Cambria County Newswire (Page 2)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cambria County, PA. (Page 2)

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  1. 'We have the ... ability to override the Governor's veto pen,' Sen. Scott Wagner says in victory lap: Thursday Morning CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | PennLive.com

    ... John DiSanto, who beat Democratic incumbent state Sen. Rob Teplitz, D-Dauphin . Republicans also flipped the Cambria County-based 35th Senate District, a seat long held by the veteran Sen. John Wozniak , who dropped out of the race when it became ...

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  2. Sollenberger faces new chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Altoona Mirror

    A Duncansville man accused of threatening Cambria County Prison officers last week after he tried to turn himself in on outstanding warrants that did not exist had new charges filed against him Tuesday. Cambria Township police filed charges of making terroristic threats and disorderly conduct Nov. 1 against Mervin Sollenberger, 40, 3099 Carson Valley Road.

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  3. Burns - relieved' with win in 72ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | Altoona Mirror

    Cambria County Democrat Frank Burns said he felt relieved Tuesday night after winning re-election to the 72nd State House District. he said after the general election results came in Tuesday and after he received a congratulatory phone call from Republican opponent Cecilia Houser.

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  4. Pennsylvania voters raise judical retirement age to 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | NJ.com

    ... and state Rep. Kate Harper, the sponsors of the bill. Boscola's district includes part of Northampton County. Cambria County Judge Norman A. Krumenaker supports mandatory retirement at 70 because it encourages more turnover and more new blood on the ...

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  5. Coroner: Pa. suspect who died falling onto river bank was drunk46 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | Philly.com

    ... rail, and through some woods toward a steep ledge before falling onto the rocky riverbank 24 feet below. The Cambria County coroner says Maldet died of head injuries and had a blood-alcohol content three times the limit considered legally ...

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  6. Cernic concedes 35th Senate race to LangerholcRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Altoona Mirror

    Democratic candidate Ed Cernic Jr. conceded the state Senate's 35th district seat around 10 p.m. Tuesday to Republican Wayne Langerholc Jr., a Richland Township supervisor and Cambria County assistant district attorney. Incumbent Sen. John Wozniak, D-Cambria announced unexpectedly in August that he would not seek re-election after winning the April primary, giving Cernic just 88 days to campaign.

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  7. Langerholc wins 35th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Altoona Mirror

    Pennsylvania RepubA licans picked up a long-coveted state Senate seat Tuesday as Richland Township Supervisor and Cambria County Assistant District Attorney Wayne Langerholc Jr. declared victory over Cambria County Controller Ed Cernic Jr. The seat had been held for close to 20 years by Sen. John Wozniak, D-Cambria, who announced unexpectedly in August that he would not seek another term after winning the party's nomination in April. Final numbers were not available late Tuesday, but unofficial vote counts from the state department showed Langerholc captured close to 63 percent of the vote, with more than 65,000 votes to Cernic's 39,000.

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  8. Homes evacuated after propane line break near VintondaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Altoona Mirror

    ... area, but a supervisor said gas company officials have secured the line at both ends. As a precaution, the Cambria County Hazmat Team and Jackson Township Volunteer Fire Company are asking people who live west of Dishong Mountain Road along Route 22 ...

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  9. 9th Congressional District, Halvorson leads in one precinct reportingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | O-R Online

    ... which includes all or parts of 12 counties, incumbent U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, a Republican, was leading in Cambria County with 916 votes over Art Halvorson, Democrat, with 487 votes. Seventeen of 133 precincts were reporting. One precinct in Fayette ...

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  10. State police: Probe underway into death of man who fell off cliff while fleeing copRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 8 | PennLive.com

    ... fell off a 24-foot-high ledge onto a rocky riverbank, troopers said. He was pronounced dead at the scene by Cambria County Coroner Jeff Lees. Johnstown police called in the state police to investigate the incident. Also involved in the probe are the ...

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  11. DA: Escaped suspect jumps into river, dies during chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | O-R Online

    ... who escaped from a hospital jumped off a bridge and died in the river below while being chased by police. Cambria County District Attorney Kelly Callihan tells the (Johnstown) Tribune-Democrat the man was arrested in Conemaugh Township, Somerset ...

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  12. Man angry cops didna t have arrest warrant for him is jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 6 | WWLP

    Police say a Pennsylvania man who became angry when told there were no outstanding warrants for his arrest has been jailed. Cambria Township police say 40-year-old Mervin Sollenberger arrived at the Cambria County jail late Tuesday to surrender on outstanding arrest warrants.

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  13. Cambria County natural gas stations slated for public useRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    The Cambria County commissioners on Thursday approved a resolution directing the authority to sell gas to the public from its main office in Johnstown and at a station north of Ebensburg. County Controller Ed Cernic Jr., who chairs the transportation authority, said the public-private fueling stations are the first of their kind in the state.

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  14. Man jailed on terroristic threat chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 3 | Altoona Mirror

    A Duncansville man was jailed earlier this week after he threatened Cambria County Prison correction officers when they would not detain him for arrest warrants that did not exist. Mervin Sollenberger, 40, 3099 Carson Valley Road, arrived at the prison Monday evening and attempted to turn himself in, according to police.

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  15. Man angry cops didn't have arrest warrant for him is jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 3 | The New Zealand Herald

    " Police say a Pennsylvania man who became angry when told there were no outstanding warrants for his arrest has been jailed. Cambria Township police say 40-year-old Mervin Sollenberger arrived at the Cambria County jail late Tuesday to surrender on outstanding arrest warrants.

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  16. Cops: Man jailed for threatening guards who refused arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 3 | The Progress

    Cambria Township police say 40-year-old Mervin Sollenberger arrived at the Cambria County jail late Tuesday to surrender on outstanding arrest warrants. Only trouble was, there were no warrants for the Duncansville man.

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  17. Arson suspect waives hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    ... the five cases and had confessed to at least two of the fires. Online court documents show Bassett remains in Cambria County Prison unable to post 10 percent of a $250,000 bond. Logan Township supervisors have approved an agreement with the state ...

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  18. Police: Man ran prostitution ring, paid women in heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | New Jersey Herald

    A Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he ran a prostitution ring out of a hotel and paid the women with heroin instead of money. Richland Township police and the Cambria County district attorney's office investigated after managers of the Super 8 Johnstown hotel reported suspicious activity.

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  19. Pennsylvania Senate Republicans aiming for supermajorityRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2016 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... DiSanto, a developer. In the 35th, incumbent Democrat John Wozniak of Johnstown is stepping down, leaving Cambria County Controller Ed Cernic to face Republican prosecutor Wayne Langerholc. In the 49th, Erie incumbent Democrat Sean Wiley faces Dan ...

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  20. Area briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    ... Allegheny Mountain Firefighter Initiative will hold firefighter tryouts at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Nov. 6 at the Cambria County Fire School located along Ott Road, between Patton and Carrolltown. Participants try on the firefighter gear, learn skills and ...

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