The Altoona Mirror Newsen-usWed, 31 Aug 2016 21:36:00 EDTWed, 31 Aug 2016 21:36:00 EDT Heroin led to incident in Juniata over the weekend that culminated with the arrest of two people early Tuesday was over heroin and money, according to charges filed by Altoona police. Carlos A. Norton, 21, who has no fixed address, and Tonia L.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTPolice besiege residence police equipped with a SWAT vehicle and riot gear early Tuesday arrested a man wanted for attempted homicide, after besieging a four-unit apartment building in Dutch Hill where he had holed up for eight hours.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTAirport pursuing program extension - The Altoona-Blair County Airport will submit a waiver to the U.S. Department of Transportation to remain in the Essential Air Service program beyond a Dec. 31 deadline.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTEx-Portage officer files lawsuit against borough fired Portage Borough police officer has filed a lawsuit claiming borough officials breached a confidentiality agreement to deny the officer unemployment payments and also defamed him so he would not be hired by another departmen.Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTArea farmers to discuss milk prices ALEXANDRIA - Area dairy farmers will meet at noon Friday at the Alexandria fire hall to discuss the milk pricing system and the current MPP program. U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-5th District, state Sen. John .Wed, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT