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Clarion Juneteenth Closes 16th Year with Brenda DeDe’s Retirement

Clarion Juneteenth Closes 16th Year with Brenda DeDe’s Retirement

| June 20, 2018

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Last week’s Juneteenth program and celebration at Clarion University was the last one for Dr. Brenda DeDe who is retiring this summer after 23 years.

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New Clarion University President Welcomed

New Clarion University President Welcomed

| June 9, 2018

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Even though Dr. Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson doesn’t officially take over the role of Clarion University President until July 1, she visited on Friday for a public reception held in her honor at the Rena M. Carlson Library.

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Car Mate Teams Up with PennDOT for Trailer Safety Education Day

Car Mate Teams Up with PennDOT for Trailer Safety Education Day

| June 7, 2018

LEEPER, Pa. (EYT) – Car Mate Trailers and PennDOT, along with Pennsylvania State Police and local officials, conducted a Trailer Safety Education Day on Tuesday, June 5.

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Police Explore Penny Doe Cold Case Link with Missing Barbara Miller: DNA Could Provide Link

Police Explore Penny Doe Cold Case Link with Missing Barbara Miller: DNA Could Provide Link

| June 2, 2018

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – She was found only with two pennies in her pockets when her body was discovered in the muddy waters of a streambed in Monroe Township, Clarion County, in 1990, but a DNA match could connect “Penny Doe” with another cold case in the 1989 disappearance of a Sunbury woman, Barbara […]

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Retirement Takes Woman from Marble to Europe and Back in Mother, Daughter, Granddaughter Tour

Retirement Takes Woman from Marble to Europe and Back in Mother, Daughter, Granddaughter Tour

| May 20, 2018

MARBLE, Pa. (EYT) – To absolutely no one’s surprise, Ann Smerkar has remained busy after retiring in February following a 47-year career at Farmers Mutual Fire Insurance Company of Marble.

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#Blow Bubbles Not Smoke Presents Dangers of Tobacco and Nicotine

| March 24, 2018

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Youth from Tobacco Resistance Unit (TRU) from Weed and Seed Hot Spots at Siverly and East End in Oil City, including Keystone SMILES staff and AmeriCorps members participated in the #BlowBubblesNotSmoke Campaign activity, on March 20. 

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You Can’t Vote for Lamb or Saccone March 13 No Matter How Many Commercials You Watch

You Can’t Vote for Lamb or Saccone March 13 No Matter How Many Commercials You Watch

| March 8, 2018

VENANGO CO,, Pa. (EYT) – While no one knows who will be the winner in the special March 13 election between Connor Lamb and Rick Saccone for the position of U.S. Congressman for the 18th District, one thing is sure.

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Clarion County Commissioners Sue Drug Companies Over Opioid Crisis

Clarion County Commissioners Sue Drug Companies Over Opioid Crisis

| February 28, 2018

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Commissioners Ted Tharan, Wayne Brosious, and Ed Heasley announced Tuesday that Clarion County has filed suit against 14 pharmaceutical companies to recoup the cost of the deadly opioid crisis that has affected the entire country, and particularly Clarion County.

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Knox Artist: ‘I Always Like to Put a Smile on Someone’s Face’

Knox Artist: ‘I Always Like to Put a Smile on Someone’s Face’

| February 11, 2018

KNOX, Pa. (EYT) – Paul LaPierre, Sr. enjoys art and creates his artwork combining woodwork and photography, mostly for his own pleasure.

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‘Every Log in Front of Me Becomes a Groundhog with a Top Hat’

‘Every Log in Front of Me Becomes a Groundhog with a Top Hat’

| January 22, 2018

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (EYT) – While most people are not sure if Punxsutawney Phil will see his shadow on Groundhog Day 2018 on Friday, February 2, they can all be sure that they will see Randy Rupert, owner of the Wizard’s Workshop in Punxsutawney and Limestone.

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