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

    Sunday Apr 12 | 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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  2. Pa. EMS and fire companies receive grant moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | 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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  3. House Destroyed by Fire in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | CBS Local

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  4. Man killed after running upstairs during fire in Pa. homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | PennLive.com

    Officials in Armstrong County say the blaze was reported in the residence in Applewold at about 6:41 p.m. Saturday. Chief Mark Feeney of the East Franklin volunteer fire department said a woman and three children managed to escape, but the man went up to the second floor.

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  5. Converting rails to trails takes army of volunteersRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Post-gazette.com

    And Jim Mayuric of Armstrong County, a 60-year-old avid biker and hiker, is the embodiment of a rail-trail volunteer. Mr. Mayuric said selfishness and a promise prompted him in 2011 to become a volunteer for the Armstrong Trail segment of the Erie to Pittsburgh Trail.

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  6. BC-PA--Daybook, PARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Erie Times News

    ... KITTANNING HOSPITAL-NURSES UNION STRIKE "' About 125 licensed practical nurses and technicians employed by Armstrong County Memorial Hospital in Kittanning, or ACMH Hospital, and represented by the Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied ...

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  7. Soldier killed in 204 in Iraq to receive Hall's military awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Purple Heart and Army Commendation Medal, and this year, Henry becomes the fifth person inducted into the Armstrong County Sports Hall of Fame under the hall's Special Military Award. "It's bittersweet. It's so nice that people are remembering him, ...

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  8. Veteran designation on Pennsylvania driver's licenses loosely auditedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Times Leader

    ... ly March and headed to the House, where it awaits action in the Transportation Committee. Rep. Jeff Pyle, R-Armstrong County, was prime sponsor of the bill that established the designation. He's on board with Baker's proposal.

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  9. Bail reduction denied for 17-year-old charged in homicideRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    A western Pennsylvania judge has declined to reduce the bail of a teenager charged in a shooting death that authorities said occurred during a marijuana robbery. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports that prosecutors argued in Armstrong County on Wednesday that the 17-year-old defendant posed a flight risk and a threat to the victim's family and others.

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  10. Teacher cleared in sexual assault caseRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Butler Eagle

    ... was turned over to state police once it was determined the possible location was in South Buffalo Township, Armstrong County.

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  11. A cautionary tale for shaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Post-gazette.com

    ... in 1957 in two separate plants in Apollo and Parks Township, located along the Kiskiminetas River in Armstrong County. The opening of NUMEC was considered a financial boon for the modest community. My uncle got a job there and my mom remembers "the ...

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  12. Ice, rain, runoff causing minor flooding in Western Pa.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | O-R Online

    The most serious situation appears to be in Armstrong and Clarion counties, where the Allegheny River was under a flood warning for Monday morning.

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  13. 5 things to know for Monday in PennsylvaniaRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Washington Times

    A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Monday. The James L. Knight and William Penn foundations are putting money toward five Philadelphia projects as part of an initiative led by the city's Fairmount Park Conservancy to activate public spaces.

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  14. Pa. 16 bridge in Cove Gap to be replacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... The $1,022,684 contract was awarded on November 17, 2014, to R.L. Johnson Construction Corp. of Kittanning, Armstrong County, and includes removal of the existing bridge and replacement with a single-span, composite pre-stressed concrete spread box ...

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  15. Gas producer expanding into eastern Pennsylvania marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Business Journal

    Armstrong County-based Snyder Brothers Inc. is expanding the market reach for its natural gas.

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  16. Police: Teen's target practice causes power outage for thousands in Westmoreland CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    Power has been restored to approximately 8,500 customers in Westmoreland County after an outage that affected Grapeville, Fort Allen and the surrounding Hempfield Township area, as well as traffic lights on Route 30. ARMSTRONG COUNTY. THIS ACCIDENT HAPPENED ON AN ICE COVERED ROADWAY JUST BEFORE 1:00 THIS MORNING.

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  17. Driver killed in crash on Alternate Route 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

    The Armstrong County coroner said Cody Brown, 23, of Kittanning, was driving a pickup truck that crashed and rolled over in Parks Township early Tuesday morning. VOICE THEIR CONCERN OVER THIS PLAN.

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  18. Man, 23, killed in Armstrong County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    County coroner Brian K. Myers said Cody E. Brown, 23, of Johnston Avenue was traveling north on Dime Road in Parks shortly before 1 a.m. when his vehicle veered off the road and rolled over. He was thrown from the vehicle and was not wearing a seat belt, according to the coroner.

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  19. Armstrong Co. man killed in early morning rollover accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WPXI

    The Armstrong County Coroner say Cody Brown, 23, of Kittanning lost control on Dime Road in Parks Township just before 1 a.m.

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  20. Icy Roads May Have Led To Fatal Crash in Armstrong CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | CBS Local

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