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  1. Big Response to Help Rico, Mercyhurst Police K9Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WICU12 Erie

    ... for financial help to buy a bullet and stab-proof vest for its K9, Rico. In fact, a county detective in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania heard our story, and donated a state-of-the-art K9 vest. The community also responded with hundreds of dollars in ...

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  2. Clarion freshman wrestler Nick Gavazzi, 18, killed in car/coal truck accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Examiner.com

    Nick Gavazzi, a freshman member of the Clarion University wrestling team, was killed when his car collided with a coal truck in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, on Monday, Feb. 23 . He was 18. According to the Clarion wrestling website announcement, Nicholas Gavazzi was a true freshman who was on a medical redshirt because of an injury his senior year at Charleroi High School.

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  3. Lutheran SeniorLife opens center in KittanningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Business Journal

    Lutheran SeniorLife has opened an adult day program in Armstrong County, stretching the Cranberry Township agency's footprint into a fourth southwestern Pennsylvania county. Lutheran SeniorLife teamed with Armstrong County Memorial Hospital to open the center, which is located in an 11,000-square-foot building on the hospital's Kittanning campus, President and CEO David Fenoglietto said.

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  4. No injuries, signs of struggle for two found dead outside homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | O-R Online

    ... Linda Darlene Cook and 64-year-old Kenneth Leroy Steffey outside their home Sunday afternoon in Distant. Armstrong County Coroner Brian Myers says Cook and Steffey had significant medical conditions. He's waiting for toxicology reports before ...

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  5. Wrestling: Charleroi grad dies in car accidentRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Nicholas Gavazzi , 18, a member of the Clarion University Wrestling Team, was tragically killed in a car accident today in Armstrong County. Mr. Gavazzi was a freshman biochemistry major/nanotechnology minor and a member of the wrestling team.

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  6. Clarion University Freshman Killed In Armstrong Co. Coal Truck AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | CBS Local

    ... (KDKA) - A Clarion University student was killed when his car collided with a coal truck this morning in Armstrong County. The crash happened around 8 a.m. on Route 28/66 in the area of Hayes Run Road in Rayburn Township. According to police, ...

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  7. Bodies found under snow in DistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Pittsburgh's Action News 4's Amber Nicotra reports from Armstrong County where the investigation continues to determine why a couple in their 60's were found dead under a pile of snow in Distant, PA. WE'LL TALK ALL ABOUT WHAT THAT MEANS FOR THE MORNING WITH YOUR FULL FORECAST COMING UP.

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  8. 1 dead in crash with coal truck, car on Route 28/66Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A coal truck and a car were involved in a fatal crash Monday morning that closed Route 28/66 in Rayburn Township, Armstrong County. ON OUR FEET BUT IT'S GOING TO TAKE SOME TIME.

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  9. 2 bodies found in rural western Pennsylvania woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WTOV9

    ... scheduled for Monday. The investigation is continuing. Distant is about 60 miles northeast of Pittsburgh in Armstrong County.

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  10. Fatal crash closes Route 28/66 in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A coal truck and a car were involved in a fatal crash Monday morning that has closed Route 28/66 in Rayburn Township, Armstrong County.

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  11. At least one killed in coal truck crash in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WPXI

    Officials said the crash shut down the roadway in both directions in Rayburn Township between Anderson Creek road and Upper Hayes Road.

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  12. One killed in coal truck, vehicle collision in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    One person was killed this morning in Armstrong County in a crash between a car and a coal truck, a county emergency official said. The crash occurred shortly before 8 a.m. on Route 28/66 near Upper Hayes Run Road in Rayburn, the official said.

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  13. Pickup collides with tractor-trailer, driver killedRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Authorities say speed and weather-related road conditions were a factor in a pickup truck's collision with a tractor-trailer that killed the driver of the smaller vehicle in western Pennsylvania. State police in Armstrong County say the pickup was "traveling too fast for conditions" heading downhill on a snow-covered Route 422 in Plumcreek Township at about 6:40 p.m. Saturday.

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  14. Former Wesleyville fire chief dies following crash near KittanningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Erie Times News

    A former chief of the Wesleyville Hose Company died Sunday morning, a day after his pickup truck collided with a tractor trailer in Armstrong County. State police stationed in Kittanning said Michael W. Slupski, 43, was headed west on state Route 422 in Plumcreek Township at 6:40 p.m. Saturday when he lost control of his 2004 Chevy Silverado on a downhill, snow-covered portion of the roadway.

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  15. Frigid Cold Returning To Pittsburgh RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | CBS Local

    ... that killed the 43-yearold driver of the smaller vehicle in western Pennsylvania. State police in Armstrong County say the pickup was "traveling too fast for conditions" when it went out of control heading downhill on a snow-covered Route 422 in ...

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  16. Asides: A meteor near Pittsburgh, eggs in eagle nests and an honor for Swin CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Post-gazette.com

    ... entered the atmosphere and tracked west to east from Butler County to just northeast of Kittanning in Armstrong County. Given its size, it may have left a trail of meteorites as small as grapes or as big as golf balls. Most people missed it, but ...

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  17. FirstEnergy Invested $181M In 2014 In The West Penn Power Service...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | ElectricNet

    ... affected by a tree-related service interruption." Completing a new transmission line and substation in Armstrong County at a cost of about $30 million. The new facilities will support the regional transmission system and help enhance service ...

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  18. Accident involving truck, school bus injures 1 studentRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Lewistown Sentinel

    Authorities say an accident involving a truck and a school bus on a western Pennsylvania road left one student with minor injuries. The Armstrong County department of public safety says the accident happened on route 422 in Plumcreek Township shortly before 3 p.m. Wednesday.

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  19. School bus, coal truck crash in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    State police at the Kittanning barracks have confirmed there was a collision between a school bus and a coal truck in Armstrong County this afternoon. We have not verified that the email belongs to you.

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  20. Accident involving truck, school bus injures 1 studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Philly.com

    Authorities say an accident involving a truck and a school bus on a western Pennsylvania road left one student with minor injuries. The Armstrong County department of public safety says the accident happened on route 422 in Plumcreek Township shortly before 3 p.m. Wednesday.

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