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September 24, 2017

Run for fun: Healthy Kids Running Series returns

September 7, 2017

By JOSE NEGRON The Mon Valley Healthy Kids Running Series will open its fall season 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Palmer Park in Donora. The five-week program takes place in the spring and fall for […]

Monessen asbestos claim false

August 31, 2017

By KAYLIE MOORE As Monessen officials prepare to move city operations to the former Community Bank building, they encountered an unforeseen hurdle. Mayor Lou Mavrakis said an anonymous person contacted the state Department of […]

Charleroi Elks seek young members as it eyes future

August 31, 2017

By Taylor Brown Charleroi Elks Lodge 494 has been serving the community for more than a century. The nonpolitical organization comprises people devoted to serving their country and neighbors. Built in 1899, the lodge […]

Mid-Mon Valley COG gets another member

August 31, 2017

By Taylor Brown Fallowfield Township supervisors unanimously agreed Wednesday to join the resurrected Mid-Mon Valley Council of Governments. However, in doing so, supervisors Wilbur Caldwell, Bruce Smith and Earl Sadler additionally cleared the way […]

Boy hit while on bike dies of injuries

August 24, 2017

By Taylor Brown A 12-year-old boy died Tuesday from injuries suffered while riding his bicycle last week in Jefferson Township. Austin Norquist, a former Charleroi Area student, was struck by a motor vehicle in […]

Angry dad rips Ringgold over son’s eligibility

August 24, 2017

By KAYLIE MOORE Ringgold School Board on Wednesday heard from an angry parent regarding eligibility for fall sports. Roderick Wilson said athletic director Laura Grimm sent letters in mid-August to parents whose children – […]

McKeesport Area open Friday

August 24, 2017

By JEFF STITT McKeesport Area School District students to return to class Friday. The district anticipates approximately 3,500 students for the 2017-18 school year, about the same as last year, public relations specialist Kristen […]

Home invasion suspect jailed

August 24, 2017

By Taylor Brown A Charleroi man wanted in an alleged Aug. 7 home invasion in Speers is behind bars after two weeks on the lam. On Tuesday, Charleroi Regional Police arrested Daquan Rawls, 19. […]

Boat club no longer clogging locks

August 10, 2017

By Taylor Brown and Kaylie Moore The California Boat Club roof is no longer at the bottom of the Monongahela River. Flooding July 29 that raised the Monongahela River to 8 feet above […]

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