Local News Headlines 12/13/19

It’s FRIDAY!!! Woo Hoo!! Here’s your FRIDAY morning 12/13 local headlines:

Cases of the flu are piling up less than three months into the season and Western Pennsylvania is seeing a good number of those cases.

An electrical fire in Altoona is blamed for a significant power outage the affected three Altoona schools yesterday.

A Blair County jury convicted a Dysart man last night of raping a woman.

A Clearfield County man convicted of murder lost his appeal in State Superior Court.

A prison inmate at the Blair County Prison is facing charges of having contraband in his cell.

Authorities said yesterday they will not charge others who were present when an Erie teen died at a house in State College in October.

Borough Council in Hollidaysburg passed the budget for next year and with it comes a significant tax increase.

There’s some disagreement in Tyrone over raises that were passed out to the borough manager and finance director.

Wreaths Across America Day, which honors veterans who have died, will be marked in Pennsylvania and across the nation Saturday.

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