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February 18, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Economy topic of chamber meeting

The current economic growth rates are not a recession but they are mild, said a Pittsburgh-based... More...

Top of th' Morning

U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster said the payroll tax credit extension is not perfect but is... More...

Special Sections


Extension to conduct gardening seminars

Penn State Extension will conduct six different educational seminars for weekend gardeners at the... More...

Little dogs rule!

Another blue — a blue heeler, that is — is Nana. She’s 5 months old,... More...

Judge halts work amid Pa. gas pipeline court fight

LAPORTE, Pa. (AP) — A judge has issued a temporary halt to construction and tree clearing on... More...

Local Sports

Half a dozen Bulldogs reach D6 semifinals

ALTOONA — Six Claysburg wrestlers are still in the running for a District 6-AA championship... More...

Bedford wrestlers post another unbeaten regular campaign

Bedford going undefeated in the regular season in wrestling must be old hat for all the coverage... More...

Hole In One

Cameron Sprowls of Bedford aced the No. 3 hole at the Frog Hollow Golf Club near Wilmington,... More...

How much is the doggy in the window?

Lost dog featured in window display

How much is the doggy in the... More...

Broad Top man gets new heart

After surpassing medical odds a quarter of a century ago, a Broad Top City man was blessed with a... More...

Glenn fever returns 50 years after historic flight

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — John Glenn fever gripped Cape Canaveral on Friday, just as it did... More...


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News Briefs

Terror suspect arrested near Capitol... More...

Philly diocese alters plan for school closures

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — After hearing appeals, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia announced Friday... More...

Pittsburgh Zoo welcomes baby

Moka, a western lowland gorilla, cradles her newborn baby Thursday at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG... More...


Bailing on CNN debate

Guest editorial

Hard-core political junkies and Newt Gingrich were undoubtedly disappointed when CNN cancelled its... More...

162 reasons to marry

—Ethics & Religion

Those of us who believe in marriage are not doing a good job. The marriage rate has plunged 54... More...

Flights of fancy

Just Dessert

A ccording to The Wall Street Journal, which doesn’t get hysterical about these matters,... More...

State/National Sports

AP source: Yanks agree to trade Burnett to Pirates

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees agreed Friday to trade much maligned pitcher A.J. Burnett to... More...

Pirates president Coonelly optimistic about 2012

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pittsburgh Pirates president Frank Coonelly borrows an analogy from... More...

Crosby skates with team but still not symptom free

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby joined his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates on the ice for the... More...

Vital Statistics

Generations gather for photo

Baby Zoey Ward is pictured in this five-generation photo with, seated, her... More...

Mr. and Mrs. George Felix mark 65th

George and Doris Felix of Alum Bank celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Feb. 4.  The... More...

Barkmans honored as King and Queen, to mark 73rd anniversary Sunday

The Pennknoll Village 2012 Valentine’s Day King and Queen are John and Guila Barkman. ... More...