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Freeport Area residents likely to see tax increase

The proposed 2016-17 real estate tax increase for Freeport Area School District residents is likely to become reality. That's the opinion of school board President Dan ...

LCB grants 6-pack licenses to 2 Western Pa. gas stations

Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board members unanimously granted nine licenses to sell six-packs of beer and other malt beverages to businesses that also sell gasoline at ...

2 charged in Fayette fatal shooting

A Uniontown man was fatally shot Tuesday when he broke a window and climbed inside a residence in the village of Searights in Fayette County. Vincent ...

Pedestrian killed in Somerset County ATV accident

A Friedens man died Tuesday night after he was hit by an all-terrain vehicle in Somerset County. State police said Ashton Vaughn Danton, 21, of Stoystown ...

4th-graders learn story of Flight 93 as part of national pilot program

Gregory Zaborowski imparted a history lesson Tuesday as he guided fourth-grade students through the Flight 93 National Memorial in Somerset County. Zaborowski, the memorial's education specialist, ...

Police, coroner investigate Fayette County death

Fayette county menallen Death under investigation State police and the Fayette County coroner are investigating the death early Tuesday of a person in Searights, a ...

Washington County police chase ends in crash

A police chase in Washington County early Tuesday morning ended in a crash. According to WPXI-TV, the Trib's news partner, the incident began around 4:30 a.m. ...

Fayette County man gets 10 years in prison for trafficking heroin cross country

A federal judge sentenced a Fayette County man to 10 years in prison because of his involvement in a cross-country drug distribution network. U.S. District Judge ...

Cashier charged with theft from Goodwill shop in Fayette County

A woman who worked as a cashier at the Goodwill Thrift Shop in South Union is accused by state police of taking $9,745 from the ...

E-ZPass lanes in Fayette County to close for maintenance

The northbound and southbound Express E-ZPass lanes will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday at the M19 Mainline Toll Plaza on the ...

8 charged in Washington County prostitution sting

A sting in Washington County on Friday netted six women on charges of prostitution and two men on related counts, according to the county district ...

Saltsburg veteran, family honored with year's worth of groceries at Westmoreland air show

Heather Morrison spent anxious months worrying when her husband, Brent, was serving with the Army in Iraq in 2005 and 2006. Grateful to have her soft-spoken ...

Chief: Fire that destroyed 150-year-old Washington Co. farm not suspicious

North Strabane firefighters and the Pennsylvania State Police continue to investigate the cause of a fire that destroyed a 150-year-old farmhouse in Washington County. Fire ...

Fire damages unoccupied home in Butler County

No injuries were reported in a fire Saturday that damaged a house at 423 Keasey Road, Winfield. Winfield Fire Chief John Hartman said the one-story house ...

Fire destroys Washington County farmhouse

A fire on Friday afternoon destroyed an old farmhouse in Washington County, Tribune-Review news partner WPXI-TV reported. North Strabane firefighters responded to the call on ...

Siren activates accidentally, no emergency at Beaver County power plant

An emergency siren sounded accidentally Friday at Beaver Valley Power Station, a Beaver County official said. The alarm inadvertently set off at 3:45 p.m. There was ...

Missing in America Project buries unclaimed remains of veterans in Cecil

David Park, a retired 101st Army Airborne Division veteran, said he feels grateful knowing that when he and his wife die they will each have ...

7 Uniontown properties owned by 84 Lumber founder sold for $410,500

Bidders on Thursday plunked down nearly a half-million dollars to lay claim to seven commercial buildings in downtown Uniontown, most of which were once part ...

Armstrong County physician accused of health care fraud

An Armstrong County cardiologist promised patients that a treatment for disabling angina was a "fountain of youth" as part of a scheme to defraud government ...

Acme man's death linked to 'cardiac event'

As state police investigate what they have termed the "suspicious" death of an Acme man discovered Monday along a rural road in Fayette County, Coroner ...


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