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Suspects sought in deadly Cincinnati nightclub shooting Suspects sought in deadly Cincinnati nightclub shooting

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati police searched for suspects in a nightclub shooting that left one man dead and 15 other people injured and sent club patrons diving to the ground to dodge bullets in what they described as a chaotic and terrifying scene. Full Story →

Ivanka Trump to attend women’s economic summit in Berlin Ivanka Trump to attend women’s economic summit in Berlin

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women, a senior administration official says.

Enter to Win: Great Brews & Views giveaway Enter to Win: Great Brews & Views giveaway

This month, our sister travel publication Recreation News giving away a "Great Brews & Views" getaway in Lexington and Rockbridge counties, Virginia.

Shootings leave one dead, three injured Shootings leave one dead, three injured

One person is dead from one of two shootings early Saturday morning in Indiana Borough, police said. Both suspects in the shootings are in custody.

- SEAN YODER
Reed, resident voice concerns Reed, resident voice concerns

Many people on social media over the weekend were calling for more to be done about combating the negative effects of IUPatty’s.

- SEAN YODER
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Man's passion: restoring pumps Man's passion: restoring pumps
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HOME — Most motorists today hardly give gasoline pumps a second thought. After all, the pumps are squat, utilitarian, not visually interesting. [Read More]
Pets of the Week: Animals available for adoption at local shelters Pets of the Week: Animals available for adoption at local shelters
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Several dogs and cats are available for adoption from the Indiana County Humane Society’s animal shelter at 191 Airport Road, White Township. [Read More]
At your service
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At your service
1 day ago - - JEFF TOBIN
Do you want to move ahead? Need a significant bump in income? Are you the competitive entrepreneur who wants to climb to the top of the heap? Well, if you haven’t accomplished it yet, here’s your chance to learn the one, singular lesson you’ll need to make it all happen. [Read More]
Senior activity centers post schedules Senior activity centers post schedules
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The schedules at the Aging Services Inc. social centers for the coming week: [Read More]
Speed networking event scheduled
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Chamber Business After Hours will hold speed networking from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the former Old Navy location inside the Indiana Mall, 2334 Oakland Ave., White Township. [Read More]
Local governmental bodies plan meetings Local governmental bodies plan meetings
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Meetings of municipal governments, school boards and county governmental bodies scheduled this week are at the following times and locations: [Read More]
Douglas announces run for district judge Douglas announces run for district judge
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Joseph M. Douglas has formally announced he is seeking election as district judge to Magisterial District Court 40-3-01. He has cross-filed on both the Democratic and Republican ballots for the May primary election. [Read More]
Lineup announced for annual jazz festival Lineup announced for annual jazz festival
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The Delaney Chevrolet Westsylvania Jazz & Blues Festival has announced the lineup for its fourth annual festival on May 27. The free, outdoor, one-day festival will once again present a full afternoon and evening of jazz and blues performances in IRMC Park, in downtown Indiana. [Read More]
Pennsylvania Ag Literacy Week held Pennsylvania Ag Literacy Week held
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Hundreds of farmers traveled to Pennsylvania schools this week to read to more than 7,000 students in kindergarten through second grade as part of the first-ever Pennsylvania Ag Literacy Week. [Read More]
'Texting Thru Cancer': Flower show inspires gardening, meditation, exercise
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'Texting Thru Cancer': Flower show inspires gardening, meditation, exercise
2 days ago - - JAN WOODARD
I always wanted to go to Holland — a few weeks ago I felt like I was almost there when we visited the Philadelphia Flower Show with our kids who live in the city. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
IUP FOOTBALL: Coach set for first spring drills IUP FOOTBALL: Coach set for first spring drills
1 day ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
Paul Tortorella’s career as a football coach goes back more than 30 years, and he has experienced a lot of things in that time. But come Monday afternoon, Tortorella will try something new: He’ll be at football practice and he’ll be the head coach. [Read More]
Crimson Hawks win third straight women's lacrosse match Crimson Hawks win third straight women's lacrosse match
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Lauren Robinson scored the game-winner with 2:22 remaining, Kelly Shields had three goals, and IUP outlasted visiting PSAC rival Millersville, 11-9, in a women’s lacrosse match Saturday for its third straight win. [Read More]
Carter shines in Optimist tourney Carter shines in Optimist tourney
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Carlos Carter gave his home crowd a glimpse of his expanded leadership role that may very well make the Indiana High School boys’ basketball team a frontrunner in WPIAL Class 4A next season. [Read More]
ON CAMPUS: Nolf chasing loftiest goals at Penn State ON CAMPUS: Nolf chasing loftiest goals at Penn State
2 days ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
Jason Nolf can realistically strive for the same rarely reached goals that Penn State coach Cael Sanderson seamlessly obtained as a collegiate wrestler, and that’s not just because he is a freakishly gifted athlete and masterful technician. [Read More]
Homer-Center opens with victory
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HOMER CITY — Emily Worcester struck out nine, walked none and tossed a one-hitter to lead Homer-Center to a 10-0 win over Purchase Line in a Heritage Conference softball game that was shortened to five innings due to the mercy rule at Floodway Park. [Read More]
Indiana, Ligonier Valley advance to Optimist finals Indiana, Ligonier Valley advance to Optimist finals
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Indiana and Ligonier Valley advanced to the championship game of the 48th annual Indiana Optimist Club Underclass Basketball Tournament on Thursday at Indiana High School’s Fifth Street Gymnasium. [Read More]
Indiana County Piranhas participate in district competition Indiana County Piranhas participate in district competition
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The YMCA of Indiana County Piranhas swim team recently participated in district competition. [Read More]
Indiana, Homer-Center reach underclass tourney semifinals Indiana, Homer-Center reach underclass tourney semifinals
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Indiana and Homer-Center advanced to the semifinals in the 48th annual Indiana Optimist Club Underclass Basketball Tournament on Wednesday at Indiana High School’s Fifth Street Gymnasium. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Wolves' impressive run comes to end HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Wolves' impressive run comes to end
5 days ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
WEXFORD — West Shamokin surpassed every meaningful team benchmark in school history this year, and yet when the season ended with a heart-wrenching loss Tuesday, Frank Nagy knew unequivocally that he had just experienced his proudest coaching moment. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY: Indiana can't solve Panthers' defense
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HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY: Indiana can't solve Panthers' defense
5 days ago - - JOE BACCAMAZZI
CRANBERRY — There was no charm in this third try, and for Indiana, there are no more opportunities. [Read More]

All Police News

 
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Borough police said Takeal D. Clemons, 21, of Indiana, took a debit card and tried to withdraw money from an ATM on Feb. 15. He faces misdemeanor charges of theft and access device fraud. [Read More]
ACCIDENT ACCIDENT
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State police said Owen Larkin Jr., no town given, struck a deer that ran from the median along Route 422 near Route 286 at 6:58 a.m. Thursday. Larkin was not hurt but police said his vehicle had to be towed from the scene. [Read More]
1 dead on Vegas Strip shooting, gunman barricaded on bus 1 dead on Vegas Strip shooting, gunman barricaded on bus
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A gunman barricaded himself inside a bus Saturday along the Las Vegas Strip after a shooting that left one person dead, officials said. [Read More]
Two shootings leave one man dead, several wounded; suspects in custody Two shootings leave one man dead, several wounded; suspects in custody
2 days ago - - SEAN YODER
One person is dead from one of two shootings early this morning in Indiana Borough, police said. Both suspects in the shootings are in custody. [Read More]
Police investigate two shootings Police investigate two shootings
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Indiana Borough police are investigating two unrelated shootings that took place early this morning several blocks apart. [Read More]
Woman found guilty of kidnapping baby from mall food court
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NORRISTOWN (AP) — A suburban Philadelphia woman charged with befriending a woman at a shopping mall and then taking her baby was convicted Friday of kidnapping and child concealment. [Read More]
Man arrested in killing of two adults, two juveniles Man arrested in killing of two adults, two juveniles
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Police arrested a 56-year-old man Friday on suspicion that he killed two adults and two juveniles in a quiet Northern California neighborhood. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Indiana police were called to 886 Wayne Ave. at 3:38 a.m. Wednesday for a report of an intoxicated male passed out outside. [Read More]
Burning debris leads to garage fire Burning debris leads to garage fire
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GLEN CAMPBELL — Firefighters from six communities Thursday evening battled a blaze that destroyed a garage in Banks Township and endangered other buildings. [Read More]
Homicide charge filed in strangulation death Homicide charge filed in strangulation death
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Prosecutors have filed a homicide charge against a former Indiana University of Pennsylvania student who they say was involved in a street fight that left a fraternity brother dead last month. [Read More]

All Family News

 
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, March 25-26, 2017: [Read More]
WEDDING: Ashley Kuntz and Logan Lawson WEDDING: Ashley Kuntz and Logan Lawson
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Ashley Kuntz, of Blairsville, and Logan Lawson, of Pine Flats, were united in marriage on Sept. 10, 2016, at Summit Church, Indiana, with Pastor Dick Motzing officiating. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays: March 26 Gazette readers' birthdays: March 26
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If you see these Gazette readers today, be sure to wish them a happy birthday! [Read More]
50th ANNIVERSARY: David and Betty Daugherty 50th ANNIVERSARY: David and Betty Daugherty
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David and Betty (Hollobaugh) Daugherty, of Creekside, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 5, 2016. They were married at Elderton United Methodist Church, where they are still members. [Read More]
25th ANNIVERSARY: Richard and Cindy Cramer 25th ANNIVERSARY: Richard and Cindy Cramer
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Richard and Cindy (Daugherty) Cramer, of Shelocta, celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary Oct. 19, 2016. They were married at Elderton United Methodist Church. [Read More]
SENIOR OF THE MONTH: Isaac Lohr SENIOR OF THE MONTH: Isaac Lohr
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Isaac Lohr was recently named the Penns Manor Education Association Senior of the Month for March. [Read More]
STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Kayla Jorgenson STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Kayla Jorgenson
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Saltsburg Middle/High School recently named Kayla Jorgenson as a March Student of the Month, sponsored by the Saltsburg American Legion Auxiliary. [Read More]
SENIOR OF THE MONTH: Skyler Altemus SENIOR OF THE MONTH: Skyler Altemus
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Skyler Altemus was recently named the Penns Manor Education Association Senior of the Month for April. [Read More]
STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Samuel Hefferin STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Samuel Hefferin
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Saltsburg Middle/High School recently named Samuel Hefferin as a March Student of the Month, sponsored by the Saltsburg Lions Club. [Read More]
GIRL OF THE MONTH: Erin Fanning GIRL OF THE MONTH: Erin Fanning
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Erin Fanning, of Indiana, was recently named the Junior Women’s Civic Club Girl of the Month for January. [Read More]

All World News

 
Teens wearing leggings barred from United flight
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DENVER (AP) — Two teenage girls were barred by a gate agent from boarding a United Airlines flight from Denver to Minneapolis on Sunday because they were wearing leggings, according to a spokesman for the airline. [Read More]
Man finds marijuana bale on Florida beach
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 52-year-old man called 911 after finding a bale of marijuana that had washed up on a Florida beach. [Read More]
Drought-stricken Somalia battles hunger and cholera
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BAIDOA, Somalia — An emaciated woman writhes on her hospital bed, weakly waving her bony hand to create a current of air. [Read More]
Seattle plant failure dumps millions of gallons of sewage Seattle plant failure dumps millions of gallons of sewage
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SEATTLE — Millions of gallons of raw sewage and untreated runoff have poured into the United States’ second-largest estuary since a massive sewage treatment plant experienced equipment failures that forced it to stop fully treating Seattle’s waste. [Read More]
Trump plans office to bring business ideas
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WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is set to announce a new White House office run by his son-in-law that will seek to overhaul government functions using ideas from the business sector. [Read More]
Police: 'No apparent reason' for shooting on Vegas Strip bus Police: 'No apparent reason' for shooting on Vegas Strip bus
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LAS VEGAS — A man sitting at the back of a public bus on the Las Vegas Strip opened fire “for no apparent reason” as passengers got off at a stop in the heart of the tourism corridor, police said. [Read More]
Merkel's party wins state vote as election year starts Merkel's party wins state vote as election year starts
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BERLIN — Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative party easily won an election in Germany’s western Saarland state on Sunday, an unexpectedly strong performance as Merkel prepares to seek a fourth term in a national vote later this year. [Read More]
Will the 'Fearless Girl' stay on Wall Street? Will the 'Fearless Girl' stay on Wall Street?
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NEW YORK — Should the “Fearless Girl” stand up to Wall Street’s charging bull forever? [Read More]
8 feared dead in avalanche
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TOKYO (AP) — Eight Japanese high school students were presumed dead after being caught in an avalanche today while being trained in mountain climbing at a ski resort, authorities and media said. [Read More]
Officials: White House fence jumper tried again, at Treasury
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service says a woman who got tangled up by her shoelaces after trying to jump the White House fence last week has been arrested again after a similar stunt. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the Editor: Student seeks information about Pa. Letter to the Editor: Student seeks information about Pa.
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Dear people of the great state of Pennsylvania, [Read More]
Taxpayers cannot afford mega-school
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“The District is revenue restricted and has to live within those restrictions and prioritize to avoid going into the red. We don’t make decisions and then see what happens. We plan for them. We will not spend more money than we have,” wrote Dale Kirsch, Indiana Area. [Read More]
How high will your tax bills go?
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According to an IASD school board member, the amortization schedule on all of the Indiana Area School District bond debt including the new school and past debt will amount to about $75 million (or more depending on the total construction costs plus overruns) in total bond debt. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: IASD project presents teachable moment Letter to the Editor: IASD project presents teachable moment
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A smart person learns from the mistakes of others, especially regarding communication. The countywide reassessment provided many learning moments. However, the majority of the Indiana school board didn’t learn. They offer minimal reasons for building the mega-school. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Columnist shows disregard for poor Letter to the Editor: Columnist shows disregard for poor
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Several years ago during a Republican Party debate, the moderator asked candidate Ron Paul that if a person was deathly ill and didn’t have health insurance, should we just let him die? Before Paul could answer, a loudmouth in the audience shouted “YES!” [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Teaching, not building, means the most Letter to the Editor: Teaching, not building, means the most
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Glad to see today the Gazette print a second story reflecting viewpoints of others attending Monday’s school board meeting. A recent article made no mention of the number of citizens in attendance, eight who spoke during public comment all opposed to the school project and debt. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Cutting educator positions is a bad move Letter to the Editor: Cutting educator positions is a bad move
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It seems a very sad time for most of the community when it comes to our students and teachers in the public school system. In an age where we are seeing pingpong tables replace handwriting in class, and bigger buildings replace valuable teachers, we have to ask ourselves where we went wrong. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Offended by the Ten Commandments? Letter to the Editor: Offended by the Ten Commandments?
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There are a few people in America who take offense to displays of the Ten Commandments. They demand that they be taken down from around schools, removed from courthouses or wherever the Ten Commandments are found. Let’s think about this for a moment. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Florida contingent roots for Saltsburg Letter to the Editor: Florida contingent roots for Saltsburg
2 weeks ago -
Besides the Saltsburg fans in Indiana County, there is quite a Florida following here in the Lake Wales area. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Misinformation abounds on IASD plan Letter to the Editor: Misinformation abounds on IASD plan
3 weeks ago -
There has been a lot of misinformation bandied about over the past six months or so regarding the proposed megaschool project in the Indiana Area School District. [Read More]

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