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Johnstown Dollar General closed after failing health inspection

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. -- The Dollar General in Johnstown on Bridge Street is closed until further notice after it failed a health inspection.According to the Department of Agriculture, the store was out of compliance after an inspection Tuesday.According to the report, more than 200 rat droppings were foun

WJAC TV - 2018-09-18 16:55:46

Court documents: Johnstown detective arrested for obstruction

Court documents show Detective Daniel J. Fisher Jr., 44, was arraigned Tuesday afternoon on a total of three charges, with bail set at $10,000.

WJAC TV - 2018-09-19 09:51:20

Johnstown police detective facing charges

Reached Tuesday evening, Fisher’s attorney, Art McQuillan of Johnstown, said: “Dan has cooperated with respect to the investigation. He presented himself at district court this morning and entered pleas of not guilty to all of the charges.

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-09-19 10:25:00

Revitalizing Johnstown: Workshop to target reuse of historic buildings

With the backdrop of the Heritage Discovery Center, JAHA President Richard Burkert (third from left) talks Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, about the historic structures throughout Johnstown. Todd Berkey/The Tribune-DemocratTodd Berkey/The Tribune-Democrat

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-09-20 02:03:00

Nonprofit aims to save notable structure in downtown Johnstown

A Red Cross symbol appears on the front entrance area of the Ludwig House on Main Street in downtown Johnstown. Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018. Todd Berkey/The Tribune-DemocratTodd Berkey/The Tribune-Democrat

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-09-20 02:01:00

UPDATE: Johnstown police officer suspended; charged with hindering apprehension

Johnstown police Detective Dan Fisher – shown Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 – is being assigned to serve as the department’s full-time narcotics investigator.Thomas Slussertslusser@tribdem.com

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-09-19 14:58:00

Shots Fired At Pennsylvania Courthouse Leaves One Dead, Four Injured, Police Say

Multiple people have been shot at a Fayette County district judge’s office in Masontown, Pennsylvania, authorities say, in a tragedy leaving one dead and four injured.

THE DAILY CALLER - 2018-09-19 16:09:00

Maryland woman charged after robbery, police chase in Johnstown

Chelsea Ann Simanski, 30, is being charged with burglary, robbery, theft, receiving stolen property and other charges.

WJAC TV - 2018-09-18 11:25:55

Johnstown police officer suspended, accused of sexual relationship with informant

Johnstown police Detective Dan Fisher – shown Thursday, Dec. 29, 2016 – is being assigned to serve as the department’s full-time narcotics investigator.Thomas Slussertslusser@tribdem.com

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-09-19 20:30:00

Alleged gunman in August Johnstown shooting turns himself in

Johnstown police Chief Robert Johnson said Richard "Noog" Agurs, 27, turned himself in to authorities on Monday, a month after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

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Trump says visiting 9/11 memorial inspired him to keep pushing for his border wall

"They have a series of walls, I'm saying, it's like perfect."Donald Trump at John Murtha Johnstown-Cambria County Airport in Johnstown, Pennsylvania en route to the Flight 93 Memorial on September 11, 2018. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

THINK PROGRESS - 2018-09-19 10:49:00

New airline and new jets to soar at Johnstown airport

Larry Nulton, of Nulton Aviation, talks Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018, with Johnstown-Cambria County Airport Authority Solicitor Timothy Leventry and board member Jack Babich on the airport tarmac. Aircraft include Nulton’s new single-engine Diamond plane and two of the new Hawker charter jets now based i

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-09-19 02:09:00

New company using toilet paper to wipe out blight in Johnstown

Red X's, high weeds and boarded up windows are a common sight in the city of Johnstown, with more than a thousand vacant houses. To demolish each house could cost anywhere from $8,000 to $10,000.

WJAC TV - 2018-09-19 00:24:43

Wanted Johnstown man turns himself in; taken to county jail

Johnstown police Chief Robert Johnson said Richard "Noog" Agurs, 27, turned himself in to authorities Monday, a month after a warrant was issued for his arrest.

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Two men plead guilty to narcotics violations

They are Tony Charles Eppolito, 31, of the 1200 block of Jordan Drive, and Arvell D. Brandon, 40, of the 700 block of Park Avenue.

TRIBDEM.COM - 2018-09-18 23:00:00

Police: Man shot in the eye outside Johnstown bar

One man, 32, was shot in the face and eye, according to the report. He was transported by Life Flight to Pittsburgh. The second man, 35, was shot in the arm and abdomen, and the third man, 54, was shot in the Achilles tendon, according to police.

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Spotted lanternfly seen in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Virginia

The invaders are small, but they do a lot of damage. They are from Asia, specifically China, Vietnam and Bangladesh, a genuine pest.

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Large Coal Plants Slated to Close in Ohio and Pennsylvania

FirstEnergy is planning to close its last coal-fired power plants in Pennsylvania and Ohio over the next several years as they struggle to compete against natural gas and subsidized solar and wind plants unless federal aid saves them. FirstEnergy plans to de-activate the 2490-megawatt Bruce Mansfiel

IER - 2018-09-18 15:21:40

Pennsylvania Is Sentencing People To Die In Prison At An Alarming Rate

A new report from the Abolitionist Law Center "presents a definitive portrait of a punishment that is archaic, cruel, unjustified, and indefensible,” its co-author says.

HUFFINGTONPOST - 2018-09-19 01:06:00

UPDATE: Johnstown police searching for 'dangerous' shooting suspect

They are also looking for several men involved, including a black male who was driving the sedan and is considered to be "armed and dangerous," police Capt. Chad Miller wrote in a release to media Monday.

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