WASHINGTON (AP) - Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin may have reached several historic agreements at their summit in Finland this week. Or, they may not have. It depends on who you talk to. Three days later no one was quite sure.

Hirsch's Meats owner Dave Hirsch says he isn't sure what the future holds after Thursday's fire that destroyed the slaughterhouse and processing plant a few hundred yards from his landmark market in Kossuth.

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The Hirsch's Meat Market slaughterhouse is considered a total loss after the building caught fire at about 1:45 a.m. Thursday on Camp Coffman Road in Ashland Township.

Amateur archaeologists have been working to uncover bits of history at a public access archaeological excavation site in Franklin over the course of this week.

Police are looking for four men who held up the Anchors Away/Subway business while brandishing firearms early Wednesday morning on Route 308 in Clinton Township.

The Venango County Economic Development Authority discussed new options for the business incubator going into Oil City's Cornplanter Square building at the panel's meeting Tuesday.

The Oil City Library is filled this week with mini engineers and scientists for the first Junior Girls Excelling in Math and Science summer camp.

Congressmen Glenn Thompson and Mike Kelly, whose districts in the U.S. House represent much of northwest Pennsylvania, haven't been nearly as critical of President Donald Trump as some of their fellow Republicans following the Helsinki summit.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Blistered by bipartisan condemnation of his embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump strained Tuesday to "clarify" his public undermining of American intelligence agencies, saying he simply misspoke when he said he saw no reason to believe Russia had interfe…

Clarion state police have identified the two people who were pronounced dead at the scene of a two-vehicle crash Monday evening in Paint Township, Clarion County.

WASHINGTON (TNS) - President Donald Trump's extraordinary remarks Monday, siding with Russian President Vladmir Putin's denials of 2016 campaign meddling over U.S. intelligence agencies' conclusion, has left U.S. and foreign diplomats worried that the United States will no longer be a reliab…

As the opioid epidemic has spread through urban and rural America alike, addiction has cropped up across all demographics, including those who may seem most unlikely - senior citizens.

HELSINKI (AP) - In an extraordinary embrace of a longtime U.S. enemy, President Donald Trump on Monday openly questioned his own intelligence agencies' firm finding that Russia meddled in the 2016 U.S. election to his benefit, seeming to accept Russian President Vladimir Putin's insistence t…

The special Seniors section published today in The Derrick and The News-Herald takes a look back 50 years ago at one of the most historic and defining years in modern American history - 1968.

HELSINKI (AP) - President Donald Trump named the European Union as a top adversary of the United States and denounced the news media as the "enemy of the people" before arriving in Helsinki on Sunday on the eve of his high-stakes summit with Russia's Vladimir Putin.

Today's newspaper includes the first of two special sections that are geared toward our readers who are 50 and older.

The former Cranberry High School was once filled with the hustle and bustle of students, but visitors to the building now see stacks of produce, meat and boxed goods along with the volunteers who distribute them to residents in need twice a month.

No one was injured after a house fire broke out at approximately 2:03 p.m. Sunday at 611 Mitchell Ave. in Oil City.

Just halfway through 2018, the estimated construction costs of new projects within Oil City has exceeded all of 2017.

Forest County commissioners hope to reverse a long, steady economic decline in the county as they develop a plan that will put a $21,000 grant to use for revitalization efforts in Tionesta and Marienville.

A decade after a unique park on Oil City's North Side was dedicated, the park owner wants to make a big change - move it.

Hundreds of archers from around the world will compete this weekend at Two Mile Run County Park in the final part of the International Bowhunting Organization's national championship triple crown contest.

Spirits are soaring at Venango Regional Airport as Southern Airways reported record bookings in June, and the Franklin/Oil City to Pittsburgh route is leading the way with a 69 percent month-to-month improvement.

BEIJING (AP) - China's government vowed Wednesday to take "firm and forceful measures" as the U.S. threatened to expand tariffs to thousands of Chinese imports like fish sticks, apples and French doors, the latest salvo in an escalating trade dispute that threatens to chill global economic growth.

It's satisfying for local officials to believe progress is being made on community projects, but it can be reassuring when positive feedback comes from the entity helping to support the initiatives.

Fluoride was yet again the head of discussion at the Franklin General Authority meeting Tuesday as the group's members agreed to seek continued fluoridation services for the area's small children.

A potential deal that has enormous consequences for Oil City is on track.

MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) - "Everyone is safe." With those three words posted on Facebook the daring rescue mission to extricate 12 boys and their soccer coach from the treacherous confines of a flooded cave in Thailand came to a close on Tuesday - a grueling 18-day ordeal that claimed the life…

Thailand (AP) — Thailand's navy SEALs say all 12 boys and their soccer coach have been rescued from a flooded cave in far northern Thailand, ending an ordeal that lasted more than two weeks. They say the four boys and coach rescued today, after other rescues in the previous two days, are all safe.

Details of the plan for rebuilding Clarion Borough's stormwater system and funding the work will fill the agenda of a special public meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, at the Main Street Center.

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump chose Brett Kavanaugh, a politically connected conservative judge, for the Supreme Court Monday, setting up a ferocious confirmation battle with Democrats as he seeks to shift the nation's highest court further to the right.

While the region sweated out last week's sweltering temperatures and high humidity and sufferers tossed out a few disparaging remarks along the way, that scenario was a huge boost for at least one venue - public swimming pools.

MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) - The generals and other officials overseeing the desperate operation to rescue 12 young soccer players and their coach from a flooded cave labyrinth in Thailand's sweltering far north were only half joking when they quipped Monday that success was in the hands of the …

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump chose Brett Kavanaugh, a politically connected conservative judge, for the Supreme Court Monday, setting up a ferocious confirmation battle with Democrats as he seeks to shift the nation's highest court further to the right.

MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) - Expert divers Sunday rescued four of 12 boys from a flooded cave in northern Thailand where they were trapped with their soccer coach for more than two weeks, as a dangerous and complicated plan unfolded amid heavy rain and the threat of rising water underground.

Penny Haylett-Minnick was many things to many people - historian, volunteer, animal advocate, community organizer, and those are just a few of the roles she embraced during her life.