Local News Headlines 2/5/20

Here’s your WEDNESDAY morning 2/5 local headlines:

Governor Wolf delivered his budget address to a joint session of the State House and Senate yesterday.

Republican legislators including local lawmakers State Senator Judy Ward and State Rep Jim Gregory are not happy with the amount of money Wolf wants to spend.

During his budget address, Tuesday, Governor Tom Wolf called on lawmakers to pass legislation to combat gun violence.

Altoona Police responded quickly to a late morning shooting just two blocks from Altoona High School yesterday.

Fire destroyed a home near Hollidaysburg yesterday and efforts to fight the blaze were hindered by a lack of water.

State health officials are keeping close watch on the Coronavirus even though no cases have been reported in Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania’s U-S Senators are split on how they plan to vote today on the impeachment charges against President Trump.

The State Senate has approved legislation benefiting volunteer first responders injured in the line of duty.

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