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Response for art show has been 'fantastic'

The Oil Heritage Festival art shows spread out over three buildings on Seneca Street are drawing good crowds. Read more


Big weekend at festival

The Oil Heritage Festival has a packed schedule this weekend as the celebration concludes, and Oil City officials are bracing for traffic c… Read more


Precious Paws welcomes 22 dogs

Fourteen puppies and eight adult dogs - all aboard an air-conditioned truck - completed a four-day journey from Texas to Venango County, ar… Read more


Patterson's 'unmean' '75 Oilers revved up town with section title

(Editor's note: Today has been proclaimed Coach Pat Patterson Day in Oil City to recognize the much loved and respected former Oil City tea… Read more



EXPLAINER: Stalefish, nollie and other skateboarding lingo

TOKYO (AP) — At the Tokyo Olympics, it’s best to distinguish salad grinds from stalefish. Read more


LEADING OFF: Indians changing team name to Guardians

A look at what's happening around the majors today: Read more


At surreal Olympics, a careful dance to push Tokyo tourism

TOKYO (AP) — The tour bus arrived after nightfall at the closed museum’s back door. Its passengers climbed out with reflective yellow bands… Read more


What's in Watt's future?

PITTSBURGH (TNS) - T.J. Watt proposed to Dani Rhodes, a professional soccer and his girlfriend of five years, two weeks ago. And if that ol… Read more

Police / Fire / Courts

Nurse accused of stealing pain medication 44 times while working at hospital

A nurse formerly employed at UPMC Northwest is facing charges for stealing pain medications while she worked at the hospital. Read more

More than $1,200 stolen at River Ridge Golf course

Franklin state police are investigating a burglary at River Ridge Golf Course in Cranberry Township in which more than $1,200 was taken fro… Read more

Gun, drugs found in vehicle after traffic stop

A Franklin man is facing charges for having a gun with a serial number removed and drugs in his vehicle following a traffic stop by Sugarcr… Read more


EDITORIAL: Is U.S. finally taking hackers seriously?

We're barely a month out from the Colonial Pipeline hacking, perpetrated by the Russian-speaking hacking group DarkSide, which left thousan… Read more

Today in History - July 23

Today is Friday, July 23, the 204th day of 2021. There are 161 days left in the year. Read more

They Said It

"Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured. Read more



Wilda N. Huber

Wilda N. Huber, age 88, of New Bethlehem, passed away Thursday evening, July 22, 2021, at Penn Highlands DuBois. Read more


Katharyn 'Kate' Dee Rivers

Katharyn "Kate" Dee Rivers, 41, of Oil City, passed away in her home early in the afternoon of Thursday, July 22, 2021. Read more


Donald A. Schupp

Donald A. Schupp, 88, of Oil City passed away Thursday, July 22, 2021, after a period of declining health. Read more

Weather Today for Oil City, PA

Scattered thunderstorms


79° 66°

Isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 60s.

Cloud Coverage:74%
Wind:S at 8 mph
Chance of Rain:37%
UV Index:6 High
Sunrise:06:06:09 AM
Sunset:08:43:34 PM

This Week's Forecast for Oil City, PA

Scattered thunderstormsSat
37%79° 66°
Scattered thunderstormsSun
60%80° 60°
Partly cloudyMon
8%84° 60°
Partly cloudyTue
22%84° 62°
Partly cloudyWed
24%80° 63°
Scattered thunderstormsThu
49%76° 59°
Partly cloudyFri
24%75° 53°

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