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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting motorists of gas line relocation work set to take place through the week of Oct. 25 and Oct. 29 on South Atherton Street. Work for the second part began last week when PennDOT started the road improvement work on Oct. 18 for South Atherton. The work being done this week is similar to the work that was done last week.

Police are warning residents to make sure that vehicles and homes are locked after numerous break-ins were reported overnight.

Police are warning individuals of a scammer posing as a member of a publishing company.

Man accused of choking Altoona cop, was out on bail for assaulting a police chief

COVID vaccines for kids 5-11 will be available in early November. Dr. Anthony Fauci said that Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine could be approved and available for kids ages 5 to 11 sometime in the first two weeks of November, making it possible for younger children to get their first shots before Thanksgiving.

Penn State football dropped 13 spots to #20 in the new AP Top 25 poll following the Nittany Lions’ ugly, 20-18 loss to Illinois in nine overtimes on Saturday.