Dry conditions keep fire companies on their toes until woods 'green up'
April 21, 2014 Several wildfires in Blair County over the past several weeks have had one thing in common. They’ve been started by people, even if unintentionally. more »»
Revising history book a labor of love for Rotary duo
April 21, 2014 Former Altoona Rotary Club president Tom Cooney said the day he and some other members of the club met for the first time to discuss a potential update of its history book was in August 2011, when a... more »»
Hearing to weigh constitutionality of mandatory minimums
April 21, 2014 HOLLIDAYSBURG — Blair County judges will make a third attempt to hold a hearing on the constitutionality of mandatory sentences in Pennsylvania, as the number of protests among defense attorneys to... more »»
Police: Drunk man found in vehicle facing the wrong way
April 20, 2014 PHILIPSBURG — An allegedly intoxicated man apparently left his vehicle running for hours — parked along the street facing the wrong direction, with its lights on — before being taken into police... more »»