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Westmoreland County

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Couple Charged With Child Abuse In West Newton

West Newton police have charged a couple in a child abuse case, saying the three-year-old victim had more facial bruises than they could count.

06/18/2014

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Police Looking For Answers After 900 Gallons Of Fuel Stolen

You hear about it all the time, especially with fuel prices going through the roof.

06/17/2014

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Greensburg Faces New Allegations Of Videotaping Naked Women

State police say a Westmoreland County man is facing charges for allegedly using his cell phone to record women in their homes while they were in various states of undress.

06/17/2014

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All-Female Jury Selected In Teacher’s Strangulation Death

An all-female jury has been selected in the case of a Westmoreland County man who is accused of strangling his wife to death.

06/17/2014

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11-Year-Old Lucky To Be Alive After Taking Car On Out-Of-Control Joy Ride

A local boy is facing the consequences after he took the family car out for an early-morning joy ride.

06/16/2014

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Police Identify North Huntingdon Bank Robbery Suspect

Police have positively identified a man wanted in connection with a bank robbery Saturday morning.

06/15/2014

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Police Search For North Huntingdon Bank Robbery Suspect

Police are looking for a man who robbed a North Huntingdon bank.

06/14/2014

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Excela Health To Expand Its Frick Hospital To A Medical Mall

A multi-million dollar upgrade to Excela Health’s Frick Hospital in Mount Pleasant is an economic boost to southern Westmoreland and northern Fayette Counties.

06/13/2014

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Heavy Rains Prompt Flood Warning For Parts Of Area

Days of heavy rain continue to cause flash flooding problems across the area.

06/13/2014

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1 Killed In Route 30 Crash In North Huntingdon

A three-vehicle crash along a busy road in Westmoreland County left one person dead this afternoon.

06/13/2014

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Police: Man Hid Heroin In “Chips Ahoy” Package With False Bottom

A local man is in jail, after police say he was carrying heroin in a Chips Ahoy chocolate chip cookie package.

06/13/2014

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Cleanup Underway After Severe Flooding In Lower Burrell

People living on Millers Lane in Lower Burrell are still cleaning up Friday morning due to some severe flooding.

06/13/2014

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Heavy Rains Blamed For Flash Flooding, Traffic Accidents

The heavy rains that fell around the Pittsburgh region Thursday are being blamed for some flash flooding and evening rush hour traffic troubles.

06/13/2014

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Police Make Arrest In Multi-County String Of Copper Thefts

Police believe they know who’s responsible for a string of copper thefts across several counties in our area.

06/12/2014

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Proposed Bill Would Set Up Prescription Drug Monitoring System In Pa.

GREENSBURG (KDKA) — As overdose deaths from prescription drug abuse skyrocket, Westmoreland County leaders are urging the state House of Representatives to pass new legislation. The year hasn’t even reached the halfway mark, and so […]

06/12/2014

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