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Dairy industry sour over prices

September 3, 2016 ALEXANDRIA — America’s dairy farmers are facing a milk price crisis that is forcing some producers to exit the business, putting the nation’s milk production infrastructure at risk. more »»

AASD leader buys student-made home

September 3, 2016 The house built by Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center students at 1313 Harrison Ave. is the new home of Altoona Area Superintendent Charles Prijatel. more »»

PSU student paper slams Paterno tribute

September 3, 2016 STATE COLLEGE — Penn State’s student-run newspaper is objecting to the university’s plans to honor the 50th anniversary of former head coach Joe Paterno’s first game later this month. more »»

Study finds ACA options declining for Pa. residents

September 3, 2016 HARRISBURG — Central Pennsylvanians will have fewer options to purchase health insurance through the federal exchange, a new Kaiser Family Foundation study estimates. more »»

Blair inmate faces charges

September 3, 2016 A Blair County Prison inmate is facing criminal charges after she allegedly spit on another inmate last month. According to police, Natasha Tyria Emerson, 23, 1590 Allegheny St., Apt. more »»

Woman charged in five theft cases

September 3, 2016 A Tyrone woman faces five separate retail theft cases after allegedly stealing doughnuts, sunglasses and candy from Sheetz and another store. Hilary . more »»

Band hosting last concert for season

September 3, 2016 The Hollidaysburg Community Band will hold its final concert of the season at 6 p.m. Monday at Canal Basin Park. more »»

Police: Man injures three troopers

September 3, 2016 HUNTINGDON — A Hunt­ingdon man is facing charges after police said he resisted arrest and injured three state police troopers. more »»

Russo to lead cardiac program

September 2, 2016 An Altoona native on Thursday took over the heart surgery program at UPMC Altoona. D. more »»

Smith takes on new role

September 2, 2016 An Altoona man who has sat on the 3rd Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals since 2002 will take on the role of chief judge starting Oct. 1. Judge D. Brooks Smith will succeed Chief Judge Theodore A. more »»

Patrols ramped up for holiday

September 2, 2016 As the last holiday weekend of summer gets underway, so are efforts to make sure area drivers — and boaters — have a safe Labor Day holiday. more »»

DuBois man faces dozens of charges

September 2, 2016 NORTHERN CAMBRIA — A DuBois man was jailed Wednesday night after police said he overdosed in a Northern Cambria Sheetz bathroom. more »»

Area establishments cited for liquor violations

September 2, 2016 State police Liquor Control Enforcement announced on Thursday citations filed for the month of August against one Blair County establishment, two in Bedford and four in Cambria County. more »»

Labor Council sponsors parade

September 2, 2016 The Blair Bedford Central Labor Council will sponsor its 98th Labor Day celebration on Saturday. A parade will step off at 10 a.m. more »»

Police: Children living in filth

September 2, 2016 Two people in Altoona face charges after police say they were living in deplorable conditions with two young children. Brooke A. Lingenfelter, 18, and Brandon L. more »»

Ebensburg eatery Amici’s closed

September 2, 2016 EBENSBURG — Italian eatery Amici’s has closed. Chef and owner Chris Persio was unavailable for comment Thursday evening, but the restaurant’s website confirmed the news. more »»

Heavy holiday traffic expected

September 2, 2016 Highways are expected to be busy this Labor Day holiday weekend, and drivers will pay less for gasoline this holiday than in the past 10 years. more »»

CRIZ changes welcome, but not panacea

September 2, 2016 Members of the Altoona General Authority perked up Thursday on learning the state has loosened several restrictions in its City Revitalization and Improvement Zone program. more »»

Police: Reade Twp. men hadn’t met

September 1, 2016 By Kelly Cernetich Brown kbrown@altoonamirror. more »»

Drivers escape serious injury

September 1, 2016 A crash blocked northbound traffic on I-99 for miles Wednesday afternoon, leaving two drivers with minor injuries and hundreds of cars stopped for hours near Pinecroft. more »»

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