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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

William H. Spade - 2018-05-23
Luella Dorothea Kraft - 2018-05-22
Mark Edward McConnell - 2018-05-22
Melvin E. Miller - 2018-05-22
Rita M. Rose-Grine - 2018-05-22
Michael F. Amick Sr. - 2018-05-21
Ruth B. Wilson - 2018-05-21
Clad D. Clark - 2018-05-21
James C. Brough - 2018-05-19
Jeffrey Neil Jonovich - 2018-05-19
John M. Miller - 2018-05-19
Jude A. Donatelli - 2018-05-19
Frances E. Defibaugh - 2018-05-18
Ethel P. Ranker - 2018-05-18
Steve Furmanchick - 2018-05-18
Richard Kund - 2018-05-18
John M. Miller - 2018-05-18
Linda Diane Hanks - 2018-05-17
Troy R. Mickel - 2018-05-17
Christopher Marshall - 2018-05-17
George H. Roberts - 2018-05-17
Doreen M. Edwards - 2018-05-14
Freda M. Endress - 2018-05-14
Carlyn Lee Williams - 2018-05-14
Memorial Service - 2018-05-14
Don ‘Pa’ Stewart - 2018-05-12
Wayne W. Baughman - 2018-05-12
Jeffrey L. Whisel - 2018-05-12
Edward L. Wolford - 2018-05-12
Barry John Fluke, Sr. - 2018-05-12
Jessie Loretta Deni - 2018-05-10
Galen C. Carson - 2018-05-09
Linda Diane Hanks - 2018-05-09
Beverly Oakes - 2018-05-09
Ruth M. Hoppe - 2018-05-08
Joseph F. Croyle - 2018-05-07
Paul W. Butler - 2018-05-05
Peter Elijah Emerick - 2018-05-04
Glenda Stickel - 2018-05-04
Martha Price - 2018-05-04
Memorial Service - 2018-05-04

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  • Bedford-Somerset DBHS is recruiting for Clerk Typist 3. The Civil Service Application and Exam for future vacancies is open and will close on 6/23/18. Complex clerical experience req. Please call DBHS at 814-443-4891 ext. 4240 by 6/7/18, for more details. EOE.
  • 167A BID NOTICE Sealed proposals will be received by the: Woodbury Township, 2nd class of Bedford County at P.O. Box 280, Woodbury, PA 16695 until 7:00 P.M. on June 7, 2018, for the following: PHASE 2 ITEM 4 44,389 S.Y. DOUBLE SEALCOAT WITH RS-2PM (E-2M)/CRS-2PM (E-3M) PHASE 2 ITEM 5 44,389 S.Y. FIBER REINFORCED SEAL COAT EACH PHASE TO BE BID AND AWARDED SEPARATELY PHASE 2 OPTION 1 = ITEM 4 ONLY PHASE 2 OPTION 2 = ITEM 5 ONLY Liquidated Damages Apply at the rate of $870.00 per calendar day. Proposals must be upon the forms furnished by the Municipality. For third class cities the bid must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond in the amount of 10% of the bid, made payable to the municipality. For other municipal types it is the discretion of the municipality. A performance bond or certified check in the amount of 100% of the contract shall be furnished by the successful bidder within 20 days after the contract is awarded. The Municipality reserves the right to reject any or all proposals. Woodbury Township 2nd Class BY: Denise L. Ott, Sec/Treas May 3, 2018
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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...