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The total snowfall Indiana County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Indiana County, Pennsylvania received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Kittanning police looking to identify man connected to 2023 arson
Kittanning Borough police are looking for a man they say is connected to an arson from 2023.
NJ man arrested in elaborate ‘refund’ scam in Pennsylvania
INDIANA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — A New Jersey man was arrested by Pennsylvania State Police during a ‘refund’ scam of nearly $30,000. Srinivas Rasala, 24, of North Brunswick, NJ, was charged on Feb. 13 with one felony count of criminal attempt theft by unlawful taking or disposition. According to investigators, a 55-year-old Homer City woman […]
Two people facing more than 200 animal cruelty charges after more than 100 animals found living in deplorable conditions
SOUTH BUFFALO TOWNSHIP (KDKA) - Two people are now facing more than 200 animal cruelty and neglect charges after more than 100 animals were found living in deplorable conditions late last year. According to police, Jennie Mae Armstrong and Ricky Baker are now facing felony charges of aggravated cruelty to animals and misdemeanor charges for cruelty to animals and neglect of animals as well as summary charges for neglect of animals. Those charges were brought due to the fact that the two failed to provide necessary sustenance, potable water, access to clean and sanitary shelter, and a lack of veterinary care. RELATED: Dozens...
Pa. medic critically injured in ambulance crash
A western Pennsylvania medic was critically injured early Wednesday when the ambulance she was in crashed, according to the Pittsburgh Public Safety Department. The accident occurred shortly before 4:30 a.m. when the Lower Kiski ambulance from Armstrong County crossed the centerline and struck a guardrail as it was transporting a woman to a hospital.
Man Charged After Wielding Knife In Sheetz
A man is in custody after bringing a knife into a Sheetz and allegedly acting erratically. Butler Township Police were called to the Sheetz on Center Avenue Sunday at 10 am for a man who allegedly wielding a knife. 30-year-old Brian Deweese of Indiana, PA, is also accused of stabbing...
Indiana's Italian Treasures: 3 Restaurants Bringing Italy to the Midwest
In this article, we will be exploring three exceptional Italian restaurants located in Indiana. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments yet? If so, we invite you to share your experiences in the comment section below.
Armstrong County woman celebrates 107th birthday
An Armstrong County woman celebrated her 107th birthday on Monday.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Kittens Today in Avonmore, PA
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around avonmore.
FIVE FIRE COMPANIES CALLED OUT FOR BRUSH FIRE IN ARMSTRONG TOWNSHIP
Multiple fire departments were dispatched for a brush fire in Armstrong Township yesterday. Indiana County 911 reported the brush fire at 2:08 PM on Lacey Lane east of Shelocta. Elderton Fire Department was first called to the scene at that time, but at 2:11 PM, Indiana, Creekside and Iselin Fire Departments were called in to assist, along with tankers from Elderton, Creekside and Coal Run-McIntyre fire departments. Plumville fire department was also called in at 2:36 PM. Marion Center firefighters were called in shortly after that for standby detail.
WHITE TOWNSHIP SEEKING COMMENTS FOR WHITE’S WOODS STEWARDSHIP PLAN
The White Township Stewardship committee is accepting feedback on the proposed stewardship plan for White’s Woods. In late December, the committee finished its mission of researching, fact-finding and updating the plan and put the plan up for review for a 90-day period. The stewardship committee will take a good look at those comments and see if they can be incorporated into the stewardship plan, according to Township Manager Chris Anderson.
10 miles of new trail from Gilpin brings regional network 1 step closer
The newest 10 miles of the Armstrong Trail aren’t officially open yet, but dozens of people got to walk along the stretch Wednesday and see its local centerpiece: the revamped railroad bridge spanning the Kiski River near Freeport. Armstrong Trails Executive Director Chris Ziegler announced Tuesday the completion of...
Indiana County's Own Cindy Rogers: Champion of Local Water Conservation and Environmental Education
Cindy Rogers, a retired special education professional, now volunteers as a Master Watershed Steward with Penn State Extension in Indiana County, Pennsylvania. Since retiring, Rogers has focused on water conservation and has built relationships with local organizations. Her role allows her to connect with others who share her environmental goals.
Woman dies, 10-year-old hurt in Derry Twp. accident
A woman died and a 10-year-old child was injured in a traffic accident Monday afternoon in Derry Township, Westmoreland County. The Westmoreland County Coroner identified the woman as 49-year-old Regina Endress of Indiana County.
Universal pet microchip scanner available for 24/7 public use in Vandergrift
A nonprofit organization is providing a tool to the public that will help people reunite with their lost pets.
A peek behind the scenes of Harlem’s world-famous Amateur Night at The Apollo
In the dressing room beneath Harlem’s world-famous Apollo Theater last night, Zordan Moffatt adjusted a glittery black shirt and Mia Soleil Sanchez stood still while her mom latched her necklace. Nearby, a teen dance troupe primped in the mirror, and C.P. Lacey—known as “The Executioner” for reasons that will become clear later—practiced a tap dance.
Today the gas price is close to $3.69 in Elderton as of 2024-02-19. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.279, a week ago the price is $3.196 , according to AAA.
Local independent pharmacy closing 9 of 11 locations
An independent pharmacy chain is closing nine of its locations in Pennsylvania, including stores in Westmoreland and Indiana County.
Lady Blue Devils ready for Penns Manor in first round of playoffs
The Lady Blue Devils basketball team is ready to hit the road tonight for the first round of the District 6 2A playoffs. They will be facing off against Penns Manor at 7:00. No. 6 Bellwood-Antis ended its regular season with a final record of 14-8, while third-seeded Penns Manor had a final record of 21-3. The Lady Rockets are hosting the game in Clymer.
No. 14 Indiana Women's Basketball Hosts Clark, No. 4 Iowa; Needs Marquee Win
No. 14 Indiana women's basketball (21-4, 12-3) hosts No. 4 Iowa (23-3, 12-2) Thursday at Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall. The Hoosiers' only win against the Hawkeyes in the past six meetings was last season at home. Caitlin Clark is coming off breaking the women's D-I scoring record.