Cambria County Newswire

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  1. Dale R. EberhartRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    ... Dale was a graduate of Vinco High School and enjoyed going to all the reunions. He had been employed at the Cambria County Association for the Blind and Handicapped, Ebensburg, for 30 years. He was a real "people person" who enjoyed being with his ...

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  2. Commissioners plan to approve LERTA programRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    After more than two years of discussion, Cambria County commissioners said Thursday they plan to approve a tax-abatement program for Portage Borough in the coming weeks. President Commissioner Douglas Lengenfelder said the process had been a learning experience for all, with commissioners engaged in a monthslong back-and-forth after refusing to approve a LERTA program for the entire borough.

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  3. Attorney: Priest is not well in jailRead the original story

    Wednesday | Altoona Mirror

    ... suspended from his duties as pastor at Our Lady Queen of Angels Parish in Central City, has been in the Cambria County Prison since last September. That appeared to be the case when Maurizio was escorted into the courtroom of U.S. Magistrate Judge ...

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  4. Showers linger this eveningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    ... OUT IN PARTS OF THE SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY. STILL THE 60'S DOWN BY THE SHORE. THEY HAVE HAD SOME SNOW REPORTED. CAMBRIA COUNTY, UP AROUND INDIA PENNSYLVANIA. SOME SNOW ON THE GROUND AS THIS COLD FRONT CAME THROUGH. WE WILL START TO DRY IT OUT. IN THE ...

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  5. Wolf: No timeline for Shell cracker decisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Business Journal

    An ethane cracker is an inevitability for the region, it's only a question of where, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said Wednesday. And if one is to be built, then it should be in Pennsylvania, said Wolf, who swung through Downtown Pittsburgh to deliver a speech at the EverPower Earth Day Festival.

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  6. Big heroin bust disrupts key Pa. drug pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | PennLive.com

    The recent arrests of three Altoona men and a Johnstown man disrupts a large cocaine and heroin trafficking ring in Blair and Cambria counties. The four were stopped by police as they returned from New York with 300 bricks of heroin in a secret compartment in their vehicle.

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  7. Authorities put stop to major drug operationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Altoona Mirror

    ... toward the rear of the Cherokee in which they found 312 bricks of heroin. Kevin Price, a detective with the Cambria County Drug Task Force, estimated the street value of the heroin was $250,000. Aside from Barry, who is on federal supervision after ...

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  8. Johnstown Hockeyville - Final FourRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Pensburgh

    ... big screens around the Pittsburgh area, please spread the word there and get others around you to vote!! The Cambria County War Memorial and the Johnstown Chiefs are the origins and shooting location for the moive "Slap Shot" . The content expressed ...

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  9. Restoring credibility: Pa. Turnpike commissioner's confirmation forwarded thanks to his work after pay-to-play scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | PennLive.com

    ... us, a bipartisan approach to everything at the Turnpike." Committee Minority Chairman Sen. John Wozniak , D-Cambria County, thanked Leiberman for his efforts to move the commission forward and to restore people's confidence in the Turnpike. "This ...

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  10. Acting PennDOT Secretary has smooth road to confirmation voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | PennLive.com

    ... to the full Senate. "Welcome aboard, Madam Secretary," said Committee Minority Chairman Sen. John Wozniak , D-Cambria County. "We look forward to working with you." Committee Chairman Sen. John Rafferty , R-Montgomery County, spoke glowingly of ...

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  11. Support builds for 'old-time hockey': Many with ties to Johnstown join Hockeyville USA pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Erie Times News

    ... building should finish No. 1 in the Kraft Hockeyville USA competition. It" s Johnstown and the 65-year-old Cambria County War Memorial Arena, which is most famous for its role in?the filming of "oeSlap Shot." "oeTo me, in my mind and heart, ...

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  12. Man sentenced to drug court despite objection by attorneyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | Altoona Mirror

    ... and Probation Office indicated that Durbin was not eligible because he was a resident of Cresson, which is in Cambria County. The defense attorney objected, arguing that Blair County cannot reject a qualified applicant for Intermediate Punishment ...

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  13. Supplies arrive in Trumbull County to prevent heroin deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... were available for students Friday at Greater Johnstown High School, about 60 miles east of Pittsburgh.The Cambria County coroner's office says 17-year-old Makiah Jones died of gunshot wound to the head.His body was found before 1 a.m. Wednesday in ...

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  14. Hotel California officially open in AustintownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... were available for students Friday at Greater Johnstown High School, about 60 miles east of Pittsburgh.The Cambria County coroner's office says 17-year-old Makiah Jones died of gunshot wound to the head.His body was found before 1 a.m. Wednesday in ...

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  15. Catch-and-release popularity increasingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Altoona Mirror

    ... counties throughout the state. The official opening day for the rest of the state, including Blair County, Cambria County, Huntingdon County, and Bedford County, is 8 a.m. this Saturday, April 18. Creel limit: Five per day, combined species, during ...

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  16. Police: Swift burglar targeting Pennsylvania social clubsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... the way. The same burglar is believed to have targeted the Ebensburg Country Club and Windber County Club in Cambria County, and the Holsopple VFW post in neighboring Somerset County between midnight and about 1: 30 a.m. Monday.

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  17. Next EntryRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | WDSN-FM Du Bois

    A DuBois man was killed Sunday when his vehicle slammed into an embankment and rolled over. The Cambria County coroner said Robert Quetot, was ejected during the accident along Bennetts Valley Highway in Huston Township Sunday morning.

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  18. NBC's Emrick has soft spot for Johnstown's 'long history of celebrating hockey'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Erie Times News

    PITTSBURGH "" Like many in hockey, NBC Sports lead play-by-voice Mike "oeDoc" Emrick has seen Johnstown and Cambria County War Memorial through the frames of the iconic movie "oeSlap Shot." While Emrick has never been inside the historic arena as a fan or as a member of the working media, a trip to the War Memorial Arena is on a short list of life goals for the veteran broadcaster, who also has called games for Fox when the NHL called that network its national broadcast home.

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  19. Oxford Development expands property management into JohnstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Business Journal

    Oxford Development Co. has opened an office for its property management services in Johnstown, Cambria County.

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  20. How you can help Johnstown be named Hockeyville USARead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Erie Times News

    Johnstown hockey enthusiasts did plenty to get the city and Cambria County War Memorial Arena into the top 10 of the Kraft Hockeyville USA?competition, but there is still plenty to be done. In order to capture the ultimate prize "" $150,000 in upgrades for Cambria County War Memorial Arena and an NHL?preseason game "" fans will need to vote for Johnstown.

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