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A Belle Vernon man accused of sexually assaulting a girl over a six-year period was arrested Monday by North Strabane police.
9 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
On a tour of a Washington County Middle School, Democrat Tom Wolf reaffirmed his criticisms of the education funding polices of Gov. Tom Corbett. Their differing interpretations of the fiscal record have been a staple of the campaign, one renewed in a series of dueling commercials over the past week.
Robin West, right, congratulates one of her students, Ken Yablonski, after his painting sold at the 21st annual Art in the Garden show outside the LeMoyne House in Washington.
Pittsburgh transplant surgeons say they support a possible revamping of the liver distribution policy aimed at getting more organs to the sickest patients - and cutting waiting-list deaths - across the country. The controversial suggestion would require greater sharing of organs across larger blocks of the country, eliminate local preference in liver distribution and, critics say, unfairly funnel organs out of some areas very effective at procuring them.
'A message to the Allies of America': British aid worker forced to condemn UK government for backing U.S. foreign policy before beheading by Jihadi John who threatens to kill another Briton next Family's outrage at cops who violently arrested a father of two for 'appearing intoxicated while taking care of his kids'... but actually has a TERMINAL ILLNESS that makes him look that way Radio bosses behind hoax call where DJs posed as Queen concerned over pregnant Kate Middleton's health donate $470,000 to family of nurse who took own life - but defend DJs responsible 'I was abused by my care workers': Hollywood actress Samantha Morton reveals she was the victim of sexual abuse when she was 13 - and claims the police ignored it Investment firm criticizes failing Olive Garden restaurants for serving bland pasta and begs the chefs to start salting the water 'We have a lot of love for him': ... (more)
Though he doesn't like to dwell on it, Charles is fully aware of the fact that he could die within the sterile walls of the Somerset prison where he is confined. The 67-year-old spent the last four years at SCI-Laurel Highlands because of failing health.
Skin conditions and upper respiratory problems were more than twice as common among Washington County residents living closest to natural gas wells, according to a Yale University study released this week .
PennDOT District 12 will be starting the Diverging Diamond Interchange project in South Strabane Twp. As this project gets ready to start, we would like to remind motorists to protect themselves and our workers by obeying posted speed limits on every road, all the time.
The second annual Washington County Community Foundation's “Day of Giving” nearly doubled last year's donations by raising more than $534,000 during its 12-hour online fundraising drive Wednesday.
Authorities in Pennsylvania say an elderly man cutting grass on his property was killed when his vehicle apparently overturned on top of him. Officials in Washington County said 80-year-old John Marchando Jr. of Centerville was operating a tractor with a brush hog mower attached to cut grass on his property along Route 481.
Fracking opponents protest before the Tom Corbett inauguration to become the 46th governor of Pennsylvania at the state capitol in Harrisburg, Pa., Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011. People living close to natural gas wells in southwestern Pennsylvania are more than twice as likely to report respiratory illnesses and skin problems than those living farther away, according to a new study from Yale University.
Bags of marijuana packaged for distribution are among items seized Wednesday at 493 Mt.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 01:06 pm
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