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August 10, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

U.S. electric grid vulnerable to stress, weather, cyber threats

The U.S. electrical grid is better managed and more flexible a decade after its largest blackout... More...

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Local

Dawg versus Dog Release (adopt) the hounds!

I may have mentioned this once before, but we have two pets here in the Ramirez household. We have... More...

Pervious concrete certification offered

HYNDMAN — Contractors who would like to be certified in the installation of pervious... More...

Labor Day race set

Cumberland Valley Rec Council will kick off its Annual Labor Day picnic with a “Racin’... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

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Extra ears fortunate

I t’s not our business to be offering al-Qaida business advice, but the terrorist... More...

Fort Hood case failure

The military justice system seems ridiculously antiquated and ineffective when it comes to capital... More...

Obama vows spy program reform

WASHINGTON (AP) — Responding to critics, President Barack Obama promised on Friday to work... More...

Postal Service shows $3.9B in losses

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Postal Service has trimmed its losses to $740 million over the last... More...

Top of th' Morning

Claysburg Community Days are this weekend. The events will be held at the Claysburg Community Park,... More...

Obituaries

Adna Fay (Jay) Assel - 2016-08-30
James A. Post Sr. - 2016-08-30
Colleen K. Hollis - 2016-08-30
Betty Marie Ours - 2016-08-30
Stocks - 2016-08-30
Daniel Colledge - 2016-08-29
James R. Smyers - 2016-08-29
C. Gerald Albright - 2016-08-27
Cyrus E. Sturtz - 2016-08-27
Terry C. Smith Sr. - 2016-08-26
Norma B. Berkey - 2016-08-24
Curtis R. Horton - 2016-08-24
Larry B. Bowman - 2016-08-24
Penney L. McKnight - 2016-08-24
Carla L. Crabtree - 2016-08-24
James William Gartland - 2016-08-23
Melvin E. Lafferty - 2016-08-23
Mary C. Orndoff - 2016-08-23
Billy Lee Porter - 2016-08-22
Gary Lee Weicht - 2016-08-22
James Monte Figard - 2016-08-20
Ruth V. Dorman - 2016-08-18
E. Pearl Ferguson - 2016-08-18
Janet Watkins Robel - 2016-08-17
Karen Lee Wyant - 2016-08-17
Linda Lou Hamm - 2016-08-16
Milton R. Marsh - 2016-08-16
Deborah S. Helman - 2016-08-16
Kenneth Robert Moore - 2016-08-16
John H. Crist - 2016-08-15
Jane Louise May - 2016-08-15
Edward F. Diehl - 2016-08-15
William P. Moore - 2016-08-13
Maurice D. Oaks - 2016-08-13

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State/National

Study uses dogs to sniff out ovarian cancer

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Researchers trying to develop a diagnostic tool for ovarian cancer are... More...

Sen. Waugh won’t seek re-election

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A veteran Pennsylvania senator from York County says he won’t... More...

Pa. county paying bounty for boilers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Allegheny County Health Department is offering a... More...

Local Sports

Tempers aflutter in series-opening loss to Senators

ALTOONA — A benchesclearing brawl in the bottom of the fifth inning after both dugouts had... More...

Johnstown picks up a pair of wins

JOHNSTOWN — After two postponements due to inclement weather the matchup between Johnstown... More...

Bulletin Board

Tickets are available for the banquet to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Bedford football. The... More...

State/National Sports

Wilson, Painter looking to survive preseason

PITTSBURGH (AP) — John Parker Wilson has no designs on Ben Roethlisberger’s job. A job,... More...

Rosario’s four RBI help Rockies win over Pirates

DENVER (AP) — Wilin Rosario doubled and homered to drive in four runs, leading a Rockies... More...

Vick and Brady both sharp as Patriots beat the Eagles

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Give Michael Vick a slight edge over Nick Foles in the Philadelphia... More...

Shawnee Valley Volunteer Fire Co.

Hometown Bank

Smith’s Saws & Service

Everett Marble & Granite Works

Barnes Garage Inc.

Mark Stern