Westmoerland County

Communities Get Paid For Natural Gas Drilling

Local communities are getting paid for natural gas drilling. The money come from the Impact fee that has collected for than $200 million overall from drilling through 2011. Washington County will recieve the most with […]


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Hempfield Tornado Victims Still Having Problems

A tornado hit Hempfield Township, Westmoreland County, exactly one year ago and some people are still reeling from its effects. Nearly 200 families were affected and some people are facing financial and legal difficulties.


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Local Firefighters To Hold Boot Drive For Slain Officer’s Family

Three local volunteer fire departments are coming together to raise money for the family of slain Lower Burrell Police Officer Derek Kotecki.