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July 28, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Former Penn St. players say Freeh report ‘flawed’

Franco Harris and two other former Penn State football players say the report about Penn... More...

Fresh milk

Suzie Mickle, who can usually be found cutting hair at her barbershop located along Route 56 in... More...

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Local

Pa. tornado confirmed

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Meteorologists have confirmed a tornado touched down in northern... More...

N.Y. tornado

ELMIRA, N. Y. ( AP) — Emergency crews cleared trees, repaired power lines and assessed damage... More...

Hundreds of clovers

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Editorial

Safeguard the Fed

Perhaps it was a farewell gesture to Ron Paul, who, after serving in Congress three different times... More...

Old Photo Album

This Bedford Fair photo has cracks that obscure what appears to be a group of politicians in the... More...

Toughen gun laws

The day after the Aurora massacre — 12 people killed and 58 wounded — New York Mayor... More...

High unemployment not going away

WASHINGTON (AP) — High unemployment isn’t going away — not as long as the economy... More...

Swing that ax!

This trio of “lumberjills” axed their way through 4-inch poplar chucks as part of the... More...

House to vote on drought relief, farm bill next week

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House, under pressure to extend relief to drought-hit farmers and... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford County Fair will come to a close today. The junior livestock sale will begin at 9 a.m.... More...

Obituaries

William M. Strayer Jr. - 2017-02-20
Dale L. Price - 2017-02-18
Nancy Green - 2017-02-18
Sandy M. Crawford - 2017-02-17
Sharon Sinclair-Snyder - 2017-02-17
Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-17
Margaret F. Entrekin - 2017-02-17
L. Faith Horner - 2017-02-17
Jennifer (Angelo) Meck - 2017-02-16
Mark (Marck) Robinson - 2017-02-16
Ruby V. Shroyer - 2017-02-16
Thomas L. Spencer - 2017-02-14
Paul M. Calhoun - 2017-02-13
Richard A. May - 2017-02-13
Brent Allen Pensyl - 2017-02-13
Glen M. Johnson - 2017-02-11
Lois Mae Sollenberger - 2017-02-11
Stanley W. Corley Sr. - 2017-02-10
Michael Brady Rininger - 2017-02-10
Cheyanne Marie Powell - 2017-02-10
Dacota Emily Powell - 2017-02-10
Mark B. Atkinson - 2017-02-09
Shirley M. Conner - 2017-02-09
S. June Gosnell - 2017-02-09
Harold Grant Bishop - 2017-02-08
Arnold R. Miller - 2017-02-08
Minnie E. Miller - 2017-02-07
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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State/National

Top Entertainment

iTUNES Singles 1. ‘‘Whistle,’’ Flo Rida 2. ‘‘... More...

Lottery

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Saturday’s “Cash 5” jackpot will be worth at least... More...

Stocks

NEW YORK (AP)— Final Dow Jones Averages for Friday, July 27.... More...

Local Sports

Curve take a pair from Cats

ALTOONA — What once was a crutch has turned into a strength for the Altoona Curve as they... More...

Rine cruises to victory in fair race

Although lightning flashed in the distance Mother Nature smiled on the Bedford Fairgrounds Friday... More...

Sports Schedule

SATURDAY, JULY 28 Centre Sluggers Tigers at Pirates, 5... More...

State/National Sports

Astros lose 11th straight, 6-5 to Pirates

HOUSTON (AP) — , Drew Sutton scored on a wild pitch in the ninth inning to propel the... More...

Confident Eagles are one group

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — All the rookies reported on time, some veterans even showed up early... More...

Steelers sign Brown extension

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — The Steelers signed wide receiver Antonio Brown to a five-year extension... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

William and Lorie ( Mock) Willey of Alum Bank are pleased to announce the birth of a son July 23 at... More...