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June 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

VA review finds ‘significant and chronic’ failures

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a scathing appraisal, a review ordered by President Barack Obama of the... More...

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Local

The June weddings

I had the privilege of attending not only one but two June weddings. Both were beautiful events,... More...

Hello summer

Call 623-8968 or visit the shelter daily 1 to 5 p.m. for more infor- mation.... More...

Go Pink Boots

Warming up to Montreal

There's a lot to be said for taking lemons and making lemonade. Certainly this is true of Montreal... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Max Elliott is celebrating his 80th birthday on June 28. He served in the U.S. Air Force 1952-56... More...

Give local police radar

When it comes to catching speeders and keeping our roads safe, local police officers in... More...

Weather, ad nauseum

WASHINGTON — Seven thousand lightning strikes in 15 minutes! I panicked! Where? Where? It... More...

State/National Sports

Harrison’s walkoff leads Pirates past Mets

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Harrison doubled home the winning run with two outs in the bottom of... More...

Braves defeat Phillies behind four RBIs from Freeman

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Freddie Freeman homered, doubled and drove in all four Atlanta runs to... More...

Penguins deal Neal to Predators

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have sent forward James Neal to the Nashville... More...

UPMC, Highmark reach health care deal

HARRISBURG,... More...

GOP leaders creating budget without new tax

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republicans who control the Pennsylvania Legislature pressed ahead... More...

Top of th' Morning

Work will begin Monday on Hog Farm... More...

Obituaries

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
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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State/National

Penn National drops Philly casino proposal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Penn National Gaming Inc. has abandoned its bid to build a $480 million... More...

Senate panel advances medical marijuana bill

HARRISBURG,... More...

$55M verdict issued against Honda

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A jury ordered Honda Motor... More...

World

Iraq’s top Shiite cleric calls for deal on PM

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s top Shiite cleric ratcheted up the pressure Friday on lawmakers... More...

Ukraine signs trade deal with EU

BRUSSELS (AP) — Over Russia’s objections, Ukraine’s new president on Friday... More...

Syrian rebels weakening

BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian rebels that the U.S. now wants to support are in poor shape, on the... More...

Local Sports

Swindell takes Sportsman feature win

A firework spectacular came a week early at the Bedford Speedway on Friday.  Fans who stuck... More...

Claysburg wins, 3-0

PATTON — Claysburg turned in a 3-0 shutout at Patton on Friday.  Kasy Hamm led the local... More...

Everett hosts BCSHOF

The Hall of Fame banquet will be held this year at Everett High School after the first seven were... More...