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Police: Six come in contact with suspicious powder

January 23, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG -- Police have locked down the Blair County Courthouse and a nearby annex after workers opened a package containing a suspicious white powder, authorities said at a press conference... more »»

Pedestrian dies after accident

January 21, 2015 A Tyrone man has died after being injured when struck by a vehicle Tuesday evening. more »»

Man rescued from car in river

January 21, 2015 A man has been rescued after his car went off Swinging Bridge and slipped into the Frankstown Branch of the Juniata River Wednesday afternoo. more »»

Tom Wolf inaugurated as Pennsylvania's 47th governor

January 20, 2015 HARRISBURG — Democrat Tom Wolf took office Tuesday as Pennsylvania's 47th chief executive, portraying himself as a political outsider and appealing for bipartisanship in a divided state government... more »»

Mother, two children die in Altoona house fire

January 17, 2015 A mother and two children died Saturday morning when a fire destroyed a 2 1/2-story wood frame home at 1814 11th Ave. in Altoona. more »»

Deal between NCAA, PSU restores Paterno victories

January 16, 2015 STATE COLLEGE — Penn State is getting back 112 football team wins that were vacated two years ago in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. more »»

Police: Two juveniles arrested following death of Roaring Spring woman

January 11, 2015 State Police at Bedford have arrested two juveniles, a 16-year-old boy from Woodbury and a 15-year-old from Martinsburg, for the murder of Stephanie Waters, 21, of Roaring Spring. more »»

Police: Body found by railroad tracks apparent suicide

January 9, 2015 TYRONE -- State police in Hollidaysburg said this morning that a death in Tyrone appears to be a suicide. more »»

Police believe man on the run is in Third Avenue home

January 5, 2015 Altoona police believe a man allegedly on the run with his 2-year-old daughter is inside a home on the 1400 block of Third Avenue. more »»

Body found near 58th Street in Altoona

December 23, 2014 A body with some decomposition was found off 58th Street in heavy laurel brush, said Logan Township Police Chief Ron Heller. "A man had gone on a walk and came upon it," he said. more »»

Attorney: Sandusky won't get pension back

December 19, 2014 HARRISBURG, Pa. more »»

Police: Five dead in shootings near Philadelphia

December 15, 2014 SOUDERTON — Police are surrounding a home outside Philadelphia where a suspect is believed to have barricaded himself after shootings at multiple homes. more »»

Accident closes I-99 exit at Tyrone

December 5, 2014 A three vehicle accident that included a beer truck has closed the northbound exit of Interstate 99 at Tyrone. more »»

22 targeted in Bedford County drug raid

November 24, 2014 Police are rounding up 22 individuals in a drug sweep dubbed Operation Stuffed Turkey, Bedford County District Attorney Bill Higgins announced Monday. more »»

Police: Woman shot mother in back of head

November 20, 2014 Altoona police allege Tracy A. more »»

Arrest pending in shooting death in city

November 19, 2014 An arrest is pending in the death of a woman on Fifth Avenue. Altoona police are at 3706 Fifth Avenue investigating the shooting death of a 71-year-old woman. more »»

City man hospitalized with gunshot wound

November 17, 2014 A city man has been taken to UPMC Altoona with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, police said. Police were called to the scene at 115 E. Walnut Ave. Monday afternoon. more »»

Police: Trooper shooting suspect captured

October 30, 2014 DUNMORE — Authorities say they have captured a man accused of killing one Pennsylvania State trooper and seriously injuring another during an ambush outside police barracks. more »»

Penn State board rejects review of Freeh report

October 28, 2014 STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State’s trustees aren’t going to take a fresh look at the 2012 report the university commissioned into how the Jerry Sandusky molestation scandal was handle. more »»

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