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JURY FINDS DITZ GUILTY OF THIRD DEGREE MURDER
CLARION — Damien Ditz, 22, of Clarion was found guilty of third degree murder for the killing of Katrina Seaburn, 22, of Curwensville yesterday by a jury of seven women and five men.
BREAKING NEWS: One Dead in Route 322 Head-On Collision
VAN, Pa. (EYT) – One person was killed after a head-on crash involving two cars on U.S. Route 322 near Van Tuesday night. According to a representative of Venango County 9-1-1, the call came in at 6:11 p.m. for a two-vehicle accident on the Clarion side of Van Bridge in Cranberry Township, Venango C
7-Day Weather Forecast for Clarion County
A look at the 7-day weather forecast for the Clarion County area, brought to you by Park Inn by Radisson, Clarion, PA:. Today – Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chan
Dirt and gravel projects might be under-assessed
Dirt and gravel' projects might be under-assessed. County could see more grant funding if changes are made. Clarion Conservation District Erosion and Sediment/Dirt Gravel Low Volume Roads Technician Devin Lineman informed district board of directors Nov. 20 the county might be getting less funding
Rimersburg Man Killed In Tuesday Crash
One person was killed in a vehicle crash Tuesday that happened just north of Butler County. State Police say 65-year-old Willard Conner of Clarion County (Rimersburg) died instantly in the two-vehicle crash on Route 322 in Rockland Township, Venango County.
Career Center participates in Coins for a Cure'
CLARION The Clarion County Career Center recently completed cancer awareness month in October, which is when the annual "Coins for a Cure" campaign is conducted. The students completed a fundraiser where they sold Daffins candy bars to raise money to donate to the Clarion Sunshine Project at the Can
Piney Rail Riders get grant for possible ATV trail
CLARION - A $64,000 state grant has been awarded to the Piney Rail Riders of Clarion, and the funds could lead to the development of an ATV trail in Clarion and Jefferson counties.
Listen Live as Clarion Boys Battle C-L in Basketball Version of Black & Blue on Laurel Eye Clinic Midweek Hoops
STRATTANVILLE, Pa. (D9Sports) – Are you ready for some basketball, as in the inaugural Laurel Eye Clinic Midweek Hoops game between Clarion and Clarion-Limestone that can be heard via exploreRadio and exploreClarion.com?
From glass to grass: Clarion on brink of new development
(This story and accompanying photos about Clarion, which were recently published by the Post-Gazette as part of that newspaper's "Our Towns" series, is being reprinted with the Post-Gazette's permission.)
Rimersburg man dies in Route 322 crash
Franklin state police said a Rimersburg man died following a two-vehicle crash at about 6:10 p.m. Tuesday on Route 322 near Van. Police said Willard A. Conner, 65, was traveling east on Route 322 in a 2002 Dodge Neon when for unknown reasons the vehicle went into the westbound lane. The Neon struck
Bobcat grapplers look to succeed in 2018-19
A season ago Coach Brian Luton's Clarion Bobcat wrestling team put together an 11-5 dual meet record. This year, because of a small roster, the Bobcats have several holes in their line-up that will make winning duals a more difficult task.
Clarion Area School District Not Recycling; Clarion Borough Says It Must or Face Penalty
CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – The Clarion Area School District could be facing some steep fines for failing to operate a mandated recycling program. Non-compliance with the ordinance could bring a fine of up to $500.00 a day, and a letter from Clarion Borough Zoning and Code Enforcement Officer Scott Sharrar
Christmas at the Clarion Mall 18
CLARION A Christmas craft/vendor show is coming from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15 and from noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16 to the Clarion Mall. Come to the Clarion Mall to shop with local crafters and vendors at this event. Everyone should come to the event and sign up for the free drawi
Jury convicts Ditz of third-degree murder
A Clarion man was convicted Friday afternoon (Dec. 7) of third-degree murder and other charges in connection with the March 2017 shooting death of his girlfriend. A jury of seven women and five men deliberated about four hours before handing down the guilty verdicts against Damien Ditz, 23.
Clarion Woman Accused of Lying to Police About Three People Assaulting Her, Stealing Her Shoe Faces Hearing Tomorrow
CLARION TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A Clarion woman accused of lying to police about three people assaulting her and stealing her shoe is facing a hearing on Tuesday morning. According to court documents, a preliminary hearing is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, December 11, for 37-year-old Sabrina A. Cla
Car Slams into Concrete Barrier on I-80 in Beaver Township
BEAVER TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A car struck a concrete barrier along the eastbound lane of I-80 in Beaver Township on Sunday evening. According to Clarion-based State Police, around 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 9, 59-year-old Terry S. Kiyasu, of Willow Creek, Ca., was driving a 2018 Chevrolet Malibu, tra
District Attorney Says Ditz Murder Trial Shows County Takes Domestic Violence ‘Seriously’
CLARION, Pa. (EYT) – A case about domestic violence. That is how Clarion County District Attorney Mark Aaron frames the third-degree murder conviction he got against Damien Ditz on charges Ditz shot his girlfriend, Katrina Seaburn, in the early evening hours of March 1, 2017, in the parking area of
Conservation districts set manure management series
The Venango and Clarion Conservation districts will be holding a series of workshops for local farmers. The upcoming manure management plan writing workshops are free to attend, but registration is required by Jan. 11.
Clarion Man Jailed After Allegedly Jumping Out Bedroom Window to Flee Probation Officers
CLARION BOROUGH, Pa. (EYT) – A Clarion man is in custody after jumping out a bedroom window to avoid probation officers. According to court documents, Clarion Borough Chief of Police William H. Peck IV filed the following criminal charge against 30-year-old Samuel Leroy Wensel, on Thursday, December
Man Accused of Sexually Assaulting Victim While She Was Asleep in Clarion Twp. Apartment Due in Court Tomorrow
CLARION TWP., Pa. (EYT) – A 23-year-old man who allegedly sexually assaulted a victim while she was asleep at an apartment in Clarion Township is due in court tomorrow. According to court documents, 23-year-old John Phillip Semmer, of Pittsburgh, is scheduled to stand for a preliminary hearing in fr