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Smaller emergency service groups struggling
But Borough Council, which voted Monday to end its relationship with the company - effectively shutting it down - said some of those dozen men weren't trained and didn't follow safety protocol.
Altoona, Pennsylvania: The Capital of Railroading
Altoona, a city located near the middle of the state of Pennsylvania , is the tenth largest city in the state that sits in a valley just east of the Eastern Continental Divide, the divide that divides the waters going to the Atlantic Ocean and the waters going to the Mississippi River.
Gallitzin residents remain upset over death of dog
The seizure by police of an old dog from outside the house of its vacationing owners here July 30 - and the dog's subsequent death at a Blair County shelter - have unleashed dismay in the borough and an investigation by the Cambria County District Attorney's office.
Phillip J. Kolarczyk
Surviving are his wife, the former Mary D. Julian; four children: Dr. Lavinia Kolarczyk and her husband, Kevin Rau, of Chapel Hill, N.C., Phillip Jr. and his wife, Shelley, of Houston, Texas, Larry of Newry and Joseph and friend, Rick, of Altoona; two grandchildren: Steele and Cy; his mother of Gallitzin; two brothers: James and Martin, both of ... (more)
Dog drama: Gallitzin family, authorities at odds over seizure of pet that then died
It's been more than a week since the Myers family lost its beloved friend. The Myerses didn't even get to say goodbye - and that only compounds their grief.
Dog taken by humane officer dies in care of authorities; Charges filed
A family in Cambria County said their dog was taken from the front porch of their home by a humane officer that was not from their county.