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Author: Stacey Magda

Explore the Laurel Highlands with this 3 day trip, perfect for the whole family. Get a glimpse of what Fayette, Somerset, and Westmoreland Counties have to offer. Day 1: Enjoy the #1 kids park in the world, Idlewild and SoakZone. Your ticket to family fun, Idlewild features dozens of rides and waterslides. Have dinner in Latrobe, and swing by…

The Yough - River of My Son

Tuesday, August 19, 2014 6:00 PM by Stacey Magda

Although the following river account is my personal story, any form of rafting, kayaking or swimming on the Youghiogheny River is well worth it. Risk and reconnect. Let go and be carried. written by - Cherie Redfern The Yough - River of my Son The raft is moving, there are jumbled impressions and the unsteady sway of rubber is undulating…

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