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Gov. Wolf Signs ‘Proclamation of Disaster Emergency’
March 13, 2017

Governor Tom Wolf has signed a Proclamation of Disaster Emergency in anticipation of a significant winter snowstorm that will impact the…

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Great American Cleanup of PA Running Through May 31st
March 10, 2017

Pennsylvanian’s are gearing up once again to help keep our state clean! This year’s Great American Cleanup of PA runs from…

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County Commissioner Accepts Invitation to Join Local Government Commission Assessment Reform Task Force
March 9, 2017

Blair County Commissioner Terry Tomassetti has accepted an invitation to participate with the Appeals Subcommittee of the Pennsylvania state legislature‚Äôs Local…

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Irving Elementary Students Honored for “Totes of Hope” Campaign Success
March 6, 2017

A group of elementary school students are being honored today for helping homeless veterans. Students from the McAuliffe Heights program at…

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Blair County Recycling Agency Running Out of Cash
March 6, 2017

In Blair County, officials are talking about getting rid of the recycling program there because it’s now “running out of cash.”…

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Governor Wolf Attends “Stand Against Hate” Event in Philadelphia
March 3, 2017

Earlier today, Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Francis Wolf attended the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia’s “Stand Against Hate.” That…

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School District Round-Up
March 3, 2017

Students at Irving Elementary School collected more than 16,000 personal care items in support of the American Red Cross “Totes of…

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PA Students Urging State Legislators to Oppose House Bill 14
March 2, 2017

Students are engaging in direct action in nine cities across the state today, urging Pennsylvania legislators to oppose a bill that…

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Holocaust Survivor to Speak at Penn State Altoona
March 2, 2017

A Holocaust survivor will visit Penn State Altoona later this month for a lecture on genocide. Peter Stein, the speaker, lived…

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Local Trash Haulers Push Back Against Projected Single Hauler System
February 28, 2017

It was just a matter of time before local trash haulers wanted to stop the bidding process for a single trash…

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