Venango County News

Kerle Tire Company Volleyball Match of the Week: Northern Potter at Cranberry

| October 26, 2021
Kerle Tire Company Volleyball Match of the Week: Northern Potter at Cranberry

Kerle Tire Company Volleyball Match of the Week: Northern Potter at Cranberry.

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Venango County Reports 31 New COVID-19 Cases; Two New Cases Reported in Forest County

| October 26, 2021
Venango County Reports 31 New COVID-19 Cases; Two New Cases Reported in Forest County

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported 31 new COVID-19 cases as of Tuesday, October 26.

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Featured Local Job: Forensic Liaison

| October 26, 2021
Featured Local Job: Forensic Liaison

Clarion County Department of Mental Health currently has an opening for a Forensic Liaison.

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Father Andrew Kawecki Pleads to Assault of Eleven-year-old Altar Boy

| October 25, 2021
Father Andrew Kawecki Pleads to Assault of Eleven-year-old Altar Boy

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Attorney General Josh Shapiro today announced that a Pennsylvania County priest has pleaded no contest to repeatedly assaulting an 11-year-old altar boy starting in 2004 and continuing until the boy was 14.

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Oil City Man Accused of Stealing Box Truck from Local Business

| October 26, 2021
Oil City Man Accused of Stealing Box Truck from Local Business

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Felony theft charges have been filed against an Oil City man who allegedly stole a box truck from a local business.

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Local Family Pleads for Return of Stolen Antique Grandfather Clock

| October 26, 2021
Local Family Pleads for Return of Stolen Antique Grandfather Clock

COOPERSTOWN BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – A local family is pleading for the return of an antique grandfather clock that was stolen recently in Cooperstown Borough.

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Man Charged With Homicide in Relation to Woman’s Death in Crawford County Last Year

| October 26, 2021
Man Charged With Homicide in Relation to Woman’s Death in Crawford County Last Year

CRAWFORD CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Crawford County man was arraigned on criminal homicide and firearms charges on Monday in relation to the shooting death of a woman last September.

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Local Woman Injured in Crash on Palmer Avenue

| October 26, 2021
Local Woman Injured in Crash on Palmer Avenue

SUGARCREEK BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – Police say a local woman was injured in a crash that occurred early Sunday morning on Palmer Avenue in Sugarcreek Borough.

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Pa. Is on the Brink of Regulating Recovery Homes for the First Time. Here’s What You Need To Know.

| October 26, 2021
Pa. Is on the Brink of Regulating Recovery Homes for the First Time. Here’s What You Need To Know.

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Wolf administration has cleared one of the final hurdles to enact oversight of Pennsylvania’s drug and alcohol recovery homes, an effort aimed at protecting vulnerable people from being exploited by unscrupulous owners.

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SPONSORED: Checkout Growing Inventory at Clarion Ford

| October 26, 2021
SPONSORED: Checkout Growing Inventory at Clarion Ford

Inventory is growing every day and the deals keep getting better at Clarion Ford.

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Hearing for Franklin Woman Charged With Using Meth While Caring for Young Child, Resisting Arrest Set for Tomorrow

| October 26, 2021
Hearing for Franklin Woman Charged With Using Meth While Caring for Young Child, Resisting Arrest Set for Tomorrow

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – A hearing is scheduled for Wednesday for a Franklin woman charged with using methamphetamine while caring for a young child and resisting arrest.

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Case Against Man Charged With Rape of Juvenile at Harmony Township Residence Moves Forward in Court

| October 26, 2021
Case Against Man Charged With Rape of Juvenile at Harmony Township Residence Moves Forward in Court

FOREST CO., Pa. (EYT) – The case against a man who is accused of the rape of a juvenile at a residence in Harmony Township last year recently moved forward in court.

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State House Posthumously Honors Life, Contributions of Fred McIlhattan

| October 26, 2021
State House Posthumously Honors Life, Contributions of Fred McIlhattan

HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania House of Representatives unanimously voted Monday to posthumously honor the late Fred McIlhattan, who served as the state representative for the 63rd District from 1997 to 2008, said Rep. Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest), author of the resolution.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Coleslaw with Poppy Seed Dressing

| October 26, 2021
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Coleslaw with Poppy Seed Dressing

Venango County Recipe of the Day: Coleslaw with Poppy Seed Dressing – Sponsored by Clarion Federal Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: Nurse Ratchet

| October 26, 2021
Comically Incorrect: Nurse Ratchet

An editorial cartoon by A. F. Branco: Nurse Ratchet.

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Venango County Reports 118 New COVID-19 Cases, One Death Since Friday; Four New Cases Reported in Forest County

| October 25, 2021
Venango County Reports 118 New COVID-19 Cases, One Death Since Friday; Four New Cases Reported in Forest County

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported 118 new COVID-19 cases and one additional death as of Monday, October 25.

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Franklin’s Adoptable Furry Friends of the Week: Comet and Chase

| October 25, 2021
Franklin’s Adoptable Furry Friends of the Week: Comet and Chase

Franklin’s Adoptable Furry Friends this week: Comet and Chase – Sponsored by Franklin-Oil Region Credit Union.

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Report of Drunk Man Attempting to Start Fight Leads to Arrest of Wanted Florida Man in Sugarcreek Borough

| October 25, 2021
Report of Drunk Man Attempting to Start Fight Leads to Arrest of Wanted Florida Man in Sugarcreek Borough

SUGARCREEK BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – Police say a report of an intoxicated man attempting to start fights with residents in a local trailer park led to the arrest of a wanted Florida man in Sugarcreek Borough on Friday evening.

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Route 8 in Venango County Entering Final Phase of Work

| October 25, 2021
Route 8 in Venango County Entering Final Phase of Work

VENANGO CO., Pa. – The two-year, $32.6 million project to repair and reconstruct nearly 10 miles of Route 8 from Georgetown Road (Route 3004) in Irwin Township to Polk Cutoff Road (Route 3024) in Sandycreek Township in Venango County is nearly complete.

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Police Investigating Burglary in Cornplanter Township

| October 25, 2021
Police Investigating Burglary in Cornplanter Township

CORNPLANTER TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police are investigating a burglary that took place earlier this month in Cornplanter Township.

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