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Western Pa. Man Robbed in Park

JackFM Local News - 14 hours 10 min ago
CANONSBURG, Pa. (AP) - Police say a western Pennsylvania man was robbed in a park at gunpoint after he took his children swimming.Sgt. Don Cross says the robbery happened at about 5 p.m. Saturday at the Canonsburg Town Park, according to the Observer-Reporter (http://bit.ly/1qsiJRO ). That's about 20 miles southwest of Pittsburgh.The man told police that an older four-door silver Buick pulled up and two men got out and robbed him. The car may have had out-of-state license plates.No arrests ha...
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West Virginia ATV Rider's Body Recovered From River

JackFM Local News - 14 hours 15 min ago
LENORE, W.Va. (AP) - The body of a Mingo County man has been recovered six days after he was swept off his ATV into the Tug Fork River.Media outlets report that Roger Urban's body was found Friday afternoon three to four miles downstream from where he disappeared near his home in Lenore. He was partially submerged in the water near Long Branch Road in Martin County, Kentucky.Martin County Coroner Joe Mullins ruled the death an accidental drowning.Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All right...
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Ohio House Explodes; No Injuries Reported

JackFM Local News - 14 hours 19 min ago
BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) - Fire officials say an explosion and fire destroyed a house in southwestern Ohio.No injuries were reported. Battalion Chief Nathan Hiester with the Beavercreek Township Fire Department says several residents in Beavercreek and Xenia called 911 after hearing the explosion between 6 and 6:30 a.m. Sunday.Fire officials say the cause was not immediately known and remains under investigation.The Dayton Daily News and WHIO-TV report that the house was already destroyed and b...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - 15 hours 34 min ago
Ohio Democrats have their work cut out for them as they try to rally support at Labor Day gatherings. Sometimes considered the unofficial beginning of the stretch drive to November general elections, today's holiday...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Ohio news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - 15 hours 34 min ago
Ohio Democrats have their work cut out for them as they try to rally support at Labor Day gatherings. Sometimes considered the unofficial beginning of the stretch drive to November general elections, today's holiday...
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - 16 hours 42 min ago
Cleveland's game at Kansas City has been suspended due to rain with the Indians leading 4-2 heading into the bottom of the 10th inning. The game will resume on September 22nd in Cleveland before the start of a...
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - 16 hours 42 min ago
Cleveland's game at Kansas City has been suspended due to rain with the Indians leading 4-2 heading into the bottom of the 10th inning. The game will resume on September 22nd in Cleveland before the start of a...
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - 16 hours 42 min ago
Cleveland's game at Kansas City has been suspended due to rain with the Indians leading 4-2 heading into the bottom of the 10th inning. The game will resume on September 22nd in Cleveland before the start of a...
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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Ohio sports news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - 16 hours 42 min ago
Cleveland's game at Kansas City has been suspended due to rain with the Indians leading 4-2 heading into the bottom of the 10th inning. The game will resume on September 22nd in Cleveland before the start of a...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 18 min ago
Three Philadelphia-area teenagers have been killed and three others injured in an SUV crash in northeastern Pennsylvania. Northampton police say the crash happened Saturday morning in Paupack Township, Wayne County. The...
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News Minute: Here is the latest Pennsylvania news from The Associated Press

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 18 min ago
Three Philadelphia-area teenagers have been killed and three others injured in an SUV crash in northeastern Pennsylvania. Northampton police say the crash happened Saturday morning in Paupack Township, Wayne County. The...
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City of Wheeling Announces Rules for This Year's Urban Deer Hunt

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 33 min ago
The City of Wheeling has announced the 2014 Urban Deer Hunt.
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Hundreds Gather at Heritage Port for Annual Wheeling Raceboat Regatta

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 34 min ago

It's one of the largest vintage raceboat gatherings in the world right here on the Ohio River. For the 9th year in a row dozens of vintage raceboats zipped up and down the river near Heritage Port .Organizers Dan and Debbie Joseph started the Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta 9 years ago since boating played such a huge role in their family upbringing.

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Semi-Truck Wreck Shuts Down Major Highway

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 35 min ago
A semi-truck wrecked Sunday morning on I-470 westbound near exit 1 towards Wheeling/Moundsville.
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Mountaineer Tailgate Kicks off 2014 Season

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 35 min ago
The end of summer also means the start of football season and on Saturday afternoon, the Mountaineers kicked off their 2014 season in Atlanta against powerhouse Alabama.
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Martins Ferry Man Claims He Was Robbed at Knife Point

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 36 min ago
Martins Ferry Police are investigating, after a Robbery late Saturday morning around 11:30. The robbery happened on Washington Street in Martins Ferry.
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Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta Canceled Sunday Due to Weather Conditions

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 37 min ago
Bad news for race fans in the Ohio Valley as Mother Nature has got in the way of the second day of festivities at Heritage Port for the 9th Annual Wheeling Vintage Raceboat Regatta.After looking at the radar further and checking out the river condition Sunday morning, the Regatta committee made the difficult decision to cancel Sunday's heats of boats on the river.The committee posted the following on their Facebook page Sunday morning, "There is heavy debris in the water and the radar is gett...
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Community Comes Together to Support Young Girl Recovering

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 39 min ago
14-year-old Aubree Williams survived a car accident early this month on Taylors Ridge after undergoing life-saving surgery at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
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WTRF MY OHIO VALLEY Starts September 1

JackFM Local News - 17 hours 40 min ago
Effective September 1, WTRF FOX OHIO VALLEY will become WTRF MY OHIO VALLEY.
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Ohio Democrats try to rally with labor

JackFM Local News - 18 hours 14 min ago
Ohio Democrats have their work cut out for them as they try to rally support at Labor Day gatherings.
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