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Landslide Crashes Into Lawrence County River Leading To Flooding

People had to evacuate their homes when a landslide led to flooding in New Castle.

06/24/2015

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Community Rallying Around Washington Mission After Fire

Earlier this week, a devastating fire badly damaged a homeless shelter and put the good work they do for the less fortunate on hold.

06/12/2015

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Red Cross Raising Fire Safety Awareness By Going Door-To-Door

Few will think of fire safety when asked about the American Red Cross. However, they are working to change people’s attitudes and to eliminate the dangers of fires one household at a time.

06/09/2015

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Fire Rips Through Mission In Washington, Displaces At Least 60

Firefighters rushed to the scene of a fire at a homeless mission in Washington early Tuesday morning.

06/09/2015

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Family Credits Puppy With Saving Them From Harrison Twp. Fire

A pit bull named Juice is being credited for saving seven people’s lives in Harrison Township.

04/09/2015

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Schedule A Red Cross Blood Donation Appointment

The Red Cross says it’s in dire need of donations after it had to cancel its February blood drives.

03/11/2015

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Man, 2 Dogs Forced Out By Fire In Homestead

The Red Cross is helping out a man who was forced out by a fire overnight in Homestead.

11/07/2014

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6 Displaced By North Side Fire

At least five people have been displaced as a result of a fire on the North Side Wednesday afternoon.

07/23/2014

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Parents Are Fans Of Boys Becoming Babysitters

In the more than 2,000 American Red Cross classrooms, more and more boys are joining the ranks of certified babysitters!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/21/2014

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7 People Honored With Red Cross Heroes Award

Today, seven people from our area were honored for their contributions to society. They all received the Red Cross Heroes Award in different categories after being selected from community nominations.

09/26/2013

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Best Outdoor Volunteer Opportunities For Families In Pittsburgh

Giving back to the community and helping people and animals in need may be a positive learning experience for all members of the family.

07/19/2013

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Volunteer Firefighter Helps Family Escape West Deer Fire

A family escaped injury after a fire broke out at their home in West Deer Sunday morning.

01/20/2013

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Save A Life, Learn CPR

Sudden Cardiac Arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States. It’s what almost claimed the life of KDKA-TV News Anchor Susan Koeppen. But, she is alive in part to the quick action of some passers-by who performed CPR.

05/22/2012

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Susan’s Story: CPR Training Can Save Lives

Sudden cardiac arrest is one of the leading causes of death in the United States.

02/03/2012

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