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Anonymous tip app launched across Pa.

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LEWISTOWN — Students across Pennsylvania will now have the opportunity to identify and anonymously report harassment, threats and other at-risk behavior from fellow students. The Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General launched the Safe2Say Something program, which enables both youth ...

Febres guilty on all charges

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LEWISTOWN — Following 30 minutes of deliberation, a Mifflin County jury of seven women and five men found Jose Febres, 32, of Lancaster, guilty of seven charges, including attempted homicide, aggravated assault and recklessly endangering another person, Tuesday. After day one of the trial, ...

Juniata Business and Industry Inc. hosts annual meeting

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PORT ROYAL—Juniata Business and Industry Inc. hosted its annual meeting on Wednesday evening at the Port Royal Community Building in Juniata County. The goal of JBI is to continuously develop Juniata County by improving its economy, industries and employment opportunities for county ...

McClure man charged with aggravated assault

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MCCLURE — A 35-year-old man was charged Jan. 9 with eight criminal counts, including aggravated indecent assault of a child, after a teenage accuser reported being sexually assaulted by the man when the accuser was 10 years old, according to court documents. Documents state that a teenage ...

Committee speaks with telecommunications chair

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LEWISTOWN—Sascha Meinrath, Palmer Chair in telecommunications at Penn State University, spoke with the Mifflin County Internet Advisory Committee in regards to his work and internet advocacy, Wednesday afternoon, at the Mifflin County Courthouse. An internet freedom activist, Meinrath’s ...

Calendar

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Editor’s note: The Sentinel offers nonprofit and other community organizations an opportunity to promote upcoming events for free in this community calendar for three days before the event. Events needing reservations also may be promoted for up to two weeks prior to the reservation ...

In the region

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Doctor joins Mount Nittany Health Center STATE COLLEGE — Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce the addition of Jason Goldberg, DO, to Mount Nittany Health Center for Wound Care. “As a Penn State graduate, I look forward to returning to the area and serving the wonderful people of ...

People potpourri

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¯Sarah Shilling, of Alfarata, celebrates her 18th birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in “People potpourri.” Submissions can be sent to the virtual newsroom at www.lewistownsentinel.com or emailed ...

Lottery

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The winning numbers selected Wednesday in the Pennsylvania lottery were: Day Pick 2: 7-1 Wild: 9 Day Pick 3: 8-8-8 Wild: 9 Day Pick 4: 1-8-5-5 Wild: 9 Day Pick 5: 0-1-5-6-6 Wild: 9 Night Pick 2: 4-5 Wild: 2 Night Pick 3: 4-9-1 Wild: ...

Three linked to December burglaries

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BEAVERTOWN — Three Union County residents were linked to a string of burglaries from Snyder, Lycoming and Union counties in December. Middleburg Borough Police Department held a press conference Tuesday at the Beavertown Borough building where they announced a 16-year old, an 18-year old ...