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One Hurt in Clinton Township Crash

One motorist was taken to a local hospital following a three car crash that occurred late last week in Clinton Township. According to State Police, 25-year-old Joshua Skurka of Saxonburg was traveling west on Saxonburg Boulevard (Route 228) just before 7pm on Friday (July 1st) when he allegedly failed to stop at a red light.
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Police say Clairton man jailed as suspect in 3 area robberies

A Clairton man is being held in the Allegheny County Jail on charges of robbing two area convenience stores and an attempted robbery of a third store late Friday. David Vankavelaar, 29, is charged by county police with robbery, terroristic threats, theft by unlawful taking, simple assault, and recklessly endangering another person in connection to one armed robbery in Pleasant Hills.
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SUV Drives Through Window Of Butler Twp. Business

There was significant damage done to an office building in Butler Township Friday morning after a car drove through a window. It happened at an office complex in the 200 block of South Duffy Road around 11 a.m. Witnesses on the scene said an SUV drove through the window of...

Sewickley area real estate transactions for the week of July 3, 2022

Alderman Holdings 200 Deer Run LLC sold property at 200 Deer Run Road to North Way Christian Community for $4,125,000. Evan Michaelson sold property at 504 Sewickley Heights Drive to Nicole Kopel trste for $235,000. Raymond Pen Canada sold property at 506 Sewickley Heights Drive to Rabeka Tomb for $215,000.

Is former Steelers WR Emmanuel Sanders still playing football?

Emmanuel Sanders had a very productive career following his tenure with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Is the seasoned wide receiver still playing football?. Anytime a player’s NFL career spans more than a decade, we know they are doing something right. In the most popular sport in the United States, there are only a handful of roster spots for each position across the 32 teams in the league.

Third case of monkeypox diagnosed in Allegheny County

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- A third case of monkeypox is confirmed in Allegheny County, the Health Department said in a news release on Friday afternoon.The Health Department said it has started the contact tracing process.All three patients are young men in their 20s and 30s, the Health Department said. All of them are isolating at home and none were admitted to the hospital."The Health Department has been monitoring and working with our state and federal public health agencies since the monkeypox virus started appearing in countries that do not typically experience cases of this illness," ACHD Director Dr. Debra Bogen said....
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Suspect identified and arrested in string of robberies

WEST MIFFLIN, Pa. (KDKA) - A suspect is in custody after two robberies took place within 30 minutes of one another. Allegheny County Police identified 29-year-old David Vankavelaar as the person responsible. On Friday night, county police were alerted to a robbery at the BP gas station and 7-Eleven convenience...

Pittsburgh Weather: Pleasant holiday weekend weather continues

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - It's more comfortable outside and the humidity has dropped from yesterday.WEATHER LINKS: Current Conditions | School Closings & Delays | Submit Your Weather PhotosToday will be another great day for those Fourth of July festivities! Highs in the mid-80s and low dewpoints with lots of sunshine. Fourth of July tomorrow is looking hot and sunny with highs approaching 90°, but the humidity will be tolerable. Fireworks weather around 9 p.m. tonight and tomorrow evening will be hovering around 80°.After the holiday is done, get ready for some hot & very humid weather with a lot of rain chances. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible each day Tuesday through Friday. Some of those storms do have the potential to turn severe Tuesday and Wednesday, but chances are low for now. Highs will be in the mid-80s, but dewpoints will skyrocket into the 70s making for extremely humid and sticky conditions. Relief from the rain and humidity arrives by next weekend.Stay up to date with the KDKA Mobile App – which you can download here!

Steelers could keep an impressive statistical streak going in 2022

The Pittsburgh Steelers are a cut above the rest when it comes to getting after the quarterback. Here’s how they could keep their impressive sack streak going in 2022. There are just some things we know the Pittsburgh Steelers are going to have a hard time with. They are probably never going to be a team loaded with elite cornerbacks or offensive tackles because of their lack of investments in these departments, and they usually aren’t the most creative team offensively. However, one thing we can always count on them to do well is getting after the quarterback.

Brookline Farmers' Market returns with fresh food for weekend barbecues

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Looking for fresh food for your Fourth of July barbecue? You can find it today at the Brookline Farmers' Market taking place at Connon Park on Brookline Boulevard. It begins on Sunday morning at 10 a.m. and will last until 2 p.m. The market takes place each Sunday through October. Each week there will be different unique vendors offering all kinds of food.

Pittsburgh Public Safety prepares for fun, fireworks, and other Independence Day celebrations

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Independence Day is almost here! In about 35 hours, thousands are expected to pack into Point State Park for fun, food, and the annual fireworks show. With the celebration on the horizon, city leaders have laid out how they plan to keep the celebrations safe. It's an event each summer that draws so many to the city and Pittsburgh Public Safety has said that there will also be plenty of blue lights in the city. To ensure it is a safe and family-friendly environment, several branches of law enforcement will be roaming the streets like Pittsburgh Police,...

PennDOT Road Project Maintenance Work to Continue this Week

PennDOT is continuing summer road project maintenance work around Butler County this week. These activities include bridge repair on Interstate 79 in Jackson Township along with pipe replacement, which will be occurring on Benbrook Road in Center Township as well as North Pike Road in Winfield Township. Patching will be...

MLB fans blast latest disastrous strike call from umpire

As the Milwaukee Brewers were mounting a ninth-inning rally against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday, they dealt with one of the most pressing narratives of the MLB season — poor umpiring. With two outs and two on, Milwaukee’s Kolten Wong came up against Pittsburgh’s David Bednar. It appeared as...