Enter to win 100 Scratch-Off Lottery Tickets!

The Observer-Reporter is giving 10 lucky winners 100 Pennsylvania Lottery scratch-off tickets! To enter, simply fill out the form below. Winners will be randomly drawn at the beginning of each month. No purchase is necessary, but you must be 18 or older. See official rules here.

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New subscribers, get even more chances to win!

If you are not a subscriber to the Observer-Reporter, we’re giving you even more chances to win if you sign up today! Start an online or print subscription for just 89¢ for the first month, and we’ll give you FIVE more entries for a chance to win! You get the great local news coverage you can depend on from the Observer-Reporter at a great introductory price, and you’ll increase your odds of winning. This offer is only open to new customers only. Choose a subscription option below, or call 724-222-2201 and use promo code FB01.
*Limited time offer. Available to new subscribers only. Must live within our delivery area to choose print home delivery. After the 89¢ introductory period, Digital Only subscriptions will be billed at $8.60 per month and Home Delivery subscriptions, including unlimited digital access, will be billed at $10 per month.  All subscriptions will automatically renew and your credit card will be charged in advance of each billing period unless canceled.

You’re not just a subscriber. You’re also a member with benefits.

As a subscriber, whether you choose to get your news through the traditional newspaper, computer, tablet or smartphone, you are eligible for enrollment in our exclusive members-only program. You’ll have access to offers from local and national retailers, restaurants and more through our O-R|Plus program, register to win tickets to various local events, “members only” VIP experiences, contests, and more.

Website Access

Current print subscribers are automatically granted full access to our news website at no additional charge. Non-subscribers will be granted a limited number of stories each month.

Customer Service

As a customer, you can count on our team to address your needs efficiently and in a friendly manner. It’s our primary goal to handle your issues and do our best to ensure you are satisfied.


Read a digital replica of the printed daily newspaper on any device. Search archives, save PDF versions of pages you want, listen to stories, share articles, and so much more.

Rewards & Deals

Get access to members’ only offers from local and national retailers, restaurants and more! Create and print coupons online, or use your Reader Reward card to redeem rewards.

Specialty Publications

Our specialty publications offer readers an in-depth glimpse into issues affecting our local area and people who are making a difference. We have publications focused on your community, business, tourism, family, and more.


Throughout the year, the Observer-Reporter holds contests with fabulous prizes such as the Side Show Football contest, Bracket Busters college tournament contest, best photo contests, and more!

News App

Subscribers to the Observer-Reporter can take advantage of our news app, available for iOS and Google devices. Get the latest news, sports, opinion, community info, push notifications, and more on your hand-held device.

OPC Regional Events

The Observer Publishing Company is proud to produce community events throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania. Get advance notice of events like our Corks & Kegs Craft Beer Festival, Kidsfest, the Greater Pittsburgh Food Truck Festival, Farm to Table events, and lots more!

A commitment to journalism

The Observer-Reporter news team has been committed to delivering the truth to our readers for more than 200 years. It’s a commitment that reporters, photographers and editors don’t take lightly. We don’t do our jobs for the recognition. We do it for you, the reader. And without you, we can’t do it.

VIP Experiences

O-R|Plus subscribers will have access to member-only events throughout the year. These VIP experiences will be awarded to subscribers on either a first-come, first-serve basis or a personal invite. Previous experiences include wine tastings, farm to table demonstrations, and lots more.