All Stories http://www.observer-reporter.com/section/?template=rss&mime=xml All Stories en-us Copyright - Observer Publishing Company 2015 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/south_strabane_wants_reimbursement_for_newsletter South Strabane wants reimbursement for newsletter South Strabane supervisors are investigating the creation of a township newsletter, which they say could have influenced the results of the primary election. Wed, 24 May 2017 11:22:22 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/south_strabane_wants_reimbursement_for_newsletter http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/charleroi_school_board_approves_budget_with_tax_increase Charleroi school board approves budget with tax increase Charleroi Area School Board approved a $23.55 million preliminary budget Wed, 24 May 2017 11:21:16 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/charleroi_school_board_approves_budget_with_tax_increase http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/n_franklin_police_officer_knows_firsthand_that_seat_belts_save_lives N. Franklin police officer knows firsthand that seat belts save lives Police from Washington County will join officers across the state encouraging drivers and their passengers to wear their seat belts as part of the Click it or Ticket campaign that runs through June 4. Wed, 24 May 2017 10:22:01 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/n_franklin_police_officer_knows_firsthand_that_seat_belts_save_lives http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/lawsuit_says_state_trooper_had_history_of_harassment Lawsuit says state trooper had history of harassment PITTSBURGH (AP) – A former dispatcher for the Pennsylvania State Police is suing the agency, alleging that a trooper who harassed her had a history of sexually hostile behavior. Wed, 24 May 2017 09:51:00 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/lawsuit_says_state_trooper_had_history_of_harassment http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/body_of_woman_found_over_a_hillside_in_pittsburgh Body of woman found over a hillside in Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH (AP) – Authorities say the death of a woman whose body was found 90 feet over a hillside in Pittsburgh is considered suspicious. Wed, 24 May 2017 09:49:29 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/body_of_woman_found_over_a_hillside_in_pittsburgh http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/going_with_the_flow_how_to_properly_water_your_plants Going with the flow: How to properly water your plants We've all heard that the foundation to having a healthy garden is by giving plants a healthy amount of water. However, many misunderstand this principle one of two ways: not enough water or too much water, with 75 percent of gardeners overwatering their plants. Thu, 18 May 2017 10:24:12 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/going_with_the_flow_how_to_properly_water_your_plants http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/hendersonville_home_destroyed_by_fire Hendersonville home destroyed by fire A family's home in Hendersonville, Cecil Township, was destroyed by fire Monday afternoon. Wed, 24 May 2017 00:36:09 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/hendersonville_home_destroyed_by_fire http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/stadium_owner_boosting_security_for_upcoming_concert Stadium owner boosting security for upcoming concert The owner of Wild Things Stadium is taking extra security precautions for an upcoming hip-hop concert in reaction to the suicide bomber attack at a concert in Manchester, U.K. Wed, 24 May 2017 00:36:06 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/stadium_owner_boosting_security_for_upcoming_concert http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/markwest_resumes_push_for_smith_cryogenic_plant MarkWest resumes push for Smith cryogenic plant Smith Township officials and MarkWest representaives discussed plans the natural gas processor is once again pursuing for a cryogenic plant. Wed, 24 May 2017 00:35:58 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/markwest_resumes_push_for_smith_cryogenic_plant http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/meeting_recap Meeting recap How the Washington County Commissioners spent taxpayer money at their May 18 meeting. Wed, 24 May 2017 00:35:53 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/meeting_recap http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/audia_mobilizes_213-member_workforce_in_cross_creek_county_park Audia mobilizes 213-member workforce in Cross Creek County Park Worldwide employees of Audia International Inc., which includes Washington Penn Plastic Co. on Racetrack Road, spent a day roofing a shelter, building picnic tables, planting 15,000 seedlings and preparing aquatic habitat at Cross Creek County Park. Wed, 24 May 2017 00:35:50 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/audia_mobilizes_213-member_workforce_in_cross_creek_county_park http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/let_there_be_7_pens_canx2019t_close_out_senators_in_ottawa Let there be 7: Pens can’t close out Senators in Ottawa OTTAWA, Ontario – Mike Hoffman scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period to give the Ottawa Senators a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins Tuesday night and force a decisive Game 7 in the Eastern Conference Finals. Wed, 24 May 2017 00:34:01 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/let_there_be_7_pens_canx2019t_close_out_senators_in_ottawa http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/chartiers-houston_goes_quietly_in_semifinal_loss Chartiers-Houston goes quietly in semifinal loss Chartiers-Houston falls apart in the middle innings against No. 1 seed South Side Beaver. Wed, 24 May 2017 00:33:25 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/chartiers-houston_goes_quietly_in_semifinal_loss http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/one_more_time_parshallx2019s_shutout_sets_up_belle_vernon-yough_finale One more time: Parshall’s shutout sets up Belle Vernon-Yough finale Leopards get third meeting with Yough in WPIAL title game. Wed, 24 May 2017 00:33:22 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/one_more_time_parshallx2019s_shutout_sets_up_belle_vernon-yough_finale http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/third_time_a_charm_for_monessen_leads_to_spot_in_wpial_final Third time a charm for Monessen, leads to spot in WPIAL final Greyhounds to play section rival for WPIAL title. Wed, 24 May 2017 00:33:19 -0400 http://www.observer-reporter.com/20170524/third_time_a_charm_for_monessen_leads_to_spot_in_wpial_final