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MOUNT UNION — Mount Union had a trio of girls finish with 13 points and the Trojans took down Southern Huntingdon, 48-33, in Inter-County Conference girls basketball. Laiken Turner was one of the three as she added five steals. Hand also finished with 13 and scored all three of the ...

Forest lands imperiled as aging owners divide, sell

Outdoors

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Many trees in Gary Hague’s Wyoming County forest sprouted before he was born. Others were planted with his own rough hands. A memory seeded in the summer twilight a half-century ago grows there, too. The deed says 99 acres “more or less,” but it felt even bigger ...

Spartans rally to beat Lions

Penn State

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Tom Izzo sat Cassius Winston at the beginning of the second half, benching his point guard to send a message. It seemed to work. Miles Bridges had 23 points and Winston scored 12 of his 15 points after halftime and finished with 10 assists, helping No. 5 ...

Wildcats ride hot start to win over Tigers

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COCOLAMUS — Greenwood got off to a great start and never looked back in a 71-30 tossing of East Juniata in Tri-Valley League boys basketball Tuesday. All the Wildcats needed was to win the game’s opening tipoff and go right down the court and begin an 11-point run. In fact, it took well ...

Forfeits, bonus points propel Central Cambria past Indians

Local Sports

JOHNSTOWN — The Juniata Indians took the Central Cambria Red Devils to the brink before falling 39-36 on Tuesday evening’s District 6 Class 2A team wrestling dual meet at Westmont Hilltop. The loss eliminated Juniata from the tournament. The Indians will be idle until individual wrestling ...

MC snaps long slide in division

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LEWISTOWN — It took an extra period, but Mifflin County finally ended a 55-game conference losing streak, slipping by Central Dauphin, 73-63, in a Mid-Penn Commonwealth boys basketball game on Tuesday. The Huskies had not won a game in the division since January of 2014, when the beat ...

Scholastic sports

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BURNHAM — Mifflin County had 10 first place finishes, but couldn’t overthrow Central Dauphin as the girls fell, 90-80, Tuesday in Mid-Penn Conference swimming. The boys lost 111-58. Hannah Bonson had four first place finishes, winning the 100-meter breaststroke in 1:14.73 and the 200 ...

Frolov makes name for self since arrival

Local Sports

LEWISTOWN — Sergey Frolov arrived in Lewistown from Moscow, Russia, in August of 2015, allowing him to attend Mifflin County and play soccer for the Huskies since his sophomore year. Frolov has come a long way both geographically and as a person, and his ability to adapt has drawn a lot of ...

Goals, plans set early for Miller

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LEWISTOWN —Lance Miller knew the two things he wanted most when attending college were to continue running and learn physical therapy. Miller now has the chance to do both for Lock Haven Univeristy — an NCAA Division II school that competes in the Pennsylvania State Athletic ...

Hard worker Winkles is off to Geneva

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LEWISTOWN — Gabe Winkles is one of the hardest workers on the Mifflin County football team and it’s his work ethic that’s allowing him to go and play at the next level. Winkles will continue his athletic and academic career at Geneva College in Beaver Falls, just outside of Pittsburgh. ...