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Erie Bureau of Fire Inspector Mark Polanski helps investigate a fatal fire at 1248 West 11th St. in Erie, Pa
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August 12, 2019 - 11:23 am
Officials say a volunteer firefighter was the father of three of five children who died in a blaze at an all-night child care center in Erie.
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Paul Laughlin, 57, places stuffed animals on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019 outside a home at 1248 West 11th St. in Erie, Pa., where multiple people died in an early-morning fire
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August 11, 2019 - 4:45 pm
A morning fire in Pennsylvania killed five children and sent another person to the hospital
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August 11, 2019 - 3:59 pm
The state Supreme Court last month declined to grant Sandusky, 75, a chance to argue he deserves a new trial
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 Emergency responders pay their respect, joining thousands of mourners contribute candles, notes, flowers, and prayer to the spreading memorial at the Cielo Vista Walmart
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August 10, 2019 - 12:00 am
President Trump visits Dayton and El Paso, Nobel laureate Toni Morrison passed away, and more headlines from the past week:
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August 08, 2019 - 10:42 am
The National Weather Service has issued a Beach Hazard Statement for Lake Erie, saying there is a high swimming risk from wind, large waves and dangerous currents.
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August 07, 2019 - 1:41 pm
A Muslim woman was told to go back where she came from Tuesday after an encounter at the Sesame Street themed amusement park, Sesame Place in Langhorne, PA.
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Grandparent with grandchild
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Jennifer Bloodworth
August 05, 2019 - 11:05 am
KinConnector, a new resource for grandparents caring for grandchildren, will serve the growing population of Pennsylvanians raising their relatives’ kids amid the opioid epidemic.
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Democratic presidential debate
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August 03, 2019 - 12:34 pm
President Trump announces he will be in Beaver County next week, Democratic debates, and more:
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Tissy, a Maine Coon cat that was rescued by the Dawn family of East Brady, Pa., enjoys cooling off in the pool. Thursday. August 1, 2019. (Louis B. Ruediger/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review via AP)
August 01, 2019 - 5:50 pm
BRADYS BEND, Pa. (AP) — A cat in western Pennsylvania is bucking stereotypes with its love of swimming. Tissy is an orange Maine Coon who regularly cools off in the family pool in Bradys Bend Township, about 55 miles north of Pittsburgh. Sonny Herr tells the Tribune Review she rescued Tissy as a...
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PA Department of Military and Veterans Affairs
Andrew Limberg
August 01, 2019 - 5:03 pm
On Friday, A Pennsylvania World War II Veteran will celebrate his 100th birthday.
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