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HOPE for Hyndman students reach out to help family

HYNDMAN —Students at HOPE for Hyndman Charter School raised $700 for a LaVale, Maryland,... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford Farmers Market will honor veterans beginning this... More...

Special Sections


Bedford band celebrates

Seniors and band directors celebrated their year during a banquet May 12. Members are shown with... More...

Run/walk entrants raise funds for Claysburg foundation

CLAYSBURG — Thirtyfive entrants walked, ran and races through the Claysburg Education... More...

Weather Today

Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the morning. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 5... More...


Capt. Smith has it right

Guest editorial

A lowly Army captain is pressing an issue that members of Congress should have forced long... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Obama’s Asian pivot is working

When President Obama declared in 2011 that he wanted U.S. foreign policy to pivot to Asia, some... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates top Rockies, 6-3, after Vogelsong gets hit

PITTSBURGH (AP) — With reliever Ryan Vogelsong making a spot start Monday in a game... More...

Kucherov lifts Lightning to brink of Finals

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The bigger the playoff moment, the more Nikita Kucherov... More...

‘Deflategate’ stays afloat as Brady files new appeal

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brady’s lawyers asked a federal appeals court for a new hearing... More...

GOP lashes VA secretary over ‘Disney’ remark

WASHINGTON (AP) — Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald said Monday that the VA should... More...

Police: Bedford man, ex-guard, charged with planting drugs

A state prison guard, charged in Somerset County with conspiracy to smuggle drugs into the prison,... More...


Charles T. Acker - 2016-05-24
James D. Boor - 2016-05-23
Debra D. McGinnis - 2016-05-23
Lawrence B. Hill - 2016-05-23
Kenneth J. Detwiler - 2016-05-23
Clair Dodson - 2016-05-23
John Merle Emerick - 2016-05-23
Ruth V. Foor - 2016-05-21
Robert B. Allen - 2016-05-20
Marian R. Bollman - 2016-05-19
Dennis P. Miller - 2016-05-19
James T. Miller - 2016-05-19
Kristi D. Raymond - 2016-05-18
Wayne A. Shaffer - 2016-05-17
Carolyn P. Blackstone - 2016-05-16
G. Jean Ford - 2016-05-16
Mary Z. Nolt - 2016-05-16
Donald W. Foster - 2016-05-14
Gary Lee Hartman - 2016-05-14
Lawrence Leighty - 2016-05-14
Memorial service - 2016-05-14
Kenneth S. Brouse II - 2016-05-12
Betty M. Mills - 2016-05-12
Dr. Herbert D. Snyder - 2016-05-12
Alverna E. Heltzel - 2016-05-12
Owen L. Miller - 2016-05-12
Clifford J. Redinger - 2016-05-12
Carol L. Bowman - 2016-05-11
Mary Anna Reed - 2016-05-11
Barbara J. Barton - 2016-05-10
George H. Detwiler - 2016-05-10
Charlene S. Mock - 2016-05-09
Gene M. Wentz - 2016-05-09
Joan K. Mumma - 2016-05-07
Margaret H. Karns - 2016-05-06
H. Eleanor May - 2016-05-06
Ethel M. Saylor-Risbon - 2016-05-06
Virginia P. Jay - 2016-05-05
Lena Marion Shaffer - 2016-05-05

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Vets remains come home 70-plus years later

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — More than seven decades after being killed during World War II, Pvt. Earl... More...

DEP’s outgoing secretary calls out environmental organizations

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — In an email that precipitated his resignation,... More...

Writer-director enjoys chance to work in native Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) — For writer-director Shane Black, the seedy, violent world inhabited by... More...

Local Sports

Hernandez, bats lead Bisons to D6 semi

Being the top seed in a bracket comes with its share of storylines. You’re likely considered... More...

Claysburg’s sixth inning is too much for Carroll

CLAYSBURG — Things were looking bleak during the opening round of the District 6-A softball... More...

Altoona beats Akron, 7-5

ALTOONA — Jose Osuna drove in four runs as part of a three-hit night, finishing a home run... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County deeds

William R. Zemaitis* to Pa Comm Dept of Trans, Bedford Twp., $1. Gregg A. Carbaugh* to Pa Comm Dept... More...

Bedford Grange Mutual Insurance Company

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