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  1. 27-year-old man killed in Snyder Township mining accidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Spirit

    A mining accident took the life of a 27-year-old man Tuesday afternoon in a mine owned by Rosebud Mining located in Snyder Township near Brockway. According to Brenda Shumaker, Jefferson County coroner, the incident occurred at the Kojancic Mine located in Snyder Township around 4 p.m. on Tuesday.

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  2. EXPLOREJEFFERSON: Federal, State Officials Investigating Deadly Mining Accident in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | GantDaily.com

    State and federal officials are investigating a fatal accident that occurred at a Rosebud Mining site in Snyder Township, Jefferson County on Tuesday. According to Jim Barker, executive vice president at Rosebud Mining Company, federal and state safety officials were still at the scene investigating the accident as of 11 a.m. Jefferson County Coroner Brenda Shumaker said the 27-year-old male victim, whose name has not yet been released, was pronounced dead at 6:01 p.m. Tuesday following an accident near the Kocjancic Mine Project just outside of Brockway.

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  3. Electrical fire investigated in BrockportRead the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | Ridgway Record

    ... severely damaged the new furnace she had replaced last Friday due to previous flooding in the area. Fox Township, Brockway, and Horton all dispatched units to the scene "very quickly" said Bryan. She also said she thanks the officers "from the ...

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  4. Police Logs 8-26Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 26 | The Progress

    ... and personal items from the vehicle before walking into the woods behind the apartments Friday. John Thomas, 70, of Brockway was walking east on Main Street, Brockway, Jefferson County when he was struck by a 2013 Jeep Compass operated by Pamela ...

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  5. State awards $1.5M for development in Canton TownshipRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 22 | Business Journal

    The former Brockway Glass plant in Washington County, closed since the late 1980s, was awarded a $1.5 million grant on Tuesday from Pennsylvania's Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program.

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  6. Special Weather Statement Source: Weather CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | WPXI

    ... COUNTIES... At 520 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Brockway to 7 miles east of Punxsutawney. Movement was northeast at 20 mph. Wind gusts up to 45 mph are possible with these storms. ...

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  7. Borough police charge behavioral health specialist with assaultRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2018 | Spirit

    ... health specialist based out of DuBois. The release identified the behavioral health specialist as Jenmina Baker of Brockway and said that witnesses in the residence, to include another behavioral health worker from an agency based in Brookville, ...

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  8. Carl Ray WitherowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | Observer

    Carl Ray Witherow, passed away on July 25, 2018, surrounded by family, after a brief illness.He was born April 5, 1932 in Brockway, PA, the son of the late David Earl and Jennie Hindeliter Witherow. He moved to the Erie area at the age of 11 and graduated from Harborcreek High School in 1951.Carl served in the US Army from 1952 to 1954, being stationed in Korea.He worked at Gillespie Machine and Tool from 1957 to 1962, and then with General Electric for 30 years before retiring.Carl was a member of the South Ripley Fire Department for 35 years and attended the South Ripley United Methodist Church.

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  9. Jim and Jean Cretti Open Doors Scholarship Established in Couple's MemoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    ... Brockport, Elk County his entire life. He was a machinist and master mold maker, and later a supervisor for Owens-Brockway for 43 years. Jean grew up in the small, nearby mining town of Cramer. Her family remembers her as a loving and dedicated ...

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  10. GANT Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    ... of harassment that occurred Tuesday at Just for Jesus in Snyder Township. During the incident, a 51-year-old Brockway man allegedly grabbed the victim's head and struck him several times. Charges are currently pending through the district court. ...

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  11. Cause of fatal fire under investigation in BrockportRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | The Daily Press

    ... said. Frank Quattrone a member of Ridgway Fire Department, stated that fire departments from Horton, Ridgway, Brockway, Fox, Sandy, DuBois City, Jay and Penfield assisted in response to the fire. Further information will be released as State Police ...

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  12. The Wall That Heals makes stop in areaRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2018 | Ridgway Record

    The Wall That Heals - a traveling, three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial located in Washington, D.C. - made a stop in Brockway recently and was on display at Taylor Memorial Park from Wednesday, June 27, through Sunday afternoon. While it was on display, volunteers from area organizations staffed the wall around the clock, fielding visitors' questions and helping people locate the names of family, friends or other acquaintances located on its panels.

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  13. The Wall That Heals draws crowds to BrockwayRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2018 | The Daily Press

    The Wall That Heals, a traveling three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial located in Washington, D.C., made a stop in Brockway recently and was on display at Taylor Memorial Park from Wednesday, June 27 through Sunday afternoon. While it was on display, volunteers from area organizations staffed the wall around the clock, fielding visitors' questions and helping people locate the names of family, friends or other acquaintances located on its panels.

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  14. The Jacobs Brothers to Appear at Beechtree Union Church in BrockwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    The Rev. Terry Felt will welcome the group to the church for the 11 a.m. service on July 1. A love offering will be collected.

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  15. GANT Weekend Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    ... State police investigated a drug-related incident that occurred Saturday in the 1300 block of Main Street in Brockway Borough. According to the report, a trooper received an anonymous tip that Jason A. Chicola, 38, of Brockway was in possession of ...

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  16. Joel D. Rosen Speaks at the Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center Wall of Fame Induction CeremonyRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2018 | PR.com

    ... Pro Tempore of the Senate, he holds the third-highest constitutional office in the State. He was born and raised in Brockway, Pennsylvania and represents the 25th Senatorial District, which includes Cameron, Clinton, Elk, Jefferson, McKean, Potter ...

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  17. Music in the Park to Kick Off June 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    The first of eight Music in the Park performances in Brockway this summer will take place Sunday, June 10, when The Sharptones from Altoona take the stage. The concerts are sponsored by The Frank Varischetti Foundation.

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  18. Johnsonburg baseball wins D-9 championshipRead the original story

    May 31, 2018 | Ridgway Record

    Johnsonburg baseball won the 2018 District 9 championship with a 12-6 win over Brockway Wednesday at Showers Field in DuBois.

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  19. Frank Varischetti All-Star Football Game is June 29 in BrockwayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | GantDaily.com

    Thirteen players who received all-state recognition headline the rosters for the third annual Frank Varischetti All-Star football game in Brockway on Friday, June 29. The teams consist of graduated seniors from the class of 2018 who were nominated and selected by the respective leagues' head coaches. The AML includes Bradford, Brockway, Curwensville, Elk County Catholic, Kane, Ridgway, Cameron County, Coudersport, Otto-Eldred, Port Allegany, Sheffield and Smethport.

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  20. Lady Crusader softball beats DCC 8-6 to reach D9-A finalsRead the original story

    May 28, 2018 | The Daily Press

    The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader softball team advanced to the District 9 Class A championship game by defeating the top seeded DuBois Central Lady Cardinals by an 8-6 score Saturday afternoon at Brockway.

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