Pittsburgh Local News with Sam Leonard is a weekly podcast that reports, analyzes, and makes fun of the important or compelling news that breaks each week in Pittsburgh. At a time when following international news feels futile, this show catches you up on news that affects you and news that you can affect.

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Newest Podcasts and News

PLN 6.21.18

Lots of big news like Rob Rogers, Jimmy Wopo, Antwon Rose Shooting, and lots of other news like K2 smuggling, Hep C at UPMC, hidden grow rooms, and police escapes. …

PLN 6.14.18

Aliquippa Police internal affairs, Clairton pool shooting, Dick Groat, redistricting, exhibitionists, Uber, and more! Check out this episode!

PLN 6.7.18

We talk Chesney aftermath, commitment, PG censoring political cartoons, PWSA privatization, the PA Lottery app, and of course plenty of failed loser criminals. Check out this episode!

PLN 5.31.18

Memorial Day aftermath, Chesney preparations, Virtual Reality Field Trips, and we learn about the 1980 Pennsylvania Lottery Scandal! Check out this episode!

PLN 5.24.18

An overzealous volunteer firefighter, a vigilante nurse, a homophobic musical theater, an archer home defender, a boorish sex ed teacher. This is why we podcast. Check out this episode!

PLN 5.10.17

Charlie Deitch fired from City Paper, Gabby Barrett near death experience, traffic ticket hot spots, plenty of scams, murder-mystery in Aliquippa, election results, and more. Check out this episode!

PLN 5.10.18

An all-time great episode. Truly, news that affects you. Plus Talking Heads. Check out this episode!

Billy Price – The Interviews

Download Billy Price’s newest project, “Reckoning” Check out this episode!

PLN 5.3.18

A tree falls on a bunch of 7th graders, a police officer sends thirsty nudes, WPIAL conducts a survey, an extra notable death at ACJ, and much more Check out …

PLN 4.26.18

Another installment of Pittsburgh Local News. Check out this episode!

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