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May 4, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Chalybeate Springs restoring historic springhouse

The Chalybeate Springs Ministries are restoring a springhouse that might have fed one of the first... More...

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Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Tonight: Partly cloudy in the evening:... More...


A Dudley man was seriously injured in a singlevehicle crash recently in Broad Top... More...


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Russian ballerina Plisetskaya dies

MOSCOW (AP) — Maya Plisetskaya, regarded as one of the greatest ballerinas of the 20th... More...

Pretty in Pink: Princess good for a nation of shopkeepers

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s retailers might just be rejoicing as much as Kate and Will... More...

Local Sports

Bell leads Curve to win

ALTOONA — First baseman Josh Bell continued his hot weekend as the Altoona Curve capped a... More...

Locals fare well at annual West Central T&F Meet

ALTOONA — A number of track and field athletes from the Gazette coverage area were... More...

Breaking News - 5/4/2015 2:42 PM

Truck rollover in West Providence Township

A truck rollover has closed the Bud Shuster bypass in West Providence Township. Emergency crews and... More...

Winners named in fourth triathlon

EVERETT — A team from Brookville won the fourth annual Huntingdon and Broad Top Rail Trail... More...

Top of th' Morning

Scholarship available. The Bedford Chapter 1245 Women of the Moose will award a $500 scholarship to... More...


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Carole Ann Rhodes - 2018-03-20
Anna Mae Beegle Wertz - 2018-03-20
Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
Roxanna M. Brant - 2018-03-19
Patricia Lynn Foltz - 2018-03-19
Ronald Lee Markwood - 2018-03-17
Wayne Ralph Adams - 2018-03-17
Christine Diane Martin - 2018-03-17
Jeanne C. Gentilman - 2018-03-16
Eleanor J. Ross - 2018-03-15
Obituary correction - 2018-03-15
Larry B. Reiff - 2018-03-14
Harland Wayne Miller - 2018-03-13
Vernal G. Weaver - 2018-03-13
Larry Glen Buterbaugh - 2018-03-12
Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
Delores Jean Price - 2018-03-08
Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
Aaron E. Snyder - 2018-03-07
Stocks - 2018-03-07
Paul W. Brinton Jr. - 2018-03-06
James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
Patricia L. Baker - 2018-03-03
Anna E. Graybill - 2018-03-03
Paul William Leonard - 2018-03-03

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State briefs

Crash investigated   ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A motorcycle crash on an eastern Pennsylvania... More...

Family seed company in Claysville shuts doors

CLAYSVILLE,... More...

States spent heavily to clear snow and ice

BOSTON (AP) — Winter’s full fury arrived late in much of the country but once it did it... More...


Anti- trust lawlessness

We all make mistakes and some of us learn from them. What is even better is to learn from other... More...

An inconvenient truth

Guest editorial

The truth is that all Pennsylvanians, even those with the lowest incomes, would pay more under... More...

Letters to the Editor

Recalls past Orioles games  Editor, Gazette:   My father, Shorty King, was the kind of... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates swept in third extra-inning game

ST. LOUIS ( AP) — Kolten Wong went up there hacking. Starting a rally wouldn’t... More...

As expected, Steelers get defensive in NFL Draft

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers won the AFC North last season almost in spite of a... More...

Earnhardt, Jr. back in winner’s circle at familiar ‘Dega

TALLADEGA, Ala. ( AP) — There’s something about Talladega Superspeedway — its... More...