First Responders

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Jeannette Officials Investigate Thefts Of Antiquated Emergency Call Boxes

Drive around the city of Jeannette and you’ll see them all over the place.

11/20/2014

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Man Rescued From Hillside After Getting Stuck On Way To River

Pittsburgh EMS worked to pull a man to safety after he got stuck climbing down a hill in Squirrel Hill.

08/29/2014

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Police: Heroin, Morphine Found Near Bed Of Spring Hill Toddler Who Died

Two people were arrested after a young child was found unresponsive at a Spring Hill home.

06/17/2014

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Franklin Regional First Responders Honored At PNC Park

An honor at PNC Park for the paramedics and EMTs who responded when 20 students and a now-retired school resource officer were stabbed at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville last month.

05/23/2014

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Franklin Regional First Responders Get Special Thank You Dinner

First responders were treated to a first-class meal Sunday for their heroic actions during the Franklin Regional stabbing attack.

05/18/2014

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Police Dispatch Recordings Tell Story From Franklin Regional

Much has been said about the emergency response to Wednesday’s stabbings – how effectively everyone worked together to not only contain the situation, but get help to the victims.

04/10/2014

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Colin Dunlap: A Sobering Time

Kris Letang is coming back tonight for the Penguins. He’s been out since the end of January. I don’t know, can’t get too much into hockey tonight — I’ll watch, but I will remember it’s just an escape for a few hours.

93-7 The Fan–04/09/2014

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County Launches Special Needs Registry

Do you or someone you know have special needs?

02/25/2014

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City, County Response Lines Fielding Cold Weather Calls

Since Monday, operators at the City of Pittsburgh’s 311phone bank and Allegheny County’s 211 phone bank have been on standby to take calls from anyone in the area with a weather-related problem.

01/07/2014

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School Officials, Road Crews & First Responders Preparing For Arctic Blast

It’s January, it’s winter, it’s western Pennsylvania, and so it’s no surprise that those two four letter words – S-N-O-W and C-O-L-D – are in the forecast with a potential for frostbite.

01/02/2014

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Elderly Victim Of East Pittsburgh Crash Identified

There are new details today following a crash Friday evening in East Pittsburgh that claimed the life of an elderly man and left several others, including a police officer and paramedic, injured.

12/21/2013

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1 Dead, Several Injured In East Pittsburgh Crashes

One person is dead and several others were injured, including emergency responders, in two accidents that part of Route 30 Friday night.

12/20/2013

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New Heart Attack Plan Being Put In Place For Region

Emergency care for heart attacks is getting a new focus.

11/07/2013

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Emergency Officials Prepping In Case Of Severe Weather

While it’s uncertain just how much rain we’ll get, even just the risk of flooding spurs emergency crews to be proactive. They can’t afford to just watch and wait, so they create a plan of attack.

06/12/2013

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Oxygen Masks Tailored For Pets Donated To Beaver County Emergency Services

Firefighters and first responders do their best to revive family pets overcome by smoke inhalation.

06/06/2013

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