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Cleveland residents shaken up by ‘quake

CLEVELAND (AP) — Federal geologists say an earthquake of an estimated magnitude 4 has hit just northeast of Cleveland in Lake Erie, shaking up residents who flooded dispatch centers with calls. There were no immediate reports of damage from the earthquake of the preliminary depth of 3.11 ...

‘The fawn is still there’

A recalcitrant offspring can prove to be a problem for even a mother doe. This was proven to me in a little drama that was played out on a lawn area that rises from the bank of the Allegheny River just north of our cabin in Althom, which fronts the river. I had just stepped out of our cabin ...

A child’s perspective

One of my favorite parts of being a naturalist is watching kids discover things they have never seen before. So many children simply don’t get the opportunity to explore outdoors or don’t even know that exploring outside is an option. Audubon does a lot of programs for schools in ...

Music in The Park

Summer may be a few weeks away on the calendar, but for music-lovers it boogied into town on Friday. Take Five took to the stage for this season’s first evening of outdoor entertainment. A crowd of all ages gathered in the cool spring air as the band belted out classic and contemporary ...

Nineteen properties sold in tax sale

Nearly half of the properties up for judicial sale are back on the tax rolls. That’s the rest of the sale which took place last Friday at the Warren County Courthouse. Tax Claim Director Phil Gilbert said a total of 41 properties went to the sale and 19 were sold. Of the properties ...

Tornado Watch

National Weather Service has issued a Tornado Watch in 33 PA counties, including Warren, until 10 p.m. Tuesday.

Tornado Watch issued

The National Weather Service in State College has issued a tornado watch for Warren County until 10 p.m. tonight. Scattered severe thunderstorms with damaging winds 60 mph or greater and large hail exceeding 1 inch in diameter are possible this afternoon and evening. Tornadoes are possible.

Severe Thunderstorm alert

According to National Weather Service: “A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT PARTS OF WARREN AND MCKEANCOUNTIES UNTIL 730 PM EDT At 656 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm over Lottsville, moving east at 35 mph. Wind gusts up to 50 mph and pea size hail are possible. ...

Four Flags ceremony Saturday

The annual Four Flags Ceremony will be held at 10:45 a.m. Saturday at Heritage Point, Crescent Park at the foot of the Veterans Memorial Bridge in Warren. The event will feature the presentation and raising of the flags of nations — the Seneca Nation of Indians, France, England, and the ...

Weep not for us

Not all presidents cut down cherry trees. In celebration of Arbor Day, the Hill and Dale Garden Club planted a weeping cherry tree at Eisenhower High School. The tree was planted outside of the bus loop at the high school. The tree is not expected to grow much beyond 15 feet in height and ...

Former Titusville teacher charged with having sex with 14-year-old student

A former Titusville Area School District teacher has been arrested for allegedly having sex with a 14-year-old student. Rochelle L. Cressman, 32, of Titusville, is charged with 10 counts of statutory sexual assault; 10 counts of IDSI — person less than 16 years old; unlawful contact with a ...

Storm damage results in extended power outage

In response to damages from Sunday night's storm, Penelec has cut power to an area of upper Conewango Avenue. According to City of Warren Police Chief Brandon Deppen, that outage could last multiple days. According to Penelec's outage website, more than 500 customers in that area are affected ...

St. Joe’s students make a difference with ‘project plastic’

Fourth graders in Warren County are making a difference. A group of students at St. Joseph Catholic School have started a recycling program — Project Plastic. The girls run the daily part of the program as an assembly line. From reaching into trash cans to dealing with whatever is on ...

Good eggs

An egg-citing event that promises eggs-ercise for everyone will be held for the first time this year just in time to celebrate Easter. The Lacy Park “Egg”cellent Easter “Shell”ebration will take place at Lacy Park on Saturday, April 20 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., with an Egg Hunt ...

Fire watch

The National Weather Service in State College has issued a Fire Weather Watch for Warren and McKean counties, in effect from Wednesday morning through Wednesday evening. During this time, outdoor burning is not recommended. Critical fire weather conditions are possible. There is an ...

Chautauqua County charges Corry residents at traffic stop

Two Corry residents are facing a host of charges after drugs, cash and a stolen gun were found during a traffic stop in Chautauqua County, N.Y. Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Deputies took Jerry J. Roneker Jr., 42, and Lyndsey A. Sventek, 26, into custody after the stop shortly before 3 ...

Victor Luce, Jr.

Victor M. Luce, Jr., 50, of Jamestown, N.Y. and formerly of Warren, PA., died on Saturday evening, February 24, 2019 as the result of a car-truck accident. He was born November 23, 1968 in Warren, PA. He was the son of Victor M. Luce, Sr. of Bradford, PA., and Marie Wagner of Hickory, ...

On The Record

Pine Grove Twp. Harassment. At 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, police responded to a verbal altercation between a 53-year-old female of Russell and a 26-year-old female of Russell. The altercation allegedly escalated and became physical. Both females were charged with harassment via non-traffic ...