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Rotary claims Somerset Little League baseball title
SOMERSET — The Somerset Little League crowned Rotary as its 2018 baseball champion on Friday evening at the Stadium Drive complex after they defeated Kiwanis in the final and deciding third game of their series by a score of 8-3.The Wheels found themselves down one game to none after a thrilling los
Woman who captured video of police shooting of Antwon Rose says officer knew 'he messed up'
Andrew Russell|Tribune-ReviewA group of around of 500 protesters gather at South 15th Street and East Carson Street on Pittsburgh's South Side, Saturday, June 23, 2018, to protest East Pittsburgh police officer Michael Rosfeld's fatal shooting of 17-year-old Antwon Rose, a Woodland Hills High School
What would UPMC partnership mean for Somerset Hospital?
With around 20,000 Highmark health insurance members in Somerset County, there is some concern about the forthcoming partnership Somerset Hospital will form with another health care provider in coming weeks, particularly if that provider ends up being University of Pittsburgh Medical Center.Hospital
2 hospitalized after four-vehicle wreck in Somerset County
STONYCREEK TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Two people were sent to the hospital after a four-vehicle crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Somerset County Friday morning.According to police, traffic was slowing for a tunnel shutdown near mile marker 120 in Stonycreek Township when a woman driving a Volvo did not st
Heroin overdose leads to arrests of 2 wanted individuals
At 11:02 p.m. Wednesday, police were dispatched to the Boyd Street residence and found an unresponsive female. An officer administered Narcan, and she was revived, police said.
Woman charged after incident at Martin's
An Indiana woman is in the Indiana County Jail in lieu of $10,000 bond pending a hearing on felony robbery and other misdemeanor and summary counts after an incident Friday afternoon at Martin’s, 1570 Oakland Ave., in White Township.
Police headquarters visit prompts arrest of Cumberland man
Cumberland Police located Richard Leslie Kennell, 62, at an Oak Street residence. He was placed under arrest on a charge of second-degree assault.
East Pittsburgh Officer Who Shot, Killed Teen Had Left University Police Force
East Pittsburgh Officer Michael Rosfeld, who officials say shot 17-year-old Antwon Rose Jr. on Tuesday, worked for the University of Pittsburgh police until early this year,The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reportedSaturday.
Police: Woman wakes up to find stranger sleeping in her Penn Township home
The woman told police she woke up that morning and found Gebhard, whom she did not know, sleeping in her house.
Pedestrian identified in fatal Jeannette train crash
The victim was Reid J. Gadagno, 21, of Manor, Westmoreland County Coroner Kenneth A. Bacha said Saturday. The cause of death was multiple blunt force injuries.
Hope Against Heroin: Family members, recovering addicts share stories at annual city walk
Brittany Shriver, left, of Cumberland, and Melanie Altizer of Keyser, W.Va., lead a group of marchers into Canal Place Saturday, June 23, 2018 during the Hope Against Heroin walk. Altizer’s sister died of an overdose in October.
Cumberland man arrested in handgun incident
Thomas Warair Pittman, 42, was taken into custody without incident following investigation of the 7:45 p.m. complaint at a Glenmore Street residence.
Symphony spectacular | JSO will present free Fourth of July concert, fireworks show
Maestro James Blachly will lead the Johnstown Symhony Orchestra in a Fourth of July Concert and Fireworks Spectacular at 8 p.m. July 4, 2018, at Point Stadium in downtown Johnstown.By John Rucoskyjrucosky@tribdem.com
WATCH VIDEO: Banging their heads: Fans rock out with Quiet Riot at Thunder in the Valley
Quiet Riot performs at Thunder in the Valley on Friday, June 22, 2018. Band members are: singer James Durbin (right), drummer Frankie Banali (left) and guitarist Alex Grossi.By John Rucoskyjrucosky@tribdem.com
Pedestrian hit, killed by train in Jeannette
The victim was hit just before midnight at the 13th Street crossing in Jeannette.The victim’s name hasn’t been released.Channel 11 is working to find out more about the victim. Refresh WPXI.com for updates.
Somerset County Mobile Food Bank Sporting Clays
The Somerset County Mobile Food Bank Sporting Clays Tournament attracted 54 shooters Saturday morning at Buffer Creek Sporting Clays near Sipesville. From left, are Barry Ritenour, chairman of the Somerset County Mobile Food Bank, Mitch Fetterolf of the Jenner Rod and Gun Club who won first place in
Severe flooding in parts of Somerset County frustrates residents
"Every time we get a real, real hard rain, this happens. Over and over and over," Friedens resident, Dan Ohler said.
Somerset Borough police blotter: June 19
Mary Bunk, of Hollsopple, reported that someone struck and caused minor damage to her 2018 Subaru Outback while it was parked in a metered parking space on Monday.
City man charged with supplying fatal heroin bags
The Daily Courier serves the Fay-West Area of Fayette and Westmoreland Counties of Southwestern Pennsylvania, including the Connellsville, Dunbar, Scottdale, Mt. Pleasant, Acme, Mill Run, Bullskin, Dawson and surrounding communities.
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