Local News Headlines 8/8/18

Good news for the local airport. The U-S Department of Transportation has granted the subsidy waiver and the airport will remain in the Essential Air Service Program.

A new legal challenge has been filed against a grand jury report documenting abuse allegations in six Catholic Dioceses in the State.

An Altoona man is facing charges that he strangled his girlfriend after a violent argument earlier this week.

A Northern Cambria man has been locked up after being charged with choking a child at his home last week.

A Duncansville man, accused of burglary in Clearfield County, is asking for a change of venue in his trial.

Crews continue to clear away debris from Sunday’s train derailment near Station Square in Pittsburgh.

The State Department of Labor has announced improvements to the online job service, Career Link.

When it comes to Safe schools, our area has many schools that rank high on the list in the state.