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July 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Ridge reduces electric costs until 2020

FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge School Board met Tuesday with some potentially good news to share... More...

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Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. Becoming west in the afternoon.... More...

Heritage Trust appoints new board members

The Bedford Heritage Trust appointed new board members during its quarterly meeting on July 14, at... More...

Bedford Area school district prepares for start of school

The Bedford Area School District began getting ready for the start of school in August, during the... More...


Turkey fires tens of thousands in hunt for coup plotters

ISTANBUL (AP) — Asserting that "all the evidence" points to a U.S.-based Muslim cleric as the... More...

Nice also known as jihadi breeding ground

NICE, France (AP) — Nice, the city that sits on the Bay of Angels and that for many... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg stays alive at Region 7 Tourney

Shaw’s late hit, Hunt’s late arm enough to top Beech Creek

Tuesday could have been Tyler Shaw’s last appearance in a Claysburg Legion uniform. ... More...

Kiski Valley eliminates host Bedford in 7-6 victory

Vikings hold off Hurricanes to reach final day of tournament

At the end of the day, Bedford Post 113 can say it didn’t go down without a fight. ... More...

Vital Statistics


Couple to mark 50th anniversary

Paul and Monna (Stern) Overbeck of Bedford will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on... More...

County to change jury choice process

Bedford County commissioners approved funding for a new jury selection system that is expected to... More...

New process will replace antiquated jury system

A new jury selection system, which is expected to be in service by the end of the year, according... More...

Top of th' Morning

Movie to be shown.  Downtown Bedford Inc. in cooperation with Sheetz will show... More...


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Lillian C. Shroyer - 2018-06-20
Mary Ellen Williams - 2018-06-20
Janet L. Clapper - 2018-06-19
John Lee Miller - 2018-06-18
Lloyd Louis Shipe - 2018-06-18
John Lee Miller - 2018-06-16
Richard ‘Dick’ Day - 2018-06-15
Gerald R. Lockard Jr. - 2018-06-15
Catherine R. Shaffer - 2018-06-15
Karen L. Deremer - 2018-06-14
Amy E. Burtnett - 2018-06-13
Gary Eugene Teeter - 2018-06-13
David William Grace - 2018-06-12
Shirley Mae Pennel - 2018-06-12
Obituary Correction - 2018-06-12
Betty J. Ressler - 2018-06-11
Shirley H. Ellington - 2018-06-09
Beulah Arlene Smouse - 2018-06-08
Gary Eugene Teeter - 2018-06-08
Larry G. Walters - 2018-06-08
Gerald Rae Clark II - 2018-06-07
Robert I. Egolf - 2018-06-07
Jamie W. Hershberger - 2018-06-06
Mabel L. King - 2018-06-06
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John Edward Snyder - 2018-06-04
Thomas P. Whitfield - 2018-06-04
Delilah Grace Ripple - 2018-06-04
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Albert Weyandt III - 2018-06-02
E. Pauline Crist - 2018-06-01
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Crane collapses on lanes of Tappan Zee Bridge in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — A huge crane toppled off the new Tappan Zee Bridge under construction north... More...

Plans for self driving cars have pitfall: the human brain

WASHINGTON (AP) — Experts say the development of self-driving cars over the coming decade... More...

El Nino is gone but heat is sticking around

WASHINGTON (AP) — Earth’s persistent record 2016 heat is now dancing near levels that a... More...


OD toll affirms crisis

Guest editorial

New federal data erases any lingering doubt about Pennsylvania’s worsening drug... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Resisting the revisionists

‘The most significant reinforcement of our collective defense any time since the Cold War,"... More...

State/National Sports

Harrison’s walkoff hit saves Melancon, Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Harrison tripled leading off the bottom of the ninth and scored when... More...

Yelich leads Marlins over Phillies in 10 innings

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Christian Yelich homered and drove in the game-winning run with a single... More...

Mickelson prefers setups where score isn’t the focus

TROON, Scotland (AP) — Even during a week when the USGA didn’t have a championship, it... More...