Local News Headlines 9/19/18

State Troopers will be stepping up their presence at schools primarily served by the State Police.

Reforms in the procedures for reporting child abuse in the state will be among the issues taken up by lawmakers when the session resumes next week.

A Clearfield County man has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of his friend last October.

A Blair County man serving time for sexual assault has been deemed a sexually violent predator.

A Hollidaysburg man has been locked up after he reportedly attacked the mother of his children earlier this week.

Despite the constant wet weather, it looks like the Altoona High School building project is still on schedule.

Blair Township residents will be getting new water meters thanks to a state grant.

The state has received federal funding to help in its fight against the opioid epidemic.