Humane Society of Westmoreland County

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Woman Reaches Plea Deal After Dog Found In Garbage Can

Nicole Baker rushed past cameras while hiding her face in East Huntingdon Twp., Westmoreland County when she came to court, and did the same when she left, speeding away after reaching a plea deal in a case few will forget.

01/21/2015

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Officials: Dog Found In Garbage Can After Owner Moves To Texas

The Humane Society of Westmoreland County is currently caring for a dog that was left in a garbage can by its owner, who then moved out of state.

10/30/2014

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Franklin Regional HS Baseball Player Remains In Critical Condition

A 17-year-old from Franklin Regional High School remains on life support after being stabbed.

04/10/2014

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Workers Rescue Dog, Puppies In Hempfield Township

A dog and her 1-week-old puppies were found abandoned on the side of the road today in Westmoreland County, but the puppies and their mother have some compassionate people to thank for their second chance at life.

02/08/2012