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Rev. John N. Kunselman, 77, of Youngsville and formerly of Punxsutawney, went to be with his Lord and Savior Wednesday evening, April 23, 2014.
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Thu Apr 24, 2014
Fire Department hosting gun raffle to raise funds this weekend
Chris Smith of the Central Fire Department and Peter P. Pape of the Lindsey Fire Company are pictured selling chances at last year's Punxsutawney Fire Department gun raffle.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Storm Chasing Talk at Punxsutawney Weather Center
I'll be at the Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center this Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET, talking about clouds and storm chasing in Pennsylvania, along with local storm chaser Ron Shawley.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Pennsylvania American Water to Expand CNG-Powered Fleet into Northeast PA
As a result of Act 13 funding recently awarded by Gov. Tom Corbett, the company will receive a $315,000 grant for CNG-fueled vehicles.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Glenn Miller Orchestra coming to town June 7
The current edition of the Glenn Miller Orchestra, directed by Nick Hilscher and featuring vocalist Natalie Angst, will perform at the Punxsutawney Area High School auditorium on Friday, June 7. (The Spirit is pleased to share with our readers vignettes of life in the 19th century as originally reported in past... While it may be spring, the winter ... (more)
Fri Apr 18, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
W-B/Scranton Airport director announces retirement
Barry Centini sees a story behind just about everything in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport's Joseph M. McDade Terminal - even objects as simple as stone in the conference room walls that he picked out in Punxsutawney.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Easter party for kids to be held Thursday
You won't need your Easter bonnet, but all kids ages 5 to 12 are invited to an Easter party at the New Anchor Inn, located at 466 Harmony Rd. in Young Township, in the downstairs banquet room, sponsored by Child Evangelism Fellowship and B.K. Smith Auto Body in Punxsutawney.
Key Club makes state convention presentation to board
Members of the PAHS Key Club attended the Punxsutawney Area School Board meeting Monday night, at which time they gave a special presentation showcasing their recent trip to the state convention that was held in Harrisburg.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Way Back When
April 28, 1888 Bothyne Pardoned The Board of Pardons, which met in Harrisburg on Tuesday of last week, recommended a pardon in the case of Augustus Bothyne, who was sentenced to five years imprisonment for feloneous assault on the person of Jeremiah Greeley.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
PSP investigating potential $60,000 employee theft at FEMCO
It was reported to police that a male FEMCO employee, 32, of Punxsutawney, had been stealing products from the workplace and selling them for scrap.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Punxsy Borough preparing for paving season
Despite the heavy winter that was experienced this year in Western Pennsylvania and the amount of overtime Public Works employees endured, Punxsutawney Borough Council is looking to still do as much paving work on borough streets as has been done in the past.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
FCOG hosting Harmon Field egg hunt Sunday
Students from the First Church of God Youth group are pictured preparing the bags of candy to be given out at this Sunday's Easter egg hunt to be held from 3 to 5 p.m. at Harmon Filed in Punxsutawney.
Chef Virginia Lazo - This Week on Gateway Outdoors Radio
This week on Gateway Outdoors Radio Charlie Burchfield's special guest is Chef Virginia Lazo who loves to cook fresh fish, and especially trout.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Community pulling together for boy in need of heart transplant
As a parent, one often feels helpless when a child is ill, but to be the parent of a child who is terminally ill or - in the case of one little boy - in need of a heart transplant, it is not only frustrating but also heart-wrenching.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Street cleaning underway in Punxsutawney Borough
Now that spring has officially arrived, Punxsutawney Borough has begun the massive cleanup of the streets and alleys in the borough.
Police: Pine Creek Twp. woman, 32, missing
Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police are seeking information regarding the whereabouts of a 32-year-old Pine Creek Township woman who was reported missing Monday.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Sign ordinance going back to Planning Commission
Following a public hearing regarding the proposed new sign ordinance, the members of Punxsutawney Borough Council agreed to send the document back to the Planning Commission for further refinements.
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Phil says 6 more weeks of winter
GOBBLER'S KNOB, PA. - Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow during official Groundhog Day ceremonies in Gobbler's Knob, Pa.
Jeff Tech Announces April Student of the Month
Jeff Tech would like to announce its April student of the month, Hannah Rummel. She's a senior in the Digital Media CTE program at Jeff Tech in Reynoldsville.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Women's Golf: Titans Compete at Thiel in Spring Opener
The Westminster College women's golf team competed at Thiel in its Spring opener on Saturday.