Of 246 opioid overdose deaths in the county last year, heroin was found in 209 cases, fentanyl in 99 and alpha-Methylfentanyl in 20 cases.
The incident happened along Route 173 near Rocket Drive in Slippery Rock about 2 a.m.
The homeowner suffered second-degree burns on his back trying to rescue pet reptiles and other animals in the house.
The Leechburg school board will meet Tuesday to discuss the allegations as well as the option of hiring an investigator.
Steelers fans are among those featured in “Super Bowl Babies Choir” commercial to air during third quarter of Sunday’s game.
Kirk Nesset, who taught at Allegheny College for 20 years, had a collection of 540,000 child pornographic images.
Robert MacVittie and his wife used the technique to make fake checks.
Superintendent Jerri Lynn Lippert said Thursday that the context of the workshop activity was not appropriately vetted before being
Judge Cashman ordered McCullough, who has new charges of perjury and obstruction pending, to not leave the jurisdiction.
“December was really brown and really sad,” but now ski resorts in the area are hitting their stride.
The district attorney did say that the officers involved in the incident followed the use of force continuum.
Two women, Diane Bandy and Tara Vybiral, were charged Tuesday with harassment for making threats on social media against Joy Braunstein.
The North Shore was lined with civilians and police officers Thursday morning for a service to honor the slain police dog.
The nature of the cheating allegations are unknown, but commissioner says those who “engaged in such behavior face swift ... discipline.”
State auditor general says audit reveals depth of long-term staffing problems at the Westmoreland County hospital.
Governor wants to shut down the Public Employee Retirement Commission and transfer the work to the state Municipal Retirement System.
Armstrong County man’s box truck slammed into another driver that killed the 50-year-old while she was walking in 2014.
Managing director of the North Strabane company resigns nearly a month after artistic director’s dismissal.
Husband and wife team are accused of ripping off Walmart stores — including three in the Pittsburgh area — for $301,000.
Wigle is behind the upcoming cidery and meadery, which will open near its Spring Garden Whiskey Garden and Barrelhouse.
Exits from I-279 to the North Shore are expected to be closed for about 15 minutes beginning around 10:30 a.m. so a procession can pass.
Sgt. Stephen Matakovich was charged with simple assault and official oppression against Gabriel Despres, 20, of South Park.
Melting snow and rain in the forecast will cause the Monongahela River to rise.
“We have to move faster,” U.S. Attorney David Hickton said Wednesday. “We need to treat every overdose as an investigation.”
Downtown and North Shore streets will be most affected as the procession makes its way to the police memorial on North Shore Drive.
Unlike in 2012, the former Pennsylvania senator’s message failed to resonate this campaign season.
The Pennsylvania senator said the Florida congressman is “contagiously optimistic” and the right man to unite Republicans and Americans.
Coalition for Coexistence wants to “awaken and inform the general public” as sharpshooting phase of deer hunt nears.
Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center in Oakland to receive an Anton 2, the first of its kind publicly available to U.S. scientists.
Shiva Lal Acharya was held at the facility after being arrested in a fatal hit-and-run and police chase in 2008.
Group says church building used by St. John Vianney parish should be preserved as a sanctuary for future uses.
Entezam Sahovic was held for trial during a preliminary hearing this morning before District Judge Anthony Ceoffe in City Court, Downtown.
Ashanti Montgomery was convicted of the killings, committed three days apart, in November.
Impacted roads include North Shore Drive, Allegheny Avenue, Reedsdale Street, Mazeroski Way, and West General Robinson Street.
Police are searching for Joseph Molina Delgado, 33, of Tarentum after a chase from Route 28 into Indiana Township
Amid the budget impasse, Gov. Tom Wolf today is calling for $377 million more in K-12 funding this year and $200 million more next year.
UPMC alleges its rival’s 'feckless strategy' has led to inflated claims about money set aside to pay claims. Highmark stands by its numbers.
The Texas-based oil and gas driller will be cutting jobs at its Cecil and Chartiers locations, in addition to other offices.
The federal DEA is working with local and state police to determine the source and composition of the heroin batches.
Woman tells police that her boyfriend shot his dog in the head, but claimed he was aiming for her.
Jury does not find Anjohnito Willet guilty two counts of attempted homicide for shooting near high school.
About 2,700 fewer people were counted as out of work, while about 6,600 more people were counted as employed, according to the report.
Allegheny County found their house in deplorable condition and were accused of leaving a 6-year-old to care for the infant child.
Zuned Sunesra admitted that he, his brother and mother operated websites used to sell knockoff versions of drugs not approved by the FDA.
Nick Trombetta is charged with tax conspiracy for allegedly siphoning about $1 million from the school.
Procession will begin near the East Busway and end with a service at the Allegheny County Law Enforcement Officer's Memorial.
Seven-hospital system recorded a $3.94 million operating loss in last quarter, besting a $10.1 million projected loss.
Embattled attorney general’s campaign cash has gone toward law firms and public relations agencies.
Joseph Maurizio, a priest in the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown, was convicted in September on charges he had sex with poor street children.
The detour will last for nine months while construction crews build a new bridge over the Pennsylvania Turnpike.