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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...


James T. Kalfas - 2018-11-14
Donald Jay Watkins - 2018-11-14
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-14
Joseph M. Seifert - 2018-11-14
Thelma Louise Hale - 2018-11-14
Laren Henry Rudisill - 2018-11-13
Margaret Irene Snyder - 2018-11-13
Mary Elizabeth Growden - 2018-11-12
Doris V. Shippey - 2018-11-12
Alma R. Mickey - 2018-11-12
Vera C. Gardner - 2018-11-10
Gary J. Grabill - 2018-11-10
Robert (Bob) E. Gordon - 2018-11-09
Margaret Parks - 2018-11-08
Betty Marie Fleegle - 2018-11-07
John H. Keller - 2018-11-07
Julia C. May - 2018-11-07
Betty J. Hasting - 2018-11-06
Walter Thomas Jones - 2018-11-06
Vicky Lynn Smith - 2018-11-06
Ralph J. Bogel - 2018-11-05
Cindy Lou Straley - 2018-11-05
Wilhelmina L. Thompson - 2018-11-05
Allegra F. Morral - 2018-11-03
Mary Magdalene Bussard - 2018-11-03
Daniel Joseph Hyatt - 2018-11-02
Samuel H. Ray - 2018-11-02
Lucille Lucko - 2018-11-01
Myra W. Ritchey - 2018-11-01
Memorial Service - 2018-11-01
Josephine G. Adolphson - 2018-10-31
Robert W. Bechtel - 2018-10-30
Harry W. Foster - 2018-10-30
George Benner Moyle II - 2018-10-29
Obit correction - 2018-10-29
Edward A. George - 2018-10-27
Luke L. Martin - 2018-10-27
Ned H. McDonald - 2018-10-27

Regional Classifieds
  • 572 Bid Notice Coalmont Borough Council is accepting bids for snowplowing and ashing responsibilities. Less than one mile of streets. Bids will be accepted until Wednesday, December 5 at 6 p.m. Council reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.
  • 571 The 2019 Proposed Budgets for Saxton Borough are available for review at the Saxton Borough Office. Office hours are Monday thru Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. The office is located at 707 9th Street.
  • Local contracting company looking for lead carpenters with experience in framing, finish work, roofing, and blueprints. 5 years experience and good work ethics required. Competitive wages. Steady work. Call 814-652-6294
  • DS ELECTRICAL Light Commercial & Residential Services DAVID W STIGERS III Certified Electrician Fully Insured **Free Estimates** (814) 285-8073 PA #125152
  • Part Time Delivery Driver, and Needed - Home every night. Must have Class A CDL with Tanker. I year Experience. Full heath benefits. Paid holidays. Safety and Christmas Bonuses. Retirement. Wages discussed at time of interview. Interested candidates please call: Tri-County Bulk Milk Haulers, Inc 814-652-5742
  • CopperShine Auto Detailing Beautifying the Bedford Area, One Vehicle at a Time INTERIOR & EXTERIOR DETAILING Affordable pricing! Now Accepts Credit Cards Call Mark at 814.623.0602 8537 US Route 220, BEDFORD www.coppershineauto.com
  • 1 Bedroom Efficiency Apartment- Main St., Manns Choice. $350/month. Pets additional. Small Farmhouse- 3 bedrooms, appliances. $700/month. No smoking/pets. 814-623-8696
  • McCOY'S ORCHARD Apples: Jonagold, Stayman Winesap, McIntosh, Cortland, Red and Golden Delicious Fresh Cider Homemade Apple Butter & Local Honey Monday- Friday: 9am-5pm Saturday: 9am-4pm Fishertown, Rte. 56 839-4612 or 839-4141
  • HOG FARM HIRING 488 Jay Rd., Clearville Full time and day shift, benefits available. Apply in person or call 814-784-3500, leave message.


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...