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New Paterno Statue “Joe’s Bench” To Be Built In State College

A group has formed at Penn State that is building another Joe Paterno statue to honor the former Nittany Lions Head Coach.

93-7 The Fan–23 hours ago

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Penn State Attempting To Curb State Patty’s Day Drinking

Penn State and State College Officials are making attempts to get rid of State Patty’s Day.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/19/2014

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Pa. Intruder Brings Valentine’s Day Chocolates, Wouldn’t Leave

Police have jailed a central Pennsylvania man on criminal trespass charges after he dropped of Valentine’s Day chocolates at an apartment, then refused to leave after returning a short time later.

02/10/2014

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Franklin Announced As Next Coach At Penn State

Penn State has hired James Franklin as its next head coach.

01/11/2014

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Fan Reaction Mixed To Reports That O’Brien Is Leaving PSU

Both Penn State fans and rivals are reacting to the Associated Press report that Nittany Lions’ coach Bill O’Brien has agreed to become head coach of the NFL’s Houston Texans.

01/01/2014

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PSU Student Dies After Jumping From Parking Garage

Authorities say a Penn State University student died when he jumped from a parking garage in downtown State College.

12/21/2013

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2 Penn State Students Admit To Spray Painting Swastikas Near Jewish Fraternity

Police say two Penn State students have been charged with ethnic intimidation after they admitted last week to vandalizing property near a predominantly Jewish fraternity.

12/09/2013

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Pa. Man Charged With Manure Spreader Hit-And-Run

Penn State police have charged a truck driver with leaving the scene after a manure spreader he was hauling ran over a pedestrian at the university’s Ag Progress Days in August.

12/06/2013

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Pot-Laced Treats Dropped On Central Pa. Street

Police say they’ve found some tricky marijuana-laced treats that somebody apparently dropped on a central Pennsylvania street.

11/01/2013

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Pa. Pastor Says He Was Fired For Same-Sex Wedding

A congregation has fired its pastor for conducting the wedding of two men at a central Pennsylvania mayor’s home, the pastor said.

09/24/2013

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Police Investigating After Baby Was Given Mom’s Painkiller

Police are investigating allegations that a central Pennsylvania nurse mistakenly gave a newborn pain medication meant for the baby’s mother.

08/13/2013

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Clerk At State College Hotel Beaten By Man In Spider-Man Mask

Police in State College say they are searching for a suspect after a night desk clerk at a hotel was beaten by a man wearing a Spider-Man mask and wielding a large skeleton key.

06/25/2013

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Law Enforcement Carrying Special Olympics Torch To State College

Local law enforcement is on the move today, running 150 miles to support Special Olympics.

06/04/2013

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Students Visiting PSU Come Home With Bedbug Bites

Several people in a group of 40 chaperones and students visiting Penn State’s main campus say they came home with bedbug bites.

05/17/2013

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Establishments Go Alcohol Free For “State Patty’s”

Nearly three dozen downtown bars, restaurants and bottle shops agreed to halt alcohol sales to counter an early St. Patrick’s Day celebration created by Penn State students, the most aggressive effort yet to curb drinking on the unofficial “State Patty’s Day.”

KDKA-TV–02/19/2013

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