Westmoreland County

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Fire At Hempfield Township Home Leaves 1 Dead

A woman has died following a fire at her Hempfield Township home.

01/04/2015

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Hempfield Area HS Student Remembered After Fatal Crash

The Hempfield Area High School community is reeling after the sudden death of one of its students.

12/30/2014

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Hempfield Twp. Crash Victim Declared Brain Dead

The driver injured when his vehicle crashed on a wooded hillside in Westmoreland County on Monday has been declared brain dead.

12/30/2014

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Car Crashes On Hillside In Hempfield Twp.

Emergency crews were called to Westmoreland County where a vehicle crashed on a wooded hillside Monday morning.

12/29/2014

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2 Police Cars Crash In Braddock Accident

Two police cars collided in Braddock.

12/27/2014

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Ode To Overly’s Country Christmas

A local tradition began nearly 60 years ago with just a few strands of lights. Now, there are millions and thousands of visitors.

12/25/2014

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Local Communities Getting State Money To Improve Traffic Flow

Depending on where you drive, your commute to work could get a lot easier.

12/22/2014

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Police Seek Suspects Stealing Garage Door Openers To Break Into Homes

Police in Westmoreland County are looking for suspects who they say are stealing garage door openers out of vehicles in the middle of the night and using them to break into homes.

12/20/2014

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Hundreds Pay Respect At Funeral For Perryopolis Police Officer

Hundreds attended the funeral for a Perryopolis Police officer who was killed in a tragic accident last weekend.

12/19/2014

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Police Seek Suspect Who Stole $100, Then Turned In Purse It Came From

Police are looking for a suspect who they say stole a woman’s purse out of a shopping cart at a Westmoreland County Walmart, took money out of it, and then returned it to the customer service desk.

12/18/2014

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Police: Man Threatens Troopers, Tells Officials To Bring “Some Body Bags”

A Westmoreland County man is behind bars following an argument and tense standoff with police after authorities say he allegedly threatened his wife, son and state troopers.

12/16/2014

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Police Issue Warning Following Rash Of Westmoreland Co. Break-Ins

Police say Unity and Hempfield townships are getting hit hard by thieves.

12/12/2014

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Tree Cutter Charged With Theft And Fraud Against Homeowners

When Eugene Askey showed up at the District Magistrate’s office in Jeannette for a preliminary hearing on one scam, Westmoreland County detectives were waiting to arrest and charge him with scamming five more residents from May to October of this year.

12/12/2014

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Man In Medically-Induced Coma Following Westmoreland Co. Stabbing

A local teenager is accused of stabbing a man outside of his home after the victim got into a fight with his father.

12/12/2014

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Police: Argument Leads To Stabbing In Westmoreland County

A Westmoreland County teenager is facing attempted homicide and related charges after State Police say he stabbed a man who was fighting the teen’s father outside their home.

12/11/2014

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