Po­lice probe fa­tal Wash­ing­ton shoot­ing

Officers found Marius Chatman, 24, around 4 a.m. Wednesday near the Seventh Ward Playground on Donnan Avenue.

about 15 hours ago

Cal U fraternity president cited for disorderly conduct on premises

Michael Mackowick, 21, "had a party on the premise that spawned underage drinking, excessive noise, tumultuous behavior and fighting."

1 day ago

Eight charged after brawl near Cal U campus

Two of the men police said were involved in the brawl at 525 Second St. around 2:30 a.m. Sunday are facing more serious charges.

2 days ago

Gas, heat returning to hundreds of homes in Washington County

Columbia Gas crews are currently in the process of restoring heat to more than 500 homes in California, Pa.

5 days ago

 Arthur Benoit III, 26.

Monongahela man used antlers to attack his disabled dad, police say

Arthur Benoit III faces a March 10 preliminary hearing on charges he used a set of mounted deer antlers on his father.

5 days ago

Oakdale man faces firearms violations after selling guns to undercover officers

Richard Bartoletti, 48, of Oakdale, faces three counts of firearms violations. according to online court records.

5 days ago

Woman, 27, killed in I-70 crash in Washington County

State police said Vanessa Mutschler, of Washington, Pa., died in the crash in Somerset, Washington County.

6 days ago

Ansys sees rise in fiscal year profits, revenues

James Cashman, president and CEO, said the record fiscal year revenue and profits "exceeded the high end of our expectations."

6 days ago

One person injured when truck flips on I-70 in Washington County

The crash occurred about 12:45 p.m. on Interstate 70 eastbound at the 1 mile marker near the Pennsylvania-West Virginia border.

1 week ago

Woman seriously injured when vehicle pulls out of driveway in Washington County

A vehicle was pulling out of a driveway when it hit the driver’s side of another car driving past.

1 week ago

Samantha Bennett: Things have been ruff since beagle found his voice

A once-silent pup has turned into a motormouth.

1 week ago

Officials: Ringgold High School employee under investigation

The district said the employee has been removed from school property and will not have contact with students until the issue is resolved.

1 week ago

Washington County woman charged with stealing nearly $66,000 from teachers union

Rae Dawn Grillo is accused of stealing $65,963.64 from the Charleroi Area Education Association while she was treasurer of the organization.

2 weeks ago

 State police close off the westbound lanes of Interstate 70 in Washington County this morning after a crash involving two tractor-trailer trucks.

Tractor-trailer crash closes Interstate 70 westbound in Washington County

PennDOT reports that the crash occurred between Exit 11/Taylorstown at Route 221 and Exit 6/Claysville.

2 weeks ago

One flown to hospital after two-car crash in Washington County

State police from Belle Vernon responded to the crash, which was reported at 8:25 a.m. on Route 40 near Maiden Street.

2 weeks ago

 Jeff Fetty (right) and his assistant, Lucas Warner, after the installation of their three-horse sculpture at the Old Mill Shopping Center in South Strabane.

Wild horses, forged in steel

Renowned West Virginia blacksmith Jeff Fetty creates a trio of steel horses to bring a bit of wildness to a South Strabane shopping center.

3 weeks ago

 Former Pa. Rep Jesse White with his wife Eileen and son Atticus last year.

Ex-Pa. Rep. Jesse White's mother sues him, claiming credit card fraud

Mr. White, 36, of Cecil, said his mother opened the credit account for him more than 10 years ago to help him establish his law practice.

3 weeks ago

Washington county teen charged in death of his girlfriend's father

Eighteen-year-old shoots girlfriend’s father to death Friday morning in Washington, Pa., following domestic dispute, police said.

3 weeks ago

 Washington Police Lt. Dan Stanek, left, speaks as Washington County District Attorney Eugene Vittone looks on during a press conference today.  Police say Jerald Thompson, 18, shot and killed his girlfriend's father, Gerred Price, 42, following an argument.

Boyfriend charged in fatal shooting of girlfriend's father in Washington County

The shooting took place about 3:30 a.m. in the 400 block of Addison Street, Washington County officials confirmed.

3 weeks ago

 Former state Rep. Jesse White.

Former state representative Jesse White's mother sues him, claims credit card fraud

The mother says Mr. White forged her signature to cash credit line checks and made numerous charges.

3 weeks ago

Suspect arrested in armed robbery at Washington County ATM

McDonald police said Charles Thomas was armed with a knife when he walked up to the woman and ordered her to give him the money.

4 weeks ago

 Emergency vehicles and others leave a Range Resources natural gas well rig that had caught fire at the Elizabeth Gell pad in North Strabane, Washington County.

Firefighters extinguish gas well fire in Washington County

The fire was reported about 5:15 p.m. in North Strabane.

4 weeks ago

Inmate found dead in Washington County jail cell

The coroner said a guard found the 31-year-old inmate, who had apparently hanged himself while in lockdown, at 7:39 p.m. and performed CPR.

4 weeks ago

 The California University Vulcans football team takes the field for its final game of the 2014 season against Lock Haven.

Cal U investigation recommends changes to school’s ‘football culture’

Geraldine Jones, interim president of California University of Pennsylvania, said she’ll implement three of 32 recommendations immediately.

4 weeks ago


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