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Police find suspected meth lab

August 28, 2015 Three people are suspected of making methamphetamine in an East End home. Altoona police responding to a domestic disturbance at 100 E. Fourth Ave. at 4:12 a.m. more »»

 
 
 

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Police find suspected meth lab

August 28, 2015 Three people are suspected of making methamphetamine in an East End home. Altoona police responding to a domestic disturbance at 100 E. Fourth Ave. at 4:12 a.m. more »»

Officer accused of fixing ticket

August 28, 2015 An Altoona police officer who allegedly fixed a speeding ticket for a friend now faces charges. more »»

Police: Motorcyclist in chase had large stash of marijuana

August 28, 2015 EAST FREEDOM — A Shippensburg motorcyclist is set to face criminal charges after he allegedly led police on a chase Wednesday night, ending with a crash and the alleged discovery of a large stash of... more »»

Pair get three years’ probation for attack

August 28, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — Two men who were involved in an unprovoked attack on an Air Force veteran at the Mountain Top Sportsman’s Association in Coupon last January were sentenced this week to serve three... more »»

Agency contract stirs emotions

August 28, 2015 EBENSBURG — Apparent confusion over a contract between a Cambria County agency and an area funeral home created controversy at Thursday’s commissioners meeting. more »»

Local Sports

Impact Lions No. 9: CB Jordan Lucas

August 28, 2015 This is the second in a series of the top 10 players who could make the biggest impact for Penn State this season. more »»

Altoona, Hollidaysburg set to meet in scrimmage

August 28, 2015 Tonight will be just like old times at Mansion Park — sort of. more »»

Swope leads Blue Devils by Chestnut Ridge

August 28, 2015 IMLER — Behind Derek Swope’s 47, Bellwood-Antis edged Chestnut Ridge, 270-275, in high boys golf Thursday at King Valley Golf Cours. more »»

Love’s win stirs fond memories

August 28, 2015 Tiger Woods may have been the center of attention going into the final round of last week’s Wyndham Championship, but it was another veteran golfer — Davis Love III — who came out on top. more »»

Love: Not related, but happy for winner

August 28, 2015 Being nearly the same age, I was really excited to see 51-year-old Davis Love III win last week’s Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, N.C. more »»

Impact Lions No. 9: CB Jordan Lucas

August 28, 2015 This is the second in a series of the top 10 players who could make the biggest impact for Penn State this season. more »»

JUCO player gets nod at left tackle

August 27, 2015 From Mirror reports UNIVERSITY PARK — Paris Palmer has made enough progress at left tackle for James Franklin to feel comfortable starting him there in Penn State’s opener. more »»

Impact Lions

August 27, 2015 Impact Lions This is the first in a series of the top 10 players who could make the biggest impact for Penn State this season. more »»

Williams finds groove

August 26, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — If someone were to summarize the last four years of Penn State football with one word, the most fitting would be transitio. more »»

PSU LB great Ham honored by FWAA

August 26, 2015 DALLAS — The accomplishments of legendary Penn State football linebacker Jack Ham continue to standout in the annals of college football history, as the Football Writers’ Association of American... more »»

Obituaries

Shelly L. Hudak

August 28, 2015 Shelly L. Hudak, 43, Madera, died Wednesday at UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh. She was born in Philipsburg, daughter of Vivian (Berndt) Hudak of Ramey and Gene Gardner of Houtzdale. more »»

Edna Ruth Lester Harvey

August 28, 2015 Edna Ruth Lester Harvey, 97, of Hershey passed away to her heavenly home on Wednesday. She was born in Beaver Valley, daughter of the late Fred and Laura (Kuhn) McKe. more »»

Randy Wayne Butler

August 27, 2015 Randy Wayne Butler, 59, East Freedom, passed away Tuesday at home. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Albert I. and Winona (Brumbaugh) Butler. He married Darla Anne Geesey on Aug. more »»

Mary F. David

August 27, 2015 Mary F. David, 69, Altoona, died unexpectedly late Monday evening at her residence. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Clair E. and Mary B. (Benner) David. Surviving are a brother, Harry T. more »»

Donna J. (Moschella) Harding

August 27, 2015 Donna J. (Moschella) Harding, 74, Altoona, passed away Tuesday at Golden LivingCenter-Hillview. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Mike and Mary Jane (Ferro) Moschella. more »»

Area Life

On the silver screen: Penn State Altoona Film Series kicks off with ‘E.T.’ Sunday

August 27, 2015 The Penn State Altoona Film Series is making its return this weekend with a friendly alien and his familiar favorite candies. “E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial” will play at 6 p.m. more »»

Paul McCartney to perform at Bryce Jordan Center on Oct. 15

August 26, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — Fresh off of historic headline performance at this year’s Lollapalooza hailed as the biggest and best in the festival’s 25-year history, Paul McCartney has confirmed his first-ever... more »»

Farm show flavor: Cakes, candies take center stage in Williamsburg

August 26, 2015 WILLIAMSBURG — Judy Edwards took her time tasting each of the four angel food cakes entered in the 49th annual Williamsburg Farm Show baking contes. more »»

Rails and Ales Brewfest to host new beer’s local debut

August 25, 2015 Local craft beer enthusiasts will have the chance to sample a new brew for the first time when it debuts at the Rails and Ales Brewfest this weekend. more »»

Newton's nose knows: Diabetes alert dog sees after local girl

August 23, 2015 When 9-year-old Bella Getty was diagnosed with diabetes three years ago, her family’s life was forever changed. more »»

Local Business

Atlantic Broadband adding HD channels

August 27, 2015 Atlantic Broadband on Wednesday announced Internet speed and HD channel additions as well as enhanced digital sound and quality will begin in November in Altoona and surrounding service areas... more »»

WJAC-TV: Dish, Sinclair reach agreement

August 27, 2015 A dispute between Dish Network and Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. more »»

Briefcase

August 25, 2015 TYRONE Natural food store opens Pure Living Inc. is now open for business at 10 W. 10th St., first floor. Owned by Tracey Stroup and Sandy Albright, Pure Living Inc. more »»

Bankruptcies

August 23, 2015 The following people have made filings in U.S. Bank­ruptcy Court in Pittsburgh. Chapter 7 involves selling assets to pay debts. Chapter 13 is a plan to pay debts using income. more »»

Workplace

August 23, 2015 New hires and promotions -- Dr. Susan L. Williams has been named chief medical officer for Conemaugh Health Sys­tem of Duke LifePoint Healthcar. more »»

 
 
 

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