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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PLN 10.18.18

Cops and bikers brawl in Southside, multiple instances of shady campaign practices, a few tragedies, a death on the set of ‘You Are My Friend’, and more. Check out this …

PLN 10.11.18

Students raise awareness for the homeless, Acklin to the Penguins, DUQ football player dies, Chick-Fil-A x PGH Marathon, and more. Check out this episode!

PLN 10.4.18

Alex Trebek moderates gubernatorial debate, false #MeToo accusations, a school bus flipped, shooting at youth football, embezzlement, and more. Check out this episode!

PLN 9.20.18

Shooting at a Fayette County courthouse, Camel injures Shrine Circus fans, Wuerl resigns, Dice Clay comes to town, a boy finds a gun in his backpack, and much more. Check …

PLN 9.13.18

Mac Miller, Antwon Rose developments, Nuttings buy a local paper, Catholics, prison lock downs, Giant Iggle, Scott Wagner campaign trans-phobic meme, police misbehavior.   Check out this episode!

PLN 9.6.18

False accusations made against a school bus driver, K2 causes State Prisons to lock down, Bituminous Coal Queens, and lots more! Check out this episode!

PLN 8.30.18

Another unfortunate Leon Ford x police encounter, State prisons on lockdown, dangerous prank phone calls, PA’s Ex-Treasurer sentence to prison for strong arming, and a historical tale of the Duquesne …

PLN 8.23.18

Not guilty at Pizza Milano, North Shore stabbing, jaywalking, babysitter groping, hijinks in Morgantown, and more! Check out this episode!

PLN 8.16.18

The best podcast in weeks. Grand Jury Diocesan sex report, Western Psych, Get Marty, shootings and ‘Stop Snitchin’, TSA at Pittsburgh international, terrorism in a trailer park, man struck by …

PLN 8.9.18

Jimmy Wopo’s gang hit with RICO charges, train derailment at Station Square, Fayette County Democrats’ political maneuver, Rivers Casino surveillance misuse, Scoobi, and more! Check out this episode!

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