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Indiana native has new book, publisher

Indiana native has new book, publisher

- RANDY WELLS

Adventure series author Chris Kuzneski’s fans in the United Kingdom have long enjoyed an advantage over his readers in America. The U.K. readers have access to Kuzneski’s books months sooner than his followers in the U.S.

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Ex-professor pens book about key colonial figure
1 day ago - - RANDY WELLS
Retired Indiana University of Pennsylvania English professor William Betts Jr. has described himself as a “casual student of the American Revolution.” [Read More]
Humane Society holds fundraiser Humane Society holds fundraiser
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Megan Donelow, 12, and her dog, Red, a 4-year-old beagle, dressed like a cowboy Saturday for the Paws for Cause fundraiser at Blue Spruce Park, near Ernest. [Read More]
Presbyterian church celebrates 225th anniversary Presbyterian church celebrates 225th anniversary
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CLARKSBURG — Sitting atop a hill at the end of a winding road, tucked away in Lewisville, near Clarksburg, is a church that is celebrating its 225th anniversary. [Read More]
Tourism official visits KCAC Tourism official visits KCAC
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Diane McGraw, executive director of the innovation and investment office of Travel Tourism and Film, left, took a tour of the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex on Thursday with representatives of the Indiana County Tourist Bureau. [Read More]
Fire destroyed original Saltsburg Bridge Fire destroyed original Saltsburg Bridge
1 day ago -
The Saltsburg Bridge spanning the Kiskiminetas River opened in 1843. [Read More]
Auto showroom construction continues Auto showroom construction continues
1 day ago -
Workers were putting the roof on the Delaney Hyundai car dealership that is under construction at Lenz Road off of Route 286 across from the SouthTowne Plaza. [Read More]
Pre-World War II brewing business in Indiana had stockholders Pre-World War II brewing business in Indiana had stockholders
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This stock certificate was for 500 shares of the Old Indian Brewing Company of Indiana, dated June 28, 1937. [Read More]
BOB LANKARD: Evaluate your interview BOB LANKARD: Evaluate your interview
1 day ago - - BOB LANKARD
What do you do after a job interview? Some head to the nearest bar. Others daydream about getting the job. Others crash. [Read More]
THE WEEK IN REVIEW
1 day ago -
Here is a look at the top stories of local interest published in The Indiana Gazette during the week of Sept. 14: [Read More]
Community church events announced
1 day ago -
Here's a periodic roundup of family and community related events hosted by churches in the Indiana County area. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks relying on their youth IUP FOOTBALL: Crimson Hawks relying on their youth
9 minutes ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
Take a look at the stat sheet and you’ll realize something that will explain a lot about the IUP Crimson Hawks: There are a lot of new faces who are producing on both sides of the ball. [Read More]
IUP 21, LOCK HAVEN 16: Crimson Hawks score unexpectedly close victory IUP 21, LOCK HAVEN 16: Crimson Hawks score unexpectedly close victory
1 day ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
LOCK HAVEN — The record book will show IUP beat Lock Haven on Saturday. [Read More]
FOOTBALL: United alumni hold off Homer-Center FOOTBALL: United alumni hold off Homer-Center
1 day ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
ARMAGH — For a day or two early this month, it seemed like the novelty of taking the gridiron again had all but faded for the nearly 50 Homer-Center graduates who played in the school’s first Alumni Football USA game in 2011. [Read More]
IUP splits volleyball matches
1 day ago -
MILLERSVILLE — Lauren Hester tallied 18 kills to help lead IUP to a victory over Millersville, 19-25, 25-12, 29-27, 23-25, 15-10, in a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference women’s volleyball match Friday. [Read More]
IUP ROUNDUP: Kuhns lifts Hawks to overtime victory
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Brittney Kuhns knocked a header past the Slippery Rock goalie in the 96th minute to thrust 16th-ranked IUP past the rival Rock, 1-0, in a thrilling overtime women’s soccer contest at South Campus Field on Saturday. [Read More]
Tourney set at Yellow Creek
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PENN RUN — The inaugural Ben Hill Memorial Bass Fishing Tournament will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, at Yellow Creek State Park. [Read More]
GOLF: Gradwell wins Cup match
1 day ago -
LATROBE — Doug Gradwell, of Plumville, won his match in the Palmer Cup, helping to lift the West Penn Golf Association to a 9-8 victory over the Tri-State Professional Golfers’ Association in the event held Thursday at the Latrobe Country Club. [Read More]
GOLF: Chutorich scores hole-in-one
1 day ago -
Sporty Chutorich scored a hole-in-one Wednesday at the Indian Springs Golf and Country Club. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL SOCCER: Indiana boys rout Derry
1 day ago -
David Zimmerman scored four goals to lead Indiana to a 9-0 victory over Derry in a WPIAL Section 1-AA boys’ soccer game on Saturday. [Read More]
Power company works for warriors Power company works for warriors
2 days ago - - TOM PEEL
Armstrong Power, in Shelocta, raised more than $50,000 for the Wounded Warrior Project during a golf tournament at Indian Springs Golf and Country Club on Sept. 5. [Read More]

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INDIANA DISTRICT COURT DOCKET
1 day ago -
A number of defendants have been named in criminal charges filed before Magisterial District Judge Guy Haberl, of Indiana. [Read More]
POLICE LOG
1 day ago -
John Gallagher, 18, of Quakertown, Bucks County, was cited with underage drinking and public drunkenness by Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus police at 2:24 a.m. Sept. 13 on a sidewalk near Delaney Hall. [Read More]
Ambush suspect eludes manhunt
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CANADENSIS — The suspect in the deadly ambush at a state police barracks in a remote part of northeastern Pennsylvania remained at large for an eighth day Saturday as police appeared to have narrowed their search ... [Read More]
Harassment charges dropped
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AMBRIDGE (AP) — A Junior ROTC instructor facing public drunkenness charges has refused to testify that his wife bloodied his head with a beer mug, prompting a judge to dismiss harassment and assault charges against her. [Read More]
No verdict for Governor's ex-son-in-law
1 day ago -
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A jury in Philadelphia could not reach a verdict on theft charges against Gov. Tom Corbett’s former son-in-law. [Read More]
Scores of cats taken from trailer
1 day ago -
BRIGHTON, Colo. (AP) — Authorities say they have seized at least 69 cats from the deplorable conditions of a Brighton trailer. [Read More]
Police: Boy found dead in church
1 day ago -
DECATUR, Ala. (AP) — Police are investigating after a toddler was found dead in the baptistery of a Decatur church. [Read More]
Five killed in crash in eastern Pennsylvania
1 day ago -
EFFORT (AP) — Authorities say five people, including children, have died in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania. [Read More]
California authorities hunting escapees
1 day ago -
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Authorities were on the hunt Saturday for five men who escaped from a central California jail. [Read More]
Volunteers search for missing student
1 day ago -
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Nearly 1,000 volunteers, some driven by worry for the safety of their own families, fanned out from the University of Virginia campus Saturday to search for a sophomore who disappeared a week ago. [Read More]

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HOSPITAL NOTES
9 minutes ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center weekend activity: [Read More]
Crowning of the queen Crowning of the queen
1 day ago - - TERI ENCISO
Mary Roach, 2013 Penns Manor Homecoming Queen, crowned Emma Tomayko as the 2014 queen at halftime of the Penns Manor-Saltsburg game Friday in Kenwood. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 21
1 day ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
BOY OF THE MONTH: Riley Stapleton BOY OF THE MONTH: Riley Stapleton
2 days ago -
The Indiana Optimist Club recently selected Riley Stapleton as the Boy of the Month for September, the 681st Boy of the Month since the program began. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays: Sept. 20
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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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Sept. 19, 2014: [Read More]
68TH ANNIVERSARY: Norman and Norma Trimble 68TH ANNIVERSARY: Norman and Norma Trimble
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Norman and Norma Trimble of Glen Campbell celebrated their 68th wedding anniversary Monday. [Read More]
40TH ANNIVERSARY: Sabina Megan Fay and Edward Michael Fiala 40TH ANNIVERSARY: Sabina Megan Fay and Edward Michael Fiala
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Sabina Megan Fay and Edward Michael Fiala are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 21, 1974, at St. Elizabeth’s Roman Catholic Church, Smethport, with the Rev. Thomas Geddes officiating. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Sept. 19:
3 days ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES
3 days ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center, Sept. 18, 2014: [Read More]

All World News

 
Wolf holds cash edge with seven weeks left Wolf holds cash edge with seven weeks left
4 minutes ago -
HARRISBURG — Democrat Tom Wolf headed into the final seven weeks of Pennsylvania’s gubernatorial race with a more than $1.5 million cash advantage over Republican incumbent Tom Corbett, according to figures the campaigns disclosed Sunday to The Associated Press. [Read More]
Group gives veterans free pot
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DENVER (AP) — Hundreds of military veterans received free marijuana during a special giveaway in Denver designed to show that pot can help ease their pain. [Read More]
Man seen with student sought Man seen with student sought
9 minutes ago -
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Authorities were searching for a man believed to be the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared on arrest warrants charging him with reckless driving. [Read More]
Maven spacecraft enters Mars orbit Maven spacecraft enters Mars orbit
9 minutes ago -
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA’s Maven spacecraft entered orbit around Mars for an unprecedented study of the red planet’s atmosphere following a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago. [Read More]
Accused intruder to appear in court Accused intruder to appear in court
9 minutes ago -
WASHINGTON — The man accused of scaling a security fence and getting into the White House with a knife is scheduled to have his initial appearance today in federal court. [Read More]
Police: Kids not restrained Police: Kids not restrained
9 minutes ago -
EFFORT (AP) — Four children killed in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania were not in booster seats or wearing seat belts when the car in which they were traveling caused a high-speed, four-car crash, police said Sunday. [Read More]
Global marches draw attention to climate change Global marches draw attention to climate change
10 minutes ago -
NEW YORK — Tens of thousands of activists walked through Manhattan on Sunday, warning that climate change is destroying the Earth — in stride with demonstrators around the world who urged policymakers to take quick action. [Read More]
China, U.S., India push world carbon emissions up
11 minutes ago -
WASHINGTON — Spurred chiefly by China, the United States and India, the world spewed far more carbon pollution into the air last year than ever before, scientists announced Sunday as world leaders gather to discuss how to reduce heat-trapping gases. [Read More]
Kiev notes cease-fire progress
14 minutes ago -
KIEV, Ukraine — Both government troops and pro-Russian rebels have begun withdrawing heavy artillery in the east of the country, Ukrainian officials said today, a significant step toward implementing an effective cease-fire in the region. [Read More]
U.N. panel to focus on war on extremists
19 minutes ago -
NEW YORK — A brutal terrorist organization that calls itself a state but lacks recognition from any government will take center stage when more than 140 heads of state and government convene for the annual ministerial meeting of the U.N. General Assembly this week. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Have a good day
1 day ago -
I have a son, Austin, who has spastic quadriplegic cerebral palsy. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Evil in the world
1 day ago -
God hates evil. Everywhere we look, we see evil. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: EPA's plan
1 day ago -
We in the Keystone State are naturally blessed with two of the most important ingredients to a prosperous economic future: coal and natural gas. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Freeberg has a vision for Pennsylvania
1 week ago -
Pennsylvania House candidate Kevin Freeberg has a vision and plan for education, jobs and the economy, and tax relief. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Decision on liquor license questioned
1 week ago -
I work and reside in Indiana Borough. I am also the owner of the building that I intended to lease to Mr. Reilly for his restaurant. Indiana Borough council recently denied the transfer of Mr. Reilly’s owned and approved alcohol license to my building, and I feel there are a couple of misconceptio [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Thanks for successful poppy campaign
1 week ago -
On behalf of all the members of Indiana VFW Post 1989 and its Ladies Auxiliary, I want to thank the management of the Walmart super center, Giant Eagle supermarket and Tate’s Market in Clymer for allowing our members to distribute the poppies at their places of business. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Attack culture stalls political progress
2 weeks ago -
The world of politics changed forever with the onset of cable news networks and the Internet — news cycles once flush with stories thoroughly researched are now dominated by talking heads and bloggers focused on ratings rather than accuracy. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: County needs homeless shelters
2 weeks ago -
I have heard and read about fundraisers for various groups, etc. I think it is so wonderful that there are people who care about others and not just themselves. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Rejection of liquor license welcome, but hypocritical
2 weeks ago -
Does Philadelphia Street need another bar/restaurant? No. [Read More]
As I See It: A Pennsylvania solution to health care As I See It: A Pennsylvania solution to health care
2 weeks ago -
As attorney general and now as governor, Gov. Tom Corbett has continually fought against Obamacare. [Read More]
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