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Thousands of Penelec customers affected by power outage Thousands of Penelec customers affected by power outage
22 hours ago -
About 3,400 Penelec customers had their electricity service interrupted Monday when a utility pole anchor failed at a pole in White Township. [Read More]
United Way awards 12 grants for 2014
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Volunteers serving on the United Way of Indiana County’s Special Funds Committee, chaired by Joseph Reschini of Reschini Insurance, recently awarded grants totaling $19,976.97 to 12 programs serving Indiana County residents. [Read More]
Blairsville seeks ownership of Old Main Street
22 hours ago - - ELLEN MATIS
Blairsville Borough manager Tim Evans reported at Monday’s council meeting that the borough is working to obtain ownership of a road currently owned by the state. [Read More]
United Way on way to goal United Way on way to goal
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The United Way's 2014 Campaign kicked off Thursday and has raised 20 percent of its $700,000 goal. [Read More]
Delays expected on Route 422
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KITTANNING TOWNSHIP — Traffic pattern changes are planned through this weekend for Route 422 as part of the Theater Road Realignment Project in Kittanning Township, Armstrong County, according to a release from PennDOT. [Read More]
500 to 1,500 without power 500 to 1,500 without power
2 days ago -
At 12:30 p.m. the Indiana Fire Association reported on Twitter that members of Company 3 were responding to wires and a utility pole down on a vehicle on Two Lick Drive in White Township. [Read More]
Mom: Bullet left baby blind Mom: Bullet left baby blind
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Indiana County District Attorney Patrick Dougherty said he will likely decide this week whether to charge a deer hunter who fired a shot Thursday that pierced the skull of a 6-day-old infant being cradled by his father on their couch. [Read More]
Indiana celebrates arts culture during gala on IUP campus
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Indiana celebrates arts culture during gala on IUP campus
2 days ago - - SEAN YODER
Indiana pulsed with artistic pride Sunday when Gov. Tom Corbett named it the cultural capital of the state for the day as Indiana University of Pennsylvania and the community hosted the Governor’s Award for the Arts. [Read More]
Care & Share Day held Care & Share Day held
2 days ago - - KAYLA GRUBE
Volunteers sorted through donated food items Saturday at the Indiana Community Action Program’s food bank warehouse during Care & Share Day, which so far has raised $5,000 and 6,668 pounds of food. [Read More]
Girl Scout sign-ups begin today Girl Scout sign-ups begin today
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Girl Scout sign-up nights will begin locally at elementary schools this week. [Read More]

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IUP ROUNDUP: Sames leads Hawks in D-I tourney
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Kenneth Sames tied for fifth place at even par to lead the IUP men’s golf team to a 10th-place finish at George Mason University’s Patriot Intercollegiate on Monday at Laurel Hill Golf Club in Lorton, Va. [Read More]
ZEKE WILSON: Time to get in the woods
22 hours ago -
The approaching sound of leaves crunching under hooves is something all archers eagerly anticipate. [Read More]
JEFF KNAPP: Friends go on new excursion JEFF KNAPP: Friends go on new excursion
22 hours ago - - JEFF KNAPP
Propelled by a delicate roll cast, the green caddis larvae fly landed lightly in the clear, cool water of the West Branch of Caldwell Creek. The modest current washed the size 12 fly downstream to a submerged tree branch, where a 12-inch wild brown trout shot out and seized it. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL ROUNDUP: Purchase Line remains perfect
22 hours ago -
Host Purchase Line upped its record to 9-0 by sweeping Glendale, 25-10, 25-8, 25-10, in a non-conference girls’ volleyball match Monday. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS: Indiana secures second place
22 hours ago -
DERRY — Indiana locked up second place in the section with a 5-0 win over third-place Derry in a WPIAL Section 3-AA girls’ tennis match Monday. [Read More]
SANDLOT BASEBALL: Moran Financial scores two wins
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Moran Financial beat George’s Pro Shop twice on Sunday, once in the completion of a suspended game and once in the regularly scheduled game, in Indiana County Over-40 Baseball League action. [Read More]
IUP FOOTBALL: Haslett shines in front of his famous father IUP FOOTBALL: Haslett shines in front of his famous father
2 days ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
It had been so long since Chase Haslett had played in front of his father. So long ago that it was hard to remember much about it. [Read More]
IUP FOOTBALL: Hawks get big confidence boost IUP FOOTBALL: Hawks get big confidence boost
3 days ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
Considering the way the past two games went, the IUP Crimson Hawks needed something to feel good about. [Read More]
IUP ROUNDUP: Field hockey team records shutout
3 days ago -
IUP won its second straight game and recorded its first shutout of the season in a 2-0 win over Kutztown in a women’s field hockey game Saturday. [Read More]
IUP inducts Class of 2014 IUP inducts Class of 2014
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IUP held its 19th annual Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex on Saturday ... [Read More]

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Police: 1 child hurt, school evacuated in Kentucky Police: 1 child hurt, school evacuated in Kentucky
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — One child was injured and a high school was evacuated after a report of weapons seen on the campus in Louisville, police said Tuesday. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
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State police at Indiana charged Cynthia George, 40, of Indiana, with retail theft following an incident at 5:21 p.m. Monday at Kay Jewelers in the Indiana Mall. [Read More]
ACCIDENT
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Mark Borbonus, 25, of Blairsville, was injured at 7:55 p.m. Saturday when he lost control of his motorcycle while passing another vehicle on Route 982 near Hickory Avenue, according to police. [Read More]
Priest ordered detained until trial
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JOHNSTOWN — A Roman Catholic priest from Pennsylvania was ordered to remain jailed until his trial on charges that he possessed child pornography and traveled to Honduras for sex with children during missionary trips. [Read More]
Courts told to clear civil backlogs
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HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s chief Supreme Court justice says county courts are adopting civil case management processes to help them wrap up cases within two years. [Read More]
Two turnpike defendants could see charges dropped
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HARRISBURG — Two of the remaining six defendants in the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission corruption case could see the charges against them dropped if a judge allows them to enter a diversion program. [Read More]
Top judge warns of more fallout from porn emails
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HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania’s top judge warned Monday that some court cases could be affected if it is true that judges were among those state employees who exchanged pornographic material by email with members of the attorney general’s office. [Read More]
Police: Probe into missing teen turns up other evidence Police: Probe into missing teen turns up other evidence
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RICHMOND, Va. — A forensic clue uncovered in the investigation of a missing University of Virginia student has led investigators to believe they have “a significant break” in the unsolved death of another young woman who had vanished from the campus five years ago, police said Monday ... [Read More]
Penn State student dies in van crash
22 hours ago -
STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Authorities say a Penn State student driving a university hotel van died after crashing the vehicle near campus. [Read More]
Ex-hero officer leaves jail
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A former Philadelphia police officer honored by the White House before being accused of raping two prostitutes at gunpoint has left jail after the case unraveled. [Read More]

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Gazette readers' birthdays: Sept. 30
22 hours ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Sept. 29, 2014: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 29
2 days ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
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Regional hospital weekend activity: [Read More]
IN THE SERVICE IN THE SERVICE
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Here's a periodic roundup of achievements of Indiana County area residents in the military service: [Read More]
SENIOR OF THE MONTH: Kristina Albright SENIOR OF THE MONTH: Kristina Albright
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The Homer City Kiwanis Club recently named Kristina Albright as the Homer-Center High School Senior of the Month for September 2014. She is the daughter of Heather Albright and Mike Nestlerode, of Homer City. [Read More]
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS STUDENTS IN THE NEWS
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Here's a periodic roundup of academic achievements of Indiana County area students in post-secondary education: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 28
3 days ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
Homecoming royalty crowned at Purchase Line game Homecoming royalty crowned at Purchase Line game
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The Purchase Line homecoming game was held Friday, when Nikki Phillips, left, 2013 homecoming queen, crowned Tabitha Yates as the 2014 queen. [Read More]
Sulkosky recognized as Eagle Scout Sulkosky recognized as Eagle Scout
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The Scouts, leaders and members of the committee for Boy Scouts of America Troop 1004 of the Laurel Highlands Council recently recognized Jacob A. Sulkosky as worthy of the rank of Eagle Scout. [Read More]

All World News

 
Police: 1 child hurt, school evacuated in Kentucky Police: 1 child hurt, school evacuated in Kentucky
18 hours ago -
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — One child was injured and a high school was evacuated after a report of weapons seen on the campus in Louisville, police said Tuesday. [Read More]
URGENT: Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge URGENT: Olympian Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charge
19 hours ago -
BALTIMORE (AP) — Police arrested Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps on a DUI charge early today, and officials say he was speeding and failed field sobriety tests when officers pulled him over. [Read More]
Recession lowers birth rate, study finds
22 hours ago -
NEW YORK — When the economy tanks, women have fewer babies. But what happens in the following years, when conditions improve? [Read More]
Supply low, demand high for road salt Supply low, demand high for road salt
22 hours ago -
DETROIT — The reward for surviving last winter’s frigid temperatures and record snowfall, several states are learning, is drastic price increases for road salt — and that’s if they can even get it. [Read More]
Armed intruder made it deep into White House Armed intruder made it deep into White House
22 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged, a Republican congressman said Monday. [Read More]
Afghanistan, U.S. sign security pact Afghanistan, U.S. sign security pact
22 hours ago -
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan and the United States signed a security pact today to allow U.S. forces to remain in the country past the end of year, ending a year of uncertainty over the fate of foreign troops supporting Afghanis as they take over responsibility ... [Read More]
PayPal to separate from eBay in 2015 PayPal to separate from eBay in 2015
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SAN JOSE, Calif. — EBay is splitting off its fastest growing segment, mobile payment service PayPal, the e-commerce company said today. [Read More]
U.S. Ebola labs, parts for clinic arrive in Liberia U.S. Ebola labs, parts for clinic arrive in Liberia
22 hours ago -
MONROVIA, Liberia — U.S. mobile Ebola labs should be up and running in Liberia this week, and American troops have broken ground for a field hospital, as the international community races to increase the ability to care for the spiraling number of people infected with the dreaded disease. [Read More]
Hong Kong leader says China adamant; students seek talks Hong Kong leader says China adamant; students seek talks
22 hours ago -
HONG KONG (AP) — Pro-democracy protesters demanded that Hong Kong's top leader meet with them today and threatened wider actions if he did not, after he said China would not budge in its decision to limit voting reforms in the Asian financial hub. [Read More]
Obama slow to act on terrorism threat, sources say
22 hours ago -
WASHINGTON — By late last year, classified U.S. intelligence reports painted an increasingly ominous picture of a growing threat from Sunni extremists in Syria, according to senior intelligence and military officials. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Save Festival of Lights
22 hours ago -
I am writing this in response to the article about the Festival of Lights going dark after this year. [Read More]
ZEKE WILSON: Time to get in the woods
22 hours ago -
The approaching sound of leaves crunching under hooves is something all archers eagerly anticipate. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: The word of God
2 days ago -
Romans 1:26: “For this cause God gave them up unto vile affections: for even their women did change the natural use into that which was against nature.” [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Homosexuality isn't among evils
2 days ago -
In response to Ms. Carrie Orr’s Sept. 21 letter “Everywhere we look, we can see evil in world” [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: In debate between 'Toms,' Corbett wins
3 days ago -
The debate between two “Toms” Monday night should have convinced those watching which of the two would make the better governor. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: God of Holy Bible does judge, hates sin
3 days ago -
I have read two letters to the editor entries recently and would like to use the Holy Bible to clarify what God says in His Word about homosexuality. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: The most unproductive Congress ever
1 week ago -
So you think midterm elections aren’t important? Were you among the 58.5 percent of Americans who didn’t vote in the 2010 midterm elections? Or were you among the 41.5 percent who voted, thinking you were going to get something different than the most unproductive Congress in history? [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: God does not hate or judge
1 week ago -
Homosexuality in the same sentence as murder, rape, etc.: This is what was in my paper Sunday morning. (“Everywhere we look, we can see evil in world.”) [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Liberals know pennies' source
1 week ago -
The left says pennies come from heaven and conservatives vainly await them. No, conservatives try to balance the budget by cutting expenses, not awaiting pennies from the skies. [Read More]
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