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Mount Union man pleads not guilty to forgery, theft

LEWISTOWN—A Mount Union man, charged in Lewistown with forgery and theft in December, pleaded not guilty Tuesday, before Judge Aaron Gingrich. Rodney L. Chilcote, 56, reportedly attempted to use a counterfeit $100 bill at a local convenience store/gas station, according to court documents. ...

Man charged with child rape released on modified bail

LEWISTOWN — A 29-year-old man, charged with rape of a child, was released on modified bail Tuesday. John Galbraith, of Lewistown, had his bail modified from $100,000 monetary to $100,000 unsecured, after his attorney, David Lampman, argued a motion before Judge Aaron Gingrich, citing ...

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J.C. Blair restricts visitation due to influenza

HUNTINGDON—The administration and staff at J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital in Huntingdon is asking the community to restrict visitation to the Hospital, due to the number of people with influenza and the contagious nature of the flu. The hospital is modifying its visitation policy temporarily to ...

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Pennsylvania prepares to start issuing Real IDs

HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania is about to start issuing driver licenses that allow holders to board commercial airliners and enter certain secure federal facilities when federal Real ID standards take effect in Pennsylvania next year. The state Department of Transportation plans to issue ...

Lottery

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

Wrecking winds

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Utility crews are working to restore power to thousands of Pennsylvania customers following high winds that roared through the commonwealth, knocking down trees and power lines. PPL Electric reported more than 20,000 customers without power and said crews were ...

Partner to seek re-election as county commissioner

MIFFLINTOWN — Mark R. Partner has announced his intention to seek another term as Juniata County Commissioner by entering the May 21 Democratic primary election. “It is a privilege to serve all the residents of Juniata County,” Partner said in a press release. “I continue to observe ...

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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 ...