Beaver County Newswire

Beaver County Newswire

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  1. Man Settles Federal Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Beaver Borough Over Police K-9 BiteRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Beaver Countian

    ... a group of concerned citizens of Beaver - showed Cicco being bitten by the department's K-9 while handcuffed. Beaver County District Attorney David Lozier had made accusations in open court that the Beaver Countian's in-depth investigative reporting ...

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  2. Here's why we think a severance tax is still a bad idea | OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PennLive.com

    ... middle class jobs. Investments such as the multibillion-dollar Shell petrochemical plant under construction in Beaver County - the Commonwealth's largest project since World War II - are kicking off a revival in the industrial heartland. A recent ...

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  3. Ban the Box' legislation introduced in Beaver County Source: WPXIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 17 | WPXI

    BEAVER COUNTY, Pa. - The Beaver County Board of Commissioners introduced Wednesday "Ban the Box" legislation to remove questions about criminal history from county job applications. 1 comment

  4. Beaver County leaders discuss workforce developmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 17 | Business Journal

    State Rep. Rob Matzie hosted a House Democratic Policy Committee roundtable to discuss workforce development at the Community College of Beaver County.

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  5. Sources: Chamber of Commerce's Jack Manning Being Recruited By Sheriff For Commissioner RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | Beaver Countian

    Beaver County Sheriff Tony Guy is among a small group of county officials who have recruited Chamber of Commerce President Jack Manning to run for Commissioner in the 2019 Republican primary, according to sources who have spoken directly to the individuals about next year's county elections. Sheriff Guy, a Republican, had initially sought out Manning as a potential candidate to run against Republican Commissioner Sandie Egley, although Egley later announced she will not be seeking re-election and will focus the remainder of her term helping to fight corruption in county government .

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  6. Female fugitive on lam for 1 year arrested at posh Pa. resortRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 16 | PennLive.com

    A 22-year-old female fugitive, who has eluded police in western Pennsylvania for more than a year, was finally taken into custody while staying at a posh resort. The Observer-Reporter website reports Anastasia Michelle Kline, 22, was taken into custody at Nemacolin Woodlands Resort by state police after some good detective work indicated she might be at the posh resort in Fayette County.

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  7. Beaver Falls fugitive wanted by South Strabane police apprehendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | O-R Online

    A Beaver County woman who has been a fugitive for more than a year was taken into custody Saturday after South Strabane Township police received a tip that she was at a Fayette County resort.

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  8. Arrests Near? Courthouse Meeting Between Police Chiefs & State Police CancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 15 | Beaver Countian

    ... Camp separately met with State Police in recent weeks - Egley and Camp agree in principal to phasing out the Beaver County Detective Bureau's involvement in most of the county's major cases. Although the meeting was to be held at the courthouse, ...

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  9. Police Beat Jan. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | O-R Online

    ... left side of Jackson's Ford Escape, before speeding off. Driver charged: Nicolas Rodriguez, 25, of Aliquippa, Beaver County, was charged by state police with failure to drive at a safe speed after crashing his vehicle on Intertstate 79 northbound ...

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  10. First responders face growing, deadly risk on overdose callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | O-R Online

    ... alarm in Beaver Falls. Pa.. They often respond to medical emergencies, such as drug overdoses. (Lucy Schaly/Beaver County Times via AP) In this Dec. 7, 2017 photo, Beaver Falls firefighters return to their fire house after a false alarm in Beaver ...

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  11. First responders face growing, deadly risk onaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 13 | York Dispatch

    ... alarm in Beaver Falls. Pa.. They often respond to medical emergencies, such as drug overdoses. (Lucy Schaly/Beaver County Times via AP) It was the first thing Sgt. Giovanni Trello heard when he woke up in the back of an ambulance headed to the ...

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  12. Newsman reminisces about lengthy careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 12 | O-R Online

    ... American homes lacked televisions and radio still was somewhat of a novelty in certain quarters. For example, Beaver County - Boal grew up there, in Freedom - didn't have its own radio station until WBVP in Beaver Falls took to the airwaves May 25, ...

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  13. Millionaire Raffle USD 100,000 Weekly Drawing Winner Sold in...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 12 | Newkerala.com

    ... 11/21 - 11/27/17). Ticket number: 00094710. Sold at Economy Superette, 2250 Conway Wallrose Road, Freedom, Beaver County a Drawing 4 (Purchase period: 11/28 - 12/4/17). Ticket number: 00124248. Sold at Wegmans, 5000 Wegmans Drive, Bethlehem, ...

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  14. School officer's disturbing behavior unnerves parents, prompts 911 callRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | WPXI

    A police officer's disturbing behavior Wednesday at a Beaver County school alarmed parents badly enough that they called 911. Channel 11 is not identifying the police officer because he hasn't been charged with anything, although his behavior was enough to put him on administrative leave.

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  15. Lincoln Park to host MLK Day celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Review

    Presented by the Midland Women's Civic Club and sponsored by Lincoln Learning Solutions, the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration will take place Jan. 15 in the MainStage Theater at Lincoln Park Performing Arts Center in Midland. For more than a decade, this annual event has evolved to become recognized as Beaver County's biggest MLK Day celebration.

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  16. Presbyterian churches call for halt to petrochemical plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    An umbrella group for 140 Presbyterian churches is calling for a halt to construction of a planned $6 billion petrochemical, or ethane cracker, plant in western Pennsylvania. The Pittsburgh Presbytery, which represents more than 28,000 members of the Presbyterian Church in Allegheny County, says the Shell Chemicals plant in neighboring Beaver County - along with other plants planned for the Ohio Valley - "will be mass producing plastic products" harmful to the environment, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports .

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  17. Presbyterian churches call for halt to petrochemical plant Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | WPXI

    ... Church in Allegheny County. The group sent a letter saying the Shell Chemicals plant in neighboring Beaver County - along with other plants planned for the Ohio Valley - "will be mass producing plastic products" harmful to the environment. They say ...

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  18. County Dedicates Part Of Courthouse In Memory Of Late Court AdministratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Beaver Countian

    A room of the Beaver County Courthouse has been dedicated in memory of former Court Administrator Richard DeFilippi, who died in August of last year. DeFilippi worked in the courts for more than 35 years.

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  19. W. Pa. lawmaker's hometown feud with his local electric company should stay that way | EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | PennLive.com

    For the past few years, officials in Middletown borough have ducked a property tax increase by taking the some of the money they make by selling electricity to local residents and using it to cover the cost of such public services as police protection and roadwork. Last year, for instance, Middletown transferred $1.3 million from the fund covering its locally owned electrical utility to its general fund, according to published reports.

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  20. Fire reported at Beaver County nuclear plantRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Business Journal

    ... at the Bruce Mansfield Power Plant in Shippingport. Crews responded to a call at about 4:20 a.m. at the Beaver County nuclear plant operated by First Energy (NYSE: FE), according to the Beaver County Times. No injuries were reported, but as of ...

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