Venango County News

Case Against Local Woman Accused of Using Victim’s Debit Card Held for Court

| May 19, 2022
Case Against Local Woman Accused of Using Victim’s Debit Card Held for Court

FRANKLIN, Pa. (EYT) – The case against a 44-year-old woman who allegedly admitted to using a man’s debit card has been held for court.

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Martincic Receives SBA Small Business Person of the Year Award

Martincic Receives SBA Small Business Person of the Year Award

TIONESTA, Pa. – National Small Business Week 2022 highlighted the tenacity and resilience of small business owners in the US who despite the trials and tribulations brought by the COVID-19 pandemic have continued to support our economy, and deliver the services and products that Americans depend on every day. One of the many small business […]

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Police Release Details on DUI Crash in Cornplanter Township

| May 19, 2022
Police Release Details on DUI Crash in Cornplanter Township

CORNPLANTER TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Franklin-based State Police have released the details of a recent DUI crash in Cornplanter Township.

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Tour De Forest Returns This Weekend at Allegheny National Forest

| May 19, 2022
Tour De Forest Returns This Weekend at Allegheny National Forest

MARIENVILLE, Pa. – The Marienville Volunteer Fire Company will hold their semi-annual Tour de Forest ATV/UTV/OHM ride on Allegheny National Forest roads on Saturday, May 21, and Sunday, May 22.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: BBQ Brisket Flatbread Pizzas

| May 19, 2022
Venango County Recipe of the Day: BBQ Brisket Flatbread Pizzas

Venango County Recipe of the Day: BBQ Brisket Flatbread Pizzas – Sponsored by Clarion Federal Credit Union.

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Dr. Oz, McCormick Senate Race Remains Too Close To Call

| May 18, 2022
Dr. Oz, McCormick Senate Race Remains Too Close To Call

HARRISBURG, Pa. (EYT) – The heated Pennsylvania U.S. Senate race between Dr. Mehmet Oz and Dave McCormick remains too close to call.

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Featured Local Job: Administrative Assistant- Magisterial District Court

| May 18, 2022
Featured Local Job: Administrative Assistant- Magisterial District Court

Forest County currently has an opening for an Administrative Assistant within its District Court office.

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Mastriano Wins GOP Nomination For Governor, Will Face Democrat Shapiro in November

| May 18, 2022
Mastriano Wins GOP Nomination For Governor, Will Face Democrat Shapiro in November

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Retired U.S. Army Colonel and current state senator for Pennsylvania’s 33rd District Doug Mastriano is the projected winner of the commonwealth’s Republican primary for governor.

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Win-It-Wednesday: Sign Up for a Chance to Win a Restaurant Gift Card

| May 18, 2022
Win-It-Wednesday: Sign Up for a Chance to Win a Restaurant Gift Card

CRANBERRY, Pa. (EYT) – 4 Your Car Connection of Cranberry has teamed up with exploreVenango.com for a popular weekly giveaway – Win-It-Wednesday!

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Woman Charged for Falsely Reporting Strangulation in Cranberry Township

| May 18, 2022
Woman Charged for Falsely Reporting Strangulation in Cranberry Township

CRANBERRY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A 53-year-old woman is facing charges after allegedly admitting to falsely reporting that she was a victim of strangulation in February 2021 in Cranberry Township.

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Project to Replace Route 62 Bridge in Polk to Start Soon

| May 18, 2022
Project to Replace Route 62 Bridge in Polk to Start Soon

POLK, Pa. – The project to replace the 80-year-old bridge that carries Route 62 over Little Sandy Creek in Polk Borough, Venango County, is expected to start next week.

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Gov. Wolf: New Funding Awarded to Slippery Rock University for Manufacturing Internship Program

| May 18, 2022
Gov. Wolf: New Funding Awarded to Slippery Rock University for Manufacturing Internship Program

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf on Tuesday announced $179,181 in new funding for Slippery Rock University, through Pennsylvania’s Manufacturing PA Training-to-Career Program (MTTC), to support a student internship program at food and beverage manufacturing facilities in Allegheny, Butler, and Erie counties.

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Restoration Project on Route 8 in Venango County to Start Next Month

| May 18, 2022
Restoration Project on Route 8 in Venango County to Start Next Month

VENANGO CO., Pa. – A $3 million restoration project that will give motorists a smoother ride on more than two miles of Route 8 in Venango County is scheduled to start soon.

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Hearing Continued for Local Couple Accused of Abusing Infant

| May 18, 2022
Hearing Continued for Local Couple Accused of Abusing Infant

VENANGO CO., Pa. (EYT) – A hearing was continued on Wednesday for a local couple facing aggravated assault, child endangerment, and related charges after multiple physical injuries to their three-week-old child were reportedly discovered at a Pittsburgh area hospital.

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Police: Vehicle Strikes Amish Buggy Driven By 12-Year-Old

| May 18, 2022
Police: Vehicle Strikes Amish Buggy Driven By 12-Year-Old

BEAVER TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Police have released information surrounding a crash which involved a car and an Amish buggy driven by a 12-year-old juvenile.

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Venango County Recipe of the Day: Greek Beef Pitas

| May 18, 2022
Venango County Recipe of the Day: Greek Beef Pitas

Venango County Recipe of the Day: Greek Beef Pitas – Sponsored by Clarion Federal Credit Union.

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Comically Incorrect: Crowning Achievements

| May 18, 2022
Comically Incorrect: Crowning Achievements

An editorial cartoon by A.F. Branco: Crowning Achievements.

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Claytoonz: Not My Department

| May 18, 2022
Claytoonz: Not My Department

An editorial cartoon by Clay Jones: Not My Department.

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Fetterman Wins Democratic Nod in U.S. Senate Race

| May 17, 2022
Fetterman Wins Democratic Nod in U.S. Senate Race

PITTSBURGH, Pa. (EYT) – John Fetterman is the winner of the Democratic nomination for an open U.S. Senate seat in Pennsylvania.

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PennDOT: Three Roads Remain Closed in Venango County

| May 17, 2022
PennDOT: Three Roads Remain Closed in Venango County

VENANGO COUNTY, Pa. – Three state-owned roadways in Venango County remain closed following yesterday’s storm.

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