Lawrence County

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Fire Marshal Investigating Cause Of New Castle Apartment Fire

Two dogs were killed when fire broke out at an apartment building in New Castle Monday evening.

04/06/2015

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Man Dies After Escaping Lawrence County Fire

One person is dead after fire ripped through a Lawrence County home early Monday morning.

03/23/2015

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Governor Looks To Expand Sales Tax To Boost Funding For Education

They are things you buy all the time – from non-prescription drugs to candy to concert tickets and haircuts – and they are all tax-free in Pennsylvania. That is, at least for now.

03/18/2015

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Gov. Wolf Tours New Castle School, Pledging More State Money

New Castle Area School District gave Gov. Tom Wolf quite a welcome, as he pitched his budget plan of $400 million more in state money for basic education funding.

03/18/2015

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New Castle Home Invasion Suspect Leaves Phone At Scene, Easily Identified

A Lawrence County man made it pretty easy for police to identify him after a home invasion last week.

03/17/2015

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Light Rain, Melting Snow Create Flooding Concerns In Parts Of Area

The warmer temperatures, melting snow and a day of rain are causing flooding concerns in some areas around the region.

03/14/2015

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Lawyers Ask For New Trial For Teen In Pregnant Woman’s 2009 Slaying

A boy charged with fatally shooting his father’s pregnant fiancée when he was just 11 is getting a hearing to determine if he deserves a new juvenile court trial.

03/05/2015

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Residents Brave Cold To Show Support & Honor New Castle Police

People braved the bitter cold and snow to show their support for police this weekend.

02/16/2015

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Man Facing Charges For Allegedly Attempting To Lure Amish Children Into Outhouse

A man from Ellwood City is accused of trying to lure several Amish children.

02/16/2015

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Teen Killed, 4 Others Injured In Lawrence Co. Crash Overnight

A New Castle teen was killed after the car he was riding in lost control and hit a tree early Sunday morning.

02/15/2015

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Man Charged After Allegedly Luring Children At 2 Amish Schools

A Lawrence County man has been charged after allegedly trying to lure Amish children on multiple occasions.

02/14/2015

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Woman, Son To Stand Trial On Charges They Fatally Beat Her Husband With Wooden Club

A woman and her adult son have been ordered to stand trial on charges they fatally beat the woman’s husband behind a western Pennsylvania grocery store.

02/05/2015

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Shenango Twp.’s Ex-Treasurer Accused Of Stealing $800K To Stand Trial

The former Shenango Township treasurer, who lost his job over hundreds of theft and forgery allegations, is going to trial.

01/21/2015

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Shenango Twp.’s Ex-Treasurer Accused Of Stealing $800K From Taxpayers

The fired treasurer of Shenango Township has been charged with stealing nearly $800,000 from taxpayers during his 14 years in office.

01/14/2015

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Firefighters Battle More Than Flames At Lawrence Co. House Fire

Firefighters in Lawrence County had trouble getting into a burning house Sunday.

01/11/2015

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