Armstrong County Newswire

Armstrong County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Armstrong County, PA.

Results 1 - 20 of 93 in Armstrong County, PA

  1. 1 person reported dead in western Pennsylvania house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... was reported about 8:45 a.m. Friday. The fire is about 45 miles northeast of Pittsburgh, near Kittanning. Armstrong County emergency officials say the coroner has been called because one person has died, but the cause of the fire and the person's ...

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  2. Man dies in North Buffalo Township house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A man was found dead Friday at a house on Bunker Hill Road in North Buffalo Township in a rural area of Armstrong County. THERE IN NORTH BUFFALO TOWNSHIP.

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  3. Armstrong Co. residents question muddy-colored water in homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | WPXI

    Residents in the Elderton area of Armstrong County contacted Channel 11 News on Tuesday asking for help with a problem involving their water. Neighbors told Channel 11's Brittny McGraw the water coming out of the tap was a dark brown color with debris in it.

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  4. Top 5: Largest Armstrong County employersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Business Journal

    Who are the largest employers in Armstrong County? The Pittsburgh Business Times ranked them in the May 22-28 Weekly Edition by number of employees at Armstrong County locations.

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  5. 1 dead after car accident in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | WPXI

    The accident happened at about 7 p.m. Sunday near Rearick Road's intersection with Louden Road. At least one person was trapped inside a car. State police in Kittanning told Channel 11 they responded to the scene but could not offer any further details Sunday night.

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  6. MDS Energy raising $100M fund - and clues point to whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Business Journal

    An Armstrong County oil and gas exploration company is raising one of the biggest energy funds yet in southwestern Pennsylvania - and it may be a very different kind of venture. Kittanning-based MDS Energy Partners LP has a goal of $100 million, according to the company's filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

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  7. MDS Energy raising $100M fund - and clues point to whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Business Journal

    An Armstrong County oil and gas exploration company is raising one of the biggest energy funds yet in southwestern Pennsylvania - and it may be a very different kind of venture.

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  8. Photos: See who was at Corridors of Opportunity: Route 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Business Journal

    About 200 people attended the Corridors of Opportunity: Route 28 event Wednesday at Laube Hall in Freeport, Armstrong County.

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  9. Armstrong County official: 'People think we're far away and we're not'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Business Journal

    Transportation and perception are big challenges for Armstrong County, a panel of leaders at Corridors of Opportunity: Route 28 agreed.

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  10. Woman stabbed when man threatens to harm self, family in KittanningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | WPXI

    ... cluding a 5-month-old, were home at the time of the incident. Bittenbender was arraigned and placed in the Armstrong County Jail on charges of aggravated assault, terroristic threats, simple assault, harassment and endangering the welfare of a child.

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  11. Woman threatens to beat 91-year-old victim with ax during home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Two women were in the Armstrong County jail Wednesday night, accused of an attack that left a 91-year-old woman in the hospital. Police in Leechburg said Audrey Halvorsen, 33, and Yvonne Shotts planned to break into a house on Pershing Avenue and rob the elderly homeowner.

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  12. Woman charged with burning down own homeRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | Butler Eagle

    ... and second-degree felony counts of arson and a felony charge of criminal mischief. She remains in the Armstrong County Jail on $100,000 bail. The fire call came in at 3:30 p.m. but because of the previous incidents, firefighters had to wait for ...

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  13. PA: Funding Cuts Have Some Questioning Future of Bus Routes in KittanningRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Mass Transit

    ... fourth of the $40,000 match needed for the transit service to receive more than $500,000 in state funding. Armstrong County pays $7,500, and the remainder is split among West Kittanning, Applewold, East Franklin, Manor, Manorville and Ford City. ...

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  14. Morning crash kills driver in Armstrong CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Butler Eagle

    ... kment and then a second one before rolling over, landing on its wheels. Morrow was not wearing a seat belt. Armstrong County Coroner Brian Myers pronounced him dead at 1:30 a.m.

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  15. Man Killed When His Truck Crashes in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | CBS Local

    ... Men's Basketball. The Fan also features live and local programming, 7-days [] RAYBURN TOWNSHIP (KDKA)- An Armstrong County man was killed after his pick-up truck left the road and slide on its side. The Armstrong County Coroner says 56 year old ...

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  16. Governor Wolf Announces $130.7M Investment In Water Infrastructure Projects In 8 CountiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Water Online

    ... after bills for work are paid and receipts are submitted to PENNVEST. PENNVEST Drinking Water Projects Armstrong County Ford City Borough received a $3,196,800 loan to construct a new 720 thousand gallons per day drinking water treatment plant, ...

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  17. Tom Smith mulls run for Rep. Bill Shuster's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ELLERTON >> Tom Smith, the GOP candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2012, is considering a run for the House seat held by Rep. Bill Shuster, R-Hollidaysburg. "I have been approached by several people asking me to do it," said Smith, an Armstrong County businessman.

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  18. Police looking for missing $5,000 diamond ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | WPXI

    Police in Armstrong County are asking for the public's help in finding a missing diamond ring worth $5,000. Police told Channel 11's Jennifer Tomazic a woman was trying on rings at a Salvation Army in North Apollo on Friday night when she took hers off and accidentally left without it.

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  19. Pa. EMS and fire companies receive grant moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | EMS1

    The annual rite of applying for funding through Pennsylvania's Fire Company and Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program has paid off for area departments. The nonprofits, 21 in Westmoreland County, one in Indiana County and five in Armstrong County, are sharing $329,000 in grants.

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  20. House Destroyed by Fire in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | CBS Local

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