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NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.-- Crossfit made it onto the spring schedule as a PE class at Westminster. Meet the assistant football coach teaching the course that's based on one of the toughest fitness trends sweeping the country.
PORTERSVILLE, Pa.-- Sub-zero temperatures and wind chill warnings have cancelled and delayed school days and made most people eager for spring. However, a group of hearty volunteers out to raise money for Lawrence County's Habitat for Humanity took on Mother Nature for the annual Douse for the House fundraiser at Moraine State Park in February.
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa.-- Another winter storm warning means getting the shovels, snow blowers, plows and ice melters ready. In many local communities, local ordinances require property owners to keep the public sidewalks clear of snow and ice or face a citation. That is the case for New Wilmington. WCN 24/7's Stephen Bendig breaks down the rules in our borough because when it snows you're required to shovel.
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Roman Catholic priest in western Pennsylvania has been placed on leave due to sexual misconduct allegations dating back more than three decades.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Gov. Tom Wolf says he wants to allow more Pennsylvania seniors to obtain health care in their home instead of a nursing facility.
NEW CASTLE, Pa. (AP) - A longtime writer and editor at the New Castle News has been named the western Pennsylvania newspaper's top editor.
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - The Westminster College women's and men's indoor track & field teams broke a total of six school records, including three conference records, as the Titans competed in the 2015 Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Indoor Track and Field Championships. The Titan women's team finished second with 110 points, while the Titan men's team placed third with 76 points. The championships took place at Youngstown State University's Watson and Tressel Training Site (WATTS).
MONROEVILLE, Pa. (AP) - The former head of a Pittsburgh-area hospice has been indicted on charges she used patients who weren't terminally ill to collect millions of dollars in false Medicare and Medicaid billings.
MONROEVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A suburban Pittsburgh mall's plan to ban minors who aren't accompanied by adults on weekend evenings takes effect nearly three weeks after the shooting that prompted it.
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