Local News Headlines 10/17/19

Here’s your THURSDAY morning 10/17 local headlines:

Powerful winds may be buffeting eastern and central Pennsylvania today and tonight.

A New York man is headed to trial in Blair County Court for alleged drug activity.

A former federal prison inmate has been denied his lawsuit against SCI Loretto.

Pennsylvania’s Auditor General is calling on state lawmakers to take action to combat fentanyl overdoses.

So far, at least one person has given the County Commissioners an idea to think about for the 2020 budget.

There could be news soon on the request for a liquor license for the Altoona-Blair County Airport.

President Trump is expected to be back in Pennsylvania next week to give the keynote remarks to a meeting of natural gas industry groups.

Exxon-Mobil has been quietly scouting Beaver County for a suitable location to build a Natural Gas Cracker plant.

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