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Leechburg Woman Dies in Afternoon Fire

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Leechburg Woman Dies in Afternoon Fire

A Leechburg woman was discovered inside her residence after it caught fire yesterday afternoon around 3:30 PM. Pearl Sendry, 96, was found on the couch in one of the front rooms of the residence.  Sendry’s daughter lived with her and escaped when the residence caught fire, but Sendry was not able to get out. Neighbor…

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Leechburg Council Releases Statement About Police Chief

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Leechburg Council Releases Statement About Police Chief

LEECHBURG – Last night was the December monthly meeting of Leechburg Borough Council. However, few in attendance were interested in various items on the agenda except one: the status of Chief of Police Michael Diebold. The Chief was involved in a fireworks accident six months ago that severed his arm. Now equipped with an artificial…

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