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After Leak, People Worried But Want Plants To Stay

For Bonnie Wireman, the white plastic bag covering her kitchen faucet is a reminder that she can’t drink the water.

01/12/2014

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Pittsburgh-Based Charity Sending Water To W. Va. Residents Affected By Spill

Even though it’s hundreds of miles away, Pittsburghers are helping out their neighbors in West Virginia.

01/11/2014

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US Attorney: Feds To Probe W. Va. Chemical Spill

The U.S. attorney in West Virginia says federal authorities are opening an investigation into what caused a chemical spill that tainted a river and shut down much of the state’s capital city and surrounding counties.

01/10/2014

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Cold Weather Causes Water Damage, Line Breaks

The cold weather is causing problems with water service across the area. Both residential pipes and major water mains are being impacted.

01/09/2014

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Sprinkler Pipe Bursts At Middle School

School will still be held on Thursday at Steel Valley Middle School, despite a sprikler pipe bursting Wednesday night.

01/09/2014

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Beaver Co. Residents Patiently Deal With Water Main Break

It doesn’t matter where you live, when a water line freezes, defrosts and refreezes a break can happen at any moment.

01/05/2014

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Hundreds Take The ‘Polar Plunge’ Into The Mon River

Pittsburghers stripped down for the annual “Polar Plunge” Wednesday morning.

01/01/2014

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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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Woman Convicted In Son’s Drowning Death Sentenced To Life In Prison

The woman who drowned her son in a local hotel bathtub has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.

12/09/2013

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Water Main Break Floods Banksville Plaza

A water main break caused major problems in Banksville Monday morning.

12/02/2013

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The World’s Most Incredible Underwater Hotel Rooms

If you’re looking for an unusual tropical vacation this time around, check out the world’s most incredible underwater hotel rooms.

11/26/2013

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MAWC Could Face Fine After Boil Water Advisory Last Month

The break in a filtration system was just the start of the problems for the Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County last month.

11/22/2013

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Legionella Found In Sharpsburg Senior High Rise Building

One person was sickened by Legionella found in the water of a senior high rise building in Sharpsburg.

11/19/2013

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Angie’s List: Tips For Buying A New Toilet

Did you know that toilets are the main source of water in your home?

11/15/2013

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Police Investigate Bomb And Water Threat

A local police chief says state police experts are examining a couple of computers as part of an investigation into threats to bomb a central Pennsylvania courthouse and taint the area’s water supply.

10/29/2013

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