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July 26, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Reese Sherwood shows top goat

With 132 entries, the market goat show was “more challenging than expected,” said one... More...

Top of th' Morning

Fresh picked sweet corn has returned to the Bedford Farmers Market this... More...

Special Sections


From the past into the present

From first job to lifetime career

I knew from day one that the job I’d never want to do would be a waitress. I just... More...

Buried until 2166 . . .

Ryan Fetter and Clarence “Pickle” Deremer place a time capsule into the Korean War... More...

Weather Today

Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Hot. Humid with highs in the upper... More...

Local Sports

Harness Racing at 143rd Fair is underway

Harness racing kicked off in fine fashion for the 2016 Bedford County Fair late on Monday... More...

Altoona takes fourth straight in win over Erie

ALTOONA — Barrett Barnes extended his on-base streak to 19 games and scored two runs for the... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County deeds

David T. Leidy to David T. Leidy, Woodbury Twp., $1.  William Curt Young* to William C.... More...

Poultry show returns to Fair after year off

The poultry show at the Bedford County Fair returned Monday after an absence because of the threat... More...

On the midway

Rides from Powers and Thomas Midway Entertainment light up the Bedford County Fairgrounds Monday.... More...

Baked goods sale raises $1,900

Dozens of Bedford County residents bid on hundreds of baked good items, raising more than $1,900... More...


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Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
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Eleanor J. Ross - 2018-03-15
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Harland Wayne Miller - 2018-03-13
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James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
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Pa. auditor to look into pensions

HARRISBURG,... More...

McGinty gets prime time convention slot

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Democrat Katie McGinty is getting a prime-time speaking slot at the... More...

State briefs

Divers find body of missing swimmer   WATERFORD, Pa. (AP) — Divers have found the body... More...


Not- so- tough choices

A brush with mortality has a way of clarifying things, and so, apparently, does an election... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Clinton college plan unrealistic

Hillary Clinton's proposal for making public higher education not just cheaper but free to most... More...

State/National Sports

All eyes on rookie Wentz as Eagles begin camp

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Camp Carson has begun for the Philadelphia Eagles.  All eyes were on... More...

Penn State improved, scandal still being discussed

CHICAGO (AP) — Penn State coach James Franklin sees an improved team in Happy Valley —... More...

Phillies blank Marlins, Blue Jays defeat Padres

MIAMI (AP) — Jeremy Hellickson dominated the Marlins for a second straight start, throwing... More...