Local News Headlines 7/17/18

Here’s your Tuesday morning headlines:

Both of Pennsylvania’s US Senators sharply criticized President Donald Trump for Monday’s meeting with his Russian counterpart.

A fire in Bedford County yesterday gutted a theatre that was home to the Bedford County Players.

Logan Township Police were kept busy by two different out of town motorists nabbed for drugs as a result of traffic stops.

An Altoona man is facing charges for attacking another man who was with the mother of his children.

A Claysburg man is facing charges of fleeing from police during a high speed chase.

A state task force has announced new opioid prescribing guidelines for workers compensation in Pennsylvania.

The recently approved state budget includes an increase in Medicaid reimbursement rates for patients transported by air.

A new bill would ensure members of volunteer fire and ambulance companies qualify for coverage under state workers’ comp if hurt in the line of duty.