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Wolf Administration Asking Residents to Avoid Travel During Winter Storm

Wolf Administration Asking Residents to Avoid Travel During Winter Storm

| January 16, 2022

​HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Wolf Administration today reminded motorists to avoid travel if possible and stay safe during a winter storm that will bring heavy snow to the western half of the state and a mix of snow, sleet and rain to much of the eastern half.

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294-Ton, 213 Foot Long ‘Superload’ Set to Move through Clarion County on Monday Night

294-Ton, 213 Foot Long ‘Superload’ Set to Move through Clarion County on Monday Night

| January 16, 2022

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – PennDOT is advising motorists that starting on Monday night, January 17, a superload being transported from West Milton, New York to Wampum, Pennsylvania is expected travel through portions of Forest, Clarion, and Venango counties.

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NWS Says Winter Storm Will Be Largest Since December of 2020

NWS Says Winter Storm Will Be Largest Since December of 2020

| January 14, 2022

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh said the upcoming winter storm will drop the largest amount of snow on the region since December of 2020.

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Superload to Travel Through Venango County

Superload to Travel Through Venango County

| January 14, 2022

DUNMORE, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) advised motorists that a superload being transported from West Milton, New York, to Wampum, Pennsylvania, began a more than 400-mile journey across the state.

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Clarion University to Continue With In-Person Classes, Will Require Masks

Clarion University to Continue With In-Person Classes, Will Require Masks

| January 14, 2022

CLARION, Pa. – The leadership at the three sister campuses – California, Clarion and Edinboro – is continuously monitoring reports from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Pennsylvania Department of Health concerning the rise in COVID-19 cases due to the omicron variant.

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Venango County Reports 74 New COVID-19 Cases; 3 Cases Reported in Forest County

Venango County Reports 74 New COVID-19 Cases; 3 Cases Reported in Forest County

| January 13, 2022

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported 74 new COVID-19 cases as of Wednesday, January 12.

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Pa. House Approves Proposed Congressional Map as Court Challenges Loom

Pa. House Approves Proposed Congressional Map as Court Challenges Loom

| January 13, 2022

HARRISBURG, Pa. — The Pennsylvania House has advanced a new congressional map that nonpartisan analysts say has a clear Republican advantage, but its fate remains unclear as a court-mandated deadline looms.

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State Department of Health Provides Weekly Update on COVID-19

State Department of Health Provides Weekly Update on COVID-19

| January 13, 2022

HARRISBURG, Pa. – On Tuesday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health provided a weekly COVID-19 update as of Monday, January 10.

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Venango County Reports 53 New COVID-19 Cases; 8 Cases Reported in Forest County

Venango County Reports 53 New COVID-19 Cases; 8 Cases Reported in Forest County

| January 12, 2022

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported 53 new COVID-19 cases as of Tuesday, January 11.

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AAA: Gas Prices Decrease in Western PA; Crude Oil Prices Climbing Again

AAA: Gas Prices Decrease in Western PA; Crude Oil Prices Climbing Again

| January 12, 2022

VENANGO CO., Pa. – Gas prices are one cent lower in Western Pennsylvania this week at $3.516 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.

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