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Family wants man's body exhumed

Family wants man's body exhumed

- CHAUNCEY ROSS

The mother of an Armagh-area man who died in December has challenged the ruling by the Indiana County coroner that her son died by suicide.

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INSIDE INDIANA: Cathy, Patrick, Tim, soup, tacos, etc. INSIDE INDIANA: Cathy, Patrick, Tim, soup, tacos, etc.
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Area poet Cathy Gould is celebrating love with a reprint of her book “Just Because,” just in time for Valentine’s Day. [Read More]
Fundraising talent show competition set for April Fundraising talent show competition set for April
21 hours ago - - ELLEN MATIS
Do you have the best act, performance or trick in Indiana County? [Read More]
Woman crowned Queen of Hearts for 100th birthday Woman crowned Queen of Hearts for 100th birthday
21 hours ago -
Mary Sibley, of Clymer, was recently crowned the Queen of Hearts at the Two Lick Valley Social Center as part of a celebration for her 100th birthday. [Read More]
Arts council plans fundraising raffle Arts council plans fundraising raffle
21 hours ago -
The Indiana Arts Council has announced a fundraising raffle with art and artisan luxuries worthy of a 40th-anniversary celebration. [Read More]
Special reception planned for Clay Special reception planned for Clay
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Vaughn Clay, Indiana University of Pennsylvania art professor emeritus, will be honored at a free public reception from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday on the first floor Atrium of IUP’s new College of Humanities and Social Sciences Building. [Read More]
Independent review of reassessment process 'mixed' Independent review of reassessment process 'mixed'
2 days ago - - RANDY WELLS
An Arizona company’s independent review of Indiana County’s controversial property reassessment suggested some steps could have improved the update of real estate values. [Read More]
Commissioners ask for more time on reassessment Commissioners ask for more time on reassessment
2 days ago - - RANDY WELLS
A certification of 2015 land values reached during Indiana County’s on-going property reassessment might not come for another 100 days. [Read More]
WHITE TOWNSHIP: $30,000 grant secured for dog park at Getty Heights WHITE TOWNSHIP: $30,000 grant secured for dog park at Getty Heights
2 days ago - - MARGARET WEAVER
Officials have announced that White Township will receive a $30,000 grant that will help fund a dog park at Getty Heights Park. [Read More]
100 years ago, mine tragedy shook county 100 years ago, mine tragedy shook county
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
ERNEST — It was a Friday in midwinter — 100 years ago today — that would end as the most tragic in Indiana County history. [Read More]
'Ape' production slated on campus 'Ape' production slated on campus
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The Lively Arts will present “The Hairy Ape” on Feb. 18-21 and Feb. 24-27, on the Waller Hall Mainstage, IUP. [Read More]

All Indiana Sports News

 
ON CAMPUS: Reed does it all for American ON CAMPUS: Reed does it all for American
21 hours ago -
Jesse Reed doesn’t focus much attention on achieving personal accolades on the basketball court. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Stapleton earns academic honor IUP BASKETBALL: Stapleton earns academic honor
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IUP’s Leslie Stapleton was named to the College Sports Information Director of America Academic All-District Women’s Basketball team Thursday. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Bobcats finish their business HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Bobcats finish their business
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Although Blairsville already wrapped up its fourth consecutive Heritage Conference girls’ basketball title on Tuesday, the Bobcats still had some unfinished business to attend to prior to the start of the postseason. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY: Beaver ends Indiana's streak HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY: Beaver ends Indiana's streak
21 hours ago -
Two PIHL Division 2 Class B hockey teams riding hot streaks met at the S&T Bank Arena on Thursday, and Beaver rallied from an early deficit and buried Indiana, 6-3. [Read More]
AROUND THE AREA: Indiana sets youth signups AROUND THE AREA: Indiana sets youth signups
21 hours ago -
Registration for the Indiana’s Youth Legion baseball teams will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the American Legion on Philadelphia Street. Players ages 13 to 15 are eligible to play. There is no fee to register. [Read More]
HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Homer-Center claims Heritage Conference title
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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: Homer-Center claims Heritage Conference title
2 days ago - - CARLY KROUSE, JAMES J. NESTOR
The Homer-Center Wildcats claimed their third straight Heritage Conference title Wednesday in a game against the Saltsburg Trojans. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Defense helps Crimson Hawks rally for another win IUP BASKETBALL: Defense helps Crimson Hawks rally for another win
2 days ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
CLARION — The IUP Crimson Hawks won 12 straight games with really good offense. Credit the defense with No. 13. [Read More]
IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks women dominate in road victory IUP BASKETBALL: Hawks women dominate in road victory
2 days ago - - JUSTIN GERWICK
CLARION — After losing three consecutive road games, the IUP women’s basketball team saw a trip to Clarion as an opportunity to turn things around. [Read More]
Indiana football coach gets his dream job Indiana football coach gets his dream job
2 days ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
When he was 18 years old and a senior at Indiana High School, JohnAllen Snyder told his position coach that someday he would be the Indians’ head coach. [Read More]
Tickets on sale for Indiana game
2 days ago -
Tickets for Indiana’s WPIAL Class AAA first-round boys’ basketball playoff game at Plum High School against West Mifflin will be on sale starting Friday in the athletic office. [Read More]

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Indiana merchants alerted to possible fake $100 bills Indiana merchants alerted to possible fake $100 bills
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Downtown Indiana on Thursday alerted the members of the business and merchants group to be alert for possible counterfeit $100 bills that recently have shown up in neighboring counties. [Read More]
Fire around chimney causes $40,000 in damages Fire around chimney causes $40,000 in damages
21 hours ago -
Damage is estimated at $40,000 in an early-morning fire Thursday at a three-story house along Hazley Lane in White Township. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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Indiana University of Pennsylvania police said they observed an intoxicated female being dragged along the sidewalk of the 400 block of Pratt Drive by two other people at 2:04 a.m. Thursday. [Read More]
ACCIDENTS ACCIDENTS
21 hours ago -
One person was hurt in a two-vehicle crash at 7:56 p.m. Tuesday on Mulligan Hill Road south of Hood Road. [Read More]
Police: Man held girl as collateral
21 hours ago -
BROWNSVILLE (AP) — Police said a Pennsylvania man kept a 15-year-old girl in shackles as collateral for a loan to her father. [Read More]
Cleveland mayor apologizes for billing family of Tamir Rice Cleveland mayor apologizes for billing family of Tamir Rice
21 hours ago -
CLEVELAND — The mayor of Cleveland apologized Thursday to the family of Tamir Rice, a black 12-year-old boy fatally shot by a white Cleveland police officer, for the city having sent the administrator of the boy's estate a “decedent's last dying expense” claim of $500 for ambulance services. [Read More]
Judge: Cosby's wife must give deposition Judge: Cosby's wife must give deposition
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BOSTON — A federal judge in Massachusetts ruled Thursday that Bill Cosby’s wife must give a deposition in a defamation lawsuit against the comedian, but said she can refuse to answer questions about private marital conversations. [Read More]
Child porn offender faces new charges
21 hours ago -
GLENWILLARD (AP) — Authorities said a Pennsylvania man violated his probation for possessing child pornography by running a business that produced videos of youth sporting events. [Read More]
Lawyer: Street defended herself
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street said she was defending herself during a December fight with her father and will demand a jury trial on domestic violence and assault charges. [Read More]
Girl pleads guilty to plotting mom's death Girl pleads guilty to plotting mom's death
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ALLENTOWN (AP) — A 14-year-old Pennsylvania girl accused of plotting with her soldier boyfriend to kill her mother pleaded guilty Thursday in a deal with prosecutors. [Read More]

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Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 12 Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 12
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Feb. 11, 2016: [Read More]
ENGAGEMENT: Rebecca Schweigert and Zackary Hunter ENGAGEMENT: Rebecca Schweigert and Zackary Hunter
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Frank and Beverly Schweigert, of Blairsville, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Rebecca Schweigert, of Latrobe, to Zackary Hunter, also of Latrobe. [Read More]
ENGAGEMENT: Jacquelyn Fritz and Steven Douglass ENGAGEMENT: Jacquelyn Fritz and Steven Douglass
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Jacquelyn Fritz and Steven Douglass, both of Indiana, have announced their engagement. [Read More]
IUP announces December graduates from area IUP announces December graduates from area
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The following area students have completed requirements for graduation from Indiana University of Pennsylvania as of December. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 11 Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 11
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Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today ... [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
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Indiana Regional Medical Center, Feb. 10, 2016 [Read More]
HONOR ROLL: Saltsburg Middle/Senior High School HONOR ROLL: Saltsburg Middle/Senior High School
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The following students have been named to the honor roll for the second quarter at Saltsburg Middle/Senior High School. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 10 Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 10
3 days ago -
Be sure to wish a happy birthday to these Gazette readers when you see them today: [Read More]
HOSPITAL NOTES HOSPITAL NOTES
3 days ago -
Indiana Regional Medical Center, Feb. 9, 2016: [Read More]

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Cases prompt bill extending time for charges Cases prompt bill extending time for charges
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DENVER — A Colorado House committee on Thursday unanimously approved a bill prompted by claims against Bill Cosby that would double a 10-year statute of limitations for seeking charges in sexual assault cases. [Read More]
41-day standoff in Oregon ends in peaceful surrender 41-day standoff in Oregon ends in peaceful surrender
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BURNS, Ore. — The last four armed occupiers of an Oregon wildlife refuge shouted, argued and raved for all the world to hear. [Read More]
Some attorney general staff unhappy at vote Some attorney general staff unhappy at vote
21 hours ago -
HARRISBURG (AP) — The spokesman for Attorney General Kathleen Kane is acknowledging that some agency employees are disappointed their boss wasn’t ordered removed from office by the state Senate. [Read More]
Ex-president's lawsuits target Penn State, Sandusky report Ex-president's lawsuits target Penn State, Sandusky report
21 hours ago -
Penn State’s ex-president has sued the university, saying it reneged on an agreement they struck when he stepped down, and filed another claiming former FBI director Louis Freeh defamed him through a blisteringly critical report about how the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal was handled. [Read More]
CAMPAIGN 2016: Clinton, Sanders the same, yet different, in debate CAMPAIGN 2016: Clinton, Sanders the same, yet different, in debate
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MILWAUKEE — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders vigorously agreed. Except when they didn’t. [Read More]
WHO: Possible Zika vaccines months away from broad trials WHO: Possible Zika vaccines months away from broad trials
21 hours ago -
GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization says possible Zika vaccines are at least 18 months away from large-scale trials. [Read More]
Diplomats aim for temporary Syria truce in a week Diplomats aim for temporary Syria truce in a week
21 hours ago -
MUNICH — Diplomats agreed Friday to work toward a temporary “cessation of hostilities” in Syria's civil war within a week, although efforts to secure a lasting cease-fire fell short. [Read More]
OneJet adding Pittsburgh flights
21 hours ago -
IMPERIAL (AP) — OneJet has named Pittsburgh a “focus city” and plans to add daily flights to Hartford, Connecticut and four other cities. [Read More]
Police: Man held girl as collateral
21 hours ago -
BROWNSVILLE (AP) — Police said a Pennsylvania man kept a 15-year-old girl in shackles as collateral for a loan to her father. [Read More]
County sues phone service providers
21 hours ago -
BUTLER (AP) — Butler County has filed a $10.9 million lawsuit against 15 telephone service providers for not billing and collecting 911 assessment charges. [Read More]

All Reader Letters and Gazette Editorials

 
Letter to the editor: Council should work on needs, not wants Letter to the editor: Council should work on needs, not wants
21 hours ago -
During the past couple weeks there have been a number of letters to the editor concerning the priorities of the so-called new council. It appears that council’s priorities are what can be referred to as wants and do not necessarily meet the true needs of this community. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Special thanks given to staff of VNA, IRMC Letter to the editor: Special thanks given to staff of VNA, IRMC
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Recently, my father passed away at age 90. He had been suffering from dementia for the last three years and I was his caregiver during that time. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Not all endorsements what they seem to be Letter to the editor: Not all endorsements what they seem to be
21 hours ago -
I recently received a political mailing from Rep. Bill Shuster stating that he is supported by Congressman Mark Meadows from North Carolina. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Proud of involvement in Indiana Theater Letter to the Editor: Proud of involvement in Indiana Theater
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This is in response to the Jan. 20 story regarding Amplify Church taking over the lease at the Indiana Theater. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Kind deed appreciated Letter to the Editor: Kind deed appreciated
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On Friday, Jan. 29, around 2 p.m. while checking out at Walmart, I dropped a money clip with a significant amount of money attached. It wasn’t until the next day that I noticed the money clip missing. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: It's all about cheap labor Letter to the Editor: It's all about cheap labor
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In response to Dan Majernik’s Jan. 18 letter regarding western Pennsylvania’s work ethic, it is a “lost” legacy. What decade/century are you living in, sir? [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Be a fact-checker in GOP race in 9th Letter to the editor: Be a fact-checker in GOP race in 9th
1 week ago -
While our mailboxes are still relatively free of campaign clutter, I have an urgent word of advice to voters in the 9th Congressional District: Check the facts. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: Mudslinging vs. facts in GOP race in 9th Letter to the editor: Mudslinging vs. facts in GOP race in 9th
1 week ago -
There have been several letters in your paper recently unfairly attacking Congressman Bill Shuster. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: A doctor's sound advice on antibiotic use Letter to the Editor: A doctor's sound advice on antibiotic use
1 week ago -
Recently, I was standing in line at Walmart and overheard the following conversation: “That doctor’s appointment was a waste of time and $25. I feel miserable, and all he did was lecture to me about the evils of prescribing unnecessary antibiotics.” [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Pies and Petitions to assist election challengers Letter to the Editor: Pies and Petitions to assist election challengers
1 week ago -
Attention, Indiana County Republicans. The best pie bakers in Indiana County have stepped forward to help three candidates get their names on the primary election ballot. [Read More]
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