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Indiana's Celebrate Recovery to mark 5th anniversary

For the last five years, the Indiana chapter of Celebrate Recovery has been changing lives, from overcoming drug and alcohol addiction to a… Read more

Idle mines portend dark days for top US coal region

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — At two of the world's biggest coal mines, the finances got so bad that their owner couldn't even get toilet paper on … Read more

Fire department seeks to bring back festival

Members of the Coral-Graceton Volunteer Fire Department are spearheading an effort to revive a Fourth of July celebration for the community… Read more

Crimson Hawks dominate in romp over Millersville

MILLERSVILLE — It’s hard to decide which was more impressive on Saturday: the IUP offense or the Crimson Hawks’ defense. Read more

Saudi Arabia: Drone attacks knocked out half its oil supply

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Yemen's Houthi rebels launched drone attacks on the world's largest oil processing facility in Saudi Ara… Read more

Indiana County news

Food Pantry and Help Center opens for students at IUP

Changes have come to a former dining hall-turned-study hall at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, while elsewhere on campus a food pantry … Read more

BPW inducts new members

The Indiana Business and Professional Women organization last week inducted new members. Read more

It's Happening Here

This information is provided by the Indiana County Tourist Bureau. Times and dates are subject to change. All events are held in Indiana, u… Read more

Chamber debuts new dues structure

The Indiana County Chamber of Commerce held its monthly board of directors meeting Thursday at the Indiana Country Club in White Township. Read more

Ribbon-cutting held at JC's Gifts & Cards

A ribbon-cutting was held Saturday for JC’s Gifts & Cards Hallmark at the Indiana Mall. Read more

police & courts

Police: Owner blew up house on his daughter's wedding day

EDGEWOOD, Pa. (AP) — A homeowner near Pittsburgh blew up his house on his daughter's wedding day, police said shortly after his body was fo… Read more

Lying prisoners: New laws crack down on jailhouse informants

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A movement to put jailhouse informants under a more powerful microscope before they testify is gaining traction arou… Read more

Solid gold toilet stolen from Winston Churchill's birthplace

LONDON (AP) — A unique solid gold toilet that was part of an art exhibit was stolen early Saturday from the magnificent home in England whe… Read more

national & world

Correction: Sikh Killed-Anniversary story

PHOENIX (AP) — In a story Sept. 15 about the anniversary of an Indian Sikh immigrant gunned down in the aftermath of the Sept. 11 terrorist… Read more

Attack on Saudi oil sites raises risks amid US-Iran tension

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A weekend drone attack on Saudi Arabia that cut into global energy supplies and halved the kingdom's oil… Read more

Still reeling from Dorian, Bahamas hit by tropical storm

FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — Tropical Storm Humberto moved away from the Bahamas on Saturday after dumping rain on parts of the archipelago's n… Read more


AP source: NFL to meet with Antonio Brown accuser Monday

The NFL plans to meet Monday with a woman who says she was raped by New England Patriots wide receiver Antonio Brown. Read more

NCAA Football Roundup: Trevor Lawrence, No. 1 Clemson beat nemesis Syracuse 41-6

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Trevor Lawrence threw for three touchdowns and ran for another and top-ranked Clemson beat nemesis Syracuse 41-6 on S… Read more

MLB Roundup: Acuña, Braves pound Nationals, clinch playoff spot

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ronald Acuña Jr. ignited a four-run rally with the go-ahead, two-run double, and the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves clinc… Read more

opinion & letters

Oh you're sorry, are you?

Have you ever refused an apology? It’s an unnerving place to be. Some of us are more at ease cheating on our taxes, getting into a bar figh… Read more

Trump hits the panic button

Donald Trump marked the anniversary of 9/11 by repeating several lies about his own actions on that day. But that wasn’t his only concern. Read more

Truth-tellers are heroes

Sharpie-gate really matters. Yes, President Trump’s erroneous insistence that Alabama would be hit by Hurricane Dorian — and his ham-handed… Read more


Gloria Montgomery

Gloria J. (Rose) “Jean” Montgomery, 75, of Indiana, formerly of Young Township, passed away Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, in Excela Health Latrob… Read more

Lisa Pearce

Lisa K. Pearce, 58, of Glen Campbell, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019, at her home. Read more

Paul A. Brezinski

Paul A. Brezinski, 61, of Towson, Md., formerly of Blairsville, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019, in an early morning plane crash off Marathon, F… Read more

Upcoming Events

POI Church Launch Celebration with The Chandlers

The POI Church Launch Celebration with The Chandlers will be held from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 21 a… Read more

Yellow Creek Night Hike

Yellow Creek Night Hike begins at 7 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Yellow Creek State Park Environmental Lear… Read more

1920's Murder Mystery Dinner

A 1920’s Murder Mystery Dinner will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Silver Canoe Campgroun… Read more


Weather Today

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