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August 23, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Wildfire near Yosemite prompts evacuations

More than 50 wildfires burn in U.S.

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Local

Breakfast, poker run benefits planned

Two events are being held by the Saxton Sportsmens Club on Saturday, Aug. 31, to benefit two young... More...

Everett Cash Mutual distributes scholarships

To celebrate Everett Cash Mutual’s 100-year anniversary, the company board elected to forgo... More...

Windber man pleads to kidnapping

A Windber man pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of kidnapping, United States Attorney... More...

Editorial

Give Cruz a break

We think Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas deserves a break on the question of whether he is an American... More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Centrist GOP at risk

I f you’re a moderate Republican, you may want to apply for protection under the endangered... More...

State/National Sports

Mexico tops Panama on homer at LLWS

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Jorge Romero put Mexico in front with one big swing, and then... More...

MLB replay a slippery slope

Somewhere out there, three baseball minds superior to the ones still cranking hard inside the aging... More...

Little League is scoring big in social media

LLWS Notebook

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. ( AP) — Little League Baseball is using social media to expand its... More...

Hyndman ballfield nearly complete

HYNDMAN — Gray is greener and smaller is smarter at the Hyndman ballfield where a $60,000... More...

Obama calls for affordable college

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Top of th' Morning

Traffic will be disrupted on Old Route 26 in West Providence Township starting on Monday.... More...

Obituaries

Maxine V. Frazier - 2014-08-15
Helena G. Bollman - 2014-08-14
Romaine W. Hrivnak - 2014-08-14
Chalmer L. Sell - 2014-08-14
Elizabeth A. Babcock - 2014-08-13
Mary Round Pavlov - 2014-08-13
Elizabeth A. Babcock - 2014-08-12
Fred E. Steele - 2014-08-11
Max D. Valentine - 2014-08-11
C. Allen Bowen - 2014-08-09
Betty L. Kegg - 2014-08-09
C. Allen Bowen - 2014-08-08
Ellis J. Sollenberger - 2014-08-08
Judy A. Weist - 2014-08-08
Eleanor M. England - 2014-08-07
Russell Lynn Nicodemus - 2014-08-06
Herbert M. Miller - 2014-08-05
Ronald Ray Thompson - 2014-08-05
William C. Dibert - 2014-08-04
Karen S. Hammer - 2014-08-04
Hubert M. Kile - 2014-08-04
Harold E. Koontz - 2014-08-04
T. Ray Mallow - 2014-08-02
Rosemary LaRue Nave - 2014-08-02
Dewey D. Zimmerman - 2014-08-02
Roy C. Smeltzer - 2014-08-01
Bernice M. Addington - 2014-07-31
Edward P. Ayers - 2014-07-31
Roy C. Smeltzer - 2014-07-31
Colton W. Tew - 2014-07-31
Edward P. Ayers - 2014-07-30
Steve Vargo - 2014-07-30
Linda J. Bloom - 2014-07-28

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State/National

Are they ripe yet?

A bear looks for apples in a backyard of a house, Thursday in Stroudsburg. Shortly before this... More...

Manure fire stinks up Vt. town

WINDSOR, Vt. (AP) — A pile of goat manure spontaneously caught fire, spreading stench and... More...

College receives $5M estate gift

ANNVILLE, Pa. ( AP) — Lebanon Valley College says it is receiving the largest estate gift in... More...

World

Egypt’s Mubarak under house arrest

CAIRO (AP) — Wearing a white T-shirt and flashing a smile, Hosni Mubarak was transferred from... More...

Russian spacewalkers encounter faulty equipment

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A pair of spacewalking cosmonauts installed a new telescope mount... More...

Local Sports

Mount Union tops Everett and NBC

MOUNT UNION — Everett’s Logan Brallier was the medalist on Thursday in a match against... More...

Bedford, Ridge tennis lose

Somerset defeated Bedford on Thursday, 4-1. Allison Shuke won in the No. 2 singles position for the... More...

Sports Results

THURSDAY, AUGUST 22Girls TennisCentral 7, Chestnut Ridge 0Somerset 4, Bedford... More...

Worship

Everett church to host community street fair

FREE community street fair will be hosted by the Everett United Methodist Church on Aug. 24,... More...

NJ governor signs ban

TRENTON, N. J. ( AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed a law barring licensed... More...

Ad campaigns launched

WASHINGTON (AP) — A coalition of Evangelical groups, including the Southern Baptist... More...