Venango County News

All American Awards and Engraving Soldier Spotlight: Korean Conflict Veteran Don Orr

| February 28, 2021
All American Awards and Engraving Soldier Spotlight: Korean Conflict Veteran Don Orr

Don Orr served our country in the United States Air Force.

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Traffic Stop Results in DUI, Drug Arrest in Cranberry Township

| February 28, 2021
Traffic Stop Results in DUI, Drug Arrest in Cranberry Township

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A Franklin woman was arrested on DUI and drug charges following a traffic stop on Thursday afternoon.

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Franklin Man Caught With Meth at Venango County Jail Waives Hearing

| February 28, 2021
Franklin Man Caught With Meth at Venango County Jail Waives Hearing

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A Franklin man who was caught with methamphetamine at the Venango County Jail waived his hearing in court on Wednesday.

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The Medical Minute: Don’t Overdo It in Winter Weather

| February 28, 2021
The Medical Minute: Don’t Overdo It in Winter Weather

HERSHEY, Pa. – Whether the blanket of snow outside beckons you to a winter playland of skiing and sledding or to the mundane tasks of shoveling or snow blowing, consider your health and safety before you venture out.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Boston Cream Angel Food Cake

| February 28, 2021
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Boston Cream Angel Food Cake

Make this easy and delicious dessert to top off your Sunday meal!

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Oil City Girls Surge to Win Over Meadville

| February 27, 2021
Oil City Girls Surge to Win Over Meadville

OIL CITY, Pa. – Oil City was kept off the board in the first quarter but emerged 48-39 victors over Meadville after three big offensive quarters.

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Redbank Alumni Pull Together to Help Ailing Classmate

| February 27, 2021
Redbank Alumni Pull Together to Help Ailing Classmate

CLARION CO., Pa. (EYT) – Alumni from the Redbank Valley High School class of 1991 have pulled together to help a classmate coping with inoperable cancer.

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Why Spotlight PA is Spending a Year Investigating Pennsylvania’s Redistricting Process

| February 27, 2021
Why Spotlight PA is Spending a Year Investigating Pennsylvania’s Redistricting Process

In 2021, a handful of politicians will wield power over one of the most consequential and overlooked aspects of our democracy: redrawing Pennsylvania’s political districts.

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Structure Fire Destroys Venus Home

| February 27, 2021
Structure Fire Destroys Venus Home

VENUS, Pa. (EYT) – A large structure fire destroyed a house in Venus on Friday night.

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Pennsylvanians Can Now Use COVID Alert PA To Access Important COVID-19 Vaccine Information

| February 27, 2021
Pennsylvanians Can Now Use COVID Alert PA To Access Important COVID-19 Vaccine Information

HARRISBURG, Pa. – Acting Secretary of Health Alison Beam announced that Pennsylvanians can now use COVID Alert PA to access important COVID-19 vaccine information through an updated version of the app.

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Man Accused of Punching Oil City Police Officer Waives Hearing

| February 27, 2021
Man Accused of Punching Oil City Police Officer Waives Hearing

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A local man who reportedly punched an Oil City Police Officer waived his hearing in court on Wednesday.

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SPONSORED: Beverage-Air Is Looking to Fill Immediate Openings

| February 27, 2021
SPONSORED: Beverage-Air Is Looking to Fill Immediate Openings

BROOKVILLE, Pa. – Join the outstanding TEAM at the Beverage-Air plant in Brookville, Pa.!

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Vanilla Chocolate Chip Cake

| February 27, 2021
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Vanilla Chocolate Chip Cake

Serve this moist and flavorful cake as a weekend treat!

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Venango County Reports Seven New COVID-19 Cases; One New Case, One Additional Death Reported in Forest County

| February 26, 2021
Venango County Reports Seven New COVID-19 Cases; One New Case, One Additional Death Reported in Forest County

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed that Venango County reported seven new COVID-19 cases as of 12:00 a.m. on February 26.

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Featured Local Job: STI Nurse Program Coordinator

| February 26, 2021
Featured Local Job: STI Nurse Program Coordinator

Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Northwest Pa Rural Aids Alliance, seeks an STI (Sexually Transmitted Disease) Nurse Program Coordinator.

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Oil City Girls Topple Titusville

| February 26, 2021
Oil City Girls Topple Titusville

TITUSVILLE, Pa. – The Oilers kept things airtight on defense and found success scoring from inside the arc in a 35-16 win over Titusville. view full post »

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New Coronavirus Grants for Small Pa. Businesses Aim for Inclusivity, but Can’t Track Success

| February 26, 2021
New Coronavirus Grants for Small Pa. Businesses Aim for Inclusivity, but Can’t Track Success

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Applications open next month for $145 million in state grants for small hospitality businesses, with a significant change by lawmakers intended to ensure the money is more accessible to low-income and minority owners shut out from some relief last year.

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Vaccine Clinic Opens at Cranberry Mall

| February 26, 2021
Vaccine Clinic Opens at Cranberry Mall

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (ETY) – The new UPMC Northwest Vaccination Clinic opened at 8:00 a.m. Friday at the former Bon-Ton location in the Cranberry Mall.

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Free Pizza Friday a Hit Among Local Residents

| February 26, 2021
Free Pizza Friday a Hit Among Local Residents

Villa Italia Ristorante and exploreVenango.com have teamed up to offer Venango County residents a weekly giveaway – Free Pizza Friday!

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Tionesta Man Facing Charges for Breaking into Building, Stealing Vehicle in North Carolina

| February 26, 2021
Tionesta Man Facing Charges for Breaking into Building, Stealing Vehicle in North Carolina

STANLEY CO., N.C. (EYT) – A Tionesta man is facing criminal charges in North Carolina for allegedly breaking into a building and stealing a vehicle.

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