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Mount Pleasant

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Excela Health To Expand Its Frick Hospital To A Medical Mall

A multi-million dollar upgrade to Excela Health’s Frick Hospital in Mount Pleasant is an economic boost to southern Westmoreland and northern Fayette Counties.

06/13/2014

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Disaster Narrowly Avoided After Small Plane Crashes Into Power Lines

One person was hurt when a small plane went down, hitting some power lines on Saturday afternoon in Fayette County.

05/31/2014

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State Police Cracking Down After Recent Thefts At Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart is an icon for bargain hunters, but it’s also become a destination for shoplifters and petty thieves.

10/22/2013

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2 Charged With Robbing Man Inside His Mt. Pleasant Home

Mount Pleasant Police have charged two men with robbing another man in his home.

09/26/2013

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Teens Steal Car, Crash Down Embankment During High-Speed Chase

Three teens are in serious trouble after stealing a car and going for a joy ride in Westmoreland County.

08/21/2013

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Brazen Burglar Steals From Home While Couple Vacations In Las Vegas

Gary 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.

06/20/2013

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3 Honored With Carnegie Medal For Helping During Gunman’s Rampage

The 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.

04/18/2013

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Police Arrest West Newton Man In Pharmacy Robberies

A West Newton man is in jail charged with robbing Rite Aid and Walgreens pharmacies from Mount Pleasant to Greensburg, some he is accused of hitting twice.

04/16/2013

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School Bus Crash Sends Emergency Crews To Westmoreland Co.

An accident involving a school bus and tractor trailer sent emergency crews to Westmoreland County this afternoon.

04/05/2013

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State Police Seek Suspect In Theft Of Drugs From EMS Building

State police are investigating after drugs were stolen from a medical kit inside the Norvelt EMS building.

04/03/2013

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3 Hospitalized After Westmoreland Co. Fire

Three people are in the hospital following a fire in Westmoreland County.

02/23/2013

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Police Seek Suspect In Armed Robbery At Mt. Pleasant Gas Station

Police in Mount Pleasant are looking for a man who robbed the Sunoco gas station on Main Street.

02/09/2013

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Man Threatens To Blow Up Neighborhood, Standoff Ends Peacefully

A man who threatened to blow up his entire neighborhood surrendered peacefully after a standoff in Westmoreland County Wednesday morning.

02/06/2013

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Rash Of Pharmacy Robberies In Westmoreland Co. Investigated

State police are investigating a rash of pharmacy robberies in Westmoreland County.

01/17/2013

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Police Shoot & Kill Man At Mt. Pleasant Grocery Store

State police shot and killed a man at a local grocery store after he began acting violently Friday morning.

01/04/2013

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