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Penn State relishing late win

August 31, 2014 DUBLIN — Penn State planned to celebrate during its long flight back to Pennsylvania on Saturday night after a thrilling finish 3,000 miles from home. more »»

Neighbors want house torn down

August 31, 2014 EBENSBURG — Municipal governments are used to dealing with properties whose owners let grass grow wild, fences hang crooked and paint peel from their houses. more »»

First open heart surgery remembered by nurse as 'something big for Altoona'

August 31, 2014 Dr. John Anastasi called it the most exciting time of his life. Sept. 7 will mark the 25th anniversary of the first open heart surgery performed — by Anastasi — at then Altoona Hospita. more »»

Doctor almost didn't accept position

August 31, 2014 As UPMC Altoona marks the 25th anniversary of its first open heart surgery the cardiac surgeon who has lead the program for all 25 years almost never came to Altoon. more »»

Crash injures Everett woman

August 31, 2014 HOPEWELL — At least two people were flown to UPMC Altoona on Friday after a two-car crash in Hopewell Township, state police said. more »»

Soccer club hoping to improve field

August 31, 2014 Representatives of the Altoona Soccer Club have asked Logan Township for support in an effort to improve the fields at Greenwood Par. more »»

Cat’s out of the bag on a crazed owner

August 31, 2014 I suppose it was only a matter of time. Oh, sure, I resisted at first. “Not me,” I told people when they made snide little innuendos or dropped sly hints. “I’m not the fanatical type. more »»

Man gets jail time for fatal crash

August 31, 2014 LANCASTER (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man will serve 28 to 56 years behind bars for suffocating his girlfriend after she survived his deliberate, high-speed crash. more »»

Union backers turn out at parade

August 31, 2014 Turning down the chance to sleep in and, yes, watch college football, clusters of Altoonans turned out along Green Avenue early Saturday to support organized labor ä or at least to collect the candy... more »»

Corbett support wanes in central Pa.

August 31, 2014 Just as a new Franklin & Marshall College poll pointed to a nearly two-to-one lead for Democrat Tom Wolf over Republican Gov. more »»

Police: Altoona man beaten over $25 bottle of cologne

August 31, 2014 An Altoona man was jumped and beaten with fists and feet at Jefferson Park on Fourth Avenue recently by four males for failing to pay $25 for a bottle of cologne — even though the cologne was never... more »»

Tyrone homes pulled out of flood plain

August 31, 2014 As part of Tyrone’s ongoing flood map updates, 43 properties were granted some relief from increasing flood insurance rates. more »»

Johnstown school to provide free breakfast, lunch to students

August 31, 2014 JOHNSTOWN (AP) — All public school students in a low-income district in western Pennsylvania will receive free school breakfasts and lunches. more »»

Penn State faithful travel to Dublin

August 30, 2014 DUBLIN — Looking out over a sea of more than 10,000 Penn State fans, Nittany Lion and Steelers legend Jack Ham said it best. more »»

Tip leads police to run-away suspect

August 30, 2014 ROARING SPRING — The saga Friday in Morrisons Cove possessed all the elements of a drama: A leap from an upper-floor window, with law enforcement at the door; a run to freedom, a friend to act as a... more »»

Nittany Pointe Apartment residents without water

August 30, 2014 Penn State students living in the off-campus Nittany Pointe Apartments have been without water from 5 p.m. Thursday to at least 4 p.m. Friday. more »»

No charges will be filed in Hollidaysburg probe

August 30, 2014 No criminal charges will be filed in connection with misconduct by Hollidaysburg Area football players that was reported by the senior high school’s officials. more »»

Ready to roar

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Cambria County Fair set to open

August 30, 2014 EBENSBURG — Atten­d­ance at the 2011 Cambria County Fair was so dismal, organizers thought it might be the end. Only 11,000 people showed u. more »»

Teen will receive treatment for assault

August 30, 2014 HOLLIDAYSBURG — A teenage boy who indecently assaulted another child will receive treatment through Project Point of Light, a program developed by a DuBois psychologist, according to an order issued... more »»

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