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July 1, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

GM safety crisis grows as recalls top 29M

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors’ safety crisis deepened dramatically Monday when the... More...

Top of th' Morning

Motorists in downtown Bedford will see traffic restrictions Thursday evening. Parts of Juliana... More...

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Local

Cameras, microscopes on display

Photographs on the wall, antique cameras in cases and vintage brass microscopes are all displayed... More...

Fish, animal traces and birds on tap at Blue Knob State Park

Blue Knob State Park is the place to be this weekend for learning about fish, animal traces and... More...

Fireworks, owls featured this weekend at Shawnee State Park

Shawnee State Park will host fireworks and an educational program over the Fourth of July weekend.... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Just ‘plane’ scary

A ir traffic controllers are too sleepy, and anyone who boards a plane should be very... More...

The ‘gimmick’ budget

HARRISBURG,... More...

State/National Sports

Americans ready for Belgium at World Cup

SALVADOR, Brazil (AP) — They know the eyes of the United States will be on them from... More...

Bowie holds off rallies by Altoona

BOWIE, Md. — The Curve offense battled all night long, erasing two separate threerun... More...

Braves use errors by Mets for 5-3 victory, Cubs beat Sox

ATLANTA ( AP) — Three errors by New York fueled Atlanta’s comeback as the Braves scored... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Luke and Amanda (Kaminsky) Melius of Saxton are pleased to announce the birth of a daughter. Aleea... More...

Corbett won’t sign $29.1B Pa. budget

Governor wants legislation to cut public pension costs

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers sent... More...

Highlights of 2014-15 budget plan

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Highlights of the Republican-crafted spending plan for the 2014- 15... More...

Numbers on GM recall for faulty ignition switches

Ignition switches have presented General Motors with significant safety issues this year. Here are... More...

Everett Borough concerned with turnpike water line

A proposed water line the Pennsylvania Turnpike wants to place underneath the river at Everett will... More...

Obituaries

Adna Fay (Jay) Assel - 2016-08-30
James A. Post Sr. - 2016-08-30
Colleen K. Hollis - 2016-08-30
Betty Marie Ours - 2016-08-30
Stocks - 2016-08-30
Daniel Colledge - 2016-08-29
James R. Smyers - 2016-08-29
C. Gerald Albright - 2016-08-27
Cyrus E. Sturtz - 2016-08-27
Terry C. Smith Sr. - 2016-08-26
Norma B. Berkey - 2016-08-24
Curtis R. Horton - 2016-08-24
Larry B. Bowman - 2016-08-24
Penney L. McKnight - 2016-08-24
Carla L. Crabtree - 2016-08-24
James William Gartland - 2016-08-23
Melvin E. Lafferty - 2016-08-23
Mary C. Orndoff - 2016-08-23
Billy Lee Porter - 2016-08-22
Gary Lee Weicht - 2016-08-22
James Monte Figard - 2016-08-20
Ruth V. Dorman - 2016-08-18
E. Pearl Ferguson - 2016-08-18
Janet Watkins Robel - 2016-08-17
Karen Lee Wyant - 2016-08-17
Linda Lou Hamm - 2016-08-16
Milton R. Marsh - 2016-08-16
Deborah S. Helman - 2016-08-16
Kenneth Robert Moore - 2016-08-16
John H. Crist - 2016-08-15
Jane Louise May - 2016-08-15
Edward F. Diehl - 2016-08-15
William P. Moore - 2016-08-13
Maurice D. Oaks - 2016-08-13

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State/National

Police to charge vendor over gun show shooting

ORANGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Police intend to charge a gun show vendor who accidentally shot a... More...

Fracking study finds new gas wells leak more

WASHINGTON (AP) — In Pennsylvania’s gas drilling boom, newer and unconventional wells... More...

Ex-pastor pleads no contest to killing first wife

LEBANON, Pa. (AP) — A former Pennsylvania pastor serving a life sentence in the fatal... More...

World

Israel finds bodies of kidnapped teens

JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military found the bodies of three missing teenagers on Monday... More...

Ukrainian president ends ceasefire

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said he was abandoning a unilateral... More...

Militants declare Islamic state

BAGHDAD (AP) — A militant extremist group’s unilateral declaration of an Islamic state... More...

Local Sports

Pirate legend Sanguillen visits area

     Former Pittsburgh Pirates’ great Manny Sanguillen was... More...

Correction

Reed Stickel, Jr. was the winner of a heat race during Friday’s Pure Stock action at the... More...

Everett All-Stars take home event

Everett’s U10 All-Stars won the Everett... More...

Shawnee Valley Volunteer Fire Co.

HealthSouth Rehabilitation Center

S&S Appliances

Staff Box

Guy's Hardware, Inc.

Fall Getaway