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Two charged with tampering with evidence, drug offenses

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LEWISTOWN—Charges were filed Sunday against two spouses, after Amber Heather, 29, reportedly attempted to conceal ammunition that was allegedly used in a shooting and Kaitlin Heather, 23, was found hiding from law enforcement, according to local police. Documents indicate that Kaitlin ...

Internet advisory committee discusses cooperative project

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LEWISTOWN—The Mifflin County Internet Advisory Committee discussed the Rural Broadband Cooperative’s Mill Creek project on Wednesday afternoon at the Mifflin County Courthouse. According to Jason Weaver, president of the cooperative, the goal of the project is to bring high-speed internet ...

Lewistown man charged with failing to register as sex offender

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LEWISTOWN — A 35-year-old man is scheduled for formal arraignment in the Mifflin Count Court of Common Pleas, after being charged March 14 with failing to register with Pennsylvania State Police, court documents state. Documents indicate that Philip L. Heath, of Lewistown, pleaded guilty to ...

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 ...

‘Beginnings,’ Chicago tribute to perform live on local stage

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From staff reports LEWISTOWN — “Beginnings: Ultimate Tribute to Chicago,” will take the stage on Monday as the 2018-19 Mifflin-Juniata Concert Association season continues. The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. in the auditorium of Mifflin County High School. Single tickets for this ...

2019 Kid Connection

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LEWISTOWN —Robins in your backyard and budding crocuses aren’t the only sure signs of spring. The 36th annual Kid Connection is just a month away. Organizers have been hard at work lining up the entertainment, the scores of participants, and the many details that are required to run a ...

Top of the town

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Community garden plots are available LEWISTOWN —The Lewistown Area Community Garden, located at 1 Jim Tunall Drive, Lewistown, is now accepting applications for garden plots. A $20 fee will be charged for each 8-by-4-foot raised bed plot. Included in this fee are access to tools and a ...

In the region

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Bingo fundraiser for LIS set for Sunday REEDSVILLE — Lewistown Intermediate School Home and School is hosting a bingo fundraiser from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, at the Reedsville Fire Hall. Doors open at noon. There will also be a Chinese auction and refreshments for sale. The last day for ...

Lottery

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

People potpourri

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¯Daryl and Barbara French, of McVeytown, celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary today. 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 ...