Armstrong County Newswire

Armstrong County Newswire

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  1. Will CARE Act make it easier to care for an older relative?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | O-R Online

    ... that you never would've worried about when you were younger,” Alan said. Alan lives in Freeport, an Armstrong County borough about 20 minutes away from his dad. He worries about his dad throughout the day. He wants him to move in. “It ...

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  2. Scientist who developed nuclear fuel for USS Nautilus dies at 96Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to Israel for its nuclear weapons program in the 1960s. Shapiro founded a nuclear fuel company in Apollo, Armstrong County, in 1957, pioneering the first continuous production process for nuclear reactor fuel, a crucial step in making nuclear power ...

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  3. Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued July 16 at 6:24PM EDT expiring...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | WPXI

    ... 624 PM EDT SAT JUL 16 2016 ...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 PM EDT FOR CENTRAL ARMSTRONG COUNTY... AT 623 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 MILES NORTHEAST OF KITTANNING...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH. HAZARD...60 MPH ...

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  4. Police Pull Man Over For Speeding, Find Thousands In Cash In CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | CBS Local

    ... well as Pitt Football and Men's Basketball. The Fan also features live and local programming, 7-days [...] ARMSTRONG COUNTY (KDKA) - State police pulled a man over for speeding in Armstrong County on Friday night and found a large amount of cash in ...

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  5. Comcast: Landline customer problem wasn't countywideRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Daily Advance

    ... morning. Comcast spokesman Bob Grove said the problem apparently affected only one small portion of Armstrong County and affected all service, not just 911 access. The company earlier said the issue was resolved by 12:30 p.m. Wednesday. Grove said ...

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  6. 911 outage fixed for Comcast customers in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | WPXI

    ... rs and other content related to your specific geographic area. An issue that left some Comcast customers in Armstrong County unable to call 911 from their landline phones has been fixed, Armstrong County 911 said Wednesday afternoon.

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  7. Service restored after landline customers unable to call 911Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Progress

    A problem with a fiber optic line in two western Pennsylvania counties that left some landline customers unable to call 911 has been fixed. Comcast landline customers had phone issues Armstrong County and in Jefferson County on Wednesday morning.

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  8. Outage leaves some landline customers unable to call 911Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Erie Times News

    Dispatchers say Comcast landline customers were having phone issues in Armstrong County and in Jefferson County on Wednesday morning. A few customers in Westmoreland County were unable to call 911 Wednesday morning, but the issue was resolved.

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  9. Former Accountant Steals From Non-Profits To Fuel Shopping AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | CBS Local

    ... as an accountant for the Progressive Workshop of Allegheny County, the Allegheny Valley Land Trust and the Armstrong County Conservancy Charitable Trust from 2010 to 2015. "She was acting as an accountant for those three businesses," Trooper Long ...

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  10. SEFA Group marketing fly ash in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Construction & Demolition Recycling

    The SEFA Group , a South Carolina-based company that is focused on fly ash usage in the construction industry, has begun marketing the first recycled fly ash generated at the Keystone Generating Station in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania. SEFA entered a multiyear arrangement with Keystone-Conemaugh Projects to market and sell the station's fly ash for beneficial reuse.

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  11. Ford City Holds Annual 5K, Includes Troops In AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 | CBS Local

    ... with a family tradition - a 5K walk/run that everyone looks forward to. While 600 participants laced up in Armstrong County, 140 soldiers with the 518th Brigade were hitting the pavement across the globe in Afghanistan. "I was approached by Master ...

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  12. Police Investigating Armstrong County ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | CBS Local

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  13. See how this community has come together to combat addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Progress

    ... overdoses, including opioid pain relievers and heroin, have seen an alarming 200% increase. In 2015 in Armstrong County alone, there were 29 deaths due to drug overdoses, according to County Commissioner Pat Fabian. Now, some Apollo residents are ...

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  14. The SEFA Group Begins Fly Ash Recycling Program with Keystone-ConemaughRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 30 | PRWeb

    The SEFA Group is now marketing the first recycled fly ash from Keystone Generating Station in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania. SEFA entered a multiyear arrangement with Keystone-Conemaugh Projects to market and sell the Generating Station's fly ash for beneficial reuse.

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  15. Escaped inmate insists he didn't kill woman at sentencingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | White Lake Beacon

    A western Pennsylvania jail inmate insisted he didn't kill a woman so he could steal her boyfriend's truck after escaping last year, even as a judge sentenced him to life in prison. Thirty-nine-year-old Robert Crissman Jr. was given the mandatory life sentence Tuesday in Armstrong County.

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  16. Escaped jail inmate facing life sentence in woman's slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WPXI

    ... is set for sentencing. Thirty-nine-year-old Robert Crissman Jr. faces a mandatory life sentence Tuesday in Armstrong County. He was convicted last month of first- and second-degree murder in the death of 55-year-old Tammy Long. Both murder charges ...

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  17. GOP lawmakers complain about being frozen out of process as 2016-17 budget continues to take shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | PennLive.com

    ... , tobacco tax increases and a tax amnesty program to bring it into balance, Reed said. Rep. Jeff Pyle, R-Armstrong County, said after coming out of a budget briefing with GOP appropriation committee members, that discussions led him to believe that ...

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  18. Will CARE Act make taking care of an older relative easier?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... things that you never would've worried about when you were younger," Alan said. Alan lives in Freeport, an Armstrong County borough about 20 minutes away from his dad. He worries about his dad throughout the day. He wants him to move in. "It would ...

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  19. Cole: Military service teaches pride in countryRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 26 | Times Observer

    ... nest, but they don't know how to fly. They don't know responsibility. I think it's sad." Cole grew up in Armstrong County near Kittanning. When she left the nest, it was to join the WAVES in Washington, DC. She met Sodek on a vacation in Texas. When ...

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  20. Training the caregiversRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 25 | Pocono Record

    ... that you never would've worried about when you were younger,” Alan said. Alan lives in Freeport, an Armstrong County borough about 20 minutes away from his dad. He worries about his dad throughout the day. He wants him to move in. “It ...

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