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On Two Wheels: America’s Best Bike Destinations

There’s not much better than seeing America on a bicycle. Here are just five of the best bike destinations in America.

04/15/2014

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Business Near Elementary School Goes Up In Flames

Emergency responders were on the scene of a raging fire in Westmoreland County.

04/04/2014

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America’s Legendary Drives

The following are five of America’s legendary drives, listed as National Scenic Byways or All-American Roads to embark on a memorable journey.

07/09/2013

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Mini School Bus In Accident, No Injuries Reported

Police are responding after a mini school bus was involved in an accident with another vehicle.

01/16/2013

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School Bus Involved In Multi-Car Crash

A multi-car crash sent seven people to the hospital in Washington Township.

KDKA-TV–12/04/2012

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Man Accused Of Firing At Police Pleads Not Guilty

Daniel Ryan broke down in tears as his wife identified him from the witness stand. The 44-year old is charged with numerous counts of attempted murder of a police officer and aggravated assault.

11/29/2012

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Firefighter Injured, Building Destroyed In Delmont Blaze

A firefighter was injured while battling a blaze that destroyed a Westmoreland County building Friday morning.

11/16/2012

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Greensburg Woman Killed, 2 Others Injured In Salem Twp. Crash

A Greensburg woman was killed and two others were injured when officials say the car she was driving was struck by another vehicle Thursday afternoon in Westmoreland County.

11/15/2012

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Driver T-Bones Car During Rte. 66 Road Rage Incident

Police say a man intentionally hit another vehicle twice during a road rage incident. James Shaffer, 33, told police he had been arguing with his girlfriend before going for a drive on Route 66 in Hempfield.

08/07/2012

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A Tour Of America’s Roadside Attractions – Part 1

Starting on the Pacific and heading east, check out part one of our state-to-state guide to America’s roadside attractions!

07/09/2012

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Blaze Destroys Westmoreland Co. Warehouse, Firefighters Treated

Dozens of firefighters from Westmoreland and Allegheny counties spent hours battling a fire at a family-owned business in Hempfield Township Saturday.

04/14/2012

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Woman Killed In Armstrong Co. Coal Truck Accident

A crash involving coal truck and another vehicle sent emergency crews to Armstrong County this afternoon.

01/06/2012

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Slick Roads Possible For Morning Commute

The overnight snow could complicate the Tuesday morning commute. In Washington Township, icy conditions on Route 66 caused two crashes in less than 10 minutes late Monday.

01/02/2012

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Washington Twp. Police Seek Suspects In Armed Robbery

Washington Township police say the suspects, described as two black males, went behind the counter of the Honey Bear gas station on Route 66 and ordered the clerk to open the register.

06/14/2011

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2 Dead, 2 Injured In Armstrong Co. Crash

At least two people were killed in an early Saturday morning accident in Armstrong County.

04/16/2011

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