The move could mean big bucks for the struggling city.
Police also found cocaine and a stolen pistol during a search of the suspects' residence.
The victim was tied up with duct tape while the suspects robbed him.
Altoona Area High School took home the state title and are now looking for a national one
The program took home four out of five best overall titles.
Police arrested Robert Kearney Thursday evening.
David Burke is charged with four counts of Distributing Child Pornography, among other charges.
After 20 weeks, the protests have stopped outside the Penelec office and 142 employees are returning to work Monday.
State and local police were called out to what sources say is an officer-involved shooting
State Police and members of the Attorney General's office searched an Altoona home Wednesday morning.
An Altoona father is charged with the abuse of the 8 month old child. The mother is charged with failing to care for him.
The Jaffa Shrine in Altoona is teaming up with the Red Cross to host a blood drive on Tuesday
Altoona Symphony started their new outreach program Friday.
Police located the suspect early Thursday morning.
This great Easter Egg hunt will help the Children's Miracle Network.
Nurses sign a new 3 year contract with UPMC Altoona.
A federal judge will issue an order Friday morning on whether or not 18-year old Vladislav Miftakohv will stay in jail or be released on bond.
Police say the suspect or suspects responsible for car break-ins are now gaining entry to area homes
The city of Altoona is looking to hire some crossing guards
Residents in part of Altoona will face detours during the work.
The suspect still faces charges and is set to go to trial.
Police searched an area man's home after getting a search warrant
Police recovered more than 200 packets of heroin in the bust.
The public has the opportunity to voice concerns at a meeting Wednesday evening.
A local man faces multiple charges after allegedly firing several rounds at police officers
People in the Altoona community are still wondering why a local student may have been building a bomb.
As the investigation continues Sunday in Altoona, the community is left with unanswered questions. Why was a 19-year old building a bomb and what was he planning if police hadn't found it when they did?
Police have charged the teen with multiple offenses, including Possessing a Weapon of Mass Destruction.
Jayme Orr is both the WTAJ Hometown Hero and the Hometown Hero for the Pittsburgh Penguins this week!
Officer Christopher Amerine,44, died unexpectedly Sunday. An online fundraiser for his family was set up by Baker School.
44-year-old officer dies while playing basketball.
New details emerge about alleged abduction of 16-year-old.
An Altoona man is arrested for allegedly assaulting a 16-year-old girl.
Area police have one person in custody after alleged stabbing sends man to the hospital.
One local city wants your opinion on a new sidewalk project.
140 employees of First Energy will be locked out Monday morning.
It's beginning to look a lot like winter, as the first snowfall of the season coats many areas in our region.
Fire crews still on scene of house fire.
A family of five won't be able to go home Friday after fire damaged part of their house.
Proposal would allow bars and taverns to offer games currently restricted to non-profit groups.
A federal grant allowed a local fire department to add to their staff.
Concerned citizen leads police to 90 packets of heroin
Attorney says there's more to the story.
Police arrested two men on a number of drug charges.
One of the mayors elected Tuesday has the large task of improving his city's financial situation.
Police looking into events leading up to wreck that killed two people.
Two people are dead after a crash overnight in Altoona and police say alcohol may have been a factor.
Early Sunday Morning
Argument led to several people pulling out guns, one man firing several shots at victim.
One person was shot and killed late Thursday night.