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Officials Cracking Down On Drinking While Boating This Weekend

Everyone knows it’s illegal to drink and drive, but officials are also cracking down on drinking and boating.

06/27/2014

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5 Ways To Get Outdoors With Dad On Father’s Day

There’s something for everyone in the great outdoors, whether your preferred landscape is rural, urban or the highway to somewhere else.

06/01/2014

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National Weather Service Issues Boating Alert For Holiday Weekend

It was a relentless battle that Chris and Kurt were waging using limbs, and sometimes their hands to keep the onslaught of debris moving downstream from not damming up around Chris’ boat, “Beachburg.”

05/23/2014

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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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Officials Looking For Missing Body In Mercer Co. Lake

A dive team was looking for a body at Sandy Lake in Mercer County Tuesday evening.

10/01/2013

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Best 10 State Parks For A New York Summer Day Trip

Escape the sweat and grime of the city by traveling to a green, lush New York State Park this summer.

06/03/2013

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Tuesday’s KDKA Afternoon News: Boating, iPad, Politics & More

Missed that all important newsmaker interviews on Tuesday’s edition of the KDKA Afternoon News? Well, here’s a recap of what you missed.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/23/2012

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Boaters, Officials Preparing For Busy 2 Weeks On Local Rivers

With the Fourth of July holiday coming up next week, these are the busiest two weeks of summer on Pittsburgh’s three rivers.

06/25/2012

Low Lake Levels

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

06/22/2012

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‘Operation Dry Water’ To Begin On City’s Waterways

Operation Dry Water begins Friday and will last through the weekend. They’ll be extra sets of eyes looking for boaters whose abilities might be alcohol impaired.

06/21/2012

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Some Enjoying Hot Weather, Others Trying To Stay Cool

The holiday weekend warm-up is being welcomed by some, but the arrival of the hot temperatures is bringing with it a warning from doctors and other experts.

05/26/2012

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Memorial Day Weekend Guide

Kick the summer off right with a great Memorial Day Weekend! Whether you’re traveling, hoping to get outdoors to enjoy your favorite sport or are planning a picnic, below are some helpful links to help you prepare.

05/25/2011

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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