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DA: Late officer justified in accidental shooting death

ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania prosecutor has ruled that a late police sergeant was justified in using deadly force that resulted in the accidental shooting death of a jail guard during a hostage situation at a county courthouse last fall. Authorities said an inmate had been taken from...
ALTOONA, PA
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I want freedom from Republicans trying to control my personal life | PennLive letters

So what do you really want? I want freedom from government control of my personal life. Extremist GOP politicians, and almost all have jumped into that fascist sinking ship, want to control Americans’ personal decisions. Ever since President Ronald Regan the Republican Party has been against big government and in favor of freedom. Now, not only does big government control women’s reproductive rights in many states, but so many other things. They control whether children can learn actual truth about American history or a whitewashed version of what they want you to know as they attempt to rewrite history.
MAYPORT, PA
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Pennsylvania Great Outdoors: Slyhoff’s Grave

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. – The great unknown of life after death has perplexed humankind since the dawn of time, and for many, the fear of the unknown leads to some curious circumstances. In northern Jefferson County during the late 1860s, a man named Richard Slyhoff died, but not before...
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Curve on losing end of 0-6 score with Senators

ALTOONA, Pa. (WTAJ) — A day after beating the Harrisburg Senators 6-0, the Altoona Curve fell 0-6 to the Senators. The Curve only had four hits on the evening, as the Senators improve to 32-42 and the Curve drop 36-38. The Curve lead the series 3-2, and will wrap up the final game of the […]
ALTOONA, PA
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Fort Roberdeau prepares for Star Spangled Fourth event

Visitors are being invited to celebrate the nation’s 246th birthday at a Revolutionary War-era fort right here in the region. Located in the hills above the City of Altoona in Sinking Valley lies Fort Roberdeau. Fort Roberdeau Executive Director Glenn Nelson shared with 6 News the important role the...
ALTOONA, PA
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Police: Area Woman Faces Charges for Sending Harassing Texts, Emails

BELL TWP., Pa. (EYT) – An area woman is facing criminal charges for reportedly sending multiple harassing text messages and emails to a known male victim less than a day after she was told not to by Punxsutawney-based State Police. According to court documents, Punxsutawney-based State Police on June...
PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA

9-year-old gets praise for his life-saving action

CLEARFIELD, CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Cooper Best enjoys being outside. “I’m always making it,” the 9-year-old said while playing basketball in his backyard. He’s out in the sun and even in the snow. “I get like ice cold and I am still running around in it,” he smiled. At the end of last month, […]
CLEARFIELD, PA
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