Friendly Fire Kills Guard Struggling With Inmate In Altoona CourtA jail guard was shot and killed at a Pennsylvania courthouse by what appears to be friendly fire during a struggle with an inmate who had grabbed her weapon, and authorities said Thursday they were investigating how it happened.
Pennsylvania Man Accused Of Killing Wife And Abandoning Her Body In Garage Convicted Of 3rd-Degree MurderA man accused of having killed his wife in 2015 has been convicted of third-degree murder.
Braddock Council Candidate Raemon Prunty Arrested In Altoona Drug BustA candidate running for city council in Braddock has found himself in trouble with the law.
Sheetz Named One Of America's Best Places To WorkSheetz has been named one of the best places to work in America.
Four Freight Train Cars Derail In AltoonaNo injuries were reported when several cars of a freight train derailed in Altoona.
Man Wanted For Deadly Shooting Of IUP Student Arrested In AltoonaA man wanted for the murder of a local college student was arrested.
Police Ask Public's Help In Locating Missing 17-Year-Old Mikayla Brown And 15-Year-Old Destiny McCullyState College Police are asking for the public's help in finding two missing teenagers.
Prosecutors To Seek Death Penalty In Slayings Of 2 In MayProsecutors say they plan to seek the death penalty if a man is convicted of first-degree murder in the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a Pennsylvania home earlier this year.
Police: Pennsylvania Man Upset At Text From Mother Repeatedly Stabs HerA Pennsylvania man repeatedly stabbed his mother after she sent him a text message telling him to grow up and get a job, authorities said.
Two Local Airports To Receive $6.5 Million In FundingThe Arnold Palmer Regional Airport and the Altoona-Blair County Airport will receive $6.5 million in grants.
Money, Drugs, And Cars Seized In Altoona Drug BustA joint investigation between the Altoona PD and Pa. Attorney General's Office resulted in a massive drug bust.
Pa. AG's Office: 5 People Arrested, 7 Illegal Weapons Confiscated In Drug, Weapons BustThe Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office has arrested and charged five people in connection with a drug bust and weapons trafficking in Altoona.
Police: 25-Year-Old Woman Charged With Assaulting Child Of Former Pittsburgh Steeler James HarrisonPolice say a 25-year-old woman is facing charges for assaulting former Pittsburgh Steeler James Harrison's child in a ball pit.
'The Sheetz Of Tomorrow': Pittsburgh Picked For Sheetz Technology, Innovation HubSheetz will open its first technology and innovation hub in Pittsburgh.
Woman Tosses Cat Over Humane Society Fence, Takes OffThe Central Pa. Humane Society is asking for the public's help identifying a cat who was thrown over their fence and literally left to the dogs.