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June 19, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Commissioners say budget in good shape so far

The Bedford County commissioners said their budget is in relatively good shape nearing the halfway... More...

Top of th' Morning

State Rep. Dick Hess’ House Transportation Committee has wrapped up hearings on state Senate... More...

Special Sections

Local

Jury trial on fatal push starts today

The jury trial of a Bedford man accused of fatally pushing his friend will begin today in Bedford... More...

Group seeks plan to bring back Meadow Grounds Lake

A group organized after the state announced it would drain Meadow Grounds Lake near McConnellsburg... More...

Police

Items were stolen from a business along Buckeye Road in Napier Township. State police said four 10... More...

World

G-8 seeks unity on Syrian peace talks, tax evasion

ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland (AP) — President Barack Obama, Russian President Vladimir Putin... More...

Brazil government protests grow

SAO PAULO (AP) — About 50,000 protesters energetically returned to the streets of... More...

Local Sports

Altoona Coasters win first and only game

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Claysburg wins, 11-3

STOYSTOWN — Claysburg’s legion team got back to its winning ways with an 11-3 decision... More...

Sports Results

TUESDAY, JUNE 18 Baseball Cambria County American Legion Claysburg 11, Stoystown... More...

Bedford talks budget, band uniforms

Bedford Area School Board is preparing to adopt a budget with $1.7 million in red ink, but most of... More...

NBC adopts budget with tax increase

LOYSBURG — Because of the extensive agenda, Northern Bedford County’s school board... More...

U.S., Taliban to start talks on ending war

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Taliban and the... 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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  • SMALL 2-BEDROOM MOBILE HOME for rent north of Everett. Suitable for 1 or 2 people. Phone 814-652-2094.
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • Office Space on Mile Level- Imlers Plaza. Rear of store. $500/month. Call (814)285-7412.

State/National

Medicare: Cost-saving changes coming for diabetics next month

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Medicare begins a major change next month that could save older diabetics... More...

U.S. adult smoking rates fall

ATLANTA (AP) — Fewer U.S. adults are smoking, a new government report says.  Last year,... More...

Girl who lost feet in lawnmower gets prosthetics

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A toddler whose feet were amputated after her father accidentally backed... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Court tosses Ariz. ID

The Supreme Court ruled Monday that states cannot add on their own additional red-tape requirements... More...

Forfeiting our trust

Thirty-five years ago in United States v. Choate, the courts ruled that the Postal Service may... More...