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Clarion man sentenced in assault of girlfriend
A Clarion man who pleaded guilty in June to the aggravated assault of his girlfriend last year was sentenced earlier this month to serve up to eight years in prison.Clarion County President Judge James Arner ordered James Edwards, 40, formerly of Franklin, on Aug. 1, to serve a minimum of four years
Clarion County Housing Authority Ahead of the Game with Smoking Ban in Public Housing
CLARION, Pa. (EYT)– On July 31, the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development’s ban on smoking in public housing took effect across the United States. While the ban does not prohibit smokers from utilizing public housing, it does ban the use of cigarettes, cigars, and pipes inside an
Hometown Hero Banners Coming to Main Street Clarion
The deadline for applications for a banner is Friday, August 17, and are available at the American Legion on Main Street.
Vehicle Crashes into Tree Off Route 36; Man Seriously Injured
JEFFERSON CO. Pa. (EYT)– A one-vehicle accident occurred on Tuesday afternoon on Colonel Drake Highway (State Route 36), in Oliver Township, Jefferson County.
BREAKING NEWS: Man Taken into Custody Following Foot Pursuit in Clarion Borough
According to Clarion Borough Police Chief William Peck, 29-year-oldJustin Hendricks, of Clarion, was taken into custody following a foot pursuit near Seidle Chevrolet in Clarion Borough on Tuesday morning.
State Police Calls: Retail Theft, Identity Theft
According to police, PSP Clarion investigated a report of a retail theft that occurred around 11:00 a.m. on Monday, August 13, at Walmart in Monroe Township.
Clarion library summer reading program rocked
The Clarion Free Library wrapped up the 2018 Summer Quest on Thursday, Aug. 2. This year's theme was: Libraries Rock!
Woman Waives Hearing on DUI, Child Endangerment Charges in Redbank Township
According to court documents, the following charges against 24-year-oldLashona Monique Kennedyof Pittsburgh were waived for court on Tuesday, August 14:
No one hurt in I-80 crash
State police in Clarion said no one was injured in a crash on Interstate 80 in Richland Township on Monday morning.According to police, Frank R. Paden, of Brookville, was in the left lane and traveling east in a 2007 Chevrolet Malibu when he fell asleep and drifted off the north side of the highway
Parker woman faces theft charge
State police in Clarion accused Tina Marie Dunkle, 37, of Parker, of retail theft in an incident that occurred on Monday at about 11 a.m. at Walmart in Monroe Township. Police said Dunkle was taken into custody before leaving the scene.
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Fire destroys home, cars
A fire destroyed a home, garage and several cars at 500 Carnes School Road in Cranberry Township late Wednesday morning.No one was home at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported, according to Paul Marsh, chief of the Seneca Volunteer Fire Department.
Oil City man faces drug charges
A man faces drug charges after Oil City police were sent to the scene of an auto accident on East Bissell Avenue on July 21.Police said when they arrived on the scene at about 7:30 p.m., a white Cadillac was blocking both lanes of travel and officers then made contact with the driver, Stephen Fornof
New Bethlehem Man Injured in DUI-Related Crash in Limestone Township
LIMESTONE TWP., Pa. (EYT)– Clarion-based State Police say a New Bethlehem man was injured in a DUI-related crash that occurred early Saturday morning in Limestone Township, Clarion County.
Clarion briefed on park effort and fire whistle complaint
Traub, who manages a commercial building in that area, told council the whistle is "extremely loud" and affects potential building occupants. She asked if council would consider moving the whistle, potentially to a high pole nearer Clarion Cemetery.
State Police Calls: Theft, Harassment, Burglary
According to police, around 10:40 a.m. on Monday, August 6, a known 39-year-old Rimersburg woman stole medication from a known victim at a residence on Forest Drive in Limestone Township.
Clarion American Legion launches 'heroes' project
American Legion Post No. 66 Auxiliary has launched a "hometown heroes" banner project. The goal is for the banners to be displayed in fall.The banners are a "living tribute to show pride and appreciation" for local veterans, both living and deceased, both retired and active duty.Similar banners are
Clarion Man Sentenced Up to Eight Years for Stabbing Girlfriend
According to court documents, on Wednesday, August 1, President Judge James Arner sentenced 40-year-oldJames Ryan Edwards, of Clarion, to a minimum of four years and up to a maximum of eight years confinement, with credit for 234 days served.
7-Day Weather Forecast for Clarion County
A look at the 7-day weather forecast for the Clarion County area, brought to you byPark Inn by Radisson, Clarion, PA:
State Police Calls: Harassment, Possession of Marijuana, Criminal Contempt
Clarion-based State Police is investigating a report of harassment that occurred around 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 5, at a location along Center Street in Knox Borough.