PLN 3.8.18

PLN 3.8.18 - District 8’s special election, a coach caught catfishing, a hydrochloric acid spill, fire at Papa J’s, a few silly crimes, the intersection of CTE and family court, a racist podcaster, and an outdoors gambling vacation.

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Papa Js

Papa Js GoFundMe

ShotSpotter Adam Smeltz

Hydrochloric Acid Spill

Allderdice Teacher

Nude Model

Stolen Pig

Casino Corridor

Coach Catfish

Racist Podcast

Divorce, CTE, Upper St. Clair

District 8 Special Election

PLN 3.1.18

It was a slow news week and that’s great news for you-- the listener. We cover Shannon Edwards previous psychotic break, the Church of AR-15s, a successful Steeler victim blaming, crime, debtor’s prisons, student protests, the teacher strike, and more.

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Shannon Underwood-Edwards

Pittsburgh Teachers Strike

Pittsburgh Teachers Strike 2

Strike Averted

Peduto $800k Toward Potholes

Missing Dog Found Safe in Pothole

Student Protests

Debtor’s Prisons

Point breeze Fire

Steelers Cyber Bully

AR-15 Cult Wedding

PLN 2.15.18

Pittsburgh Local News Podcast 2.15.18 - We talk fish frys, a pastor’s “enhanced counseling” techniques, kidnapping of the mother of a Pirate, an explosion at the JCC, gerrymandering, Act 47, and so much more!

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Fish Fry Map

Pastor Gregory

Maduro Dancing

Diaz Mother Kidnapping

Pirates Protest Venezuela

Coughlin’s Law

JCC Mysterious Package

Crawley @ Flugtag

Clairton v Monessen

Allderdice Fallout

Wolf Rejects GOP Map

Lamb Drawn Out of 18th

Act 47

Fire Chief Resigns

PLN 2.8.18

Outta’ control fist fights at local high schools, a turbulent Allegiant flight, multiple drug induced assaults, a peeping tom, bullying, the Supreme Court rules on PA gerrymandering, Gov. Wolf’s budget, PWSA, and more!

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4 Superbowl Arrests

Allderdice Fight

PA American Water Rate Hike

Wolf Proposed Budget

Pizza Milano

Allegiant Flight

Son stabs Father

Parents Pay for Bullying

US Supreme Court PA Gerrymandering

Peeping Tom

Bad ‘Cid Trip

Nurse Assaulted by Patient

Clairton Monessen Brawl

PLN 2.1.18

This week on the Pittsburgh Local News Podcast: U of Pitt is covering up an infected monkey escaping! Peduto and WPXI bicker. A pill mill Doctor is busted. Former Mayor Sophie Masloff’s granddaughter tries to get her boyfriend out of jail. Tragedy strikes the Meadows Racetrack, and much more!

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Road Rage Video

Explosion at Pitt

Infected Monkey Escape

Infected Monkey Escape 2

Investor Buys 18 properties

Amazon Bid Court Battle

Dr. Pill Mill

Sessions on Opioids

Peduto Opioid Memorial

Joe Arena Correction Tweet

Peduto Response to Arena

Court Clerk & Inmate Conspire

PPS Authorization to Strike

FayetteNam

Meadows Horses

Lead Line Replace