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Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Down to 4.1 Percent in August

Pennsylvania’s Unemployment Rate Down to 4.1 Percent in August

| September 22, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry (L&I) released its employment situation report for August 2018 on Friday.

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Venango County to Host Recruitment Fair on Friday

Venango County to Host Recruitment Fair on Friday

| September 21, 2018

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Venango County is holding a recruitment fair for full-time job openings in the field of corrections, protective services, and related positions on Friday, September 21.

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Cooperstown Man Wanted for Allegedly Assaulting Woman, Threatening to Shoot Her in Head

Cooperstown Man Wanted for Allegedly Assaulting Woman, Threatening to Shoot Her in Head

| September 21, 2018

COOPERSTOWN BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – A Venango County man is wanted on charges related to two violent assaults in Cooperstown.

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State Trooper Who Cracked Serial Rapist Cold Case Honored by Justice Department

State Trooper Who Cracked Serial Rapist Cold Case Honored by Justice Department

| September 20, 2018

HARRISBURG, Pa.  – Trooper Joel D. Follmer, Troop F, Montoursville, was recognized this week by United States Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the Justice Department for exceptional tenacity and determination that led to the arrest of an accused serial rapist with assaults dating back to 1994.

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James Announces Funding to Secure Disused Oil Wells

James Announces Funding to Secure Disused Oil Wells

| September 20, 2018

SENECA, Pa. – Rep. Lee James (R-Venango/Butler) recenlty announced that the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy (WPC) is the recipient of a $20,624 Orphan or Abandoned Well Plugging (OAWP) Program grant to close two oil wells in the Tippery Meadows Natural Area Preserve in Cranberry Township, Venango County.

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Police Seek Information on Theft in Seneca

Police Seek Information on Theft in Seneca

| September 18, 2018

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – State Police in Franklin are seeking information on a recent theft in the Seneca area.

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Venango County Week in Review: Man Gets Nearly 50 Years for Child Sex Crimes, OC Fined by DEP, Deadly Mining Accident, More

Venango County Week in Review: Man Gets Nearly 50 Years for Child Sex Crimes, OC Fined by DEP, Deadly Mining Accident, More

| September 16, 2018

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

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FUN Facts: Franklin Native Holds Atlanta Falcons Record, A Founding Father of Modern Hematology Grew Up in Oil City, Much More

FUN Facts: Franklin Native Holds Atlanta Falcons Record, A Founding Father of Modern Hematology Grew Up in Oil City, Much More

| September 16, 2018

FUN Facts, brought to you by First United National Bank, is a new weekly feature on exploreClarion.com and exploreVenango.com that will list facts about the area and other relevant topics.

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Man Charged After Family Unknowingly Photographed in Franklin Home

Man Charged After Family Unknowingly Photographed in Franklin Home

| September 15, 2018

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A Venango County man is facing charges after he allegedly trespassed at a Franklin residence and photographed an unknowing family.

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Oil City Fined $10K by DEP for Unpermitted Discharges into Cooper and Siverly Runs

Oil City Fined $10K by DEP for Unpermitted Discharges into Cooper and Siverly Runs

| September 14, 2018

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – The Oil City Council agreed to a consent order and agreement with the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection at its Thursday meeting.

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