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The Bedford Borough Water Authority is canceling their previously issued mandatory water... More...

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Weather Today

Sunny. Not as cool with highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Friday night: Clear.... More...

Farm Market


Martinsburg Nov. 14, 2016   CATTLE: 125.  STEERS: Choice-91.-95.; Good-83.-88. ... More...


A Cumberland Valley Township man was charged with violating a protection from abuse order on... More...


US says anti-Nazi resolution at UN restricts free speech

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The United States was one of three countries to vote against a... More...

Airstrikes in Syria’s besieged Aleppo kill more than 20

BEIRUT (AP) — Airstrikes pounded rebelheld eastern Aleppo on Thursday, killing more than 20... More...

Local Sports

Lions’ offensive line a factor in success

Chestnut Ridge takes on Kane in PIAA Class AA state playoffs

Another week, another strong opponent for Chestnut Ridge.  Of course, the Lions have proven to... More...

State/National Sports

Ojeleye’s second half leads SMU past Pitt

NEW YORK (AP) — Until last week, Semi Ojeleye had not appeared in a game for nearly two years... More...

Bryant, Trout named league’s most valuable players

CHICAGO (AP) — While the Los Angeles Angels stumbled, Mike Trout soared again.  Just too... More...

Gillikin’s punting ability a boost for Penn State

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — As he walked off the field, Blake Gillikin glanced down at his left... More...

Vital Statistics


Mr. and Mrs. William Lepley to celebrate 64th

William E. and Beulah J. (Moyer) Lepley of Everett will celebrate their 64th wedding anniversay... More...

Everett school district discusses SPP scores

BREEZEWOOD — The Everett School board, such as many district boards in the county, discussed... More...

Claysburg looking into raising school test scores

With School Performance Profile scores being among the lowest in the county, Claysburg-Kimmel... More...

Annual commerce dinner awards local businesses

The 2016 Bedford County Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner and Awards Celebration was held Thursday... More...


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Anna Mae Beegle Wertz - 2018-03-20
Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
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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
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Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
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Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
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Stocks - 2018-03-07
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Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
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Scientists modify plants making them use sunlight more efficient

WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have hacked a plant's genes to make it use sunlight more... More...

Earth’s warm October not record; 2016 likely record hot

WASHINGTON (AP) — While last month merely tied for the world's third warmest October in... More...

Wildfires cause wheezing across the South

ATLANTA (AP) — Asthma sufferers and others with breathing problems are turning up at... More...


Ballot question: dirty politics

Guest editorial

The unprecedented presidential race just past got the lion’s share of the attention from... More...

Bully agency

Overregulation, a worry expressed by Donald Trump in the presidential campaign, diminishes freedom... More...

Different Strokes —

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WOLFSBURG United Methodist Church Christmas Eve candlelight service will be held at 7 p.m. Dec. 24.... More...

Public hymn sing planned at Woods Church

The Woods Church of Rainsburg will host a public hymn sing at 2 p.m. Dec. 4 The public is invited... More...

Church hosts ribboncutting

The Chestnut Ridge Independent Fellowship Church hosted a ribboncutting for the facility’s... More...