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3 teens identified in Derry Twp. ATV crash

State police at Greensburg have issued a report with additional information about the Derry Township ATV crash late Saturday night that sent two people to hospitals. More...

Special election set March 13 to fill Tim Murphy’s seat

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania will hold a special election March 13 to complete the term of disgraced Republican U.S. Rep. More...

General News

6 generations help 103-year-old celebrate birthday

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A Maine woman is turning 103 and she got to celebrate with her family — all six generations of it. Irene Chouinard of Lewiston turned 103 on Monday. More...

Man, 62, sentenced for killing bald eagle in Virginia

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man who admitted he shot a bald eagle and then ran it over several times with an all-terrain vehicle has been sentenced to a month of house arrest. The Virginian-Pilot reports 62-year-old Allen H.  More...

Teens charged with murder in highway rock incident

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Editorial

A very bad choice by Trump

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Kathleen Hartnett White is a bad choice to head the national Council on Environmental Quality. More...

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Campus Corner

Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic scholars attend leadership day at St. Vincent

A group of students from Cardinal Wuerl North Catholic High School attended a leadership day at St. Vincent College on Friday, Oct. 13. More...

IUP team receives $212K for cybersecurity education; Cybersecurity Day Thursday

A team of faculty from Indiana University of Pennsylvania received a grant of $212,000 from the National Security Agency to enhance cybersecurity education in western Pennsylvania. More...

Penn State laureate to bring ‘Face.Age’ exhibit to Penn State Fayette Nov. 8; free to public

Penn State Laureate Andrew Belser will present his multi-media exhibition, “Face.Age,” 12:15 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. More...

Sutton honored with Chamber’s Community Service Award

All four of the award recipients honored by the Greater Latrobe-Laurel Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce at its 72nd annual dinner and awards celebration Monday night at the Fred Rogers Center have one thing in common — they all do their part to ma More...

Latrobe Art Center director announces resignation

On the day the Latrobe Art Center was being honored by the Greater Latrobe-Laurel Valley Chamber of Commerce as the Non-Profit of the Year, Gabi Nastuck, it’s artistic director, announced on Facebook that she resigned from her position. More...

Local & State News

GLLV Community Service award well-deserved for Lester Sutton

Lester Sutton grew up with a mother who was a registered nurse, a lady who always served others.  Another big early influence in his life was Jack Holloway, his first Little League coach in Florida.  More...

Reminder about election policy

Candidates running in this November’s general election are reminded that they may submit information with a photo to the Bulletin before Oct. 25. Any information received after Oct. 25 will not be published. More...

State police vehicle involved in Route 982 crash Monday

A state police vehicle was involved in a crash at the intersection of Route 982 and Ligonier Street at the border of the City of Latrobe and Derry Township around 8:30 p.m. More...

World News

4-time Iditarod winner speaks about dog doping case

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Four-time Iditarod champion Dallas Seavey denied Monday that he administered banned drugs to his dogs in this year’s race and said he has withdrawn from the 2018 race in protest of the allegation.  “I h More...

Trump plans lunch with GOP senators as focus turns to taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump is planning lunch with GOP senators after sparring with several of them, as congressional Republicans turn to overhauling the tax code.  More...

Trump comments concern judge, loom over Bergdahl sentencing

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - President Donald Trump’s criticism of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has become a factor in the soldier’s sentencing as a military judge weighs the president’s impact on public perception of military justice.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor: With the dedication and commitment of thousands of volunteer host families, this summer was filled with new experiences and friendships for thousands of children from New York City’s low-income communities. More...

Sports

No. 7 DA draws 10th-seeded Shenango for WPIAL girls’ volleyball playoffs

The playoff fate is set for the Derry Area girls’ volleyball team. The Lady Trojans grabbed the No. 7 seed and will meet No. More...

IceCats can’t recover from slow start, fall to Shaler

The Greater Latrobe hockey team couldn’t recover from a slow start.  Shaler Area scored three times in the first period, and while the IceCats rallied within a goal, they couldn’t complete the comeback as the Titans defeated Greater More...

Even amid latest Bryant drama, Steelers control AFC North Division

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers laughed along with Martavis Bryant a week ago as the talented but erratic wide receiver downplayed reports he requested a trade. It’s not quite so funny anymore. More...

Entertainment

‘Speak American’: Students stage walkout over teacher remark

CLIFFSIDE PARK, N.J. (AP) — Students at a high school in a heavily Hispanic district have staged a walkout to protest a teacher’s comment that a Spanish-speaking student should instead “speak American.” More...

Sears, Whirlpool split after 100 years together

NEW YORK (AP) — Sears will no longer sell Whirlpool appliances, ending a business relationship that dates make more than 100 years. More...

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