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August 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

NTSB: No engine failure in fatal UPS plane crash

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Entertainment

OPEN HOUSE at the Everett Railroad and Community Museum for August continues the Bloody Run... More...

Endowments group plans September fundraiser

Attendees of “Philanthropy Takes Flight” can enjoy an eagle’s eye view of the... More...

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg Aug. 12, 2013... More...

Editorial

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Deficit drops, but ...

Unless you experienced the sequester’s collateral damage — unpaid furloughs, canceled... More...

Farmers grow impatient

The soybean and corn fields here are lush and green, ready for harvesting. But the pool of migrant... More...

State/National Sports

Holliday’s RBI single lifts Cards over Pirates

ST. LOUIS (AP) — In a matter of minutes, A.J. Burnett squandered a four-run lead. It was the... More...

Washington tops Texas in LLWS

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Dalton Chandler came on in relief and struggled for Sammamish,... More...

Steelers’ Bell aggravates knee injury

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — A day after moving atop Pittsburgh’s depth chart at running back,... More...

Egypt violence death toll at 638

CAIRO (AP) — Weeping relatives Barack Obama, who canceled joint in search of loved ones... More...

Everett’s special ed program has new leader

EVERETT — The special education program at Everett Area School District will see a change at... More...

Top of th' Morning

Jackson’s Mill Covered Bridge will be closed to traffic indefinitely. The approach to the... More...

Obituaries

Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
William M. Strayer Jr. - 2017-02-20
Dale L. Price - 2017-02-18
Nancy Green - 2017-02-18
Sandy M. Crawford - 2017-02-17
Sharon Sinclair-Snyder - 2017-02-17
Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-17
Margaret F. Entrekin - 2017-02-17
L. Faith Horner - 2017-02-17
Jennifer (Angelo) Meck - 2017-02-16
Mark (Marck) Robinson - 2017-02-16
Ruby V. Shroyer - 2017-02-16
Thomas L. Spencer - 2017-02-14
Paul M. Calhoun - 2017-02-13
Richard A. May - 2017-02-13
Brent Allen Pensyl - 2017-02-13
Glen M. Johnson - 2017-02-11
Lois Mae Sollenberger - 2017-02-11
Stanley W. Corley Sr. - 2017-02-10
Michael Brady Rininger - 2017-02-10
Cheyanne Marie Powell - 2017-02-10
Dacota Emily Powell - 2017-02-10
Mark B. Atkinson - 2017-02-09
Shirley M. Conner - 2017-02-09
S. June Gosnell - 2017-02-09
Harold Grant Bishop - 2017-02-08
Arnold R. Miller - 2017-02-08
Minnie E. Miller - 2017-02-07
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02

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State/National

Surfers take on Pittsburgh’s rivers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Under an azure sky scattered with a few cotton ball cumulus clouds, the... More...

Corbett supports borrowing for Philly schools

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — The mayor said Thursday that the city will borrow $50 million to ensure... More...

FBI raids Philly sheriff’s office, takes files

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — FBI agents searched the city sheriff ’s office on Thursday,... More...

World

Powerful car bomb kills 18 in south Beirut

BEIRUT (AP) — A powerful car bomb tore through a bustling south Beirut neighborhood that is a... More...

Local Sports

Curve pitch ninth shutout in 2013

ALTOONA — Mel Rojas Jr. did it again with a two-run triple in the bottom of the eighth inning... More...

Sports Schedule

FRIDAY, AUGUST 16 Golf Bedford, Northern Bedford at Everett, 3 p.m.... More...

Bulletin Board

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

Worship

Community benefit concerts set for Aug. 16, 17

COMMUNITY benefit concerts will be hosted by Blind Faith Ministries and New Hope Community Church,... More...

Catholic bishop reaches out to Lutherans

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Roman Catholic bishop has told the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America... More...

Archbishop didn’t know of abuse allegations

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Newark, N.J., Archbishop John... More...