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March 10, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

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

Local

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...

World

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...

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

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  • 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.
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  • 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

10 Beatles hits produced by late George Martin

The Beatles captured the hearts and ears of a generation with music that continues to resonate... More...

Who’s best for Hispanics? Clinton, Sanders debate

MIAMI (AP) — Fighting for Florida and beyond, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled... More...

Trump tells GOP to embrace his bid

FORT MYERS,... More...

Editorial

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...