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October 9, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Most heating bills expected to rise this winter

The government forecast Tuesday that most households will pay more for heat this... More...

Top of th' Morning

An Everett Middle School student won a top award in a state contest.  Shay Decker, an eighth... More...

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Local

Woodland owners sponsor pre-timber harvest tour

Woodland Owners of the Southern Alleghenies will sponsor a pre-timber harvest tour on Mike and... More...

Greyhound adds route

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Greyhound will offer twice-daily round-trip service between downtown... More...

Bedford Tavern buys Bread Basket Café

The Bedford Tavern is purchasing the Bread Basket Café and the combined company will operate in... More...

Editorial

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A common core

A young boy comes home from school and tells his mother, “I don’t like Lincoln. He was... More...

Who locked Yellowstone?

The ObamaCare/ shutdown battle has spawned myriad myths, the most egregious of which concern the... More...

State/National Sports

Pens stop Hurricanes, 5-2, to stay undefeated

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jussi Jokinen collected his first hat trick in nearly six years and the... More...

Cole, Wainwright matching up in Bucs-Cards decider

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Bowa back with Phils

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Linked together in one of the worst trades in franchise history, Larry... More...

Obama, Boehner hint at compromise

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner offered hints of... More...

NBC coaches to take class

LOYSBURG — Newly hired paid coaches in the Northern Bedford County School District will be... More...

Spirits of Schellsburg featured on walking tour

SCHELLSBURG — Listen as homeowners share their own spooky experiences and learn some of the... More...

Obituaries

Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
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

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State/National

Park Service cites 20 over Valley Forge closure

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The National Park Service says it has cited 20 people for violating a... More...

Pa. officials seek release from gay-marriage suit

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s governor, its chief legal officer and its health... More...

Janet Yellen may replace Bernanke

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will nominate Federal Reserve vice chair Janet... More...

World

Cairo scarred by years of turmoil, violence

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s capital has long been proud of its nickname, ‘‘Mother... More...

Two win Nobel for Higgs theory

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Nearly 50 years after they came up with the theory, but little more than a... More...

Local Sports

Everett tops Tussey Mountain in five games

EVERETT — With the two teams atop the Sideling Hill League meeting on Tuesday night, it came... More...

Spartan frosh Mellott surprises at D5 Singles

Usually to be the best you have to beat the best and on Tuesday, Bronwyne Mellott did just... More...

Chestnut Ridge girls beat Tussey Mt.

FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge defeated Tussey Mountain on Tuesday, 6- 2.  After playing... More...