Venango County News

Venango County Photo of the Day

| January 15, 2022
Venango County Photo of the Day

These ladies enjoy time together while getting in a water workout. Courtesy of Oil City YMCA.

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SPONSORED: New Year. New Deals. Ask Ben or Wylie About Redbank Chevrolet’s GM Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles!

| January 14, 2022
SPONSORED: New Year. New Deals. Ask Ben or Wylie About Redbank Chevrolet’s GM Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles!

NEW BETHLEHEM, Pa. (EYT) – New Year. New Deals. Stop in at Redbank Chevrolet in New Bethlehem and ask Ben Kundick Jr. or Wylie Miller about their GM Certified Pre-Owned Vehicles.

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Motorists Urged to Avoid Unnecessary Travel As Winter Storm Approaches

| January 14, 2022
Motorists Urged to Avoid Unnecessary Travel As Winter Storm Approaches

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Ahead of snowy conditions, cold temperatures and high winds expected across most of the state this weekend, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) are advising motorists to avoid unnecessary travel during the storm.

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Over $20,000 in Fentanyl, Meth & Crack Cocaine Seized in Major Drug Bust in Clarion County

| January 14, 2022
Over $20,000 in Fentanyl, Meth & Crack Cocaine Seized in Major Drug Bust in Clarion County

FARMINGTON TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Clarion County District Attorney Drew Welsh issued a press release on Friday afternoon announcing that over $20,000.00 in fentanyl, methamphetamine, and crack cocaine were seized in a major drug bust in Farmington Township.

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Featured Local Jobs: Several Positions Available Through All Seasons Temporaries Inc.

| January 14, 2022
Featured Local Jobs: Several Positions Available Through All Seasons Temporaries Inc.

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

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NWS Says Winter Storm Will Be Largest Since December of 2020

| January 14, 2022
NWS Says Winter Storm Will Be Largest Since December of 2020

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

| January 14, 2022
Superload to Travel Through Venango County

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

| January 14, 2022
Clarion University to Continue With In-Person Classes, Will Require Masks

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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SPONSORED: Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) Treatable at West Park Rehab.

| January 14, 2022
SPONSORED: Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) Treatable at West Park Rehab.

SENECA, Pa. (EYT) – Every year, millions of people in the United States develop vertigo. The physical therapists at West Park Rehab are movement experts.

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Tionesta Woman Sentenced to Probation for Stealing Nearly $12K From Local Assisted Living Facility, Clients

| January 14, 2022
Tionesta Woman Sentenced to Probation for Stealing Nearly $12K From Local Assisted Living Facility, Clients

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Tionesta woman was sentenced on Wednesday to two years of probation for stealing nearly $12,000.00 from an assisting living facility and two of its clients.

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Who’s Hiring in Venango County

| January 14, 2022
Who’s Hiring in Venango County

A look at which local companies have employment opportunities in Venango County and surrounding areas.

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Rouseville Man Allegedly Threatened to Burn Down Ex-Girlfriend’s Trailer, Kill Her and Her Dog

| January 14, 2022
Rouseville Man Allegedly Threatened to Burn Down Ex-Girlfriend’s Trailer, Kill Her and Her Dog

ROUSEVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – State Police are investigating a case of terroristic threats in Venango County.

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Free Pizza Friday a Hit Among Local Residents!

| January 14, 2022
Free Pizza Friday a Hit Among Local Residents!

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – Villa Italia Ristorante and exploreVenango.com have teamed up to offer Venango County residents a weekly giveaway – Free Pizza Friday!

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Clarion University’s Martin Luther King Breakfast Moves to Virtual Format

| January 14, 2022
Clarion University’s Martin Luther King Breakfast Moves to Virtual Format

CLARION, Pa. – The 10th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Breakfast set for Monday morning has moved to a virtual format.

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Featured Local Job: Maintenance/Custodial Support

| January 14, 2022
Featured Local Job: Maintenance/Custodial Support

Riverview Intermediate Unit 6 currently has an opening for a Maintenance/Custodial Support person at its headquarters.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Apple Pie

| January 14, 2022
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Apple Pie

Venango County Recipe of the Day: Apple Pie – Sponsored by Clarion Federal Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: Fact-Checked

| January 14, 2022
Comically Incorrect: Fact-Checked

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Fact-Checked.

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Claytoonz: Give Us The Ballot

| January 14, 2022
Claytoonz: Give Us The Ballot

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Give Us The Ballot.

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

| January 13, 2022
Venango County Reports 74 New COVID-19 Cases; 3 Cases Reported in Forest County

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

| January 13, 2022
Pa. House Approves Proposed Congressional Map as Court Challenges Loom

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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