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Two ‘Fracture Critical’ Local Bridge Projects Need More Public Comments, Not Done Deal

Two ‘Fracture Critical’ Local Bridge Projects Need More Public Comments, Not Done Deal

| November 24, 2021

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Tina Gibbs, community relations coordinator for PennDOT District 10 that covers Armstrong, Butler Clarion, Indiana, and Jefferson Counties, briefed member of Clarion Rotary on Monday about “What’s going on in Clarion County.”

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Freedom to Vote Act Caravan Covers Three Counties

Freedom to Vote Act Caravan Covers Three Counties

| November 17, 2021

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – Indivisible We Rise – West Central PA hosted a Freedom to Vote – Time to Act Caravan traversing three counties to draw attention to the Freedom to Vote Act and “the need to pressure Senator Pat Toomey to step up, do his job, and pass this important legislation.”

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PASSHE Seeks to Flush Stormwater Fees; Claims It’s a Tax & Not a Fee

PASSHE Seeks to Flush Stormwater Fees; Claims It’s a Tax & Not a Fee

| August 30, 2021

CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education is not allowing at least two of its universities, Clarion and West Chester (WCU), to pay stormwater invoices sent to the universities.

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Chamber Honors Heroes of Venango County

Chamber Honors Heroes of Venango County

| April 19, 2021

OIL CITY, Pa. (EYT) – Knowing that they could not host their annual February Awards Ceremony this year, the Venango Area Chamber of Commerce wanted to do something different, so they set out looking for everyday heroes, and people responded with 107 nominations.

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Skyrocketing Costs of Construction Materials Hits Both Consumers and Contractors

Skyrocketing Costs of Construction Materials Hits Both Consumers and Contractors

| April 6, 2021

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Skyrocketing increases in construction supplies have surprised contractors and customers alike in Venango, Clarion, and Jefferson Counties.

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Kahle Lake Virtual Meeting Set for April 8

Kahle Lake Virtual Meeting Set for April 8

| April 1, 2021

LAMARTINE, Pa.(EYT) – A virtual meeting regarding the upcoming plans to repair a hazardous dam at Kahle Lake will be held on Thursday, April 8.

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Jenny Allen Is Fourth Generation Working in Former Emlenton School; Launches Allegheny Pines Pottery

Jenny Allen Is Fourth Generation Working in Former Emlenton School; Launches Allegheny Pines Pottery

| March 31, 2021

EMLENTON, Pa. (EYT) – Jenny Allen finds herself as the fourth generation of her family working in the Emlenton Crawford Center located in Venango County.

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‘GT’ Thompson: Return to Farming Roots Could Spur Population Growth

‘GT’ Thompson: Return to Farming Roots Could Spur Population Growth

| February 23, 2021

KNOX, Pa. (EYT) – The Clarion Venango Forest County Farm Bureau quickly satisfied its mission to be an active and unified voice of the Clarion Venango Forest County Farms on Friday morning at a legislative breakfast at the Big Country Restaurant in Knox.

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Business Is Hopping in Knox With Plans to Open American Rabbit Breeders Association Headquarters and Museum

Business Is Hopping in Knox With Plans to Open American Rabbit Breeders Association Headquarters and Museum

| December 23, 2020

KNOX, Pa.(EYT) – Business is hopping in Knox this week after the announcement that the American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARBA) have plans to locate its Headquarters and International Museum at the Countryside Crafts building site.

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Blue Collar Tavern on Defying Wolf’s Order: ‘We Cannot Survive on Carry-Out Alone’

Blue Collar Tavern on Defying Wolf’s Order: ‘We Cannot Survive on Carry-Out Alone’

| December 19, 2020

EMLENTON, Pa. (EYT) – The Blue Collar Tavern is part of a growing resistance to the latest mitigation order from Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and Owner Betty Davidson-Caudill says the Emlenton tavern has no plans to back down.

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