Pittsburgh man overdoses on anti-diarrhea medicine

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According to a recent release by the Allegheny County Medical Examiner, a Pittsburgh man has died of lopermide poisoning. Lopermide is an ingredient found in anti-diarrhea medicine, such as Imodium. The Medical Examiner released their findings Tuesday, and said Arjun Patel, 29, died in November in a home on Jamesboro Drive in Fox Chapel. According […]

North Allegheny security event canceled over trainer’s social media posts

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A local school district canceled an active shooter training event after concerns were raised about “inappropriate” social media posts by the company conducting the event. The Associated Press reports more than 260 parents had registered for the event planned by the North Allegheny School District. It was intended to show parents the type of security […]

Several cars line the streets for electronics recycling

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Several cars lined Route 21 in Greene County for an electronics recycling event Wednesday, much to a local representative’s surprise. Democratic Representative Pam Snyder shared video of the event to her Facebook page saying, “At first, I didn’t believe my staff when they told me that the cars were lined up out to Route 21 […]

PA State Police mourn passing of K-9 officer

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Pennsylvania State Police are mourning the loss of a retired K-9 officer. PSP announced Tuesday the passing of Pedro, a successful K-9 officer instrumental in drug detection. The PSP Canine Section regrets to announce the passing of retired canine Predo. A member of Team K9-56, he served as a drug detection canine from 2008-2015 in […]

Off-duty police officer brings AR to protest March For Our Lives

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A Rostraver police officer is in hot water after protesting a “March For Our Lives” event in Greensburg Frirday. Officer Martin Palla, who was off duty and in plain clothes, decided to open carry his assault rifle and stand on the street as students and supporters joined in a march dedicated to gun reform and […]