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Army Corps: Nuke Cleanup Now $350M Up From $44M

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers estimates it will spend at least $350 million more over the next 10 years to dig up and haul away nuclear waste from a dump site about 35 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.

01/07/2015

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Man’s Car Slides On Ice, Runs Over And Kills Him

A western Pennsylvania man who was run over by his own van because of icy road conditions was one of at least two pedestrians killed in separate incidents.

01/03/2015

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Man Arrested For Robbing Stores Inside Monroeville Mall

A Plum man is facing multiple robbery charges after police say he tried to target several stores inside the Monroeville Mall.

01/01/2015

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Police Investigating Possible Connection Between 3 Local Robberies

Police are investigating after three area businesses were robbed within a few hours Tuesday.

12/31/2014

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Apollo Man Charged For Abandoning Dog In Woods To Starve

A chance encounter in the woods saved a dog from starving to death, and now her former owner is facing charges for abandoning her, leaving her to die.

11/19/2014

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Man Survives After Crane Falls Off Tractor-Trailer And Onto His Car

Police were called to the scene of a dangerous crash in Apollo Monday morning.

11/03/2014

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Suspect Stable After Chase Ends In Exchange Of Gunfire With Police

Police shot and wounded a man who led them on a 30-mile police chase from Murrysville to Bell Township Wednesday night.

09/18/2014

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Chase Suspect Wounded In Exchange Of Gunfire With Police

A suspect ended up wounded during an exchange of gunfire with police Wednesday evening after a two-county chase.

09/17/2014

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Man Escapes Ambulance, Jumps Off Bridge

A man escaped from an ambulance and jumped off a western Pennsylvania bridge, but was rescued.

05/25/2014

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Sen. Casey Demands Clean-Up At Parks Twp. Nuclear Dump

Decades ago, hundreds — perhaps thousands — of barrels of nuclear waste were buried on a 44-acre site in Parks Township, Armstrong County.

04/23/2014

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Residents Fight, Wait For Nuke Dump Clean-Up

For the past 25 years, Patty Ameno has fought a one-woman battle to clean up tons of nuclear waste buried on a 44-acre site in Parks Township, Armstrong County.

03/14/2014

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Report: Armstrong County Nuke Dump May Be Worse Than Thought

A chain-linked fence topped with barbed wire encloses the 44-acre site in Parks, Armstrong County, where the grass-covered hills conceal a hidden menace.

03/13/2014

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Apollo Woman 110 Years “Young”

It’s not everyday that someone in our area turns 110 years old.

01/28/2014

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Armstrong, Westmoreland Counties Cleaning Up After Flash Flooding

Curtis Woods is cleaning up after flash flooding dumped more than three feet of water in his North 11th Street basement in Apollo on Wednesday.

08/29/2013

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Several Injured In Apollo Fireworks Accident

A woman and several children are recovering after they were hurt in during a fireworks show in Apollo Thursday night.

07/05/2013

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