The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Sep 2014 23:34:36 EDTFri, 19 Sep 2014 23:34:36 EDT makes counter offer to AWA City Council's stony reception of a recent Altoona Water Authority proposal for continued local control of the city's water and sewer systems, council has countered with a local-control plan of its ow.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTCity fire leaves five injured occupants and at least three Altoona firefighters were injured Thursday morning as a result of a house fire at 314 Lexington Ave.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTSlain trooper laid to rest - Hours after a slain Pennsylvania State Police trooper was laid to rest, the hunt for a man charged with killing him briefly intensified late Thursday as authorities blocked roads around the home of the suspect's parents.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTLocal officers reflect on 'senseless' murder of state trooper a Pennsylvania state trooper was laid to rest and the man suspected of ambushing him and another officer is now on the FBI's most wanted list, area officers call the killing a senseless murder by a coward.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTOcean City rip currents kill Huntingdon man CITY - Strong rip currents believed to be caused by Hurricane Edouard have killed two men in Ocean City, Maryland. The first man to die was Larry Ernest, 52, of Huntingdon.Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDT