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Westmoreland County

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Old Jeannette Plant More Than Just An Eyesore

It’s not just an eyesore. What’s inside an old plant in Westmoreland County could be putting everyone who lives near it at risk.

07/18/2014

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PennDOT, Turnpike Say No Orchestrated Delay In Implementing Speed Limit Increase

Vacationers and road trippers know all too well that Pennsylvania lacks the 70 mile per hour speed limit many other states have.

07/18/2014

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Man Facing Arson Charges For Fire At Friend’s Hempfield Twp. Business

A man is facing arson charges in two separate incidents in Westmoreland County, including one at a business where the owner tried to help the suspect out in the past.

07/17/2014

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Westmoreland Co. Looking To Tackle Addiction Issues With Drug Court

Experts say people dealing with hardcore addiction issues and the judicial system have a pattern of arrest, court, jail, release – arrest, court, jail, release.

07/14/2014

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Motorcycle, Vehicle Collide In Hempfield Twp.

A crash involving a motorcycle sent out emergency crews in Westmoreland County this afternoon.

07/10/2014

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Deer Foaming From Mouth Attacks Woman

When an East Huntingdon Township woman showed up for work Tuesday, she was greeted by an angry deer foaming at the mouth.

07/09/2014

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Farmer’s Stakeout Leads To Arrest Of Suspected Scrap Metal Thieves

Today’s no Independence Day for 34-year-old Keith Lawson Jessman of Greensburg – or his friend 30-year-old Dennis Patrick of Zatezalo of Latrobe.

07/04/2014

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Jerry Seinfeld Seeks Out Local Man For Classic Car Collection

Comedian Jerry Seinfeld wound up behind the wheel of a local man’s classic car for the latest edition of his show “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.”

07/02/2014

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Police Seek Access To Franklin Regional Suspect’s Cell Phone History

Investigators looking into the stabbings at Franklin Regional High School want access to Alex Hribal’s family’s cell phone records.

07/01/2014

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Westmoreland Co. Windstream Customers Unable To Call 911

Residents if parts of Westmoreland County are currently unable to call 911 because of an outage.

07/01/2014

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Westmoreland Co. Man Arrested For Setting Fire To Own Home

Officials are investigating after a fire in Westmoreland County destroyed a home and garage Sunday night.

06/30/2014

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Adamsburg Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash

A motorcyclist was killed Saturday afternoon when he was thrown from his bike down a grassy embankment in Westmoreland County.

06/28/2014

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Jury Finds Husband Guilty In Westmoreland Co. Strangling Trial

The jury is deliberating and is expected to hand a verdict today in the case of a Westmoreland County man accused of strangling his wife.

06/27/2014

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Former Track Coach Accused Of Sending Inappropriate Texts To Teen

Anthony Louis Boerio resigned as an assistant track coach at Penn Trafford High School in Westmoreland County back in May after allegations surfaced about alleged inappropriate texting with a teen.

06/27/2014

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Jurors Hear Taped Confession In Westmoreland Co. Teacher’s Murder

Jurors in the trial of a Westmoreland County man accused of strangling his wife to death heard a taped confession Thursday in court.

06/26/2014

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