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Man flown by STAT MedEvac in ATV crash

A man was seriously injured late-yesterday after he wrecked his ATV on North Washington Road, in Washington Township. There was no immediate preliminary cause of the crash, but firefighters stated it happened in a field. State police will be investigating. Read more…

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Extremely long list of Butler County 911 calls today

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Today, there was an extremely long list of 911 calls. These include vehicle accidents, structure fires, grass fires, and motorcycle wrecks! Gas Well Flaring – 765 Meridian Road – Penn Township (8:06 am) Vehicle Accident – 665 Pittsburgh Road – Read more…


Couple charged in Butler City attempted homicide shooting

Mackenzie Peters and Raheem Robinson were charged with attempted homicide, criminal conspiracy, aggravated assault, and several other charges after they reportedly shot at a group people in a “drive-by scenario”. A witness reported seeing Peters drive a vehicle, while Robinson Read more…


Garage burned in Butler Township grass fire

A brush fire soon turned into a structure fire around 12:20 pm in Butler Township. A brush fire soon turned into a raging structure fire after combustibles got involved with a fire near a garage in the area of the Read more…


Grass fire engulfs hill side; multiple fire companies called

Just south of Ford City, a large hillside was fully-engulfed in flames as emergency responders arrived at the scene with UTV’s, tankers, and “indian cans” Firefighters were seen trying to extinguish some of the flames, while others were turning up Read more…


Cranberry Township has a possible serial vehicle-burglar

There is a large amount of reported vehicle break-ins occurring in the Cranberry Township area. Now the police are asking you to help prevent this from happening again. The suspect(s) have stolen credit cards, cash, electronics, and other valuables. The Read more…


Former BASD student charged for threatening to shoot a school up

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A 16-year-old boy who used to attend the Butler Area School District has been charged with making threats to shoot a school up. Police say the child, who lives in Centre County, called a Butler Township business on April 4th. Read more…


BREAKING: Names released in 422 crash; charges filed

BREAKING NEWS STATUS UPDATE Police have confirmed the names of everyone involved in the major crash today on Route 422 in Prospect. According to official reports, Bonnie Gundlach, 67, pulled on to Route 422 in front of Martin Kaczynski, 63, Read more…


Route 422 closed due to major accident

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BREAKING NEWS STATUS UPDATE US Route 422 is closed in the area of the Big Butler Fairgrounds and Kwik Fill for a motor vehicle collision. A medical helicopter was dispatched and landed near the scene to transport a victim to Read more…


Butler police chase suspect turned himself in

David Coleman was the center-of-attention the past week in digital news formats after he led local and state police on a high-speed pursuit, only to end up wrecking into a state trooper on Whitestown Road in Butler Township. According to Read more…