Wanted: Doralee Rae Thompson - Aggravated Assault & DUI ChargesiSkyCreations - News & MediaNewsBreak Contributor
Richland Township Police Seek Info on Boscov's Retail TheftiSkyCreations - News & MediaNewsBreak Contributor
Justice on the Line: Cambria County Trial Reaches ClimaxRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
Shocking Child Homicide in Lilly: Mother Faces Charges After Tragic DeathRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
Man Faces Charges for Using Stolen Checks to Buy Hunting GearRanchersRidgeNewsBreak Contributor
Man arrested during utility bill scam investigation in Indiana County
A man from New Jersey was arrested during a scam investigation in Indiana County.
Homicide investigation underway after shooting in Cambria County
CHEST TOWNSHIP, CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Pennslyvania State Police are investigating a homicide in Cambria County and have one person in custody. According to a release from state police, first responders were dispatched to a report of a shooting at a location along Grozanick Road in Chest Township. Police said one person was killed […]
Five arrested after drug bust in Johnstown
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (WTAJ) — Five people have been arrested and are facing felony drug charges after officers raided a duplex in Johnstown. According to Cambria County District Attorney Greg Neugebauer, the Cambria County Drug Task Force, Cambria County SERT, Cambria County Detective Bureau, Cambria County Sheriff’s Department, PA Office of Attorney General, and the Cambria […]
Wanted: Doralee Rae Thompson - Aggravated Assault & DUI Charges
EBENSBURG, PA – The Pennsylvania State Police Troop A, based out of Ebensburg Barracks, has issued an arrest warrant for Doralee Rae Thompson, following charges that include aggravated assault by vehicle while under the influence and multiple DUI offenses. Authorities are now reaching out to the public for assistance in locating Thompson, with the promise of a cash reward for information leading to her arrest.
All charges dropped against former Westmont teacher accused of raping student
CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa (WJAC) — Cambria County District Attorney Greg Neugebauer confirmed to 6 News that the second, and only remaining, criminal charge against former Westmont elementary school teacher Shawn Miller was dropped at the end of last year. The charge for Victim 2 was filed in May 2022,...
Officials: Cambria County woman died trying to save dogs in house fire
CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Officials held a press conference Thursday morning regarding a deadly house fire that killed one and injured three in Cambria County. During the news conference, Cambria County Coroner Jeff Lees stated that April Baxendale, 47, died in Wednesday’s house fire. An autopsy confirmed that April died of toxic smoke and […]
Cambria County Five Most Wanted list released
CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Pennsylvania State Police out of Ebensburg have released their Cambria County Five Most Wanted list. Three of the most wanted are wanted for assault, be it simple or aggravated. Another is wanted for theft by deception and the fifth is for firing a gun into an occupied structure. Doralee Thompson, […]
Man Charged After Wielding Knife In Sheetz
A man is in custody after bringing a knife into a Sheetz and allegedly acting erratically. Butler Township Police were called to the Sheetz on Center Avenue Sunday at 10 am for a man who allegedly wielding a knife. 30-year-old Brian Deweese of Indiana, PA, is also accused of stabbing...
The total snowfall Indiana County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Indiana County, Pennsylvania received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
Police: Cambria Co. woman admits to stealing over $47K from local retirement community
CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa (WJAC) — Authorities say a Cambria County woman is facing charges after she allegedly stole thousands from a Richland Township retirement community. Police say between April 2022 and September of last year, 76-year-old Donna Sprankle, of Johnstown, had allegedly written checks to herself while she was an accountant for the Arbutus Park Manor Auxiliary.
Indiana's Italian Treasures: 3 Restaurants Bringing Italy to the Midwest
In this article, we will be exploring three exceptional Italian restaurants located in Indiana. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments yet? If so, we invite you to share your experiences in the comment section below.
Richland Township Police Seek Info on Boscov's Retail Theft
JOHNSTOWN, PA – The Richland Township Police Department is actively seeking assistance from the public to identify individuals connected to a retail theft incident at Boscov's, located at 570 Galleria Drive in Richland Township. The incident, which occurred on February 13, 2024, has prompted a call for anyone with information to come forward, aiding in the ongoing investigation.
Indiana County's Own Cindy Rogers: Champion of Local Water Conservation and Environmental Education
Cindy Rogers, a retired special education professional, now volunteers as a Master Watershed Steward with Penn State Extension in Indiana County, Pennsylvania. Since retiring, Rogers has focused on water conservation and has built relationships with local organizations. Her role allows her to connect with others who share her environmental goals.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Kittens Today in Avonmore, PA
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around avonmore.
Wanted man arrested in Johnstown after drugs, guns were found in home
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (WTAJ) — A man wanted in Somerset County was arrested after drugs and guns were allegedly found in his home. Frank Webb, 32, is facing felony charges after police searched a residence on Marbury Avenue where Webb was believed to be at. Police noted that Webb was wanted in Somerset County. During the […]
Woman dies, 10-year-old hurt in Derry Twp. accident
A woman died and a 10-year-old child was injured in a traffic accident Monday afternoon in Derry Township, Westmoreland County. The Westmoreland County Coroner identified the woman as 49-year-old Regina Endress of Indiana County.
IRMC LOOKING FOR COMMUNITY RESPONSE TO HEALTH-NEEDS SURVEY
Indiana Regional Medical Center is seeking people to help them with a survey of the health-related needs of the community. IRMC is asking people in both Indiana and Jefferson Counties to take the Community Health Needs Assessment. The survey takes only a few minutes to complete and will collect information from participants regarding what they feel are the health needs of the community, in addition to looking at secondary data that is available.
Hearing delayed for inmate charged in 2022 fatal shooting, crash in Moxham
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (WJAC) — A Johnstown man charged in a 2022 homicide case had his preliminary hearing rescheduled after a Commonwealth witness refused to testify without his lawyer. According to the affidavit, a confidential informant told police that 21-year-old Gary Hill confessed to killing 42-year-old Timothy Harrison after a...
FIVE FIRE COMPANIES CALLED OUT FOR BRUSH FIRE IN ARMSTRONG TOWNSHIP
Multiple fire departments were dispatched for a brush fire in Armstrong Township yesterday. Indiana County 911 reported the brush fire at 2:08 PM on Lacey Lane east of Shelocta. Elderton Fire Department was first called to the scene at that time, but at 2:11 PM, Indiana, Creekside and Iselin Fire Departments were called in to assist, along with tankers from Elderton, Creekside and Coal Run-McIntyre fire departments. Plumville fire department was also called in at 2:36 PM. Marion Center firefighters were called in shortly after that for standby detail.
Northern Cambria woman sentenced in federal court after laundering $2 million
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (WTAJ) — A Northern Cambria woman was sentenced in federal court for tax fraud on Tuesday, Feb. 20. Sarah Stiles, 39, was sentenced to a total of 12 months and one day in prison followed by two years of supervised release on her conviction of tax and wire fraud. Stiles admitted to the […]