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Prison call-offs reach high in December

Continuing staffing, overtime issues source of frustration for prison board

January 17, 2014
By Phil Ray ( , The Altoona Mirror

HOLLIDAYSBURG - Blair County Prison Board members were stunned Thursday by news that the number of call-offs by corrections officers reached an all-time high of 162 in December, which contributed to more than $321,000 in overtime paid to prison employees during 2013.

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