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Local WyoTech campus to stay open after sale

Local WyoTech campus to stay open after sale

- RANDY WELLS

BLAIRSVILLE — WyoTech, the automotive technology school in Burrell Township, is among 56 Everest and WyoTech campuses Corinthian Colleges Inc. plans to sell to ECMC Group.

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HOMER-CENTER: Directors vote to expand bus surveillance HOMER-CENTER: Directors vote to expand bus surveillance
5 hours ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
CENTER TOWNSHIP — The onboard surveillance systems on Homer-Center School District buses will be expanded to record sound as well as pictures beginning with the 2015-16 school year. [Read More]
INSIDE INDIANA: Holiday, Norma White, donkeys, Charles ... INSIDE INDIANA: Holiday, Norma White, donkeys, Charles ...
5 hours ago - - BILL HASTINGS
To whom it may concern — [Read More]
CLUB NEWS: Catholic Daughters, Indiana
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Catholic Daughters Ct. St. Bernard 339 Indiana held its monthly meeting Nov. 13 with rosary led by Jan Sharbaugh for deceased members and their families. [Read More]
Community events scheduled
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Check today's listing of events planned in communities throughout Indiana County ... [Read More]
Water-system flushing set
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The Indiana County Municipal Services Authority will flush water systems from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the following days and at the following locations: [Read More]
New gas pipeline to cross Indiana County New gas pipeline to cross Indiana County
1 day ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
BLACK LICK — Construction could begin as early as December in southern Indiana County on a planned cross-state pipeline for carrying natural gas products from western Pennsylvania wells to a processing center near Philadelphia. [Read More]
INDIANA COUNTY: Commissioners hire human services director
1 day ago - - RANDY WELLS
Lisa Spencer, of Indiana, was hired by the Indiana County commissioners Wednesday to be the new director of the Indiana County Department of Human Services. [Read More]
County budget would hold line on taxes
1 day ago - - RANDY WELLS
Indiana County’s real estate taxes would remain the same next year under a 2015 general fund budget presented by the commissioners Wednesday. [Read More]
BURRELL TOWNSHIP: Supervisors adopt tentative budget BURRELL TOWNSHIP: Supervisors adopt tentative budget
1 day ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
BLACK LICK — A proposed budget for the coming year calls for maintaining most current tax rates and shows $109,000 more in expenses than revenues for 2015 for Burrell Township. [Read More]
Light-up to extend to Vinegar Hill Light-up to extend to Vinegar Hill
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Josh Ludwig, an employee for Don Huey Building and Remodeling, adorned a tree with lights on the Vinegar Hill steps ... [Read More]

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Penns Manor claims title Penns Manor claims title
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The Penns Manor Junior High girls’ basketball team won the championship in the Doug West League at The Summit Gym in Altoona on Nov. 1. [Read More]
AROUND THE AREA: Sitting Bulls set fundraiser
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JOHNSTOWN — With the help of the Johnstown Tomahawks, and in an effort to raise funds and awareness for the team, the Sitting Bulls sled hockey team will hold an exhibition game at 4:45 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at the Cambria County War Memorial Arena. [Read More]
IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks place 11 on All-PSAC team IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks place 11 on All-PSAC team
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IUP’s Drew Carswell, Walt Pegues, Karon Gibson and Kevin Clarke were chosen for the first team as the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference announced its postseason awards on Wednesday afternoon. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks find a way to win IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks find a way to win
1 day ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
In a long basketball season, a team has to find various ways to win. IUP did it with defense and an inside presence Wednesday night. [Read More]
Freshman scores key goal in Indiana's win Freshman scores key goal in Indiana's win
1 day ago - - ELI NELLIS
Tyler Barker picked a great time to score his first varsity goal. [Read More]
OUTDOORS: Bear check station moved
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The Pennsylvania Game Commission’s bear check station that has operated for many years at Yellow Creek State Park will move to the Homer City Fire Hall, 25 W. Church St., for the firearms bear season that begins Saturday. [Read More]
Indiana wins hockey game Indiana wins hockey game
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Indiana defeated Penn-Trafford, 3-1, in a middle school hockey game Wednesday night at S&T Bank Arena. [Read More]
Wingard named scholar-athlete Wingard named scholar-athlete
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NuMINE — Andrew Wingard, a senior at West Shamokin High School, has been named the Ding-A-Lings Sports Club’s scholar-athlete for October. [Read More]
IUP 83, OHIO VALLEY 43: Stamp hits mark in victory IUP 83, OHIO VALLEY 43: Stamp hits mark in victory
2 days ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
For a game-changing scorer like Lindsay Stamp, reaching the 1,000-point milestone for the first time in her basketball career brought out the emotional side of the IUP senior. [Read More]
IUP FOOTBALL: Hawks wrap up 'tough year' IUP FOOTBALL: Hawks wrap up 'tough year'
2 days ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
The 2014 IUP football season was kind of like a muddled picture that didn’t come clear until the very end. [Read More]

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POLICE LOG
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State police said Lora K. McKendrick, 42, of Indiana, was charged with retail theft after she tried to take groceries from BiLo at 420 Old Route 119 on Nov. 9 at 11:22 a.m. [Read More]
Lost property: Pistol missing
5 hours ago -
State police said Brian M. Hilty misplaced or lost a Ruger P97DC pistol in the area around 295 Green Valley Road between Sept. 15 and Oct. 30. [Read More]
Fire leaves 4 homeless in Green Township Fire leaves 4 homeless in Green Township
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GREEN TOWNSHIP — Neighbors discovered a house ablaze while the residents were away Thursday afternoon, and the fast-moving flames swept through the house and destroyed it, a fire official said. [Read More]
Fire destroys eastern Indiana County house Fire destroys eastern Indiana County house
1 day ago -
GREEN TOWNSHIP — Volunteers from six area fire departments are battling a fire that has destroyed a house along Route 580 near Pine Flats. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
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Borough police cited Cory L. Kelly, 22, of Northern Cambria, with public drunkenness at Sheetz at 768 Wayne Ave. at 2:16 a.m. on Nov. 13. [Read More]
Seat-belt enforcement set
1 day ago -
Traffic crashes are one of the leading causes of death, with most fatalities being attributed to motorists who were not wearing seat belts. [Read More]
Gunman killed, three students wounded in FSU shooting Gunman killed, three students wounded in FSU shooting
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A gunman opened fire early today at a Florida State University library, sending hundreds of students who had been up all night studying for exams scrambling for cover in the book aisles and barricading themselves in with desks. [Read More]
ACCIDENT
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One person was injured during a two-vehicle crash on Wednesday along West Pike, according to state police. [Read More]
Iowa man arrested near White House with gun in car
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WASHINGTON — The Secret Service arrested an Iowa man Wednesday afternoon after finding a hunting rifle, dozens of rounds of ammunition and a knife in the trunk of his car parked near the White House. [Read More]
AG Kane: No child porn found
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HARRISBURG — A pornographic email scandal involving state employees did not include any child pornography, the state attorney general’s office said Wednesday, just a day after the attorney general seemed to suggest otherwise. [Read More]

All Family News

 
Gazette readers' birthdays, Nov. 21
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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 Nov. 20 activity: [Read More]
95TH BIRTHDAY: Daniel Yurky 95TH BIRTHDAY: Daniel Yurky
1 day ago -
Daniel Yurky will celebrate his 95th birthday on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 27. [Read More]
92ND BIRTHDAY: Harold Short 92ND BIRTHDAY: Harold Short
1 day ago -
Harold Short will celebrate his 92nd birthday on Nov. 26. [Read More]
Local 4-H members excel at show Local 4-H members excel at show
1 day ago -
Three Indiana County 4-H members competed recently in the Western Pennsylvania 4-H Small Animal Show in Westmoreland County. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Nov. 20
1 day ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
1 day ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center, Nov. 19, 2014: [Read More]
HONOR ROLL: Penns Manor Area High School
2 days ago -
The following Penns Manor Area High School students were named to the honor roll for the first-quarter grading period: [Read More]
HONOR ROLL: Blairsville High School
2 days ago -
BLAIRSVILLE — The following students have been named to the honor roll at Blairsville High School for the first grading period: [Read More]
HONOR ROLL: Calvary Baptist Academy
2 days ago -
CLYMER — The following students have been named to the honor roll for the first-quarter grading period at Calvary Baptist Academy: [Read More]

All World News

 
EPA rules unfair to Pennsylvania, Casey says
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WASHINGTON — Pennsylvania’s Democratic senator is criticizing President Barack Obama’s proposed climate change rules, urging revisions to a plan that he says imposes unfair costs and burdens on the state. [Read More]
Administration erred on health law sign-ups
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WASHINGTON — The Obama administration acknowledged Thursday it has been over-reporting the number of people signed up under the health care law, a discrepancy that congressional Republicans seeking to repeal the program say they uncovered. [Read More]
Kerry leaves nuclear talks Kerry leaves nuclear talks
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VIENNA — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry decided today to pull back from nuclear talks in Vienna, leaving Iran’s foreign minister to ponder an apparent new proposal from Washington meant to bridge differences standing in the way of a deal with less than four days to deadline. [Read More]
Biden seeks accord with Turkey
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ISTANBUL — Vice President Joe Biden today will become the latest in a parade of U.S. officials trying to push Turkey to step up its role in the international coalition’s fight against Islamic State extremists. [Read More]
Immigration plan at a glance
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A look at the key executive measures President Barack Obama announced Thursday: [Read More]
Court sides with union over health centers
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HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court sided with a union that represents nurses Thursday and put a halt to plans by the Corbett administration to close more than a third of the state’s county-based health centers. [Read More]
Spokeswoman: AG weighs action in porn email scandal
5 hours ago -
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane has not decided whether to prosecute anyone in a scandal over the email exchange of pornography by state government employees, a spokeswoman said Thursday. [Read More]
State officials to receive pay raise
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HARRISBURG — Hundreds of top elected and appointed officials in Pennsylvania state government are about to receive pay raises, thanks to an automatic, annual cost-of-living adjustment. [Read More]
Shuster re-elected to lead transportation committee
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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Bill Shuster, R-Hollidaysburg, has been re-elected by the House Republican Conference to continue serving as chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee in the 114th session of Congress. [Read More]
Final Turnpike case defendents plead guilty
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HARRISBURG — A prosecution of “pay-to-play” allegations within the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission ended quietly Thursday when two former high-ranking officials pleaded guilty and were sentenced to five years of probation. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Who's really got the mandate?
3 days ago -
Mandate, mandate, who’s got the mandate? Despite attempts to kill democracy through gerrymandering, voter suppression, and a partisan Supreme Court that opened the floodgates for obscene amounts of money to buy candidates, progressive thinkers always win — eventually. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: UM Kairos Response launches boycott
3 days ago -
United Methodist Kairos Response (UMKR) has announced a global boycott of six product lines produced in illegal Israeli settlements of the West Bank. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Clarifying the record on Rec Board funding
4 days ago -
As a former chair of the Indiana Recreation and Parks Board, I would like to clarify some grossly inaccurate comments given by Indiana school board President Tom Harley at the recent school board meeting concerning the budget for the Rec Department. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Protest vs. rioting: The way forward
4 days ago -
Throughout American history, protests and civil disobedience have played important roles. Around the world there have been countless examples of nonviolent movements that have changed the course of history: Martin Luther King and Gandhi are two examples. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Education of students takes top priority
6 days ago -
The results from the state performance scores were published in the Gazette on Nov. 7. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Grass-roots effort behind Dush victory
6 days ago -
District 66 residents of northern Indiana County are amazing! Giving Cris Dush an almost 3-to-1 margin of victory, these folks were truly “engaged” in this race. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Veterans to the fore of parade
1 week ago -
I attended the annual Veterans Day parade here in Indiana. I do think it is so important to recognize our veterans; however, I also think the parade lineup needs to be rearranged. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: A fond memory of Dr. Betts
1 week ago -
In 1961 I arrived in Indiana to begin a 30-year career in the Mathematics Department at IUP. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Honoring nurse practitioners
1 week ago -
Nov. 9-15 is National Nurse Practitioner Week. It is a time to recognize and thank these health care providers. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Indiana council praised for proposed library funds
1 week ago -
I was delighted to read about Indiana Borough’s decision to increase the local tax dedicated to the Indiana Free Library. [Read More]
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