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  1. Reunion of 1: Tree planter for CCC star of show FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Times Observer

    ... Bureau. One CCC veteran Leo Beane, a tree planter during his time in the CCC who has lived most of his life in Forest County was the star of the show. Karen Atwood with the Tionesta Valley Snowmobile Club, who puts on the annual event, said that the ...

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  2. Annual CCC reunion (of one) on FridayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Times Observer

    ... was a tree planter," Atwood said. "He was from here, actually, and up until recently lived in Yellow Hammer in Forest County." He was at camp ANF-1 and served for about six months during which he was made a "tree planter superintendent. That's all ...

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  3. Flood Advisory issued August 13 at 8:36PM EDT expiring August 13 at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | WPXI

    ... HAS ISSUED A * SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... NORTHEASTERN VENANGO COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA... FOREST COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA... * UNTIL 1130 PM EDT * AT 832 PM EDT...HEAVY RAIN DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS HAVE RESULTED IN ...

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  4. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued August 13 at 7:22PM EDT expiring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | WPXI

    PAC031-053-065-132345- BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA 722 PM EDT SAT AUG 13 2016 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PITTSBURGH HAS ISSUED A * SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR... NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... FOREST COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA... NORTHERN CLARION COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... * UNTIL 745 PM EDT * AT 722 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM SHEFFIELD TO 9 MILES SOUTHEAST OF TIONESTA...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH. HAZARD...60 MPH WIND GUSTS.

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  5. One Stone At A Time...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Times Observer

    ... Note: This reporter recently caught a glance of Dunn's work - in the middle of Tionesta Creek, on the Warren-Forest county line near Route 666 south of Henrys Mills. He snapped a photo and, after it ran in the Times Observer earlier this month, we ...

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  6. Quite a heapRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Times Observer

    Someone, possibly campers , erected a large stone cairn in the middle of Tionesta Creek, on the Warren-Forest County line near Route 666 south of Henry's Mills. Traditionally, cairns have been used as markers for trails, or burial sites.

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  7. DUI Task Force will be on roadRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2016 | Times Observer

    ... of up departments from all across Warren and Forest counties including Conewango Township Police Department, Forest County Sheriff's Office, Tidioute Police Department, City of Warren Police Department, Warren County Adult Probation, Warren County ... 1 comment

  8. Two Men from New York Charged with Gun Store BurglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... two men are also blamed for stealing three dozen guns from GNR near Mansfield and another 28 from a store in Forest County in northwestern Pennsylvania. On Tuesday, the United States Attorney's Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania ...

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  9. Propane tank leak blast kills man in Forest CountyRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2016 | Times Observer

    According to Pennsylvania State Police, Terry M. Meade, 56, was killed when the propane ignited at about 2:30 a.m. at 722 Trunkeyville Road, Harmony Township. According to Forest County Coroner Norman Wimer, the residents of the third structure were awakened by the blast and called in the emergency.

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  10. Mike Bleech: Fishing diamond is treasure in northwestern Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... to be found in the Northeast. For our part of the world, the river even has good pike fishing, and starting in Forest County good fishing for flathead catfish and channel catfish. From the Kinzua Dam down river to the Tidioute area is the best ...

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  11. County senior center scheduleRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | Times Observer

    ... up. Farmers Market Vouchers will again be available at Allegheny Community Center, 42 Clark Street, to Warren/Forest County residents, age 60 and older who meet income guidelines. Income maximum guideline for single persons is $21,978 and for ...

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  12. Flash Flood Warning issued June 3 at 1:01AM EDT expiring June 3 at 4:00AM EDT in effect for: ForestRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | WPXI

    ... A * FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR... NORTHWESTERN JEFFERSON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... SOUTH CENTRAL FOREST COUNTY IN NORTHWESTERN PENNSYLVANIA... * UNTIL 400 AM EDT * AT 1259 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SECOND ROUND OF THUNDERSTORMS ...

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  13. At least two killed in fatal accidentsRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Times Observer

    ... Warren County Coroner Jerry Borden. Route 666 was closed from Route 948 in Warren County to Blue Jay Road in Forest County until almost 2 p.m. State police said the driver lost control of the vehicle, which crashed into an embankment and then came ...

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  14. Rural Regional College could offer Erie area classes by 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Erie Times News

    The holdup: $1.2 million in state funding budgeted for the school that has not been released to pay startup costs, including the search for a college president. "Everything else is lined up to finish the plan," said Duane Vicini, a former Forest County schools superintendent serving as RCC project executive.

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  15. Run Rev: Biking at Buzzard SwampRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | Times Observer

    ... and is a great place to hike, cross-country ski and mountain bike. It is located southeast of Marienville in Forest County. My family and I recently spent an afternoon biking at Buzzard Swamp. We had several trail loops to choose from, each offering ...

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  16. Concealed carry seminar May 14 in WarrenRead the original story

    May 7, 2016 | Times Observer

    ... District Attorney Rob Greene, Warren County Sheriff Ken Klakamp, Crawford County Sheriff Nick Hoke and Forest County Sheriff Robert Wolfgang will "present the facts and answer questions about Pennsylvania's concealed carry laws, the Castle Doctrine ...

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  17. Concealed carry seminar March 14 in WarrenRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Times Observer

    ... District Attorney Rob Greene, Warren County Sheriff Ken Klakamp, Crawford County Sheriff Nick Hoke and Forest County Sheriff Robert Wolfgang will "present the facts and answer questions about Pennsylvania's concealed carry laws, the Castle Doctrine ...

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  18. Affluent Voters Boosted Trump in East Coast PrimariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... trade deals. That narrative persisted in Tuesday's contests. Trump took more than 63 percent of the vote in Forest County, Pennsylvania, where the median family income among whites, at $45,000, is the lowest in the state. But he also got more than ...

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  19. Wealthy, educated voters fuel Trump's East Coast sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The Raw Story

    ... trade deals. That narrative persisted in Tuesday's contests. Trump took more than 63 percent of the vote in Forest County, Pennsylvania, where the median family income among whites, at $45,000, is the lowest in the state. But he also got more than ...

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  20. Police: Man being sought in wife's shooting death kills selfRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | Erie Times News

    ... shot himself shortly after noon Friday when troopers stopped his sport utility vehicle near Marienville in Forest County, about 125 miles away from the home. Coroner Norman Wimer said police were trying to apprehend the man and "keep him in an ...

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