One person dead in West Bethlehem Township car crash

State Police Washington barracks responded to the single-vehicle wreck, which happened around 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

about 19 hours ago

Pennsylvania DEP to fine Sunoco for releasing drilling clay into creek

Sunoco spokesman Jeff Shields says the company is working with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission to remedy the release of the clay.

5 days ago

 A tractor trailer that tore open on Interstate 79 between the Canonsburg and Southpointe exits tied up traffic for about four miles this morning.

Trailer mishap on Interstate 79 backs up traffic in Washington County

Northbound traffic was backed up from the crash site to Houston, Pa., a distance of nearly four miles.

6 days ago

 Lewis Campbell III, left, and girlfriend Shareese Asparagus hold hands Friday during an interview with his attorney, William Rush, in Reading.

Cal U victim details incident that led to coma

As Lewis Campbell III lay on the ground, his girlfriend, a university senior, thought he might not make it.

1 week ago

State police to offer checks of child car seats

The event is scheduled for 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday at Washington Auto Mall, Route 19 at Strabane Square in South Strabane.

1 week ago

Washington County judges sought Pa. Supreme Court's assistance with administrative duties

The president judge, Debbie O’Dell Seneca, was relieved of those duties last week.

1 week ago

Twice-convicted Eighty Four man gets 20 years in federal child porn case

U.S. District Judge Nora Barry Fischer described David Cunningham’s lack of remorse as "disturbing."

1 week ago

President of Finleyville bridge company pleads guilty on fraud charge

The scheme resulted in $1.8 million in illegal proceeds, with Watson L. Maloy receiving a fee for his participation.

1 week ago

Suspended Cal U football player did not tell school about pending sentencing in car crash

Corey L. Ford will be sentenced in December after pleading guilty to aggravated assault after crash that left bicyclist in a coma.

2 weeks ago

Washington County woman ordered to trial on charges she abused adopted daughter

Rana Cooper, 46, of Avella told reporters, “I am a good mother, a very good mother,” after Thursday’s preliminary hearing.

2 weeks ago

Judge issues arrest warrant for suspended Cal U football player

Mr. Ford, 22, a Cal U senior from Harrisburg, had been released on his own recognizance pending a Dec. 2 sentencing in Washington, D.C.

2 weeks ago

Victim in Cal U beating released from hospital

Six football players from California University of Pennsylvania were arrested and charged in connection with the incident last week.

2 weeks ago

Vatican upholds Pittsburgh diocese's plan to close St. Anthony Church

Parishioners at St. Anthony protested closing the historically Italian and Slovak parish and briefly occupied the building in April.

2 weeks ago

Washington County president judge relieved of administrative duties

Common Pleas Judge Debbie O'Dell Seneca will continue to serve as president judge and hear cases.

2 weeks ago

 Hepner–Bailey Field at Adamson Stadium, home of the California University of Pennsylvania Vulcans football team.

Cal U to review football program after suspensions for assault

The announcement by interim university president Geraldine Jones came after she met with the football team Monday afternoon.

2 weeks ago

Peters doctor jailed for illegal prescriptions pleads guilty in second case

Prosecutors say Oliver Herndon and others defrauded Medicare by placing patients in hospice care who were not terminally ill.

2 weeks ago

Sixth member of Cal. U football team charged in assault case

The assault left a 30-year-old man seriously injured Thursday.

3 weeks ago

 Jonathan Barlow, D' Andre Dunkley, Corey Ford, Rodney Gillin and James Williamson were charged with severely beating Lewis Campbell III.

Man allegedly beaten by Cal U football players in serious condition

Lewis Campbell was working at a baby food plant in West Chester before he moved to Washington County in October to be with his girlfriend.

3 weeks ago

Sixth member of Cal. U football team charged in assault case

Football player and student Shelby Wilkerson, 20, was booked at the Washington County Correctional Facility and is being held on a $50,000

3 weeks ago

Police say two anti-violence organizers beat ex-roomie in Washington County

Police said one of the two arrested was wearing a “Stop the Violence” T-shirt during the attack.

3 weeks ago

 The slots at The Meadows Racetrack and Casino.

Lawsuit puts sale of Meadows Racetrack and Casino in jeopardy

GLPI, the real estate arm of Penn National Gaming, struck a deal with Cannery last May to buy the 180,000-square-foot casino and other

3 weeks ago

Body of hunter found in North Strabane woods

Randall Hufnagel, of Eighty Four, did not return home after he went out for a deer hunting trip Monday evening, the coroner’s office said.

3 weeks ago

Man found dead in Washington County fire identified

Edwin A. Patten, 61, was found dead inside his home on Fairview Avenue, the county coroner's office said.

4 weeks ago

Firefighters called to house blaze in South Strabane find man’s body

Authorities say they do not believe that the cause of the fire is suspicious.

4 weeks ago

One person dead after two separate shootings in Washington

A 21-year-old man who was shot in the parking lot of a bar in Washington early today has died from his wounds.

1 month ago


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