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Warning sirens accidentally activated at Pa. nuclear power plant

SHIPPINGPORT, Pa. (WKBN) – Warning sirens were accidentally activated at a Pennsylvania nuclear power plant Friday afternoon.

The Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station is located in Shippingport and borders the lower part of Columbiana County. 52 more words


Vehicle lands on top of man after crash

HANCOCK CO., Iowa – A Britt man was injured after his vehicle rolled on top of him in a crash Saturday.

According to the Iowa State Patrol, the crash happened Saturday around 10 p.m. 127 more words


Branstad talks economic development in Britt

BRITT, Iowa – It was only a short tour around the Hancock County Memorial Hospital, but it was  enough for Gov. Terry Branstad to see the renovations done since the last time he was here several years ago. 290 more words


Family of missing Maine Maritime student from Westbrook says he drowned - The Portland Press Herald / Maine Sunday Telegram

A Maine Maritime Academy student from Westbrook who disappeared in Orono two months ago drowned in the Penobscot River, his family said Monday.

The parents of David Breunig, a 21-year-old junior at the school in Castine, said that their son’s body was found Friday.


New program for interns in Hancock County

GARNER, Iowa – Taking an internship in a new community can be difficult.

The programs often don’t last long, but you still have to find a place to live. 208 more words


And the winner is...

Story by: Sydney Blankenship, staff writer
Photos by: Rose Yang, staff photographer

On February 8, Aaron Rush, 12, and Lily Erlewein, 12, were honored for being finalists in the Lilly Endowment Scholarship Award. 315 more words


Hancock County Historian Refutes Black Moon Manor

Paranormal tourism was a hot topic several years ago, and one location in particular attracted controversy and indignation before being torn down in 2012. I’m speaking, of course, of Indiana’s Black Moon Manor. 793 more words

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