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Steelers’ starting quarterback decision may already be made

It would be shocking at this point if Kenny Pickett beat out Mitch Trubisky for the Pittsburgh Steelers’ starting quarterback job in Week 1. During an ESPN NFL Nation roundtable, it has become abundantly clear that Kenny Pickett is not beating out Mitch Trubisky for the Pittsburgh Steelers‘ starting quarterback job in Week 1.
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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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Swindell Bridge on Pittsburgh's North Side closed after falling debris

Falling debris prompted Pittsburgh officials on Friday to shut down the Swindell Bridge on the city’s North Side. The bridge, which connects Northview Heights to Perry South over I-279, was undergoing maintenance work for the past week, including milling and some resurfacing. City officials said they were notified of...
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Penguins to Make Five Selections in the 2022 NHL Draft

The Pittsburgh Penguins will have five selections in this year's NHL Draft, held from July 7-8 in Montreal, Quebec. The Penguins will make selections in the first (21st overall), fourth (118th overall), fifth (150th overall), sixth (182nd overall) and seventh (214th overall) rounds. Round 1 of the draft will begin...
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Game Thread #79: Milwaukee Brewers (44-34) vs Pittsburgh Pirates (31-45)

The Brewers hope to take game two of the series against the Pirates Friday, with Corbin Burnes on the mound facing Roansy Contreras. Wong is playing second with Urias starting at third. Yelich leads off and plays left field while McCutchen gets the start in right. Counsell also has chosen Hiura to DH, with Tellez starting at first and batting third.
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Steelers 2022 training camp schedule: Everything you need to know

The Pittsburgh Steelers will host their 2022 training camp at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe. Here’s everything you need to know. It’s almost that time already! For the first time in three years, the Pittsburgh Steelers will resume a tradition that started all the way back in 1967 by hosting their training camp at Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania for the 55th time.
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Staff & Graph Podcast: An Avalanche of Trophies

On this episode, Mike Stephens and Jesse Marshall dive into the contract negotiations between Pittsburgh, Malkin, and Letang. They then dive into Detroit, Vegas, and Chicago hiring new coaches, analyze the Kevin Fiala trade, discuss the Jesse Puljujarvi situation, and discuss everything else to do with the Edmonton Oilers. Finally,...
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Steelers QB Mitch Trubisky named 'overvalued player' for 2022 NFL season

At this point, it's not even a poorly kept secret that free-agent signing Mitchell Trubisky is widely viewed as a heavy favorite to be named starting quarterback of the Pittsburgh Steelers this summer over career backup Mason Rudolph and first-round draft selection Kenny Pickett. Truth be told, Pickett will probably be third on the depth chart if Rudolph remains with Pittsburgh into early September.
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Penguins Must Bargain Hunt on Defense This Summer

The Pittsburgh Penguins are still without a top defenseman. With free agency now less than two weeks away, the Penguins need to dig deep to either re-sign Kris Letang or find a replacement. The Penguins have a reputation for rehabilitating defensemen like Matt Niskanen, Justin Schultz, Trevor Daley, and most...
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Black Forge coffee in Allentown reopening under new ownership

After announcing in May that its Allentown coffee shop was closing after nearly seven years in operation, Black Forge will be reopening this month thanks to new ownership. Kelly Braden owns and operates the eccentric gift shop The Weeping Glass just down the street in Pittsburgh’s Allentown neighborhood. She officially took over ownership of Black Forge Allentown Friday. She said she expects the coffee shop to reopen to mid July.
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Homicide victim's mother tells Mt. Pleasant man: 'No more drugs'

Cathy Clawson had a simple message for the man who pleaded guilty Friday to causing her daughter’s death in 2020. “Just come out a better man. No more drugs,” Clawson told Robert Seth Barnhart after he was sentenced to serve 3-6 years in prison for his role in the crash that killed his longtime girlfriend, 44-year-old Susan Clawson of Uniontown.
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Ferrante loses appeal in 2013 poisoning death of his wife

A former University of Pittsburgh neuroresearcher convicted of poisoning his wife with cyanide lost his appeal in Allegheny County Common Pleas Court on Thursday. Robert Ferrante, 73, who is serving a sentence of life in prison without parole at the State Correctional Institution at Houtzdale, was found guilty of first-degree murder for killing his wife, Dr. Autumn Klein, in April 2013.
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Lower Burrell fire department looks to upgrade command center after last week's microburst

Lower Burrell Volunteer Fire Company No. 3 is exploring upgrading its command center after responding to 120 calls in 3.5 hours during the June 22 microburst. Councilwoman Brandy Grieff, who heads up the city’s Public Safety Department, is meeting with the city’s firefighters, police and public works department to review the city’s response to the storm and suggest future improvements.
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Pittsburgh Pirates duo match pair of MLB legends

The Pittsburgh Pirates offense has seen a pair of impressive performances in recent days. First, Bryan Reynolds belted three homers against the Nationals on Wednesday, leading Pittsburgh to a 8-7 victory. Not to be outdone, Michael Perez hit three homers of his own on Thursday as the Pirates earned another 8-7 victory, this time over the Brewers.
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