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  1. Three Top Underground Data CentersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    ... underground. One of the largest underground data centers is owned by Iron Mountain. The facility is located in Butler County, Pennsylvania; 220 feet below the limestone rock surface in a former mine. Security services provided by the facility ...


  2. Plane makes a perfect belly landinga at airportRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | Butler Eagle

    ... landing. "The plane will be landing, with the wheels up," according to an initial call that came into the Butler County Communications Center. Franklin Township firefighters and police in Beaver County were alerted. Harmony and Zelienople in Butler ...


  3. York County predator sentenced 25 to 50 years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WPMT-TV York

    ... by the court prior to his sentencing. Christopher Cullen Lorenz, 44, 1429 Grant Ave. Ext., East Butler, Butler County, was arrested on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 by the Child Predator Section for sharing and possessing child pornography depicting ...


  4. 2 hurt when motorcycle hits joggerRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 7 | Butler Eagle

    ... was not known this morning. Kyle Watts, 20, of Valencia, who was driving the motorcycle also was hurt, the Butler County Communications Center said. The extent of his injuries was not immediately known. Butler Memorial Hospital had no listing for ...


  5. Rollover tractor-trailer accident reported on I-79S in Butler Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | WPXI

    Crews are working to clear the scene of a rollover tractor-trailer accident on Interstate 79 South in Butler County.


  6. Teen injured in dirt bike accidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Butler Eagle

    ... 7:15 p.m. when he wrecked. He was knocked out but reportedly regained consciousness later, according to a Butler County 911 dispatcher. Campbell said the teenager was bleeding from his head when a Butler Ambulance Service crew and firefighters got ...


  7. Court to decide Adams referendum issueRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Butler Eagle

    The Butler County commissioners, serving as the county election board, this morning approved putting the referendum on the ballot for township voters.


  8. Butler County man sentenced to prison for setting boy, 7, on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Ed Myers of Saxonburg was sentenced Tuesday to four to 12 years in prison for helping set 7-year-old Daniel Podskalny on fire last year.


  9. Man sentenced in case of burned boyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Butler Eagle

    ... boyfriend, 37-year-old Edward Myers of Saxonburg. "Instead (Daniel) was beaten, shot and set on fire." In what Butler County Judge William Shaffer deemed one of "the most heinous crimes" he's presided over in 14 years as a judge, Myers pleaded no ...


  10. Region's jobless rate remains at 5.3 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Business Journal

    Pittsburgh's unemployment rate stayed steady at 5.3 percent in July. The number of jobs rose 4,200 to 1.67 million in the month, according to data released Tuesday by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry.


  11. Rex, MarkWest in deal to increase gas processing north of PittsburghRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Business Journal

    Rex Energy and MarkWest Energy Partners are working together to boost Rex's natural gas processing capability in Butler County.


  12. MarkWest Announces Major Expansion of Processing and Fractionation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Business Wire

    MarkWest Energy Partners, L.P. announced today a major expansion of midstream infrastructure at its Keystone complex in Butler County, Pennsylvania, to support growing rich-gas production from the Marcellus Shale and Upper Devonian formations.


  13. Rex Energy, MarkWest Energy announce processing expansion in Butler County, PARead the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | Theflyonthewall.com

    Rex Energy acquires SWEPI, LP for $120M in cash Rex Energy has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with SWEPI, LP, an affiliate of Royal Dutch Shell , to acquire a 100% interest in approximately 208K gross acres prospective for the Marcellus, Upper Devonian/Burkett and Utica Shales in Pennsylvania and Ohio for approximately $120M in cash.


  14. Fire destroys Winfield Twp. restaurantRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Butler Eagle

    ... of the Winfield Township Volunteer Fire Company could not be reached for comment. Steve Bicehouse, director of Butler County emergency services, said numerous departments were needed due to a lack of fire hydrants in that area.


  15. Teen driver charged in fatal ATV crashRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Butler Eagle

    ... endangerment. He also was cited for numerous traffic violations. The charges and citations were filed in Butler County Juvenile Court. The Butler Eagle is not identifying the suspect due to his age. Scott was riding on the back of the 2000 Yamaha ...


  16. Fire rips through Butler Co. businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | WPXI

    A fire ripped through a Butler County bar and restaurant Sunday afternoon. The Star Grill on Marwood Road in Winfield Township became engulfed by flames about 12 p.m. Dana Mullen is a manager at the Star Grill.


  17. Motorcyclist dies after crash on Route 8Read the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Butler Eagle

    ... his motorcycle and collided with a northbound car driven by a woman who was turning into the BP gas station. Butler County Coroner William Young said Saturday morning that the motorcycle driver was taken by ambulance to UPMC Passavant Cranberry, ...


  18. Butler County tipstaff files discrimination lawsuitRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Personal Injury Law News

    A former supervisor of tipstaffs for the Butler County Court of Common Pleas sued that court's administration Thursday, claiming that it discriminated against him because he is male.


  19. Court justices to speak at XHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... graduate of the University of Cincinnati School of Law. She began her career as a law enforcement officer in Butler County, beginning in a road patrol unit, also serving in undercover operations and as a civil assistant. After establishing her own ...


  20. Washington drivers to see paving, closures in Route 19 corridorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | O-R Online

    ... Ridge and Murtland avenues between Locust and the state police barracks. Zottola Construction of Valencia, Butler County, is the general contractor for the project, which began in summer 2013. The initial phase of the Route 19 corridor work, which ...