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Lakemont golfing hut available for salvage

September 17, 2015 A building in Lakemont that once served as the headquarters of a golf driving range is available to be torn down for salvage, the Blair County Convention Center and Sports Facilities Authority has... more »»


September 17, 2015 The following sentencings were filed in Blair County Court. Although some cases may be more than a year old, the Mirror publishes them in the interest of complete reporting. more »»

HASD learns test scores up; town hall meeting is set

September 17, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — Results from Hollidaysburg Area students state exams last spring have arrived and show the district has more students scoring proficient than the state average, Curriculum Director... more »»

Alleged victim recants story in Maurizio trial

September 16, 2015 JOHNSTOWN — Three Honduran men on Tuesday testified in the sexual tourism trial of Father Joseph D. Maurizio Jr. more »»

Training plans for deadly gas leak

September 16, 2015 It smelled like maple syrup, and it was harmless. more »»

Governor reluctant to sign stopgap plan

September 16, 2015 HARRISBURG — Gov. more »»

Martinsburg landmark comes down

September 16, 2015 MARTINSBURG — A knot of onlookers watched from a nearby parking lot Tuesday as a backhoe tore the last hunks of wood from a 200-year-old borough landmark. more »»

Hearing delayed for man in overdose death case

September 16, 2015 CRESSON — A man charged in connection with the overdose death of a friend had his preliminary hearing delayed Tuesday after his mother claimed she had hired private counsel to represent him. more »»

Police: Woman stole painkillers

September 16, 2015 A Bellwood woman faces charges after state police say she stole prescription painkillers. Mandee L. more »»

Penelec adds laptops to vehicles

September 16, 2015 EBENSBURG — In an effort to increase efficiency, a local utility company has equipped nearly 400 vehicles with technology to speed service and facilitate a better flow of information. more »»

Man accused of keying car

September 16, 2015 A city man faces a felony charge after allegedly keying a car in Blair Township. Jon A. Esworthy, 2391 Broad Ave. more »»

Police reports

September 16, 2015 Logan Township police - Michael Dantos, 44, 204 Ivyside Estates Lane, was arrested Saturday afternoon on Avalon Road and charged with driving under the influence after an alleged hit-and-run accident. more »»

County DUI task force cites three for underage drinking

September 16, 2015 Three people were cited for underage drinking and another for providing alcohol to minors after the latest Blair County DUI Task Force Underage Drinking Patrol. more »»

Police: NC man cashed stolen check, bought truck

September 15, 2015 A North Carolina man faces charges after police say he cashed a bogus $60,000 check stolen from a Logan Township business. Michael. A. Moyer, 24, of Cameron, N.C. more »»

Contractor: Bridge work in Tyrone on schedule

September 15, 2015 TYRONE — A two-week-long project to lift a railroad bridge with a long history of being hit by tall vehicles is nearing its midpoint, and despite some inclement weather, contractors said they’ll... more »»

Police reports

September 15, 2015 Altoona police ? Thomas . more »»

Focus switches to priest’s finances in Maurizio trial

September 15, 2015 JOHNSTOWN — When Father Joseph D. Maurizio Jr. more »»

Man says he didn’t mean to stab brother

September 15, 2015 A city man told police he didn’t realize he had a knife in his hand when he started swinging at his brother during a weekend fight. Adam Lee Plowman, 39, of 1328 14th Ave. more »»

Bridge work near Colver set

September 15, 2015 COLVER — A planned summer 2016 bridge replacement will divert traffic more than 20 miles around Colver, PennDOT officials said Monday. more »»

Police: Man caused disturbance at Sheetz

September 15, 2015 A Penn State Altoona student faces felony charges after he allegedly fought with police after causing a disturbance at a Sheetz store while high on psychedelic mushrooms. Leonards D. more »»

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