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March 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Senate bill won’t include assault weapons ban

WASHINGTON (AP) — An assault weapons ban won’t be in the gun-control legislation that... More...

Top of th' Morning

Spring has sprung, at least the calendar says so. Spring is now officially here, but don’t... More...

Special Sections

Local

Compressor station to undergo changeover

Steckman Ridge’s compressor station in Monroe Township will undergo its annual winter to... More...

Police

Someone stole a Bedford man’s motorcycle in Cumberland Valley Township. State police said the... More...

Sudoku

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World

Bombings kill 65 in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — Insurgents sent a bloody message on the eve of the 10th anniversary of the... More...

Local Sports

Coverage area athletes dotting spring, winter landscape

Alumni Update

Plenty of local athletes are showcasing their talents in the winter and spring sports at the... More...

Panthers at PJW’s

Northern Bedford will be sending four 13-14 year olds to compete at the PJW state tournament in... More...

Nittany Lions a slight favorite to three-peat

I had to be in Hershey by 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday for a doctor’s appointment, this meant that I... More...

Ridge presents plan to close New Paris

Grades 3-4 will move to middle school, 8th grade to high school

FISHERTOWN — A public hearing was held Tuesday night at the Chestnut Ridge Middle School to... More...

Timeline of the Pennsylvania Turnpike

February 1854 — The Pennsylvania Railroad connects Harrisburg to Pittsburgh, completing the... More...

Bedford looks for ways to cut budget

Bedford Area School District is looking for ways to cut the budget and enhance revenue as part of... More...

Pope Francis: Protect the poor and the Earth

VATICAN CITY (AP) — After a week marked by acts of simplicity and openness, Pope Francis... More...

Obituaries

Isabel S. Cramer - 2017-09-20
LeRoy K. Helsel - 2017-09-19
Betty J. Berkey - 2017-09-18
Daniel W. Sivits - 2017-09-18
Robert R. Claar - 2017-09-18
Louise Evelyn Smith - 2017-09-18
Harry L. Gearhart - 2017-09-18
Obit correction - 2017-09-18
N. Frances Gabler - 2017-09-15
John C. Morgret Jr. - 2017-09-15
Irene Gladys Sands - 2017-09-14
Obituary Correction - 2017-09-14
Terry L. Schafer - 2017-09-13
Mae K. Holsinger - 2017-09-13
Mary Ann Sullivan - 2017-09-13
Warren E. Reid - 2017-09-13
Lawrence Deister - 2017-09-12
Denver R. Nelson - 2017-09-12
Elsie Louise Ickes - 2017-09-11
Scott Paul Morgenweck - 2017-09-11
Dennis Blair Grace Sr. - 2017-09-08
Robert E. Whisner - 2017-09-07
Rodney L. Mearkle - 2017-09-06
Evelyn D. Weicht - 2017-09-05
Allen P. Koontz - 2017-09-05
Viola Laws - 2017-09-05
Ameen Kohanyi - 2017-09-02
Bivian L. Smith - 2017-09-02
Obit correction - 2017-09-02
Roger L. Omps - 2017-09-01
Hilda J. Weaverling - 2017-09-01
Roland Ellis Weyant - 2017-09-01

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  • 426A INVITATION TO BID West St. Clair Township will be accepting bids for the following amounts ( more or less): 1,500 Tons AS2 Anti-skid Price per ton delivered to Township stockpile locations within West St. Clair Township, Bedford County, as specified by Road Master together with a price per ton for pick up at plant. Bid Deadline: Wednesday October 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. Bids must be submitted on forms supplied by the Township. Forms may be obtained by calling (814)839-2375. Bids must be in sealed envelope marked ANTI-SKID BIDS. Bids will be opened October 4, 2017 after 4:00 p.m. at the West St. Clair Township regular meeting inside the Chestnut Ridge Ambulance Building. West St. Clair Township Supervisors reserve the right to accept of reject any or all bids. Barbara Hammer Secretary/Treasurer
  • 438A EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY The Borough of Bedford is accepting applications from qualified individuals for the position of Wastewater Treatment Superintendent. Application documents and additional information can be obtained on our website: www.bedboro.com or Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. at the Bedford Borough Office. completed Application Documents must be returned to the Borough of Bedford Office no later than 4:00 p.m., Friday, September 22, 2017. Please submit application documents (specific to this position) and cover letter to: Barbara E. Diehl (address below) or by email to bdiehl@bedboro.com. The compensation for this exempt position shall be commensurate with experience and education. Barbara E. Diehl, Borough Manager Bedford Borough 244 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522-1226 (814)623-8192 The Borough of Bedford is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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State/National

In snowy Northeast, spring seems far away

BOSTON (AP) — Snow and sleet blasted the Northeast on the last full day of winter Tuesday,... More...

Southern states clean up after hail storms

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Several southern states are cleaning up after powerful winds and... More...

Athletes with suspected concussion shouldn’t play

NEW YORK (AP) — When athletes are suspected of having a concussion, they should be taken out... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Just a courtesy call

The expectations for Barack Obama’s first presidential visit to Israel could not be much... More...

Codify the drone war

I n choice of both topic and foil, Rand Paul’s now legendary Senate filibuster was a stroke... More...

State/National Sports

2013 NCAA Tournament

Teams with at least three wrestlers in the top eight seeds

Wt PSU Minn Iowa OkSt VaTech OhSt Okla Cor Mizz 125 4 NS 3 NS 5 NS NS 6 1 133 NS 527 NS 18 X 6 141... More...

Penguins take down Capitals at home

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Defenseman Matt Niskanen scored the goahead goal in the third period and... More...

Dake-Taylor hype is on at NCAA’s

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State begins its pursuit this week of a third straight... More...