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Mon River

(Source: North Versailles Police)

Missing Wilmerding Woman’s Body Found In Mon River

The search for a missing woman from Wilmerding is now over.

04/10/2014

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Concerns Mounting Over Ice Growth On Rivers

The ice on the Allegheny River at East Brady is a solid crust.

01/30/2014

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Ice Jam Flooding Could Be Worst Area Has Seen In 2 Decades

Our three rivers are quickly becoming less flowing and more rock solid on the surface.

01/24/2014

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Hundreds Take The ‘Polar Plunge’ Into The Mon River

Pittsburghers stripped down for the annual “Polar Plunge” Wednesday morning.

01/01/2014

(Photo Credit: CBS)

Woman Found Dead In Mon River

Officials have identified a woman who was found dead in the Monongahela River.

09/12/2013

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Residents Sue Coal Waste Dump In Fayette County

Residents of a Fayette County town are taking the owner of a coal waste dump to court. They say the site is polluting their streams and their air.

06/26/2013

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Hundreds Take Annual Polar Bear Plunge

A huge crowd took part in this year’s Polar Bear Plunge Tuesday morning. Hundreds of people headed to the Mon Wharf to brave the chilly temperatures and jump in the river.

01/01/2013

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Barge Gets Stuck On Mon River, Oil Sheen Develops On Water

A large oil sheen formed on the Monongahela River Tuesday afternoon and river traffic was halted when a tugboat transporting several barges became stuck on the water.

10/23/2012

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Body Found In Mon River Identified

Police are investigating after a body was found floating in the Mon River Monday morning.

10/08/2012

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Body Found In Mon River Near 10th Street Bridge

Emergency crews are at the 10th Street Bridge where a body was discovered in the Monongahela River. A kayaker spotted the body along the shoreline on the city side of the river Thursday.

09/14/2012

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Stolen Car Sinks To Bottom Of Mon River

Dive teams determined that no one was inside a vehicle that plunged into the Mon River Tuesday morning.

07/24/2012

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Garbage Buildup Turns Picturesque Mon River In La Belle To Eyesore

It was supposed to be a peaceful, scenic place to spend their later years. But it has turned out to be anything but for a local retired couple who say they wake up every morning to the sight and smell of garbage.

06/29/2012

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Canoeist On Mon River Found Safe

Crews searched for a missing canoeist on the Monongahela River. The canoeist, described as inexperienced, has been overdue to return which prompted the search.

06/20/2012

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Barges Break Loose Overnight On Mon River

Several bridges have been inspected and reopened, but the Coast Guard and River Rescue crews continue work today to clear the navigational channel on the Monongahela River after three barges broke loose on the water overnight.

01/19/2012

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Hundreds Take Icy, New Year’s Day Plunge Into Mon River

It’s as much a part of New Year’s Day as pork, sauerkraut and football. For some people across the area, 2012 got off to a very chilly start with the Polar Bear Plunge at the Monongahela River.

01/01/2012

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