Indiana County Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Former Indiana County gas drilling executive sentenced to prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    A former top executive of an Indiana County gas drilling company was sentenced Friday to eight years in federal prison for stealing $9.2 million from the company over an eight-year span. As his adult children cried and hugged in the gallery, U.S. District Judge Terrence McVerry imposed that term on Larry D. Winckler, 54, former chief operating officer of Falcon Drilling.

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  2. Ex-drilling boss who stole to pay for gambling gets 8 yearsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... plus $1.2 million in taxes, interest and penalties. He acknowledged he had checks written to himself from the Indiana County company's bank accounts. He and another company official sent letters to auditors claiming to not know anything about the ...

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  3. Former drilling exec sentenced to 8 years; must repay $9MRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... million in taxes, interest and penalties. Winckler acknowledged he had checks written to himself from the Indiana County company's bank accounts. He and another company official sent bogus letters to auditors claiming to not know anything about the ...

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  4. Ex-drilling boss who stole to play $100 slots gets 8 yearsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Boston Herald

    The former chief operating officer of a western Pennsylvania drilling company was sentenced to eight years in federal prison for embezzling $9 million to feed his casino gambling habit, which included playing $100 slot machines. Larry Dean Winckler, 54, was ordered to pay $9 million in restitution to Falcon Drilling LLC, of Indiana County, which he co-founded with the company's former owner.

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  5. Ex-COO of Indiana County drilling firm gets 8 years for $9 million embezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    A former top executive of an Indiana County gas drilling company was sentenced today to eight years in federal prison for stealing $9.2 million from the company over an eight-year span. As his adult children cried and hugged in the gallery, U.S. District Judge Terrence McVerry imposed that term on Larry D. Winckler, 54, former chief operating officer of Falcon Drilling.

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  6. Former Pennsylvania drilling firm executive who stole $9M to feed gambling habit gets 8 yearsRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... plus $1.2 million in taxes, interest and penalties. He acknowledged he had checks written to himself from the Indiana County company's bank accounts. He and another company official sent letters to auditors claiming to not know anything about the ...

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  7. Former drilling exec faces more than 7 years in $9M theftRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... sion. Winckler acknowledged he had checks written to himself from the bank accounts of Falcon Drilling LLC in Indiana County and that he and another company official sent bogus letters to auditors claiming to not know anything about the stolen money.

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  8. Former drilling exec faces more than seven years in $9M theftRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | O-R Online

    ... Winckler acknowledged he had checks written to himself from the bank accounts of Falcon Drilling LLC in Indiana County and that he and another company official sent bogus letters to auditors claiming to not know anything about the stolen money. ...

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  9. Lebanon teen pleads guilty to two street robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... Cintron is sentenced Feb. 18, he will be sentenced to the State Correctional Institution at Pine Grove in Indiana County, a state prison for offenders under the age of 18. The judge also told Cintron that by pleading guilty, he was giving up his ...

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  10. Indiana courthouse runs short of space amid record backlogRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Daily Journal

    A north-central Indiana county's courthouse is running so short of storage space for court documents that records are now stacked up in hallways, attics and offices. Miami County Clerk Tawna Leffel-Sands tells the Kokomo Tribune the courthouse has eight years' worth of records, including marriage certificates and court filings.

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  11. Next EntryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | WDSN-FM Du Bois

    ... part of a 14-person drug ring. They were bringing drugs from the "Motor City" into Johnstown and Blairsville, Indiana County in 2011 and 2012. The ring was also trafficking thousands of pain pills. A judge in Johnstown sentenced Carter to 15 years ...

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  12. Study raises concerns over wastewater from drillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    A Duke University-led study has found high concentrations of two potentially hazardous contaminants in oil- and gas-well drilling wastewater discharged into waterways in Pennsylvania and elsewhere. The peer-reviewed report, which appeared last week in the journal Environmental Science & Technology, is the first to identify ammonium and iodide in the wastewater discharges from drill sites and treatment plants, including three commercial treatment facilities in the Allegheny River watershed.

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  13. Ice fisherman found dead after falling into frozen lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... County dispatchers said more than 70 emergency responders joined in the search of the 5-mile-long lake near Indiana County. Myers said Whitlinger drowned about a half-mile south of the Atwood boat launch on the border of Plumcreek and Cowanshannock ...

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  14. MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | WDSN-FM Du Bois

    ... part of a 14-person drug ring. They were bringing drugs from the "Motor City" into Johnstown and Blairsville, Indiana County in 2011 and 2012. The ring was also trafficking thousands of pain pills. A judge in Johnstown sentenced Carter to 15 years ...

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  15. Fashion Association hosts clothing swap before the holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The Penn

    ... leftover clothing was donated to Goodwill, and any professional clothing was given to Attire to Aspire, an Indiana County organization that helps get women back into the work force. Treasurer of the club, Katie Waite (junior, fashion merchandising) ...

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  16. Man guilty of using 'spy pen' to photograph friends, workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    ... rnography possession, were dropped in exchange for his plea to the misdemeanor invasion of privacy charge. An Indiana County judge has scheduled sentencing for March 30.

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  17. Credit still an issue for Pennsylvania small companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Business Journal

    ... included the Economic Growth Connection of Westmoreland County, Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce and Indiana County Chamber of Commerce. Patty Tascarella covers accounting, banking, finance, legal, marketing and advertising and foundations. ...

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  18. While tax credits remain uncertain, short line railroads are getting more gas, coal trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    ... Generating Station was built on top of a coal mine. For more than two decades, the 2,000-megawatt facility in Indiana County burned coal that was trucked in from the mine portals that surrounded it. Full story: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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  19. Three dead after two-car crash in Indiana CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Three Saltsburg residents died and another was injured this afternoon after a two vehicle crash on route 286 in Indiana County, state police said. The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. on route 286 in between Ream Road and Anthony Road in Center when an SUV, driven by a 45-year-old woman, crossed the double yellow center lines while rounding a right-hand curve.

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  20. Crash on Route 286 kills 3 womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    PAMELA, ARE NOW HOMELESS. IN McKEES ROCKS, SHELDON ING RAM, "PITTSBURGH'S ACTION NEWS 4." TWO CARS CRASH HEAD ON IN INDIANA COUNTY.

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