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October 15, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Brokers simplify, confuse health exchange shopping

This month’s glitch-filled rollout of the health insurance marketplaces created by federal... More...

Pedestrian killed in accident

A Everett woman was killed in a tragic traffic accident Monday evening along Business Route 220... More...

Special Sections

Local

Six Mile Run resident pens book

A traumatic incident that sent a small-town Pennsylvania woman into a coma also erased her... More...

Mini thermometer measures donations

Judy Williams, librarian at Saxton Community Library, a United Way community partner agency, is... More...

Bedford grad receives award for excellence

The Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center’s Associate Director of Patient Care Services... More...

Local Sports

Chestnut Ridge tops Bedford in four games

A couple weeks ago, Bedford’s volleyball team jumped out to a 2-0 lead only to have Chestnut... More...

Bedford pair finishes second in District 5 Doubles

District finals in any sport has its share of ups and downs and highs and... More...

Ridge and Northern boys blank foes

WARFORDSBURG — Chestnut Ridge defeated Southern Fulton on Monday, 6-0.  Kyler Lesh,... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Jody Johnson and Haley Stanton of Bedford have announced the arrival of a daughter. Jyla Jett... More...

Eight announce GOP bid for House seat

Republican candidates to fill the state representative seat left open by Rep. Dick Hess’s... More...

Everett looks at decaying properties

EVERETT — Everett Borough council said Monday it will turn to the county’s chief code... More...

Reid, McConnell optimistic on budget deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Racing the clock, the Senate’s Democratic and Republican leaders... More...

Tips to avoid fraud

Tips to avoid fraud in the health insurance marketplace:  — Don’t trust a website... More...

Top of th' Morning

Trick or treat is Oct. 31 in four... 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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  • HIRING! Valley Community Services is hiring several Home and Community Habilitation Staff to provide supports in the home and community setting in the Bedford County Area. ¥Services offer competitive wages and flexible scheduling. HCH Staff help individuals with intellectual disabilities improve and maintain daily living skills and participate in community activities. Must be dependable and have good communication skills. High school diploma or a GED and valid PA driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required, so is the ability to obtain background clearances. Experience preferred but not required. If interested, please contact Kelly Fetsko at 814-418-3425 or kfetsko@valleycs.org. EOE
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State/National

Hunter missing for weeks found

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The 72-year-old hunter who was lost for more than two weeks in a... More...

Social Security recipients Budget . . . to see historically small raise

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the second straight year, millions of Social Security recipients,... More...

Report: NSA collecting millions of contact lists

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency has been sifting through millions of contact... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Is there a solution?

Thomas Sowell said something recently that will endure beyond the latest “shutdown... More...

Santorum replay?

I t’s the comparison to eight years ago that nags at some Republicans.  Then- U. S.... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers follow familiar formula to snap losing skid

PITTSBURGH (AP) — It wasn’t, Mike Tomlin allows, like winning the lottery.  Then... More...

Kelly staying mum in Philly’s ongoing quarterback debate

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Get ready for another week of Michael Vick or Nick Foles.  Given... More...

Chargers win, 19-9

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Philip Rivers threw a 22-yard touchdown pass to rookie Keenan Allen and Nick... More...