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March 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Japan marks two years since devastating tsunami

TOKYO (AP) — Amid growing dissatisfaction with the slow pace of recovery, Japan marked the... More...

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Local

Local chorus members prepare for regional festival to be held March 23

Local chorus students from Bedford County schools are preparing for the regional festival this... More...

Students participate in regional band festival

Bedford County schools were represented last weekend at the regional band... More...

Services available to Pa. disabled

The Telecommunications Device Distribution Program provides free, specialized equipment to eligible... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Wary of drug database

A Bucks County Republican says Pennsylvania has an “epidemic” of prescription drug... More...

Gift ban one small step

Though it’s made strides in recent years, Pennsylvania still has some of the most porous... More...

State/National Sports

Kunitz thriving on Pens’ top line

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Chris Kunitz planted himself in the crease, bent over, put his stick on... More...

Pitt men hoping to exit Big East in style

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Like most college basketball programs, Pittsburgh has a different game day... More...

Locke, Irwin pitch majority of Pirates win over Orioles

BRADENTON,... More...

HOPE offers to buy Hyndman schools

HOPE for Hyndman Charter School made an offer of $575,000 Monday to purchase both Hyndman schools... More...

Residents report loud sounds at compressor station

MATTIE — No problems or malfunctions occurred at the compressor station south of Clearville... More...

N. Korea cancels 1953 armistice

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A state-run newspaper in North Korea said Monday the communist... More...

Top of th' Morning

Softball Umpire clinic this weekend. The Bedford County PIAA Softball Umpire Chapter is holding a... More...

Obituaries

William Glenn Koontz - 2016-12-07
Carolee H. Waugerman - 2016-12-07
Janet G. Leydig - 2016-12-07
Glenn E. Shaffer - 2016-12-07
Louise Donivan - 2016-12-06
Georgia I. Hall - 2016-12-05
Shirley L. Sheirer - 2016-12-05
Richard R. Heming - 2016-12-03
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-02
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-01
Carol Jean Russell - 2016-12-01
Robert Perrin - 2016-12-01
Grace E. Keeney - 2016-11-30
Paul William Fetter - 2016-11-29
A. Jane Hoover - 2016-11-29
Grace A. Meyers - 2016-11-29
Harold Ray Crawford - 2016-11-28
Edward C. May - 2016-11-28
Melvin E. Davis - 2016-11-28
Patricia D. Ritchey - 2016-11-28
Jane Hoover - 2016-11-26
James Vernon Thomas - 2016-11-26
Mary Louise Bittlebrun - 2016-11-25
Lois C. Weaver - 2016-11-24
Walter Cecil Growden - 2016-11-23
Bonnie Lou Forrester - 2016-11-23
Wilma G. Morse - 2016-11-23
Janet G. Leydig - 2016-11-22
Marie Kay Manges - 2016-11-22
Wayne M. Hillegass - 2016-11-21
Helen E. Hinson - 2016-11-21
Randy Lee Imes - 2016-11-21
Curtis E. Akers - 2016-11-19
Gloria Miller - 2016-11-19
June A. Comp - 2016-11-18

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State/National

Large sinkhole found under Pa. home

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — A family has been evacuated from a home in eastern Pennsylvania after... More...

Decision soon on Pittsburgh-area air base

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania congressman says a final decision on whether to close a... More...

Kayakers find body of man Pittsburgh to add bicycle-sharing program

OHIOPYLE,... More...

Local Sports

Cheap Tilts

State tourney news and notes

As the 2012- 13 high school wrestling season came to a close this past weekend with the PIAA... More...

Bulletin Board

Signups for the 2013 Hyndman Little League will take place on Tuesday, March 12, and Thursday,... More...

Wildlife & Outdoors

by Harry Guyer Jr.

This week while visiting my son in Easton, we passed a field alive with white birds. It brought... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Jason and Jacquelyn Ritchey of Everett are pleased to announce the birth of a son. Jackson Lynn... More...