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Pennsylvania Racetrack To Start Races Earlier To Avoid Deer

A thoroughbred track that canceled races because wild deer were jumping onto the track will start races earlier and remove nearby bushes and trees in an attempt to keep the animals at bay, officials said Tuesday.

06/30/2015

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Erie Man Found Safe After Going Missing In McConnells Mill State Park

A man who went missing while out hiking with family in McConnells Mill State Park Wednesday evening has been found safe.

06/24/2015

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Police: Student Arrested In Shooting Near Campus; 2 Wounded

Authorities say a student at a state university in northwestern Pennsylvania has been arrested in a shooting a block from campus that injured two other students.

03/21/2015

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Ex-Allegheny College Prof Scheduled For Plea In Porn Case

A former award-winning contemporary literature professor is scheduled to forego a trial and enter a plea to federal child pornography charges.

03/20/2015

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Penn State Behrend Closed After Threat

Penn State Behrend in Erie has closed after a threat was called into the school.

02/06/2015

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Forbes Hospital Opening To Medical Students

The hospital will help the next generation of local doctors.

12/08/2014

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Police: 2 Molotov Cocktails Left In W. Pa. Garage

Police say someone left two Molotov cocktails in the garage of a rural western Pennsylvania home.

08/26/2014

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Best Cheap Long Weekend Trips Near Pittsburgh

You’ve saved your vacation days for what feels like an eternity, but you aren’t ready to cash in the full shabang. Consider a long weekend in one of these great, close-to-home retreats instead.

08/09/2014

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Bankruptcy Mulled To Stop Conneaut Lake Park Sale

County officials have authorized a sheriff’s sale of a historic 122-year-old amusement park in northwestern Pennsylvania, but park trustees may file for bankruptcy to hold off the sale.

08/08/2014

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Cheer Up Pittsburgh! New Study Shows City One Of Unhappiest In The Country

A new study says Pittsburgh is the second most “unhappiest” city in the United States.

07/23/2014

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Man Beat 2 Cats With Golf Club For Scratching Him

A northwestern Pennsylvania man fatally beat his two cats with a golf club because he felt “betrayed” after they scratched him.

07/22/2014

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Family, Friends In Shock After Bethel Park Mom Drowns Trying To Save Son

Kristen Stefan died trying to save the lives of her son and a friend. Today, those who knew her say she was a hero.

07/10/2014

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Bethel Park Woman Drowns Trying To Help Son In Lake Erie

A local woman has died after an attempted water rescue on Lake Erie.

07/10/2014

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Would-Be Cat Rescuer Ends Up Needing Rescue

Authorities in northwestern Pennsylvania say a woman who tried to rescue a cat from a tree ended up needing a rescue herself.

06/15/2014

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Travel Channel’s ‘Sand Masters’ Build Market Square Masterpiece

Imagine what it would be like to do nothing but play in the sand all day — every day. Two guys made that a reality in Market Square Thursday.

06/12/2014

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