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Mitch Trubisky Emerging In Pittsburgh: NFL World Reacts

Mitch Trubisky is turning into a cat with nine lives as he appears to be emerging as the frontrunner to start the 2022 season for the Pittsburgh Steelers. According to Steelers insider Mark Kaboly, rookie first-round pick Kenny Pickett has been working exclusively with the third-string offense in OTAs and minicamps so far. Kaboly believes that only an injury or a terrible training camp will keep him from starting in Week 1.
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Local parish set to close multiple churches

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Another parish in the Diocese of Pittsburgh is set to close five churches by the end of the year.In a letter to parishioners, Guardians Angels Parish said they can no longer afford to keep all seven churches and 22 parish buildings open.The parish said they're planning on keeping Blessed Sacrament open since it supports St. Joseph High School, but no official decisions have been made yet, per public meeting minutes that were posted online.The parish said they'll be holding a public meeting on July 24 to inform parishioners of their final recommendations before passing them on to Bishop David Zubik, who will make the final call.

Mason Rudolph named 'likeliest candidate' to be Steelers' backup QB over Kenny Pickett

Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin has teased that he will hold a legitimate competition to name the successor to retired quarterback and future Hall of Famer Ben Roethlisberger during training camp and the preseason this summer. However, it's widely assumed that free-agent signing Mitchell Trubisky would have to be downright disastrous during August exhibition games to lose the gig to either first-round draft selection Kenny Pickett or career backup Mason Rudolph.

Beaver Falls Fire Department Burns Down Vacant Building that was Used for Training

(Photos taken and used with permission of David Novak) (Beaver Falls, Pa.) If you saw first responders on the scene a structure fire early Saturday morning along 8th Ave in Beaver Falls for the second time in a week that is because the Beaver Falls Fire Department along with other county firefighters burnt down the building that was used for a training exercise late last week. The building previously housed a barber shop. The City of Beaver Falls owns the property.

Clear Favorite Emerging For Steelers' Starting Quarterback Job

It doesn't look like Kenny Pickett will be the Pittsburgh Steelers starting quarterback to start the 2022-23 season. Pickett worked exclusively with the third-team offense during OTAs and minicamp, per Mark Kaboly of The Athletic. Mitch Trubisky likely worked with the starters during those sessions and has been seen as...

City announces schedule and security detail for opening of the North Side's Sue Murray pool

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- Ahead of its opening on Wednesday, the city is announcing the summer schedule for the Sue Murray pool on the North Side.The pool will be open Monday-Thursday from noon to 4:45 p.m., starting on June 29. It will open on Saturdays from 1-5:45 p.m., starting on July 9, the city said.During hours of operation, the city said the Public Safety Department will have a security detail on duty.Here is the schedule provided by the city.Hours of Operation for Sue Murray Pool – Starting on Wednesday, June 29thMonday through Thursday 12:00 PM – 4:45 PM First hour of...
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Mission of Mercy Pittsburgh seeking volunteers for free clinic

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) - Mission of Mercy Pittsburgh is requesting the public's help for their upcoming health clinic at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. The event is scheduled to take place on August 5 and 6, 2022. The organization is looking for more than 1,000 volunteers to assist with the clinic.

Pittsburgh police searching for missing 11-year-old

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing girl. Police said 11-year-old Kamarah Sanders was last seen at 3 a.m. Monday on Carver Street. Kamarah is 5 feet, 5 inches tall, and weighs approximately 100 pounds. She had on a red tank top,...

Lighting Strikes Building in Beaver Falls, Road Closed in Area Because of Falling Debris

(Photo by Frank Sparks, Beaver County Radio) (Beaver Falls, Pa.) Beaver County Radio News Correspondent Sandy Giordano is reporting this morning that the City of Beaver Falls Fire Department was called out around 10PM last night to the former Angeles Apartment building at the corner of 14th street and 7th Ave. after the building was struck by lightning. The roadway in that area is currently closed due to safety concerns as debris from the chimney of the building fell to the street below. The City of Beaver Falls Public Works Department was also dispatched to the scene to clean up the debris.

Game 76 lineups: Nats vs. Pirates

The Nationals have returned home from a rare five-game American League road trip. They went 3-2 this week, splitting the two-game Battle of the Beltways series in Baltimore and winning a three-game set against the Rangers. After a brutal 3-8 homestand a week ago, the Nats have now won four of their last six games as they welcome the Pirates for three games in D.C.

Weirton skate park to get much-needed TLC

WEIRTON, W.Va. (WTRF) The Weirton Skate Park is going to be getting some much-needed TLC! A Volunteer group is taking on the task of revitalizing it. This will be done in two phases, step one is cleaning everything up, and step two is local artists coming in to paint murals on the sides of the […]

Steelers' Connor Heyward named a 'surprise offseason standout'

The Pittsburgh Steelers generated some smiles throughout the NFL community when they selected Michigan State tight end/fullback Connor Heyward in the sixth round of this year's draft. Connor is the younger brother of current Pittsburgh defensive tackle Cam Heyward, and the hope from fans is that the two will share a roster beyond just the upcoming season.