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May 17, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Speeding up the turnpike

Bill would raise limit from 65 to 70 mph

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The speed limit on the Pennsylvania Turnpike could increase from 65... More...

Commissioners split on visitors bureau vote

The Bedford County commissioners approved members to the county visitors bureau board of directors... More...

Special Sections

Local

Central court

The following defendants waived a preliminary hearing on criminal charges Wednesday, May 16, in... More...

Entertainment

BEDFORD County Players will perform the comedy “ Aaron Slick from Punkin Crick” May 18,... More...

Comcast urges adapters, analog delivery to cease

Comcast Limited Basic customers in the Bedford area are urged to order their digital adapters and... More...

Editorial

Earmarks quietly return

Quietly — very quietly, because you’re not supposed to notice it — House... More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Definition problem

A merica’s 2012 Presidential election has now officially entered its “English... More...

State/National Sports

LaRoche, Gonzalez lead Nationals past Pirates, 7-4

WASHINGTON (AP) — Last season was rough as could be for Adam LaRoche: He tried to play... More...

MLB Standings

American League East Division W... More...

Pirate Box

NATIONALS 7, PIRATES 4 PITTSBURGH MILWAUKEE... More...

Local wind turbine project shelved

There will be no wind turbines impacting the view of Bedford County residents in the near future as... More...

Bedford school budget includes $2.3M in red ink

Bedford Area School District is not proposing a property tax increase, even with an actual deficit... More...

Corbett: Use more reserves

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

Top of th' Morning

Gov. Tom Corbett has nominated a Bedford man to the State Board of Nursing. The nomination of Jesse... More...

Obituaries

Steve B. Domonkos Sr. - 2017-12-16
Mark O. Lemin - 2017-12-16
Anthony G. Mattassa - 2017-12-16
Gary R. Baker - 2017-12-14
Ralph Donald Snyder - 2017-12-14
Anita P. Feathers - 2017-12-14
Kayla Lashell Ruby - 2017-12-14
Philip R. Imgrund - 2017-12-13
Debra B. Knisely - 2017-12-13
Joseph W. Ondesko - 2017-12-12
Grace H. Kline - 2017-12-12
Donald L. Russell - 2017-12-11
Barry L. Bottenfield - 2017-12-09
Marie M. Miller - 2017-12-09
John T. Dennis - 2017-12-08
David H. James - 2017-12-07
Betty J. Cooper - 2017-12-06
Lois Grace Cypher - 2017-12-06
Robert H. Ellenberger - 2017-12-06
News briefs - 2017-12-05
Lois L. Bower - 2017-12-04
Kenneth M. Emerick - 2017-12-04
John Roy Foor - 2017-12-04
Loren Arthur Woy - 2017-12-04
Max F. Bollman - 2017-12-02
Frank G. Miller - 2017-12-02
Loren A. Woy - 2017-12-02
Kevin Marshall - 2017-12-02
William R. McGinnis - 2017-12-02
John T. Dennis - 2017-12-01
James L. Runk - 2017-11-30
Mildred Hill Mebane - 2017-11-29
Audrey E. McCahan - 2017-11-29
Walter Allen Albright - 2017-11-29

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  • Library Assistant The Saxton Community Library is currently looking for a Library Assistant. This job requires knowledge of Microsoft Office, ability to operate office equipment, planning and leading Children's and Adult programming, ability to lift 20-40 lbs, excellent customer service skills, excellent verbal and nonverbal communication skills. Stop at the Library and drop off your resume and pink up job requirements. Saxton Community Library 315 Front Street Saxton, PA 16678
  • THIS NEW CLASSIFICATION HAS BEEN CREATED TO ACCOMMODATE LEGAL PUBLIC MEETING NOTICES Deadline for legal notices to appear in this classification will be 11 a.m. of the preceding day.
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State/National

Vilsack touts PSU research, farm bill

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack sought Wednesday to raise... More...

Hyndman schedules Memorial Day events

Robert Cook of the... More...

Stolen church bell turns up

HOOKSTOWN,... More...

Local Sports

Ridge boys, NBC girls win district team titles

Locals will send two to states in boys triple and high jumps, and girls pole vault

LOYSBURG — At the 2012 District 5-AA Track and Field Championship, the big cats roared. ... More...

Bedford capitalizes on chances for 9-3 win at Everett

EVERETT — Games can turn on a dime, and Wednesday’s battle between county rivals... More...

Somerset’s Harshbarger twins take district doubles title

After a weather postponement on Monday, the best of District 5 doubles squared off against one... More...