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October 19, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Bedford board accepts elementary HVAC project

The Bedford School Board accepted a plan to commission the HVAC system at Bedford Elementary during... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Pet Pageant Photo Contest deadline has been extended to Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 5... More...

Special Sections


County Players to perform ‘Heidi’ in late October

The Bedford County Players will perform Neil Simon and William Friedberg’s musical play,... More...

Weather Today

Partly sunny. Continued unseasonably warm with highs in the lower 80s. West winds around 5 mph.... More...


Two Bedford residents were charged with harassment.  Billie J. Daugherty, 35, and Daniel L.... More...


Spare us more VA reforms

Guest editorial

When he ran for president the first time, in 2008, Barack Obama appeared before the Veterans of... More...

Old Photo Album

The... More...

What an uproar

The second presidential debate — bloody, muddy, and raucous — was just enough to save... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers rule out Big Ben against Patriots

PITTSBURGH (AP) — As a general rule, Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin doesn’t get... More...

Blue Jays beat Indians to stay alive in ALCS

TORONTO (AP) — Just in time, Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays broke out the bats to... More...

Status of Penn State’s Bell, Cabinda still unknown

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Coming off their biggest win under head coach James Franklin with... More...

Principal weighs in on student drug usage

Shoemaker stays proactive on keeping kids drug-free

Editor’s Note: This is the third in a series of stories focusing on substance abuse to note... More...

Jail, sheriff deliver budget requests

Bedford County commissioners and Mike Clapper, of Bedford County’s finance department, heard... More...

Strike deadline nears at 14 Pa. state universities

HARRISBURG,... More...


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Transportation proposals are being accepted now

HARRISBURG — The state transportation Office of Public-Private Partnerships announced... More...

Several car owners slam VW emissions deal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Several angry Volkswagen owners told a federal judge on Tuesday that a... More...

Earth’s 16-month record heat streak ends but warming remains

WASHINGTON (AP) — Earth's 16-month sizzling streak of record high temperatures is finally... More...


Ecuador: We have ‘temporarily restricted’ Julian Assange’s internet

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador's government acknowledged on Tuesday that it cut off WikiLeaks... More...

Local Sports

Everett boys, Bedford girls win road matchups

WINDBER — Everett defeated Windber at the Ramblers’ field on Tuesday, 1-0.  Bailey... More...

McConnellsburg fends off Tussey Mountain, 3-1

SAXTON — The Tussey Mountain volleyball team has been trying to get a signature win this... More...

Cosgrove fourth for Hyndman CC

WINDBER — HOPE for Hyndman’s Kyler Cosgrove finished fourth in cross country action on... More...