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March 5, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Senators call for scrutiny of Pa. charter schools

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Some lawmakers on Monday called for stronger state regulation of... More...

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The library in Hyndman will be closed for two days. The Hyndman Londonderry Public Library will be... More...

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Local

Foor withdraws guilty plea in friend’s death

A Bedford man accused of fatally pushing his friend withdrew his guilty plea before Judge Travis... More...

Martinsburg man pleads guilty to arson

A Martinsburg man accused of six separate arson cases that occurred between July 2011 and Feb. 15,... More...

Police

The operators of a van and a motorcycle escaped injury in an accident on Route 30 in Snake Spring... More...

World

Chavez ‘very delicate’ with infection

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A new and severe respiratory infection has put cancer-stricken... More...

Tipsy diplomats, UN budget talks don’t mix

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States thinks the United Nations has a drinking problem.... More...

Local Sports

New faces dot the landscape for state tournament

Albright, Buttry, Grimes, Hall, and Williams earn their first trip to Hershey

For five of the local wrestlers who are still competing this season, their journeys are very much... More...

Dibert heading to Clarion

Chestnut Ridge senior Tyler Dibert announces his intent to wrestle at Clarion University next... More...

2nd place

Lindsay Shuke, a sixth grader at Bedford Middle School, won second place in the state in the 12-13... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

David and Courtney (Kauffman) Burkett of Queen welcomed a son to their family on Feb. 17. Jacobi... More...

County on alert for snow storm

The next winter storm to hit the area is riding the jet stream from the upper Midwest toward the... More...

Bedford votes for mapping The Green

Bedford Borough Council will proceed with topographical mapping of The Green but delayed a decision... More...

Hyndman signs up for messaging system

HYNDMAN — Borough council voted Monday to sign up with a voice messaging system that will... More...

Grime fighters

Four men dressed as super heroes descended out of the sky to clean windows at the Nemours... More...

Obituaries

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
Betty R. Price - 2016-05-03
Madeline L. Zimmers - 2016-05-02
Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18

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UPMC, Highmark pact

The new round of sniping between UPMC and Highmark is a sobering reminder that Western... More...

Mom and Pop Senate

‘A ll right,” said my mother, standing before the members of the U.S. Senate,... More...

State/National Sports

Pens top Lightning on third period goals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin scored less than 2 minutes apart in the... More...

Phillies rough up Burnett in 5-0 win over Pirates

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — A.J. Burnett lasted just 1 1-3 innings Monday against the Philadelphia... More...

Americans motivated for WBC

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Baseball was invented in the United States, but the World Baseball... More...