Washington



Two arrested in Canton burglary

The burglary occurred in the 2100 block of Belmont Avenue in Canton at about 1 p.m. Thursday, police said.

1 week ago


 Lianne Danko.

Ringgold High School latest to be rocked by sex scandal

A former guidance counselor from Rostraver has been charged with three counts of institutional sexual assault.

1 week ago


Washington County man charged in home improvement scam

Sean Patrick Yee, 54, of Washington, was arrested this morning and charged with theft by deception.

1 week ago


All incumbents renominated for Washington County commissioner

Democrats Larry Maggi and Harlan Shober and Republican Diana Irey Vaughan won nominations, along with Republican newcomer Mike McCormick.

1 week ago


Cecil zoning board tables deliberation on natural gas compressor station

The issue -- an application to build the compressor station on Route 980, near its intersection with Route 50.

1 week ago


Mount Washington man formally sentenced to death

Jordan Clemons, 26, of Mount Washington, was immediately handed over to the state Department of Corrections.

2 weeks ago


Samantha Bennett: Internet, for dummies

The Web has proven its worth as a rapid-fire spreader of phony conspiracy theories and outright stupidity.

2 weeks ago


 Jordan Clemons is escorted Thursday into the Washington County Courthouse, where the jury that convicted him in the killing of Karissa Kunco also decided to give him the death penalty.

Washington County jury returns with death penalty for Jordan Clemons

Clemons earlier this week was found guilty of first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his former girlfriend, Karissa Kunco.

2 weeks ago


Washington County jury to begin death sentence deliberations Thursday in fatal stabbing

The jury will decide if Jordan Clemons, guilty of killing former girlfriend Karissa Kunco, 21, of Baldwin Borough, gets the death penalty.

2 weeks ago


South Strabane police investigate death of a 17-month-old boy

Police said Michael Akopyan of South Strabane was pronounced dead in his Shawnee Drive home but an autopsy showed no signs of trauma.

2 weeks ago


Washington County jury finds man guilty of murder in stabbing death

Jordan Clemons was charged in connection with the death of Karissa Kunco, whose body was found on the side of a road in Washington County.

2 weeks ago


I-70 westbound re-opened after overturned tractor trailer snarls rush-hour traffic

No one was injured in the incident, which was reported shortly before 7:30 a.m. at Route 43 in Fallowfield, Washington County.

3 weeks ago


Several incumbents retiring from Washington County row offices

Few candidates face opposition in the primary.

3 weeks ago


Bethel Park man, 18, killed when car crashes into Monongahela business

Emergency crews were called at 1:35 a.m. for the crash on East Main Street.

3 weeks ago


 Karissa Kunco, who was found dead in Washington County.

Trial to begin today in Washington County stabbing death

More than three years after Karissa Kunco was found dead in Washington County, the trial will begin for her ex-boyfriend, Jordan Clemons.

3 weeks ago


Samantha Bennett: Squirrel assassin on the loose

Maybe I should have better things to do, but I’m worried about the furry corpses.

4 weeks ago



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