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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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Warmer Temperatures Bring Fears Of Flooding

The warmer temperatures are creating flooding fears in several local communities.

02/19/2014

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Concerns Mounting Over Ice Growth On Rivers

The ice on the Allegheny River at East Brady is a solid crust.

01/30/2014

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Tow Boat, Barge Slam Into Hot Metal Bridge

Officials are inspecting the Hot Metal Bridge after police say it was struck by a tow boat and a barge.

12/12/2012

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Aging Dams Are Focus Of Sandy Preparations

The Army Corps of Engineers says the dams that are the most critical in the Pittsburgh-area, in cases of flooding, are in good shape.

10/28/2012

Low Lake Levels

There’s a new warning from the Army Corps of Engineers.

06/22/2012

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Crews Continue Search For Missing Ohiopyle Kayaker

The 31-year-old man from Acme was kayaking with a friend Saturday afternoon when the two were thrown from their boats.

05/23/2011

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Barge Removed From Emsworth Locks And Dam

Crews are working to remove a runaway barge from a local dam on the Ohio River.

05/03/2011

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Army Corps To Move Radioactive Waste From Armstrong Co. Village

The village of Kiskimere, an old coal company town, is an eye-blink on the map of Armstrong County, but in 1961 what used to be a cornfield became the Nuclear Materials and Equipment Corp.

04/18/2011

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Lock Service On Allegheny River To Be Reduced

The Army Corps of Engineers has announced it is decreasing lock service on the Allegheny River. Officials say the reduction is the result of federal budget cuts.

03/31/2011

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Local Crews, Residents Brace For More Flooding

Soaking rains turned to snow early Sunday and concerns over rising waters continue to grow across the area. Crews were bracing for more flooding Sunday night, while local residents were preparing for a longer commute to work Monday morning.

03/06/2011

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Weather Experts Keep Close Eye On Local Waters

The month of March is living up to its billing as one of those peak flooding months and that means the National Weather Service is working overtime.

03/06/2011

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Budget Cuts Could Affect Boating On Allegheny River

NORTH SHORE (KDKA) — Proposed federal budget cuts could have an impact on boating on the Allegheny River. The Army Corps of Engineers simply doesn’t have enough money to run the Allegheny’s eight locks. “We […]

02/16/2011