Local News

Indivisible Group Rallying at Shuster Office
April 12, 2017

A local political action group plans to rally this afternoon outside of Congressman Bill Shuster’s office at 301 Penn Street in…

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McClure Investigation Completed
April 12, 2017

The Sam McClure issue has finally been resolved, according to a press release issued Tuesday by the Blair County Commissioners. The…

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State Drug Agents Bust Multi-million Dollar Heroin Ring
April 11, 2017

15 people suspected of buying and distributing heroin were round up Monday and are now facing charges stemming from a year-long investigation…

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Eric Frein Trial Delayed
April 6, 2017

After a delay earlier today, the trial of Eric Frein resumes in a Pike County courtroom this afternoon. District Attorney Ray…

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Blair Country Sheriff Hearing Scheduled for Friday
April 5, 2017

Blair County Sheriff Sam McClure will have his say in court Friday morning. That’s when a Bedford County judge will hold…

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Altoona Area School Board No Longer Considering Elementary Construction Project
April 4, 2017

The Altoona Area School Board has taken the new elementary school construction project off the table.Board President John Donley says, instead,…

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Chief Deputy Sam McClure Being Investigated For Sexual Harassment
April 4, 2017

We are finding out more details about why Chief Deputy Samuel McClure has been on paid leave since March 16th. The…

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Altoona Local Dave Francis Running Again for School Board
April 3, 2017

According to media reports Dave Francis is running a second time for a seat on the Altoona Area School Board. Francis…

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Multi-vehicle crash…
March 31, 2017

Multiple injuries following a crash Thursday on Plank road right around noon time. Allegheny Township Police say a 73 year old…

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Blair County Ranks 47th out of 67 Counties in Health Rankings
March 30, 2017

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin is out with its annual county health rankings. “We look at,…

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