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Tyrone 4th of July food truck and vendor festival

BLAIR COUNTY, Pa (WTAJ) – For the 4th of July weekend Tyrone will be hosting a food truck festival, along with vendors and tours. The festival will take place on Saturday, July 2 along Logan Avenue (Between 10th and 11th street). Starting at 11 a.m., 11 local food trucks and vendors will be lined up […]
TYRONE, PA
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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

Nigerian man operated online market for stolen credit card information that scammed Northeast Ohio, prosecutors say

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A Nigerian man ran an online marketplace where people could buy and sell stolen bank account and credit card information, along with compromised usernames and passwords from major online retailers like Amazon, eBay and PayPal, according to federal prosecutors. Blessing Adeleke, 31, is charged with conspiracy...
CLEVELAND, OH
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Blue Knob Mountain Bike Challenge and Festival

Blue Knob Mountain Bike Association (BKMTBA) a 501(c)(3) is holding a mountain bike festival and 15-mile race that will incorporate both the trail systems at Blue Knob All Season Resort, 1424 Overland Pass, Claysburg, PA 16625, and Blue Knob State Park on August 13th. Racers can follow the link https://www.bikereg.com/blue-knob-mountain-bike-challenge-and-festival...
CLAYSBURG, PA

12th Freedom Ride Celebration will take place this Independence Day

BLAIR COUNTY, Pa (WTAJ) – This Independence Day Tyrone is going to see an abundance of red, white and blue during the freedom ride. More than 400 riders are expected for this year’s Freedom Ride in Tyrone on Monday, July 4. The annual July 4th 10-mile bicycle ride consists of riders dressing up their bikes […]
TYRONE, PA
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Local officials advise fireworks safety before holiday weekend

ALTOONA, Pa. (WTAJ) — With all of the fun that fireworks provide, they are still very dangerous. Local officials are advising that those wishing to celebrate this weekend by lighting fireworks follow all safety precautions. Deputy Fire Chief of the Altoona Fire Department, Adam Free says those celebrating should be mindful of their neighbors and […]
ALTOONA, PA
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PSP investigating string of burglaries at Mainline Pharmacy in Hastings

Cambria Co., PA (WJAC) — State police in Ebensburg are investigating a recent string of burglaries at the Mainline Pharmacy location in Hastings, according to a post from Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers. Authorities say the first burglary occurred on the morning of June 7th, and that an unknown male entered...
HASTINGS, PA

July donation drive for veterans and troops

ALTOONA, Pa (WTAJ) – Military Families Ministry USA, Inc. is collecting items for deployed troops and local homeless veterans during July. They are accepting the following non-perishable items: Non-perishable microwavable meals Food bars, crackers, peanut butter Snacks: fruit snacks, nuts, cookies Beef Jerky & Slim Jim’s Individual drink mixes for water bottles Water-bottles Hard candy, […]
ALTOONA, PA
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TAES Assistant Principal Named New High School Principal

The search to replace former TAHS Principal Tom Yoder, who retired in March, has concluded. Chad Packer, the assistant principal at the Tyrone Area Elementary School since November 2021, was approved by the TASD school board to move into the high school principal position in July. “I want to help...
TYRONE, PA
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Curve hold Senators scoreless

ALTOONA, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Curve open up July with their fourth game of the series with the Senators. Altoona finished the month of June with a 13-12 record, which was the exact same record for the month of May. Andres Alvarez had two RBIs off one hit, as...
ALTOONA, PA
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Mount Aloysius Accepting Nominations for New Athletic Hall of Fame

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College is now accepting nominations for the inaugural class of the new Athletic Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame will honor Mountie athletes who have excelled on the field and in their communities, going above and beyond their duties as athletes. All nominations will be considered by the Hall of Fame Committee.
CRESSON, PA
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