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Allegheny River

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DEP Officials Urge People To Stay Away Area Of Spill On River

It was the first full day on the Allegheny River for boaters this holiday weekend, but for some an unwelcome sight spoiled the day.


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Chemical Spills Into Allegheny River

It’s never a good time to have a chemical spill on the Allegheny River, but especially, as we head into a holiday weekend that has boaters and swimmers enjoying the unofficial end to summer. Although the DEP has a warning for the entire holiday weekend, it will only affect a section of the Allegheny.


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Body Pulled From Allegheny River In Verona

A body was pulled from the Allegheny River in Verona Friday night. According to police the body was found near Outboard Haven Marina in the 200-block of Arch Street around 6:30 p.m.


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Crews Prep To “Light The River”On Fire

Zambelli is putting on a big show this weekend, but it’s not going just going to light up the sky with their trademark fireworks. Crews are getting ready to “Light The River” on fire!


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Zambelli To ‘Light The River’ After Pitt-Buffalo Game

Zambelli is famous for its fireworks, but this weekend they’re adding something different to the mix. The company plans to “Light The River” after Pitt’s game against Buffalo at Heinz Field.


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Flash Flooding Victim’s Body Found Along Allegheny River Shoreline

After conducting an intense search of the Washington Boulevard area with cadaver dogs, authorities moved their search for a missing woman who was swept away in Friday’s flash flooding to the Allegheny River.


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22 Rescued From Allegheny River

Crews rescued 18 children and four others from the Allegheny River after their dragon boat capsized near the Ninth Street Bridge.


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Best Views Of Pittsburgh (Beyond The Mount!)

Everyone from Pittsburgh knows that Mt. Washington is the best place to take in the sights of downtown; but it’s not the only place in town with an amazing view of the city.

CBS Pittsburgh–08/06/2011

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Jeep Slides Into Water At Sharpsburg Marina

There was quite a commotion at the Sharpsburg marina Friday night when a jeep went into the Allegheny River.


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Kayaking Pittsburgh

National Geographic recently ranked Pittsburgh on its list of the 6 Best Cities To Kayak. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced kayaker, Kayak Pittsburgh provides the perfect opportunities to get out and explore the region’s rivers and lakes!


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Slain Brackenridge Woman’s Family Increases Reward For Information

The family of Kelly Nicole Smith, who was found murdered exactly four years ago on Tuesday, has increased a reward from $10,000 to $15,000 for information leading to an arrest in the case.


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Man Rescued From River By Officers

A man was taken to the hospital early this morning after two police officers pulled him from the Allegheny River.


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Coast Guard Issues Safety Message For Boaters

The Coast Guard has a message for boaters on Pittsburgh’s three rivers this Memorial Day weekend.


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Marcellus Shale Industry Ready To Comply

Every day, trucks offload natural gas drilling wastewater at the McKeesport Water Authority treatment plant. Once treated inside, the cleaner water is discharged into the Monongahela River. Come May 19, that will stop.


U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers Lock Reduction Plan

The Army Corps of Engineers has more information on the lock service reduction on the Allegheny River. For more details, visit their website.