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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger passed for 123 yards with a touchdown and an interception in likely his last start at Heinz Field, and the Pittsburgh Steelers handled the listless Cleveland Browns 26-14 on Monday night to keep their postseason hopes alive.

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger has been flirting with the idea of retirement for years. This time, however, feels different. For the first time in his nearly two-decade career, the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback did more than just hint that the end is near. It may finally be at hand.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The chances that the Kansas City Chiefs would spend Sunday night celebrating their record sixth straight AFC West title seemed slim last week when Tyreek Hill and Travis Kelce headlined an outbreak of COVID-19 within the team.

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HERSHEY — In their final race of the season, Punxsutawney’s Amy Poole and Jordann Hicks competed at the PIAA State Cross Country Championships held in Hershey at the Parkview course on Saturday. 

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PUNXSUTAWNEY — Punxsutawney boys cross country seniors Eric Surkala and Andrew Barnoff concluded their high-school careers on Saturday at the PIAA State Championships in Hershey, running under clear skies and ideal temperatures, with both athletes turning in their best-ever state-meet performance.

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PUNXSUTAWNEY — If you have an appetite for some Krispy Kreme donuts, there’s good news as the Punxsutawney Chucks boys varsity and junior varsity basketball teams will be selling them  this Saturday beginning at 9 a.m. until they’re all gone.

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Seniors from a variety of programs at Punxsutawney Area High School were recognized at the Punxsutawney Chucks football game Friday evening.

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The 16th annual Mahoning Shadow Shuffle was held on Saturday. Despite a wet start to the day, participants from near and far came to compete in one of the three events, the half-marathon, 10K and 5K. The Mahoning Shadow Shuffle is held on the second Saturday in October with the goal of incre…

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The Punxsutawney Area High School volleyball team participated in the annual Dig Pink event Monday evening, raising money for Lisa’s Ladybugs, a local patient care fund that supports families affected by cancer. Preliminary reports showed over $2,000 raised for the night.

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The Punxsutawney Area High School volleyball team participated in the annual Dig Pink event Monday evening, raising money for Lisa’s Ladybugs, a local patient care fund that supports families affected by cancer. Players presented carnations in memory or honor of people in their lives who hav…

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PUNXSUTAWNEY — It was a wet and drizzly day this past Saturday, as the Punxsutawney Lady Chucks soccer team played host to Kane, who they went on to beat 4-2, while also honoring the senior Lady Chucks prior to the start of the game.

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The Punxsutawney Chucks soccer team honored the 2021 seniors prior to the start of the game against the Brookville Raiders Thursday. The 2021 Chucks soccer seniors (from left) included Zack Wymer (Michael and Lisa Wymer), Brayden Robicheau (Thomas and Rebecca Robicheau), Angelo Pape (Paul Pa…

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BROCKWAY — District 9 cross country favorite DuBois took the first two places on the way to a convincing 23-35 win over the Punxsutawney boys cross country team on Brockway's difficult new course at the Scottish Heights Country

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MARION CENTER –– In an effort to raise awareness of the economic impact attributable to Pennsylvania motorsports, state Rep. Brian Smith (R-Jefferson/Indiana) had the privilege of competing in a side-by-side race at Marion Center Raceway on Saturday evening, Oct. 2. 

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DUBOIS — Punxsy’s AJ Parise Youth Football program saw its varsity team’s season come to an end on Saturday in DuBois, but the Chucks didn’t go down without a fight, as they battled a Renegades team that had beaten them earlier in the year right down to the final horn.

DUBOIS — For Punxsutawney's AJ Parise Youth Football program and the other teams in the Central Pennsylvania Youth Football League, Saturday marked the beginning of the playoffs. And for Punxsy's JVs and their counterparts from DuBois, the Renegades, it also marked a return to some old-fashi…

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator Matt Canada appreciates his players — from longtime quarterback Ben Roethlisberger to second-year guard Kevin Dotson — taking the onus for a sluggish start.

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PUNXSUTAWNEY— On Friday night, friends, family and former athletes of storied Punxsutawney Area High School track and field Coach John F. Smith came together to dedicate and name the high school track at Jack LaMarca stadium in his honor.  

PUNXSUTAWNEY—Led by a solid 1-2 finish by Andrew Barnoff and Evan Groce, the Punxsy boys cross country team came away with a 15-point win against St. Marys yesterday on a warm, muggy afternoon at Jack LaMarca stadium.  

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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers’ new-look offense overcame a slow start, Ulysees Gilbert returned a blocked punt 9 yards for a touchdown and Pittsburgh rallied to a season-opening 23-16 win over the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.

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While the visiting Karns City Gremlins had one game in last week, a 35-17 win over Girard, the Punxsutawney Chucks football team had its opening game against Clarion canceled due to COVID concerns. And with that game time in, the Gremlins picked up their second win of the season with a 42-8 …

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PUNXSUTAWNEY — Fourteen more Punxsutawney Area High School students went into quarantine Friday, and the varsity football game against Clarion was cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns, the district announced in two separate news releases.

BROCKWAY — The Punxsy girls tennis team opened its season at Brockway on Monday and lost a hard-fought battle on a day on which Head Coach Mike Emhoff said "heat was a factor," falling 6-1 to the host.