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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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Boil Water Alert Lifted In Westmoreland County

Thousands of people in Westmoreland County can use their water as normal again, after a boil water alert was issued last week.

10/28/2013

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First Test Results Come Back Clean From Westmoreland Co. Water Supply

Thousands of people in Westmoreland County may be able to use water as normal again, after a boil water alert was issued last week.

10/27/2013

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Woman Accused Of Drowning 2-Year-Old Son Found Guilty Of 1st-Degree Murder

The jury has found a West Virginia woman accused of drowning her 2-year-old son in a hotel bathtub guilty of first-degree murder.

09/20/2013

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