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August 19, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

County pinched by budget impasse

Lack of state plan has agencies looking at loans, layoffs

Bedford County agencies are starting to feel the pinch of the state budget impasse with possible... More...

Showing support

IMLER — The smell of sweet corn fresh from the field and cooking on the big stoves permeated... More...

Special Sections


JLG to lay off temporary workers

Between 100 and 200 employees of JLG Industries Inc., and parent company Oshkosh Corporation, could... More...

Weather Today

Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Humid, highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to... More...


A mailbox was damaged in East Providence Township last weekend.  According to state police,... More...


Racing form updated

B--oth presidential nomination contests having been scrambled by recent events — the FBI... More...

Steeler is partially right

Does your child play sports? Then you know the curse of the participation trophy. Every kid on... More...

Columnist misses mark on guns

Editor, Gazette:  I am unclear who Murray Schrotenboer is and why the Gazette has awarded him... More...

Pennsylvania Turnpike officials and consumer advocates are warning people who pay tolls using E-ZPass to watch out for an email phishing scam.

The emails claim the recipient owes money on their E-ZPass accounts. The emails ask the reader to... More...

Active shooter training: 'People need to know how to react'

By Erin Thompson Gazette Staff... More...

Chestnut Ridge, Corle Building Systems offer new program

    Cassidy Sherman Gazette Staff... More...

Bedford ready for start of school

Like most school districts in the state, Bedford School District is feeling the squeeze from the... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford Fire Department has whole hog sausage from the Bedford County fair again this... More...


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Prison inmate assaults 3 staff members

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Officials vow to work together on Hudson River tunnel

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie, New Jersey’s two... More...

Obama’s Iran deal may survive

WASHINGTON (AP) — The fiercely contested Iran nuclear deal will likely survive in Congress... More...

Local Sports

Ridge 10U wins at Spring Cove  Free Access 

  The Chestnut Ridge 10U All-Stars won the Spring Cove Tournament. Team members are (left to... More...


In Monday’s edition, Jim Ellenberger was listed as the losing pitcher in Schellsburg Softball... More...

State/National Sports

Bullpen falters for Phillies in Jays’ loss

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jeanmar Gomez grooved a 3-0 pitch to the wrong batter.  Josh... More...

Pirates-D’Backs run late

Pittsburgh Pirates’ Gregory Polanco crosses the plate past Arizona Diamondbacks catcher... More...

Wheaton looks to slot receiver spot with Steelers

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Markus Wheaton doesn’t mind where... More...