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Lower Burrell

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Elderly Lower Burrell Couple Targeted In Scam

A new twist on an old scam has some homeowners in Westmoreland County on alert after several people have been targeted.

12/26/2013

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Selected Schools Offer To ‘Take In’ Students Whose School Shut Abruptly

On Monday, Kylee Scott of Ford City was one of the students given 30 minutes notice that her school, Oakbridge Academy of the Arts, was closing its doors.

12/20/2013

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Students In Shock Over Sudden School Closure

Some local college students in complete shock. Without prior warning, the students at a local arts college were told their school was shutting down.

12/17/2013

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Students Stumped By Sudden Closure Of Local College

It was like any other normal day at school for students at the Oakbridge Academy of Arts in Lower Burrell.

12/16/2013

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Woman Injured In Police Chase, Crash In Lower Burrell

One woman was taken to the hospital overnight and another person was taken into custody after a police chase ended in a fiery crash in Westmoreland County.

11/30/2013

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Vehicle Crashes Into Westmoreland Co. House

A car ran into a house in Westmoreland County Tuesday evening.

08/06/2013

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Lower Burrell Standoff Ends Peacefully

A standoff situation in Westmoreland County ended peacefully Thursday morning with one man being taken into custody.

11/22/2012

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2 Injured In Lower Burrell Crash

Two people were injured when their vehicle went off the road and struck a house in Westmoreland County early Sunday morning.

09/23/2012

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2 Injured In Lower Burrell Crash

Two people were injured when their car struck a utility pole in Westmoreland County early Saturday morning.

08/25/2012

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Slain Lower Burrell Police Officer Honored With Medal

Officer Derek Kotecki was posthumously awarded a medal of honor Friday night during a ceremony at Burrell High School.

05/05/2012

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Another Arrest Made In Officer Kotecki Shooting

Another arrest has been made in the shooting death of a Westmoreland County police officer.

05/02/2012

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7 Charged In Connection To Lower Burrell Police Officer’s Shooting Death

Seven people are facing charges in connection to the shooting death of Lower Burrell police officer Derek Kotecki. Kotecki was killed after he was ambushed by 33-year-old Charles Post, a fugitive, in the parking lot of the Dairy Queen in the 300-block of Greensburg Road back in October.

03/23/2012

Officer Kotecki Fundraiser At Applebee’s Restaurants

People all across the region will be honoring fallen Lower Burrell police officer Derek Kotecki Monday night. Kotecki was murdered on October 12. At 20 area Applebee’s restaurants, 15 percent of sales will be donated […]

12/05/2011

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Friends, Community Members Helping Fallen Officer’s Family

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It has been just over a month since Lower Burrell Police Officer Derek Kotecki was shot and killed in the line of duty. Now, fellow officers and friends are helping to honor […]

11/17/2011

Fallen, Not Forgotten Benefit Concert

It has been just over a month since Lower Burrell Police Officer Derek Kotecki was shot and killed in the line of duty. Now, fellow officers and friends are helping to honor the fallen officer and to raise money for the family he left behind.

11/17/2011

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