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  1. In Years PastRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... Thomas Toth, 16, son of Dr. and Mrs. J.B. Toth of Olean, died in the collision of the auto and a Buffalo-to-Washington Pennsylvania Railroad train. Randall Kehr, 18-year-old son of Dr. and Mrs. Fred Kehr, also of Olean, was reported in critical ...

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  2. U.S. mulls putting N. Korea on terrorism sponsor listRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | O-R Online

    HONOLULU – President Barack Obama said the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism as Washington decides how to respond to what he called an “act of cybervandalism,” not one of war, against a movie company.

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  3. Effort to include slain Washington police officer on memorial wall in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Washington police Chief Chris Luppino, left, signs documents to have Officer Richard A. Thomas' name added to a national memorial.

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  4. Bergman wins unanimous decisionRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Washington heavyweight Jason Bergman won a unanimous decision over veteran Robert Hawkins late Saturday night at Wheeling Island Resort and Casino in his first fight since losing the NABA U.S. Heavyweight championship in July.

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  5. Two face charges in Independence vandalismRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | O-R Online

    Jason Ritter, 18, of 81 W. Main St., West Middletown, and Zachary Thompson, 19, of 2269 Jefferson Ave., Washington are accused of doing at least $5,000 in damage to vehicles, signs, buildings and bridges in the township after investigators received a tip about their alleged involvement, McDonald police said.

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  6. Canton man arrested after state police find heroin following brief chaseRead the original story

    Saturday | O-R Online

    A Canton Township man was arrested after leading state police on a brief chase with speeds about 100 mph on Jefferson Avenue in Washington late Friday night.

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  7. Penn State repeats as womena s volleyball championRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... ing game. Hamson's service error at 24-all gave Penn State a set point, and a double block by Hancock and Haleigh Washington put set in the Nittany Lions' column.

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  8. Brian O'Neill: Ex-felon pushes past failure and earns forgivenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    ... income to the federal court clerk. That's distributed "proportionally to those I hurt,'' he said. He now lives in Washington, Pa. I sought him out because I'd heard something called "Failure: Lab" is coming to Pittsburgh and he's the local ...

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  9. Hope and healingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    ... Gabriella McKenzie, 7, poses with her mom, Maria Moyer, and her diabetic alert dog, Charlie, in the family's Washington home. Katie Roupe/Observer-Reporter Crystal Bender, a June graduate of Trinity High School, is pouring her energy into her work ...

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  10. Top 10 stories in Washington County in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | O-R Online

    From left, Malik Thomas, Douglas Cochran Jr. and Anthian Goehring, three of the four men accused in the shooting death of 10-year-old Ta'Niyah Thomas inside her family's West Chestnut Street apartment, exit the Washington County Courthouse under heavy guard after being ordered to stand trial following a preliminary hearing.

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  11. Man dies in apartment fire; cause of blaze soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Philly.com

    The Washington County coroner's office said 66-year-old James Springer was pronounced dead about an hour after the blaze was reported at his residence in Washington, Pennsylvania. Police officer Michael Cain told The Observer-Reporter that smoke was so thick on the fifth floor that emergency workers couldn't see more than a foot.

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  12. Coroner identifies man killed in Washington apartment fireRead the original story

    Saturday | O-R Online

    The man killed in Friday night's fire at a Washington high-rise apartment has been identified as 66-year-old James W. Springer.

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  13. Washington police dog gets protective vestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | O-R Online

    Washington police Officer Matthew Karlowsky and police K-9 Golem are shown with Eric and Jennifer Beiswenger and their daughter, Bella.

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  14. Cortazzo, Bellhy spark W&J comebackRead the original story

    Friday | O-R Online

    Taylor Cortazzo's fourth three-point field goal of the game, with 41 seconds remaining, gave Washington & Jefferson the lead and the Presidents went on to an 81-80 non-conference victory over Ohio Wesleyan in a women's basketball game Friday afternoon at Henry Memorial Center.

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  15. One dead in Washington apartment fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | O-R Online

    A fifth floor fire at the Washington Arbors at 154 North College St. in Washington caused multiple injuries Friday.

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  16. Motorists urged to drive carefully in I-70 construction zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | O-R Online

    ... Faieta said they have talked with state police Lt. Douglas Bartoe, patrol section supervisor at Troop B in Washington, about crashes that have been occurring in the construction zone. “Right now, we don't know if there are any more crashes ...

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  17. Marcellus Shale group dismisses new study as a misinformationaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | O-R Online

    Employment soared in Washington and Greene counties as a result of Marcellus Shale development, but the region also saw an increase in crime, traffic fatalities and sexually transmitted diseases, according to a new study that is being dismissed as "misinformation" by an industry group.

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  18. Donald W. Seus, 93, Worked For The Village Of IrvingtonRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | The Greenburgh Daily Voice

    ... survived by his wife, Netta; and children, Thomas (Sheila) in Oreland, Pa., and Audrey Gillespie (Bryan) in Fort Washington, Pa. Memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 22 at the Irvington Presbyterian Church, 25 North Broadway, ...

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  19. Pair taken into custody during Washington drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | O-R Online

    A Washington man and woman were arrested Wednesday night in a drug raid at her residence that netted 15 grams of suspected crack, a loaded AR-15 magazine and $2,563.

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  20. State police confirm West Beth shootings were murder-suicideRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | O-R Online

    ... Township determined they were murder-suicide. Trooper Matthew Jardine, public information officer with the Washington barracks, confirmed that Julie A. Bottles, 47, was shot twice in the bedroom the couple shared at 172 Patterson Run Road. Curtis E. ...

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