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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...
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Curve best Senators in front of record crowd

ALTOONA, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Altoona Curve beat the Harrisburg Senators 7-3 in front of 8,344 fans, the most at a game since July 4, 2019. The Curve claimed the series 4-2. Centerfielder Connor Scott had a trio of RBIs off one hit. Normally, Altoona is off on Mondays, but due to the holiday, they […]
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

Dorothy M Garner obituary 1927~2022

Dorothy M Garner, 94, of Fort Loudon, PA, entered into rest July 1, 2022, in the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Lynn and Forest Whitesel in Lewisberry. Her son, Joseph A. Garner and his wife, Linda, also survive of Lewisbury. Born October 31, 1927, in the Lackawanna Section of...
FORT LOUDON, PA
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Abortion rally held in downtown Altoona

BLAIR COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — As the country continues to respond to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade, a rally was held in downtown Altoona on Sunday. About 50 people gathered in the Heritage Plaza beginning at 2 p.m. “This small town of Altoona can really come together and change for the […]
ALTOONA, PA
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Police investigating weekend fire at Blair Senior Services' vehicle storage facility

Blair Co., PA (WJAC) — Hollidaysburg police are investigating a weekend fire at the Blair Senior Services' vehicle storage facility, located along Loop Road. Officials with the Phoenix Volunteer Fire Department say over half-a-dozen departments were dispatched to the blaze around 5 a.m. Sunday., where crews found six of the company's transportation vans on fire.
HOLLIDAYSBURG, PA
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Akron RubberDucks postpone Monday's game against Altoona Curve amid downtown curfew

The Akron RubberDucks have postponed Monday night's game against the Altoona Curve amid a downtown curfew set to go into effect at 9 p.m. Mayor Dan Horrigan issued the order amid civil unrest following the shooting death of Jayland Walker by Akron police, with bodycam video released Sunday showing officers shot Walker dozens of times.
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Creation Festival brings Christian music to Huntingdon County

HUNTINGDON COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — After two years off, the Creation Festival has returned, bringing one of the country’s largest Christian music festivals back to Huntingdon County. Church groups came from all over the country to experience the four day event. Creation Festival is held at the Agape Campground in Shirleysburg. Over 10,000 people attended […]

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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St. Thomas Man Shot in Red Hook

A St. Thomas man was shot in Red Hook early on Saturday morning, police say. According to the 911 Emergency Call Center, VIPD officers were dispatched to the Roy Lester Schneider Medical Center at 4:05 a.m., where a friend had transported the victim. The victim told the police that he...
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