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Victims ID'd, cause sought in Route 422 fatality
Investigators have identified the man killed and five others hurt in a violent crash involving a coal truck and two sport-utility vehicles, but still don't know what caused the western Pennsylvania wreck.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Kittanning man killed in crash involving coal truck
One man was killed Tuesday morning in a three-vehicle crash that shut down Route 422 in Indiana County.
Deadly crash shuts down Route 422 in Indiana County
One person is killed and five others are injured in a crash that shuts down Route 422 in Indiana County.
1 Dead, 5 Injured In Indiana Co. Coal Truck Crash
One person was killed and five others were injured in an accident involving a coal truck and two other vehicles in Indiana County this morning.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
GOP committee sits out 81st race
A GOP victory for the seat that covers Huntingdon and parts of Blair and Mifflin counties is so assured the House Republican Campaign Committee is happy to stand on the sidelines, even though the Democratic nominee happens to be an incumbent state representative with four terms under his belt.
Gas well company sues over township's banning of oil, gas waste
A Warren company has filed a federal lawsuit against a township in Indiana County that has banned the disposal of oil and gas waste within its borders.
New Jersey Herald
Drilling firm challenges township waste ordinance
A gas and oil drilling company is suing a western Pennsylvania township, claiming that an ordinance passed to ban the disposal of drilling byproducts like fracking fluids and briny water is illegal and trumped by state and federal law.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
ExploreJefferson: Child Pornography Found in Punxsutawney Attic; Man Charged with 100 Felony Counts
Punxsutawney Borough Police Department arrested a 34-year-old man yesterday on a slew of charges related to child pornography.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Police looking for luring suspect in Indiana, Westmoreland counties
Police in two counties are looking for an older man accused of luring a teenage girl and a woman as they walked on the street.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Plea deal rejected for ex-Indiana county auditor
A judge has rejected an agreement under which a former county auditor in southern Indiana was expected to plead guilty to criminal charges of wrongly paying personal expenses with county-issued credit cards.
Indiana county adopts vote centers
The secretary of state's office announced Monday that Boone County, northwest of Indianapolis, had become the 18th Indiana county where vote centers are approved.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Excavation Crew Finds Body During Pa. Fire...
July 31--A man's body was recovered from the smoldering debris of a Blairsville restaurant that was destroyed by fire Wednesday night.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Fire destroys bar and restaurant in Blairsville
Firefighters are removing debris to search for a man who was last seen at Sharon's Restaurant & Lounge on East Market Street in Blairsville.
Businesses Destroyed by Fire in Indiana County
The fire ripped through the bar, eventually causing the bar to collapse. The fire spread to other nearby buildings, damaging or destroying several other businesses and apartments.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Pa. pet owner charged for allegedly shooting his cat for peeing on bed: Outrage?
This is definitely not a method to use to potty-train one's pet: A Pennsylvania pet owner is in legal trouble for allegedly shooting and killing his own cat earlier this month.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Centre Daily Times
4-H gathering brings achievers together at Penn State
These driven teenagers are 4-H members ages 13-18 who are participating in the 70th annual 4-H State Achievement Days, a three-day educational program sponsored by Penn State Extension.
New Jersey Herald
Family-owned lumber yard open after $350K fire
A family-owned lumber yard in western Pennsylvania was open for business two days after a fire caused about $350,000 in a storage building.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Child porn investigation leds to arrest of Hellam Twp. man
A Hellam Township man faces numerous counts of child porn charges as part on a nearly two month-long investigation Douglas Ray Klinedinst Jr, 31, with last known address in the 400 block of Clover Drive in Hellam Township, is charged with 20 counts of possession of child porn, five counts of disseminating child porn and six counts of criminal use ... (more)
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Fire erupts at lumber yard near Indiana
A fire at a lumber yard outside Indiana generated high flames and billowing black smoke.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
18-month-old child killed in driveway accident
Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police reported on Friday an accidental death investigation that took place around 4:55 p.m. on Thursday at a private residence located in West Mahoning Township, Indiana County.