Another Gas Drilling Site Near Ft. Cherry Schools Approved Despite Protests From ParentsDespite the pleas from a parent group concerned about air and water quality, the Mount Pleasant Township Board of Supervisors has approved a conditional use permit for Range Resources.
DA: Death Penalty Not Sought In Slaying At Backyard PicnicProsecutors say they won't be seeking the death penalty if a man is convicted of first-degree murder in the shooting death of his cousin at a backyard picnic in western Pennsylvania.
Deer Poaching Suspect Gets 50-Year Hunting License SuspensionAlleged members of a poaching ring, who the state Game Commission says is responsible for illegally harvesting nearly a dozen deer in the area, were in court Wednesday.
Man To Stand Trial In Case Of Fatal Shooting Over Car KeysA man accused of fatally shooting a family member in an argument about a set of keys will stand trial.
Argument Over Set Of Keys Leads To Deadly Shooting In Washington CountyState police are investigating a deadly shooting in Washington County.
Several Men Facing Charges In Alleged Deer Poaching OperationSeveral men are facing charges in Westmoreland County, accused of poaching deer.
Police Investigating Mount Pleasant Car Break-InsPolice are investigating a string of car break-ins in Mount Pleasant.
Man Dies After Becoming Pinned Under TractorA man died Thursday afternoon after becoming pinned under some farming equipment in Westmoreland County.
Police Probe Man’s Death That Prompted Hazmat SituationA man’s death is under investigation after it prompted a Hazmat situation in Westmoreland County.
Brazen Burglar Steals From Home While Couple Vacations In Las VegasGary Barbour Sr. and his wife returned home from his first post-retirement vacation on Wednesday only to find that their Mount Pleasant home in Washington County had been burglarized.
Police Looking For 'Green Thumb' BanditPennsylvania State Police are hoping to catch a bandit with a green thumb red-handed.
3 Honored With Carnegie Medal For Helping During Gunman’s RampageThe day was in June 2010. John Swartz had just returned to his Mount Pleasant Township home when his neighbor's teenage daughter rushed over with blood gushing from her neck.