HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Tuesday announced Venango County reported three new cases of COVID-19 (two confirmed and one probable) and Clarion County reported five additional cases (two confirmed and three probable).
One month into a new school year, Cranberry School District is riding high with what it describes as a "great opening" after being shut down since March because of coronavirus health directives.
Meadville state police have identified a body found along Mule Road in Fairfeild Township, Crawford County, as that of 21-year-old Destine Renee Conyers, of Townville.
HARRISBURG (AP) - Gov. Tom Wolf is raising money to help fellow Democrats in their quest to retake Pennsylvania's state House or Senate majorities, but there are other races that may have a bigger impact on his fortunes in his last two years in office.
Organizers of two anti-racism Together We Can rallies this summer in Oil City are ramping up their message to include identifying what actions need to occur to remedy some of the issues.
HARRISBURG–The state Department of Health on Saturday announced Clarion County reported one new probable case of COVID-19, giving the county 121 total cases.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is expected to announce today that he is nominating Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court as he aims to put a historic conservative stamp on the high court just weeks before the election.
Pollworker training sessions in Venango County are going well as the countdown nears for the Nov. 3 general election, Venango County director of elections Sabrina Backer said Friday.
An Erie man is in custody and facing attempted homicide charges for kidnapping a couple from their Erie home and telling them he was taking them to his camp near Spartansburg where he would kill them.
HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Friday announced Venango County subtracted one confirmed case of COVID-19 and Clarion County reported three new cases (one confirmed and two probable).
Three Federal Opportunity Zones in Oil City and Franklin were the focus of a roundtable session Thursday morning that brought several area leaders and representatives of federal departments together to discuss regional economic growth.
After the downsizing and often outright cancellation of numerous public events, including BridgeFest and the Oil Heritage Festival, Oil City will have two public holiday events set for October.
HARRISBURG (AP) - Democrats have launched a digital ad targeting Pennsylvanians voting by mail to explain how to correctly fill out and return the ballots, hoping to avert worried predictions that 100,000 votes or more could be invalidated because the ballots aren't put in the proper envelope.
HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Thursday announced Venango County reported two new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and Clarion County reported one new probable case.
An organization focused on providing services to victims of sexual and domestic violence is launching a new campaign to support local businesses while at the same time promoting Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October.
HARRISBURG (AP) - Some Pennsylvania school districts are letting more fans in the stands after a federal judge's ruling that tossed statewide pandemic limits on crowd size.
HARRISBURG — A vote taken by the state House of Representatives on Wednesday failed to override Gov. Tom Wolf's veto of House Bill 2787, which would have allowed school districts to decide whether it’s safe to allow students to participate in extracurricular activities and spectators to atte…
For decades, Roman Catholic voters have been a pivotal swing vote in U.S. presidential elections, with a majority backing the winner - whether Republican or Democrat - nearly every time.
CLARION - A ruling last week by the state Supreme Court, which extends the deadline to accept ballots for the general election, presents a challenge to Clarion County.
HARRISBURG — The state Department of Health on Tuesday announced Venango County reported two new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and Clarion County reported two additional cases (one confirmed and one probable).
HARRISBURG (AP) - Gov. Tom Wolf on Monday vetoed a bill that would give school districts the sole ability to make decisions on sports, including whether and how many spectators to allow, and lawmakers in the GOP-controlled General Assembly said they would try to override it.
Oil City School District Superintendent Lynda Weller updated school board members Monday about the first three weeks of school, and she also presented the district's third-day enrollment numbers.
HARRISBURG (AP) - The Nov. 3 presidential contest will test Pennsylvania's ability to handle a massive mail-in vote and, while its high court settled several partisan points of dispute over how to update the state's election law, counties remain unprepared in several important ways.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Joe Biden on Sunday slammed President Donald Trump and leading Senate Republicans for trying to jam through a replacement for the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and urged more senators to stand with a pair of GOP colleagues who oppose the election-season rush.
HARRISBURG–The state Department of Health on Saturday announced there were two additional cases of COVID-19 reported in Clarion County, raising the total to 115 cases.
HARRISBURG (AP) - Pennsylvania's unemployment rate took a steep drop in August as the labor force shrank and payrolls shot up again in a continuing rebound from shutdowns and the worst economic effects of the pandemic, according to state figures released Friday.
As this pandemic-filled year agonizingly pushes forward and an ever-growing number of people face obstacles of which they hadn't dreamed, a Butler man is proving attitude in the face of adversity is everything.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women’s rights champion who became the court’s second female justice, died Friday at her home in Washington. She was 87.