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Kane to plead not guilty on leak charges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane is scheduled to be... More...

Top of th' Morning

Hospital Day is today.  The event is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 8 at UPMC... More...

Special Sections


Happy Hounds!

These peppy pups are available at the Bedford County Humane Society. First up are Rusty, right, and... More...

Weather Today

Patchy fog in the morning. Sunny in the morning, then partly sunny with a slight chance of showers... More...

New law waives fees on background checks for volunteers

A new state law supported by Rep. Jesse Topper waives the two $10 background check fees for... More...


News Briefs

Thousands of Iraqis stage rally   BAGHDAD (AP) — Thousands of Iraqis braved the... More...

Panama Canal to bar biggest ships

PANAMA CITY (AP) — The Panama Canal Authority said Friday that next month it will temporarily... More...

Local Sports

Bedford crowns five winners on fan night

Those who attended Friday night’s racing at the Bedford Fairgrounds Speedway were treated to... More...

Altoona uses a three-run seventh to top Richmond

ALTOONA — The Altoona Curve came from behind in the seventh to defeat the Richmond Flying... More...

Harbaugh homers

Local native Brodie Harbaugh is a member of the B Hale Boilers who advanced to another Pony League... More...

Vital Statistics


Jonathan and Amanda Morningstar of Breezewood are pleased to announce the birth of a son. Dietrich... More...


ADAMS, Reta C., 96, Pittsburgh, formerly of Bedford and Berlin, Aug. 1. Interment at Pleasant Ridge... More...

Bedford County Divorces

The following couples have filed for divorce in Bedford County Court:  David J. Howsare and... More...

Pick up a copy of Monday's edition to read about ...

Saturday's successful Hospital Day, the crowning of a new Little Miss Claysburg, the induction of a... More...

New business park caps BCDA year

A record crowd filled the Eisenhower Room at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort for the Bedford County... More...

Saxton to host Central District convention

SAXTON — Saxton Volunteer Fire Company is hosting a regional convention... More...


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  • Garage Sale- July 19 & 20. 8am-4pm. 792 Barclay Drive, Bedford. Lots of nice home decor.
  • Covered Seasoned Chunked Firewood. Enough for 2 homes. Wood needs split. $700. 814-624-0269
  • Garage Sale July 20th 8am-4pm 21st 8am-12pm. 243 West John Street. Located in garage behind. Nice sale. Something for everyone.
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Prosecutor: Man killed by police had stolen 81 handguns


After raucous debate, GOP’s 2016 field back at work

ATLANTA (AP) — The raucous field of Republican presidential candidates hustled back before... More...

Fact Check:

Truth vs exaggeration in GOP presidential debate

EDITOR’S NOTE — An occasional look at political claims that take shortcuts with the... More...


The merry, merry month of August


Each day now brings less daylight. Certain migratory birds are not as numerous as they were earlier... More...

Old Photo Album

This photograph is partially identified. It is identified as the Rose family in a Rose Yarnell... More...

Kane must step down

Guest editorial

For the good of the commonwealth and its citizens, Attorney General Kathleen Kane must... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates outlast Dodgers on Alvarez’s walkoff RBI

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pinchhitter Pedro Alvarez lined a bases-loaded single over a fiveman... More...

Steeler rookie Dupree ready to make an impact

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers outside linebacker Bud Dupree can’t wait for... More...

Banned from Worlds, Phelps sets top time

SAN ANTONIO ( AP) — Michael Phelps held up one finger, leaving no doubt he’s No.... More...


Church News

CLOTHING giveaway will be held Aug. 8 at the Yellow Creek Church of the Brethren. The... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County Deeds

Shirley Doyle to Michael R. Doyle, W. Providence Twp., $1.  Mary E. Bullington* to William D.... More...

Blair County Deeds

Michael and Kelly Hoover to Joel Rockwell and Trista Warburton, 117... More...