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New Kensington

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Allegheny Co. Most Wanted Suspect Arrested In New Kensington

A suspect from the Allegheny County Sheriff’s Office’s top 20 most wanted fugitives list was arrested Wednesday.

07/09/2014

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New Kensington Boy Won’t Be Expelled Over Toy Gun At School

Under dangerous weapons policies, kids have been suspended for everything from bringing a toy gun to school to using a hand gesture as a pretend gun.

06/06/2014

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Home Destroyed In Westmoreland County Fire

One person was injured in an early Wednesday morning house fire in Westmoreland County.

04/02/2014

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Fish Frys Mark Start Of Lenten Season On Ash Wednesday

Ash Wednesday at Mount Saint Peter Parish in New Kensington. The faithful receive the ashen symbol of the cross at a church that dates back 123 years.

03/05/2014

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Leaky Roof Causing Problems At Valley High School

Valley High School in New Kensington is suffering from a leaking roof.

02/21/2014

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New Kensington, Arnold Students Use Holiday For Weather Make-Up Day

This Presidents’ Day should have been a day off for students in New Kensington and Arnold.

02/17/2014

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Ice Jam Leaves Behind Impressive Display On Allegheny River

The pent up Allegheny had returned to a hasty flow by midday Monday, after the ice jamming it had broken up and moved down stream or pushed to the East Brady banks.

01/13/2014

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National Weather Service Keeping Close Eye On Allegheny River

Huge chunks of ice that created navigation problems on the Allegheny River have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Flood Watch.

01/10/2014

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1 Killed In Accident Involving School Bus And Car

A school bus and car have crashed in the Memorial Park area of New Kensington.

01/03/2014

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New Kensington Man Arrested After Armed Robbery At Mini-Mart

A man is in custody after an armed robbery at a convenience store in Westmoreland County.

11/06/2013

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Man Injured While Allegedly Setting Off Pipe Bomb

Police are investigating after a New Kensington man was injured while allegedly setting off a pipe bomb.

09/12/2013

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Syrian-Americans Living Locally Following International Situation Closely

“Sure, he could turn over every single bit of his chemical weapons to the international community in the next week,” said Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday.

09/10/2013

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Man Left Paralyzed Not Getting Care He Was Approved For

An afternoon of family fun left a New Kensington man paralyzed. More than a year later, he’s finally back home, but his wife says he is not getting the around-the-clock care he was approved for.

07/12/2013

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New Kensington To Celebrate July 4th Without Fireworks

The Fourth of July, among other things, means good food and fireworks – but not this year in New Kensington.

07/02/2013

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Man Evades DUI Checkpoint, Leads Police On Chase

Police are looking for a man who led them on a chase late Friday night.

06/29/2013

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