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Seven years after his father's death in the line of duty, Joseph J. Pokorny addresses fellow cadets as they join the ranks of the Pennsylvania State Police.
Government, Public Safety
A winter storm warning remains in effect through this afternoon for much of Western PA, so keep checking with Patch for travel advisories and local conditions. Using a mobile device? Switch to our desktop version to see the live blog.
Police & Fire
PennDOT traffic cameras show fire trucks on the scene of Wednesday night's crash. For northbound commuters, it's the second traffic-snarled rush hour in as many nights.
Police & Fire, Holiday Guide
If the snow can't keep you at home, read and heed these reminders from Pennsylvania State Police in Moon before getting behind the wheel.
No storm-related deaths have been reported in Western Pennsylvania as of Tuesday.
Government, Police & Fire, Schools, Business
National Hurricane Center forecasters warn against underestimating Hurricane Sandy. In Western PA, residents now are under a high wind warning as well as a flood watch.
Douglas and Kristen Barbour, through their attorney, deny the charges.
Police & Fire, Volunteers in the News, Local Connections
Officers and Special Olympics athletes from Western PA will meet customers and seek donations during the dinner hour Saturday at Red Robin restaurants in Cranberry, Robinson and elsewhere.
Latest arrest comes hours after Northern Regional Police officers arrest a 17-year-old at a home on Sandy Hill Road.
Police & Fire, Business
West View Water Crews remain on the scene.
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