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Experts: Record Cold Summer Leads To Changing Leaves In August

Friday morning, Pittsburgh is waking up to temperatures in the 40s.

08/15/2014

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Report: Hospitals Bracing For ‘Polar Vortex Baby’ Surge

It was only a few short months ago that the Polar Vortex had its icy grip on the area. Now, local delivery rooms are preparing for a surge in “Polar Vortex babies.”

08/04/2014

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Polar Vortex-Like Front To Bring Cooler Temperatures

When you hear the term “Polar Vortex” it creates an image of ice and snow. There are reports that one is making its way toward our area this week.

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Electric Rates About To Go Up For Many Local Customers

What do you say we jump right to the bottom line? On June 1, 70 percent of West Penn Power customers and 47 percent of Duquesne Light customers are going to see their electric bills go up.

05/21/2014

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Polar Vortex Could Cause More Intense Allergy Season

The polar vortex made it a bad winter… will it also make it a bad spring?

03/28/2014

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Polar Vortex May Mean Fewer Stink Bugs

If there’s some good news coming out of this brutally cold winter, it’s that we could be seeing less stink bugs.

02/20/2014

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Arctic Blast Affects Blood Donation

The Central Blood Bank is asking for your help to replenish supplies.

01/30/2014

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Concerns Mounting Over Ice Growth On Rivers

The ice on the Allegheny River at East Brady is a solid crust.

01/30/2014

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Slight Warm Up Has People Headed To Car Wash

It almost seemed like spring, even though temperatures hovered in the 20s.

01/30/2014

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Winter Supplies Running Low In Prolonged Arctic Blast

Evey True Value hit the equivalent of the salt Powerball jackpot overnight.

01/29/2014

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Prolonged Cold Snap Causing Dry Skin Problems For Many

How cold is it? Furnaces are working overtime; and if you do venture out, the less exposure to artic temperatures – courtesy of the polar vortex – the better.

01/29/2014

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Some Brave Cold To Ice Fish, Ski At North Park

You wouldn’t think the deer of North Park would get much company on a day like this.

01/28/2014

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Local AAA Flooded With Calls On Year’s Coldest Day

The call center at the local AAA is busier than ever.

01/28/2014

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Cold Weather To Blame For Delays, Water Main Breaks

The extreme cold caused several problems Tuesday. The cold weather is being blamed for delays on the Port Authority’s light rail system as well as water main breaks across the area.

01/28/2014

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Animal Rescue League Taking In Animals Out Of The Cold

An older, yellow lab is just one example of why the Animal Rescue League is staying open for more than 60 hours straight.

01/28/2014

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