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McCabe to Receive President’s Award for Excellence at Pitt-Bradford

Dr. Nancy McCabe, professor of writing at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, will receive the President’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Scholarship and Service at commencement exercises April 29. Dr. Livingston Alexander, president of Pitt-Bradford, will present McCabe with the award, which was created to recognize faculty who perform…

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Pirates and Phillies Tonight

The Pittsburgh Pirates and Phillies begin a four game weekend series tonight in Philadelphia.  Pirates baseball on WESB on the air at 6:40pm.  Jameson Taillon throws for the Pirates.  Taillon is 2-0 with a 0.89 ERA.  Jake Arrieta counters for the Phillies.  Arrieta is 1-0 with a 3.38 ERA.

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Kane Woman Facing Forgery Charges

A Kane woman is charged with fraudulently taping the lines of credit of her ex-husband and getting $27,000 in cash.  Court records say that 33 year-old Hillary Payne, while married to Jason Payne, forged his signature on two different loan advances at Hamlin bank in Kane.  Police say that Payne…

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Pharmacy in Tidioutte Robbed

Police are looking for two men who broke into Darling’s Pharmacy in Tidioute early Wednesday morning.  The suspects backed a stolen car into the pharmacy entrance shortly after 5 am and then made off with medicine.  Police later received a call of a car fire on a lease road a short…

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Olean Schools Propose Tax Increase

Olean City School District taxpayers will face a slightly larger budget at the polls next month than the one the school board presented back in February.  The board of education unanimously approved a $40.53 million dollar budget proposal for the 2018-19 school year.  The budget proposal represents a 1.8 percent increase over…

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Woman Charged in Lutheran Home Thefts

A former employee of the Lutheran Home in Kane is charged with theft of services.  Court records indicate that 37 year-old Jessica Smelko of Shippenville failed to deposit over $3,900 received for recycled scrap from the home and made 18 purchases with multiple Lutheran Home credit cards for over $1,600. …

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JBurg Man Facing Arson Charges

A man is facing arson charges after an incident on April 4 in Johnsonburg.  Police say that 34 year-old James Coons set fire to a car and camper that were parked by a neighbor’s home on Terra Cotta Road.  Coons is charged with arson, reckless burning and risking a catastrophe.

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Police Investigating Assault

Police are investigating an assault at Ridgway Middle School.  They say that the alleged assault involved a 40 year-old man and a 14 year-old boy.  The names of the two haven’t been released.  The boy is listed as the victim.

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Bfd High Wrapups

The Bradford Owls beat Brookville and Dubois Catholic Wednesday in high school track.  Logan Caruso quadrupled.  John Eakin, Tyler Kraft, Vinnie Bizzaro, and Jaron Ambrose all doubled for the Owls. The Lady Owls downed Brookville and Dubois Catholic, too.  Ashton McGriff quadrupled.  Emily Bosworth tripled.  Regan Johnson and Hannah Lary…

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Pirates Spank Rockies

The Pittsburgh Pirates spanked the Colorado rockies Wednesday afternoon 10-2.  Josh Bell had three RBI and Adam Frazier three of the Pirates 13 hits in the rout.  David Freese had a two-run double and key walk in the fourth.  Backups Freese, left fielder Sean Rodriguez and Max Moroff   drove in five…

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