Parks Township


Icy Roads May Have Led To Fatal Crash In Armstrong County

Police are looking into the exact cause of a deadly crash in Armstrong County.


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Nuclear Waste Dump Troubling Residents Of Armstrong Co. Town

What may be the most dangerous nuclear waste dump in the nation sits just 40 miles north of Pittsburgh, in Armstrong County.


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Armstrong Co. Residents Voice Concerns Over Nuclear Waste Site Cleanup

It’s one of the largest nuclear waste dumps in the country – and the federal government is spending more than $400 million to clean it up.


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Army Corps: Nuke Cleanup Now $350M Up From $44M

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers estimates it will spend at least $350 million more over the next 10 years to dig up and haul away nuclear waste from a dump site about 35 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.


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Sen. Casey Demands Clean-Up At Parks Twp. Nuclear Dump

Decades ago, hundreds — perhaps thousands — of barrels of nuclear waste were buried on a 44-acre site in Parks Township, Armstrong County.


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Residents Fight, Wait For Nuke Dump Clean-Up

For the past 25 years, Patty Ameno has fought a one-woman battle to clean up tons of nuclear waste buried on a 44-acre site in Parks Township, Armstrong County.


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Report: Armstrong County Nuke Dump May Be Worse Than Thought

A chain-linked fence topped with barbed wire encloses the 44-acre site in Parks, Armstrong County, where the grass-covered hills conceal a hidden menace.


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Heavy Rains Lead To Flooding In Armstrong County, Other Parts Of Area

Heavy rains are causing flooding in parts of the area, including in Armstrong County. There are reports of flooding problems all over the county.


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Woman Charged In Crash That Killed Sister Waives Hearing

A woman charged in the car accident that killed her sister waived her preliminary hearing. Michelle Dibler, 23, has been charged with homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence and involuntary manslaughter in the death of her sister, Nicole Dibler.


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Woman Charged In Crash That Killed Sister In Parks Township

There are new developments in a deadly car crash that happened nearly six months ago. Police now say drugs and alcohol played a role in a crash that brought a bachelorette party to a tragic end.


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Study Supports Communities’ Claims Against Nuclear Fuel Plants

There is a new study about what went on at two now-closed nuclear fuel plants in Armstrong County. The study appears to back up what many people living there have been saying for years.


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Alcohol Suspected In Deadly Kiski River Crash

State Police are talking to the Armstrong County District Attorney about possible DUI charges in the death of a young woman who died after the car she was riding in went off the road and into the Kiski River.


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1 Dead, 1 Injured In Armstrong Co. Crash

One person was killed and another was injured in an early Sunday morning crash in Armstrong County.


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3 Local Business Owners On Missing Plane

A full 24 hours after a small single-engine plane was reported missing en route from West Virginia to Johnstown, there’s still no sign of the aircraft.


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Car Collides With Ambulance, 5 Injured In Armstrong Co.

Five people were injured when a car collided with an ambulance late this morning in Armstrong County. The crash happened around 11:30 a.m. on River Road in Parks Township.