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 2021-07-23 15:38 

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Newsmaker: Registration still open for upcoming Lake Erie Cyclefest...
 2021-07-23 15:15 

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Plague discovered in 6 Colorado counties after 10-year-old dies...

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment says there have been laboratory confirmed reports of plague in animals and fleas from six counties....

 2021-07-23 15:10 

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Newsfeed Now: US Olympians prepare to compete during pandemic; Officer uses chip bag to save stabbing victim's life...

Weekdays at 10:30 a.m. CST/11:30 a.m. EST, Newsfeed Now will be streaming the top stories in the U.S. utilizing our newsrooms across the country. If you miss the live report, you'll be able to see a replay minutes after the stream ends....

 2021-07-23 15:08 

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Tokyo Olympic flame is the first powered by hydrogen...

TOKYO (AP) — Inspired by the sun, the Tokyo Olympic cauldron is designed to be better for the planet. The flame at Tokyo's National Stadium and another cauldron burning along the waterfront near Tokyo Bay throughout the games will be sustained i...

 2021-07-23 15:04 

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Do you know what the Olympic rings stand for?...

What...

 2021-07-23 14:04 

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Cleveland's baseball team goes from Indians to Guardians...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland's Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians. The ballclub announced the name change Friday with a video on Twitter narrated by actor Tom Hanks, ending months of internal discu...

 2021-07-23 13:14 

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Olympics ceremony uses music from Japanese video games...

An orchestral medley of songs from iconic Japanese video games served as the soundtrack for the parade of countries at the Olympics opening ceremony....

 2021-07-23 13:12 

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Watch: A look at Discover Presque Isle events taking place this weekend...

Discover Presque Isle is continuing through the weekend. And after a year off, thousands of visitors are expected to visit the park for this event. Fontaine Glenn was live at Presque Isle this morning with a preview of events for the weekend. Discover Pre...

 2021-07-23 12:51 

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Should fully vaccinated people mask up with COVID-19 cases rising?...

An easing of safety precautions and the large number of people who remain unvaccinated in many regions are contributing to the spread of cases around the world....

 2021-07-23 12:49 

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Firefighters quickly douse fire at Frontier Lumber Thursday evening...

Erie firefighters made quick work of a smoky blaze at a lumber yard Thursday. The fire at Frontier Lumber's East 5th St. location was reported just after 8 p.m. Thursday evening. When firefighters arrived on scene, the first units reported smoke comin...

 2021-07-23 12:44 

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Olympic Games, Tokyo-style: The pandemic era opens...

The Games are underway! And they...

 2021-07-23 12:38 

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'I'm going to rape her and kill her': Las Vegas woman's Ring cam records stranger's terrifying threats...

The woman, who was inside the home during the scary encounter, shared the doorbell cam video on Facebook to warn others....

 2021-07-23 12:34 

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Be a Tourist: Events around town the weekend of July 23-25...

Looking for some fun plans this weekend? Look no further than right here in Erie. Here is a list of some great activities that are taking place this weekend! 100 Years of Presque Isle Exhibit Presque Isle State Park is celebrating its 100 year anniversary...

 2021-07-23 11:40 

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PHOTOS: Amid fireworks, Tokyo's opening ceremony begins...

With a blaze of indigo and white fireworks lighting the night sky, the Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony has started....

 2021-07-23 11:05 

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At least 100 US athletes unvaccinated as Olympics begin...

About 100 of the 613 U.S. athletes descending on Tokyo for the Olympics are unvaccinated....

 2021-07-23 09:45 

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As the Tokyo Games open, can the Olympic flame burn away the funk?...

As the first pandemic Games in a century convene largely without spectators and opposed by much of the host nation, the disbelief and anger of those kept outside the near-deserted national stadium threaten to drown out the usual carefully packaged glitz a...

 2021-07-23 09:39 

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Click here for the Friday Morning Forecast...

High pressure will continue to dominate today with some sun and warm temps, though not too humid. Dew points rise for the weekend, increasing the chance of some late day storms tomorrow into Sunday morning. Meteorologist Tom DiVecchio 5:45 am Friday Preci...

 2021-07-23 09:38 

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Digital Exclusive Mountain Forecast...
 2021-07-23 09:37 

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 2021-07-23 09:35 

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 2021-07-23 09:24 

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Cherry blossoms unite Japan, US sister cities...

Along the banks of the Willamette River in downtown Portland, 100 cherry trees erupt with color every spring. They are a beautiful and delicate gift from the Japanese Grain Importers Association 31 years ago....

 2021-07-23 04:01 

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SeaWolves fall 6-4 at Binghamton...

Minor League Baseball: Binghamton 6 Erie SeaWolves 4...

 2021-07-23 04:00 

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Area football legends Milne, Crosby speak to Save-An-Eye players ahead of 83rd annual game...

Area football legends Brian Milne and Cliff Crosby spoke to the Metro and County football teams ahead of the 83rd annual Save-An-Eye all-star game at Thursday night's banquet....

 2021-07-23 02:44 

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Children's Miracle Network fundraiser dunks staff of St. Vincent's...

A hospital and a grocery store teamed up in hopes of making a slam dunk in donations. Sam's Club set up a dunk tank in the parking lot on Thursday night to help raise money for the Children's Miracle Network at AHN St. Vincent. People had the oppo...

 2021-07-23 02:16 

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Discover Presque Isle screens Jaws...

Shark Week may be over, but that didn't stop the most famous shark ever from making an appearance for Discover Presque Isle. As part of Presque Isle's 100-year celebration, the 1975 blockbuster Jaws was shown at the site of the former Presque Isle...

 2021-07-23 02:16 

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Frontier Lumber on E. 5th St. catches fire...

Erie firefighters made quick work of a smoky blaze at a lumber yard on Thursday. The fire at Frontier Lumber's E. 5th St. location was reported just after 8 p.m. When firefighters arrived, the first units reported smoke coming from the back of the bui...

 2021-07-23 02:11 

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Looking at Tokyo Olympics through the lens of the 1964 Games...

Just 19 years after devastating defeat in World War II, the 1964 Tokyo Olympics showcased the reemergence of an innovative country that was showing off bullet trains, miniature transistor radios, and a restored reputation....

 2021-07-23 02:09 

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Downtown Erie finding success from summer events...

As polka music filled the air on Thursday night, there was no dancing around the fact that Downtown Erie is being re-energized. "A lot of concerts this summer have been trying to get at things we really haven't seen at Perry Square before," sa...

 2021-07-23 00:50 

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Tommie Smith, John Carlos demand change in Olympic protest rule...

Tommie Smith, John Carlos and Gwen Berry are among the more than 150 educators, activists and athletes who signed a letter Thursday urging the IOC not to punish participants who demonstrate at the Tokyo Games....

 2021-07-23 00:49 

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Digital Exclusive Lakeshore Forecast...
 2021-07-23 00:47 

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 2021-07-23 00:45 

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 2021-07-23 00:44 

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 2021-07-23 00:19 

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NFL coach Greg Knapp dies after being struck by car...

NFL coach and Northern California resident Greg Knapp has died after he was hit by a car last weekend in San Ramon, according to Sacramento State...

 2021-07-23 00:13 

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Ohio 'incel' charged in alleged plot to kill college women...

An Ohio man has been stopped from allegedly plotting a mass shooting targeting female students at an unnamed Ohio university, according to the U.S. Department of Justice....

 2021-07-23 00:06 

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Erie attorney Agresti suspended three years for misconduct...

On Thursday, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court approved a three-year suspension for Erie attorney David Agresti. An investigation by the disciplinary board of the Supreme Court focused on three allegations of misconduct in 2019. One case involved a $50,000 r...

 2021-07-22 22:43 

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Cartels take to social media to peddle deadly fentanyl pills, DEA says...

EL PASO, Texas (Border Report) A wave of the illegal synthetic drug fentanyl is coming to the border on its way to the American heartland. But some of it is staying in border communities like El Paso, where law enforcement officials say gangs are using so...

 2021-07-22 22:22 

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ServErie works to clean up Heritage District area...

Trash is everywhere in most parts of the City of Erie, but ServErie, along with the Byrne Criminal Justice workers, are taking action to make the change. "We were reading a survey, and we noticed that they were kids in that serey asking why doesn'...

 2021-07-22 22:06 

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Newsmaker — Staying hydrated this summer...

Paget Rhee, owner of three hormone-balance weight loss centers in Pennsylvania joined JET 24 Action News at 5 to discuss the best way to stay healthy through hydration this summer. For news delivered right to you, subscribe to JET 24/FOX 66/YourErie.com&#...

 2021-07-22 21:49 

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Destination Pennsylvania: Route 6 a travel hub for everyone...

Route 6 is a transcontinental highway that runs from Massachusetts to California. The portion that runs through 11 Pennsylvania counties, some 400 miles, is known at "Scenic Route 6." For news delivered right to you, subscribe to JET 24/FOX 66/You...

 2021-07-22 21:34 

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[ Erie ]

Your Health — Personalized cancer vaccines...

Bob, who didn't want to use his last name, is a 74-year-old retired attorney. His city strolls are less frequent right now. He's building back his strength after chronic lung disease and lung cancer. He is also among the first patients ina. small ...

 2021-07-22 21:32 

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Your Money — How to get a bargain...

Fashionista Valerie Weaver joined JET 24 Action News at 5 to discuss the best way to get a good deal. For news delivered right to you, subscribe to JET 24/FOX 66/YourErie.com's breaking & daily news email list....

 2021-07-22 21:14 

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Free archery lessons at Discover Presque Isle...

One of the many Discover Presque Isle events happening this week is an introduction to archery. Lessons started on Thursday at the playfield just past the Presque Isle State Park ranger station. Anyone can learn to use a bow and arrow for free. From Thurs...

 2021-07-22 21:11 

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[ Erie ]

Nine new officers sworn into Erie Police Department...

Family and friends gathered to see their loved ones get sworn into the City of Erie Police Department on Thursday. The City Hall Council Chamber was packed to support the nine new police officers, who raised their right hand to swear their commitment to s...

 2021-07-22 20:42 

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Olympians open up about mental health while preparing for Tokyo 2020...

From the initial postponement of the Games to the now daily COVID-19 tests — it...

 2021-07-22 20:35 

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Harris meets with undocumented immigrants seeking citizenship...

Vice President Kamala Harris on Thursday hosted a group of recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program at the White House....

 2021-07-22 19:15 

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[ Erie ]

Pretty cool sight to see in the sky Friday night!...

We have all gazed up to the night sky and have observed a nice, bright full moon. For the month of July, the moon becomes full Friday night at 10:37 ET. According to the Farmers Almanac, the full moon for the month of July is known as the "Full Buck M...

 2021-07-22 19:15 

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[ Erie ]

Wild Stuff: Meet Toby the Eurasian lynx at the Erie Zoo...
 2021-07-22 19:12 

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[ Erie ]

2021 VNEA Junior Pool Championships underway at Bayfront Convention Center...

The 2021 VNEA Junior Pool Championships has returned to Erie County for the first time since 2017. The competition is underway, running from July 22-25 at the Bayfront Convention Center. The event features players between the ages of 7 and 20, playing on ...

 2021-07-22 19:01 

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Mercyhurst's Schaetzle to retire after 2021 football season...

Mercyhurst head football coach Marty Schaetzle has announced his retirement from the program at the conclusion of the upcoming 2021 football season. Schaetzle, entering his 20th season on the job as head coach of the Lakers, has racked up 93 wins, good fo...

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