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Fiancee tried to arrange hitman, police say

Fiancee tried to arrange hitman, police say

An Indiana attorney was the target of a hit-for-hire plot in which his fiancee offered $80,000 for his death, according to court papers filed by Indiana Borough Police.

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INSIDE INDIANA: Seuss, trivia, Delphis, trails, St. Patty's INSIDE INDIANA: Seuss, trivia, Delphis, trails, St. Patty's
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Everyone is invited to celebrate Dr. Seuss at a special event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Indiana Free Library. [Read More]
Senior driving education courses scheduled
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Seniors for Safe Driving, which holds highway safety education programs for drivers 55 years of age and older, has scheduled the following one-day refresher classes at St. Andrew’s Village in White Township: [Read More]
Kindergarten registration set
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SALTSBURG — Saltsburg Elementary School in the Blairsville-Saltsburg School District will hold kindergarten registration April 11 at the school, 199 Trojan Lane, Conemaugh Township. [Read More]
Recovery/remembrance walk set
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BLAIRSVILLE — The first annual Recovery and Remembrance Walk will be held from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 6 at the Blairsville Community Center Park, 101 N. East Lane, Blairsville. [Read More]
WHITE TOWNSHIP: Supervisors buy land adjacent to township building WHITE TOWNSHIP: Supervisors buy land adjacent to township building
1 day ago - - SEAN YODER
The White Township supervisors on Wednesday approved the purchase of an acre of property next to the municipal building. [Read More]
Unseasonable weather means early emergence of insects Unseasonable weather means early emergence of insects
1 day ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
It’s Feb. 23. The dead of winter should still be in sight, albeit in the rearview mirror. [Read More]
Outreach program held at Fox's Pizza Outreach program held at Fox's Pizza
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As part of a Seeds of Faith Christian Academy outreach project, students got to hang out with the team at Fox's Pizza in Indiana on Wednesday. [Read More]
Works of Vanessa German on display at IUP Works of Vanessa German on display at IUP
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“Here is for Dreaming: Vanessa German” is on exhibit through March 9 in Kipp Gallery at Sprowls Hall on the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus. [Read More]
INDIANA COUNTY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER INDIANA COUNTY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER
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Every Thursday, get the Gazette's complete listing of concerts, films, theater, music, dance and other performing arts. It's all one click away in the entertainment center. [Read More]
4-H members attend leader forum 4-H members attend leader forum
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The Indiana County 4-H program was represented at the recent State 4-H Leader Forum held at Penn State University. [Read More]

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Tickets on sale for IUP playoff games Tickets on sale for IUP playoff games
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Tickets for IUP’s games Wednesday in the quarterfinal round of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference men’s and women’s basketball tournament doubleheader on Wednesday are on sale at the KCAC box office. [Read More]
Bishop Guilfoyle ousts Homer-Center Bishop Guilfoyle ousts Homer-Center
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ALTOONA — Third-seeded Bishop Guilfoyle jumped out to an 11-point first-quarter lead and then never let off the throttle in an 80-59 win over visiting Homer-Center in a District 6 Class 2A playoff game. [Read More]
Lions upset Mo Valley Lions upset Mo Valley
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HOUTZDALE — Luke Means drilled a 3-pointer late to cap a fourth-quarter comeback and propel seventh-seeded United to a thrilling 50-47 upset over second-seeded Moshannon Valley in the quarterfinals of the District 6 Class 2A boys’ basketball playoffs Thursday. [Read More]
Tickets on sale for Indiana game Tickets on sale for Indiana game
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Tickets for the Indiana boys’ WPIAL Class 4A basketball quarterfinal-round playoff game will be on sale today until 2 p.m. at the high school office. [Read More]
Indians clinch second place Indians clinch second place
2 hours ago - - JOE BACCAMAZZI
Signs throughout S&T Bank Arena explicitly discourage fans from engaging in disruptive behavior, such as throwing objects onto the ice. [Read More]
Clymer splits with Butler
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CLYMER — The Clymer B team defeated Butler, 1,158 to 1,153, in an Allegheny Valley 3 Position Rifle League match on Friday. [Read More]
Another win puts record in reach for Crimson Hawks Another win puts record in reach for Crimson Hawks
1 day ago - - TONY COCCAGNA
The 2016-17 version of the IUP Crimson Hawks has a chance to do something special. [Read More]
Division title remains up for grabs Division title remains up for grabs
1 day ago - - MATTHEW BURGLUND
Wednesday was technically Senior Night at the KCAC. But with only underclassmen on the roster, the IUP women’s basketball team was interested in celebrating something else. [Read More]
Indians prevail in overtime, advance to WPIAL quarterfinals Indians prevail in overtime, advance to WPIAL quarterfinals
1 day ago - - DUSTIN FILLOY
MONROEVILLE — The basketball gods finally gave Indiana its due Wednesday night, and for once, the Indians prevailed in a heart-stopper. [Read More]
Bobcats turn out lights on Wildcats Bobcats turn out lights on Wildcats
1 day ago - - CARLY KROUSE
CENTER TOWNSHIP — Wednesday night’s game at the HomerDome had a little bit of everything. [Read More]

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ACCIDENTS ACCIDENTS
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A motorist was injured Thursday when he swerved his vehicle to miss a horse standing in the middle of Johnston Road, according to state police. [Read More]
Firefighters respond to blaze at rental
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Firefighters respond to blaze at rental
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Fast action by an Indiana landlord saved time for volunteer firefighters Wednesday afternoon, when a fire started on the outside wall of a rental house at 37 N. Fifth St. [Read More]
Man charged in fatal accident Man charged in fatal accident
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State police filed homicide by vehicle charges Wednesday against a New Alexandria man for his part in a vehicle accident in October that claimed the life of a Blairsville woman. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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A Home man faces charges after state police said he left his 4-year-old son unattended. [Read More]
AG: Kane legal bills cost $3.6 million AG: Kane legal bills cost $3.6 million
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HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s top prosecutor estimates that legal bills stemming from his convicted predecessor’s actions cost about $3.6 million. [Read More]
Police: Man exposed himself to Amish kids Police: Man exposed himself to Amish kids
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LEOLA (AP) — Police in Lancaster County are investigating a series of indecent exposure incidents. [Read More]
Documents: After shooting, Roof approached second black church Documents: After shooting, Roof approached second black church
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Because he had to leave his day job late, the pastor of a South Carolina church canceled his weekly Bible study class. That move may have averted a second round of deadly shootings after nine worshippers had been killed at another black church. [Read More]
Three suspects held for trial in armed robbery on campus Three suspects held for trial in armed robbery on campus
2 days ago - - CHAUNCEY ROSS
CLYMER — Three men have been ordered to stand trial on allegations that they staged a drug sale in order to rob a man of his cash and some marijuana in an Indiana University of Pennsylvania dormitory. [Read More]
POLICE LOG POLICE LOG
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State police reported Joshua Sprock, of Derry, argued with and shoved a 28-year-old Derry woman during a confrontation on Jan. 3 at 119 Old Route 217. [Read More]
ACCIDENT ACCIDENT
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Adam D. Drylie, 22, of Shelocta, was not hurt when his SUV struck an embankment Monday along Route 286 near Old Route 56, state police said. [Read More]

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Gazette readers' birthdays: Feb. 24 Gazette readers' birthdays: Feb. 24
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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. 23, 2017 [Read More]
BIRTH: Mary Eliane Newsome BIRTH: Mary Eliane Newsome
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Mary Eliane Newsome, daughter of Kimberly E. Newsome, of Glen Campbell, was born Feb. 7, 2017, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 23 Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 23
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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. 22, 2017: [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 22: Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 22:
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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. 21, 2017: [Read More]
WEDDING: Michelle Matko and David Buterbaugh WEDDING: Michelle Matko and David Buterbaugh
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Michelle Kay Matko and David Alan Buterbaugh, of Indiana, were wed Dec. 31, 2016. [Read More]
Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 21: Gazette readers' birthdays, Feb. 21:
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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. 20, 2017: [Read More]

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Official: Trump adviser asked FBI to dispute Russia reports Official: Trump adviser asked FBI to dispute Russia reports
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WASHINGTON — White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump’s campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the election, a White House official said. [Read More]
Malaysia: VX nerve agent killed outcast North Korean scion
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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia — The poison used to kill the estranged half brother of North Korea’s leader at a crowded air terminal in Malaysia last week was the banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent, police said Friday. [Read More]
Protesters cleared from Dakota Access pipeline camp Protesters cleared from Dakota Access pipeline camp
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CANNON BALL, N.D. — Authorities cleared a protest camp where opponents of the Dakota Access oil pipeline had gathered for the better part of a year, searching tents and huts and arresting dozens of holdouts who had defied a government order to leave. [Read More]
Iraq strikes Islamic State in Syria
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BAGHDAD — Iraq’s air force struck Islamic State targets inside Syria for the first time today as Iraqi troops on the ground pushed into western Mosul, the last major urban stronghold held by the Sunni militant group in Iraq. [Read More]
Man accused in rape, killing waives hearing
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DOYLESTOWN (AP) — A Pennsylvania man charged with raping, killing and dismembering his girlfriend’s 14-year-old daughter has waived his right to a preliminary hearing. [Read More]
Philly mayor: $5.7 million soda tax haul doubles projections
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney said the city's sweetened-beverage tax raised $5.7 million in January, more than double what city officials had projected. [Read More]
Son dies protecting mom at Subway shop where both worked Son dies protecting mom at Subway shop where both worked
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HOUSTON (AP) — Houston police say an 18-year-old sandwich shop employee was fatally shot as he tried to protect his mother during an attempted robbery at the store. [Read More]
Giffords to lawmakers: 'Have some courage' and meet lawmakers
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WASHINGTON — Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, who survived an assassination attempt, urged members of Congress to “have some courage” and face their constituents. [Read More]
Turnpike chairman to join gaming board
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HARRISBURG (AP) — The chairman of the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission is leaving to join the state’s casino regulatory agency. [Read More]
Conservatives get 'Once in a lifetime' opportunity Conservatives get 'Once in a lifetime' opportunity
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By JULIE BYKOWICZ and ANDREW TAYLOR [Read More]

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Letter to the editor: Injection wells, earthquakes and the DEP Letter to the editor: Injection wells, earthquakes and the DEP
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Citizens of Grant Township, Indiana County, have been faced with the possibility of having injection disposal wells for toxic gas waste imposed on them. Injection wells threaten drinking water supplies and have caused earthquakes in Ohio, Colorado and Oklahoma. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: The right side of history Letter to the editor: The right side of history
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Given recent national ICE raids, the Welcome Home group finds it necessary to address sanctuary status on behalf of local immigrants and international students who voiced their concerns to us. [Read More]
Letter to the editor: The politics of hate Letter to the editor: The politics of hate
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There are at least 10 neo-Nazi groups in the United States. These groups admire Hitler — and hate. They hate racial and ethnic minorities, gays and lesbians, Jews, Muslims and, sometimes, even Christians. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: KCAC should be venue of future games Letter to the Editor: KCAC should be venue of future games
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I attended the Heritage Conference championship games at the KCAC on Friday, Feb. 10. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Trump's actions on Mideast welcome Letter to the Editor: Trump's actions on Mideast welcome
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I would like to share with your readers the good feeling I had at noon Wednesday, Feb. 15, when I saw and heard our president’s news conference from the White House. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Library a key part of intentional living Letter to the Editor: Library a key part of intentional living
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In response to Terry Taylor’s Jan. 15 letter, “Value of intentional living”: [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Legal immigrants welcome, illegals not Letter to the Editor: Legal immigrants welcome, illegals not
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A Feb. 8 article in the Gazette, “Council urged to give support to immigrants,” caught my eye and touched a nerve. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Doing the right thing Letter to the Editor: Doing the right thing
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There are some very good and responsible young people out there. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: Basketball event at KCAC awesome Letter to the Editor: Basketball event at KCAC awesome
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Wow! What an awesome event — the Heritage Conference championship basketball games at the KCAC. [Read More]
Letter to the Editor: What's the best way of fixing the wrongs? Letter to the Editor: What's the best way of fixing the wrongs?
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When I was in grade school in Washington, D.C., I witnessed a bullying incident that is still vivid to me today. During lunchtime in the schoolyard a classmate was pushed up against the wall, threatened and punched. [Read More]
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