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June 14, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

U.N. says nearly 93,000 killed in Syrian civil war

BEIRUT (AP) — Syrians are being killed at an average rate of 5,000 per month, the U.N. said... More...

Special Sections

Local

Playground build under way

Activity at The Green in Bedford Borough to build a new playground is underway but the major part... More...

Princess and Pirate Party set for Aug. 4

Sheetz and Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger will host a special Princess and Pirate... More...

Police

A home along West Mattie Road in East Providence Township was... More...

World

Nicaragua approves massive canal project

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A proposal to build a massive rival to the Panama Canal across the... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg Legion beats Portage

PORTAGE — With nine games on the schedule over the next week, the Claysburg Legion team is... More...

Bedford tops Lilly

LILLY — With the game tied heading into the seventh inning, Kody Blevins knocked a triple... More...

Another postponed game for Altoona

NEW BRITAIN, CT — The Altoona Curve and the New Britain Rock Cats were postponed on Thursday... More...

Worship

Area churches offer vacation Bible school

VACATION Bible School at Claysburg Bible Church, located along Route 220 to King, from 6 to 8 p.m.... More...

Community Grace Brethren kicks off building project

Community Grace Brethren Church is launching a long-awaited building project this summer. The... More...

A little bit of pampering

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Big storm brought rain, high winds East

WASHINGTON (AP) — A massive storm system that started in the Upper Midwest brought soaking... More...

Top of th' Morning

Members were reappointed and appointed to Bedford County Visitors Bureau’s board of directors... 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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State/National

‘Happy Birthday’ copyright suit filed

NEW YORK (AP) — A production company making a documentary about the song ‘‘Happy... More...

Caterpillar drops Boy Scouts support

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Caterpillar Inc. is no longer giving money to the Boy Scouts because... More...

Colo. wildfire destroy more than 360 homes

COLORADO SPRINGS,... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Gene ruling sensible

To most laypersons, it defies common sense that a private company could patent for profit a... More...

Two common men

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State/National Sports

Mickelson fires a 67 after long day

ARDMORE, Pa. (AP) — Even for Phil Mickelson, his path to the top of the leaderboard Thursday... More...

Giants pound Pirates, 10-0

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Cain allowed two hits over 6 2-3 innings and the San Francisco Giants... More...

Tomlin encouraged as Steelers finish minicamp

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin likes what he’s seen over the... More...