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September 18, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Questions abound over Corbett’s Medicaid plan

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Numerous questions hung Tuesday over Gov. Tom Corbett’s plan for... More...

Pa. poverty rate inches up

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Poverty in Pennsylvania rose slightly last year but remained below the... More...

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Local

Sunrise Rotary celebrates 10 years

The Bedford Sunrise Rotary Club celebrated their 10 th anniversary Tuesday evening with dinner and... More...

Ridge board considers new mentoring program

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge School District is considering participation in an 8th grade... More...

Tussey receives fitness grant

Penn State Hershey PRO Wellness Center, in collaboration with the Pennsylvania Department of... More...

Editorial

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Debt ceiling infighting

The Sept. 30 end of the federal fiscal year always entails a messy political battle of some kind in... More...

Fruits of incompetence

The president of the United States takes to the airwaves to urgently persuade the nation to pause... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates drop second consecutive game to Padres

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jedd Gyorko blasted a 3-run homer among his three hits and the San Diego... More...

Steelers open to all options after a sluggish start

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The offense can’t hold onto the ball. The defense can’t take it... More...

Super Bowl prices increase

NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl fans can prepare to pay double for the best seats.  The NFL... More...

Candidate selection for Hess’ seat unclear

Local political leaders say there is a key unanswered question about how they will select the... More...

County jail may house parole violators

The state and Bedford County may enter into an agreement to house some parolees who violate their... More...

Census finds poverty stuck at 15 percent

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s poverty rate remained stuck at 15 percent last year... More...

Top of th' Morning

Everett Fire Chief Ron Morse reported a fire that started just after midnight on Friday night in a... More...

Obituaries

Louise Donivan - 2016-12-06
Georgia I. Hall - 2016-12-05
Shirley L. Sheirer - 2016-12-05
Richard R. Heming - 2016-12-03
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-02
Lois M. Bingham - 2016-12-01
Carol Jean Russell - 2016-12-01
Robert Perrin - 2016-12-01
Grace E. Keeney - 2016-11-30
Paul William Fetter - 2016-11-29
A. Jane Hoover - 2016-11-29
Grace A. Meyers - 2016-11-29
Harold Ray Crawford - 2016-11-28
Edward C. May - 2016-11-28
Melvin E. Davis - 2016-11-28
Patricia D. Ritchey - 2016-11-28
Jane Hoover - 2016-11-26
James Vernon Thomas - 2016-11-26
Mary Louise Bittlebrun - 2016-11-25
Lois C. Weaver - 2016-11-24
Walter Cecil Growden - 2016-11-23
Bonnie Lou Forrester - 2016-11-23
Wilma G. Morse - 2016-11-23
Janet G. Leydig - 2016-11-22
Marie Kay Manges - 2016-11-22
Wayne M. Hillegass - 2016-11-21
Helen E. Hinson - 2016-11-21
Randy Lee Imes - 2016-11-21
Curtis E. Akers - 2016-11-19
Gloria Miller - 2016-11-19
June A. Comp - 2016-11-18

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State/National

Cemetery faces tax sale

UNIONTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A historic 164-year-old western Pennsylvania cemetery faces a tax sale... More...

Gettysburg seeks copy of Address

Officials in Gettysburg are hoping to borrow one of the nation’s most historic documents... More...

PHEAA launches college-planning site

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency has announced the launch of... More...

World

Former Toyota head dies at 100

TOKYO (AP) — Eiji Toyoda, a member of Toyota’s founding family who helped create the... More...

Local Sports

Tussey Mountain sweeps Northern Bedford

SAXTON — Despite a slow start in the match, the Tussey Mountain volleyball team continued its... More...

Everett scores five-game win over McConnellsburg

EVERETT — Tuesday night’s volleyball match featured some outstanding individual... More...

Chestnut Ridge, Tussey Mountain girls play to a 3-3 tie

SAXTON — “Anything you can do, I can do better,” could have been the motto on... More...