Venango County News

BREAKING NEWS: Venus Man Fatally Shoots Self in Car During Argument in Erie

| October 22, 2018
BREAKING NEWS: Venus Man Fatally Shoots Self in Car During Argument in Erie

SUMMIT TWP., ERIE CO., Pa. (EYT) – Police say a Venus man was pronounced dead after he reportedly shot himself during an argument on Sunday evening in Summit Township, Erie County.

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BREAKING NEWS: Teen Killed in Forest County ATV Crash

| October 22, 2018
BREAKING NEWS: Teen Killed in Forest County ATV Crash

FOREST CO., Pa. – A teen was killed on Sunday night in an ATV accident in Kingsley Township, Forest County.

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Featured Local Job: Multiple AmeriCorps Positions at Keystone SMILES

| October 22, 2018

Keystone SMILES has multiple AmeriCorps positions available.

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2018 Halloween Guide for Venango County and Surrounding Areas

| October 19, 2018
2018 Halloween Guide for Venango County and Surrounding Areas

A look at this year’s Halloween festivities and trick-or-treat schedules for Venango County and surrounding areas.

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Franklin’s Adoptable Furry Friend of the Week: Blaze

| October 22, 2018
Franklin’s Adoptable Furry Friend of the Week: Blaze

Franklin’s Adoptable Furry Friend this week is Blaze – Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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Cranberry Woman Injured in Two Vehicle Crash on Route 322

| October 22, 2018
Cranberry Woman Injured in Two Vehicle Crash on Route 322

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Police say a Cranberry woman was transported to UPMC Northwest following a two-vehicle crash that occurred Friday evening in Cranberry Township.

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Despite Nasty Weather, Sugarcreek Borough Police Fill-a-Car Food Drive Raises $1,300 in Donations

| October 22, 2018
Despite Nasty Weather, Sugarcreek Borough Police Fill-a-Car Food Drive Raises $1,300 in Donations

SUGARCREEK, Pa. (EYT) — The Sugarcreek Borough Police Department held their second annual ‘Fill-a-Car’ Food Drive on Saturday afternoon at the Cranberry Walmart.

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Woman Charged with Assaulting Oil City Police Officer Due in Court on Wednesday

| October 22, 2018
Woman Charged with Assaulting Oil City Police Officer Due in Court on Wednesday

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A 49-year-old woman accused of shoving and “chest bumping” an Oil City Police Officer is due in court on Wednesday.

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Check Out the D9Sports.com Football Highlight Video for Week Eight

| October 22, 2018
Check Out the D9Sports.com Football Highlight Video for Week Eight

D9Sports.com’s Week Eight Highlight video is here. Check it out now!

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2-minute Drill: Crosby, Linemates Confident About Line Combination; Steelers in First Place After Division Looses

| October 22, 2018
2-minute Drill: Crosby, Linemates Confident About Line Combination; Steelers in First Place After Division Looses

Your daily sports update.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Buffalo Chicken Sandwich

| October 22, 2018
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Buffalo Chicken Sandwich

Your family will love this spicy sandwich! Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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Venango County Week in Review: Priest from OC Pleads Guilty, Franklin Man Found Guilty of Homicide by Vehicle, More

| October 21, 2018
Venango County Week in Review: Priest from OC Pleads Guilty, Franklin Man Found Guilty of Homicide by Vehicle, More

A look at the top stories in Venango County last week.

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YMCA to Host Community Halloween Party on Friday, October 26

| October 21, 2018
YMCA to Host Community Halloween Party on Friday, October 26

OIL CITY, Pa. – The Oil City YMCA has announced an evening of Halloween fun for the community on Friday, October 26, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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Deer Creek Winery to Host Sunday Afternoon Music by Junction PA

| October 21, 2018
Deer Creek Winery to Host Sunday Afternoon Music by Junction PA

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Junction PA will be entertaining at Deer Creek Winery on Sunday afternoon.

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Pleasantville Woman Faces Hearing on Wednesday on Theft, Drug Charges

| October 21, 2018
Pleasantville Woman Faces Hearing on Wednesday on Theft, Drug Charges

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A Pleasantville woman is facing a hearing on Wednesday afternoon stemming from two incidents that occurred last month.

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Police Respond to Two-Vehicle Crash on Route 8

| October 21, 2018
Police Respond to Two-Vehicle Crash on Route 8

CORNPLANTER TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A two-vehicle crash occurred on Route 8 in Cornplanter Township on Thursday evening.

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PA Department of Corrections Says New Anti-Drug Policies are Working

| October 21, 2018
PA Department of Corrections Says New Anti-Drug Policies are Working

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Department of Corrections (DOC) has provided a 45-day progress update on new protocols and policies announced in September to protect staff, visitors and inmates at Pennsylvania’s 25 state correctional facilities after an unprecedented number of inmate and staff exposures to unknown substances.

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Venango Technology Center to Host Open House on October 23

| October 21, 2018
Venango Technology Center to Host Open House on October 23

OIL CITY, Pa. – The Venango Technology Center will host a Career & Technical Education Open House on Tuesday, October 23.

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Governor Wolf Signs Legislation to Protect Workers, Motorists in Work Zones

| October 21, 2018
Governor Wolf Signs Legislation to Protect Workers, Motorists in Work Zones

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf recently signed Senate Bill 172, the Automated Speed Enforcement in Work Zones legislation, which aims to deter speeding in work zones and ultimately improve motorist and roadway worker safety.

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The Medical Minute: Quicker Recoveries for Joint-Replacement Procedures

| October 21, 2018
The Medical Minute: Quicker Recoveries for Joint-Replacement Procedures

HERSHEY, Pa. – Hundreds of thousands of Americans get knee or hip replacements each year, and the procedures are becoming more common than ever.

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Clarion County Woman’s Hearing Set for Tuesday on Terroristic Threats Following Police Standoff

| October 21, 2018
Clarion County Woman’s Hearing Set for Tuesday on Terroristic Threats Following Police Standoff

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Clarion County woman facing charges stemming from a September 24th standoff with the police is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday.

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