The Altoona Mirror, 30 Sep 2016 04:07:01 EDTFri, 30 Sep 2016 04:07:01 EDT voters engaged interest in absentee ballots could portend a record Blair County voter turnout for the Nov. 8 general electio.Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTVA shows gov't lacks accountability of mismanagement, waste and outright criminal behavior at the Department of Veterans Affairs have become a regular thing.Wed, 28 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTCresson: Keep open all options will tell whether the new, lower asking price for 328 acres at the former Cresson state prison will attract a buyer.Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTWhat can be done on guns? children should not die of gunshot wounds. That is such a self-evident proposition that debating it would be absurd. Yet they and even younger children are killed by gunfire regularly in cities throughout the United States.Mon, 26 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDTCatholics shaken again by probes across Pennsylvania, shaken by the Altoona-Johnstown Catholic Diocese clergy sex-abuse scandal exposed earlier this year, as well as a similar scandal uncovered in the years since 2003 in the Philadelphia Archdiocese, now are facing...Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:00:00 EDT