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Son jailed, accused of firing rifle at father

August 11, 2015 A Logan Township man is behind bars on half a million dollars bail after police say he shot a rifle at his dad. Thomas . more »»

Grandfather not guilty of endangering child

August 11, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — A jury acquitted a Duncansville man of all charges after his vehicle, with his young granddaughter inside, rolled across Pleasant Valley Boulevard on Christmas Eve, striking a utilit... more »»

City's codes office looking for independence

August 11, 2015 Property maintenance codes and building inspections could be an independent department under a proposed new administrative code reflecting the city’s recent move to home rule. more »»

Hungry dogs to blame for kitchen stove fire

August 11, 2015 Dogs are being blamed for starting a small fire Sunday in Logan Township. According to Logan Township police, a landlord stopped by his tenants’ home on the 300 block of Lotz Avenue just before 8 p.m. more »»

Magisterial district judge

August 11, 2015 Filed before Altoona Magisterial District Judge Todd F. Kelly: - Lindsay A. Gruss, 33, 1802 10th S. more »»

Hollidaysburg seeking stadium donors

August 11, 2015 Tiger Stadium is the hub of the Hollidaysburg community, and a committee is seeking private donors to fund $2. more »»

Tractor accident claims man’s life

August 11, 2015 TYRONE – A Tyrone man is dead after a tractor accident in Snyder Townshi. more »»

Police reports

August 11, 2015 Altoona police - Michael E. Howard, 1100 11th St., Apt. 1101, was charged Sunday with driving under the influence on the 1300 block of 11th Street. - Andrew P. Wombacher, 21, 324 Sixth Ave. more »»

Portage school board member earns state award for years served

August 11, 2015 Longtime Portage Area School Board member Kathy Hough was presented with the William S. Vincent Award for Excellence in Support of Public Education by the Pennsylvania School Study Council last wee. more »»


August 11, 2015 STATE COLLEGE Man suspect in second robbery case Police say a man jailed on charges he robbed a central Pennsylvania bank has been identified as the suspect in a drug store robbery two days later i... more »»

Police rule Portage fire arson

August 11, 2015 A Sunday evening fire along Dulancey Drive in Portage Borough is being investigated as an arson, police said Monday. more »»

Two arrested for heroin at tattoo shop

August 11, 2015 Two people are behind bars after police raided an Altoona tattoo shop and found suspected heroin. Nichole R. Kizina, 34, and Tom R. more »»

Director mapping county records

August 10, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — Blair County has accumulated lots of records documenting governmental and court-related actions since its 1846 founding. But they aren’t in the same place. more »»

Township wants memorial moved

August 10, 2015 FRANKSTOWN — The war veterans memorial monument at Frankstown Road and Route 22 may be moved in the coming months. more »»

O’Connor’s teaching career leaves good taste

August 10, 2015 Mary Kay O’Connor’s days of teaching at Bellwood-Antis High School are over, but she plans to keep on teachin. more »»

Vietnam project brings memories

August 10, 2015 BEDFORD — The seventh annual Vietnam Education Project at Old Bedford Village brought back memories for Vietnam veteran Lou Frank. “This to me is very real looking. It brings back memories. more »»

Shore Valley plans unveiled

August 10, 2015 Three Springs — PennDOT will conduct an open house and plans display on the proposed Shore Valley Road bridge replacement project in Clay Township, Huntingdon County. more »»

Tyrone Area School District to vote on hazards plan

August 10, 2015 TYRONE — A more comprehensive hazards plan could soon be in place at Tyrone Area School District, with board members scheduled to vote on it Tuesday. more »»

Magisterial district judge

August 10, 2015 Filed before Altoona Magisterial District Judge Todd F. Kelly: ? Lindsay A. Gruss, 33, 1802 10th S. more »»

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