Butler County Newswire

Butler County Newswire

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

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  1. Pa. girl disappears while 'playing horseshoes'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PennLive.com

    ... horseshoes Monday night. According to WPXI , Walker was playing horseshoes near her home in Parker Township, Butler County, when she threw a horseshoe into the woods and went to look for it, never to return. An intensive police search of the nearby ...

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  2. Handcuffed man who escaped from district justice's office is capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 24 | WPXI

    ... ide. Cramer escaped just hours after he was picked up by a constable for not paying fines, according to Inside Butler County.

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  3. Protecting Your Furry Friends With Pet InsuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | CBS Local

    ... General Hospital in Cranberry Township, works with animals all day. His family has a bunch of them on their Butler County farm. "That animal-human bond is so tight right now that the loss of a pet is only second to the loss of a child. It has ...

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  4. Judge sets no timetable to rule on lawsuit against opponents of gas...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Post-gazette.com

    It may be spring in Western Pennsylvania, but there's a new chill in the air in Butler County, where opponents of shale gas drilling and fracking near the Mars School District campus say they feel intimidated by gas leaseholders' legal efforts to silence them. "Our focus is all about protecting the 3,700 children at the Mars schools, but because of these lawsuits there are already people who have become shy and have stepped away from the group," Shelly Titchen, a member of the Mars Parent Group, said Thursday afternoon at the Butler County Courthouse.

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  5. Robbery suspect is former employeeRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | Butler Eagle

    ... y to commit disorderly conduct and conspiracy to possess an instrument of crime with intent. Mack is jailed in Butler County Prison in lieu of $50,000 cash surety bond. Coburn is jailed in lieu of $5,000 bond.

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  6. State Police: Riot At Butler Co. Youth Treatment Home Injures StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | CBS Local

    ... let the factions of 15 to 20 members each get at each other, he said. The center is in Allegheny Township, Butler County, about 50 miles north of Pittsburgh and is owned by Mid-Atlantic Youth Services center. A woman who answered the phone Thursday ...

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  7. State police: Riot at youth treatment home injures staffRead the original story

    Thursday May 19 | Washington Times

    ... let the factions of 15 to 20 members each get at each other, he said. The center is in Allegheny Township, Butler County, about 50 miles north of Pittsburgh and is owned by Mid-Atlantic Youth Services center. A woman who answered the phone Thursday ...

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  8. "Riot' inside detention facility leaves staff injuredRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Butler Eagle

    Several staff members were hospitalized Wednesday evening with injuries suffered when they tried to quell rioting teens inside a northern Butler County juvenile detention facility, authorities said. The melee began about 5:15 p.m. in the cafeteria area at the Western PA Child Care on Route 38 in Allegheny Township,state police said.

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  9. Riot quelled at juvenile facilityRead the original story

    Wednesday May 18 | Butler Eagle

    At least eight staff members ended up at the hospital for injuries suffered Wednesday when they tried to quell rioting youths inside a northern Butler County juvenile detention facility, authorities said. Two of the employees had to be taken out on backboards after being attacked by chair- and punch-throwing detainees at the Western PA Child Care on Route 38 in Allegheny Township, state police said.

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  10. Driver hurt, resident OK after car hits Pennsylvania duplexRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | O-R Online

    ... release the names of either person involved, but say the incident happened before 5 a.m. in Center Township, Butler County. That's about 30 miles north of Pittsburgh. Police say the car drove off Route 308, down a hill and then was airborne when it ...

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  11. Vehicle crashes into Pennsylvania duplex, injuries reportedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Erie Times News

    Emergency crews say the crash happened about 5 a.m. in Center Township, Butler County. That's about 30 miles north of Pittsburgh.

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  12. Vehicle crashes into duplex in Butler CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | WPXI

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  13. Woman, 76, Killed In Butler County Car CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 14 | CBS Local

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  14. Victim in fatal crash IDa d as Summit Twp. womanRead the original story

    Friday May 13 | Butler Eagle

    Judith Fry, 76, of Summit Township was killed Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle accident on Route 422 at its intersection with Keck Road. Butler County coroner William Young III said Saturday morning that the cause of death was likely blunt force trauma and that an autopsy would be done Saturday.

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  15. The Beat: Let the festival season beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Erie Times News

    ... and best fireworks during the Fifth Annual PyroFest May 28-29 over Cooper's Lake, south of Slippery Rock, in Butler County. This year's event will feature renowned pyro companies Vulcan and Ricardo Caballer Ricasa on Saturday, and Sirius ...

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  16. Sexual abuse victim sues Glade RunRead the original story

    Tuesday May 10 | Butler Eagle

    ... to 13 and allegedly took place from March to July last year. No charges were filed against Glade Run from the Butler County District Attorney's Office and the facility reached a settlement with the DHS earlier this year to restore its license for ...

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  17. Man Accused Of Using Taser On Girlfriend During Fight After Her Wisdom Teeth SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | CBS Local

    ... 7-days [] CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP (KDKA) - A fight between two young people recently landed a young man in jail in Butler County for using a Taser. According to Cranberry Township Police, she and her boyfriend, 21-year-old Mario Badamo, were driving ...

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  18. Report: Butler Co. Gymnastics Coach Facing Sexual Assault ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | CBS Local

    ... and Men's Basketball. The Fan also features live and local programming, 7-days [] According to an Inside Butler County report , Keith Callen, 45, of Sarver is accused of sexually assaulting a girl from 2013-15. The girl was 14 when the alleged ...

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  19. Jury foreman comments on mistrialRead the original story

    Sunday May 8 | Butler Eagle

    The jury foreman for the defamation case against former Butler County Commissioner Jim Eckstein says there was a verdict leading up to the mistrial declared April 29. Christine Pflugh of Franklin Township, jury foreman, said in an interview at least 10 of the 12 jurors voted in favor of Eckstein on each of seven counts alleged against him. Pflugh said when the jury was later polled about their individual votes, five jurors changed their overall stance by voting no.

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  20. Woman in fatal accident might have suffered medical emergency firstRead the original story

    Sunday May 8 | Butler Eagle

    ... o brake before the van left the road. She was wearing a seat belt. It was not known if an autopsy was planned. Butler County Coroner William Young III could not be reached for comment this morning.

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