Somerset County

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Flight 93 To Open New Visitor’s Center On Sept. 10

The Flight 93 National Memorial will open its new visitor center on Sept. 10, one day before the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks.

07/24/2015

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Flight 93 National Memorial Visitor Center To Open Sept. 10

National Park Service officials say a $26 million visitor center complex at the Flight 93 National Memorial will open to the public Sept. 10, a day before the 14th anniversary of the terror attacks.

06/25/2015

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Former Pa. Lawmaker Veon To Be Released From Prison

A former high-ranking Pennsylvania lawmaker who was convicted of public corruption will be released from state prison this week.

06/17/2015

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Cops: Somerset Co. Man Ran Fake DUI Checkpoint While Drunk

Police say a man who set up a drunken-driving checkpoint complete with road flares while pretending to be a Pennsylvania state trooper was drunk.

06/02/2015

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Man Shot, Killed By Police During Grocery Store Break-In

A man caught robbing a Somerset grocery store was shot and killed by police when they say he refused to give up his weapon.

05/22/2015

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Witnesses: Woman Stabbed Neighbor’s Dog Because Of The Attention It Got

A western Pennsylvania woman has been jailed on charges she broke into a neighbor’s apartment and stabbed her dog in the process.

05/11/2015

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Volunteers To Plant 22,000 Seedlings At Flight 93 Memorial In Shanksville

Hundreds of volunteers are joining state forestry officials in a massive tree-planting project at the Flight 93 National Memorial.

04/16/2015

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Menacing Pig Caught After Threatening Burger King Patrons

State police in Somerset County had their hands full this morning after a menacing pig from a nearby farm threatened patrons of a fast food restaurant.

04/02/2015

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Man Pays Fine, Avoids Jail For Missing Jury Duty 11 Times

A western Pennsylvania man has paid a $500 fine to avoid being jailed for missing jury duty 11 times in the last two years.

03/30/2015

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Man Arrested In Courthouse For Missing Jury Duty 11 Times

A Pennsylvania man who skipped out on jury duty 11 times in the last two years has been arrested inside a courthouse while seeking relief from a child support ruling.

03/24/2015

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Winter Weather Advisories Issued For Parts Of Area

The calendar may indicate that it’s the middle of March, but winter doesn’t seem to be done with us just yet.

03/19/2015

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5 Injured In Somerset Co. School Bus Crash

Five people were injured when a school bus collided with a minivan in Somerset County Monday morning.

02/16/2015

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Snow To Develop Overnight, Another Wave Of Arctic Air To Drop Temperatures

After a few days of uneventful weather, winter is making its return – first with a bit of snow and then plummeting temperatures.

02/11/2015

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Police Seek Suspect In Somerset Co. Python Theft

State police are looking for 15 pythons that were stolen from a home in Somerset County.

01/15/2015

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