Here is the 2013 Washington County Fair first place winning recipe!
A fluke rainstorm at an ancient rock shelter in western Pennsylvania has brought a renowned archaeologist back to the site of where a furious debate was launched in 1973 over when the first humans came to the Americas.
On a February night in 2011, a patch of Independence Township exploded into a fireball.
All of his life, Mike Krajacic has coaxed a hard scrabble existence out of this 140-acre dairy farm in Avella, Washington County.
The history of WPIAL football is rich with talent that was properly cultivated and flourished at the collegiate and professional levels. Unfortunately, like everywhere else on the national gridiron, it is equally rich with talent that was undisciplined, and therefore, wasted.
A family of nine is left with only a bible and a watch after a fire tore through their home.
The most dominant team in the history of that section, along with a typical playoff challenger, are both gone, so, to the casual observer, biennial WPIAL realignment has sucked the fun out of following it. However, with several teams now having a chance to follow in the footsteps of Frazier and end playoff droughts, there may yet be a story for which to root.
In Claysville, the tolling of bells carries an underlying sound of sadness on a gray day. East Washington Borough Police Officer John David Dryer was killed during a traffic stop along Interstate 70.
A fire sent crews to a drilling facility in Avella this afternoon.
After reading about a pair of 80-point routs in Week 5, 93-7 The Fan’s high school sports blogger looks at the sensitive issue of football etiquette as it applies to games that enter mercy-rule status.
Recently our partners at the Post-Gazette released their annual “Fab Five” boys’ and girls’ basketball teams. Here are some of the best players in western PA who didn’t make the cut…
AVELLA (KDKA) — At Vitari’s Vittles, owner Nick Vitari thinks Marcellus drilling has been a shot in the arm for sleepy Avella‘s economy, but Wednesday night’s flash fire certainly gives him pause. “I’d really hate […]
AVELLA (KDKA) — Authorities continue to investigate today following a massive fire at a Marcellus Shale drilling site that injured three workers in Washington County Wednesday evening. Investigators were back at the scene today in […]
PITTSBURGH (NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA) — Travis Windle from the Marcellus Shale Coalition tells KDKA’s Mike Pintek that the gas well explosion in Avella remains under investigation. RELATED NEWS/LINKS: DEP Set To Investigate After Gas Well […]
AVELLA (KDKA) — Three workers are hospitalized following a natural gas well fire in Washington County that sent flames shooting into the air last night. The explosion happened shortly before 6:30 p.m. in Avella at […]