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  • 15 Dec 2017

    Winter Weather May Extend into Christmas

      Winter weather kept motorists on their toes Wednesday into Thursday. A large system originated in Wisconsin and worked its way across the Great Lakes. As it hit Lake Erie, Armstrong County ended up with the residual effects. It appears we ...

  • 15 Dec 2017

    Public Not Aware of New Pet Laws

    The onslaught of frigid temperatures this week caused Orphans of the Storm animal shelter to consider pets who are outside. The Rayburn Township facility reminded the public that Governor Tom Wolf signed into law back in August 2017 new tougher ...

  • 15 Dec 2017

    Armstrong County Received Fair Share of PennDOT Projects

    INDIANA, PA – The Wolf Administration announced this week that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Indiana-based Engineering District 10 region saw 110 roadway miles paved and more than 60 construction contracts put out ...

  • 14 Dec 2017

    Councilman-Elect Pascal Criticizes Leechburg’s Decisions

    LEECHBURG – Chuck Pascal isn’t wasting any time in public discussing Personnel matters prior to his taking office as a Leechburg Councilman. Pascal served 16 years on the Leechburg School Board, and four years as Mayor. He has been ...

  • 14 Dec 2017

    Businessman Involved in Wednesday Night Crash

    KITTANNING – A Kittanning businessman avoided serious injury when his vehicle went out of control on North Water Street in downtown Kittanning. Angelo Mantini was driving south on North Water Street. He crossed into the northbound lane, ...

  • 13 Dec 2017

    Local Man Honored by Tourist Bureau

    A Christmas celebration luncheon was given at the Belmont Complex in honor of a man who has led the Armstrong County Tourist Bureau for the past 13 years. Jack Bennett has served the Armstrong County Tourist Bureau on its Board since 2004. ...

  • 13 Dec 2017

    Ford City Says “Bah-Humbug” to Free Christmas Parking

    FORD CITY – Charles Dickens in his novel A Christmas Carol created the fictional character Ebinizer Scrooge who expressed his disgust of the Christmas season with his response: “Bah Humbug!” Ford City Mayor Jeff Cogley along with Borough ...

  • 13 Dec 2017

    ACMH Named Armstrong County Employer of the Year

    At its December 8, 2017 Board meeting, the Tri-County Workforce Investment Board, Inc. presented an Employer of the Year Award in Armstrong, Butler, and Indiana Counties for employers who have significantly contributed to the workforce ...

  • 12 Dec 2017

    Ford City Flip-Flops on Casino Decision

    Municipalities have been in a quandary since Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced the creation of ten “mini-casinos” in the Commonwealth. The state essentially gave municipalities less than 60 days to decide if they wanted to ...

  • 12 Dec 2017

    Police Plan for Holiday Enforcement

    The Pennsylvania State Police urges motorists to drive carefully and be courteous to all drivers and pedestrians when traveling during the holidays. During this time of the year, traffic and pedestrian activity may be greater than normal. ...

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