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April 17, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Woman dies in 3-vehicle accident

Multiple injuries reported in crash along Route 422

Pennsylvania State Police -- Kittanning -- are investigating a three-vehicle accident in which a McKean County woman was killed early Saturday, which occurred on State Route 422 in Plumcreek Township.  More...

Upcoming Earth Day events in Armstrong include Roaring Run Trail race

Annual Earth Day Dash enters seventh year

His hard, rubber-bottomed shoes have enduringly smashed repeatedly against its crushed limestone in the otherwise silent, early dawn. More...

News

Costume spectacle meets elegant tradition

NEW YORK (AP) — Fifth Avenue came alive on Easter Sunday with outlandish costumes mingling with elegant bonnets fit for St. Patrick’s Cathedral and nearby churches.  More...

POLICE REPORT

Pennsylvania State Police released the following report on a recent, alleged incident:  More...

JAIL REPORT

The following individuals were committed to the Armstrong County Jail over the weekend:  * Wesley David Schall, 59, of State Route 2021, Kittanning, on charges of simple assault, and harassment/strike, shove, kick, etc. More...

Sports

Guentzel’s hat trick gives Penguins 3-0 series lead over Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Jake Guentzel had a hat trick, including a goal at 13:10 of overtime, to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-4 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday night and give them a 3-0 lead in their first-round playoff series. More...

ARMSTRONG COUNTY SPORTS HALL OF FAME

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ACMH physician’s company to host medical marijuana conference

Bryan Doner, an attending emergency physician at ACMH Hospital, understands the benefits of medical marijuana and wishes to educate others and help those who want to provide that service to patients, he said.  More...

Drug-related death on pace to exceed last year’s totals

In 2016, fentanyl was primary killer in county, followed by heroin, site states

In Armstrong County, it seems to be common knowledge that drug-related deaths have been on the rise for years.  In 2016, 41 individuals -- 23 men and 18 women -- died due to drug overdoses in the county, up from 27 in 2015, according to the webs More...

Obituaries

Fred Arnold Clark

DAYTON, PA.

Fred Arnold Clark, 72, of Dayton, Pa., died on Saturday April 15, 2017, at home surrounded by his family.  He was born on July 18, 1944, in Homestead, Pa., to the late Fred L. & Hazel M. More...

Msgt. Russell B. McGregor

ORANGE, CALIF., FORMERLY OF COWANSVILLE

Msgt. Russell B. McGregor, Retired MCAS, of Orange, Calif., formerly of Cowansville, passed away peacefully at his home on April 11, 2017.  Russell was born Sept. 18, 1921, in Van Buren, Pa., to Frank D. More...

Charlotte R. Yount

KITTANNING (FORMERLY OF PLUMCREEK TOWNSHIP)

Charlotte R. Yount, 94, of Kittanning, Pa., formerly of Plumcreek Township, Pa., passed away Saturday, April 15, 2017, at Kittanning Care Center.  She was born May 11, 1922 in Heverly, PA, the daughter of Howard L. More...

Arts and Entertainment

SUDOKU

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PENNSYLVANIA LOTTERY

Pick 2 Day: 1-6 Night: 9-3  Pick 3 Day: 7-4-1 Night: 6-7-0  Pick 4 Day: 3-7-0-1 Night: 1-1-5-9  Pick 5 Day: 0-6-2-3-0 Night: 2-9-6-7-6  Treasure Hunt: 07-18-19-23-30   More...

Do Just One Thing

Do you have old computers or desktops you want to give away? If they’re less than five years old, it’s best to donate the computers to a refurbisher, who can update the software and get them running in the best possible condition.  More...

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