Local News Headlines 8/6/19

Here’s your TUESDAY morning 8/6 local headlines:

A major act of violence may have been averted in Philadelphia.

Pennsylvania gun laws are back in the spotlight after those weekend mass shootings.

President Trump has postponed this week’s planned visit to Beaver County in the wake of those mass shootings.

An Altoona man has been arrested and charged for an arson fire last month.

A motorcycle crash yesterday morning on Route 36 claimed the life of a Hollidaysburg man.

An Altoona man apparently out for a walk was arrested by police for drug offenses.

More change orders are on the way for the new Altoona High School Building project, along with big problems at the new tennis courts.

The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board will be participating in a number of National Night Out events across the commonwealth tonight.

PennDOT will take temporary ownership of a major Hollidaysburg bridge to make necessary repairs.

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