The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 18 Apr 2014 15:31:09 EDTFri, 18 Apr 2014 15:31:09 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssInternal affairs officer selected for prison boardhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/582678.htmlHOLLIDAYSBURG - Sheriff's Deputy Sam McClure, a 21-year veteran of the Altoona Police Department, was selected by the Blair County Prison Board to become its first internal affairs officer.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTTyrone Area hosts mock DUI crashhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/582680.htmlTYRONE - With proms and graduations just around the corner, seniors at one local school district got a firsthand lesson in what can happen when people make poor choices and get behind the wheel.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTUnion: Penelec failing to read house meters often enoughhttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/582681.htmlIn a pre-hearing conference Thursday before a Public Utility Commission judge, the Utility Workers Union of America argued that Penelec has habitually failed to read house meters every other month as required - a failure it says merits a fine and a...Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTResident says state police shot, killed doghttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/582683.htmlASHVILLE - A woman said state police shot a dog unprovoked Sunday while she was trying to rescue it. Ellen Whited of Gallitzin Township said she was driving home Sunday afternoon about 4:30 p.m.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDTPrison board considers fill-ins for overtime issuehttp://www.altoonamirror.com/page/content.detail/id/582659.htmlHOLLIDAYSBURG - The chairman of the Blair County Prison Board said he wants to determine if the answer to the overtime problem could be the use of fill-in, or part-time workers.Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT