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WVIA Original Documentary: Knoebels

With the end of his religious career, Rev. Hartman Henry Knoebel found a fresh on “Peggy’s Farm.”

By Christina Zeiders

WVIA Original: Knoebels

WVIA’s “Knoebels” documents the evolution of the family homestead from its roots as a wilderness haven for immigrant coal miners at the start of the 20th century to its status as a preeminent amusement resort destination.

By Christina Zeiders

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Bankruptcy judge approves sale of century-old Conneaut Lake Park

The sale includes the amusement park and its rides, including the historic Blue Streak roller coaster, as well as the water park, the beach area, Hotel Conneaut, a campground and active leases on assets.

By The Associated Press

Kennywood’s Steel Curtain wins best new coaster award

The 4,000-foot-long coaster contains nine inversions, which park officials say is the most in North America.
By The Associated Press