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Cambria County

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Duo Charged In Pizza Scam To Pay For Girl’s Ballet

A western Pennsylvania couple face dozens of theft and related charges for allegedly going door-to-door selling pizza kit supposedly to raise money for their young daughter’s ballet lessons, but which police say the couple really used to buy drugs.

08/08/2014

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4 Dead, Including Intruders In Altoona Home Invasion

A woman and an accomplice broke into her family’s home and killed her mother and brother before they were shot to death by her father, state police said Saturday.

09/28/2013

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Activists Claim Responsiblity For Releasing Hundreds Of Mink From Cambria County Farm

An animal rights group says it released hundreds of mink from cages at a western Pennsylvania mink farm this week.

KDKA-TV–09/27/2013

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Large Heroin Ring That Stretched Through 4 Counties Broken Up

From the outside, it’s a modest little apartment in Johnstown. But it’s inside where police say a huge heroin operation was centered.

08/23/2013

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3-Year-Old Drowns In Unattended Johnstown Pool

A 3-year-old girl drowned after she wandered into an unattended private swimming pool.

08/04/2013

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Pa. Game Commission: 2nd Bald Eagle Shot, Killed This Month

Pennsylvania game officials say an investigation shows a second bald eagle’s death in the past month was caused by a bullet wound.

05/24/2013

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Bald Eagle Shot And Killed In Cambria County

The Pennsylvania Game Commission is trying to determine who fatally shot a bald eagle in western Pennsylvania earlier this month.

KDKA-TV–05/21/2013

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Deer Crashes Through Bus Windshield, Driver Lets It Off

A bus driver in western Pennsylvania had a surprise passenger.

05/15/2013

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Suicide Bomber Levels House, Injures 2

A man who blew himself up in a truck outside a western Pennsylvania residence that was also leveled in the blast was due in court for sentencing over illegal chemical charges at time of the explosion, court records show.

KDKA-TV–03/20/2013

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SCI Greensburg Employees Future Uncertain Due To Likely Closure

For hundreds of local families, the New Year is beginning with the fear of what’s to come. Four-hundred employees of the State Prison in Greensburg have been told the prison is closing. And some aren’t buying the state’s promise that they’ll be taken care of.

01/15/2013

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Snow Expected Overnight

The January thaw seems to be over as cooler temperatures have moved in again.

01/15/2013

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State Prison Closures Means Loss Of Hundreds Of Jobs

Hundreds of jobs are expected to be lost as the state moves to close two local prisons. The Greensburg State Prison in Westmoreland County and Cresson State Prison in Cambria County are closing later this year.

01/09/2013

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Cambria Co. Man Dies After Beating, Being Set On Fire

A man has died after being tied up and set on fire in Cambria County earlier this month.

07/28/2012

Fatal Accident, crash

1 Killed In Cambria Co. Accident

One person was killed in a Sunday morning accident in Cambria County.

02/04/2012

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