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Gibsonia

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Furry Tails: Big Honors For Local Pets!

You probably haven’t heard of these local pups, but you should know they’ve recently received some big honors.

04/13/2014

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1 Killed After Car Pinned Under School Bus In Gibsonia

Police were on the scene of a crash where a school bus drove over a car, smashing it and killing the driver.

03/14/2014

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6 Animals Abandoned On Wexford Road In Sub-Zero Temperatures

On the coldest night of the year, a Good Samaritan from Wexford couldn’t believe what she saw, right in front of her eyes, someone decided to abandon six animals.

01/08/2014

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Good Samaritans Rescue Cat Trapped At Top Of Squirrel Hill Tree

Stuck in near the top of a very tall tree, a cold, hungry cat hasn’t had much to be thankful for. Squirrel Hill homeowner Daniel Weisleder says the cat has been up in that tree for a week.

11/29/2013

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At Least 1 Injured In 2-Vehicle Accident In Gibsonia

At least one is injured in a two vehicle crash in Gibsonia.

09/25/2013

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Local Funeral Home Plans Open House

KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Frank Perman of Perman Funeral Home about a meet and greet open house that will help end the mystery behind planning a funeral.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/03/2013

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Man Allegedly Stabs Grandmother To Death, Blames “Archangel Michael”

Police have taken a man into custody in connection with the fatal stabbing of his 76-year-old grandmother while she sat at her kitchen table during breakfast. The incident happened at a home in Richland Township on Gibsonia Road.

02/19/2013

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Weather Service: Nuclear Power Plant Causes Freak Snowstorm

A blast of snow came down last night on Interstate 79 on Tuesday evening. It left about an inch in parts of Allegheny and Beaver counties, but this was not your ordinary snow. It was really man-made snow – a freak storm caused by the nuclear power plant in Shippingport.

01/23/2013

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District Oversight Leads To School On MLK Day

Some parents and children of the Pine Richland school district are upset, after classes were not canceled in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

KDKA-TV–01/21/2013

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Motorcycle Crash Backs Up Traffic On Turnpike

Emergency crews were called to an accident involving two motorcycles along the Pennsylvania Turnpike this afternoon.

08/03/2012

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Crews Clean Home Where Explosive Materials Were Found In Pine Twp.

The house in Pine Township where police say they found drugs and explosive materials last weekend was cleaned and sanitized Friday morning.

05/04/2012

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Investigators: Drugs, Chemicals Found In Treesdale Home

Residents in a community in Gibsonia woke up Saturday morning to police, canine units, fire crews, ATF officials, the bomb squad and Hazmat teams outside of a neighboring home.

04/28/2012

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Police: Abduction Report Unfounded, Caller Had Mental Problems

Hampton Township police say a report they received about an abduction at a restaurant was unfounded.

11/29/2011

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Man Trapped By High Water Tells His Story

Police say about 50 cars got caught in high water on Washington Boulevard late Monday, and one man had to climb up onto the roof of his car until the water receded.

07/19/2011

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Gateway Analytical Opens In Gibsonia

Gibsonia is a community that nearly straddles the line between Allegheny County and Butler County. However, there’s a new business there that is on the cutting edge of technology.

04/12/2011