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March 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Bedford County Sportsplex set to open Friday to public

A formerly shuttered sports complex will be reopened to Bedford County, with a free community day... More...

Special Sections


Borough manager attends PELRAS conference

Bedford Borough manager Barbara Diehl was among Pennsylvania’s municipal leaders in... More...

‘Team Dolan’ breakfast fundraiser set for March 26

“Team Dolan” breakfast fundraiser is set for March 26 from 6 a.m. until sold out. ... More...

Senior menus

The menu for the senior centers in Bedford County for March 28 - 31 is as follows:  Monday... More...


Officials: Brussels bombers may have rushed attack

BRUSSELS (AP) — As police hunted for the surviving Brussels bomber, evidence mounted... More...

Local Sports

Burk, Walter sign with schools

Claysburg-Kimmel seniors Paige Burk, left, and Bryce Walter, right, sign their letters of intent... More...

Bisons fall, 3-2

SOMERSET — Host Somerset defeated Bedford in varsity tennis action on Wednesday, 3-2. ... More...

Everett squads excel in Cove

Everett’s Red A Team took first place in the Cove League A team tournament. Team members are... More...

Nine-month budget impasse ends

Wolf backs off veto threat allowing state budget to pass

HARRISBURG,... More...

Local schools react to the end of the budget impasse

Local school officials and Bedford County Extension’s interim director expressed a sense of... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Borough reminds residents of animal... More...


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
Karen B. Brantner - 2018-09-29
Apryle L. Foor - 2018-09-29

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Justices divided over challenge to health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a new challenge to President Barack Obama’s health care law, the... More...

Company that makes sleep apnea masks to pay $34M in lawsuit

MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A company that makes breathing masks for people with sleep apnea has... More...

State Briefs

Officials: Sanders mural on Phillly building can stay   PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Officials... More...


Victims bill needs support

Guest editorial

State Rep. Mark Rozzi has been pushing for years to change state laws in an effort to broaden the... More...

Old Photo Album

This photo of sisters Eileen Kidd, left, and Bea Livengood was taken on July 5, 1949. At the time,... More...

Reality stalking us


The President was in Havana, standing with Raul Castro, for a photo posed in front of a huge... More...

State/National Sports

Cutch homers again as Pirates win, 6-5

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Andrew McCutchen homered for the fifth time in seven games, helping... More...

Baseball ‘lifer’ Garagiola dies at age 90

PHOENIX (AP) — Joe Garagiola’s nine-year baseball career was a modest... More...

Top-seeded Kansas not overlooking Maryland

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kansas played like the overall No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament with... More...