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Sentinel photos by LAUREN KERSHNER 
A firefighter from the City Hook and Ladder tries to pop the hood of a Ford Escape after the vehicle was 
involved in an accident Tuesday at the Electric Avenue and Mill Road interchange, Derry Township.

Cars crash at hot spot

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LEWISTOWN — The Electric Avenue and Mill Road interchange was slow going Tuesday afternoon following a two-vehicle crash. The crash occurred shortly before 2:30 p.m. at the interchange in Derry Township, when a Ford Escape driven by Bethany Goshorn, of Mifflintown, was trying to turn left ...

Firefighters take part in conference

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LEWISTOWN – Firefighters from across Mifflin County were invited to a cancer seminar to learn how to take action against the disease in the fire service. The emergency responders learned how the fire service has changed, exposing them to a higher chance of getting cancer. Ed Mann, chief ...

Loyal Juniata County voters to be honored

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MIFFLINTOWN — A distinguished group of Juniata County voters will have a moment in the spotlight during a special ceremony slated Friday. On Tuesday, Juniata County Voter Registrar and Director of Elections Eva Weyrich announced during the Juniata County Commissioners weekly business meeting ...

Rotary Club to host seafood dinner

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LEWISTOWN — The Rotary Club of Lewistown will host its Annual Seafood Dinner from 5-7:30 p.m. March 29 at the Lewistown Moose. The Lewistown Rotary Club will be preparing the Chesapeake style seafood dinner complete with crab cakes, clam strips, shrimp, scallops, flounder, coleslaw, ...

Towpath Naturalist Society to hold meeting

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MIFFLINTOWN — The Towpath Naturalist Society will meet at 7 p.m. April 10, at the Juniata Valley Business Center. Guest speaker will be Tom Congersky, a member of the Harford County Bird Club and Maryland Ornithological Society, where he has served as a director for 29 years.

MDJ Reed completes continuing education

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LEWISTOWN — Magisterial District Judge Jonathan W. Reed was again certified for service as a member of Pennsylvania’s Unified Judicial System after successfully completing continuing legal education course work. Conducted by the Minor Judiciary Education Board and the Administrative ...

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 ...

Lottery

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

People Potpourri

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¯Dan Bennett, of State Farm Insurance, celebrated his 69th birthday on Tuesday. 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 ...

Police reports

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Pennsylvania State Police Lewistown ¯ Crash — 8:24 a.m. — Feb. 10 — Pennsylvania State Police Lewistown troopers are investigating a one vehicle crash that occurred on William Penn Highway, Fermanagh Township, when a Ford Escort driven by Katlyn Long, 54, of Lewistown, traveled off the ...