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False Call to Police Prompts Tactical Team Response

False Call to Police Prompts Tactical Team Response

- Michael Martin Garrett

State College Police Chief Tom King says someone called both the State College Police Department and Centre County Sheriff's office early in the afternoon to report that someone was threatening another person with a gun at an apartment on Jack's Mill Drive in Boalsburg.


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State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks
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State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
Here we are in Happy Valley with no major for-profit television networks. Of the four – ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox – three are based in Johnstown, and the fourth is based in Altoona. And according to the FCC, Happy Valley is in the “Johnstown-Altoona” television market. [Read More]
Man Found Guilty For Threatening Ex-Girlfriend with Knife Man Found Guilty For Threatening Ex-Girlfriend with Knife
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jaime Rosenberg
Enraged, prosecutors say Greenfield stabbed the knife into a nearby wall. The victim ran to the bathroom, where Greenfield followed, stabbing the knife through the door, nearly missing the victim’s head. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015 Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"For me to be able to have the game that I had, I think that was big for my confidence," Godwin said on Thursday, "and letting me know that all my hard work has come to fruition and I'm that ready to take the next step forward." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Marley Paul
Christian Hackenberg may have a little more time in the pocket on Saturday, as Temple’s leading pass rusher will likely not play this weekend. [Read More]
Attorney General Says Sandusky Appeal 'Rings Hollow' Attorney General Says Sandusky Appeal 'Rings Hollow'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"Because a review of his petition reveals all of the claims either lack merit and/or Sandusky fails to establish how the outcome of his trial would have been different absent such alleged errors, the Commonwealth submits that his...petition should be denied." [Read More]
Sheetz On Pugh Street To Open September 28 Sheetz On Pugh Street To Open September 28
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Anna Foley
Get ready, State College. You’ll be able to order mozzarella sticks and mac and cheese bites at all hours of the day. Soon. This month’s grand opening marks the end of a long journey for the Pennsylvania staple. [Read More]
Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jaime Rosenberg
“We want to continue to recruit students who want to be part of this side of Penn State and grow them into leaders. Our students are not just getting jobs, they’re getting the jobs they want,” said Paul. “We want NASA to say Penn State is the place to go.” [Read More]
Don't Be Rattled
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Don't Be Rattled
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
Not to alarm you would-be woods walkers, but there are rattlesnakes out there. We met one the other day, all curled up along the John Wert Trail, which follows tea-colored Sinking Creek away from Bear Meadows, deep in the Rothrock State Forest. [Read More]
Contempt Hearing in Right to Know Lawsuit Leaves More Questions than Answers Contempt Hearing in Right to Know Lawsuit Leaves More Questions than Answers
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“No matter what we do, we’re in a catch-22,” Maierhofer said. “…We’re a cat chasing its tail; we don’t know what the heck to do. So how can you hold the county in contempt? [Read More]
Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I see Christian so much more relaxed and so much more confident right now as a player and as a leader because of that," James Franklin said on Tuesday. "He's really taken control of the offense and that side of the ball." [Read More]

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State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks
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State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
Here we are in Happy Valley with no major for-profit television networks. Of the four – ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox – three are based in Johnstown, and the fourth is based in Altoona. And according to the FCC, Happy Valley is in the “Johnstown-Altoona” television market. [Read More]
Man Found Guilty For Threatening Ex-Girlfriend with Knife Man Found Guilty For Threatening Ex-Girlfriend with Knife
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jaime Rosenberg
Enraged, prosecutors say Greenfield stabbed the knife into a nearby wall. The victim ran to the bathroom, where Greenfield followed, stabbing the knife through the door, nearly missing the victim’s head. [Read More]
Attorney General Says Sandusky Appeal 'Rings Hollow' Attorney General Says Sandusky Appeal 'Rings Hollow'
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
"Because a review of his petition reveals all of the claims either lack merit and/or Sandusky fails to establish how the outcome of his trial would have been different absent such alleged errors, the Commonwealth submits that his...petition should be denied." [Read More]
Sheetz On Pugh Street To Open September 28 Sheetz On Pugh Street To Open September 28
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Anna Foley
Get ready, State College. You’ll be able to order mozzarella sticks and mac and cheese bites at all hours of the day. Soon. This month’s grand opening marks the end of a long journey for the Pennsylvania staple. [Read More]
Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jaime Rosenberg
“We want to continue to recruit students who want to be part of this side of Penn State and grow them into leaders. Our students are not just getting jobs, they’re getting the jobs they want,” said Paul. “We want NASA to say Penn State is the place to go.” [Read More]
Don't Be Rattled
Column
Don't Be Rattled
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
Not to alarm you would-be woods walkers, but there are rattlesnakes out there. We met one the other day, all curled up along the John Wert Trail, which follows tea-colored Sinking Creek away from Bear Meadows, deep in the Rothrock State Forest. [Read More]
Contempt Hearing in Right to Know Lawsuit Leaves More Questions than Answers Contempt Hearing in Right to Know Lawsuit Leaves More Questions than Answers
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“No matter what we do, we’re in a catch-22,” Maierhofer said. “…We’re a cat chasing its tail; we don’t know what the heck to do. So how can you hold the county in contempt? [Read More]
Penn State to Hold 'Call to Action' Against Sexual Assault Penn State to Hold 'Call to Action' Against Sexual Assault
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Penn State president Eric Barron's battle against sexual assault and harassment is going public next week. The president will be joined by student leaders, administrators, and faculty for an event at the HUB "to call upon the community to continue to raise awareness for these issues." [Read More]
Husband Faces Murder Charges for Allegedly Shooting Wife Husband Faces Murder Charges for Allegedly Shooting Wife
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Alois Kudlach, 49, allegedly shot his wife Nuria Kudlach three times in their Gregor Way home while their 19-year-old son was in the next room. He was arrested Monday night, is being held without bail in the Centre County Correctional Facility and faces life in prison if convicted. [Read More]
Paterno Legacy Beer Sales Near One Million Cans in a Week Paterno Legacy Beer Sales Near One Million Cans in a Week
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
“One distributor would order one palette, then the next day four palettes and then next day a half of a truckload,” Dudash told ESPN. “We had hoped by the fifth Penn State game to have sold 500 barrels worth. We’re up to 3,000 barrels already.” [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015 Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"For me to be able to have the game that I had, I think that was big for my confidence," Godwin said on Thursday, "and letting me know that all my hard work has come to fruition and I'm that ready to take the next step forward." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Marley Paul
Christian Hackenberg may have a little more time in the pocket on Saturday, as Temple’s leading pass rusher will likely not play this weekend. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I see Christian so much more relaxed and so much more confident right now as a player and as a leader because of that," James Franklin said on Tuesday. "He's really taken control of the offense and that side of the ball." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Even With Limited Details, Breneman's Future Clearly A Concern Penn State Football: Even With Limited Details, Breneman's Future Clearly A Concern
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Asked about Breneman's status on Tuesday afternoon, head coach James Franklin was not forthcoming, but no less ominous with his response. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Bulletpoints Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Bulletpoints
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football had its first press conference of the regular season on Tuesday. Here are the highlights. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Depth Chart Holds Few Surprises, Answers A Few Questions Penn State Football: Depth Chart Holds Few Surprises, Answers A Few Questions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
On the offensive front Penn State will work left to right with the expected crew of Paris Palmer, Brendan Mahon, Angelo Mangiro, Brian Gaia and Andrew Nelson. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Details Released On First Ever 'Stripe Out' Penn State Football: Details Released On First Ever 'Stripe Out'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Victoria F. Leonardo
The Nittany Lions will be hosting the Penn State Stripe Out against Rutgers University on Saturday, Sept. 19 at 8 p.m., the first prime time kick off of the season which will also be televised live on The Big Ten Network. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Temple Game Note Highlights Penn State Football: Temple Game Note Highlights
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's game week and that means game notes. While Penn State has yet to release a depth chart for its meeting against Temple, the first release of this season's game notes have a few good trivia bits. Here are a few stats and figures worth remembering. [Read More]
Ben State Football: The Looks Will Be More Important Than The Record In 2015 Ben State Football: The Looks Will Be More Important Than The Record In 2015
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Did they win because they were better, or did they win because they are good? That's one of the most important questions Penn State will face this season [Read More]
Penn State Football: Why is Temple So Much Trouble Lately?
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Penn State Football: Why is Temple So Much Trouble Lately?
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Temple won't likely upset Penn State on Saturday. But, if recent history is any guide, the potential exists for Nittany Lion head coach James Franklin to be a bit upset by how close the final score is. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015 Penn State Football: Like Most, Godwin Confident And Simply Better, Heading Into 2015
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"For me to be able to have the game that I had, I think that was big for my confidence," Godwin said on Thursday, "and letting me know that all my hard work has come to fruition and I'm that ready to take the next step forward." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend Penn State Football: Temple Likely Without Sack Leader This Weekend
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Marley Paul
Christian Hackenberg may have a little more time in the pocket on Saturday, as Temple’s leading pass rusher will likely not play this weekend. [Read More]
Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars Lunar Lion Withdraws From Google Competition, Still Shooting for the Stars
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jaime Rosenberg
“We want to continue to recruit students who want to be part of this side of Penn State and grow them into leaders. Our students are not just getting jobs, they’re getting the jobs they want,” said Paul. “We want NASA to say Penn State is the place to go.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable Penn State Football: Comfort Is Relative, But Offense Sounds Comfortable
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I see Christian so much more relaxed and so much more confident right now as a player and as a leader because of that," James Franklin said on Tuesday. "He's really taken control of the offense and that side of the ball." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Even With Limited Details, Breneman's Future Clearly A Concern Penn State Football: Even With Limited Details, Breneman's Future Clearly A Concern
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Asked about Breneman's status on Tuesday afternoon, head coach James Franklin was not forthcoming, but no less ominous with his response. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Bulletpoints Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Bulletpoints
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football had its first press conference of the regular season on Tuesday. Here are the highlights. [Read More]
Penn State to Hold 'Call to Action' Against Sexual Assault Penn State to Hold 'Call to Action' Against Sexual Assault
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Penn State president Eric Barron's battle against sexual assault and harassment is going public next week. The president will be joined by student leaders, administrators, and faculty for an event at the HUB "to call upon the community to continue to raise awareness for these issues." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Depth Chart Holds Few Surprises, Answers A Few Questions Penn State Football: Depth Chart Holds Few Surprises, Answers A Few Questions
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
On the offensive front Penn State will work left to right with the expected crew of Paris Palmer, Brendan Mahon, Angelo Mangiro, Brian Gaia and Andrew Nelson. [Read More]
Paterno Legacy Beer Sales Near One Million Cans in a Week Paterno Legacy Beer Sales Near One Million Cans in a Week
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
“One distributor would order one palette, then the next day four palettes and then next day a half of a truckload,” Dudash told ESPN. “We had hoped by the fifth Penn State game to have sold 500 barrels worth. We’re up to 3,000 barrels already.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Details Released On First Ever 'Stripe Out' Penn State Football: Details Released On First Ever 'Stripe Out'
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Victoria F. Leonardo
The Nittany Lions will be hosting the Penn State Stripe Out against Rutgers University on Saturday, Sept. 19 at 8 p.m., the first prime time kick off of the season which will also be televised live on The Big Ten Network. [Read More]
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John Hook

State College: Home to Zero For-Profit Television Networks

Here we are in Happy Valley with no major for-profit television networks. Of the four – ABC, NBC, CBS and Fox – three are based in Johnstown, and the fourth is based in Altoona. And according to the FCC, Happy Valley is in the “Johnstown-Altoona” television market.

Russell Frank

Don't Be Rattled

Not to alarm you would-be woods walkers, but there are rattlesnakes out there. We met one the other day, all curled up along the John Wert Trail, which follows tea-colored Sinking Creek away from Bear Meadows, deep in the Rothrock State Forest.

Let the Buyer Beware...Patty Kleban

The disturbing thing for me in the bait and switch letter my friend received was that this is a business and people who live and work here in Centre County. You see their banners at charity functions and their radio and TV ads promise that they value their customers as neighbors.

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