Youghiogheny River

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Woman Shot While Sitting Along Yough River

State police in Fayette County are searching for a suspect after a woman was shot while sitting along the Youghiogheny River in South Connellsville Borough.

04/26/2012

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Boston Bridge Reopens To Traffic

Just a few months ago, it was considered one of the most run-down, worn out bridges in our area. On Monday, about 18,000 drivers are getting their first chance to drive on the newly rebuilt Boston Bridge.

10/10/2011

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Man Drowns In Youghiogheny River

Officials are investigating after a man drowned in the Youghiogheny River Tuesday night.

08/17/2011

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Missing Fayette County Boater’s Body Recovered

The body of a missing boater in Fayette County has been recovered. Fayette County Deputy Coroner Roger Victor says 50-year-old Patrick Himmler, of Cumberland, MD, was found dead on the Somerset side of the Youghiogheny River.

07/06/2011

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Crews Search For Man In Youghiogheny River

Rescue crews on the Westmoreland-Fayette County border have suspended their search for the night after a young man fell into a creek and disappeared.

05/29/2011

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Missing Ohiopyle Kayaker’s Body Found In Yough River

The body of a missing kayaker has been found. A worker at the water plant in Connellsville spotted the body in the Youghiogheny River.

05/27/2011

Water from an abandoned mine gushed from a manhole in Elizabeth Township (Credit: KDKA)

Water Gushes From Abandoned Mine In Elizabeth Township

Officials say water from an abandoned mine is gushing through a neighborhood in Elizabeth Township. The water is flowing into the Youghiogheny and Monongahela rivers.

03/21/2011

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Flooding Continues To Be Big Concern Across Area

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) — The steady, heavy rain that fell overnight combined with the continually melting snow has many people across the area concerned about the potential for flooding. The Mon Wharf parking lot is closed […]

02/25/2011

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Connellsville Neighbors Keep Eye On Yough River

CONNELLSVILLE (KDKA) – People who live along the Youghiogheny River in Fayette County are preparing for the worst and hoping for the best. The Yough is expected to crest at six-inches above flood stage and […]

02/24/2011

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