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Sex scandal leads Baylor to fire Art Briles, re-assign president

May 26, 2016 WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University's board of regents said Thursday that it will fire football coach Art Briles and re-assign university President Kenneth Starr amid questions over the school's... more »»

Both lanes of Route 322 now open between Philipsburg and Port Matilda

May 18, 2016 PHILIPSBURG -- Both lanes of Route 322 reopened around 6 p.m. Wednesday after crews completed the cleanup from a fatal accident that occurred around 1 a.. more »»

Volunteer firefighters charged

May 16, 2016 Four Logan Township volunteer firefighters were charged this morning with calling in false alarms. Dustin A. Beckwith, 24; Aric A. Beckwith, 19; Daniel A. Johnson, 23, and Edward J. more »»

Teen dies in crash

May 11, 2016 An 18-year-old Hollidaysburg Area High School student died Tuesday night when his sedan struck an embankment on Locke Mountain Road. more »»

MLB scraps Pirates games in Puerto Rico

May 6, 2016 NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball has scrapped a series in Puerto Rico between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins amid concerns over the Zika viru. more »»

Night Market rescheduled for May 13

May 6, 2016 The spring Downtown Night Market in Altoona has been rescheduled for Friday, May 13, from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. more »»

Osgood Drive reopens; drivers urged to be cautious

May 5, 2016 Osgood Drive, from Frankstown Road to 17th Street in Logan Township reopened this morning, Jeff Blake, Logan Township emergency manager reports. more »»

Sandusky gets May 20 hearing

May 5, 2016 HARRISBURG, Pa. more »»

Natural gas power plant planned for Cresson

May 4, 2016 CRESSON - After years of work, state and local officials announced plans to develop and sell off the closed state prison at Cresson site. more »»

Kasich drops out of GOP race

May 4, 2016 WASHINGTON (AP) — John Kasich plans to end his bid for the White House, making Donald Trump the presumptive Republican nominee for president. more »»

AP: Trump wins PA, MD, CONN; Clinton takes MD

April 26, 2016 Donald Trump has won the Republican presidential primaries in Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Maryland, giving the billionaire businessman a boost in a critical night as he seeks to shut out his... more »»

Shuster narrowly leading Halvorson

April 26, 2016 Rep. Bill Shuster holds a narrow lead over challenger Art Halvorson for the Republican nomination for the 9th District of the U.S. House of Representatives. more »»

Fire rips through Fine Line Cabinets; employees safe (updated 10:15 a.m.)

April 25, 2016 Blair County fire companies were called to a fire this morning at Fine Line Cabinets, 753 Lock Mountain Road in Frankstown Township. more »»

35 charged in Blair County drug sweep

April 21, 2016 Police and state narcotics agents in Blair County are out this morning rounding up about three dozen suspected drug dealers. more »»

Canadian Pacific drops takeover bid for Norfolk Southern

April 11, 2016 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Canadian Pacific said Monday that it is ending its nearly $30 billion takeover bid for Norfolk Southern, less than six months after it offered to buy the rival railroad. more »»

Ex-Altoona officer found not guilty of official oppression and simple assault

April 7, 2016 A Blair County jury this morning found a former Altoona police officer not guilty of official oppression and simple assault of a prisoner for an altercation 14 months ago. more »»

East Pleasant Valley Boulevard now open

March 31, 2016 East Pleasant Valley Boulevard (Old Route 220) has reopened between Harvard and South Temple lanes. more »»

27 charged in Clearfield Counthy methamphetamine investigation

March 24, 2016 HARRISBURG — Criminal charges have been filed against 27 individuals accused of distributing or possessing illegal drugs in Clearfield County, the state Attorney General’s Office said. more »»

Three friars arraigned in Hollidaysburg

March 18, 2016 Three Franciscan friars accused of allowing Brother Stephen Baker to go on molesting scores of boys are in Hollidaysburg District Court for their arraignments on conspiracy and child endangerment... more »»

Maurizio sentenced to 200 months in prison

March 2, 2016 The Rev. Joseph D. more »»

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