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Blair County man wanted for home improvement fraud

BLAIR COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Police are searching for a Blair County man they say is wanted for home improvement fraud. Allegheny Township police are looking for Terry Wayne Geist Jr. It’s reported that he has an active warrant for felony home improvement fraud. He’s known to do business as Keystone Custom Carpentry, police said. […]
BLAIR COUNTY, PA
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Sheetz Gas Station Chain Announces Gasoline Price Cut

The Sheetz chain of gas stations and convenience stores has good news for consumers. It’s dropping the price of gas to $3.99 per gallon for the July 4 holiday weekend. Who owns Sheetz gas stations?. Article continues below advertisement. The Sheetz family owns 90 percent of Sheetz convenience stores...
ALTOONA, PA
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MUST SEE: Loco loses his pants on LIVE TV

This week the Altoona Curve takes on the Harrisburg Senators from Tuesday through Sunday! Director of Marketing, Promotions, & Special Events at the Altoona Curve Mike Kessling stops by Studio 814 with Loco…and let’s just say things get pretty crazy!. Tuesday, June 28th Ticket Offer: 2-For-Tuesday. Enjoy buy...
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Teen volunteers help communities in Central Pa.

BELLWOOD, Pa. (WTAJ) — More than 90 teens from across the country are helping to make a difference in our local communities. Volunteers from Team Refuge paid their own way to come and work on a variety of community service projects. Leader of the Transformation Church youth group Harry Houck says that they will be […]
BELLWOOD, PA

Philipsburg-Osceola among local schools to increase taxes

CENTRE COUNTY, Pa (WTAJ) – The Philipsburg-Osceola school board approved a $34.9 million 2022-23 budget that will increase taxes. For residents of Centre County, taxes will increase 4.1% or about $59. Clearfield residents taxes will increase by 4.5% or around $51. The budget includes $34,896,000 in total revenues and $34,989,000 in total expenditures. The fund […]
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4th of July cookout recipes with Weis Markets

ALTOONA, Pa. (WTAJ) — Need the perfect addition to bring to your 4th of July festivities? Try some of these easy recipes from Weis Markets. Chicken breast coated in Dijon mustard and brown sugar, lots of seasonings. Smoky Grilled Summer Vegetables. Red bell peppers, yellow squash, and zucchini. Tossed...
ALTOONA, PA
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Science with Shields – Fireworks in a Jar

ALTOONA, Pa. (WTAJ) — In this episode of Science with Shields, Christy Shields shows you how to make fireworks in a glass. Fill your glass or vase with warm water. In the bowl, put a thin layer of oil and then add a few drops of different food coloring. Mix the oil and food coloring. Now pour the oil and food coloring into the container filled with water. Watch how the colors start to burst in the water!
ALTOONA, PA

Early explosion leads Curve past Harrisburg

ALTOONA, Pa (WTAJ) — The Curve scored all eight of its runs in the first two innings Tuesday night to kickoff the second half of its season with an 8-3 win over Harrisburg. A two-out home run off the bat of Jared Triolo gave Altoona a 3-0 lead in the first. Up 4-0 in the […]
ALTOONA, PA
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Brenda C. Grinnen

Brenda C. Grinnen, age 78, of DuBois, PA died Saturday, June 25, 2022 at her home. Born on January 11, 1944 in DuBois, PA, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Helen (Mikelonis) King, Jr. She was married to Robert T. Grinnen. He survives. Brenda retired as a...
DUBOIS, PA
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LaRue Virginia Yaley Grim

LaRue Virginia Yaley Grim, 97, of Rockton, PA, formerly of North Apollo for 87 years, passed away Sunday, June 26, 2022, at her home. She was born Tuesday, November 11, 1924, in North Apollo, the daughter of the late George R. and Zelda L. Henry Yaley. Before her retirement, she...
ROCKTON, PA

Tri-Town News news briefs, June 29

The Jackson Pathfinders maintain four woodland trails in Jackson:. • The Silver Stream Trail, across from 254 Frank Applegate Road and within the Metedeconk Preserve of the New Jersey Conservation Foundation. The Pathfinders are officially honored by the foundation as guardians of this trail;. • The Steve Kitay Living Trail,...
JACKSON, NJ
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