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Police: Man injured after crashing into moving train

August 13, 2015 A Tyrone man was injured and transported to an area hospital early Sunday morning after he crashed his vehicle into a moving train at a crossing in Snyder Township, state police said. more »»

See Spot ride

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Blair Twp. considers new outdoor furnace ordinance

August 13, 2015 DUNCANSVILLE — Blair Township supervisors are interested in writing an outdoor furnace ordinance that could put the township in a better position to head off or to address complaints. more »»

Rep. Ward planning shred event

August 13, 2015 State Rep. Judy Ward, R-Hollidaysburg, and Burgmeier Shredding will have a free shredding event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday outside of Ward’s district office, 135 Stadium Drive, Bellwoo. more »»

Coalition pushing for better fitness

August 12, 2015 At an event to celebrate the success of a fitness challenge in northern Blair County this spring, workers at Albemarle Corp.’s chemical plant swapped recipes that helped them lose weigh. more »»

Lawyers in PSU abuse case want charges dropped

August 12, 2015 HARRISBURG — Lawyers for three former Penn State administrators asked an appeals court Tuesday to throw out some or all of the charges against them, arguing their right to legal representation was... more »»

Trial set to determine if man can keep 8 rental properties

August 12, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — A trial date has been set for an Altoona man fighting to keep eight rental properties he purchased and rehabilitated, contending they are not related to his past drug-related crimes. more »»

Tournament to assist family of crash victim

August 12, 2015 Softball was a “big passion” for Joshua N. Fay, a 26-year-old Williamsburg native who was killed in a May car accident that left another dead and two more severely injured, including his brother. more »»

Police: Pa. pageant winner lied about cancer treatment

August 12, 2015 HOWARD — A Centre County woman who holds the title “Miss Pennsylvania U.S. more »»

Abuse trial could take 3 weeks

August 12, 2015 The trial for a Somerset County priest charged with sexual offenses against Honduran children will take about three weeks, according to estimates in a memo issued by U.. more »»

Bedford reauthorizes tax-free zones

August 12, 2015 BEDFORD — In a move to draw employers to Bedford County, commissioners voted Tuesday to reauthorize 10-year tax-free zones at several business parks near Bedford, Everett and Hyndman. more »»

Salary board approves raises for social services employees

August 12, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Blair County Salary Board has approved raises of 3 to 5 percent for five non-union members in the social services department but delayed enactment until Jan. more »»

Police: Woman sold pills to undercover trooper

August 12, 2015 A city woman faces charges she sold pills to an undercover state trooper. State police allege 48-year-old Tina L. more »»

Cresson council discusses police deal

August 12, 2015 CRESSON — Although a formal decision is a long way off, Sankertown has made the first step in securing a police coverage agreement with neighboring Cresson Borough. more »»

Bedford approves 911 funding

August 12, 2015 BEDFORD — The Bedford County commissioners voted Tuesday to approve state funds for 911 services, in their first such vote since the state hiked phone fees to pay for the emergency system. more »»

Cruiser ad frustrates constable

August 12, 2015 CRESSON — An unauthorized online advertisement for a used Cresson Borough police cruiser that was later deleted brought a frustrated Indiana County constable before council Monday night. more »»

Tyrone school board OKs hazards plan

August 12, 2015 TYRONE — Tyrone Area School Board voted unanimously at its Tuesday meeting to accept a new all-hazards plan, which will better align the district with government standards. more »»

Crime briefs

August 12, 2015 Police: Two had pot plants in basement Two people face charges after police allegedly found marijuana growing in the basement of a city home. Barbara A. Bordell, 47, and Jeffrey W. more »»

Tyrone briefs

August 12, 2015 TYRONE Borough to remove about 40 trees Borough Council will spend $6,000 to remove 40-plus trees along a borough road. more »»

Blair County briefs

August 12, 2015 HOLLIDAYSBURG Work to start on courthouse leaks Scaffolding is expected to go up next week outside the old entrance to the Blair County Courthouse along Allegheny Street. more »»

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