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  1. Police: Drunken family member was watching child found walking alone for hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WPXI

    Police in Armstrong County said a 9-year-old girl was found in Parks Township over the weekend after she had been walking alone for hours.

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  2. Spring man possessed, distributed child pornography, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | WFMZ

    ... eland, Montgomery County; Kevin Donnell, 49, of Polk, Venango County; and Joshua Cramer, 25, of Ford Cliff, Armstrong County.

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  3. Missing jet skier found dead; life vest came offRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... after he fell off a jet ski on a western Pennsylvania river over the weekend has been found. Authorities in Armstrong County said Wednesday that the body of the 40-year-old Penn Hills man was found near a marina more than a mile downstream from ...

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  4. Coroner: Suspected Body Of Armstrong Co. Missing Jet Skier FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | CBS Local

    The Armstrong County coroner confirmed a body was found in the river Wednesday and it is believed to be the man crews have been looking for since Sunday.

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  5. Coroner called to body found in Allegheny RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | WPXI

    ... Joe Holden has confirmed that the coroner has been called to the Allegheny River for the report of a body. Armstrong County Sheriff Bill Rupert confirmed a body was found near Schenley on the Gilpin Township side of the river. Thomas Duane Uzmack, ...

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  6. Highmark extends contract at Armstrong County Memorial HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Post-gazette.com

    Highmark Inc. and Armstrong County Memorial Hospital in Kittanning today announced that they had reached a multiyear contract extension that will continue to give Highmark members in-network access to the hospital.

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  7. Man falls off jet ski in Allegheny RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Authorities said the 40-year-old Penn Hills man was circling a pontoon near Murphy Island when he and a young boy riding with him fell off the jet ski in South Buffalo Township, Armstrong County.

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  8. Jet skier missing in western Pa. riverRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... a man missing since he fell off a jet ski on a western Pennsylvania river over the weekend. Authorities in Armstrong County said the 40-year-old Penn Hills man was circling a pontoon in the Allegheny River near Murphy Island when he and a young boy ...

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  9. Jet skier goes missing on Allegheny RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A jet skier went missing Sunday on the Allegheny River in South Buffalo Township, Armstrong County, and has not been found.

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  10. Search for missing jet skier on Allegheny RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    A child was rescued, but there has been no sign of the man with whom he was riding a jet ski in South Buffalo Township, Armstrong County.

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  11. Emergency Crews Searching For Missing Jet SkierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | CBS Local

    Emergency crews are expected to resume their search for a man who went missing after a jet ski overturned on the Allegheny River in Armstrong County.

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  12. FirstEnergy Energizes New Transmission Line And Substation In West...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | ElectricNet

    FirstEnergy Corp. has completed a new transmission line and substation in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, to help enhance service reliability for West Penn Power customers in Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler and Westmoreland counties.

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  13. Many teens don't wear seat beltsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Toledo Blade

    ... they feel like they are more invincible than girls," said Jarod Baker, 16, of Leechburg Area High School in Armstrong County, who currently has his permit. Marshall Bruce, a 19-year-old rising sophomore at Robert Morris University who lives in ...

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  14. More than 200k remain without power in Pa. after strong storms, tornado race across stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | PennLive.com

    About 228,000 homes and businesses across Pennsylvania remain without power after severe thunderstorms raced across the state .

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  15. Strong storms knock out power in PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | New Jersey Herald

    About 350,000 homes and businesses across Pennsylvania are without power after severe thunderstorms raced across the state, causing minor damage.

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  16. FirstEnergy Energizes New Transmission Line And Substation In West...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Power Online

    FirstEnergy Corp. has completed a new transmission line and substation in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, to help enhance service reliability for West Penn Power customers in Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler and Westmoreland counties.

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  17. FirstEnergy energizes transmission line, substation in West Penn Power areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Utility Products

    FirstEnergy Corp. has completed a new transmission line and substation in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania, to help enhance service reliability for West Penn Power customers in Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler and Westmoreland counties.

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  18. $100,000 Millionaire Raffle Ticket sold in York CountyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | WPMT-TV York

    ... were sold at Sheetz convenience stores. Two of those stores are in Allegheny County; the other is in Armstrong County. The fourth winning ticket was sold at a Uni-Mart in Jefferson County. The $100,000 second prize ticket in York County was sold at ...

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  19. Spotlight on catfish / Increase the odds of catching big flatheads by intentionally targeting themRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 5 | Post-gazette.com

    ... heads. "It's amazing what's in these rivers," said Wholey, while night fishing recently on the Allegheny in Armstrong County. "Some of these fish are giant." Flatheads topping 40 inches are not uncommon in Pennsylvania. The state record is 48 ...

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  20. In Brief: Convicted killer claims innocenceRead the original story

    Friday Jul 4 | Erie Times News

    ... of a second-floor window after fire tore through their western Pennsylvania home. Emergency dispatchers in Armstrong County said the blaze along Route 1042 in Cowanshannock Township was reported shortly after 3:30 a.m. Friday. The name of the woman ...

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