| Oct 27, 2012
| 7:21 PM
It’s a high-risk, low-reward position without insurance, benefits, workers compensation or even a guaranteed paycheck.
This is the life of a Pennsylvania state constable, a six-year elected municipal position. As officers of the municipal courts,...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 1:45 PM
This is the life of a Pennsylvania state constable, a six-year elected municipal position. As officers of the municipal courts, they are members of the executive branch of government and therefore directly answerable to the governor of Pennsylvania.
| Aug 20, 2012
| 7:45 PM
A Somerset man was charged with robbery for forcibly taking a woman's cellphone at her East Arlington Drive residence Saturday, according to police.
State police said Devene Ashley Matthews, 25, East Arlington Drive, entered Justine Miller's...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 7:17 PM
A 32-year-old New Jersey man is accused of transporting 77 bricks of heroin on the Pennsylvania Turnpike Thursday night.
Fred Douglass Abraham, Paterson, was charged with manufacture, delivery or possession with intent to deliver a controlled or...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 4:08 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - More than 41,000 customers in northwest Missouri and parts of Kansas remained without power on Tuesday afternoon as utility crews scrambled to return service before nightfall after the second winter storm in less than a week hit...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 6:35 PM
A 23-year-old Somerset man was arraigned Thursday on charges emanating from a one-vehicle accident near the intersection of Chickentown Road and Skyline Lane in Somerset Township on Aug. 20 that claimed the life of another man.
Casey Edward Miller,...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 6:59 PM
A 64-year-old man hit his brother in the back of the head with a hard rubber hammer during an argument over time cards at Laurel Metal Works along East Patriot Street in Somerset Borough Tuesday evening, according to borough police.
| Feb 19, 2013
| 8:23 PM
A 28-year-old Acosta man will stand trial on charges that he sexually assaulted a woman in a vehicle in Somerset Township.
The woman, appearing angry and frustrated and often addressing Jordan Thomas DiFlori's defense attorney by name from the...
| Feb 11, 2013
In December, Dragger, an old English bulldog, could barely stand.
But the dog, who has nearly doubled his weight, was content Monday as volunteers gushed over his improvement at the Somerset County Humane Society.
Somerset County humane police officer...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 7:21 PM
A 28-year-old Acosta man was arraigned Wednesday before Somerset District Judge Ken Johnson on charges of aggravated indecent assault, a felony, unlawful restraint, indecent assault and harassment.
State police said Jordan Thomas Diflori, 3rd...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Somerset District Judge Ken Johnson issued a warrant Friday for the arrest of a third person in a local methamphetamine lab case.
Robert Matthew Stewart, 22, David Lane, Somerset, was charged by state police with criminal conspiracy and manufacture,...