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CLARION -- The meeting of Take off Pounds Sensibly 742 of Clarion was held Sept. 12 and Sept. 19 with 10 members weighing in.

Greetings Word of the Week fans and welcome to the Sept. 29 edition of Clarion County's favorite word game.

"Wildwood Weed" was written by Don Bowman and was initially released on his debut album in 1964, reaching number 14 on the album chart.

CLARION Area fire companies responded to the following calls. The information might not include all incidents to which volunteers responded.

In poker terms he, Putin, is all-in, is how Finnish President Niinist described the actions of Russia's President Vladimir Putin during a recent CNN interview.

As I watched the funeral procession for Queen Elizabeth II, the contrast between our two nations was startling and speaks volumes.

I like picnics.Picnics are great.I've made a life-long practice of attending picnics.The end of summer seems to be picnic season good friends, good food and good times.

STRATTANVILLE Edward Quigley, age 68, of Strattanville, passed away unexpectedly on September 26, 2022, at his residence.

Like many seniors, I have paid thousands in property taxes to Clarion County over my lifetime.

CLARION -- The meeting of Take off Pounds Sensibly 742 of Clarion was held Sept. 12 and Sept. 19 with 10 members weighing in.

The announcement that the California Air Resources Board will ban the sale of gas-powered cars entirely by 2035 created a wide range of responses from other states, including Pennsylvania.

Wow, just like that the weather changed and fall is really upon us. The cooler temperatures will have us see the leaves change colors and with this comes the final races of the season.

CLARION - The Alzheimer's Association invites Clarion residents to join the fight to end Alzheimer's by participating in the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's. Registration is at 8 a.m., an opening ceremony is set for 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the lawn of Clarion County Court…

BROOKVILLE - It was a great sunny day for Jefferson County History Center's fourth annual Family Bicycle Ride and Poker Run. A total of 65 adult bicyclists and 24 kids participated in this ever-growing event on Sunday, Sept. 18.The ride is from Brookville to Summerville along the picturesque…

Finally, I found my first perfect week of picks last week as I went 11-0 in my fearless (and slightly witless) prognostications.

It's beautiful when in bloom and quickly fills empty garden spaces with a huge, exotic green presence. Do some people actually like it? Yes, but eventually they find it is an invasive terrorist that quickly takes over whole acres of land.

CLARION Area fire companies responded to the following calls. The information might not include all incidents to which volunteers responded.

FOXBURG - The KSAC golf season ended last Monday (Sept. 19) at the Foxburg Country Club with Clarion's McKayla Kerle and Kam Kerle co-medaling after both fired even par 34s on the nine-hole 2,555-yard course.

Clarion County Director of Elections Cindy Callihan is expected to officially announce her retirement today (Sept. 27) after nearly 40 years with the county. Her retirement is effective Oct. 1, but she will remain on as a part-time employee until after the 2022 general election.

Water runoff is an issue which seems to keep popping up for the Shippenville Borough Council and the assembled body discussed the issue at its Sept. 14 meeting.

CLARION - Shuttle bus service will be available from the Area Transit Authority between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, for the Kronspan USA "Farmers and Crafters Day" and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, for the Butler Health System - Clarion Hospital "Tournament of Leaves Parade."