Indiana County Newswire

Indiana County Newswire

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  1. Frozen Pennsylvania: Peek behind a partially icy Buttermilk FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    We're determined to see the best that a frozen Pennsylvania has to offer -- from icy waterfalls to river floes -- all across the state. The first stop on our Frozen Pennsylvania tour is Buttermilk Falls in Indiana County .

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  2. Pa. coal plants pressured to curb air pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... and Connecticut petitions singled out Pennsylvania coal-fired power plants: Homer City Generating Station in Indiana County and the Brunner Island power plant in York County. Maryland's petition, filed in November, encompasses dozens of units, ...

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  3. Frozen Pennsylvania Buttermilk FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Buttermilk Falls Natural Area in Indiana County was once owned by Latrobe businessman Fred McFeeley, grandfather to children's television icon Fred Rogers. Remains of that estate can still be found in the park.

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  4. Indiana courthouse's murals, stained glass set for repairsRead the original story

    Monday | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    A northeastern Indiana county's courthouse will soon be filled with scaffolding as workers repair water-damaged murals and its rotunda's stained glass dome. The News-Sentinel reports contractors have fixed leaks in the courthouse's attic that caused the water damage.

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  5. Indiana courthousea s murals, stained glass set for repairsRead the original story

    Monday | The Tribune

    A northeastern Indiana county's courthouse will soon be filled with scaffolding as workers repair water-damaged murals and its rotunda's stained glass dome. The News-Sentinel reports contractors have fixed leaks in the courthouse's attic that caused the water damage.

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  6. Death penalty to be sought against 2 in deaths of man, womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 14 | New Jersey Herald

    Prosecutors say they will seek the death penalty against two men accused of having killed a young couple in their western Pennsylvania home before fleeing with a safe. Nineteen-year-old Justin Stevenson and 18-year-old Nathaniel Price are charged in Indiana County with homicide, conspiracy and robbery in the October deaths of 26-year-old Timothy Gardner and 20-year-old Jacqueline Brink.

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  7. Gordon Sinclair to cut 81 employees, move major ops to Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Long Island Business News

    Gordon Sinclair , a maker of promotional products, is eliminating more than 80 jobs on Long Island and expanding in Indiana County, Pa., where it is setting up a new manufacturing and decorating facility that will employ at least 50 workers. The firm in a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act filing, required by New York State for major layoffs at single sites, said 81 jobs would be eliminated on Long Island by April 7. The New Hyde Park-based firm, which employs 98, said its art, accounting and customer service departments will remain on Long Island.

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  8. Promotional firm to add 50 jobs in Indiana CountyRead the original story

    Friday Jan 13 | Business Journal

    Promotional products manufacturer Gordon Sinclair will add 50 jobs and invest $5 million in a plant in Indiana County.

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  9. Friday the 13th forecast: Freezing rain, almost full moonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Evening Sun

    You will want to stay off the roads Friday night. Freezing rain should be reason enough but if you are superstitious there are added threats: It's Friday the 13th and the moon will be almost full .

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  10. Is Pa. House Majority Leader Dave Reed running for Guv in 2018? He's not saying noRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | PennLive.com

    ... the "widely mentioned" list to becoming an actual candidate. "I'm focused on my job as majority leader," the Indiana County Republican said in remarks taped for broadcast this Sunday on CBS-21's "Face the State" program. "We have a lot of big policy ...

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  11. Homer City files for bankruptcy, will reorganizeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Post-gazette.com

    A massive coal-fired power plant in Homer City, Indiana County, is now in bankruptcy, its second reorganization effort in five years. Homer City Generation LP filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection today, expecting a swift process that will eliminate some $607 million in debt while continuing to operate the power plant without interruption.

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  12. Furloughed workers protest outside Sen. Wagner's businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | PennLive.com

    ... ke Corman, R-Centre County; House Speaker Mike Turzai, R-Allegheny County; House Majority Leader Dave Reed, R-Indiana County; former Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley, and U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly.

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  13. Power plant operator enters voluntary Chapter 11Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Business Journal

    The operator of the coal-fired energy plant in Homer City, Indiana County, announced it has initiated a voluntary, pre-packaged Chapter 11 case in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

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  14. Bill Calls For County Coroners To Track Overdose DeathsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 5 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Indiana county coroners would be required to track overdose deaths and specify which drugs were involved as part of a bill being floated in the Indiana statehouse. WISH TV reports, the idea behind the legislation is that by requiring Indiana counties to track these deaths, the state could get a better grasp over the scope of Indiana's struggle with opioids and determine a way to address the epidemic.

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  15. Bill calls for county coroners to track overdose deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    Indiana county coroners would be required to track overdose deaths and specify which drugs were involved as part of a bill being floated in the Indiana statehouse. The idea behind the legislation is that by requiring Indiana counties to track these deaths, the state could get a better grasp over the scope of Indiana's struggle with opioids and determine a way to address the epidemic.

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  16. Pa. lawmakers, the public will have even less time to review some proposed lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | PennLive.com

    ... this time, they can get to their snake hole quicker." A spokesman for House Majority Leader Dave Reed, R-Indiana County, did not respond to a request for comment Wednesday. "We hope it does not diminish transparency in any way," said Bill Patton, a ...

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  17. The Impact of The NRA FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | AmmoLand

    ... to be involved in the shooting sports by coaching an Olympic style rifle league at the Clymer Rifle Club in Indiana County, Pennsylvania. He is also a caregiver for his wife who is confined to a wheelchair. The couple infinitely supports one another ...

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  18. Next EntryRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 29 | WDSN-FM Du Bois

    Indiana County, PA - An Indiana County woman was found with a bulk amount of heroin, along with drug paraphernalia, marijuana and more $13,000 in cash.

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  19. Cresson site sale first stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 25 | Altoona Mirror

    ... longer is in limbo. The state will benefit from the $600,000 it will receive from Carl Weaver of Smicksburg, Indiana County, the successful bidder. Meanwhile, local taxing entities within whose boundaries the property sits will begin receiving ...

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  20. Virginia mining company says it is bankruptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Post-gazette.com

    ... as of 2015. That coal was shipped to Conemaugh Fuels LLC, which runs the Conemaugh coal-fired power plant in Indiana County, according to the data. Mr. Fuchs confirmed the Kingston West mine is not in operation. He suggested that there are other ...

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