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Patton water: ‘Not what anybody expected’

June 17, 2016 PATTON — Patton Borough water customers have struggled for months with cloudy, malodorous wate. more »»

Attorney conflict request on hold

June 17, 2016 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The legal representation conflict in the pending retrial of murder suspect Paul Aaron Ross will keep that case and related matters on hold until August. Judge Jolene G. more »»

City man facing multiple charges

June 17, 2016 A city man is under arrest after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend Wednesday night. According to Altoona police, Christopher W. Ross, 48, 718 Logan Av. more »»

Van Zandt receives environmental award

June 16, 2016 For the third consecutive year, the Van Zandt VA Medical Center was named one of the “Top 25” hospitals in the U.S. more »»

Llyswen man wants to replace tree with flag

June 16, 2016 A Llyswen man has asked City Council for permission to fell a large and apparently healthy evergreen in a street-median near his house, so he can replace it with a flagpole and a smaller tree. more »»

C-K rejects tax increase

June 16, 2016 CLAYSBURG — The Claysburg-Kimmel School Board rejected a planned tax increase Wednesday, instead passing an identical 2016-17 budget but with no tax hike. The $11. more »»

Memorial service postponed

June 16, 2016 The annual memorial service for fallen police officers scheduled for tonight has been postponed a week. more »»

Two face charges for stolen gun, drugs

June 16, 2016 Two people face charges after a traffic stop early Wednesday led police to find a stolen gun. According to charges filed by Altoona police, about 2:30 a.. more »»

Police seeking public help to identify suspect

June 16, 2016 BREEZEWOOD — State police at Bedford are seeking public help to identify a man who allegedly robbed a Breezewood bank Tuesday afternoo. more »»

Blair County

June 16, 2016 County cutting benefit delay Blair County is beginning to chip away at a longstanding practice of requiring newly hired employees to finish 45 work days before becoming eligible for benefits. more »»

Sex abuse suspect facing up to 40 years

June 15, 2016 HOLLIDAYSBURG — A former East Freedom man will be sentenced to 20-40 years in prison for the sexual abuse of a 13-year-old girl that occurred over a period of about eight months in 2013 and 2014 and... more »»

Vision unveiled for Blair County Courthouse

June 15, 2016 HOLLIDAYSBURG — Efforts to restore the original portions of the Blair County Courthouse could take a decade, but when the work is done, those involved say the structure could shine like it did for... more »»

Judge upholds death penalty ruling for Ross murder retrial

June 15, 2016 A federal judge in Johnstown has refused to bar the death penalty in the upcoming retrial of Paul Aaron Ross, charged with the 2004 murder of a Hollidaysburg woman at Canoe Creek State Park. U.S. more »»

Report: Central Cambria missed reimbursements

June 15, 2016 State auditors said Central Cambria School District reported inaccurate transportation costs over two school years and missed almost $120,000 in state reimbursements. more »»

Altoona-Blair County Airport endorsing flights to Baltimore

June 15, 2016 MARTINSBURG — The Altoona-Blair County Airport Authority is endorsing the Southern Airways Express plan to offer daily flights to Pittsburgh and Baltimore as the best option for building ridership... more »»

Police: Woman climbed onto roof to escape man

June 15, 2016 A city man faces charges after police say he attacked his fiancee and forced her to flee onto the roof of their home with a baby in her arms. Kyle Kagarise, 30, of 1429 First Ave. more »»

Tyrone Area School District approves budget with tax hikes

June 15, 2016 TYRONE — Tax increases and a more than $900,000 deficit were included in a final budget approved by the Tyrone Area School Board Tuesday night. more »»

Cresson council discusses changing building’s locks

June 15, 2016 CRESSON — Cresson Borough Council on Monday discussed changing the lock system on two of its municipal office doors used by the police departmen. more »»

Police investigating hit-and-run accident

June 15, 2016 EVERETT — State police are investigating a hit-and-run crash early Tuesday morning that left a pedestrian with life-threatening injuries. State police at Bedford said a woman called 911 at 2:29 a.m. more »»

Bellwood-Antis approves budget, tax hike

June 15, 2016 BELLWOOD — Bellwood-Antis School Board members on Tuesday approved a $17.4 million 2016-17 general fund budget that calls for a 1 mill increase in the real estate ta. more »»

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