Josephine Nichols joked that she has been in charge of her church’s Lenten fish fry for so long now that she could retire. She’s been running the operation for the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Sykesville for 25 years.

PUNXSUTAWNEY — A DuBois man wanted in connection with the overdose death of a 29-year-old Brookville man last summer was arrested. The Pennsylvania State Police in collaboration with Jefferson…

ST. MARYS — The Elk County Catholic boys basketball team shook off a two-game losing streak in a big way with a 79-37 win over Brockway in the Allegheny Mountain League semifinals on Friday evening.

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RIDGWAY — The Ridgway boys basketball team used a strong second-half effort Friday to pull away from rival Johnsonburg to reach the Allegheny Mountain League championship game with a 53-34 victory.

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CLARION — After losing by 12 just two nights prior to Karns City, Clarion-Limestone and head coach Joe Ferguson knew some changes needed to be made in order to change the outcome in their rema…

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BROOKVILLE — One team approached the game as a playoff matchup while the other wanted to use it to get ready for its playoff run.

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ST. MARYS — The Elk County Catholic girls basketball team gave Kane all it could handle in the Allegheny Mountain League championship game on Saturday evening, but the Lady Wolves pulled away …

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorneys general of Maryland and the District of Columbia are expanding their lawsuit accusing President Donald Trump of accepting gifts from foreign and state governments. They're suing him not only as president but in his personal capacity as a businessman.

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. companies that have partnered with the National Rifle Association to offer discounts and benefits to its members have begun to distance themselves from the gun lobbying group after the latest school shooting.

SAN DIEGO (AP) — New government figures show people arrested by deportation officers increasingly have no criminal backgrounds, reflecting the Trump administration's commitment to cast a wider net in its push to expel people in the U.S. illegally.

PARIS (AP) — The watchdog that monitors global and illicit misuse of funds has cited North Korea as a top source of "ongoing and substantial" money laundering and terrorist financing and urged countries to close North Korean banks.

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The groundhog slips back into his comfy burro after offering his prediction of six more weeks of winter. Yet so many other species have to hope they don’t run out of calories before running out of winter.

I’d like to respond to Bob Mortland’s letter from the Jan. 21 edition of the Tri-County Sunday, which suggested the AP stories should “get upgraded" to reflect a bias toward his political point of view. As someone who is politically moderate, I enjoy the AP national news precisely because it…

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When I was a youngster at this time of the year, things would get busy around our house. At home the seed catalogs were beginning to stack up getting higher each time the mailman left our doorstep.