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February 20, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Adopted son presents Lakota Sioux history

The grandson of a Lakota Sioux chief spoke about the traditions and history of his people Saturday... More...

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Church hosts raptors

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Bat disease expected this winter in western Pa.

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Carl Pierce has explored caves since 1974, but was unprepared for what he... More...


A meat theft occurred at a residence on South Imler Valley Road.... More...


Iran cuts off oil shipments to Britain, France

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran has halted oil shipments to Britain and France, the Oil Ministry... More...

U.S., Britain to Israel: Do not attack Iran

JERUSALEM (AP) — The... More...

First phase of Italian cruise ship fuel removal completed

ROME ( AP) — The first phase of fuel removal from the capsized cruise ship Costa Concordia... More...

Local Sports

Dodson captures D-6 title; six Bulldogs advance

ALTOONA — James Dodson believes he’s on track for another long postseason run, hoping... More...

Nine county wrestlers earn top seeds for 5-AA tourney

Bedford County claimed nine of the 14 top seeds as the teams get ready for the District 5-AA... More...

Eight county teams make D-5 hoop playoffs

When it comes to District 5 basketball, there are perennial powers who make the playoffs on a... More...


Monday Evening Television

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Cable Listings

BEDFORD STANDARD CABLE CHANNELS 2 HSN 3 WPSU-3 (PBS University Park) 6 WJAC-6 (NBC Johnstown) 7 TV... More...

Local reps unopposed in primary

With the release of the unofficial list of candidates for the 2012 general election primaries, two... More...

Santorum: Criticizing Obama’s view, not faith

CUMMING, Ga. (AP) — Rick Santorum on Sunday condemned what he called President Barack... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Tussey Mountain School Board meeting will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. The meeting, usually held... More...


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Carole Ann Rhodes - 2018-03-20
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Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
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Obituary correction - 2018-03-15
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James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
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Winter storm dumps on South

JELLICO, Tenn. (AP) — As a winter storm has dumped several inches of snow on parts of the... More...

Independence Hall bell chimes again

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — The other famous bell on Independence Square is once again chiming the... More...

Penn State dance marathon raises $10.68M

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — The annual Penn State dance marathon has raised a record $10.68... More...


Political Cartoon

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Driven to distraction

A mericans are both extremely sociable and gadget-obsessed. While these two generally admirable... More...

The ‘progressive’ legacy

A lthough Barack Obama is the first black President of the United States, he is by no means unique,... More...

State/National Sports

Sabres were mightier than the Pens on Sunday, 6-2

BUFFALO, N. Y. ( AP) — Derek Roy scored twice and added an assist for the Buffalo Sabres, who... More...

Pirates prepare to show off their new-look rotation

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — James McDonald wheeled his luggage across the clubhouse at Pirate City... More...

Penn State wrestlers top ninth-ranked Pitt, 33-6

UNIVERSITY PARK — The Penn State Nittany Lion wrestling team closed out the 2011-12 dual meet... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed transfers

Robert E. Wrightsman* to Ronald J. Meyers Jr.*, Harrison Twp., $24,000.  Elizabeth Cypher* to... More...