Authorities Search for Hit and Run Driver
Authorities in Venango County are investigating a hit and run incident involving an ATV driver on Congress Hill Road in Sandy Creek Township. It was reportedly around 11:30 at night on Saturday when the driver of an ATV slid sideways off of the roadway and collided with several yard decorations and a parked car which was subsequently pushed into another car. The ATV rider fled the scene after stopping for only a moment. Please call the Franklin State Police at (814)676-6596 if you might have information that can help.
Natural Gas Prices Increase
National Fuel Gas has announced a rate increase on the cost of natural gas of 1.71% for the first quarter of the 2020 calendar year. The rate increase started on February 1st and represents an average raise in price for household fuel bills of about $1.14. National Fuel customers having trouble paying their bills can call (800)365-3234 for assistance with payment programs.
Shapiro Releases Track and Trace Report
Pennsylvania’s Attorney General Josh Shapiro has released an online report about the commonwealth’s Track and Trace program detailing gun related crimes. The Track and Trace program was officially launched last summer and this freshman report card can be found online at attorneygeneral.gov/ttreportcard.