As Pennsylvania’s new coronavirus cases fall to October lows and vaccinations steadily rise in Westmoreland County, grief triggered by loss during the pandemic continues to linger within the community.
Mental Health America (MHA) of Southwestern PA held its virtual Innovations event April 29, and the recipients of the annual awards exemplify this year’s theme of “The Road to Resilience.”
Local Union 1537 United Steelworkers and its units are scheduled to hold their monthly meetings Thursday, May 20, at Huber Hall in Latrobe. Unit 1551 will hold its meeting at 4 p.m., with the Local Union 1537 meeting to begin at 4:30 p.m. All members and retirees are invited to attend.
Westmoreland County added just seven new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases Monday, marking the first day this year with fewer than 10 new cases reported, according to Pennsylvania Department of Health data.
Westmoreland County voters can head to the polls to cast their ballots in today’s primary election or deposit completed mail-in ballots in the drop box at the Westmoreland County Courthouse in Greensburg until 8 p.m.
Police are investigating the deaths of a man and woman fatally shot Monday at a Penn Township home as homicides, and authorities are still seeking suspects after a Toyota Tacoma truck taken from the scene was discovered abandoned hours later in Manor.
Two current members of Ligonier Borough Council are running unopposed in the May 18 primary election to earn their respective parties’ nominations to compete in November for four available four-year terms on borough council.
With six- and four-year terms on the Ligonier Township Board of Supervisors up for election this fall, only two candidates filed petitions to appear on ballots for the May 18 primary.
Westmoreland County voters who received their mail-in ballots for the May 18 primary election over the weekend should drop their completed ballots off at the Westmoreland County Courthouse in Greensburg rather than returning them by mail, county elections officials advised.
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Westmoreland County maintenance manager David Forkey announced the following tentative work plan for the week of May 17. All maintenance activities are conducted on a weather-permitting basis. Motorists should drive with caution throughout …
Due to technical difficulties, the company that provides real estate transfers could not get the information to us this week. Westmoreland County Real Estate Transfers will be updated and run in next week's Bulletin Weekend. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Westmoreland County added fewer than 50 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases for the fourth time in five days on Thursday, according to Pennsylvania Department of Health data.
Ligonier Borough Council’s public safety and public works committees will study and present a recommendation next month for potentially reducing the speed limit on side streets.
The Westmoreland County Commissioners on Thursday formally applied for more than $105.3 million in federal Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds, part of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan approved by Congress in March.
Bishop Larry J. Kulick will celebrate Mass at St. Vincent Basilica Parish in Unity Township at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, May 16, as his “Mass around the Diocese” tour continues.
The Youngstown Whitney Volunteer Fire Department responded to 34 calls for assistance in the month of April. The incidents included eight fire alarm activations, six structure fires, six motor vehicle accidents, six medical assists, two trees down, one dumpster fire, one brush fire, one wate…
Registered Republicans in Ligonier Borough will soon face a decision over who will be their party’s candidate for mayor: a twenty-year incumbent who has overseen economic and technological changes in the valley, or a newcomer who seeks to bridge the generational gap between the youth and sen…
Nine Ligonier Valley School Board candidates will appear on both Democratic and Republican ballots in the upcoming May 18 primary election.
Westmoreland County added 138 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in three days over the weekend as its seven-day average for daily new cases slipped to 45.14, according to Pennsylvania Department of Health data.
Westmoreland County added 45 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases Wednesday, according to Pennsylvania Department of Health data, bringing the county’s total since the start of the pandemic to 33,471.
Simba and Nala are reminding residents to mark their calendars as the Lloydsville Volunteer Fire Department is holding its 2021 rabies clinic 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 15, at its Dickens Street station. Shots are $10 for both dogs and cats. Dr. Constance Donovan of Ligonier will be administe…
New Alexandria Borough Council held a moment of silence at the start of Wednesday’s meeting to remember beloved Mayor Dottie Bacher, who passed away Friday.
Gov. Tom Wolf announced Wednesday that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will invest $10 million in state grant funds benefiting 12 Pennsylvania airports, including funding for improvements at Arnold Palmer Regional Airport.
Starting this month, Star Chevrolet Nissan Volvo of Greensburg is rebranding as Delaney Chevrolet Nissan Volvo Cars of Greensburg to reflect the dealership’s inclusion in the Delaney Automotive Group.
PennDOT District 12 announced planned single-lane restrictions of Route 906 in Rostraver Township between Riverview Drive and Donner Avenue. The restrictions will begin at 7 p.m. today (Thursday) and will continue until 6 a.m. Friday.
DERRY, Pa. (AP) — A defense attorney says a homicide charge should be dismissed against a man accused of killing a sleeping woman by firing several shots into a western Pennsylvania home in the mistaken belief that someone inside was part of a botched drug deal.
The Derry Area baseball team celebrates after securing its fifth section championship in program history — and first since 1992 — courtesy of a 2-1 victory against Deer Lakes during a Tuesday afternoon battle of teams that were tied atop WPIAL Class 3A, Section 3. See story and another photo…
Westmoreland County added 79 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases Tuesday after experiencing its smallest daily case increase this year on Monday with just 18 new cases reported, according to Pennsylvania Department of Health data.
Arnold Palmer Regional Airport is putting the finishing touches on a Shop ‘n Save Westmoreland County Airshow unlike anyone in the area has seen.
Property owners in Greater Latrobe School District can anticipate another increase to their property tax bills as school board members mull a 2021-22 general fund budget proposal that includes a recommendation to increase the real estate tax millage rate for a fifth straight year.
Pennsylvania Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward, R-Hempfield, revealed in an interview Tuesday with Marty Griffin on KDKA News Radio that she was diagnosed with breast cancer in December and has been undergoing treatment.
In 2020, Ligonier Township officials and administrative staff juggled lost revenue and increased expenses during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Voters in Pennsylvania’s 59th Legislative District have the opportunity to select the district’s next representative in Harrisburg in a special election that corresponds with the municipal primary on May 18.
The southbound lane of Ligonier Street over the Loyalhanna Creek heading towards Latrobe’s downtown area will be closed for several months starting May 17 as the Brewery Bridge replacement project begins.
Taxpayers in Ligonier Valley School District aren’t expected to see any increase in their school property tax millage rate based on proposed general fund budget for the 2021-22 school year approved Monday by the district’s school board.
State police have charged a 22-year-old Johnstown man with exchanging explicit photographs with a Derry Township girl in 2018 and 2019.
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