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3 Turn Selves In For Alleged Union Twp. Arsons

There’s a break in the case involving three fires in Union Township, Lawrence County.

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Neighbors Worry As Fire Marshal Probes String Of Suspicious Fires In New Castle

The Pennsylvania State Police Fire Marshal is investigating after several empty homes and a building that used to house a business recently went up in flames in Lawrence County.

08/19/2015

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Jameson Hospital To No Longer Deliver Babies

A Lawrence County hospital will no longer be accepting maternity care center patients due to what officials say is a lack of adequate staffing.

08/19/2015

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Former Union Twp. Volunteer Firefighter Arrested For Arson

A former volunteer firefighter from Lawrence County has been arrested, accused of setting a fire at a vacant home and then coming back to the scene to help put it out.

08/18/2015

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Beaver Valley Expressway Testing Out Electronic-Only Tolls

The Beaver Valley Expressway covers 16 toll miles from Chippewa North — and it will be the first to go all-electric, eliminating the need for toll takers.

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Police Looking For Teen Mother And Her Baby

The New Castle Police Department is looking for a teenaged girl and her child.

07/31/2015

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Sex Fugitive, Wife Jailed In Alleged Kidnapping Ruse, Hiding

A Pennsylvania man is jailed on charges he missed his sentencing on child-sex charges and his wife is being held, too, for allegedly faking his kidnapping to explain the missed court appearance.

07/16/2015

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4 Couples Married For 230 Years Renew Vows At Nursing Home

Four couples with a combined 230 years of marriage have said “I do” all over again at a western Pennsylvania nursing home.

07/02/2015

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Local Fire Chief Hailed As Hero For Pulling Teens From Creek

A fire chief is being called a hero after helping two teenagers stranded in a local creek.

06/28/2015

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Stormy Weather Causes Flash Flooding, Damage Across Area

Stormy, unsettled weather has passed through just about every part of the area today, leaving behind damage and causing flash flooding.

06/23/2015

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Passing Cold Front Triggers Storms In Viewing Area

Severe weather returned to the area today, bringing heavy rain, high winds, thunder and lightning, and hail.

06/23/2015

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Teen Stabs Grandmother Because He Doesn’t Like Living With Her, Family Says

A 19-year-old is in custody tonight for a stabbing attack at his home.

06/18/2015

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Police Investigating Shooting In New Castle

Police are searching for the person who shot a man in New Castle late Wednesday night.

06/18/2015

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Teen Locked Up After Running Away From Mom; Dad Files Suit To Get Him Released

A Westmoreland County man has filed a lawsuit in Federal Court in Pittsburgh in an effort to get his 14-year-old son out of a detention facility in Lawrence County.

06/04/2015

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Pennsylvania District Locks Down When Body Found Near School

A western Pennsylvania school district briefly locked down its buildings as a precaution after a parent bringing an elementary student to school discovered a dead body on a nearby road.

05/01/2015

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