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Joplin Native In Pittsburgh Upset By Tornado’s Devastation

For a local woman, the devastation in Joplin, Mo., is heartbreaking. While the Jones family has lived in McCandless for the last three years, Joplin is where their family life began.

05/23/2011

Help Baldwin Firefighters In Alabama

If you wish to help the Baldwin firefighters on their upcoming mission in Alabama, call Assistant Chief Kevin Kenny at 412-882-7661.

05/02/2011

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Baldwin Woman’s Family Injured In Alabama Tornado

Angela Smith, a woman in Baldwin, sits in her living room glued to the TV. She has family in Alabama, one of the states hardest hit by tornadoes.

04/28/2011

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Strong Storms Closing In On Western Pa.

A strong line of thunderstorms will move into the Pittsburgh area Monday afternoon. According to the National Weather Service, the line of storms is expected to arrive in Pittsburgh between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.

04/11/2011

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Spring Storms Pass Through Local Counties

A wave of spring storms is moving through the area.

04/04/2011

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Officials Warn Tornado Victims About Out-Of-State Contractors

Al Murray, who owns Al’s Roofing Company, a business he and his family have operated for the last 30 years in the Greensburg area, says he got a call from a Texas company that wanted to buy the right to use their name.

03/31/2011

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Westmoreland County Officials Revise Tornado Damage Estimates

Westmoreland County officials have revised their damage estimates from the tornado that struck dozens of homes last week. They spent the weekend visiting each home with damage to compile a final report for the state.

03/29/2011

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Volunteers Offer Help To Tornado Victims

There was overwhelming support Saturday for the victims of Wednesday’s tornado in Westmoreland County.

03/26/2011

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Cleanup Efforts Continue In Tornado-Damaged Areas

Homeowners continue to clean up after Wednesday’s tornado in Westmoreland County.

03/25/2011

March 23, 2011

Storm Chaser Visits Pittsburgh For Movie Debut

The Carnegie Science Center welcomed some real storm chasers today, just days after a tornado tore through parts of Westmoreland County on Wednesday.

03/25/2011

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National Weather Service: Tornado ‘Fluctuated’ On Path

Inspectors from the National Weather Service went to Westmoreland County to survey the damage from the tornado.

03/24/2011

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Westmoreland Co. Reeling After EF2 Tornado

Residents of Westmoreland County are picking up the pieces today after a severe storm and confirmed tornado touched down in Hempfield Township.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/24/2011

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Red Cross Helping Victims Of Storm

The Red Cross is lending a helping hand to the people in Westmoreland County in the aftermath of Wednesday’s severe weather.

03/24/2011

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Tornado Leaves Trail Of Destruction In Hempfield Township

Officials continue to assess the damage and destruction left behind in parts of Westmoreland County after strong storms moved through the area Wednesday.

03/24/2011

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Weather Experts, Emergency Officials Assess Storm Damage

Officials with the National Weather Service will be touring parts of Westmoreland County today after storms moved through the area Wednesday, leaving behind damage and destruction. The storms brought heavy rain, hail, high winds and funnel cloud sightings to the area.

03/24/2011

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