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MAN CITED AFTER ALLEGED DUII WRECK

A Roseburg man was cited after an alleged DUII wreck by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office early Friday. A DCSO report said at about 12:40 a.m. a deputy responded to a sedan off the road near OC Brown Park on Buckhorn Road in the Dixonville area. The driver was allegedly found to be intoxicated. He provided a blood alcohol content level of .18, which is over two times the legal level of intoxication. The man’s vehicle was towed. He was cited for DUII and for driving while suspended and was released.
ROSEBURG, OR
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What’s in store for this year’s Thunder in the Valley 2022

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (WTAJ) — If you’re a biker, a motorcycle enthusiast, or love live music and great food – Thunder in the Valley is for you! The event runs Friday, June 24 through Sunday, June 26 in downtown Johnstown. People coming out to enjoy the fun can expect to see an entire line up of […]
JOHNSTOWN, PA
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SWISSVALE’S JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION

SWISSVALE BOROUGH COUNCIL MEMBERS—Angela Stribling, Weldianne Scales, Shawn Alfonso Wells. They were instrumental in bringing Juneteenth to Swissvale, a day-long celebration held at Memorial Field, Saturday, June 18. (Photos by Rob Taylor Jr.) TAMMIE MOORE, LADYY LANELL. GRACE WALKER, 18, WITH MOTHER, FAWN WALKER-MONTGOMERY. NADINE SPENCER, ROBIN WILSON, CLEMENT...
SWISSVALE, PA

Firecracker 100 Results: June 24, 2022 (Lernerville Speedway)

Lucas Oil Late Model results from Friday at Lernverville Speedway. Tonight, it’s night two of the famed Firecracker 100 in Sarver, Pennsylvania. The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series unloads yet again on the 4/10-mile dirt track of Lernerville Speedway. View 2022 Firecracker 100 results below. Firecracker Menu. June...
SARVER, PA
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Franklin Regional grad Michael Krauza joins New York Mets organization

The New York Mets now own the contract of pitcher Michael Krauza, and, if all goes according to his plan, he will be climbing the minor-league ranks. This could be the big break the hard-throwing right-hander has been looking for. Krauza, a Franklin Regional graduate, will leave the Cleburne (Texas)...
BROOKLYN, NY
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In lieu of county action, 35 communities outside Pittsburgh are now closer to passing climate plans

A new report provides a road map and emissions data for Pittsburgh suburbs that want to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. In 2017 the city of Pittsburgh released its third comprehensive plan to reduce its climate emissions. But it’s often difficult for many smaller communities to produce their own plans, according to the Congress of Neighboring Communities in Allegheny County. So only a couple of the 130 municipalities in the county have since followed suit.
PITTSBURGH, PA

PA State Police standoff in Poconos ends with one dead

A standoff with a suicidal man in Jackson Township ended tragically when officers were forced to take action on Thursday night, Pennsylvania State Police reported. On Friday morning, PSP stated that their Fern Ridge station received a 911 call from Isabella Carroll of Jackson Township around 8:04 p.m. on June 23, stating that her husband, Keith Carroll, was depressed, had locked himself in a bedroom, and was threatening to kill himself and shoot at police.
JACKSON TOWNSHIP, PA
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$332,000 Olmsted Commons park planned for Vandergrift’s historic district

Vandergrift is working with the Westmoreland County Land Bank on plans for Olmsted Commons, a $332,000 half-acre park in the borough’s historic district. The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources awarded $151,000 for the project. The borough will provide in-kind services to match the grant award. The site...
VANDERGRIFT, PA
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Man reunites with pet cat after multi-car crash separates them

WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. — A man was released from the hospital and reunited with his pet cat after being involved in a multi-vehicle crash along Route 22 in Export. On May 18, first responders extracted Christopher Bell from his vehicle, and Life Flighted him to a nearby hospital where he underwent several emergency surgeries. The crash occurred when a car that was speeding swerved and smashed into Bell's car police said.
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Search for new Tarentum manager moving along quickly

The search for a new Tarentum manager is moving at a good clip, according to borough leaders. “We’ve already started to get applicants, and they’re quality people,” council President Scott Dadowski said. “I can’t share too much, but my fingers are crossed that things will be happening...
TARENTUM, PA
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Freeport Area School Board passes tax increase after close vote

In a 5-4 vote, the Freeport Area School Board narrowly passed its 2022-23 budget calling for a real estate tax increase of 6.7% for Butler County residents and a 1.68% increase for Armstrong County residents. Three of the four board members who voted against the budget said they didn’t want...
BUTLER COUNTY, PA
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Skeletal remains found in Penn Hills identified

PENN HILLS, Pa. — The Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office has identified skeletal remains that were found in Penn Hills last year. The remains were identified as those of Stacey Childs, 56. The remains were found along Brushton Avenue in October. The cause and manner of Childs' death have...
PENN HILLS, PA
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WHITE TOWNSHIP MAN TO SERVE IN STATE PRISON FOR DOMESTIC-RELATED SHOOTING

A White Township man was sentenced to serve time in state prison for charges related to shooting at his child’s mother in 2020. District Attorney Bob Manzi announced in a news release that 34-year-old Todd Jakosh will serve four to eight years in state prison after shooting at his child’s mother after he was served a final protection from abuse order in July 2020. At that time, Jakosh assaulted the mother after the two were in a verbal argument, causing both injuries to her and damage to her property. The mother filed a PFA after the incident and Jakosh was ordered to not have any contact with her.
WHITE TOWNSHIP, PA
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Police: Gunshot fired on Pittsburgh Regional Transit bus

PITCAIRN, Pa. — A man fired a gunshot through the drivers' side window of a Pittsburgh Regional Transit bus in Pitcairn after boarding with another man Tuesday night, according to police. Watch the report in the video player above. The bus was heading inbound at Broadway Boulevard and Wall...
PITCAIRN, PA

Drivers line up for $2.38 a gallon gas in Lower Burrell

LOWER BURRELL, Pa. (KDKA) — Cars lined up to get gas at a BP in Lower Burrell where the price was set at $2.38 a gallon for two hours Wednesday. The deal, spearheaded by the conservative group Americans for Prosperity, was good from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. or until the 1,500-gallon limit was hit. Drivers got numbered slips of paper, and by noon, all 150 bands had been given out and no more cars were allowed into the line. So many people had shown up, the deal started early. It was part of a political stunt to set the price back...
LOWER BURRELL, PA
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