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Erie Maennerchor Club Suspends Operations

In an email sent out to members, Erie's Maennerchor Club has announced it is suspending operations effective tomorrow, May 27th. The email goes on to explain that the club hopes to re-open in a new location at a later date. They have had interest from a possible buyer for their property. Once the sa

YOURERIE - 2018-05-26 18:49:34

Shots fired into East Erie Home

Erie, PA - Shortly after 10pm Friday night reports came in of shots fired on the 1000 block of McCarthy Street, near East Ave. A home was found to have several bullet holes, according to Erie police. Reports from the witnesses say a black Toyota was seen speeding off shortly after the shots were h

YOURERIE - 2018-05-26 03:06:22

Early morning fire damages city duplex

Meadville Police Department officers were first on the scene and safely removed the occupants of a duplex at 689-691 Highland Ave. that caught fire early Saturday morning. Meadville Central Fire Department firefighters were able to keep the fire from spreading to surrounding homes with assistance fr

MEADVILLE TRIBUNE - 2018-05-26 17:55:00

Deputies: Vehicle sheers off utility pole after driver falls asleep at the wheel

A vehicle left the road, sheered off a National Grid utility pole, crossed a lawn and hit a parked car late Friday when the driver fell asleep at the wheel, the Chautauqua County sheriff reports.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-05-26 11:54:33

The National Tap Dance Event In Erie

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YOURERIE - 2018-05-26 22:30:33

Man Critically Injured With Gunshot Wound

Erie Police are investigating an overnight shooting that sent a man to the hospital with critical injuries.It happened around 2:45 Friday morning at a home along West 8th near Chestnut Street.Police and rescue crews found a man there in his early-20's with a gunshot wound to the head. They believe i


Trey Amburgey powers Thunder past Erie

ERIE, Pa. >> Trey Amburgey homered and had two hits, driving in two as the Thunder beat the Erie SeaWolves 5-4 on Sunday.

TRENTONIAN - 2018-05-27 20:48:02

Man rushed to hospital following shooting

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Weapon, drug charges for Stockton men after speeding

State Police in Jamestown report this morning that Robert Keech, 23, was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of marijuana. Both Keech and Jordan Chamberlin, 23, were charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

OBSERVER TODAY - 2018-05-26 00:00:00

Study: Erie's rate of major depression higher than Pennsylvania, U.S.

© Jack Hanrahan/Erie Times-NewsA woman clears snow from her car in Erie, Pa.. Erie's rate of major depression is higher than Pennsylvania and the U.S. One contributing factor could be Erie's weather. “There has been a lot of disruption to people’s lives in Erie, work disruptions and other types of d

MSN.COM - 2018-05-27 13:34:32

Jamestown woman charged with child endangerment after child found wandering street

Jessica D. Crooks, 31, was charged with two counts of child endangerment and seventh degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.


DEC Issues Revised Permits For Herbicide Use

Jim Wehrfritz, Chautauqua Lake Partnership vice president, explained at a“lake rally”Saturday morning in Bemus Point what the permits allow CLP to do in the lake. Wehrfritz said the towns and villages involved will have to pass resolutions to approve the use of herbicide“pretty quickly”so that the g

POST-JOURNAL - 2018-05-27 00:00:00

Lake Erie Speedway Racing Returns, plus Fan of the night and Play of the Night in FNL Part 3

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YOURERIE - 2018-05-26 03:51:51

Ashtabula woman pleads to involuntary manslaughter

Jamie Lynn Clay, 32, of Ashtabula, pled guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the February 2017 death of Ashtabula woman Melissa Wheeler. She also pled guilty to two other drug charges and is scheduled for sentencing June 27 in the courtoom of Ashtabula Common Pleas Judge Gary Yost.WARREN DILLAWAY |


Erie International Airport to Get 1.7 Million in State Funds to Improve Terminal

Taxpayer money is coming back to our area, to help make some major improvements at Erie International Airport.Friday, Governor Tom Wolf announced the commonwealth is investing 1.7 Million of state funds into Erie International Airport.


Man who shoots at car containing four teenagers sentenced to 6-12 years in jail

He pleaded guilty to aggravated assault after originally facing an attempted homicide charge. French says he fired his weapon after teenagers threatened his stepson over text, telling the judge today, he thought they had a gun.


Voodoo Brewery unveils new brew

Matteo (Matt) Rachocki, Voodoo Brewing Co.'s chief executive officer, examines a glass of beer at the production facility on Bessemer Street.Meadville Tribune file photo


D10 SOFTBALL: Harvey’s gem, Freyermuth’s bat propel Cards

After opening the season with an 8-1 loss to Saegertown, the red-hot Redbirds have now won 15 consecutive games, including a 4-0 shutout over the Panthers.


FULL STORY: Woman pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter in 2016 Titusville fatality

Sharon L. Brittain, 49, of 22462 Shamburg St., Pleasantville, admitted to Judge Mark Stevens on Thursday that her blood alcohol level was more than two times the legal limit when she caused the crash.


Fire disrupts power to thousands in east county

North East PA - A fire in a major transformer in east Erie County has disrupted power to about 12,600 customers. First Energy spokesperson Scott Surgeoner tells Action News that an oil-based cooling system failed on the large transformer, causing the equipment to overheat.