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Morning and afternoon classes at RMU canceled, road conditions hazardous

Morning and afternoon classes at RMU canceled, road conditions hazardous

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 20, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - Classes at Robert Morris University have been canceled until 4 p.m. on Wednesday. A strong winter weather system moving through the area brought heavy snow and ice to the Pittsburgh region. RELATED STORY: Winter Weather Advisory issued, snow and ice expected University officials posted to their website that all clas...

Winter Weather Advisory issued, snow and ice expected

Winter Weather Advisory issued, snow and ice expected

Gage Goulding, News Editor

February 19, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP - A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued ahead of a winter storm that is expected to bring snow and ice to the Pittsburgh region. According to the National Weather Service in Pittsburgh, a Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for much of western Pennsylvania. The advisory begins at 1 a.m. Wed...

Classes canceled at RMU on Thursday

Classes canceled at RMU on Thursday

Gage Goulding, News Editor

January 30, 2019

MOON TOWNSHIP -- Classes at Robert Morris University have been canceled for Thursday. University officials issued the notice at approximately 1:35 p.m. on Wednesday via the RMU Alert system. Classes were canceled on Wednesday after subzero temperatures and wind chills reaching as low as -25 degrees...

Allegheny County prepares for extreme winter weather

Allegheny County prepares for extreme winter weather

Marlisa Miller, Contributor

January 28, 2019

PITTSBURGH - The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh has predicted snow, extremely cold temperatures and severe wind chill throughout the week. Tips and information have been released on how to prepare for the frigid temperatures. Winter driving can be very dangerous, as 70 percent of snow and...

Wintry mix, snow, ice prompt officials to warn motorists

Wintry mix, snow, ice prompt officials to warn motorists

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 16, 2018

MOON TOWNSHIP - Residents in Moon Township woke up with snow and ice covered roads, cars and yards. The National Weather Service in Pittsburgh posted to Twitter that Moon Township received one inch of snow. Some areas in Pittsburgh experienced heavy snow and ice that toppled trees onto power lines....

Daily News Brief (11/14)

Daily News Brief (11/14)

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Editor

November 14, 2018

A breakdown of today's latest news, sports and weather. RMU Sentry Media's Gage Goulding reports.

Pittsburgh Public Works upgrades snow and ice control

Pittsburgh Public Works upgrades snow and ice control

Gage Goulding, Assistant News Manager

November 14, 2018

PITTSBURGH -- As temperatures begin to drop and snow flurries start to fly, the City of Pittsburgh has reevaluated its snow and ice control program and is ready to tackle every situation. New for this winter season to tackle harsh weather is a modified road salt mixture, enhanced technologies, increased...

RMU tackles winter weather

RMU tackles winter weather

Briana Lewis

February 9, 2017

As we get deeper into the spring semester and the weather worsens, Robert Morris University’s Facilities Management cracks down on keeping the campus as safe as possible for students, faculty and staff.“Being in Western Pennsylvania, especially up on the hill that we’re on..things can be tr...

Winter weather advisory in effect for weekend

Winter weather advisory in effect for weekend

Andrea Zanaglio, Editor-in-Chief

February 1, 2013

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory that goes into effect at 10 a.m. on Saturday and lasts through Sunday at 7 p.m. Tonight lows will be around 5 degrees with a 20 percent chance for snow. On Saturday, snow showers will start around 10 a.m. and bring 1 to 2 inches of ...

Freezing rain expected to cause problems during morning commute

Freezing rain expected to cause problems during morning commute

Andrea Zanaglio, Editor-in-Chief

January 27, 2013

A late Sunday night wintry mix is expected to bring freezing rain that could cause issues for commuters Monday morning. The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory on Sunday that will go into at 1 a.m. Monday and remain in effect until 1 p.m. on Monday. Snow accumulation of up...