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Fundraiser is underway for tree planting event at state park

As part of Keep Bedford County Beautiful at Shawnee State Park this April, the Bedford County... More...

Special Sections


Education Foundation to hold dinner-dance to raise funds

The Bedford County Regional Education Foundation, the non-profit arm of the Bedford County Campus... More...

Ty Richardson receives award at guard competition

Ty Richardson, a freshman at Bedford High School and member of the Bedford High School Indoor Guard... More...

Fire Department will conduct its annual fund drive at end of March

The Bedford Fire Department will conduct its annual fund drive at the end of March and beginning of... More...


Iraqi officials: US captured top IS chemical arms engineer

BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. special forces captured the head of the Islamic State group's unit trying... More...

Seoul N. Korea fires missiles amid war games

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea fired two short-range ballistic missiles into the sea... More...

Local Sports

Locals have 11 in search of medals

Defending champ Gabriel in toughest bracket in PIAA history

The high school wrestling season comes to a close this weekend with the PIAA state championships in... More...

Who will stand tallest as this year’s champions?

Final round of selections comes with 2016 state tournament

The final installment of Gazette wrestling predictions are in. Who will be the 14 state champions?... More...

2016 Junior Wrestling Results

The AAA dominated the Junior Wrestling with 101 place winners to 43 AA place winners or 70... More...

Halvorson camp addresses allegations

Officials looking into nominating petition fraud

The Art Halvorson for Congress said it was glad to have allegations of illegal election practices... More...

Food bank has concerns over reduced funding

During their monthly meeting, Tuesday, area food pantry managers expressed concern over reduced... More...

Top of th' Morning

Hyndman’s Hee Haw is this... More...


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Janet L. Wright - 2018-12-14
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-12
Clyde H. Whetstone - 2018-12-12
Lee Gordon Hughes - 2018-12-12
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-11
Troy Levi Ott - 2018-12-11
Paul M. Stone - 2018-12-11
Jenna Lee Myers - 2018-12-11
Phyllis J. Mitchell - 2018-12-10
Kenneth W. Bowser - 2018-12-08
Clara Ruby Hastings - 2018-12-06
Gerard L. Harclerode - 2018-12-06
Sachiko Horton - 2018-12-06
Hartman W. Black - 2018-12-04
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Anne S. Combs - 2018-12-04
Angela Kaye Keenan - 2018-12-04
William W. Titter Jr. - 2018-12-04
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Mason ‘Gene’ Jay - 2018-12-03
Angela K. Keenan - 2018-12-03
Carole R. Molovich - 2018-12-01
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David Lee Thompson - 2018-11-29
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-28
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10 Beatles hits produced by late George Martin

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Who’s best for Hispanics? Clinton, Sanders debate

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Trump tells GOP to embrace his bid

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Scrap landfill fee idea

Guest editorial

Low oil and gas prices are good for consumers. But low prices also result in sharply reduced... More...

Old Photo Album

This photo was taken in 1961 on Main Street n New Buena Vista. The couple is not identified. The... More...

Free speech hypocrisy

If politicians had to cease being hypocritical, there would be no politics, and for all its sins,... More...

State/National Sports

Johnson, Pittsburgh beat Syracuse, 72-71

WASHINGTON (AP) — A 14- point lead evaporated in the second half as Pittsburgh’s NCAA... More...

Shaw’s three RBIs help Red Sox beat Pirates

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Travis Shaw kept making a solid impression for the Boston Red Sox,... More...

Eagles have busy, productive start to free agency

The Eagles shed unwanted contracts, moved into the top-10 of the NFL draft, picked up a starting... More...