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June 21, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Senate votes fall short on gun checks, ban for ‘no-fly’ suspects

WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided Senate blocked rival election-year plans to curb guns Monday,... More...

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Saxton chase defendant gets probation

A Saxton man, charged with fleeing from police, was sentenced to probation on... More...


Two vehicles were damaged in a car lot in Woodbury Township.  State police said the incident... More...

Somerset Co. man charged with homicide

SOMERSET — A Somerset County man was charged with homicide Monday.  Samuel McFarland... More...


Iraqi forces battle Islamic State in Fallujah days after its liberation

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi forces battled Islamic State militants in pockets of Fallujah on Monday,... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg Post 522 routs Patton, 13-0

Bedford handles Richland with ease to also remain unbeaten

CLAYSBURG — Whenever both the offense and defense are clicking flawlessly it usually spells... More...

2016 Bedford County Sports Hall of Fame

Zimmerman a local sports pioneer for women

With so little attention on womens sports during the era, the accomplishments of Nadine Zimmerman... More...

Tickets available for Bedford County Sports Hall of Fame Induction

The Bedford County Sports Hall of Fame will hold its annual banquet and induction ceremony on... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County deeds

Janet Larue Nicholson to Steven S. Kagarise, Hopewell Twp., $10,000.  William R. Tate* to... More...

Pa. House returns; no budget deal yet

HARRISBURG,... More...

Tussey board eyes cuts to address $1M deficit

SAXTON — After approving a tax increase to the maximum allowable by the state, a $1.03... More...

Top of th' Morning

Join the Bedford County Library at 11 a.m. in the gazebo at Bedford Farmers Market... More...


Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-23
Walter D. Carlin Jr. - 2018-02-22
Ronald John McEldowney - 2018-02-22
Harold C. O'Brien - 2018-02-21
Sharon Diane Helsel - 2018-02-21
Obituary Addition - 2018-02-21
Betty Louise Whiteside - 2018-02-20
J. Louise Gardner - 2018-02-20
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-20
Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-20
Jan Randolph Knavel - 2018-02-19
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-19
Jay H. Shroyer Sr. - 2018-02-19
Frank P. Wertz Jr. - 2018-02-17
Raymond T. Boore - 2018-02-16
Randy Lee College - 2018-02-16
Belva Eileen Ewig - 2018-02-16
Robert Joseph Chnapko - 2018-02-16
Evelyn Grace Ebersole - 2018-02-16
Dorsey Roy Wertz - 2018-02-16
Carl E. Elliott - 2018-02-13
Ms. Florence E. Smith - 2018-02-13
James R. Barnett - 2018-02-12
Harold A. Shriner - 2018-02-12
Harold Eugene Diehl - 2018-02-09
Robert H. Grubb - 2018-02-08
Norma J. Emerson - 2018-02-07
Norman A. Hush - 2018-02-07
Denise Dawn Lawson - 2018-02-07
Christopher R. Ranker - 2018-02-07
A. Darlene Walters - 2018-02-07
Thomas E. Croyle - 2018-02-06
Melvin Ray Emerick - 2018-02-06
Mark G. Leibfreid - 2018-02-06
Thelma Mae Dunkle - 2018-02-05
John O. Sparks - 2018-02-05

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  • 844A BID NOTICE The Chestnut Ridge School District will accept bids on the following up to the time specified on March 16, 2018, at which time the bids will be opened at the business office in the Chestnut Ridge Middle School, Fishertown, PA 15539. The public and bidders are invited to attend the bid opening. 1. Electrical Supplies - 9:15 a.m. 2. Maintenance Supplies - 9:30 a.m. Sealed bids should be clearly identified and mailed to Mr. Dennis K. Shaffer, Business Manager, Chestnut Ridge School District, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539, phone 814-839-4195, extension 2003. The Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. Dennis K. Shaffer Acting Board Secretary
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Pa. high court rejects law aiding gun rights groups’ ability to sue

HARRISBURG,... More...

State briefs

Teen suspect in stabbings may take plea   GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A teen charged with... More...

Official apologizes for criticizing church

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A central Pennsylvania school board member and Republican National... More...


Everyday heroes

Guest editorial

A mid the storm of awful news lately just from a single... More...

View from Harrisburg

Pa. Dems seek budget leverage

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — It’s the big head-scratcher in the Pennsylvania... More...

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State/National Sports

Kratz homer off glove enough to give Pirates win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jeff Locke followed consecutive horrible starts with 6 2/3 scoreless... More...

Penguins to open vs. Caps

The Stanley Cup-champion Pittsburgh Penguins open the 2016-17 NHL season at home on Thursday,... More...


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