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Chamber dinner may include 1st Corbett-Wolf debate

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 12:13pm
A Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry dinner in Hershey next month is shaping up as the likely venue for the first debate between Gov. Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf.
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UPDATE: Third Suspect in Jewett Home Invasion Captured in Detroit

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 12:04pm
A third suspect in the beating of a 71-year-old man during a home invasion in Jewett was arrested on Friday by U.S. Marshals in Detroit.
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Judge: No ARD for woman serving 3 minors who died

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:57am
A bartender charged with serving alcohol to three underage Pennsylvania men who later died when their pickup crashed into a pond won't be allowed to enter a special probation program for first-time offenders.
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Goal Posts Erected at Busy Weirton Intersection to Honor Athletes

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:47am
There's been a lot of talk recently in one local community about field goal posts that have popped up at the corner of a busy intersection in Weirton. Just this week, one of the goal posts from the old Jimmy Carey Stadium showed up on the corner of Weir Avenue and Cove Road. This has everyone asking causing - why? Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce President Brenda Mull says the idea is to honor former Weirton athletes who have made it professionally. She said, "Once we realized the goal posts ...
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Youth Services System Holds "Celebrate Youth Day," Honors Bordas' With Good Samaritan Award

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:46am
Wheeling's Jim and Linda Bordas were this year's special honoree's receiving the "Good Samaritan" award.
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SPECIAL REPORT: Question of Unmarked Police Cars Arises After Impersonation Incident

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:45am
 Earlier this week, a woman driving on State Route 148 in the Captina area of Belmont County saw a flashing red light behind her and pulled over. It turns out it was a man in a ski mask - not a police officer.
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Ohio funeral home owner pleads guilty to theft

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:45am
The co-owner of a now-shuttered Dayton funeral home has pleaded guilty to 36 charges of theft from an elderly or disabled person, tampering with records and violating contracts.
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Two Fires Reported Hours Apart in Same Wheeling Neighborhood

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:44am
Area firefighters were kept busy early Friday morning after two fires were reported hours apart in the same Wheeling neighborhood.
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Two Fires Reported Hours Apart in Same Wheeling Neighborhood

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:44am
Area firefighters were kept busy early Friday morning after two fires were reported hours apart in the same Wheeling neighborhood.
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McMechen Man Arrested on Drug Charges After Incident in Downtown Wheeling

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:43am
A McMechen man has been arrested and is facing three counts of possession of a controlled substance after an incident in Wheeling.Wheeling Police say they noticed a suspicious couple around 16th and Market Streets in Wheeling around 1 a.m. Wednesday, that's when they caught up with Thaddeus Richardson. While police were searching Richardson, they say he began to run. Officers caught him again and took him into custody.They also reportedly found a pistol in Richardson's backpack. Richardson al...
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UPDATE: Hours-Long Elm Grove Stand-Off Over as Suspect is Taken Into Custody

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:42am
A suspect was in custody early Friday morning following a stand-off in Elm Grove on Kruger Street that began on Thursday night and lasted into the morning hours.
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UPDATE: Hours-Long Elm Grove Stand-Off Over as Suspect is Taken Into Custody

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:42am
A suspect was in custody early Friday morning following a stand-off in Elm Grove on Kruger Street that began on Thursday night and lasted into the morning hours.
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UPDATE: Third Suspect in Jewett Home Invasion Captured in Detroit

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:40am
A third suspect in the beating of a 71-year-old man during a home invasion in Jewett was arrested on Friday by U.S. Marshals in Detroit.
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Juvenile Charged With Drug Trafficking After Steubenville Traffic Stop

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:40am
A traffic stop in Steubenville resulted in the arrest of a juvenile for allegedly trafficking in drugs early Friday morning.
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BluesFest Begins in Wheeling

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 11:36am
The 14th annual Heritage Music BluesFest, featuring some of the top blues musicians in the nation, begins Friday in Wheeling.It's become one of the areas premier events drawing people from as far away Georgia and Florida. Bruce Wheeler, festival director, said, "The first year was little more than just an idea. The audience really didn't get it. They didn't realize that it was just good, fun music. So we had a very slim audience." Now more than a decade later, it's grown into one of the area'...
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