University of Pittsburgh Johnstown officials have cancelled all indoor campus social events for the weekend as they believe a norovirus may be spreading among students.
A county prosecutor says the state attorney general’s office is taking over the investigation of sex abuse allegations against a Franciscan friar who helped as an athletic trainer at a Roman Catholic high school in Johnstown from 1992 to 2001.
A western Pennsylvania school board won’t let a student who was born female but identifies as male run for homecoming king.
A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he repeatedly raped a boy, then gave him gifts to keep quiet about the encounters.
A man has been jailed on burglary charges after police say he broke into a western Pennsylvania church after a night of drinking, only to be found fast sleep by police the next morning.
A 3-year-old girl drowned after she wandered into an unattended private swimming pool.
Authorities say a 12-year-old boy used a BB gun to rob a 10-year-old who was running a lemonade stand in western Pennsylvania.
A bus driver in western Pennsylvania had a surprise passenger.
A man has been jailed on charges that he set a fire that destroyed a western Pennsylvania apartment building on Thanksgiving to get back at his girlfriend’s husband.
On Tuesday night, the region’s newest member of Congress celebrated at a victory party. The next day, Keith Rothfus was back at his campaign headquarters thanking volunteers.
State police say the suspect, Ryan Browne, 40, of Johnstown, was driving westbound on Route 22 in Salem Township when he would slow down and fondle himself while looking at other drivers.
In what many saw as an upset, Congressman Jason Altmire of McCandless narrowly lost the Democratic nomination for reelection to Mark Critz.
Another one of Allegheny County’s Most Wanted fugitives is back in custody after being tracked down in Johnstown.
A missing plane that carried three Kiski Valley business owners has been found in a rugged, mountainous area of West Virginia; but at this point, there is still no word on the passengers.
State police say six people were hurt in an accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Somerset.