Local News Headlines 8/22/19

Here’s your THURSDAY morning 8/22 local headlines:

Proposed legislation to increase the number of school kids who get vaccinations against preventable diseases is being introduced in the General Assembly.

An Altoona man was arrested following that downtown stabbing incident on Tuesday.

It looks like the investigation into an Everett pastor’s death is not quite finished according to a published report.

Logan Township Police are investigating a major theft at a local coal company on Tuesday.

Police in Bedford are looking for the vandals who opened up four fire hydrants releasing more than 150 thousand gallons of water.

The former house manager at the Penn State Beta Theta Pi fraternity was sentenced yesterday on charges related to the death of Tim Piazza.

Another Penn State student has dropped a lawsuit against the university.

Altoona School District officials say they will apply for the five FLEX days for the upcoming school year.

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