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Stapleton burglary case proceeds to trial

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HUNTINGDON — Mark C. Stapleton, 47, of Mount Union, is scheduled for jury selection in November after appearing before Judge George Zanic on Thursday in the Huntingdon County Court of Common Pleas. Stapleton faces trial on three criminal counts, including burglary. According to a criminal ...

Update on road work in Juniata, Mifflin counties

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MIFFLINTOWN — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is alerting area drivers that work to improve more than 22 miles of roadway in Juniata and Mifflin counties is continuing. Through mid-July drivers can expect to encounter work at the following locations: Juniata County: — Paving ...

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Boeing and Embraer attempt a joint venture

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Boeing and Brazilian jet maker Embraer have agreed to form a joint venture that would push the U.S. aerospace giant into the market for smaller passenger planes. The new company is being valued at $4.75 billion. Boeing Co. said Thursday that it will own 80 percent while Embraer SA takes the ...

Nation pauses for celebrations

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NEW YORK (AP) — With backyard barbecues and fireworks, Americans celebrated Independence Day by participating in time-honored traditions that expressed pride in their country’s 242nd birthday. But this quintessential American holiday was being marked with a sense of a United States ...

Three taken to hospital after train hits vehicle

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GRANVILLE — Three occupants in a Jeep were transported to Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital for possible minor injuries after the vehicle was struck by a train near the 400 block area of Granville Road in Granville Township, Wednesday. Dan Cherry, chief of Granville Fire Company, said the company ...

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Lottery

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

Truck strikes boy on ATV

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WALNUT - A 10-year-old boy was flown by LifeFlight to Hershey Medical Center Tuesday afternoon following an ATV accident near Walnut, Juniata County. Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Mike Short said a call came in just before noon Tuesday that a 10 year-old boy riding an ATV was struck by a ...

County to consider fee on vehicle registrations

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MIFFLINTOWN – Pending decisions by a majority of townships and boroughs, residents of Juniata County may be seeing a $5 fee imposed on all vehicle registrations in an effort to raise money to fix roads and bridges. During Tuesday’s weekly meeting of the Juniata County Commissioners, Alice ...