of the chamber in attendance.  More...

Officials plan to shut down ‘Fantasyland Festival’

Arrest warrants out for promoter Eric Wade

For the past few years, a rave event called the “Fantasyland Festival” had been making stops at Falcon Park in Manor Township.  Officials are attempting to put a stop to it.  More...

Kittanning home to house developmentally disabled

Borough zoning-hearing board unanimously approves request

Kittanning Borough Zoning-Hearing Board on Wednesday unanimously voted to approve a request for special use of a residence in the municipality.  The house, located at 425 Union Ave., will be rented out by its owner, Kenneth McGinnis, to Armstron More...


H. Duane George


H. Duane George, 87, of Kittanning died on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, in the Kittanning Care Center.  He was born on Jan. More...

John K. Baczynski


John K. Baczynski, 48, of Natrona Heights died Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at Allegheny General Hospital.  He was born Dec. More...

Robert L. Chauvaux


Robert L. Chauvaux, 91, formerly of Ford City and Kittanning, passed into the presence of his Lord on Monday, April 3, 2017.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. More...

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 4-2 Night: 4-4  Pick 3 Day: 1-7-0 Night: 5-9-2  Pick 4 Day: 2-6-0-6 Night: 2-2-6-0  Pick 5 Day: 8-2-6-3-1 Night: 5-9-8-8-0  Treasure Hunt: 01-02-03-23-25   More...

Do Just One Thing

When it comes to paper coffee filters, you’ll often see two choices at the supermarket: There are white filters and unbleached ones, which are a tan color. What’s the difference? It all comes down to how the paper is treated. More...

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