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September 6, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

U.S. economy shows steady improvement

WASHINGTON (AP) — The economy is showing strength as summer nears a close — a trend... More...

Top of th' Morning

A walk to benefit Teagan Imler is this weekend. The Together for Teagan walk will benefit... More...

Special Sections


Veggies and more at Claysburg show

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Cancer study seeks participants

A reminder has been issued urging local residents to enroll in the American Cancer Society’s... More...

Jeffries to host Medicare seminar

Brian Jeffries, an Edward Jones financial adviser in Bedford County, will host a “Medicare... More...


Political Cartoon

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Leave no one hungry

No American should go hungry. That has been a bedrock principle since the trauma of the Great... More...

Time to explain himself

How ironic: President Barack Obama, lauded as a great speechmaker, increasingly turns to others to... More...

State/National Sports

RB Jones fit to be part of the crowd with Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers spent most of the offseason hoping its crowded... More...

Defending champ Murray out at Open

NEW YORK ( AP) — The earliest real signs of trouble for Andy Murray came in the 10th game of... More...

NFL opener runs late

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning (18) throws a pass during Thursday’s game against... More...

Pigs of a different style

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County appoints humane officer

A longtime Bedford County Humane Society volunteer was appointed Thursday in Bedford County Court... More...

Sandy destroyed reminders of 9/11

NEW YORK (AP) — The letters and photos were beyond value — some of the mementos Joe... More...


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National Zoo’s baby panda is a girl

WASHINGTON (AP) — It’s a girl!  The Smithsonian’s National Zoo announced... More...

Officials charged with gambling ring

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A city councilman, a police chief and 14 other people have been charged in... More...

Pittsburgh forgives parking tickets

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The city of Pittsburgh has agreed to dismiss about 260 parking tickets... More...


Egypt’s interior minister escapes assassination

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s interior minister narrowly escaped assassination Thursday when a... More...

S. Korea lawmaker accused of rebellion plot

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s spy agency arrested a leftist lawmaker accused... More...

Local Sports

‘Backyard Brawl’ headlines local football slate

After all the hype leading into the high school football season, Week One went by in a flash and... More...

Week 2 Schedule

(All games at 7 p.m. unless noted) FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 Laurel Highlands... More...

Bedford, Tussey girls soccer teams claim wins

Bedford rolled past Penn Cambria on Thursday, 6-0.  Amelia Beland scored two goals in the... More...


Loysburg church to host community hymn sing

LOYSBURG Reformed Church will host a hymn sing for the Southern Morrisons Cove community at 2:30... More...

Heaven Bound to minister

Heaven Bound will minister at Mt. Chapel Church, Breezewood, on Sept. 8 at 11 a.m. Members of the... More...

PM defends gay marriage

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has defended his support for... More...