State College, PA - Centre County - Central Pennsylvania - Home of Penn State University

State College News

Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Minnesota

Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Minnesota

- Ben Jones

Penn State and Minnesota are set for a Big Ten clash this weekend at a 3:30, the Nittany Lions looking to rebound from a blowout loss to Michigan while the Gophers try and make it 4-0 on the year.


News in Altoona, PA

News in Williamsport, PA

News in State College, PA

News in Indiana, PA

LocalCommunitySportsPenn State

All Local News

 
New FAFSA Form Set to Debut on Saturday
Column
New FAFSA Form Set to Debut on Saturday
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Heather Ricker-Gilbert
The cost of college today can be daunting to many families, but it’s important to remember that financial aid is often available. Regardless of family income, I recommend that all parents and prospective college freshmen apply for financial aid. [Read More]
Arnold Palmer Brought His Greatness, Grace to Centre County Arnold Palmer Brought His Greatness, Grace to Centre County
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, John Dixon
Since walking onto the lush green grass of a golf course, Arnold Palmer was The Man, The Myth and The Legend. [Read More]
Centre County High School Football Week 6 Preview Centre County High School Football Week 6 Preview
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
Week 5 was an up-and-down affair for Centre County high-school football teams. On the up side, State College romped over Mechanicsburg, and St. Joseph’s picked up its first win of the season against Bucktail. In the game of the week, Bellefonte broke a 23-year losing streak against Tyrone with a c [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 30-Oct. 2 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 30-Oct. 2
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It's a weekend filled with fall fun in Happy Valley! From fall festivals to Kanye West, there is plenty happening in the State College area this weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Not On Hot Seat According To Barbour Penn State Football: Franklin Not On Hot Seat According To Barbour
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“James is not on any hot seat,” Barbour reportedly told the Mirror while speaking at the Blair County Chamber of Commerce WE-LEaD program on Wednesday. [Read More]
College Township Man Gets Life in Prison for Wife's Murder College Township Man Gets Life in Prison for Wife's Murder
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, G. Kerry Webster
A 64-year-old College Township resident was found guilty by a Centre County jury Tuesday on charges of first-degree murder, third-degree murder, aggravated assault and possession of an instrument of crime. [Read More]
Letter: True Strength Is Not Bombast
Letters
Letter: True Strength Is Not Bombast
1 day ago - StateCollege.com
I urge those of you who are unsure of how you will vote in November to consider what it would mean to have a man who is a bully, and who supports bullies, have the keys to our nuclear weapons. [Read More]
'Breaking Bad' Actor Delivers Humorous, Inspirational Talk 'Breaking Bad' Actor Delivers Humorous, Inspirational Talk
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
"I wouldn't have the abilities I have today without my disability," Mitte said. "This is all I've known; this is all I've ever known." [Read More]
Man Charged with Public Masturbation Outside Penn State Business Building Man Charged with Public Masturbation Outside Penn State Business Building
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A 21-year-old man is facing charges after police say he was seen masturbating in a vehicle on the Penn State campus. [Read More]
Stepping Up Efforts to Home in on Teen Depression Stepping Up Efforts to Home in on Teen Depression
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Special to StateCollege.com
New guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics are designed to help pediatricians identify more serious depression and suicidal tendencies so teens get the help they need to climb out of any dark holes before they get stuck. [Read More]

All Community & Entertainment

 
New FAFSA Form Set to Debut on Saturday
Column
New FAFSA Form Set to Debut on Saturday
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Heather Ricker-Gilbert
The cost of college today can be daunting to many families, but it’s important to remember that financial aid is often available. Regardless of family income, I recommend that all parents and prospective college freshmen apply for financial aid. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 30-Oct. 2 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 30-Oct. 2
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It's a weekend filled with fall fun in Happy Valley! From fall festivals to Kanye West, there is plenty happening in the State College area this weekend. [Read More]
'Breaking Bad' Actor Delivers Humorous, Inspirational Talk 'Breaking Bad' Actor Delivers Humorous, Inspirational Talk
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
"I wouldn't have the abilities I have today without my disability," Mitte said. "This is all I've known; this is all I've ever known." [Read More]
Mount Nittany Health Planning New Bellefonte Building Mount Nittany Health Planning New Bellefonte Building
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Mount Nittany Health will build a new corporate services building in Bellefonte, the health system announced Wednesday. [Read More]
Nittany Con Brings Joy to Comic Book Fans
Video
Nittany Con Brings Joy to Comic Book Fans
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Nittany Con returned for its fourth year on Sunday, moving for the first time to the Ramada Inn to accommodate the popularity and growth of the event. The annual show brought hundreds of people to enjoy cosplay, check out art and collectibles and meet artists. Centre County Report's Morgan Giannone [Read More]
Student Invention to Give Voice to the Voiceless to Be Showcased with Poetry Reading Student Invention to Give Voice to the Voiceless to Be Showcased with Poetry Reading
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
As a Penn State student Mary Elizabeth McCulloch founded Project Vive as a way to develop low-cost technologies that give voice to the voiceless. On Wednesday night at Happy Valley Launchbox, she will do just that. [Read More]
Corl Street Elementary Will Remain Open Corl Street Elementary Will Remain Open
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
After months of concern from neighborhood families, Corl Street Elementary School will remain open as State College Area School District plans for the future of several elementary schools. [Read More]
Sharing Culture in the Community During Hispanic Heritage Month
Video
Sharing Culture in the Community During Hispanic Heritage Month
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
It's Hispanic Heritage Month and one State College resident hopes to keep her culture alive in her home away from home. Centre County Report's Olivia Hogan shares the story. [Read More]
The Avid Gardener: In Praise of Trees
Column
The Avid Gardener: In Praise of Trees
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Lora Gauss
John Muir is a common name in my mother’s family. My grandfather, uncle and cousin all lay claim to that name, as well as our distant ancestry in Scotland. It’s easy to imagine, then, why I felt a connection to the famous John Muir while growing up. [Read More]
Oh Deer: The Fascinating Facts Behind Pennsylvania Hunting
Column
Oh Deer: The Fascinating Facts Behind Pennsylvania Hunting
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
Guns. Bows-and-arrows. People. The expectation is that's a mixture for a nasty cocktail. And somehow it's not. [Read More]

All Local & Penn State Sports

 
Arnold Palmer Brought His Greatness, Grace to Centre County Arnold Palmer Brought His Greatness, Grace to Centre County
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, John Dixon
Since walking onto the lush green grass of a golf course, Arnold Palmer was The Man, The Myth and The Legend. [Read More]
Centre County High School Football Week 6 Preview Centre County High School Football Week 6 Preview
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
Week 5 was an up-and-down affair for Centre County high-school football teams. On the up side, State College romped over Mechanicsburg, and St. Joseph’s picked up its first win of the season against Bucktail. In the game of the week, Bellefonte broke a 23-year losing streak against Tyrone with a c [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 30-Oct. 2 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 30-Oct. 2
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
It's a weekend filled with fall fun in Happy Valley! From fall festivals to Kanye West, there is plenty happening in the State College area this weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Re-invention of James Franklin
Column
Penn State Football: The Re-invention of James Franklin
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
He’s become less like The James From The Previous Institution and more simply, simply CJF. Much less hype, more humble. The job of restoring Penn State requires the patience of Job, James, Sandy, Eric and Joe (Fan). [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Not On Hot Seat According To Barbour Penn State Football: Franklin Not On Hot Seat According To Barbour
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“James is not on any hot seat,” Barbour reportedly told the Mirror while speaking at the Blair County Chamber of Commerce WE-LEaD program on Wednesday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Big Ten Says Brandon Smith Targeting Call Should Have Been Reversed Penn State Football: Big Ten Says Brandon Smith Targeting Call Should Have Been Reversed
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"In this particular play, the defender was making a legitimate attempt to get to the ball and, upon full review, the call of Targeting should have been reversed by the Replay Official." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Featured On The Journey
Video
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Featured On The Journey
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Big Ten Network's award winning show The Journey premiered for the season on Tuesday night and including Penn State's star running back Saquon Barkley. The show, taking an inside look at players and teams across the conference chronicled at least part of the early season for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Timetable For Bell And Cabinda Return Still Unclear Penn State Football: Timetable For Bell And Cabinda Return Still Unclear
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think if we can put these guys in position to be successful over the next couple weeks, then we'll be getting some guys back hopefully sooner rather than later, and now we won't be in the situation that we are right now, if that makes sense." [Read More]
Penn State Women's Soccer's Dennis Takes Big Ten Honor Penn State Women's Soccer's Dennis Takes Big Ten Honor
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
Penn State women's soccer goalkeeper Amanda Dennis was named Freshman of the Week by the Big Ten after helping the Nittany Lions to a pair of wins over the weekend at Jeffrey Field. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Corrections And More At Tuesday Press Conference Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Corrections And More At Tuesday Press Conference
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke to the media on Tuesday ahead of Penn State's meeting with undefeated Minnesota this weekend. Here is what you need to know. [Read More]

All Penn State News

 
Penn State Football: The Re-invention of James Franklin
Column
Penn State Football: The Re-invention of James Franklin
21 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
He’s become less like The James From The Previous Institution and more simply, simply CJF. Much less hype, more humble. The job of restoring Penn State requires the patience of Job, James, Sandy, Eric and Joe (Fan). [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Not On Hot Seat According To Barbour Penn State Football: Franklin Not On Hot Seat According To Barbour
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“James is not on any hot seat,” Barbour reportedly told the Mirror while speaking at the Blair County Chamber of Commerce WE-LEaD program on Wednesday. [Read More]
'Breaking Bad' Actor Delivers Humorous, Inspirational Talk 'Breaking Bad' Actor Delivers Humorous, Inspirational Talk
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
"I wouldn't have the abilities I have today without my disability," Mitte said. "This is all I've known; this is all I've ever known." [Read More]
Man Charged with Public Masturbation Outside Penn State Business Building Man Charged with Public Masturbation Outside Penn State Business Building
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A 21-year-old man is facing charges after police say he was seen masturbating in a vehicle on the Penn State campus. [Read More]
Invent Penn State to Host Venture and IP Conference Invent Penn State to Host Venture and IP Conference
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Promising startups will have the chance to connect with investors at an inaugural conference being hosted next week by Invent Penn State. [Read More]
Judge Sorts Out Factual Statements from Opinions in Spanier Lawsuit Against Freeh Judge Sorts Out Factual Statements from Opinions in Spanier Lawsuit Against Freeh
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The judge in former Penn State president Graham Spanier's lawsuit against Louis Freeh sorted out what statements by Freeh could proceed in Spanier's defamation claim. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Big Ten Says Brandon Smith Targeting Call Should Have Been Reversed Penn State Football: Big Ten Says Brandon Smith Targeting Call Should Have Been Reversed
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"In this particular play, the defender was making a legitimate attempt to get to the ball and, upon full review, the call of Targeting should have been reversed by the Replay Official." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Featured On The Journey
Video
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Featured On The Journey
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Big Ten Network's award winning show The Journey premiered for the season on Tuesday night and including Penn State's star running back Saquon Barkley. The show, taking an inside look at players and teams across the conference chronicled at least part of the early season for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Student Invention to Give Voice to the Voiceless to Be Showcased with Poetry Reading Student Invention to Give Voice to the Voiceless to Be Showcased with Poetry Reading
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
As a Penn State student Mary Elizabeth McCulloch founded Project Vive as a way to develop low-cost technologies that give voice to the voiceless. On Wednesday night at Happy Valley Launchbox, she will do just that. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Timetable For Bell And Cabinda Return Still Unclear Penn State Football: Timetable For Bell And Cabinda Return Still Unclear
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think if we can put these guys in position to be successful over the next couple weeks, then we'll be getting some guys back hopefully sooner rather than later, and now we won't be in the situation that we are right now, if that makes sense." [Read More]
StateCollege.com Columnists
Heather Ricker-Gilbert

New FAFSA Form Set to Debut on Saturday

The cost of college today can be daunting to many families, but it’s important to remember that financial aid is often available. Regardless of family income, I recommend that all parents and prospective college freshmen apply for financial aid.

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: The Re-invention of James Franklin

He’s become less like The James From The Previous Institution and more simply, simply CJF. Much less hype, more humble. The job of restoring Penn State requires the patience of Job, James, Sandy, Eric and Joe (Fan).

The Hippie, Bub and Donald TrumpRussell Frank

Trump. Trump-Pence. Make America Great Again. One sign after another. We were driving southwest on state Route 45 over the weekend, bikes on the back of the car, heading to the Lower Trail for an afternoon ride. I remembered making the same trip eight years ago and seeing nothing but McCain-Palin s

State College, PA Radar
current conditions icon 54°F
Real Feel© 61°F
Wind ENE / 9mph