The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 27 May 2015 03:33:03 EDTWed, 27 May 2015 03:33:03 EDT Local overdose deaths on rise County Coroner Patty Ross was pleased earlier this year when she announced that Blair County drug overdose deaths were lower in 2014 than the year before, because that was not the case in many counties.Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTUPMC offering buyout to some University of Pittsburgh Medical Center hopes to encourage early retirements among 3,500 eligible employees with a "voluntary separation" program.Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTPolice seize cellphone, explicit video from boy have seized the cellphone of an Altoona Area High School boy after a sexually explicit video of a 15-year-old female student allegedly was passed around school.Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTBoard meets privately; agrees to bid bus routes SPRING - After meeting in a closed-door session to hammer out disagreements on "confidential" bus contracting information, the Spring Cove School Board voted Tuesday to move forward with bids, effectively ending one bus company's plan to...Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTPolice: Lilly man assaulted girlfriend - A Lilly man is in jail after allegedly pushing and choking his girlfriend Saturday, police said. Tommy Lee Feathers, 36, 484 Karney Road, allegedly assaulted his girlfriend at home just before 10 p.m. Saturday.Wed, 27 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT