Somerset County

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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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Nor’easter Could Hamper Holiday Travel Plans For Some Pittsburghers

A nor’easter is heading up the coast just in time to throw a wrench into Thanksgiving travel plans for Pittsburghers heading east for the holiday.

11/25/2014

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