Jefferson-Morgan’s school board is the only one in Greene County, so far, to approve a tax increase for the 2017-18 school year.
Carmichaels will celebrate its 250th birthday with a four-day celebration beginning Thursday.
Construction on a bridge along Mapletown Road spanning Whiteley Creek in Monongahela Township is expected to begin July 10.
Musician Luke Schroyer will perform with singer Emily Mathason as Land Lines during the Sounds of Summer free concert series.
A Wayne Township firefighter suffered a minor injury while battling a house fire near Spraggs Monday afternoon.
A Washington County judge granted nominal bond Tuesday to a Donora man facing charges stemming from the beating of a woman in Charleroi in which police allege he used a dehumidifier and chest freezer.
The state Department of Transportation announced three upcoming road closures to allow crews to replace railroad crossings in East Bethlehem Township.
Monessen School Board furloughs six schoolteachers and demotes three others to address an enrollment decline.
A construction worker received an electrical shock and fell from a roof in Donora today.
Finishing construction of the Mon-Fayette Expressway is back on schedule.
Washington County had a reasonably high rate of opioid overdose hospitalizations in 2016, according to a report from the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council.
There will be a lane restriction on Route 917 between Interstate 70 and the intersection with Route 136 at Ginger Hill in Fallowfield and Somerset township starting July 5 and continuing until Aug. 11, weather permitting.
An Avella woman was charged last week with endangering the welfare of children and driving under the influence of alcohol stemming from an April 12 crash in Independence Township.
Crews are working to refill 500,000 gallons of water at Washington Park pool in time for one of the busiest weekends of the season. The swimming pool was drained and cleaned after heavy rains Friday resulted in a muddy mess.
A community mourns the loss of McDonald Volunteer Fire Department Chief Scott Albertini at his funeral Monday.
Dennis Davin, secretary of the Department of Community and Economic Development, fears that fundng for economic development will be slashed in Pennsylvania's next budget.
Doing away with gerrymandering would benefit both political parties and all citizens.
More must be done to assure that our voting systems are secure.
The new medical marijuana growing facility in Greene County is a win for the local economy, but more importantly, it’s a victory for people who desperately need marijuana for legitimate medical reasons.
Until now, someone who abused an animal in Pennsylvania could count on escaping the legal system with no more than a slap on the wrist. Fortunately, that’s about to change.
Monessen graduate Charel Allen is turning to coaching after long, distinguished playing career.
Local coaching legends Bartolomucci, Salvino among 2017 class.
Blake Baggett races to another victory at High Point.
ERIN, Wis. – The biggest surprise at this U.S. Open was not who was leading, but who was leaving.
George McPhee can’t wait to fill the white board, the one in the Vegas Golden Knights’ expansion draft room. On Wednesday night, the staff will start adding the names of players who will become part of the expansion team for its first NHL season.
PITTSBURGH – Marc-Andre Fleury knew this day was coming, though the winningest goaltender in Pittsburgh Penguins history did his best to push the idea of his inevitable departure to the back of his mind. No need to become a distraction with a shot at history on the line.
PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Penguins’ Stanley Cup championship, the first an NHL team has won back to back in almost 20 years, spawned by far the biggest victory parade of any of the franchise’s five titles.
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June 27, 2017
June 28, 2017
PITTSBURGH (AP) – An inmate at a Pennsylvania state prison who said he was abused at a county jail more than a decade ago has been awarded nearly $300,000 by a federal jury.
PITTSBURGH (AP) – Officials say the deputy director of Pittsburgh’s parks and recreations department has left her job following an investigation into spending of a city trust fund.
UPPER DARBY (AP) – Two teenage girls are wanted for the armed robberies of two cabbies and two tourists in eastern Pennsylvania last week.
BEAVER (AP) – Lab and diagnostic services have been closed at the satellite offices of a Pennsylvania health network caught up in a worldwide cyberattack.
Avella mother charged with child endangerment after alleged DUI crash
Workers race to get Washington Park pool reopened
A fitting farewell for McDonald fire Chief Albertini
Scenery Hill Civic Committee works to rebuild community connections
Construction planned for Mapletown Road bridge in Monongahela Township
Land Lines to perform at Waynesburg Lions Club concert series
Firefighter suffers minor injury while battling Spraggs house fire
West Greene contemplates former Graysville Elementary as rehab center
Construction worker injured in an electrical shock in Donora
Planners approve completing Mon-Fayette Expressway
Donora man charged with providing fentanyl-laced heroin that caused death of Speers man
Napa Valley meets Rostraver Township at luxurious estate
Durable goods orders fell in May by the most in 18 months
Air bag recalls, lawsuits lead Takata to file for bankruptcyA
Small talk: Small food makers wonder about Amazon-Whole Foods impact
Kids today: They don’t work summer jobs the way they used to
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Pennsylvania-based health system hit by cyberattack
Pennsylvania auto salvage yard destroyed in dramatic fire
Orange smoke leads to hazmat situation near Pa. waste plant
Pennsylvania B&B owner finds decomposed body of guest
Facing defections, Senate GOP leaders delay health care vote
U.S. to Syria: ‘Heavy price’ awaits any chemical weapons use
Armed Services panel chairman seeks $696 billion DOD budget
Philando Castile’s family reaches $3M settlement in death
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