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This week's Crawford County's 'Most Wanted' for violating parole following theft charges
Name: Paul N. Gage Jr.
Sheriff's Office captures five on outstanding warrants
Crawford County Sheriff’s Office, along with Meadville Police Department and West Mead Police Department, picked up five people wanted on outstanding warrants from Crawford County Court of Common Pleas.
Man pleads guilty to setting apartment on fire
A confrontation with the mother of his child is what a Vernon Township man said caused him to set ablaze his apartment and later place his young child along the side of the road in 2012.
Line failure causes outage in downtown Meadville
A primary line failure in downtown Meadville left about 400 Penelec customers without power for several hours Monday morning.
Community college plan comes with pay problems
A community college planned in the northwestern corner of Pennsylvania would open the doors of higher education to students in an 11-county area, but it’s also stirring controversy about who pays the bills.
Figuring skating club cancels ice show
Olivia Peterson, who has skated with Disney on Ice for years, learned how to skate and first appeared at an ice show years ago at the Meadville Area Recreation Complex as a member of the Meadville Figure Skating Club.
SUNDAY ISSUE: Stamping out food stamp fraud
People who receive assistance commonly referred to as food stamps in Pennsylvania spend $1 of every $20 in benefits at convenience stores, yet federal data show corner stores represent a disproportionate share of fraud cases.
$20K in grants to aid county organizations
The Crawford Heritage Community Foundation recently distributed discretionary grants totaling $20,177 from six permanent endowments.
Allegheny College students, guests from across the nation tell 'The Story Next Door'
Nicole Frugé came in from California, taking a break from her duties as deputy director of photography at the San Francisco Chronicle to help with the photo editing. Sam Owens spent 8 1/2 hours on the road, temporarily leaving her internship in Norfolk, Va., behind to meet up with fellow Ohio University students who willingly sacrificed valuable spring break tanning time to make their own treks to Meadville. And Lorri Drumm was up at the crack of dawn Friday, driving in from her Springboro home to join forces with fellow Allegheny College students and guests from across the nation to tell “The Story Next Door.”
Man ordered to prison, pay fine in soccer fields vandalism sentencing
A Meadville man has been ordered by Crawford County Court to spend up to 12 years in state prison and pay more than $120,000 in restitution for his role in last summer’s vandalism of the Crawford County Youth Soccer Association fields and two other properties.
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