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Excessive rainfall causes some concern for area farmers Excessive rainfall causes some concern for area farmers
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
Area farmers rely on it, but is it too much of a good thing? Cambria County alone is well above rainfall for the month, but not for the entire year. The weather forecast is vital to area famers, but the rainfall we've seen over the past three weeks has been both beneficial and [Read More]

Upgrading current State College High School building most popular in community survey Upgrading current State College High School building most popular in community survey
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
And the numbers are in. The State College Area school board receiving the official responses to community surveys on the hot button high school upgrade project--sharing those results with the public Monday evening. Julie Miller, State College Area School District, says, “This weighting and [Read More]

PennDOT, state police kick off HEAT on 30 initiative PennDOT, state police kick off HEAT on 30 initiative
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
State police and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation are partnering this week to target aggressive drivers on Route 30 through an initiative called Highway Enforcement of Aggressive Traffic, or HEAT on 30.  Twelve state police barracks joined by local departments will be making the [Read More]

Woman killed, man injured when motorcycle collides with deer Woman killed, man injured when motorcycle collides with deer
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
A woman was killed and a man injured when the motorcycle they were riding struck a deer Sunday night. The crash happened on Route 217 in Blacklick Township. As of noon Monday, the Indiana County coroner had not released the victim's name. Officials said James Seelig, of Gulf Breeze, Fla., was [Read More]

Report: Domestic, sexual abuse on the rise in Cambria, Somerset counties Report: Domestic, sexual abuse on the rise in Cambria, Somerset counties
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
A recent report has found the number of domestic and sexual abuse crimes have increased over the last two years in both Cambria and Somerset County. "We've had about triple the number of hospital accompaniments, which means we're able to go to the hospital with survivors, with rape victims, and [Read More]

Trial challenging Pa. voter ID law underway Trial challenging Pa. voter ID law underway
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
Lawyers for the state and the American Civil Liberties Union are arguing the constitutionality of Pennsylvania's proposed voter identification law.   The trial that began Monday before Commonwealth Court Bernard McGinley will examine a challenge by several voting-rights groups that say the [Read More]

Penn State receives first Clery Act review after Sandusky scandal Penn State receives first Clery Act review after Sandusky scandal
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
A report issued on Friday has detailed Penn State University's compliance so far with the federal law governing campus safety in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.University officials said they received a preliminary report from the federal government regarding whether its [Read More]

Altoona police continue investigation into man killed Altoona police continue investigation into man killed
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
Altoona police are investigating a homicide that happened early Saturday morning on the 100 block of Walnut Avenue. The Blair County coroner says 37-year-old Steven Hackney from Washington, D.C,. was shot in the chest. He died by the time police got there. This isn't the first time Hackney made [Read More]

2013 Arts Fest wraps up in downtown State College 2013 Arts Fest wraps up in downtown State College
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
It’s the biggest weekend of the year in downtown State College. Whether you’re a Penn Stater, alum, or a future Nittany Lion, there is something for everyone at Arts Fest.  Kayleigh Reid, West Grove, says, “And being able to come back. I feel like the whole community is here [Read More]

Police investigate homicide in Altoona Police investigate homicide in Altoona
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
Police in the city of Altoona are investigating a homicide that happened overnight Saturday as a result of a shooting. The Blair County coroner just released the name of the man killed. The coroner said Steven Hackney, 37, was killed by a gunshot wound to the chest. The coroner said he was not [Read More]

Oakland Fire Department holds ammunition sale Oakland Fire Department holds ammunition sale
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
A local fire department held a fundraiser this weekend of a different kind. Volunteers at Oakland Fire Department are selling about 20 to 30 thousand rounds of ammunition. It is not your typical basket raffle fundraiser. The Oakland Fire Department got creative and had an ammunition sale. "We [Read More]

What happens if the jury cannot reach a verdict in George Zimmerman trial? What happens if the jury cannot reach a verdict in George Zimmerman trial?
380 weeks ago - WJAC TV
If the jury deliberating in George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial tells Judge Debra Nelson it cannot reach a verdict, she will read them an Allen Charge. What's an Allen Charge? An Allen Charge is a strongly worded reminder given by a judge to a jury that is hung or divided, and it can only [Read More]

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