Armstrong County Newswire

Armstrong County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Armstrong County, PA.

Results 1 - 20 of 354 in Armstrong County, PA

  1. Western Pennsylvania health centers get ACA funding awards; New home...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Post-gazette.com

    ... in Erie ($49,524); Squirrel Hill Health Center ($33,294); Community Health Clinic, Inc. in New Kensington, Armstrong County ($33,294); the University of Pittsburgh ($23,697); and Primary Care Health Services, Inc. in Pittsburgh ($16,957). Americans ...

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  2. 3 killed in head-on Armstrong County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... DEAD AND THE ONLY SURVIVOR IN REALLY BAD SHAPE, STATE POLICE STILL AREN'T SURE EXACTLY WHY THAT HAPPENED. ARMSTRONG COUNTY FIRST RESPONDERS COVERED BOTH VEHICLES AS INVESTIGATORS TRIED TO FIGURE WHAT CAUSED THE CRASH THAT TOOK THREE LIVES HERE ALONG ...

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  3. Three killed in head-on crash on Pa. highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | PennLive.com

    State police say three people were killed in a head-on collision between two vehicles, one of which was apparently on the wrong side of a divided western Pennsylvania highway. Police in Armstrong County said the crash between a sedan and a sport utility vehicle occurred shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday on route 28/66 in Manor Township.

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  4. 3 Killed In Head-On Crash Between SUV, SedanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | CBS Local

    ... one of which was apparently on the wrong side of a divided western Pennsylvania highway. Police in Armstrong County said the crash between a sedan and a sport utility vehicle occurred shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday on route 28/66 in Manor Township. ...

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  5. Gov. Wolf seeks to expand debt-relief plan for young docs in underserved areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Post-gazette.com

    ... a city, a lucrative thought as she faces seven more years of student loan payments. But she's not leaving Armstrong County. "We need the primary care physicians," said Dr. Oleksak. "We need them in areas where they can be accessible to patients." ...

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  6. Mother of boy, 6, shot by half-brother, 9: 'Children and guns don't mix'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... Krista McNeely, knew the guns were on the counter when she left for work that morning. Issac was flown from Armstrong County to Children's Hospital for immediate treatment. Deemer said he was on a ventilator for 11 days. When doctors removed the ...

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  7. Prison escapee not causing problems in Butler prisonRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Butler Eagle

    The man who escaped from jail in Armstrong County and allegedly killed a woman while on the lam is living incident-free at the Butler County Prison. Robert E. Crissman on July 30 walked out of an unlocked door at the Armstrong County Jail.

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  8. Hearing for escaped inmate suspected in killing while on runRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 15 | Cybercast News Service

    The hearing Wednesday before an Armstrong County district judge will determine whether there's enough evidence for 38-year-old Robert Crissman to stand trial on criminal homicide and other charges. Crissman escaped July 30 while delivering breakfast to other inmates as part of a work-release program at the Kittanning jail.

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  9. Fleeing suspect turns himself to police in PittsburghRead the original story

    Friday Aug 14 | Butler Eagle

    ... the side and leg. Following the shooting, Amend fled in his Hyundai Sonata. Police said he drove north to Armstrong County before traveling into Butler County. Trooper Ryan Hand was on patrol on Route 68 in Chicora when he spotted Amend's car ...

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  10. Report: Brunner Island causing excessive smog; proposed changes not enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | York Dispatch

    ... source of nitrogen oxide in the state. The two plants that generated more - Keystone Generating Station in Armstrong County and Conemaugh Generating Station in New Florence - are both equipped with controls that can reduce nitrogen oxide emissions ...

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  11. Things to know for Thursday in PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... Robert Crissman is accused of beating and strangling the woman shortly after he escaped from the Armstrong County Jail on July 30. Federal prosecutors say Murray Rojas, 49, collected $52,360 in winnings from 11 races in which the banned substances ...

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  12. Escaped Inmate Suspected in Killing Held For TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... Tammy Long's boyfriend. She was discovered beaten and strangled at a nearby home after Crissman fled the Armstrong County Jail. Authorities say Crissman escaped July 30 while delivering breakfast to other inmates as part of a work-release program at ...

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  13. Escaped inmate suspected in killing is held for trialRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... Tammy Long's boyfriend. She was discovered beaten and strangled at a nearby home after Crissman fled the Armstrong County Jail. Authorities say Crissman escaped July 30 while delivering breakfast to other inmates as part of a work-release program at ...

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  14. Preliminary hearing set for jail escapee charged in slayingRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... Tammy Long's boyfriend. She was discovered beaten and strangled at a nearby home after Crissman fled the Armstrong County Jail. Authorities say Crissman escaped July 30 while delivering breakfast to other inmates as part of a work-release program at ...

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  15. Preliminary Hearing Set For Armstrong Co. Jail Escapee Charged In SlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | CBS Local

    ... KITTANNING, Pa. (KDKA/AP) - A man who allegedly killed a female acquaintance after he escaped from the Armstrong County Jail faces a preliminary hearing. Wednesday's hearing before an Armstrong County district judge will determine whether there's ...

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  16. Officials to hire consultant to investigate inmate's escapeRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Officials in western Pennsylvania have decided to hire an independent consultant to probe the escape of an inmate who authorities say killed a woman while he was on the run. Armstrong County's prison board voted unanimously Monday to hire an outside investigator.

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  17. Updated: 12-year-old killed in Greene UTV crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | O-R Online

    A 12-year-old boy from Armstrong County died Saturday evening in an off-road utility terrain vehicle crash in Franklin Township.

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  18. Next EntryRead the original story

    Friday Aug 7 | WDSN-FM Du Bois

    An escaped inmate killed a woman in her home before he was captured, according to authorities in western Pennsylvania. Police said inmate Robert Crissman "walked away" from the Armstrong County Jail on Thursday morning and killed 55-year-old Tammy Long shortly after his escape.

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  19. Accurately map pipelinesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | The Times-Tribune

    ... is inexact and often inaccurate. It noted that a heavy equipment operator was badly injured July 15 in Armstrong county while clearing a right-of-way for a new pipeline. His bulldozer struck an existing unmarked, unmapped pipeline, which exploded. ...

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  20. Investigators will revisit infant's death after 5-year-old boy accidentally shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Investigators in Armstrong County say they will revisit the death investigation of a baby boy 2 years ago after his brother was accidentally shot Wednesday. BOY SHOT INSIDE HIS FORD CITY HOME TONIGHT.

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