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Westmoreland County

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Body Found In 55-Gallon Barrel In East Vandergrift Basement

Authorities in Westmoreland County are investigating the discovery of a body.

06/24/2014

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Westmoreland County 2014 Fireworks Listings

Brighten up your July 4th holiday by enjoying fireworks displays and communit events throughout Westmoreland County!

06/24/2014

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Testimony Begins In Trial Over Teacher’s Strangulation Death

A man accused of strangling and killing his wife was in court Monday arguing that he did not mean to kill her.

06/23/2014

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Monessen Man Accused Of Leading Police On Chase Sought

Police are looking for a man who led officers on a chase through Monessen Thursday night.

06/20/2014

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Jimmy Buffett Concert Aims To Save Drive-In Theaters From Extinction

His shows sell out, sometimes in a matter of minutes, but on Thursday evening, Parrotheads across the country got a chance to watch Jimmy Buffett perform live from Texas.

06/19/2014

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Couple Charged With Child Abuse In West Newton

West Newton police have charged a couple in a child abuse case, saying the three-year-old victim had more facial bruises than they could count.

06/18/2014

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Police Looking For Answers After 900 Gallons Of Fuel Stolen

You hear about it all the time, especially with fuel prices going through the roof.

06/17/2014

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Greensburg Faces New Allegations Of Videotaping Naked Women

State police say a Westmoreland County man is facing charges for allegedly using his cell phone to record women in their homes while they were in various states of undress.

06/17/2014

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All-Female Jury Selected In Teacher’s Strangulation Death

An all-female jury has been selected in the case of a Westmoreland County man who is accused of strangling his wife to death.

06/17/2014

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11-Year-Old Lucky To Be Alive After Taking Car On Out-Of-Control Joy Ride

A local boy is facing the consequences after he took the family car out for an early-morning joy ride.

06/16/2014

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Police Identify North Huntingdon Bank Robbery Suspect

Police have positively identified a man wanted in connection with a bank robbery Saturday morning.

06/15/2014

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Police Search For North Huntingdon Bank Robbery Suspect

Police are looking for a man who robbed a North Huntingdon bank.

06/14/2014

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Excela Health To Expand Its Frick Hospital To A Medical Mall

A multi-million dollar upgrade to Excela Health’s Frick Hospital in Mount Pleasant is an economic boost to southern Westmoreland and northern Fayette Counties.

06/13/2014

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Heavy Rains Prompt Flood Warning For Parts Of Area

Days of heavy rain continue to cause flash flooding problems across the area.

06/13/2014

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1 Killed In Route 30 Crash In North Huntingdon

A three-vehicle crash along a busy road in Westmoreland County left one person dead this afternoon.

06/13/2014

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