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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 »»

AG: Hundreds of kids molested by priests, church leaders; updated with press release

March 1, 2016 A statewide grand jury has found that hundred of children were sexually abused by priests or church leaders in the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese over a span of 40 years, Attorney General Kathleen Kane i... more »»

AG releases report on child sexual abuse investigation into Catholic diocese

March 1, 2016 Grand jury report and FBI chart released by the Pennsylvania Attorney General concerning an investigation into child sexual abuse by people associated with the Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown. more »»

Grand jury: 2 bishops hid sex abuse of hundreds of children

March 1, 2016 ALTOONA (AP) — Two Roman Catholic bishops who led a central Pennsylvania diocese helped cover up the sexual abuse of hundreds of children by over 50 priests or religious leaders over a 40-year... more »»

Police rounding up 26 drug dealers

February 26, 2016 Police and state narcotics agents spent the morning rounding up 26 alleged drug dealers in Blair County. more »»

Bishop decrees existing Catholic schools close; new elementaries to start

February 24, 2016 A decree signed and issued by Bishop Mark Bartchak of the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese on Wednesday says five elementary schools in the Altoona area "shall cease to operate" at the end of the current... more »»

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