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  1. List of Pennsylvania dams removed in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... for wild brook trout and eliminate a high-hazard dam. Cove Valley Christian Camp Dam, Little Cove Creek, Franklin County - Owned by the Cove Valley Christian Camp, the removal of this 25-feet high dam is expected to improve water quality and passage ...

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  2. Winter 2015 Art Exhibits In Franklin County PARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | PRWeb

    As Groundhog Phil prepares to predict how long winter will continue, the Franklin County Visitors Bureau recommends an infusion of Franklin County art exhibits to boost the spirit and thoughts of warmer days ahead. The art of Ruth Ann Smith is part of "Down the Garden Path: In the Spirit of Downton Abbey at the Franklin County Old Jail.

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  3. Pa. Lawmakers Discuss Breaks for VolunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | FireHouse.com

    ... 2001 study by the Pennsylvania Fire and Emergency Services Institute. At briefing on Dec. 19, members of the Franklin County Emergency Services Alliance told legislators representing Franklin County that attracting new volunteers was their No. 1 ...

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  4. Steel-High, Harrisburg, Juniata are division champs; fisticuffs in another game: Jan. 30 Mid-Penn and TVL boys' basketball roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | PennLive.com

    ... to fall out of District 3-AAAA playoff contention. Cumberland Valley 51, Chambersburg 27: Tossing aside the Franklin County outfit for the second time in three days, the visiting Eagles (12-8, 7-5) used defense to down the Trojans (6-13, 4-9) this ...

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  5. Crews battle house fire in LemoyneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | ABC 27

    The state Health Department is offering free measles, mumps and rubella vaccinations to people in Cumberland and Franklin counties after a p Ashley Brooks moved her family to Elizabethville a few years ago to get a fresh start, and get away from some of the problems associated wit

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  6. Driver injured in accident involving school bus carrying 37 students, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | PennLive.com

    One person was slightly injured Thursday afternoon when a school bus carrying 37 elementary school students from the Waynesboro Area School District collided with pickup truck in Franklin County, according to state police. The accident occurred just before 4 p.m. near the intersection of Route 233 and South Mountain Road in Quincy Township, police said.

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  7. Pa. to hold measles vaccination clinics in Cumberland, Franklin countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | ABC 27

    ... ty State Health Center 431 East North St., Carlisle 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31 Southampton Township (Franklin County) Municipal Building 705 Municipal Dr., Shippensburg 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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  8. Harrisburg students discuss safety issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | ABC 27

    Vietnam's military announced Friday it has temporarily grounded Vietnam War-era U.S.-built helicopters after a crash k The state Health Department is offering free measles, mumps and rubella vaccinations to people in Cumberland and Franklin counties after a p Ashley Brooks moved her family to Elizabethville a few years ago to get a fresh start, and get away from some of the problems associated wit HARRISBURG, Pa. Students in the Harrisburg School District discussed the possibility of administrators adding armed school resource officers and metal detectors at a forum Thursday night.

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  9. Driver dead after crash in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | ABC 27

    The Obama administration is seeking to hitch its climate change message onto that of the ever-popular Pope Francis, whos The state Health Department is offering free measles, mumps and rubella vaccinations to people in Cumberland and Franklin counties after a p Ashley Brooks moved her family to Elizabethville a few years ago to get a fresh start, and get away from some of the problems associated wit On Friday morning state police identified the driver as Chad Lininger, 30, of McConnelsburg.

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  10. Franklin County Visitors Bureau Invites Visitors in 2015 to Try 15 Things in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | PRWeb

    Franklin County Visitors Bureau invites visitors to try 15 exciting things to do in Franklin County for 2015 including recreation, history, hiking, theater, shopping, photography, hunting, and festivals. Franklin County is a cross-roads of culture, farmland and excitement.

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    Thursday Jan 29 | ABC 27

    The Obama administration is seeking to hitch its climate change message onto that of the ever-popular Pope Francis, whos The state Health Department is offering free measles, mumps and rubella vaccinations to people in Cumberland and Franklin counties after a p Ashley Brooks moved her family to Elizabethville a few years ago to get a fresh start, and get away from some of the problems associated wit PHILADELPHIA - Proving that the pen is mightier than the pipe, Governor Tom Wolf signed an executive order banning additional gas drilling in state parks and state forests. "It comes from a deep-seated and profound respect for what we have here," Wolf said from Benjamin Rush State Park in Philadelphia.

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  12. State police fire marshal unit investigating destroyed cabinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | PennLive.com

    ... midnight and 5 p.m. Thursday at the property in the 11000 block of Mountain Road in Letterkenny Township in Franklin County. Anyone with additional information related to the fire is encouraged to call state police in Chambersburg at 717-264-5161 ...

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  13. CASD eyes $95K deal for Army Reserve CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... of the House Armed Services Committee, I have been honored to have the opportunity to serve the people of Franklin County. Whether it is making sure the talented people at Letterkenny have the tools they need to do their work, or ensuring that our ...

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  14. Franklin County area police logRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Pennsylvania State Police, Chambersburg, said the driver was heading south around 5:26 a.m. Thursday when his vehicle left the road and struck a tree near 13820 Fort Loudon Road. He was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  15. Franklin County to decide fate of antiquities found in ChambersburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Coins and artifacts dating to the 1700s were found Wednesday at the Gass House on Franklin Farm Lane in Chambersburg. Coins and artifacts dating to the 1700s were found Wednesday at the Gass House on Franklin Farm Lane in Chambersburg.

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  16. Minor injuries in crash involving school bus in Franklin Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | WPMT-TV York

    FRANKLIN CO.PA Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a three vehicle crash involving a school bus in Franklin County. It happened at about 4 pm Thursday on South Mountain Road near Rocky Mountain Road.

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  17. Possible measles exposure in Cumberland and Franklin countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | WPMT-TV York

    A person infected with measles spent time at three locations in Cumberland and Franklin counties. That person went to the first location last Saturday.

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  18. Coins from the 1600s unearthed at historic site in Franklin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | WPMT-TV York

    Pieces of history, some dating back to the 1600's were found in Guilford Township, Franklin County. A master gardener dug up 14 coins dating as far back as 1672.

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  19. Franklin County Visitors Bureau Looks Ahead to 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | PRWeb

    The Franklin County Visitors Bureau is looking ahead to an exciting year filled with opportunities to explore learn and discover. Colonial rebellion at Fort Loudoun preceded colonial rebellion at Lexington and Concord by ten years when James Smith and the Black Boys fired on the provincial fort.

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  20. Measles in central Pa.: State providing free vaccineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | PennLive.com

    The first free clinic runs from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Franklin County State Health Center at 518 Cleveland Avenue in Chambersburg. Another is scheduled for Friday from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Cumberland County State Health Center as 431 East North Street in Carlisle.

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