Top News

People embrace in front of school busses at a  church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
2 dead, including gunman, in high school shootingPolice: 2 dead, including student gunman, in shooting at high school north of Seattle
The Associated Press6 minutes ago
Mayor Randy McClement, left, arrives at the scene of a mid-air collision between an airplane and a helicopter near the Frederick Municipal Airport Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, in Frederick, Md. A fire department official said three people were killed and two others were injured in the accident. (AP Photo/The Frederick News-Post, Graham Cullen)
Feds probe plane-helicopter crash in MarylandFeds probe crash between plane, helicopter that killed 3 near Maryland airport
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2014 file photo, a worker uses an all-terrain vehicle with a plow to clear the sidewalks outside the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington. Many government offices and schools closed before the first flake of snow, but there were signs Tuesday that significant winter weather was moving into the mid-Atlantic region as heavy snow began falling. Republicans in competitive races are treading gingerly around climate change this campaign season. Many say they are not in a good position to make a judgment about the issue, then voice concern for the environment, the economy or both. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
GOP candidates treading gingerly on climate changeGlobal warming? Republicans candidates often reply 'I am not a scientist' when they're asked
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
People gather around the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the National War Memorial, in Ottawa on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014.  Canadians are mourning the loss of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, the army reservist who was shot dead as he stood guard before the Tomb of the Unknown soldier on Wednesday.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Justin Tang)
Gunman in Canada attack complained about mosqueGunman in Canada attack once complained about mosque being too liberal and inclusive
The Associated Press20 minutes ago
Law enforcement officers gather at the site where a Sacramento County Sheriff's deputy was shot by an assailant who then carjacked two vehicles prompting a manhunt in Sacramento, Calif., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014.  The deputy was taken to a hospital but his condition is not immediately known.(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
California sheriff's deputy, carjack victim shotCalifornia sheriff's deputy, second victim shot as assailant carjacks 2 vehicles, flees
The Associated Press21 minutes ago
This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks rose again Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, putting the market on track for the best week in almost two years. Amazon plunged after the company reported dismal third-quarter results, but that wasn't enough to drag the rest of the market down. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Earnings from Microsoft, others drive stocks upUS market closes out its best week in almost two years as strong earnings power stocks higher
The Associated Press22 minutes ago
In this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, holds an emergency meeting of the National Defense Council with top officials after an attack in the Sinai Peninsula, in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. The coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since the overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. El-Sissi, the former defense minister and army chief who overthrew Morsi last year, declared a three-day mourning period. (AP Photo/MENA)
Attack on Egypt army post kills 30Egypt's military suffers its deadliest attack in decades with 30 killed in restive Sinai
The Associated Press2 minutes ago
Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne (87) is tackled by Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Jayson DiManche (51) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
Colts' Wayne out vs. Steelers with elbow injuryColts WR Reggie Wayne to sit out game vs. Steelers with elbow injury
The Associated Press23 minutes ago
Ex-FARC commander sentenced to 27 years in prisonIn hostage-taking of 3 Americans, former FARC commander faces 27 years in prison
The Associated Press24 minutes ago
More Latest News

Local News

Johnstown, PA

Change Location
Cancel Location Not Found
  • Prison guard recognized for saving inmate

    Ralph Hansen of Ebensburg, a 14-year correctional officer at the prison, said he was relieving another guard on duty on Oct. 6 when an inmate called him over. Mirror staff photo Cambria County Prison guard Ralph Hansen of Ebensburg was recognized by county commissioners for saving the life of a choking inmate earlier this month. Altoona Mirror, Fri, Oct 24 2014 @ 12:58 AM
  • Sentencing in car wash parking lot slaying delayed

    Sentencing has been delayed for a man convicted in the stabbing death of his estranged girlfriend at a western Pennsylvania car wash a year ago. The Tribune-Democrat reports that a Cambria County court agreed to a defense request to put off sentencing for 22-year-old Demetrius Gibson of Johnstown to allow resolution of drug charges. WFMJ-TV Youngstown, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 06:37 AM
  • Conemaugh plans Ebola drill Tuesday

    A Cambria County health system plans an Ebola preparedness drill Tuesday, which includes erection of a decontamination tent outside its Johnstown hospital. Business Journal, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 09:46 AM
  • Conemaugh plans Ebola drill Tuesday

    A Cambria County health system plans an Ebola preparedness drill Tuesday, which includes erection of a decontamination tent outside its Johnstown hospital. "We will be talking our way through an actual event," said Dr. Harold Ashcraft , director of infection prevention at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Business Journal, Mon, Oct 20 2014 @ 02:10 PM
  • $8M for 88 victims of abuse by Franciscan friar

    Eighty-eight former students who were sexually molested by a Franciscan friar who worked as an athletic trainer at a Catholic high school have settled their legal claims for $8 million, according to two attorneys who represent more than half the victims. Altoona attorney Richard Serbin represents 13 ex-students from the former Bishop McCort High School in Johnstown, and Boston attorney Mitchell Garabedian represents 33. The students said they were abused by Brother Stephen Baker, who worked at the school, 60 miles east of Pittsburgh, from 1992 to 2001. Evening Sun, Tue, Oct 21 2014 @ 07:45 PM
  • Voters tell AP where they stand in Pa. gov's race

    Interviews by The Associated Press with voters across Pennsylvania show that many know little about Democratic gubernatorial nominee Tom Wolf but are backing the first-time candidate because of their disenchantment with Republican Gov. Tom Corbett. The AP recently conducted about 30 random interviews in suburban Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Johnstown and Altoona to find out which candidate voters support and why. Lewistown Sentinel, Sun, Oct 19 2014 @ 01:41 AM
  • Shooting incident sparks safety concerns in Harrisburg

    Lawmakers are on edge after the downtown shooting incident involving Rep. Marty Flynn because it's not the first time something like this has happened. Three House Republican campaign staffers were robbed near the Capitol on Monday night. The Times-Tribune, Thu, Oct 16 2014 @ 05:11 AM
  • The big band theory: Tommy Dorsey Orchestra keeps WWII-era music alive

    The big band, which has evolved over the years, had 17 No. 1 hits in the 1930s and '40s and featured such singers as Frank Sinatra and Jack Leonard, will headline a Gala Halloween dance and dinner buffet at the Jaffa Shrine on Oct. 31. Courtesy photo The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra, which has a pedigree stretching back to the 1930s and is currently directed by Terry?Myers, will perform Oct. 31 at the Jaffa Shrine Center. Altoona Mirror, Sat, Oct 11 2014 @ 03:00 AM
powered by Topix
AdChoices

Most Popular

AdChoices

Weather

Weather data provided by

Market Watch

Index Value Change
DOW 16,805.41 127.51
S&P 500 1,964.58 13.76
NSDQ 4,483.715 30.923
Symbol Value Change
Watch List is currently empty.
Loading...

[Max of 15, separated by commas]

  • Symbol

  • Watch List is currently empty.

Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes. Provided by Financial Content.