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Fogle sues for wrongful conviction

Fogle sues for wrongful conviction

- SEAN YODER

The Indiana man freed after 34 years in prison when his murder conviction was overturned has filed suit in federal court against the investigators and prosecutors involved in his trial.

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Gazette Printers acquires digital press
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Gazette Printers acquires digital press
9 hours ago - - SEAN YODER
Projects are now moving significantly faster through the digital printing room at Gazette Printers. [Read More]
Kids play, parents learn at community event Kids play, parents learn at community event
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Ezra Wolf, 2, played with a Van de Graaff generator Saturday at McCreery Elementary School in Marion Center as part of Parent Palooza. [Read More]
7 from area named to top 100 business list 7 from area named to top 100 business list
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Seven local business professionals have been named to the Pennsylvania Business Central’s Top 100 People in Business. [Read More]
Pets of the Week: Animals available for adoption at local shelters
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Pets of the Week: Animals available for adoption at local shelters
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Several dogs and cats are available for adoption from the Indiana County Humane Society’s animal shelter and from Four Footed Friends. [Read More]
Government bodies schedule meetings Government bodies schedule meetings
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Meetings of municipal governments, school boards and county governmental bodies scheduled this week are at the following times and locations: [Read More]
'Anything and everything,' job seekers say
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'Anything and everything,' job seekers say
9 hours ago - - BOB LANKARD
What would you like to do? “Anything.” What can you do? “Everything” These answers were extremely common during my 37 years as an employment counselor. [Read More]
Chamber of commerce discusses marketing, growth Chamber of commerce discusses marketing, growth
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The Indiana County Chamber of Commerce held its monthly board of directors meeting Thursday at St. Andrew’s Village, White Township. [Read More]
Legislator plans town meetings Legislator plans town meetings
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Rep. Dave Reed, R-Indiana, is hosting town hall meetings at the following times: [Read More]
Drug awareness program offered
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EAST WHEATFIELD TOWNSHIP — A community drug awareness program will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesday in the auditorium at United High School, 10780 Route 56. [Read More]
Senior activity centers post schedules Senior activity centers post schedules
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The schedules at the Aging Services Inc. social centers for the coming week: [Read More]

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Hawks women use intensity in victory over Seton Hill Hawks women use intensity in victory over Seton Hill
9 hours ago - - JUSTIN GERWICK
The IUP women’s basketball team is peaking at the right time. [Read More]
IUP ROUNDUP: Men's, women's swim teams sit in fourth place IUP ROUNDUP: Men's, women's swim teams sit in fourth place
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Nicole Smith and Regan Chalk each earned a third-place finish to lead IUP, and the Crimson Hawks had 11 individual swimmers place in the top 10 overall on the third day of the PSAC swimming championships in York on Saturday. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING: Marion Center places fifth; Patrick takes title HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING: Marion Center places fifth; Patrick takes title
9 hours ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
ALTOONA — Just one of Marion Center’s seven wrestlers in medal bouts prevailed in the District 6 Class 2A tournament, and although Chris Stewart obviously hoped for more, the fifth-year coach couldn’t downplay the Stingers’ record-breaking performance. [Read More]
Indiana wraps up indoor season Indiana wraps up indoor season
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EDINBORO — Indiana’s boys’ distance runners broke a pair of their own school records, and the Indians closed out their indoor track and field season Saturday at the Tri-State Track Coaches Association Championship Meet at Edinboro University. [Read More]
Indiana sweeps last dual meet Indiana sweeps last dual meet
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Indiana’s girls’ team capped off an undefeated season, and the Indians swept visiting Freeport in a WPIAL Section 4 Class 2A swimming and diving meet Thursday to wrap up its dual-meet schedule with a pair of wins. [Read More]
Regional sign-ups underway
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Registration for Indiana Youth Legion baseball will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at the American Legion in Indiana. [Read More]
Gunsallus places third in shoot
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Indiana’s Dakota Gunsallus took third place in a field of 46 high school seniors at the WPIAL Senior Shoot on Friday. [Read More]
Marcozzi wins junior high regionals
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IRWIN — Indiana’s Ethan Marcozzi won the 155-pound weight class Saturday at the Southwest Regional junior high wrestling tournament at Norwin High School. [Read More]
Six Stingers advance at District 6 Wrestling Championships Six Stingers advance at District 6 Wrestling Championships
23 hours ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
ALTOONA — A year removed from coaching Marion Center to its highest finish at the tournament in his tenure, Chris Stewart confidently set sky-high standards for the Stingers heading into the District 6 Class 2A Wrestling Championships. [Read More]
IUP swimmers place at PSAC meet IUP swimmers place at PSAC meet
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YORK — IUP swimmers had four top five finishes and 13 individual podium appearances overall on the second day of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Swimming Championships. [Read More]

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Indiana officer resigns Indiana officer resigns
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Indiana Borough police officer Thomas Dessell Jr. has submitted his resignation from the department. [Read More]
IFA logs busy day IFA logs busy day
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Volunteers of the Indiana Fire Association responded five times Saturday to a variety of emergency calls in the area. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Indiana Borough police charged Michael Wissinger, 32, of Kittanning, with possession of a small amount of marijuana and a summary traffic violation following a traffic stop on Feb. 6 on the 500 block of Philadelphia Street. [Read More]
ACCIDENT ACCIDENT
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State police reported a car driven by William Matsko, of Indiana, hit an embankment and overturned Friday on Route 56 about one-quarter mile north of Route 56. [Read More]
Three charged after body found
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MCKEES ROCKS (AP) — Two people have been charged with homicide and a third with abuse of a corpse following the discovery of a decomposing body in a western Pennsylvania apartment. [Read More]
Man sentenced in mother’s death
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man has been sentenced to 20 to 48 years in the shooting death of his mother in north Philadelphia four days after Christmas in 2013. [Read More]
Father, son killed in head-on collision with each other Father, son killed in head-on collision with each other
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WINFIELD, Ala. (AP) — Authorities say a father and son have been killed in a head-on collision with each other in Fayette County, Alabama. [Read More]
Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use Montana officials alarmed as they fight surge in meth use
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HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Methamphetamines continue to make an alarming surge in Montana, as law enforcement, health officials and communities struggle to address the problem. [Read More]
Accident reported along Route 954 Accident reported along Route 954
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Homer City fire department, state police and Citizens’ Ambulance Service responded to a one-vehicle accident early Friday evening on Route 954 in Center Township. [Read More]
Teen who took selfie with victim convicted Teen who took selfie with victim convicted
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GREENSBURG (AP) — An 18-year-old man who authorities say shot a friend and then posed for a selfie with the dying teen has been convicted of a less serious charge. [Read More]

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Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 19: Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 19:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 18: Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 18:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Feb. 17, 2017: [Read More]
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS STUDENTS IN THE NEWS
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Here's a periodic report of academic honors and achievements by Indiana County area students in higher education. [Read More]
West Shamokin student chosen as essay winner West Shamokin student chosen as essay winner
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Kaitlin McCausland, a senior at West Shamokin, won $200 for her Voice of Democracy essay from the Sagamore VFW Post 6555. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 17: Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 17:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Feb. 16, 2017: [Read More]
IUP culinary arts dean's list IUP culinary arts dean's list
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The following area students have been named to Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Academy of Culinary Arts dean’s list for academic excellence for the fall 2016 semester: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 16: Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 16:
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Feb. 15, 2017: [Read More]

All World News

 
Trump rallies supporters by renewing old promises, insults Trump rallies supporters by renewing old promises, insults
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MELBOURNE, Fla. — Just four weeks into his administration, President Donald Trump appeared at a campaign rally that mirrored the months leading up to Election Day, complete with promises to repeal the health care law, insults for the news media and a playlist highlighted by the Rolling Stones. [Read More]
Pence offers 'unwavering' NATO pledge in Munich
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MUNICH — America’s commitment to NATO is “unwavering,” U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said Saturday, reassuring allies about the direction the Trump administration might take but leaving open questions about where Washington saw its relationship with the European Union. [Read More]
Executive order that incarcerated Japanese turns 75 Executive order that incarcerated Japanese turns 75
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SAN FRANCISCO — Satsuki Ina was born behind barbed wire in a prison camp during World War II, the daughter of U.S. citizens forced from their home without due process and locked up for years following Japan’s attack on Pearl Harbor. [Read More]
Wolf could secure wage hike, with concessions Wolf could secure wage hike, with concessions
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HARRISBURG — Years of pressure by Pennsylvania Democrats could yield a state minimum wage increase this year, although it likely will require substantial concessions in the Republican-controlled Legislature. [Read More]
To bridge 'word gap,' talk to babies, let them babble back To bridge 'word gap,' talk to babies, let them babble back
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WASHINGTON — Even infants can have conversations with mom or dad. Their turn just tends to involve a smile or some gibberish instead of words. That’s a key lesson from programs that are coaching parents to talk more with their babies — and recording their attempts. [Read More]
Three charged after body found
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MCKEES ROCKS (AP) — Two people have been charged with homicide and a third with abuse of a corpse following the discovery of a decomposing body in a western Pennsylvania apartment. [Read More]
McCorvey, who was at center of Roe v. Wade, dies at 69 McCorvey, who was at center of Roe v. Wade, dies at 69
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DALLAS — Norma McCorvey, whose legal challenge under the pseudonym “Jane Roe” led to the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision that legalized abortion but who later became an outspoken opponent of the procedure, died Saturday. She was 69. [Read More]
Southern California rain eases; north facing renewed storm Southern California rain eases; north facing renewed storm
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LOS ANGELES — A huge Pacific storm that parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least three people, eased off Saturday. But it was only a temporary reprieve as new storms took aim farther north. [Read More]
Police: Man charged in shooting death of Chicago toddler, 2 Police: Man charged in shooting death of Chicago toddler, 2
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CHICAGO (AP) — A man has been charged in a Chicago shooting captured on video that killed two people, including a toddler, and wounded a pregnant woman, police said Saturday. [Read More]
Officials: Hundreds of Texans may voted improperly Officials: Hundreds of Texans may voted improperly
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AUSTIN, Texas — Texas election officials have acknowledged that hundreds of people were allowed to bypass the state’s toughest-in-the-nation voter ID law and improperly cast ballots in the November presidential election by signing a sworn statement instead of showing a photo ID. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: KCAC should be venue of future games Letter to the Editor: KCAC should be venue of future games
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I attended the Heritage Conference championship games at the KCAC on Friday, Feb. 10. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Trump's actions on Mideast welcome Letter to the Editor: Trump's actions on Mideast welcome
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I would like to share with your readers the good feeling I had at noon Wednesday, Feb. 15, when I saw and heard our president’s news conference from the White House. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Library a key part of intentional living Letter to the Editor: Library a key part of intentional living
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In response to Terry Taylor’s Jan. 15 letter, “Value of intentional living”: [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Legal immigrants welcome, illegals not Letter to the Editor: Legal immigrants welcome, illegals not
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A Feb. 8 article in the Gazette, “Council urged to give support to immigrants,” caught my eye and touched a nerve. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Doing the right thing Letter to the Editor: Doing the right thing
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There are some very good and responsible young people out there. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Basketball event at KCAC awesome Letter to the Editor: Basketball event at KCAC awesome
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Wow! What an awesome event — the Heritage Conference championship basketball games at the KCAC. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: What's the best way of fixing the wrongs? Letter to the Editor: What's the best way of fixing the wrongs?
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When I was in grade school in Washington, D.C., I witnessed a bullying incident that is still vivid to me today. During lunchtime in the schoolyard a classmate was pushed up against the wall, threatened and punched. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Time for Trump critica to keep their word Letter to the Editor: Time for Trump critica to keep their word
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On Jan. 20 in this newspaper, there was an article stating that a man in Philadelphia had been charged with threatening Obama on Facebook because he thought Obama was having an affair with his fiancee, and that the suspect could face up to five years in prison and a large fine. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Reader offers thanks to farming community Letter to the Editor: Reader offers thanks to farming community
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For several reasons I felt the need to respond to a recent story of the Simpson family and their dairy farm in the Marion Center area (Gazette, Jan. 31). [Read More]
AS I SEE IT: Pennsylvania should prioritize public education students AS I SEE IT: Pennsylvania should prioritize public education students
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As Pennsylvania faces continued budget challenges for the coming fiscal year, every dollar matters, particularly for students in our public schools. [Read More]
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