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Youghiogheny River at Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania

Great Allegheny Passage bridge over the Youghiogheny River at Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania.


Man's Body Found At Ohiopyle State Park

DUNBAR, Pa. (AP) – Officials say a man’s body has been found near a popular whitewater rafting area of the Lower Youghiogheny River.

Ohiopyle State Park manager Ken Bisbee tells The Tribune-Review that the body was found shortly after 1:30 p.m. 115 more words


Surviving the Yough

The Yough, short for Youghiogheny River, is a 134-mile-long tributary of the Monongahela River which passes through West Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. Myself and 6 other family member decided to attempt to ride the piece that goes through Ohiopyle State Park in Pennsylvania – specifically the “Lower Yough”. 1,073 more words


Man Drowns In Yough River Near Belle Vernon

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — An 18-year-old man drowned in the Youghiogheny River in Westmoreland County Saturday.

The coroner says Dallas Kennedy was swimming at Smithton Beach in Belle Vernon, when he went under the water. 102 more words


Body Pulled From Yough River Identified As Missing Charleroi Man

PERRY TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Crews spent Wednesday night and early Thursday morning searching for a man who disappeared in the Youghiogheny River.

Josh McKenna, 26, of Charleroi, went missing near the Layton Road area of the river in Perry Township, Fayette County. 70 more words