Patriot News

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The Confluence – where the news comes together is 90.5 WESA’s weekly news program .

Each week reporters, editors and bloggers join veteran journalist, and host, Kevin Gavin. They’ll go behind the headlines taking an in-depth look at the stories important to the Pittsburgh region.

Topics for this week include a discussion of the Marcellus Shale Insight conference which took place at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. We'll try to discover what issues are on the agenda for state lawmakers as they return to Harrisburg. Looking ahead we'll discover what Pittsburgh-related items are on display at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Seton Hill in Mourning

Mar 18, 2013
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The Seton Hill women's lacrosse team continues to mourn the loss of head coach Kristina Quigley who died in a bus crash Saturday while traveling with her team. With wounds on the campus still fresh, Penn Live.com and Patriot News newspaper writer John Luciew has been covering the story and joins us to talk about the mood on campus.