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Calendar

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 ...

Setting it straight

¯ Glen E. Kline was a resident of South Brown Street in McClure at the time of his death. His address was incomplete in an obituary that appeared in Thursday’s edition. ¯An article in Tuesday’s edition of The Sentinel did not clearly state recommended ages and timelines for certain ...

Lottery

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

Police report

Lewistown Police Department ¯Theft—Lewistown police investigated an incident of theft that was reported at approximately 10:33 a.m. on Aug. 9 on E. Walnut St. in Lewistown. According to the report, a 17-year-old male employee stole over $700 in cash and cigarettes between Aug. 4 and ...

Leadership-office seminar scheduled for local employers

LEWISTOWN — The Juniata Valley Employer Advisory Council is sponsoring a leadership-office seminar for local employers and their staff. The featured guest speaker is Tami Chadick, district manager for Hoss’s Steak and Sea House corporate office in Altoona. Chadick will be presenting ...

Names in the news

Dr. Wickramaaratchi joins Mount Nittany Physician Group STATE COLLEGE – Mount Nittany Health announced the addition of interventional cardiologist Dr. Shyama Wickramaaratchi to Mount Nittany Physician Group Cardiology. “There’s nothing more rewarding than seeing a critically ill ...

Local restaurants support the United Way

LEWISTOWN —United Way of Mifflin-Juniata is organizing the 2018 Restaurant Week from Sept.10 through Sept. 16. With the help of the Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce, MCS Bank and the Lewistown Sentinel, the United Way is raising awareness of great local restaurants that support ...

In the region

Resurfacing work scheduled on Route 22 in Juniata County MIFFLINTOWN – A resurfacing project on Route 22 in Juniata County is scheduled to begin Monday, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced Thursday. This project will improve ride quality and extend the life of ...

Chugging along

Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Levi Zimmerman, 2, of Port Royal rides the train at the Juniata County Fair Wednesday evening in Port Royal.

Diner shooter charged with attempted manslaughter

LEWISTOWN— A 28-year-old was charged Wednesday with attempted manslaughter after reportedly firing gunshots in the direction of a police officer while in the vicinity of Red’s Diner Tuesday night. According to court documents, Jeremy Hepner, of McAlisterville, was reportedly intoxicated ...