JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A Cambria County judge has approved the sale of the Johnstown-based Conemaugh Health System to the for-profit Duke LifePoint Healthcare. The Tennessee network will pay $111 million for Conemaugh and will invest millions more in capital improvements over the coming decade.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The state Liquor Control Board today is opening the largest store in its system. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports the 17,000-square-foot store in Pittsburgh's trendy Shadyside neighborhood grew out of a smaller outlets that was then consolidated with other nearby, smaller stores.
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) -- A 70-year-old man faces aggravated assault charges after police say he backed his car onto a state trooper's leg last night after a short chase and crash. The trooper had tried to stop Jay Harris of Washington for allegedly driving erratically.
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) -- A Bellefonte woman has been jailed after police unwittingly caught her when she fell out of the tree stand where she'd been hiding. Police had been looking for Betty Moore since March. They tell WJAC-TV they responded to a report of a woman who'd fallout out of a tree stand last week, allegedly finding Moore strung out on bath salts.
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