Venango County News

PA Department Of Health Extends Pause On Johnson & Johnson Vaccinations Following FDA/CDC Recommendation

| April 15, 2021
PA Department Of Health Extends Pause On Johnson & Johnson Vaccinations Following FDA/CDC Recommendation

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health on Thursday notified all COVID-19 vaccine providers that the pause in administering doses of the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) vaccine will be extended until April 24 or until updated guidance is provided from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

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Venango County Reports 10 New COVID-19 Cases, Four Additional Cases Reported in Forest County

| April 15, 2021
Venango County Reports 10 New COVID-19 Cases, Four Additional Cases Reported in Forest County

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported ten new COVID-19 cases as of 12:00 a.m., April 15.

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Area Man Charged With Attempting to Flee from Police, Resisting Arrest Waives Hearings

| April 16, 2021
Area Man Charged With Attempting to Flee from Police, Resisting Arrest Waives Hearings

VENANGO/CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – An area man waived hearings this week in Clarion and Venango Counties on charges from two incidents where he attempted to flee from police and resisted arrest.

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Forest Service Accepting Public Comments on Environmental Assessment

| April 16, 2021
Forest Service Accepting Public Comments on Environmental Assessment

MARIENVILLE, Pa. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service is accepting public review and comment on the Beaver Meadows Campground Decommissioning Project, on Allegheny National Forest.

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Keystone Baseball Tops Cranberry in Snowy Affair

| April 16, 2021
Keystone Baseball Tops Cranberry in Snowy Affair

SENECA, Pa. – In a four-hour long marathon with a rain/snow/hail delay, Keystone emerged victorious over Cranberry, 17-10.

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Oil City Softball Falls to Slippery Rock

| April 15, 2021
Oil City Softball Falls to Slippery Rock

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – The Oilers softball squad fell behind early and couldn’t get the bats going until late in a 9-3 loss to Slippery Rock.

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Featured Local Job: Full and Part-Time Corrections Officers

| April 15, 2021
Featured Local Job: Full and Part-Time Corrections Officers

Start a new career in Corrections at Venango County Prison today!

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Oil City Main Street Program One of 43 Organizations to Receive Pa. COVID-19 Funding

| April 15, 2021
Oil City Main Street Program One of 43 Organizations to Receive Pa. COVID-19 Funding

OIL CITY, Pa. – Oil City Main Street Program is one of 43 statewide organizations that will receive $50,000.00 in COVID-19 funding for future use and projects.

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Big Changes Coming to Local Winery

| April 15, 2021
Big Changes Coming to Local Winery

SHIPPENVILLE, Pa. – For the last twelve years, Deer Creek Winery has been known to be innovative and adaptive to changes as the family-owned business has grown.

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A-C Valley Junior Breaks Long Jump Record Previously Held by Her Coach

| April 15, 2021
A-C Valley Junior Breaks Long Jump Record Previously Held by Her Coach

FOXBURG, Pa. (EYT) – Junior track and field standout Baylee Blauser broke A-C Valley’s long jump record at the second track meet of the season on Tuesday.

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Franklin Taste of Talent Vocal Competition Audition Packets Available

| April 15, 2021
Franklin Taste of Talent Vocal Competition Audition Packets Available

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – Audition packets for the 11th Annual Taste of Talent Vocal Competition are now available.

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

| April 15, 2021
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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Seneca Man Jailed for Alleged Rape of 14-Year-Old Girl Faces Additional Charges

| April 15, 2021
Seneca Man Jailed for Alleged Rape of 14-Year-Old Girl Faces Additional Charges

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Additional charges have been filed against a Seneca man who is accused of raping a 14-year-old girl.

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Allegheny National Forest Receives Proposal to Renew Tour de Forest Trail Ride Special Use Permit

| April 15, 2021
Allegheny National Forest Receives Proposal to Renew Tour de Forest Trail Ride Special Use Permit

MARIENVILLE, Pa. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, has received a proposal from the Marienville Volunteer Fire Department to renew their special use permit for the biannual Tour de Forest Trail Ride.

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Police Respond to Suspected DUI Crash in Sugarcreek Borough

| April 15, 2021
Police Respond to Suspected DUI Crash in Sugarcreek Borough

SUGARCREEK BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police responded to a suspected DUI crash in Sugarcreek Borough on Monday night.

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SPONSORED: Check Out These April Deals at Clarion Ford

| April 15, 2021
SPONSORED: Check Out These April Deals at Clarion Ford

CLARION, Pa. – April brings awesome deals at Clarion Ford!

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Man Arrested for Witness Intimidation in Mineral Township Waives Hearing

| April 15, 2021
Man Arrested for Witness Intimidation in Mineral Township Waives Hearing

MINERAL TWP., Pa. (EYT) – An area man waived his hearing on Wednesday on charges related to the alleged intimidation of a witness in Mineral Township earlier this month.

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13th Annual Bill Beith Memorial Golf Tournament Set for June 14

| April 15, 2021
13th Annual Bill Beith Memorial Golf Tournament Set for June 14

RENO, Pa. – The 13th Annual Bill Beith Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at Wanango Country Club in Reno on Monday, June 14.

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Perry Township Community Days Are Back

| April 15, 2021
Perry Township Community Days Are Back

PERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Organizers for Perry Township Community Days are seeking vendors for this year’s event that is scheduled for August 20 through August 22.

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Department of Health: Over 6.6 Million Vaccinations to Date, First Doses of Vaccine To 40.1% of Population

| April 15, 2021
Department of Health: Over 6.6 Million Vaccinations to Date, First Doses of Vaccine To 40.1% of Population

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., April 14, there were 5,730 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 1,087,792.

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