As the high school wrestling dual-meet season hits its midpoint, four teams are emerging as top contenders for the District 9 Class AA team title and the area’s lone entry into the PIAA bracket, with five-time defending champion Brookville facing serious competition from Brockway, Port Alleg…

Last week was a split decision for the Port Allegany boys basketball team, which earned a 76-62 victory at Bolivar-Richburg (N.Y.) on Jan. 2, then dropped a hard-fought 57-48 North Tier League contest to Galeton the next night.

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A former Shelocta man, already spared from execution and resentenced to life in prison, will learn this spring whether he’ll go free or be retried for the beating death of a southwestern Indiana County teenager 41 years ago.

Pennsylvania State Police troopers arrested 330 people for driving under the influence during the four-day Christmas holiday from Dec. 22 through Dec. 25, 2018. The total represents an increas…

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The Port Allegany girls kept up the pace in the four-way North Tier League race, earning double-digit wins over Galeton, Austin and Oswayo Valley in last week’s league action.

As the high school wrestling dual-meet season hits its midpoint, four teams are emerging as top contenders for the District 9 Class AA team title and the area’s lone entry into the PIAA bracke…

Last week was a split decision for the Port Allegany boys basketball team, which earned a 76-62 victory at Bolivar-Richburg (N.Y.) on Jan. 2, then dropped a hard-fought 57-48 North Tier League…

In the last week of competition before the holiday break, the Port Allegany wrestling team continued to stake its claim as one of the top Class AA contenders in District 9, cruising past Tripl…

The Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce has scheduled its Lunch and Learn workshop series, held from September through May. The series consists of free workshops conducted by local business experts, chamber members and associates of chamber partners.

If you want to learn how to swing from your knees or walk a tightwire, then you should try out aerial, or circus, fitness. Circus has seen a resurgence throughout the U.S. in the past several decades; circus schools and companies have been opening everywhere. For example, Aloft, a studio in Chicago, is housed in a former church and has been offering classes for over a decade. While many who train at these schools aspire to be professional circus performers, many other students train as a form of fitness.

There was a time when parents were concerned their children were watching too much television. Today, with iPads, iPhones, computers and video games in little hands, parents have even more screens to worry about.

Let’s be honest. It’s easier to eat healthy when there are loads of delicious, freshly harvested fruits and vegetables available. In Ontario County, that kind of choice is only available for half the year. During the throes of winter, when sunshine is a rare commodity and warmer temperatures exist only in dreams, accessing fresh produce can be challenging.

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(16 Jan 2019) Here's the latest for Wednesday, January 16th: British Prime Minster narrowly survives no confidence vote; US military says troops killed in Syria explosion; Pelosi calls for delay in State of the Union; Memorial planned for 9/11 rescue workers. (Jan. 16)