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12-Year-Old Girl Survives After Being Sucked Into Drainpipe

A 12-year-old girl is home from the hospital after being swept several hundred yards through a flooded drainpipe is Schuylkill County.

07/16/2014

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Residents Honored For Saving Elderly Man From Burning Home

The Elizabeth Township Board of Commissioners tonight recognized two local residents by proclamation for their heroic actions on March 9, when they helped rescue an 85-year-old man from his burning home on Old Hills Road.

04/08/2014

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Woman In Fair Condition After Falling Over Cliff In Tarentum

A woman is recovering after tumbling at least 60 feet when she fell from a cliff Sunday.

04/07/2014

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Woman Falls 60 Feet Over Cliff In Tarentum

A 19-year-old woman was rescued after she fell 60 feet over a hillside in Tarentum.

04/06/2014

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Kitten Recovering After Being Rescued From East Liberty Storm Drain

The little kitty is safe now, but he is still a little scared and shaken up.

01/17/2014

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Police Taser Newly Rescued Pit Bull After Dog Attacked

Police had to taser a local man’s dog Friday morning after fighting with another dog.

01/17/2014

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Rescued Horse Dies, Part Of Growing Problem In Westmoreland Co.

Despite the efforts of rescuers, a horse that was found abandoned and was rescued last week has died.

11/18/2013

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Firefighters Rescue Local Teen Stuck Between Two Buildings In New York

A local teen who goes to school at New York University had to be rescued Sunday night after getting stuck between two buildings.

11/03/2013

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Aid Worker Held Hostage In Somalia Honors Her Navy SEAL Rescuers

It’s not often we get to hear the details of top-secret missions carried out by the U.S. Military; but Saturday night, a former hostage told her story at the inaugural Pittsburgh Pays Tribute Gala fundraiser.

11/03/2013

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Dog Rescued After Suffering Severe Heat Stroke

The recent heat wave has not only been leaving lots of people hot, but animals as well.

06/24/2013

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Firefighters Save 10 Snakes From House Fire

Firefighters worked to save many animals from a burning home in Derry Borough Saturday.

04/27/2013

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Malnourished, Neglected Pit Bulls Rescued From Home

Kathy Hecker with Animal Friends says what she found Tuesday at 213 Sagamore Street is repulsive.

03/19/2013

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Zoo Helping Sea Turtle With “Unique Ailment”

The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is providing a new home and some very special care for an endangered green sea turtle rescued last January during a cold spell in Florida.

07/14/2011

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