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Delays on 1-70 likely in Bridgeport starting Monday

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 10:53am
According to the Ohio Department of Transportation, traffic delays are likely on Interstate 70 next week as part of the $9 million bridge replacement project at Marion St. exit 225 in Bridgeport.
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Former Gov. Corbett, out of office, opens up in classrooms

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 10:42am
It's been nearly a year since Tom Corbett lost a bid for a second term as Pennsylvania governor, and these days he's sharing his experiences with students at St. Vincent College in Latrobe and Duquesne Law School...
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Mother, son killed, 4 hurt in central Pennsylvania car crash

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 10:18am
A 3-year-old boy and his mother are dead after police said his father failed to stop at a stop sign and their minivan struck a pickup truck.
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Shooting suspect charged with attempting to kill officers

Sun, 10/18/2015 - 1:53am
State police say a man who randomly fired a rifle in the parking lot of a northeastern Pennsylvania shopping center faces charges including attempted homicide of a law enforcement officer.
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W. Va. Senate President Cole Rallies Marshall County Republicans

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 9:45pm
Many of the Marshall County Republican Party faithful took advantage of an opportunity to see up close and personal their party's leading candidate for governor.  West Virginia Senate President Bill Cole came to the annual Marshall County Republican Executive Committee Lincoln Day Dinner as the keynote speaker.
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West Virginia Struggles with Treatment Demand for Substance Abuse

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 8:18pm
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Health professionals say West Virginia is struggling to provide enough clinics and long-term treatment programs to help substance abuse addicts.   
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Ohio Congressman Bill Johnson Shows Urgency to Choose House of Representative Replacement

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 8:18pm
Republicans in the House of Representative have to make a big decision soon: who will they choose to replace John Boehner as he steps down as speaker of the house this month?It's a decision Ohio republican and Congressman is not taking lightly.
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Irish Sport Takes Over The Streets in Marshall County

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 8:18pm
An old Irish sport took over the streets of Glen Dale on Saturday. The Knights of Columbus in Glen Dale hosted their third annual "Irish Road Bowling" event.
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How to Keep Your Gardens Growing during Early Fall freeze

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 6:33pm
There is a chill in the air today as the first frost makes its way into the Ohio Valley this evening, but that doesn't mean your plants have to suffer. 
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Dead Mouse Found in Subway Sandwich in Oregon

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 5:49pm
LINCOLN CITY, Ore. (AP) — A Subway customer says he found a dead mouse in a sandwich at a restaurant on the Oregon coast.
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Woman shot by 2-year-old, hospitalized in West Virginia

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 3:52pm
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Police say a Kanawha County woman has been hospitalized after being shot by a 2-year-old.
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Pa. Lawmakers Consider Limits on Daily Fantasy Sports

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 3:32pm
Legislation to limit daily fantasy sports websites in Pennsylvania to those run by the state's 12 casinos is slated for a committee vote next week in the state House of Representatives.    Rep. George Dunbar said Friday that the measure he is sponsoring would ensure that state regulators scrutinize operations of the now-unregulated companies.  
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Freeze Watch Issued Until Sunday Morning

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 3:28pm
Frost warning in effect until Sunday morning.
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Police arrest suspect after shots fired near Walmart store

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 2:37pm
Police in northeastern Pennsylvania have a suspect in custody after shots were fired near a Walmart store.
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Montco cabbie charged with shooting his boss

Sat, 10/17/2015 - 1:45pm
A southeastern Pennsylvania cab driver is behind bars after allegedly shooting his boss.
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