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Tarentum

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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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County Council Gets Look At Proposal To Drill In Deer Lakes Park

Allegheny County Council is getting its first look today at a drilling agreement that would allow Range Resources to drill for natural gas below Deer Lakes Park in West Deer Township.

03/18/2014

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Police Crack Sophisticated Drug Dealing Operation In Tarentum

Police believe heroin may now be tougher to find on the streets in the Alle-Kiski Valley area, after a undercover drug bust in Tarentum.

02/25/2014

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Staff, Owner’s Son Get Into Angry Confrontation Over Care Home Closure

The state is now investigating after dozens of elderly residents living in a Tarentum personal care home were forced to leave overnight when the facility closed with little warning.

01/24/2014

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Tarentum Nursing Home’s Sudden Closure Displaces Elderly Residents

It’s a cold night to have dozens of elderly people moving to new homes, but that’s exactly what’s happening after a surprising call to have everyone out of a personal care home by Friday.

01/23/2014

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Family, Friends Mourn Death Of Tarentum Teenager

The death of a talented athlete in Tarentum has shaken the community. The 17-year-old two-sport player was getting set to start his senior year at Highlands High School.

07/15/2013

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Teen Dies After Fall From Bed Of Pickup Truck

A local teen was killed Friday night after he fell out of the back of a pickup truck.

07/13/2013

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Man Evades DUI Checkpoint, Leads Police On Chase

Police are looking for a man who led them on a chase late Friday night.

06/29/2013

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Police Investigate After Local Fisherman’s Body Found In River

The body of Donald Duncan of Tarentum was pulled from the Allegheny River in Springdale Monday evening.

06/03/2013

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On-Site Abuse Closes Women’s Shelter

A local women’s shelter evicted seven women and six children because its director said some residents threatened and battered staff members and caused roughly $10,000 damage.

KDKA-TV–04/02/2013

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House Ablaze In Tarentum

Firefighters are responding to a house fire in Tarentum.

12/14/2012

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Tarentum House Fire Under Investigation

A man had to rush out of his home in Tarentum early Monday morning after it caught fire. According to officials, the fire started around 12:45 a.m. along West 8th Avenue.

08/20/2012

SSG Edward F. Greiner Jr. Memorial 5K Walk/Run

The SSG Edward F. Greiner Jr. Memorial 5K Walk/Run is scheduled for Sunday, July 29 at the North Park Boathouse.

07/25/2012

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Local Boy Organizes 5K In Tarentum Soldier’s Memory

Sgt. Edward Greiner, Jr. was dedicated to the military. Preparing for his third deployment overseas, he headed back to Fort Bragg in March where he was based. On his way to babysit for a friend, he was hit by a truck while on his motorcycle. He died in the crash.

07/25/2012

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