Military

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Local Man Discovers He’s Dead When He Files For Social Security Benefits

Like most Americans, Clark Harr of Latrobe has been paying into social security for his adult life, so when he went to his local social security office in Greensburg to file for benefits, it came as a shock.

11/18/2014

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Rocky Bleier Named Honorary Chairman Of “The Crucible” Extreme Hiking Fundraiser

Rocky Bleier and Dr. Joesph Maroon announced as the honorary chairmen of “The Crucible” extreme hike thought the Laurel Mountains this coming May.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/13/2014

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New Engineering Lab Helping Wounded Vets Find New Life

They’re wounded Iraq War veterans still suffering from post-traumatic stress and traumatic brain injuries, but they consider themselves fortunate to have survived the improvised explosives and mortar attacks that nearly took their lives.

11/11/2014

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Free Meals For Veterans On Veterans Day

Veterans will have the opportunity to pick up some free meals around the area today.

11/11/2014

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Veterans Get Chance At Jobs With Local Businesses

After giving their all for their country, veterans often come home to applause and thank yous – and unemployment.

11/10/2014

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Freeze, Burn, Shake: Extreme Testing Ensures Satellite Equipment Will Withstand Space

Protecting the military’s most sensitive information begins in the most unusual of places.

11/10/2014

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Pittsburgh Salutes Military Men & Women At Annual Veterans Day Parade

The 95th Annual Veterans Day Parade in Downtown Pittsburgh gave many people an opportunity to say thank you to the men and women who have served their country in peacetime and in war.

11/08/2014

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New Military Commissary, Post Exchange Open In Moon Twp.

The ribbon was cut and people from the area on Tuesday celebrated the grand opening of a new military commissary and Post Exchange in Moon Township.

10/21/2014

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Airman & Tarentum Native Drowns In Typhoon In Japan

The family of a Tarentum native is mourning following his drowning death in Japan.

10/07/2014

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Forgotten Treasures Up For Sale At Airport Auction

iPads and Kindles, Chryslers and Caddies – there’s a lot of stuff that’s been left behind by people at the Pittsburgh International Airport.

09/19/2014

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Moving Memorial Honoring Military On Display In Oakdale

A moving memorial honoring military men and women is in our area.

09/16/2014

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Eyes of Freedom Memorial Exhibit

The Eyes of Freedom Memorial Exhibit will be making a two-day stop in the Pittsburgh area.

09/16/2014

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Geese Caused Crash That Killed Pennsylvania Airman

An Air Force helicopter crash in England that killed a western Pennsylvania crew member and three others was caused by geese hitting aircraft.

07/10/2014

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Pennsylvania Man Receives Draft Notice, 102 Years Late

A western Pennsylvania woman says her late father has received notice to register for the nation’s military draft, some 102 years too late.

07/09/2014

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Wounded Warriors’ High Five Tour

A non-profit organization is on a mission this summer to say thank you to our country’s military families.

06/28/2014

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