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July 17, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Saturday’s Shoot for Life benefits cancer society

The 15th annual Shoot for Life is on target to break $80,000 raised for the American Cancer Society... More...

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The Everett Fire Company’s Carnival is Saturday. The carnival will be held in and around the... More...

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Cove gears up for bluegrass festival

A dozen acts will fill the New Enterprise area with music this weekend for the fourth annual... More...

Bedford tech students awarded scholarships

During their Senior Night in May, students from the Bedford County Technical Center were awarded... More...


Two Everett men were charged with harassment and disorderly conduct after starting a fight at a... More...


Five Eyes spy alliance too vital for leaks to harm

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Britain needed U.S. intelligence to help thwart a major terror... More...

Leader of Mexico’s Zetas cartel captured

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico’s most brutal drug cartel leader built a business empire... More...

Ramadan attacks deadliest since 2007

BAGHDAD (AP) — Ramadan this year is shaping up to be the deadliest in Iraq since a bloody... More...

Local Sports

Bedford Legion claims Cambria County title

Eighth meeting this year between Bedford and Claysburg goes to Hurricanes

A do or die mentality can help keep things relaxed on and off the... More...

CCAL second-place team done after late decision

Last week when the Cambria County American Legion league tournament was set to begin, it was... More...

Local athletes take top spot at Liberty Days 5k

ROARING SPRING — The 20th Annual Liberty Days 5k was held on Saturday, July 13. Northern... More...

County pays contractor for 911 system

The Bedford County commissioners closed out payments Tuesday to the contractor that provided the... More...

Bedford board secretary retires

Bedford Area School Board accepted the retirement notice of its long-time secretary during a brief... More...

Local history group pitches in to clean up Fickes cemetery

With the help of a local history group, a Bedford couple was able to restore the final resting... More...


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Corbett’s staff to see more changes

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Statistics dominate day 2 of Pa. voter ID trial

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Clinton: Future of voting law in jeopardy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday the future of the Voting Rights Act is... More...


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Leaker’s life in limbo

Vladimir Putin is not a figure who invites sympathy, but anyone who has ever had a houseguest who... More...


The conventional wisdom evolves. Yesterday, Washington was merely broken, gridlocked,... More...

State/National Sports

American League takes a 3-0 All-Star victory in New York

NEW YORK ( AP) — Mariano Rivera pitched a perfect eighth inning in his final All-Star... More...

Mickelson not sharing new putting secret at British

GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — The pain of yet another excruciating loss at the U.S. Open has... More...

Young American Speith refocusing after landmark victory

GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Jordan Spieth has a problem that would be a major irritation to most... More...