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Blair County Woman To Spend More Time In Prison For Drunk Driving Death
December 18, 2015

A Blair County woman who has been behind bars already for 15 months in connection with a fatal 2013 crash on…

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Water & Sewer Rates Going Up
December 18, 2015

The Altoona Water Authority has once again, raised both water and sewer rates. The latest rate increase is the second one…

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Heading to See the New ‘Star Wars’ Movie? Leave the Blaster at Home
December 17, 2015

Anticipation is building for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Screenings begin at 7:00 tonight at the Richland Cinemas and Westwood Plaza…

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Police, Family and Friends Still Searching for Missing Altoona Woman
December 17, 2015

The search continues for an Altoona woman who’s been missing for nearly a week now. Police say 29-year old Catherine Copely…

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Former Tyrone Pizza Shop Owner Now Officially A Sex Offender
December 17, 2015

A former pizza shop owner in Tyrone, is now officially a sexually violent predator. 64 year old Samy El Masry pleaded…

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Penn State Altoona Father Files Suit Following Suicide Of Son
December 17, 2015

The father of a Penn State Altoona student and fraternity member who committed suicide, is suing the university, the national Phi…

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Fed Raises Interest Rates
December 17, 2015

The Federal Reserve raised interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point, the first hike in nine years, and a…

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Curve Announce New Skipper
December 16, 2015

Former Major League All-Star Joey Cora will take over as the new manager of the Altoona Curve, the Double-A affiliate of…

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PA Physician General Visits Schools To Highlight Flu Dangers
December 16, 2015

Pennsylvania Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine on Tuesday, visited schools to highlight important measures everyone should take in order to avoid…

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Philadelphia Man Found Guilty In Blair County For Involvement In Massive Prescription Fraud Case
December 16, 2015

A Philadelphia man was found guilty Tuesday in Blair County Court, of 29 charges stemming from his role as leader of…

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