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5 Best Places To Visit This Fall In Washington County

Looking for an awesome autumn getaway experience that’s not so far from home? Check out these great festivals for fall fun in Washington County, Pa.! Between shopping, entertainment, history and the outdoors, they’re sure to have something you’ll love!

09/20/2014

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City Guide To Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

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Washington County Mayors Take Ice Bucket Challenge

WASHINGTON, Pa. (KDKA) — Four mayors. Four police chiefs. Four buckets. And a big cooler of ice. That’s right – the Ice Bucket Challenge has landed literally on Main Street USA, on the steps of […]

08/22/2014

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Bill O’Brien Discusses Reasons For Leaving PSU, If Tom Savage Could Start For Texans

Former Penn State and new Texans head coach Bill O’Brien joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday to discuss his departure from PSU and his work with his new team.

93-7 The Fan–05/30/2014

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Local Woman Surprised By What She Finds After Searches For Biological Family On Facebook

A local woman is crediting Facebook with helping her find two sisters she had never met before.

03/17/2014

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Car Rear Ends School Bus Near Railroad Tracks In Washington County

Emergency responders are responding to a reported bus accident near railroad tracks in Washington County.

11/15/2013

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Best Cities For Black Friday Shopping

While many other consumers will simply avoid holiday crowds at shopping malls or even wait until Cyber Monday, retail stores across the nation will be buzzing with activity on the day after Thanksgiving. The following are five of the best American cities for Black Friday deals.

11/05/2013

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Shale Gas Plant Cited In Washington County

At the MarkWest processing plant in Houston, Pa., they separate different types of gases and burn off the excess in towers.

07/31/2013

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Stabbing Leaves More Than A Dozen Injured At Texas College Campus

A student went on a building-to-building stabbing attack at a Texas community college Tuesday, wounding at least 14 people – many in the face and neck – before being subdued and arrested, authorities and witnesses said.

04/09/2013

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Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.

04/04/2013

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Jim Colony: Houston Still Has A Problem Against Pittsburgh

The Pirates snapped a six-game Grapefruit League losing streak with an 8-6 win over their former divisional rivals, the Houston Astros at frosty McKechnie Field.

03/03/2013

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Pittsburgh Jury Convicts Final Person In Cocaine Ring

A Texas trucker has become the fourth and final person convicted in a cocaine pipeline that also included a former assistant western Pennsylvania high school football coach.

12/12/2012

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The Very Best of Everything in 2012

As the end of year nears it is time to take a moment to look back to see what made the top of the best of lists for 2012. Other than the presidential election there have been many other battles this year to score a number one spot in the United States. Companies, writers, public relation experts and cities have all been vying for the golden top spot.

12/01/2012

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Pirates’ Slide Continues In 5-1 Loss To Houston

PITTSBURGH (AP) After watching his team collect just five hits and one run against a journeyman starter who hadn’t won a big league game in more than four years, Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle threw up his hands.

93-7 The Fan–09/04/2012

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Fire Damages Washington Co. Home, But Residents Make It Out Safely

A fire spread quickly through a Washington County home with seven people inside overnight, but thanks to one of the residents, everyone was able to make it out safely.

08/30/2012

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