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People potpourri

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¯Vivian Searer, of Mifflintown, celebrates his 13th birthday today. ¯Robin and Craig Knepp, of Milroy, celebrated their 38th wedding anniversary Wednesday. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in “People ...

Police report

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Lewistown Police Department ¯Crash—Lewistown police responded to a two vehicle crash that occurred at approximately 11:03 a.m. on Oct. 20 on South Main Street and Fleming Avenue in Lewistown. According to the report, a 17-year-old male, of Lewistown, was traveling east on Fleming Avenue ...

Dunkin’ taking on Starbucks with improved espresso drinks

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First, Dunkin’ dropped the “Donuts” from its name. Now it’s adding fancy espresso drinks to its menu. Dunkin’ says U.S. customers will be able to buy upgraded lattes, cappuccinos and other espresso-based hot and cold drinks at most of its 9,200 U.S. stores by the holiday ...

MCHS band to compete in final competition of season

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LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin County High School marching band will be competing in the Tournament of Bands-Atlantic Coast Championships in the Group 3-A Class on Nov. 2 at West Shore Stadium at Cedar Cliff High School in Harrisburg. The show starts at 6:15 p.m. and Mifflin County is scheduled to ...

Lottery

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

Generous table

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Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Rotarians, from left, Vicki Wilson, Jim Zubler, Paul Wilson, Amanda Sechrist, Vianney Siennick and club president Colleen McCuster, socialize during the club’s World’s Greatest Meal event held at the Chestnut Manor Bed & Breakfast in Lewistown. The ...

MCDC hopeful for general election

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LEWISTOWN—With approximately two weeks left until the general election, the Mifflin County Democratic Committee feels their party’s candidates are ready to take their place in state government. Various candidates throughout the region were given the opportunity to speak during a “Meet ...

Friedenberg visits Sentinel ahead of election

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LEWISTOWN — Marc Friedenberg, Democratic candidate the U.S. House of Representatives in Pennsylvania’s 12th District, has said that he will ensure no person with pre-existing conditions will be denied health care, that he will advocate for Medicare-For-All and that he will recommend strict ...

Area store sells Cash 5 jackpot-winning ticket

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From staff reports MIFFLINTOWN — A Juniata County convenience store sold one of three jackpot-winning Cash 5 tickets from Sunday’s drawing. Mifflin Town Mart, at 4106 William Penn Highway in Mifflintown, sold the ticket worth $216,667 or one-third of the $650,000 jackpot. The other two ...

Grant will promote opioid crisis awareness

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MIFFLINTOWN — Residents of Juniata County, as well as those traveling through the area, are being reminded of the ongoing opioid crisis thanks to a recently awarded monetary grant designed to promote awareness of the problem. During Tuesday’s business meeting of the Juniata County ...