Venango County News

Pa. Dept. of Health: One New COVID-19 Case Reported in Venango County, 601 New Cases Statewide

| August 10, 2020
Pa. Dept. of Health: One New COVID-19 Case Reported in Venango County, 601 New Cases Statewide

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., August 10, that there are 601 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 119,453.

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Venango County Census Participation Remains Low

| August 10, 2020
Venango County Census Participation Remains Low

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Participation in the census in Venango County remains low, which could have long-term effects on federal funding in our area.

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Man LifeFlighted, Teen Injured Following ATV Rollover Crash in Farmington Township

| August 10, 2020
Man LifeFlighted, Teen Injured Following ATV Rollover Crash in Farmington Township

FARMINGTON TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A man was LifeFlighted, and a teen was also injured in an ATV crash that occurred on Sunday afternoon in Farmington Township.

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Featured Local Job: Home Meal Delivery Drivers

| August 10, 2020
Featured Local Job: Home Meal Delivery Drivers

The Nutrition Group is now hiring part-time Home Meal Delivery Drivers for Clarion/Rimersburg areas.

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SPONSORED: Allegheny Grille Features Live Music by ‘Major Morgan’ Tonight

| August 11, 2020
SPONSORED: Allegheny Grille Features Live Music by ‘Major Morgan’ Tonight

FOXBURG, Pa. – Come join the Allegheny Grille for “Major Morgan” on Tuesday, August 11.

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Primary Health Network: A National Celebration for a Local Community Organization

| August 11, 2020
Primary Health Network: A National Celebration for a Local Community Organization

Every year, the National Association of Community Health Centers hosts National Health Center Week, which celebrates the mission of health centers across America. Primary Health Network (PHN), Pennsylvania’s largest health center, joins in the 2020 celebration from August 9 – August 15.

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Hearing Set for Tomorrow for Oil City Woman Accused of Hiding Wanted Husband

| August 11, 2020
Hearing Set for Tomorrow for Oil City Woman Accused of Hiding Wanted Husband

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City woman is facing a hearing tomorrow on charges related to an incident in which she reportedly lied to police about her husband’s whereabouts while he was wanted on a felony arrest warrant.

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Plea Hearing Set for Today for Couple Accused of Duct Taping Child to Cupboard, Forcing Him to Sleep in Bathroom

| August 11, 2020
Plea Hearing Set for Today for Couple Accused of Duct Taping Child to Cupboard, Forcing Him to Sleep in Bathroom

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Plea hearings are set for today for a Venango County couple accused in a bizarre case in which they allegedly duct taped a child to a cupboard and forced him to sleep in the bathroom.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: S’mores Dip

| August 11, 2020
Venango County Recipe of the Day: S’mores Dip

Forget the hassle of building a camp fire when you can make a pot of s’mores dip!

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Comically Incorrect: Child Abuse

| August 11, 2020
Comically Incorrect: Child Abuse

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Child Abuse.

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Claytoonz: Bikers For Trump Virus

| August 11, 2020
Claytoonz: Bikers For Trump Virus

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Bikers for Trump Virus.

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Franklin’s Adoptable Furry Friend of the Week: Emmie

| August 10, 2020
Franklin’s Adoptable Furry Friend of the Week: Emmie

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

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Charges Filed Against Franklin Woman for Fleeing, Struggling With Police

| August 10, 2020
Charges Filed Against Franklin Woman for Fleeing, Struggling With Police

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A Franklin woman is facing criminal charges following an incident where she reportedly fled police, then struggled with them when they caught up to her.

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SPONSORED: Wanango Country Club Adds Pickleball Courts

| August 10, 2020
SPONSORED: Wanango Country Club Adds Pickleball Courts

RENO, Pa. (EYT) – Wanango Country Club has recently completed the transformation of the old tennis courts into four pickleball courts.

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Tionesta Woman Injured in Route 36 Crash

| August 10, 2020
Tionesta Woman Injured in Route 36 Crash

WASHINGTON TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Police say a Tionesta woman was injured in a crash in Washington Township on Saturday afternoon.

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Franklin Woman Whose One-Year-Old Found Wandering in Middle of Intersection Faces Hearing on Wednesday

| August 10, 2020
Franklin Woman Whose One-Year-Old Found Wandering in Middle of Intersection Faces Hearing on Wednesday

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A Franklin woman is facing a hearing on Wednesday on child endangerment charges after her one-year-old child was reportedly found wandering in the middle of an intersection in Franklin.

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Oil City Man Charged With Stealing Gun from Woman’s Bedroom Due in Court on Wednesday

| August 10, 2020
Oil City Man Charged With Stealing Gun from Woman’s Bedroom Due in Court on Wednesday

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – An Oil City man is facing a hearing on Wednesday for allegedly stealing a handgun from a woman’s residence.

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State Police Calls: Harassment Incidents, DUI

| August 10, 2020
State Police Calls: Harassment Incidents, DUI

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police responded to the following calls:

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Strawberry Cupcakes with Whipped Cream Frosting

| August 10, 2020
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Strawberry Cupcakes with Whipped Cream Frosting

Strawberry is just the right flavor to add to a cupcake!

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Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19: 760 Positive Cases Reported Statewide

| August 9, 2020
Department of Health Provides Update on COVID-19: 760 Positive Cases Reported Statewide

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., August 9, that there are 760 additional positive cases of COVID-19 reported to the department, bringing the statewide total to 118,852.

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Featured Local Job: Automotive Collision Combo Technician

| August 9, 2020
Featured Local Job: Automotive Collision Combo Technician

Gatesman Autobody is seeking an Automotive Collision Combo Technician.

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All American Awards and Engraving Soldier Spotlight: TSgt Clyde Krizon

| August 9, 2020
All American Awards and Engraving Soldier Spotlight: TSgt Clyde Krizon

TSgt Clyde Krizon served our country in the United States Air Force.

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SPONSORED: All Seasons Temporaries Inc. Featured Jobs of the Week

| August 9, 2020
SPONSORED: All Seasons Temporaries Inc. Featured Jobs of the Week

All Seasons Temporaries, Inc. has several new job openings in the local area.

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Franklin Woman Accused of Stealing Victim’s Debit Card

| August 9, 2020
Franklin Woman Accused of Stealing Victim’s Debit Card

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – A Franklin woman is facing criminal charges after she allegedly stole a victim’s debit card.

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Cranberry Man Injured in Rollover Crash on Route 322

| August 9, 2020
Cranberry Man Injured in Rollover Crash on Route 322

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police released details of a rollover crash that occurred on Wednesday afternoon on Route 322 in Cranberry Township.

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Last Call: The Tavern to Close Its Doors

| August 9, 2020
Last Call: The Tavern to Close Its Doors

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – An iconic Clarion establishment will close its doors permanently this week.

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