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3 injured in Ambridge stabbing

By Michael Hasch
Three people are being treated in the hospital for stab wounds suffered in a melee Wednesday afternoon at a home in Ambridge, the police chief said. A dispute in Baden — possibly over a young woman — prompted three young men to go shortly before 3:30 p.m. to the home on ...

Beaver man arrested on exposure charges

By Michael Hasch
A preliminary hearing is scheduled next month for a Beaver County man accused of exposing himself to three middle school students at a fast-food restaurant. Richard C. Wells, 46, of Beaver is charged with indecent exposure for the incident that occurred ...

Aliquippa woman robbed, forced to strip at gunpoint

By Bill Vidonic
Two Aliquippa women forced another woman to strip to her underwear as they robbed her, police said. Marissa Humphries, 22, and Jasmire Owens, 21, both of Aliquippa, are charged with burglary, robbery and aggravated assault. Owens also is charged with illegal ...

Beaver Valley nuclear reactor returns to service

By Tribune-Review
FirstEnergy Corp. this week restarted a nuclear reactor at its Beaver Valley power plant that was offline for a month for regular maintenance and refueling. The Akron, Ohio-based utility shut down Unit 1 at the Shippingport plant April 25. In addition ...

Wrong-way driver causes head-on crash in Center

By Tribune-Review
A Rochester man drove the wrong way on the interstate in Beaver County early Monday, triggering a head-on collision that sent him and two other people to the hospital, Pennsylvania State Police say. Troopers continue to investigate the 1:28 a.m. Memorial ...

Hopewell hall of fame, museum celebrates retro arcade games

By Michael Machosky
You might be old enough to know the feeling of quarters burning a hole in your pocket. You might know the fear that somewhere there ...

Three hurt in two-car wreck in Beaver County

By Tribune-Review
Three people were hurt Thursday in a head-on vehicle crash in Beaver County, according to state police. The crash happened about 2:15 p.m. on Route 30 in Hanover, state police Trooper Rob Lagoon said. A Ford Mustang veered into the oncoming lane ...

Fire destroys main building at Harmony Ridge Golf Club in Beaver County

By Megan Guza
Fire destroyed the main building of a Beaver County golf club Monday, firefighters said. At least half a dozen fire departments battled the fire for three ...

Western Pa. initiative to give disabled vets greater mobility aims for $225K

By Joe Napsha
Vietnam War veteran Daniel Barry of Crafton will finally be able to pursue his life’s passions — hunting, fishing and playing with his four grandchildren. And ...

Residents, FirstEnergy reach tentative settlement in Bruce Mansfield lawsuits

By Brian Bowling
About 30 people living within 10 miles of the Bruce Mansfield power plant in Shippingport have reached tentative settlements in three lawsuits claiming that emissions from the plant damaged their health and property, according to court documents. U.S. District Judge Joy ...

Center man killed Sunday after motorcycle hits deer

By Tribune-Review
A Center man died Sunday night when his motorcycle collided with a deer in South Beaver, according to police. Kevin Dornak, 57, collided with a deer about 7:30 p.m. near the intersection of Route 51 and Stitt Road. Beaver County coroner Teri ...

Oh, baby! Mom delivers 13-pound, 10-ounce baby at Pittsburgh hospital

By Tory N. Parrish
Talk about a big bundle of joy. An Ellwood City woman delivered a 13-pound, 10-ounce baby in West Penn Hospital, doctors with Allegheny Health Network said ...

2 injured in motorcycle-vehicle crash on Route 65 in Beaver County

By Tribune-Review
Two people were injured in a Friday morning crash that closed Route 65 in both directions for part of the morning in Beaver County. Police said the crash involved a motorcycle and a car and happened in North Sewickley about 8:30 ...

Most welcome, but some question plans for Beaver County cracker plant

By The Associated Press
A proposal by Shell Chemical to build a petrochemical plant in Beaver County drew praise from those who say it will boost the region’s economy, and criticism from those who fear it will harm the environment, despite assurances from the …

Further testing needed to determine cause of death for missing Beaver County woman

By Tribune-Review
Further testing is needed to determine the cause of death for a missing Beaver County woman found dead Sunday, according to the Beaver County Coroner’s Office. Kelly Zimmerman, 21, of New Sewickley, was found dead in her car at Brush Creek ...

Woman loses control of her car in Beaver Falls, flips onto railroad tracks

By Rick Wills
A 25-year-old pregnant woman was injured Monday in Beaver Falls when she lost control of her car driving down a hill, striking an embankment and rolling over onto railroad tracks as a train approached. The accident occurred just after 11 a.m. ...

Missing woman’s body found in Beaver County park

By Matthew Santoni
The body of a woman missing since Wednesday from New Sewickley was found Sunday afternoon in a Beaver County park, authorities said. Beaver County dispatchers said the body was found at about 12:15 p.m. in Brush Creek Park. The Beaver …

Car slams into Chippewa home, no one injured

By Tribune-Review
No injuries were reported when a car drove into a house in Beaver County on Friday morning. The crash happened before 8 a.m. on Oakville Road in Chippewa. Emergency dispatchers said paramedics were at the scene. No further information was immediately available. ...

Blackhawk High School student airlifted to hospital after accident in shop class

By Tony Raap
Emergency crews on Thursday airlifted a Beaver County teen to a Pittsburgh hospital after he suffered a severe hand laceration in shop class, according to a Beaver County dispatcher. The mishap occurred at 1:10 p.m. at Blackhawk High School in Chippewa, ...

Shoplifting ring targeted Lowe’s stores in 5 Western Pa. counties

By Rick Wills
Cranberry police issued warrants for 21 people implicated in a shoplifting ring targeting 11 Lowe’s stores in five Western Pennsylvania counties. Seven suspects have been arrested, said Cranberry police Sgt. Chuck Mascellino. Mascellino said drug addiction, primarily heroin, motivated the thefts, ...

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