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  1. Program encourages family members to talk with older adults about drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Almanac

    He is owner of the Bethel Park and Washington County offices of Omaha, Neb.-based Home Instead Senior Care, which commissioned a recent study of older adults in the United States and Canada regarding their perceptions of driving and possibly being advised to cease. While the vast majority reported they have not yet talked to their family members about the topic, 31 percent indicated that such talks would make them reconsider continuing to drive.

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  2. Fratricide case in hands of Washington County juryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. Robert J. Bauduin of Jefferson Township is escorted from the Washington County Courthouse by sheriff's deputies after a hearing in December 2013. - Jim McNutt/Observer-Reporter In some ways, the ...

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  3. West Finley stream restoration project underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... A Pittsburgh company is embarking on the largest streambank restoration project in the Northeast in Washington County, using funds collected from a coal operator and developer of a natural gas pipeline to mitigate damages they caused to wetlands. ...

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  4. Donegal residents frustrated with zoning processRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... Yet a majority of those present at the meeting in Donegal – the only township without set zoning in Washington County – said they still don't trust the process and don't want any zoning at all. The frustration was heard by the board, ...

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  5. June 23, 2016Numerous people recently appeared in Washington County...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | O-R Online

    ... a vacation stop, report a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. Numerous people recently appeared in Washington County Court on criminal charges. Among those appearing before Judge Michael J. Lucas were: Harry Debolt Jr., 55, 148 1/2 Scott Ave., ...

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  6. Morris townships in Washington and Greene counties to share police forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. From left, Dave Dietrich, supervisor for Morris Township in Washington County, Roger Creech, supervisor for Morris Township in Greene, and Morris Township Police Chief Michael Natale signed Tuesday a 6-month ...

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  7. Obituary: Anna Faye Hughes / Longtime Kennywood PR womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    ... Anna Faye Coleman on March 19, 1933, to Katherine and Thomas Coleman, in the coal patch town of Muse in Washington County, where her father was a miner and railroad fireman. Mrs. Hughes, who alternately went by Ann, Anna or Anny "She really didn't ...

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  8. Special Weather Statement issued June 23 at 9:43AM EDT expiring June...Read the original story

    Yesterday | WPXI

    ... area. PAZ029-231415- WASHINGTON- 943 AM EDT THU JUN 23 2016 ...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT CENTRAL WASHINGTON COUNTY... AT 942 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER AVELLA...OR ABOUT 15 MILES NORTHWEST OF WASHINGSTON...MOVING EAST AT ...

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  9. NoticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... concerts include arts and crafts vendors, refreshments, barbecue, Chinese auction and 50/50 drawing. Washington County Department of Public Safety will host a free American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR/AED course for Washington County residents ...

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  10. Homicide suspects face preliminary hearing todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... stop, report a missed delivery, or submit a complaint. A prelminary hearing is scheduled this afternoon in Washington County Court for two Washington men jailed on sealed homicide charges, a court official confirmed. Tavian Hooper, 18, and Jamaal ...

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  11. Police Seek Missing Peters Twp. Man Who Suffers From Medical IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... low and white plaid shirt and gray shorts. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Washington County 911 Center at 724-229-4600 or their local police department.

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  12. Senate gets chance to review LGBT anti-discrimination bill: 'It's a fairness issue'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... to support the bill. The other two were Sens. Tom Killion, R-Delaware County, and Camera Bartalotta, R-Washington County. "It's a fairness issue," Wagner said. "We need to get it out on the floor and need to debate it and need to move Pennsylvania ...

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  13. We here in Washington and Greene counties have been experiencing the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    We here in Washington and Greene counties have been experiencing the cacophony of cicadas for several weeks.

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  14. Insect Safari day camp has kids buzzingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    Sarah Sandin, center, Washington County Parks and Recreation program coordinator, gives last-minute instructions to 22 students participating in a four-day camp called “Insect Safari,” before the students ventured into Mingo Creek looking under rocks for a variety of creatures.

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  15. Charges against Snyder County bank robbery suspect include kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PennLive.com

    Charges against the man accused of robbing a bank in Snyder County June 13 include kidnaping because police say he forced a teller at gunpoint to go the drive-through area to get money. Gregory Null, 35, of Meadowlands, Washington County, will face a slew of charges when he is returned from Georgia where he was arrested Friday.

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  16. Flash flood warning issued for areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | O-R Online

    The Observer-Reporter is excited to announce new digital offerings, including our new e-Edition apps, available for download in the iTunes & Google Play stores.

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  17. Body found along Monongahela River appears to be suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | O-R Online

    ... whose body was discovered Tuesday along the Monongahela River in a remote location in Carroll Township. Washington County Coroner Tim Warco said an official cause of death of Scott C. See, 47, was pending an autopsy. Carroll police Chief Paul Brand ...

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  18. Body found on the banks of the Mon River in Washington CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WPXI

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  19. David Scrip v. Debbie Dell Seneca Thomas Jess Daniel Clements County of WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | FindLaw

    DAVID SCRIP, Appellant v. DEBBIE O'DELL SENECA, in her individual capacity as President of the Court of Common Pleas of Washington County; THOMAS JESS, in his official and individual capacity as both Director of Probation Services and Deputy Court Administrator of the Court of Common Pleas of Washington County; DANIEL CLEMENTS, in his official and individual capacity as Director of the Washington County Juvenile Probation Office/Chief Probation Officer; COUNTY OF WASHINGTON This case comes to us on appeal from the District Court's grant of Appellees' motion to dismiss Appellant's First Amendment retaliation claim.

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  20. June 21, 2016Wagner pitches strong game as Rebellion defeats Pride.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | O-R Online

    ... Wilkinson, a third-round pick out of Georgia in April's NPF Draft, decided not to play after arriving in Washington County a week ago. That left the Rebellion with only five pitchers. “I don't think we have one No. 1 pitcher. I think we have ...

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