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January 8, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Top of th' Morning

A public hearing will be held Jan. 20, at Bedford Township’s municipal building regarding a... More...

Special Sections

Local

From the past into the present

Decisions, decisions, decisions!

What do you want to be when you grow up? That question is asked to most children from the time they... More...

Weather Today

Cloudy. A chance of light rain in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Light south winds. Chance... More...

Woman sentenced to state prison for bank robbery

An Everett woman was sentenced Thursday to state prison after pleading guilty to her role in a June... More...

World

South Korea to resume anti- North propoganda broadcasts

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — In response to North Korea's latest nuclear test, South Korea on... More...

Libya truck bombing kills at least 60 police, wounds 200

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — A massive truck bomb exploded near a police base in the western Libyan... More...

Local Sports

Everett holds off Northern Bedford, 40-37

EVERETT — Normally, teams don’t get much of a break during a game, but that was the... More...

Bedford wrestlers drop North Star, Ridge beats CK

BOSWELL — Bedford won seven bouts on the mat, with five pins, and added three forfeits in a... More...

Lions and Warriors both earn rifle victories at home

NEW PARIS — The Chestnut Ridge Lions rifle team picked up another season victory on Thursday,... More...

Baking to win a blue ribbon

Preparing items for the Pennsylvania Farm Show is a year-round endeavor for Pamela Foor, who... More...

Local priest is suspended amid abuse allegations

A local Episcopalian priest has been suspended after allegations of molestation at a boarding... More...

Attack occurs on the anniversary of the Charlie Hebdo deaths

PARIS (AP) — Police shot and killed a man wearing a fake explosive vest who threatened them... More...

Obituaries

Karen B. Brantner - 2018-10-19
Ralph Eugene Jay - 2018-10-19
Donald Wayne Mortimore - 2018-10-19
Arthur W. Hoenstine - 2018-10-18
Memorial Service - 2018-10-18
Virginia H. Bequeath - 2018-10-17
Andrew E. Van Horn - 2018-10-17
Thomas F. Wright - 2018-10-17
Jack A. Hoenstine - 2018-10-16
Dr. Jason Craig Waite - 2018-10-16
John H. Egolf - 2018-10-16
E. Ruth Over - 2018-10-15
Paul Detwiler Jr. - 2018-10-13
Jane (Culp) Vandermade - 2018-10-13
Irma E. Greenawalt - 2018-10-12
Martha L. Davis - 2018-10-11
Fred Eugene Brown - 2018-10-10
Don A. Fletcher - 2018-10-10
Kathy Jo Sturtz - 2018-10-10
Earl Richard Davis Jr. - 2018-10-10
John Russell Giffin - 2018-10-10
Guy Hunter Velykis - 2018-10-10
Larry E. Finnegan Sr. - 2018-10-10
Rae Kathleen Ickes - 2018-10-08
Fredrick J. Risbon - 2018-10-08
Elaine Cole - 2018-10-08
Richard A. Skok - 2018-10-05
Linda I. Whysong - 2018-10-04
Betty J. Lundquist - 2018-10-03
Weston Miles Konicky - 2018-10-03
Maxine D. Wakefoose - 2018-10-03
Anna J. Musselman - 2018-10-02
Kelly C. Claycomb - 2018-10-01
Ronald A. Boore - 2018-10-01
Harry Jerome Seamen - 2018-10-01

Regional Classifieds
  • LOT FOR SALE Offers are being accepted by Broad Top Township for the purchase of (1) lot, approximately 0.142 acres at Broad Street, Wood, PA until 3:00 pm November 5, 2018. Public sewer & water available. Close proximity to Lake Raystown. Contact the Municipal Office at P.O. Box 57 Defiance, PA 16633. P# 814-928-5253.
  • Apartments for Rent- For more information, contact Ron (814) 251-2189
  • 508A Public Notice Notice is hereby given that Forcey Coal, Inc., 475 Banion Road, Madera, PA 16661 has requested a bond release for Surface Mine Permit #05060101 pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act. The mine site is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as the Heaton Mine. The permit is located west of SR 1023, Dudley Road, approximately 0.5 miles north of the intersection between SR 1023 and SR 1036, Six Mile Run Road, and south of T-581, Heaton Road, on the property of William H., Dixie A., and John A. Heaton. The permit was issued on April 9, 2007. Bond release of $112,191 is requested on 59.0 acres. Total bond held is $117,810. A Stage II bond release is requested as the area has been backfilled to approximate original contour and is currently supporting an established growth of a mixture of grasses, legumes and trees. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference may be submitted to the PA Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of District Mining Operations, Ebensburg District Office, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931 within 30 days following the final (4th) publication date of this notice and must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief description as to the nature of the objection.
  • For Rent- Two bedroom house in Bedford, $800 per month, Call 814-285-7412
  • DECKSIDE LANDSCAPING ¥ Yard Cleanup ¥ Mow/Trim ¥ Mulch/Plant ¥ Fertilization ¥ Weed Control ¥Tree Spraying Bagworms, etc. ¥ Power Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing Free Estimates Veteran Owned Senior Discount Res/Com Insured Credit Cards 814-977-3022 PA111248 BU13424
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Fishertown area. No pets/smoking. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • Barn Help for Special Needs Horses near Jean Bonnet. All weather mucking, feeding, grooming, etc. Must be reliable, able to follow instructions, and have transportation. Submit resumes to: Bedford Gazette c/o 1328 PO Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • EVERETT AREA DUPLEX- Large, remodeled 3 bedroom, 1 bath, basement and yard. $700/month plus security deposit. Available November. 352-445-4584
  • PHARMACY TECHNICIAN Rite Aid Pharmacy in Everett is hiring a FT and a PT Pharmacy Technician. Applications available at the store in Everett.

State/National

El Nino storm continues to dump snow on Arizona

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Residents in Flagstaff struggled to keep sidewalks and driveways... More...

State Briefs

Pittsburgh police must live within city   PITTSBURGH (AP) — A divided Pennsylvania... More...

Butter sculpture heralds in 100th Pennsylvania Farm Show

HARRISBURG,... More...

Editorial

Obama’s gun plan, mixed bag

Guest editorial

There’s good, bad and “ meh” in President Obama’s executive actions on... More...

GOP plays sad politics

“There's an assault on the Second Amendment. You know Obama's going to do an executive order... More...

Media mistakes

Get over your horserace obsession, mass media, and focus more on policy proposals, character and... More...

State/National Sports

Home teams in Wild Card games not favored

It’s great to make the playoffs and get a home game in the wildcard round. Not so great is... More...

Favre, Owens, Faneca are among HOF finalists

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Brett Favre is one step away from entering the Pro Football Hall of... More...

Steelers prepping to go with unknown runners

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Fitzgerald Toussaint stood at his locker Thursday afternoon, a black hoodie... More...