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  1. 16-year-old passenger killed in all-terrain vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Erie Times News

    ... and Buck were both thrown off the vehicle. Police say the crash happened on a rural road in Fairview Township, Butler County, about 40 miles north of Pittsburgh. Police have not released the name of the driver, or said whether he'll be charged or ...

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  2. Questions remain after fatal ATV crashRead the original story

    Sunday | Butler Eagle

    ... of the vehicle and slid sideways into the snow. The ATV rolled, throwing Myers and Briggs off the vehicle. Butler County Coroner William Young III said an autopsy determined Briggs died of severe injuries to the head and body. Investigators later ...

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  3. 16-year-old passenger killed in all-terrain vehicle crashRead the original story

    Yesterday | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... and Buck were both thrown off the vehicle. Police say the crash happened on a rural road in Fairview Township, Butler County, about 40 miles north of Pittsburgh. Police have not released the name of the driver, or said whether he'll be charged or ...

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  4. 1 dies in morning accident on Route 422Read the original story

    Sunday | Butler Eagle

    The wreck happened about 7:45 a.m. just west of the Butler County line, and apparently involved at least two vehicles, according to a dispatcher for the Lawrence County Communications Center. State police are investigating but an accident report was not immediately available.

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  5. Boy, 16, dies in Butler County ATV crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... HER MISSING. IT HAPPENED JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT AT THE INTERSECTION OF SPRUCE ROAD AND BUTTERNUT ROAD IN FAIRSHIP BUTLER COUNTY. IT ROLLED THROWING THE OFFICER AND PASSENGER FROM IT. THE DRIVER OF THE ATV IS MISSING THIS. THE PASSENGER, THOUGH, WAS

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  6. Teens thrown from ATV during fatal accident in Butler Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | WPXI

    A Butler County teenager was killed in an all-terrain vehicle accident late Friday night in Fairview Township. Police said Briggs Buck, 16, of Chicora, was a passenger on the ATV when it slid sideways into snow near Butternut and Spruce roads, then rolled.

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  7. Canadian National probing 27-car iron ore derailmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Erie Times News

    ... The cars, which were part of a 71-car freight train, derailed about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday in Center Township, Butler County. The accident scene, near Route 308, is about 35 miles north of Pittsburgh. Railroad spokesman Patrick Waldron says the tracks ...

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  8. First Look: Rue21's new flagship store at the Cranberry MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Business Journal

    ... Cranberry Township, bringing all its different store concepts under one roof. The new store, in a thriving Butler County community just a short drive from the retailer's corporate headquarters, demonstrates Rue21's expansion ambitions at a time ...

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  9. First Look: Rue21's new flagship store in the Cranberry MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Business Journal

    ... in Cranberry Township, bringing all its different store concepts under one roof. The new store, in a thriving Butler County community just a short drive from the retailer's corporate headquarters, demonstrates Rue21's expansion ambitions at a time ...

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  10. Deputies wrestle man to floor in courtroomRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Butler Eagle

    There was disorder in the court when a defendant awaiting his sentencing became agitated and jumped from his seat, lunging toward sheriff's deputies in Butler County Judge William Shaffer's packed courtroom. Moments earlier, the suspect, Robert W. Dunkel Jr., 43, of Slippery Rock, had directed a malicious comment to the judge.

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  11. Grove City woman buys $2 million lottery ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    Pennsylvania Lottery officials say that Mary Fowler of Grove City purchased a Match 6 Lotto Jackpot ticket at the Rite Aid on Grove City Road in Slippery Rock, Butler County. The ticket correctly matched all six winning numbers, 07-16-27-28-33-37 from the February 12 drawing, to win a jackpot of $2 million.

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  12. Police seek suspect who cut tails, manes from horses in western Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Pocono Record

    BUTLER, Pa. - State police have been searching for a suspect who cut the manes and tails from three horses at a western Pennsylvania horse complex. Cortney Shipley manages the barn and trains horses at the Henderson Equestrian Complex in Jefferson Township, Butler County.

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  13. Police seek suspect who cut tails, manes from horsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Virginian-Pilot

    State police have been searching for a suspect who cut the manes and tails from three horses at a western Pennsylvania horse complex. Cortney Shipley manages the barn and trains horses at the Henderson Equestrian Complex in Jefferson Township, Butler County.

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  14. State police seek suspect who cut tails, manes from horses in Western Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Evening Sun

    State police have been searching for a suspect who cut the manes and tails from three horses at a western Pennsylvania horse complex. Cortney Shipley manages the barn and trains horses at the Henderson Equestrian Complex in Jefferson Township, Butler County.

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  15. 'Illicit barber': Pa. state police hunt for suspect who cut manes, tails from 3 horsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | PennLive.com

    State police have been searching for a suspect who cut the manes and tails from three horses at a western Pennsylvania horse complex. Cortney Shipley manages the barn and trains horses at the Henderson Equestrian Complex in Jefferson Township, Butler County.

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  16. One-room schools once dominated Butler County rural areasRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Last week's subzero temperatures reminded Vera Niggel of how she had to walk to the one-room school in northern Butler County she attended almost seven decades ago. "You would have icicles coming out of your nose.

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  17. 30 years later, memorial service remembers missing 8-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WPXI

    A memorial service held Sunday in Saxonburg marked 30 years since Cherrie Mahan went missing after getting off a school bus near her Winfield Township, Butler County, home. Cherrie, who was 8 years old at the time of her disappearance, remains in the thoughts of family members and investigators.

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  18. Memorial marks 30 years since Cherrie Mahan vanishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... A MOUNTAIN AND A SKIER MAY BE INVOLVED IN HER DISAPPEARANCE, WHICH HAPPENED ALONG CORN PLANTER ROAD IN CABOT BUTLER COUNTY. CHERRY HAS PIERCED EARS. SHE WAS LAST SEEN WEARING A BLUE DENIM SKIRT, GRAY COAT, AND BEIGE BOOTS. HER MOTHER HAS NOT GIVEN ...

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  19. Cherrie Mahan case still open 30 years after she disappearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The picture of the 38-year-old woman with shoulder-length brown hair and bangs, hazel eyes and defined eyebrows could be a photo of anyone: a cashier at the supermarket or a mom walking her dog in a sleepy neighborhood. But the image is only a best guess at what a missing Butler County girl would look like today, exactly 30 years after she disappeared from her Cabot bus stop.

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  20. How cold? How about minus 15Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Butler Eagle

    Just after midnight, the thermometer at Butler County Airport read 8 below zero, and stayed there until dropping to 9 below at 3:15 a.m. Just before 6 a.m., the temperature dipped again, to minus 15. The hour-by-hour readings at the airport were: Near Portersville, a temperature of 25 below zero - and that was without a wind chill factor - was recorded.

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