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Super Bowl gets 111.9 million viewers, down from last year

Super Bowl gets 111.9 million viewers, down from last year

NEW YORK (AP) — Denver's victory over Carolina in the Super Bowl reached an average of 111.9 million viewers, a number down from the last two years.

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Community events planned Community events planned
12 hours ago -
A roundup of dinners, club meetings, fundraisers and community events of all kinds scheduled in the coming days in the Indiana County area. [Read More]
Human Services lists agency programs Human Services lists agency programs
12 hours ago -
Information for this column is provided by the Indiana County Department of Human Services. [Read More]
The Week in Review: Top stories week of Jan. 31 - Feb. 6 The Week in Review: Top stories week of Jan. 31 - Feb. 6
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Here is a look at the top stories of local interest published in The Indiana Gazette during the week of Jan. 31 - Feb. 6: [Read More]
Indiana man teams up with inventor to sell drink machine Indiana man teams up with inventor to sell drink machine
2 days ago - - KAYLA CIOFFO
A local man and his business partner in California have launched a company that manufactures and sells a single-serve, countertop beverage dispenser that can make soda, iced tea, lemonade and more. [Read More]
Pattons immersed in New Hampshire campaigning Pattons immersed in New Hampshire campaigning
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
When your forecast calls for a high of 43 today, 3 to 6 inches of snow starting Monday, intermittent phone calls, occasional doorknockers, and a 100 percent chance of debate, you could only be in one place. [Read More]
Grand opening held at 'Go Bonkerz' play area Grand opening held at 'Go Bonkerz' play area
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The owners of Go Bonkerz in the Indiana Mall recently held a ribbon-cutting to mark the opening of the indoor play area. [Read More]
Group makes donations to Women’s Imaging Center Group makes donations to Women’s Imaging Center
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The Paranormal Society of IUP recently raised funds for the Indiana Regional Medical Center’s Women’s Imaging Center and the John P. Murtha Cancer Center in Johnstown following its “Boo for Boobies” event. [Read More]
Special meeting planned Special meeting planned
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Indiana Borough Council will hold a public meeting regarding the multimodal route selection at 7 p.m. Thursday. [Read More]
BOB LANKARD: Know employers' fears BOB LANKARD: Know employers' fears
2 days ago - - BOB LANKARD
Someone said, “If you know what the other guy fears, you have an advantage.” Employers have many fears when they hire a new employee. Knowing those fears will help you convince the employer that you are the one for the job. [Read More]
AccessAbilities to hold murder-mystery dinner AccessAbilities to hold murder-mystery dinner
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The annual accessAbilities Foundation murder-mystery dinner will be held March 5 at the Rustic Lodge in White Township. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks women involved in tight race IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks women involved in tight race
12 hours ago - - JUSTIN GERWICK
The IUP women’s basketball team clinched a PSAC playoff berth with its win over Edinboro on Saturday, but a tight race is playing out at the top of the conference. [Read More]
IUP ROUNDUP: Hawks picked second in softball coaches' poll IUP ROUNDUP: Hawks picked second in softball coaches' poll
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IUP has been picked to finish second in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Central Division preseason softball coaches’ poll. [Read More]
Ryan spreads his wealth of knowledge Ryan spreads his wealth of knowledge
2 days ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
The ball leaves the bat twice as fast as it was pitched, and Michael Ryan’s face lights up in excitement. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks stay on top of their game IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks stay on top of their game
2 days ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
Heading into Saturday's pivotal matchup with Edinboro, IUP coach Joe Lombardi admitted he was most concerned by one major factor. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks women find their offense IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks women find their offense
2 days ago - - JUSTIN GERWICK
In order to maintain its share of second place in the division, the IUP women’s basketball team needed to fix a major problem. [Read More]
AROUND THE AREA: Indiana girls close with win AROUND THE AREA: Indiana girls close with win
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Indiana wrapped up its season with a win, 44-42, over visiting Slippery Rock in a high school girls’ basketball game Saturday. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Indiana set to hire new coach HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Indiana set to hire new coach
3 days ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
Indiana native John Allen Snyder is set to take over the varsity football program at his alma mater. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Trojans best Bobcats, win seventh straight HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Trojans best Bobcats, win seventh straight
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Jordan Booth scored a season-high 14 points, three other Saltsburg scorers reached double figures, and the Trojans scored their seventh straight win, 76-54, over visiting Blairsville in a Heritage Conference boys’ basketball game Friday. [Read More]
AROUND THE AREA: Indians hockey team wins sixth straight AROUND THE AREA: Indians hockey team wins sixth straight
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CASTLE SHANNON — Patrick O’Neal and Tyler Barker each scored two goals, and Indiana picked up its sixth straight win with a victory over second-place Carrick in a PIHL Division 2 B hockey game at the Ice Castle Arena. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Indiana boys take third straight section title
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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Indiana boys take third straight section title
3 days ago - - JOE BACCAMAZZI
They battled against the odds from the beginning. But none of that got in the way of the Indiana Indians. [Read More]

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McIntire pleads guilty to indecent assault McIntire pleads guilty to indecent assault
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A Black Lick man accused in 2015 of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman who was later found dead of a prescription drug overdose, entered a guilty plea last week to indecent assault without the consent of the other person. [Read More]
State police arrest Homestead fugitive State police arrest Homestead fugitive
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State police at Indiana said they arrested a Homestead fugitive on Jan. 27 after an anonymous caller tipped them off to his location. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Borough police said someone struck a parked vehicle and fled the scene in the 1100 block of School Street at 9:30 p.m. Saturday. [Read More]
Police role altered in heroin battle Police role altered in heroin battle
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CINCINNATI — Forehead furrowed, a woman drags on a Camel cigarette, admitting she has only vague memories of nearly dying five days earlier. [Read More]
Cause of crane collapse investigated Cause of crane collapse investigated
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NEW YORK — It may take weeks to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered during strong winds came crashing down onto a street, killing a pedestrian and crushing a row of parked cars, city officials said over the weekend. [Read More]
Police: Two dead, four injured in shooting after parade Police: Two dead, four injured in shooting after parade
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PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (AP) — A shooting after a Mardi Gras parade in Pass Christian killed two men and wounded four other people Sunday, south Mississippi authorities said. [Read More]
More than 20 Texas towns relax residency law for sex offenders
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DALLAS — A broad legal challenge has led more than 20 towns in Texas to ease restrictions over the last few months on where sex offenders can live instead of fight a costly battle in court. [Read More]
Man dies after starting Krispy Kreme Challenge in Raleigh
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A man died after starting a Raleigh race in which contestants are supposed to also eat a dozen Krispy Kreme doughnuts midway through the competition. [Read More]
University hires police consultant
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CINCINNATI (AP) — The University of Cincinnati has hired an outside consultant for nearly $400,000 to review its police department for reforms in the aftermath of an officer’s fatal shooting of a motorist during a traffic stop over a missing front license plate. [Read More]
Authorities capture second suspect sought in abduction Authorities capture second suspect sought in abduction
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
Authorities have captured the second of two suspects wanted in connection with the reported Jan. 28 abduction of a college student from an off-campus apartment in Indiana. [Read More]

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HONOR ROLL: Blairsville Middle/High School HONOR ROLL: Blairsville Middle/High School
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The following Blairsville Middle/High School students were named to the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 8 Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 8
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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, weekend activity: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 7 Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 7
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Katrina Bloom STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Katrina Bloom
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The Apollo Area Lions Club recently named Katrina Bloom as a Student of the Month for February. She is the daughter of Tracie Bloom and Joel Zimmerman, of Apollo, and attends Apollo-Ridge High School. [Read More]
STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Karly Taylor STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Karly Taylor
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The Apollo Area Lions Club recently named Karly Louise Taylor as a Student of the Month for February. She is the daughter of Carl and Kristy Taylor, of Apollo, and attends Apollo-Ridge High School. [Read More]
Eagle Scout completes project Eagle Scout completes project
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The Clyde Volunteer Fire Company recently sponsored junior fireman and member Timothy Baker for his Eagle Project. [Read More]
HONOR ROLL: Indiana Area Senior High School HONOR ROLL: Indiana Area Senior High School
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The following students have been named to the Indiana Area Senior High School honor roll for the second grading period: [Read More]
HONOR ROLL: Indiana Area Junior High School HONOR ROLL: Indiana Area Junior High School
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The following students have been named to the Indiana Area Junior High School honor roll for the second grading period: [Read More]
80TH BIRTHDAY: Paul Isenberg 80TH BIRTHDAY: Paul Isenberg
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Paul Isenberg, of Brush Valley, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Feb. 13 with his family at the Rustic Lodge, White Township. [Read More]

All World News

 
Bus crash closes I-95 in Connecticut Bus crash closes I-95 in Connecticut
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BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the snowstorm that's moving into the Northeast (all times local): [Read More]
New England to get brunt of snowstorm heading east
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BOSTON (AP) — The second winter storm in four days to hit the Northeast is expected to bring blizzard conditions to southeastern Massachusetts on Monday and leave behind as much as 18 inches of snow. [Read More]
Police role altered in heroin battle Police role altered in heroin battle
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CINCINNATI — Forehead furrowed, a woman drags on a Camel cigarette, admitting she has only vague memories of nearly dying five days earlier. [Read More]
Despite rhetoric, little done on gun sales
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WASHINGTON — The centerpiece of a plan for stemming gun violence that President Obama announced last month largely amounts to this: an updated Web page and 10,000 pamphlets that federal agents will give out at gun shows. [Read More]
CAMPAIGN 2016: Rivals chasing Trump in New Hampshire CAMPAIGN 2016: Rivals chasing Trump in New Hampshire
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NASHUA, N.H. — GOP front-runner Donald Trump is aiming for his first win in New Hampshire’s fast-approaching primary, while rival Republican candidates, including Jeb Bush, said their campaigns will go on no matter what the outcome Tuesday. [Read More]
Merkel 'horrified' by Russian bombings in Syria Merkel 'horrified' by Russian bombings in Syria
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ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey and Germany agreed on Monday on a set of measures to try to tackle the Syrian refugee crisis, including a joint diplomatic initiative aimed at halting attacks against Syria's largest city. [Read More]
Survivors pulled out from building two days after Taiwan quake Survivors pulled out from building two days after Taiwan quake
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TAINAN, Taiwan — At least four people, including an 8-year-old girl, were rescued Monday from a high-rise Taiwanese apartment building toppled by a powerful quake two days earlier, as frustration grew among families waiting for searchers to reach their buried loved ones. [Read More]
Syria troops add to gains in Aleppo, near Turkish border Syria troops add to gains in Aleppo, near Turkish border
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BEIRUT — Syrian army troops recaptured a new village north of Aleppo on Monday, bringing troops and allied militiamen to within a few miles of the Turkish border as part of a major Russian-backed offensive in the area, the Syrian government and opposition activists said. [Read More]
Fourth patient infected during mold outbreak at hospital dies
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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A fourth transplant patient who contracted a fungal infection during a mold outbreak at a western Pennsylvania hospital has died, officials said Sunday. [Read More]
Cause of crane collapse investigated Cause of crane collapse investigated
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NEW YORK — It may take weeks to determine why a huge construction crane that was being lowered during strong winds came crashing down onto a street, killing a pedestrian and crushing a row of parked cars, city officials said over the weekend. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Proud of involvement in Indiana Theater Letter to the Editor: Proud of involvement in Indiana Theater
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This is in response to the Jan. 20 story regarding Amplify Church taking over the lease at the Indiana Theater. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Kind deed appreciated Letter to the Editor: Kind deed appreciated
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On Friday, Jan. 29, around 2 p.m. while checking out at Walmart, I dropped a money clip with a significant amount of money attached. It wasn’t until the next day that I noticed the money clip missing. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: It's all about cheap labor Letter to the Editor: It's all about cheap labor
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In response to Dan Majernik’s Jan. 18 letter regarding western Pennsylvania’s work ethic, it is a “lost” legacy. What decade/century are you living in, sir? [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Be a fact-checker in GOP race in 9th Letter to the editor: Be a fact-checker in GOP race in 9th
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While our mailboxes are still relatively free of campaign clutter, I have an urgent word of advice to voters in the 9th Congressional District: Check the facts. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Mudslinging vs. facts in GOP race in 9th Letter to the editor: Mudslinging vs. facts in GOP race in 9th
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There have been several letters in your paper recently unfairly attacking Congressman Bill Shuster. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: A doctor's sound advice on antibiotic use Letter to the Editor: A doctor's sound advice on antibiotic use
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Recently, I was standing in line at Walmart and overheard the following conversation: “That doctor’s appointment was a waste of time and $25. I feel miserable, and all he did was lecture to me about the evils of prescribing unnecessary antibiotics.” [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Pies and Petitions to assist election challengers Letter to the Editor: Pies and Petitions to assist election challengers
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Attention, Indiana County Republicans. The best pie bakers in Indiana County have stepped forward to help three candidates get their names on the primary election ballot. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Yes, he did, indeed, do it Letter to the Editor: Yes, he did, indeed, do it
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Last week we were regaled with paeans to the supposed accomplishments of liberal rule and its present chief. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Information ignored in coal waste comments Letter to the Editor: Information ignored in coal waste comments
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In his Friday op-ed column on the merits of burning coal waste (“You’re gonna miss me when I’m gone”), Dennis Simmers ignores that coal waste burning is entirely based on federal and state subsidies. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Who's real conservative in 9th race? Letter to the Editor: Who's real conservative in 9th race?
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“If you do not take an interest in the affairs of your government, then you are doomed to live under the rule of fools.” — Plato [Read More]
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