Local News Headlines 8/29/18

The Grand Jury report on Sex abuse by priests has prompted several pieces of legislation in Harrisburg.

An Altoona man convicted of sexual abuses of a child was given a harsh sentence by a Blair County Judge.

A former elected Pennsylvania State Treasurer was sentenced yesterday to serve 2 ½ years in federal prison for extortion.

Logan Township Police nabbed a crook who has been stealing items from local cemeteries.

A Prison inmate at SCI Houtzdale and his visitor are under investigation for smuggling drugs into the facility.

A couple who overslept at a local hotel were pinched and locked up on drug charges.

Pennsylvania residents who purchase alternative fuel vehicles could receive rebates.

Governor Tom Wolf is traveling to Puerto Rico today to survey the damage from Hurricane Maria last year.