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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 »»

PennDOT to replace bridges

August 28, 2015 PennDOT will replace a pair of structurally deficient city bridges next summer. One carries 10th Street over Brush Run in an area between Pleasant Valley and Valley View boulevard. 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 »»

Senate candidate makes stop in city

August 28, 2015 Leading a small band of campaign workers and supporters across 17th Street traffic Thursday, Joe Sestak offered military wisdom and policy prescriptions for the U.S. more »»

Man receives 3 more years’ prison time for heroin sales

August 28, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — An Altoona man will spend at least another three years in state prison for two heroin sales, a judge has ruled. Blair County Judge Daniel J. more »»

Car shows

August 28, 2015 Bombshell Vintiques hosting car show Bombshell Vintiques will hold a car show contest to celebrate its first anniversary from 4 to 8 p.m. more »»

Cambria County

August 28, 2015 EBENSBURG Portage receiving tax-break zone Cambria County commissioners voted Thursday to approve a 10-year tax abatement program for a portion of Portage Boroug. more »»

Amnesty day helps settle 30 cases

August 27, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — Thirty people took advantage of an amnesty offer Wednesday to reach settlements on past-due child support and avoid being arrested, Chris Miller, deputy director of Blair County... more »»

Borough residents pursuing injunction

August 27, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — Three borough residents have chosen to attempt legal action to halt a controversial land development plan that received Borough Council’s approval earlier this month. more »»

Driver in fatal crash facing separate DUI charge

August 27, 2015 The driver in a crash in May that claimed the life of a Juniata woman and her unborn child was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving just days before, according to charges filed Wednesday by stat... more »»

Police: Man threatened salesman

August 27, 2015 What started out as a car deal Tuesday night in Logan Township ended with police and the arrest of a Cambria County man. Perry W. Semelsberger, 53, 901 Beech Ave. more »»

Council introduces ordinance for administrative code

August 27, 2015 City Council on Wednesday introduced an ordinance for a new administrative code that includes changes set by the home rule charter approved by voters last fall. more »»

City loses taste for food inspections

August 27, 2015 The city has ceded responsibility for food safety inspections within its borders to the state Department of Agriculture so city code officers can focus fully on property maintenance. more »»

Police: Man making meth when officers served warrant

August 27, 2015 A Bedford County man faces charges of operating a meth lab, as well as other related charges, after police said they found him actively manufacturing the dru. more »»

IRC seeking stability for Duncansville

August 27, 2015 The Intermunicipal Relations Committee staff is feeling pressure to cement the future of its Duncansville compost facility. more »»

Anxiety, exhaustion set in as kids, educators settle into school year

August 27, 2015 The first day of school Wednesday was marked by exhaustion and minor anxieties for man. more »»

Bridge plans on display

August 27, 2015 MANNS CHOICE — PennDOT will have plans on display at the Juniata Township Municipal Building in Manns Choice until Sept. more »»

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