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May 6, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Video shows dramatic rescue of immigrants

CATANIA, Sicily (AP) — Young men piled over each other, some shimmying up ropes dangling from... More...

Special Sections

Local

Covered bridge reopens

On Tuesday, May 5, local officials and historians gathered for a ribbon cutting celebrating the... More...

Kennywood Park ups security after scuffle

WEST MIFFLIN,... More...

Weather Today

Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of... More...

Editorial

Ink artists need license

Guest editorial

Argue all you want about big government and how it's invading our daily lives to an uncomfortable... More...

Wielding power in trying times

Column

‘Wolf Hall," the Man Booker Prize-winning historical novel about the court of Henry VIII... More...

Letters to the Editor

Wants lower property taxes  Editor,... More...

State/National Sports

Byrd, Reds send Pirates to their fourth straight loss

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Marlon Byrd homered and drove in four runs, Todd Frazier belted his... More...

Scoreboard

Full Story

Hawks beat Wizards 106-90

ATLANTA ( AP) — DeMarre Carroll scored 22 points, Kyle Korver bounced back from a miserable... More...

Senate budget targets ‘Obamacare’

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Tuesday adopted a GOP budget that paves the way for an... More...

Agency to create CART dispatch in Saxton

A centralized dispatch office for the Area Agency on Aging shared ride program will, above all... More...

Reforming Baltimore police will be costly

BALTIMORE (AP) — Months before Freddie Gray died of the broken neck he suffered during what... More...

Top of th' Morning

Pantry giveaway is Friday.  Food will be available from 9 a.m. to noon at the Bedford Food... More...

Obituaries

Fred Bowser - 2018-07-23
Allan E. Semanek I - 2018-07-23
Stanford L. Wentz - 2018-07-23
Lahoma Bowser - 2018-07-21
Kathy M. Pittman - 2018-07-21
Eugene S. Beegle - 2018-07-20
Charles L. Miller - 2018-07-20
Dennis A. Wilt - 2018-07-20
Leona L. Asper - 2018-07-19
Michele Jo Smith - 2018-07-19
Tyler James Grace - 2018-07-19
Ryan P. Biddle - 2018-07-18
Kathryn M. Bowman - 2018-07-18
Robert P. Harvey - 2018-07-17
Nicholas Mykut - 2018-07-17
Raymond Sebaston Fries - 2018-07-16
Mary K. Walter - 2018-07-16
Mary K. Walter - 2018-07-14
David A. Conrad - 2018-07-13
Harold G. Claar - 2018-07-12
Charlotte A. Eicher - 2018-07-12
Brian Keith Rhodes - 2018-07-11
Mary Pearl Bankes - 2018-07-10
Cora Mae Hall - 2018-07-10
John D. Feathers Jr. - 2018-07-10
Robert L. Horton - 2018-07-10
Daniel Wayne Border - 2018-07-09
Brenton R. Nee - 2018-07-09
Thomas G. Waltman - 2018-07-09
Harry R. Ritchey - 2018-07-05

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State/National

Pa. House votes to cut own ranks, trim Senate

HARRISBURG,... More...

Pa. officer killed, K-9 injured in crash

LIGONIER, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania police officer and father of six was killed in a... More...

Obama: Immigration progress not a straight line

WASHINGTON (AP) — During a festive Cinco de Mayo celebration at the White House, President... More...

Local Sports

Chestnut Ridge claims 7-6 win at Everett

Lady Lions clinch Sideling Hill League championship with victory

EVERETT — One difference for Chestnut Ridge from last year to this year has been a more... More...

Bedford teams put together a solid day at LHAC’s

SOMERSET — The Bedford track and field teams were looking for some strong performances... More...

Lions hold off Warriors for 12-9 baseball win

EVERETT — The game isn’t over until the final out is recorded, and on Tuesday, Everett... More...