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The Express-Times
Why it's costing 129 percent more to hunt pheasants in PennsylvaniaCounty. Two pheasant farms continue to operate: Loyalsock Game Farm in Lycoming
The Express-Times / Posted 22 hours ago
County. Two pheasant farms continue to operate: Loyalsock Game Farm in Lycoming County and the Southwest Game Farm in Armstrong County. The commission had estimated the closures would mean the release of about 170,000 pheasants for hunting in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rematch in Westmoreland County coroner’s race shows rift in overdose death issueScience; state coroner's certification. Education: Valley High School; paramed
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Science; state coroner's certification. Education: Valley High School; paramedic training from Health Services Council in Armstrong County. Occupation: Paramedic with emergency medical services for 25 years. Current assistant director of Freeport... Read more
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TribLIVE
Leechburg man arrested for Coco Coffee House burglary last monthCreek JournalTriblive Online Only Courtesy of Armstrong County Jail A Leech
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Courtesy of Armstrong County Jail A Leechburg man is accused of breaking into Coco Coffee House last month and stealing a cash... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices for Oct. 15, 2017Creek JournalTriblive Online Only • Kittanning Township Volunteer Fire Depar
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only • Kittanning Township Volunteer Fire Department, Armstrong County, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Oct. 15. Class limit 100. • Monroeville Public Safety Trainity Center, Allegheny... Read more
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TribLIVE
Freeport officials optimistic about town’s upgrades to Butler-Freeport Community Trailfind out that Freeport has those amenities, they will be moving in.” Brigid Be
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
find out that Freeport has those amenities, they will be moving in.” Brigid Beatty, municipal services coordinator for the Armstrong County Department of Planning and Development, said work on the “share the road” loop is expected to begin in the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Leechburg Area residents want a school merger, not school renovationsschools. One plan had Leechburg Area, Freeport Area, Ford City, Apollo Area an
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
schools. One plan had Leechburg Area, Freeport Area, Ford City, Apollo Area and Elders Ridge consolidating to form South Armstrong County. But Freeport took the issue to court in 1966 and won, thus killing the plan. Ford City then became part... Read more
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TribLIVE
Apollo man who skipped rape trial found in Punxsutawneyman who skipped rape trial found in Punxsutawney An Apollo man who skipped his
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
man who skipped rape trial found in Punxsutawney An Apollo man who skipped his rape trial Wednesday morning in Armstrong County Court was found later in the day in Punxsutawney, state police said. James Thomas Smith, 45, was scheduled... Read more
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TribLIVE
Caffe Barista going for the ‘wow’ factor with a wine partnershipbusiness at Caffe Barista in downtown Greensburg. They found it in a partnersh
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
business at Caffe Barista in downtown Greensburg. They found it in a partnership with Edgewood Winery in Kiski Township, Armstrong County. A grand opening event from 4-8 p.m. Oct. 12 in the cafe at 7 W. Otterman St. will herald the new wine bar... Read more
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TribLIVE
Experts say emissions rule change unlikely to impact coal industry, PennsylvaniaHouston • Conemaugh Power Plant, West Wheatfield, Indiana County; NRG Energy S
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
Houston • Conemaugh Power Plant, West Wheatfield, Indiana County; NRG Energy Services • Keystone Power Plant, Plumcreek, Armstrong County; NRG Energy Services • Bruce Mansfield Power Station, Shippingport; FirstEnergy Corp. • Cheswick Power... Read more
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TribLIVE
Kiski supervisors close Glorietta Hill Road after Monday wrecktwo township firefighters were hurt. Township supervisors decided to temporari
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
two township firefighters were hurt. Township supervisors decided to temporarily close Glorietta Hill Road, according to Armstrong County 911. The county's emergency dispatch center was notified of the decision shortly after 8 p.m. Monday, but a... Read more
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TribLIVE
ClearGov website aims for transparency in local governmentdebt ($3,435) in Allegheny County and 101st in the state. Leechburg ranked sec
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
debt ($3,435) in Allegheny County and 101st in the state. Leechburg ranked second in per capita property tax ($183) in Armstrong County and 655th for the state. Tarentum ranked fifth lowest in taxes per capita ($235) in Allegheny County but... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
2 injured when car plunges 400 feet down hillsideKISKI TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Emergency crews are on the scene of a car accident in Arm
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 9 days ago
KISKI TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Emergency crews are on the scene of a car accident in Armstrong County where a car plunged 400 feet over a hillside Monday. The accident happened around 11 a.m. on Glorietta Hill Road in Kiski Township, investigators... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Two injured when car plunges 400 feet down hillsideKISKI TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Emergency crews are on the scene of a car accident in Arm
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 9 days ago
KISKI TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Emergency crews are on the scene of a car accident in Armstrong County where a car plunged 400 feet over a hillside Monday. The accident happened around 11 a.m. on Glorietta Hill Road in Kiski Township, investigators said. Two... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices for Oct. 8, 2017Shaner Sportsmen's Club, Westmoreland County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 8. Class limit
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
Shaner Sportsmen's Club, Westmoreland County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 8. Class limit 45. • Shannock Valley Sportsmen's Club, Armstrong County, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 8. Class limit 100. • Shanksville-Stonycreek School District, Somerset County,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Man who escaped police in New Kensington, Arnold now faces slew of chargesto paperwork, state police from Kittanning want to arrest him in a July 27 robb
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
to paperwork, state police from Kittanning want to arrest him in a July 27 robbery and theft case in Manor Township, Armstrong County. After secretive resignation, Tarentum officials willing to wait to find qualified borough manager Baby... Read more
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TribLIVE
Computer crooks targeting Armstrong residentsHeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Ar
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Armstrong County District Attorney Scott Andreassi is warning the public about a computer scam that has surfaced. People see... Read more
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TribLIVE
State grant will fund online career prep resourceCounty and three career and technology centers in Westmoreland County. Students
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
County and three career and technology centers in Westmoreland County. Students in the Freeport Area School District in Armstrong County and the Connellsville Area School District in Fayette County will also have access. The Experiential Hub... Read more
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TribLIVE
$500 reward offered regarding repeated vandalism on the Beatty Mills bridgeCreek JournalTriblive Online Only Courtesy of Armstrong County Armstrong Co
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Courtesy of Armstrong County Armstrong County officials are offering a reward of up to $500 for information leading to the identity of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Alle Kiski Strong Chamber of Commerce moving HomExpo to Belmont Complex in East Franklinto the show that they hope to draw in businesses that specialize in travel trai
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
to the show that they hope to draw in businesses that specialize in travel trailers and outdoor recreational vehicles. “Armstrong County is so huge with the hunting and the fishing that we'd love to bring that to our show,” Pozzuto... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fire damages Manor Inn, Mario’s Pizza in Manor TownshipInn and Mario's Pizza and More summoned first responders to the 500 block of Hi
TribLIVE / Posted 15 days ago
Inn and Mario's Pizza and More summoned first responders to the 500 block of Hill Street shortly before 3:15 a.m. Tuesday, Armstrong County 911 dispatchers said. They found heavy smoke rising from the building on their arrival. Firefighters and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Winning Cash 5 ticket sold at Leechburg Sprankle’s marketthe lottery awarded more than $14.4 million in prizes and contributed more than
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
the lottery awarded more than $14.4 million in prizes and contributed more than $7.5 million to senior benefit programs in Armstrong County. Delayed Route 910 bridge may reopen this week in West Deer Pittsburgh Mills liquor store opens Monday,... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
One of two winning Cash 5 lottery tickets sold in Landisville, Lancaster Countysplit a $125,000 jackpot was sold in Lancaster County, according to the Pennsyl
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 16 days ago
split a $125,000 jackpot was sold in Lancaster County, according to the Pennsylvania Lottery. The other ticket was sold in Armstrong County, the Pennsylvania Lottery said. Both tickets matched all five balls drawn on Friday, September 29. The... Read more
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TribLIVE
Claudette’s cooking spreads from New Kensington to Leechburgsure the new restaurant will do as well as the first. “You can't go wrong with
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
sure the new restaurant will do as well as the first. “You can't go wrong with crab legs,” she said. As for moving into Armstrong County, Antwon Knuckles said he knows his food already has a following there and its the right place for... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices for Oct. 1, 2017Shaner Sportsmen's Club, Westmoreland County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 8. Class limit
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
Shaner Sportsmen's Club, Westmoreland County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 8. Class limit 45. • Shannock Valley Sportsmen's Club, Armstrong County, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 8. Class limit 100. • Blue Spruce Park, Indiana County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 14. Class... Read more
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TribLIVE
New Kensington company suffers second fire this yearwho allegedly threatened boyfriend with gun Route 56 Bypass reopens in Lower B
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
who allegedly threatened boyfriend with gun Route 56 Bypass reopens in Lower Burrell after downed wires are cleared Some Armstrong County gas stations hit by 'skimmer' credit card thefts Harrison motorists blocked from Sylvan property You are... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lower Burrell police search for woman, 44, who allegedly threatened boyfriend with gunseek man wanted in multiple burglaries Route 56 Bypass reopens in Lower Burrel
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
seek man wanted in multiple burglaries Route 56 Bypass reopens in Lower Burrell after downed wires are cleared Some Armstrong County gas stations hit by 'skimmer' credit card thefts Harrison motorists blocked from Sylvan property Parnassus... Read more
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TribLIVE
Alle-Kiski police departments seek man wanted in multiple burglarieswho allegedly threatened boyfriend with gun Route 56 Bypass reopens in Lower B
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
who allegedly threatened boyfriend with gun Route 56 Bypass reopens in Lower Burrell after downed wires are cleared Some Armstrong County gas stations hit by 'skimmer' credit card thefts Harrison motorists blocked from Sylvan property Parnassus... Read more
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TribLIVE
Route 56 Bypass shutdown in Lower Burrell while downed wires are cleareddown as a strong rainstorm moved through the area at about 6:50 p.m. The road w
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
down as a strong rainstorm moved through the area at about 6:50 p.m. The road was still closed at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Some Armstrong County gas stations hit by 'skimmer' credit card thefts Harrison motorists blocked from Sylvan property Parnassus... Read more
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TribLIVE
Some Armstrong County gas stations hit by ‘skimmer’ credit card theftsSome Armstrong County gas stations hit by 'skimmer' credit card thefts | TribLI
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
Some Armstrong County gas stations hit by 'skimmer' credit card thefts | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gilpin traffic stop turns up drugs, guns and moneya residence where Kreashko was staying in the township turned up more drugs, gu
TribLIVE / Posted 20 days ago
a residence where Kreashko was staying in the township turned up more drugs, guns and money police said. According to the Armstrong County District Attorney's Office, the drugs confiscated include methamphetamine, cocaine, marijuana and various... Read more
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TribLIVE
Some say national anthem furor may actually unite ussuicides,” Maines said. “I mean, everybody's filled with so much hate. And for
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
suicides,” Maines said. “I mean, everybody's filled with so much hate. And for all the wrong reasons.” Nick Paiano, 58, of Armstrong County said he prefers to keep politics away from sports and the workplace. “I still respect the flag, and I know... Read more
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TribLIVE
Commissioners vote to allow closing of fish hatcheries, reduced trout stockingwill come off the stocking list. So, too, will 81 sections on 61 streams. Amon
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
will come off the stocking list. So, too, will 81 sections on 61 streams. Among the waters that would get no fish are: • Armstrong County: Sections 3, 4, 5 and 6 of Buffalo Creek; sections 2 and 3 of Cherry Run; sections 3 and 4 of Cowanshannock... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Highlights of governing stylescouncil committees and a mayor with little or no executive authority, similar t
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
council committees and a mayor with little or no executive authority, similar to what happens in boroughs. Parker City, in Armstrong County, is an example of a third-class city that uses this model. And, it is the only one to do so. Home... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ken Burns’ ‘Vietnam War’ draws in local veteranssitting with the communists and everything else. We're sort of friends,” he sai
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
sitting with the communists and everything else. We're sort of friends,” he said. John Varine, 74, of Gilpin Township, Armstrong County, said the Burns documentary is just now hitting the period when he was in Vietnam: March 1969 to May... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices for Sept. 24, 2017Shaner Sportsmen's Club, Westmoreland County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 8. Class limit
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
Shaner Sportsmen's Club, Westmoreland County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 8. Class limit 45. • Shannock Valley Sportsmen's Club, Armstrong County, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 8. Class limit 100. • Blue Spruce Park, Indiana County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 14. Class... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sagamore man charged in Apollo Subway armed robberyCreek JournalTriblive Online Only Joseph D. McCutcheon of Sagamore, Armstron
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only Joseph D. McCutcheon of Sagamore, Armstrong County An Armstrong County man accused of the armed robbery of the Apollo Subway restaurant Tuesday night is in... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Pulaski police save wounded hawkcalls, he was able to find a veterinary hospital that would tend to the animal
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 26 days ago
calls, he was able to find a veterinary hospital that would tend to the animal free of charge. On Friday Gary Fujak from Armstrong County brought the hawk back to the same area it was found to be released. This particular hawk was about 10 years... Read more
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The Sentinel
Confronting Hate: a look at the charged hate crimes in 2016ethnic intimidation, disorderly conduct, summary public drunkenness and scatter
The Sentinel / Posted 26 days ago
ethnic intimidation, disorderly conduct, summary public drunkenness and scattering rubbish following an incident in Armstrong County. She later pleaded guilty to public drunkenness. All other charges were withdrawn. Sept. 23 - A 40-year-old... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices for Sept. 17, 2017JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only • Apollo Spring Church Sportsm
TribLIVE / Posted 1 months ago
JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only • Apollo Spring Church Sportsmen's, Armstrong County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 23. Class limit 150. • East Run Sportsman Club, Indiana County, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept.... Read more

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