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Muddy Bloody Run set for Sunday

EVERETT—Running, hiking, climbing and swinging are among activities participants can expect... More...

Special Sections


County Humane Society fundraiser set for May 31

“Furrie Skurry,” a yearly Bedford County Humane Society fundraiser, will be held May 31... More...

Nine from local studio to compete nationally

Dancers from Shery Foor Dance Studio dancers have qualified for the national Turn It Up Dance... More...

Weather Today

Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 15 to 20 mph... More...


Flights of debt

Guest editorial

In recent years, the air ambulance industry — accustomed to private insurers largely covering... More...

Running against Washington

WASHINGTON — The other day, unannounced presidential candidate Jeb Bush told a crowd that he... More...

Taking the bait

I'm thinking of inviting Pam Geller over to my house on July 4th to burn an American flag in the... More...

State/National Sports

Cole pitches strong as Pirates top Phillies

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gerrit Cole pitched seven effective innings, Starling Marte hit a... More...

NFL deflates Brady with a four-game suspension

Patriots fined $1 million, ball perpetrators hit with an indefinite ban

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL came down hard on its biggest star and its championship team, telling... More...

PA native Karam leads in practice

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ryan Hunter-Reay is more than ready for a change of scenery. He wants to... More...

Agency transit center plans advance

BREEZEWOOD — The Huntingdon-Bedford- Fulton Area Agency on Aging went ahead with a renovation... More...

Tussey discusses more elementary arts, languages

SAXTON — Education must be a top priority while weighing the dollars and cents of the budget... More...

Float organizers hoping for better weather, participation

After chilly temperatures and high water levels affected attendance at last year’s Float for... More...

Top of th' Morning

New Paris Borough Council is seeking participants for its annual Memorial Day parade on May... More...


Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-19
Obituary Correction - 2018-01-19
Margaret G. Baker - 2018-01-18
Belva Mae Logeston - 2018-01-18
George E. Hutzell - 2018-01-18
Mabel Baker Jordan - 2018-01-17
Kenneth W. Watkins - 2018-01-17
Kurt W. Moorhead - 2018-01-17
Eva Mae Strenski - 2018-01-16
Obituary correction - 2018-01-16
Ronald E. Fochtman - 2018-01-15
Donna E. Snyder - 2018-01-15
Patricia R. Wilson - 2018-01-15
Lois C. Miller - 2018-01-15
Marcia E. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Clifford J. Simmons - 2018-01-15
Wayne L. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-13
Hortense E. Keays - 2018-01-13
Margaret M. Maslanik - 2018-01-13
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-12
Merle Abe Barton - 2018-01-11
Jennifer Sue Kania - 2018-01-11
Sean Thomas Reilly - 2018-01-11
Ray Vincent Chathams - 2018-01-11
E. Irene Duppstadt - 2018-01-11
Eleanor W. Shambach - 2018-01-11
Ashley Sue Adolphson - 2018-01-10
Madelyn Oldham - 2018-01-10
Ruth Mary Gladfelter - 2018-01-10
Catherine June Simmons - 2018-01-10
Tom Bowser - 2018-01-09
Janyth Kay Thomas - 2018-01-09
Terrence D. Hann - 2018-01-09
Betty Jane Hess - 2018-01-09
Christopher V. Brockey - 2018-01-08
Catherine E. Matulnes - 2018-01-08
David Mark Becker - 2018-01-06
Dorlin Waldo Hay - 2018-01-06
Rodney L. Hasting - 2018-01-05
Robert A. Berger - 2018-01-04
Shirley J. Kensinger - 2018-01-04
Gregory G. Weyant - 2018-01-04
Linda D. Kurtz - 2018-01-03
Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-03
Elvin F. Marshall - 2018-01-03
Erma L. Bulger - 2018-01-02
James Alan Feather - 2018-01-02
Robin Feathers - 2018-01-02

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Complaints against airlines rise

DALLAS (AP) — Consumer complaints against airlines are rising even as the carriers get... More...

Police: Driver in fatal smelled of alcohol

LIGONIER, Pa. (AP) — The driver of a van involved in a head- on crash that killed a police... More...

Under bill, some current Pa. pensioners would pay more

Legislation being advanced by Pennsylvania Senate Republicans would seek pension concessions from... More...


Student shot in Boko Haram attack dies

POTISKUM, Nigeria (AP) — One of five students wounded by gunfire in a Boko Haram attack on a... More...

Local Sports

Northern Bedford beats Claysburg by mercy rule

CLAYSBURG — It took Northern Bedford just 42 minutes to secure a 10-0 six inning victory over... More...

Bedford defeats Chestnut Ridge, Tussey wins

FISHERTOWN — In a pitcher’s duel on Monday, it was Bedford taking a 3-1 victory at... More...

CK grad Fleck appears for Reno

SALT LAKE CITY, UT — Claysburg native Kaleb Fleck made his 2015 debut on Sunday after missing... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County deed transfers

Phyllis R. Colledge to Dorothy L. Shaw, W. Providence Twp., $135,000.  Audrey J. Claar to... More...

Vital Statistics

Brant, Willison to wed Sept. 19

Ted and Shelly Willison of Buffalo Mills are proud to announce their son Brent’s engagement... More...

Feather, Diehl to marry this fall

Jessie Mae Feather and Barry Allan Diehl are pleased to announce their engagement. The couple... More...