Rescuer Still Haunted By ‘83 Boating Accident, Calls For Safety Measures At Dashields DamAfter a deadly kayaking accident last weekend on the Ohio River, a man who rescued three people who went over a same dam in a boat years ago says he's been pushing for changes on the river for years.
More Buoys To Be Installed On Ohio River After Deadly Kayaking AccidentThe Army Corps of Engineers is adding more buoys to the Ohio River after a deadly kayaking accident last weekend near the Dashields Dam.
Body Pulled From Yough River In Ohiopyle Is That Of Man Who Slipped Into WaterThe body of a man who went over the falls at Ohiopyle State Park in Fayette County last month was pulled from the Youghiogheny River late Thursday afternoon.
Army Corps: Nuke Cleanup Now $350M Up From $44MThe 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.
Sen. Casey Demands Clean-Up At Parks Twp. Nuclear DumpDecades ago, hundreds -- perhaps thousands -- of barrels of nuclear waste were buried on a 44-acre site in Parks Township, Armstrong County.
Residents Fight, Wait For Nuke Dump Clean-UpFor 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.
Warmer Temperatures Bring Fears Of FloodingThe warmer temperatures are creating flooding fears in several local communities.
Concerns Mounting Over Ice Growth On RiversThe ice on the Allegheny River at East Brady is a solid crust.
Tow Boat, Barge Slam Into Hot Metal BridgeOfficials are inspecting the Hot Metal Bridge after police say it was struck by a tow boat and a barge.
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.
Low Lake LevelsThere’s a new warning from the Army Corps of Engineers.
Crews Continue Search For Missing Ohiopyle KayakerThe 31-year-old man from Acme was kayaking with a friend Saturday afternoon when the two were thrown from their boats.