An autopsy revealed a Detroit area man killed in an Ellwood City shootout had suffered two gunshot wounds. Only one was a fatal hit.
Gov. Tom Corbett is ratcheting up pressure on the Legislature to reform the state's pension system by focusing on how often school districts use tax increases to offset costs.
Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety.
U.S. House members from Pennsylvania and their staff accepted 41 privately paid trips so far this year.
The New Castle school district has a new information technology director. At its meeting this week the board hired Emily Sanders of Cranberry Township to fill the position, left vacant by the retirement of Beth Barber.
The Neshannock Township supervisors this week agreed to refinance a 2011 bond issue.
ESB Financial Corp., parent company of ESB Bank, has announced an increase in earnings.
An army of blue, tie-dye-clad workers teemed around Ellwood City. They were part of the annual Carpenter Project.
Highmark and UPMC found one thing they agree on in their truce accord: Their ongoing feud, which has softened in recent weeks, will not affect services provided outside the greater Pittsburgh area. That area includes all of Mercer and Lawrence counties.
The Fracking Truth Alliance will meet Monday in New Wilmington. The session will begin at 7 p.m. at the Westminster Field Station, 937 Fayette-New Wilmington Road.