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June 23, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

House backs bill to bring gambling to internet, not bars

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Senior Menus

The menu for the senior centers in Bedford County for June 27- 30 is as follows:  Monday... More...

Weather Today

Mostly cloudy. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the morning. Then a chance of... More...

Gun threats defendant heads to county court

EVERETT — A Schellsburg man, charged with exposing himself and threatening neighbors with a... More...


Panama Canal to open amid shipping downturn

PANAMA CITY (AP) — The $5 25 billion expansion of the Panama canal is set to open Sunday at a... More...

British politicians make final appeals in EU vote

LONDON (AP) — With Britain's membership in the European Union on the line, campaigners from... More...

North Korea trumpets successful missile launch

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un trumpeted the success of a powerful... More...

State/National Sports

Giants dig out of five-run hole, beat Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Buster Posey threw out John Jaso attempting to steal second base to end the... More...

Cleveland celebrates long-awaited pro championship

CLEVELAND (AP) — Following a parade choked to a crawl by a massive crowd, after... More...


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Commission reviews runoff permit

Large-scale hog barn proposed in E. Providence Twp.

Bedford County Planning Commission reviewed a storm water runoff permit for a proposed large scale... More...

Tussey approves staff changes and expenses at regular meeting

SAXTON — Policy changes, expenses and staff changes were among items that Tussey Mountain... More...

Top of th' Morning

A produce giveaway will be today.  Bedford Food Outreach will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at... More...


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Carole Ann Rhodes - 2018-03-20
Anna Mae Beegle Wertz - 2018-03-20
Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
Roxanna M. Brant - 2018-03-19
Patricia Lynn Foltz - 2018-03-19
Ronald Lee Markwood - 2018-03-17
Wayne Ralph Adams - 2018-03-17
Christine Diane Martin - 2018-03-17
Jeanne C. Gentilman - 2018-03-16
Eleanor J. Ross - 2018-03-15
Obituary correction - 2018-03-15
Larry B. Reiff - 2018-03-14
Harland Wayne Miller - 2018-03-13
Vernal G. Weaver - 2018-03-13
Larry Glen Buterbaugh - 2018-03-12
Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
Delores Jean Price - 2018-03-08
Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
Aaron E. Snyder - 2018-03-07
Stocks - 2018-03-07
Paul W. Brinton Jr. - 2018-03-06
James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
Patricia L. Baker - 2018-03-03
Anna E. Graybill - 2018-03-03
Paul William Leonard - 2018-03-03

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Feds charge 300 in health care fraud sweeps

WASHINGTON (AP) — Health care fraud sweeps across the country have led to charges against 300... More...

Nearly 1 in 3 on Medicare got commonly abused opioids

CHICAGO (AP) — Nearly 12 million Medicare beneficiaries received at least one prescription... More...

South Pole rescue of 2 workers finishes first leg

WASHINGTON (AP) — A small plane with two sick workers has arrived at a British research... More...


State’s move to 401k’s

Guest editorial

Defined-benefit pension plans are long gone at most private-sector employers, yet Pennsylvania... More...

Answering the call


Can you think of a business more likely to get abusive, unhappy calls in the morning than a daily... More...

Different Strokes —

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Local Sports

Altoona tops Binghamton for fourth straight win

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2016 Bedford County Sports Hall of Fame

Hershbergers excelled in wrestling at Bedford

John Robert Hershberger, known as “Bob” in Bedford, was a quiet unassuming man who gave... More...

Hurricanes earn legion win

EBENSBURG — Bedford earned an 8-2 win in Cambria County American Legion action at Ebensburg... More...