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November 8, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Scott Kline elected next mayor of Kittanning Borough in decisive victory

Winner defeats Democrat Sandy Bauer in mayoral race

Republican Scott Kline handily won Tuesday’s election to become the next mayor of Kittanning Borough.  Kline defeated Democratic opponent Sandy Bauer 504 (69.9 percent) votes to 212 (29.4 percent).  After the results came in, Kline th More...

News

Mundy, GOP incumbent, keeps Pennsylvania Supreme Court seat

HARRISBURG, Pa. More...

Pentagon has known of crime reporting lapses for 20 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon has known for at least two decades about failures to give military criminal history information to the FBI, including the type of information the Air Force didn’t report about the Texas church gunman who had More...

Shannock Valley Park receives new play equipment

Rural Valley Borough recently completed the installation of new playground equipment at the Shannock Valley Community Recreational Park, 130 Barn St., Rural Valley.  The new equipment features a play apparatus that includes climbing structures, More...

Sports

River Hawks pound Taylor Allderdice in first round of PIAA tourney, 3-0

It took only 51 minutes for the Armstrong River Hawks girls varsity volleyball team to record its first state playoff win in program history.  More...

KSAC ALL-Conference Athletes

Redbank Valley  Football  Offensive MVP - Clint Thurston  Offensive Line - Logan Minich  Running Back - Clint Thurston  Place Kicker - Clint Thurston  Defensive Line - Clint Thurston  Safety - Brock Barrett  Co More...

Former star pitcher Halladay killed in Florida plane crash

HOLIDAY, Fla. (AP) — Roy Halladay, a twotime Cy Young Award winner who pitched a perfect game and a playoff no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies, died Tuesday when his private plane crashed into the Gulf of Mexico. He was 40.  More...

Katie Charlton set to become first female county DA after landslide win

Victor defeated Cindy Calarie by more than 40 percent of the vote

No matter which way the results came in, history was going to be made Tuesday in Armstrong County when voters chose the county’s first female district attorney.  More...

Election Day duty under fulfilled in county

  Kittanning Borough 4th Ward residents Mark John (foreground) and Julie Hiller vote in the Nov. 7 election at the Kittanning Hose Co. No. 4 fire station. More...

Rivers Casino Pittsburgh donates cell phones to local veterans center

Items to help residents become more independent members of society

Whenever cell phones are lost at the Rivers Casino Pittsburgh, they often remain there as owners often do not return to pick them up, according to Rahmon Hart, the facility’s director of community relations.  After a period of time has pa More...

Obituaries

Edward W. ‘Wayne’ Altman

Shelocta

Edward W. “Wayne” Altman, 80, of Shelocta, passed away Monday, Nov. 6, 2017, at his residence.  He was born May 22, 1937, in Gastown, the son of Jesse C. and Margaret E. (Frailey) Altman.  More...

Frances Virginia (Brumbaugh) Bowser

kittanning

Frances Virginia (Brumbaugh) Bowser, 81, of Kittanning, died Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, at home.  She was born on Oct. 28, 1936, in Kittanning, to the late Franklin and Frances Brumbaugh and was a lifelong resident of the area.  More...

Roy W. Crissman

Ford City

Roy W. Crissman, 64, of Ford City, died on Sunday, Nov. More...

Arts and Entertainment

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Pennsylvania Lottery

Pick 2 Day: 6-8 Night: 8-2  Pick 3 Day: 1-4-3 Night: 9-2-3  Pick 4 Day: 3-9-8-9 Night: 8-2-6-8  Pick 5 Day: 2-2-9-7-4 Night: 4-0-8-0-2  Treasure Hunt: 02-09-11-16-24   More...

Do Just One Thing

Cats are among the biggest predators of birds and small animals. If you have a cat who is not living indoors full time, take these steps to make sure that they can roam freely and not kill wildlife. More...

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