Westmoreland County Newswire

Westmoreland County Newswire

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  1. Police, Bomb Squad Called To Murrysville Post OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... (KDKA) - Police and the bomb squad are investigating reports of a suspicious package at a post office in Westmoreland County this evening. According to emergency dispatchers, authorities were first called to the Murrysville Post Office on Priority ...

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  2. Robber jumps on counter, threatens clerk with knife at Westmoreland County gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    State police in Greensburg are searching for the man who held a clerk at knifepoint and robbed a BP gas station. Troopers said the robbery happened around 7 p.m. Saturday at the BP on Clay Pike.

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  3. Raw video: Bomb squad at Murrysville post officeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Video from Sky 4 showed a large police presence in the parking lot of the building just off Route 22 in Murrysville, Westmoreland County.

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  4. Westmoreland Co. Knife-Wielding Robbery Suspect SoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... to police, the incident happened Saturday at the BP gas station on Clay Pike Road in Sewickley Township, Westmoreland County. A man ran into the store around 7:13 p.m. and jumped onto the counter. The suspect brandished a knife and demanded that the ...

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  5. Honored youth counselor charged with stealing from clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    "' A youth counselor honored by a western Pennsylvania county last year is being sought by authorities on charges he stole $26,000 from his clients. Thirty-two-year-old Mandu "Mike" Ikpe , was honored by Westmoreland County juvenile authorities last fall for his work with Alternative Living Solutions.

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  6. Latrobe Man Killed in ATV Crash in Westmoreland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... TOWNSHIP (KDKA)- A man from Latrobe was killed when his ATV flipped over and rolled on top of him in Westmoreland County. Police say 49 year old Michael Winklosky and a friend were riding the quad. When they were towards the top of the hill, the ATV ...

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  7. Man killed, woman hurt when ATV flips in Derry Township woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Michael Winklosky was killed in the crash around 6:30 p.m. Sunday in Derry Township, Westmoreland County. Police say the 49-year-old lost control of the ATV in a wooded area near Route 316 and Chestnut Ridge Road. 1 comment

  8. Parents fight 10-year-old violinist's expulsion for knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Fox News

    ... and her parents. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (http://bit.ly/1NEdgoi ) says the Cunkelman's want a Westmoreland County judge to reverse the expulsion because they her admission to the Blairsville-Saltsburg School District was questioned this week ...

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  9. Dirt track competitors heat up the course at Pittsburgh's Pennsylvania Motor SpeedwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Post-gazette.com

    ... 12 Back to School Bus Races & Kid's Bike Races. http://lernerville.com. Motordrome Speedway in Smithton, Westmoreland County. This half-mile asphalt oval track is the only track in Western Pennsylvania to be certified by NASCAR. Races run mostly on ...

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  10. School stab suspect to be adult by time of juvenile hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Erie Times News

    ... way through the hallways of Franklin Regional High School. Hribal's attorney has been trying to get a Westmoreland County judge to move the case to juvenile court, where Hribal could face incarceration or probation only until he turns 21. A hearing ...

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  11. School Stabbing Suspect To Be An Adult By Time Of Juvenile HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBS Local

    ... way through the hallways of Franklin Regional High School. Hribal's attorney has been trying to get a Westmoreland County judge to move the case to juvenile court, where Hribal could face incarceration or probation only until he turns 21. A hearing ...

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  12. 9 western Pennsylvania newspapers put up for saleRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | New Jersey Herald

    ... Daily News in McKeesport and the Daily Courier in Connellsville. It's also unloading five weeklies in Westmoreland County. They are The Mount Pleasant Journal, The Independent-Observer, The Ligonier Echo, The Times-Sun and The Jeannette Spirit. ... 2 comments

  13. Parents Fight 10-Year-Old Violinist's Expulsion For Having KnifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | CBS Local

    ... Cunkelman, of Blairsville, and her parents. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review says the Cunkelman's want a Westmoreland County judge to reverse the expulsion because they her admission to the Blairsville-Saltsburg School District was questioned this week ...

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  14. Pa. sex offender allegedly molests girl, 10, while watching herRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | PennLive.com

    Daniel T. Rogers, 59, of Greensburg, Pa., a registered sex offender with a criminal track record of sexually abusing young girls in his charge, has allegedly struck again, as police say he sexually abused a 10-year-old-girl whom he was watching. A registered sex offender in Westmoreland County with a criminal track record of sexually abusing young girls in his charge has allegedly struck again.

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  15. Edwardsville bank robber sentencedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... ontact with the victims. He was ordered shipped to state prison, although he has an active detainer from Westmoreland County on other charges, court documents show.

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  16. Residents concerned over cuts to Westmoreland County shared ride serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Post-gazette.com

    Several senior citizens who depend on Westmoreland County Transit Authority's shared ride service said recent cuts to the program hurt. They brought their concerns to an open house hosted by the authority last week at the Transit Authority headquarters on Bell Way in Greensburg..

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  17. Heroin overdoses linked to fentanylRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | O-R Online

    Federal investigators have linked the powerful painkiller fentanyl to the heroin that has been behind a spate of heroin overdoses in the region, the Washington County district attorney said.

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  18. Educational apps shouldn't collect student dataRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... lawmakers, including Democratic Rep. Mike Schlossberg of Lehigh County and Republican Rep. Mike Reese of Westmoreland County. Student-data privacy is a national issue. A bipartisan bill also has been introduced in Congress to preclude the use of ...

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  19. Convicted sex offender charged with sending sexual messages to 8-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A North Carolina man is facing charges in Westmoreland County after state police said he sent sexual messages to an 8-year-old girl over an iPad application. David Bryan Poplin, 29, of Durham, North Carolina, is charged with criminal solicitation to commit rape of a child, unlawful contact with a minor and other charges in connection with the investigation.

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  20. Lynn Lodge joins Roach Howard Smith & Barton as Assistant Vice President of Employee BenefitsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | PR Log

    ... of Employee Benefit Plans and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. She also attended Westmoreland County College in Pennsylvania where she studied Business Administration and Management. About Roach Howard Smith & Barton ( ...

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