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Beaver County woman dies in fatal crash near Robinson Town Centre entrance ramp

An Aliquippa woman died Thursday in a two-vehicle crash on the Parkway West near North Fayette, according to state police. Janice Douglass, 61, was a passenger ...

One person killed in Aliquippa shooting

A person was shot and killed Thursday night in Aliquippa, according to Beaver County Coroner David Gabauer. The shooting happened about 8:30 p.m. on Wade Street, ...

3 of 4 puppies found abandoned in Uniontown bounce back

Three puppies found this month clinging to life in a cereal box that had been tossed in the trash are now thriving at a Hempfield ...

30 years after murder conviction, Washington County man granted new trial

The state has 120 days to retry a Washington County man convicted in 1986 of robbing and killing another man, a federal judge ruled Wednesday. The ...

Somerset County man charged with assaulting infant daughter

A Somerset County man is charged with aggravated assault after allegedly shaking his two-month-old daughter, who suffered a brain injury. Brandon Leer, 23, of Friedens told ...

Nitrogen supersaturation of water suspected in fish kill near Confluence

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is investigating a fish kill discovered Wednesday downstream of Youghiogheny Lake near Confluence. There is no risk to human life ...

Former state representative, onetime Armstrong County controller Tim Pesci dies at 72

As members of a group of upstart Armstrong County Democrats vying for office, Bill Kerr remembered Tim Pesci's campaign forte. "He was the ultimate door-knocker," Kerr ...

Connellsville homes, lives being rebuilt month after flood

It's like a ghost town in the Connellsville neighborhood where Chad Burnsworth lives. Some of the homes, ravaged by flash flooding one month ago, sit hauntingly ...

Woman injured in Washington County crash almost two weeks ago dies

A woman critically injured in a vehicle crash this month in Washington County has died, state police said Tuesday. Jaime C. Thompson, 38, no address given, ...

Sentence upheld in shooting death during Washington County home invasion

WASHINGTON, Pa. — An appeals court has upheld the sentence of one of the four men convicted in the shooting death of a 10-year-old girl ...

Monessen man in jail on charges related to Charleroi shooting

A Washington County judge on Monday set bail at $300,000 for a man charged in a shooting that wounded two people Sunday night in Charleroi. Police ...

Wheeling Island wine cellar gives glimpse into past

WHEELING, W.Va. — North Front Street property owners Paula and Chuck Foster are proud of their little slice of Wheeling's subterranean history. The Fosters are ...

New Castle man charged with killing 2-month-old baby

Police on Friday arrested a New Castle man accused of killing a 2-month-old baby. Christopher Holmes, 22, faces charges of homicide, assault and recklessly endangering another ...

No injuries in Gilpin house fire

No one was hurt in a Saturday night fire that destroyed a farm house built in the 1800s in Gilpin, Armstrong County, officials said. Residents of ...

Washington County man killed in Rt. 40 crash

A Washington County man was killed early Friday when his car went off U.S. 40 near Scenery Hill, the county coroner said. Jacob A. Klinger, 22, ...

Fayette man accused of repeatedly raping 75-year-old woman in Masontown home

State police this week arrested a Fayette County man already awaiting trial for allegedly raping a 66-year-old woman for repeatedly sexually assaulting an elderly woman ...

Three rescued from roof of burning Bentleyville home

The Red Cross of Western Pennsylvania is assisting a family of six adults whose home in Bentleyville, Washington County, was extensively damaged by fire early ...

Superintendent disputes cafeteria worker's 'shaming' claims

CANONSBURG — A Washington County school superintendent disputes the account of a cafeteria worker who says she quit over what she considers a "lunch shaming" ...

Connellsville Area hires Penn Hills business manager

Business Manager Robert Geletko is leaving the Penn Hills School District to take a similar job with the Connellsville Area School District. Connellsville Area ...

Lunch lady quits Canon-McMillan job over 'disgusting' policy

After a supervisor ordered Stacy Koltiska to swap a 6-year-old's chicken nuggets for a plain cheese sandwich, she quit her job as a cafeteria worker ...


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