Armstrong County Newswire

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  1. Pittsburgh-area bank deal closingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... and 240 employees. NexTier is Butler County's fourth largest bank while Farmers & Merchants is No. 1 in Armstrong County with 34 percent market share. Patty Tascarella covers accounting, banking, finance, legal, marketing and advertising and ...

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  2. Fish and Boat Commission to stock troutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pocono Record

    ... will get rainbow trout, with the truck at the lake's dam breast parking lot at 10 a.m. Buffalo Creek in Armstrong County and Blue Spruce Lake in Indiana County will get rainbows, with the stocking truck meeting at 11 a.m. at Nolo on Route 422. ...

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  3. 'Ghost riders' draw scrutiny for other transit systemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | The Times Leader

    ... the Kittanning-based agency's 56 percent fall off to the area's sluggish economy. "Do your homework about Armstrong County," Baker said. "The last of the real employment left the area in the last four years." Pennsylvania is not the only state where ...

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  4. Man gets 3 to 6 years in beating death outside barRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Pocono Record

    A western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to three to six years in a beating death of a man outside a bar on St. Patrick's Day last year. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that 28-year-old Dennis Rosenberger tearfully apologized Tuesday in Armstrong County Court.

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  5. Regional RoundupRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Erie Times News

    ... houses, and rearing, "grow out" and overwintering pens. The Game Commission's other game farms -- in Armstrong County and two in Lycoming County -- will also be open to the public Sept. 28. Selected game lands in other parts of the state also will ...

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  6. Chase suspect critical after being shot by policeRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | O-R Online

    ... four officers, at least some of whom were from separate departments just across the Kiskiminetas River in Armstrong County. Investigators contend Jesse fired at the officers from close range, before at least three of them returned fire. “He ...

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  7. Fire destroys Dayton Packing PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    State police are investigating an early-morning fire that destroyed a meat processing plant and everything inside it in Wayne Township, Armstrong County. DANGEROUSLY CLOSE TO THE OWNER'S HOME.

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  8. Fire destroys Armstrong County meat processing plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Investigators are looking into an early morning fire that destroyed an Armstrong County meat processing plant and everything inside. Flames ripped through the Dayton Packing Plant on Slaughterhouse Road in Wayne Township just before 2 a.m. The young couple who own the business escaped the fire, but are now forced to rebuild.

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  9. Ready, aim, vote...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Philly.com

    ... of automatic weapons, allow me to explain. There's a fundraiser next week for state Rep. Jeff Pyle, R-Armstrong County, that's a "field shoot." It's at the North Buffalo Sportsman's Club in Kittanning, about 45 miles northeast of Pittsburgh. It ...

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  10. Fire Rips Through Armstrong County Meat Packing CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | CBS Local

    The fire started around 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday at Dayton Packing on Slaughterhouse Road in Wayne Township, just outside of Dayton. Multiple fire departments, including some from Indiana County, were called to the scene. Crews needed to use tanker trucks to haul in water from a nearby pond in Dayton.

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  11. Local Dispatch: Volunteer gene boosts rewards of retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... at the Ford City Public Library for almost 40 years. There is just something about a library I do miss my Armstrong County friends. But they are just a phone call or short drive away up Route 28. I made the right decision - Pittsburgh is where I ...

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  12. PowerSource Voice: New tax would add to challenges of gas industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Post-gazette.com

    Armstrong County farmer Randy Walker worries about the effect of a natural gas severance tax on his royalties and the job market. "A tax at the wellhead taxes my share and the company's share," says Mr. Walker.

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  13. Operation Football: Kittanning vs Apollo-RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    COUNTY BY COUNTY. NEXT STOP ARMSTRONG COUNTY. UNBEATEN IN THE AA RANKS, WE HAVE A POWER WIZ.

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  14. Operation Football: Kittanning vs Apollo-RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    COUNTY BY COUNTY. NEXT STOP ARMSTRONG COUNTY. UNBEATEN IN THE AA RANKS, WE HAVE A POWER WIZ.

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  15. Aggressive fundraising key to boosting Armstrong United Way [The Leader Times, Kittanning, Pa. :: ]Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Sept. 04--United Way of Armstrong County has started a fundraising campaign to rebuild the agency that has been struggling the last few years.

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  16. School bus involved in crash in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | WPXI

    ... reports, the accident happened on State Route 156 near the intersection of Gobblers Run Road in Shelocta. Armstrong County 911 dispatchers said one person was taken to Indiana Hospital as a precaution. Officials said one student was on the bus at ...

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  17. 40 drivers cited for DUI over holiday weekendRead the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | Butler Eagle

    The roving checkpoints were in southern Butler County between Friday night and Saturday morning and in Armstrong County from Sunday night to Monday morning.

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  18. Second teenager goes missing from Armstrong Co. youth homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2014 | WPXI

    State police are searching for a teenager who went missing from an Armstrong County youth home Saturday afternoon.

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  19. Varsity Xtra: Merge point -- It's 'last ride' for Kittanning and Ford CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... beginning of the end for Kittanning and Ford City. The two schools located about 5 miles from each other in Armstrong County, will close after this school year and merge to form Armstrong High School. The new high school is being built at a location ...

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  20. Invisible Fence Brand announces 31 Armstrong County Fire...Read the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... of oxygen to pets of all sizes that are suffering from smoke inhalation. First Responders of 31 local Armstrong County Fire Departments are now best-equipped to save pets lives during a fire thanks to two local Invisible Fence Brand dealers. This ...

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