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December 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Weather cooperates, Blue Knob to open today

Some trails open, other areas being groomed to open soon

PAVIA — After several weeks of uncooperative weather, Blue Knob All Seasons Resort is set to... More...

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Local

Library to highlight Everett flight history

Many people have looked up into the sky above Down River Golf Course greens tracking their golf... More...

Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night: Mostly clear. Lows in the... More...

Christmas pageantry

Dancers with the Ballet Theatre of Scranton, Pa., perform the Waltz of the Flowers, during the... More...

World

Diplomat assassinated

AP photographer captures attack in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The event seemed routine, the opening of an exhibit of photographs of... More...

Truck rams German market

BERLIN (AP) — A truck rammed into a crowded Christmas market in central Berlin on Monday... More...

US Mexico wildlife officials draft jaguar recovery plan

ALBUQUERQUE,... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers show resiliency against Bengals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers put themselves back in the playoff conversation by... More...

Panthers stop Redskins

LANDOVER,... More...

Bucs ink reliever Hudson

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pirates bolstered their bullpen on Monday, agreeing to an $11 million,... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County deeds

Mary Ellen Swartz to Christopher Swartz, Mann Twp., Not Available.  William B. Lensie* to... More...

Long rifles stolen from Village

Village makes plea for return of its antique artifacts

Six historic rifles were stolen during a break-in at Old Bedford Village on... More...

Electors makes it official — Trump is 45th US president

WASHINGTON (AP) — There were many protesters but few faithless electors as Donald Trump won... More...

Top of th' Morning

UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital auxiliary will hold a fundraiser this week. Masquerade $5 jewelry... More...

Obituaries

Doris Jane Fulton - 2018-08-16
A. Lorraine Walter - 2018-08-16
Raymond Lee Gordon - 2018-08-16
Verna June Neuder - 2018-08-16
Charlotte J. Nause - 2018-08-15
Jacqueline M. Davis - 2018-08-14
Ronald Eugene Wilson - 2018-08-14
Clair E. Calhoun - 2018-08-13
Mary L. Holler - 2018-08-13
Troy R. Lankey - 2018-08-13
Bruce T. Deneen - 2018-08-11
James D. Garner - 2018-08-11
James D. Garner - 2018-08-10
Joseph E. Turner - 2018-08-10
Terry Ann Fultz - 2018-08-10
Jimmy Earl Hoover - 2018-08-10
Obituary Correction - 2018-08-10
Donald R. Weimer - 2018-08-09
Linda A. Rodgers - 2018-08-09
Franklin W. Hillegas - 2018-08-08
Waylon D. Corbin - 2018-08-08
George R. Hoey Sr. - 2018-08-08
Linda Lou Dull - 2018-08-08
Charles B. Engle - 2018-08-07
Lorna Clark - 2018-08-07
Daniel L. Hart - 2018-08-07
Obituary Correction - 2018-08-07
Jack Smith - 2018-08-06
James E. Balme Jr. - 2018-08-04
Karen L. Jasper - 2018-08-04
Alma J. Barefoot - 2018-08-04
Terry E. Fix - 2018-08-04
Thomas P. Wolfe - 2018-08-03
Carl F. Rowser - 2018-08-02
Robert G. Sichko - 2018-08-02
Helen L. Manges - 2018-08-01
Helen L. Gordon - 2018-07-31
Thomas A. Rose - 2018-07-30
Travis L. Feight - 2018-07-28
Pamela S. Hann - 2018-07-28
Eva R. Karns - 2018-07-28
John C. Mickey Jr. - 2018-07-28

Regional Classifieds
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  • 346 INVITATION TO BID The Borough of Dudley is currently seeking sealed proposals for Snow Plowing & Removal Services. Proposals will be accepted by US Mail and must be received by September 30, 2018. All work performed by the contractor must be accomplished using the contractor's owned and/or rented equipment. Salt/Anti-Skid will be provided by the Borough. The contractor shall furnish the Borough with satisfactory proof of carriage of insurance. Proposals must be addressed to: Kimberly Fessler, Borough Secretary Dudley Borough P.O. Box 295 Dudley, PA 16634
  • Three-bedroom for rent including water, sewage and garbage. $475. Security deposit required. 635-0597
  • 391A Hopewell Township Huntingdon County The September 1, 2018 meeting has been changed to September 8th at 8:00 am at the St. Pauls United Church of Christ Parsonage. Wendy Melius Hopewell Secretary
  • 331A PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to the Pennsylvania Clean Streams Law and Surface Mining and Reclamation Act, notice is hereby given that J & J Svonavec Excavating, Inc., 110 Windermere Lane, Somerset, PA 15501 has submitted an application to the PA DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119 for a revision to their existing surface mine permit #05070101. J & J Svonavec Excavating, Inc., is requesting approval to add 5.5 acres to the permit in order to modify and expand an existing passive mine drainage treatment system for long term water treatment. In conjunction with this revision, the operator is also requesting a variance on the 100' barrier of the East Fork of Brewster Hollow Run. The variance will begin approximately 380' south of the point where the East Fork crosses under T-596 Martin Farm Road, and extends downstream approximately 470' on the north side of the stream. The variance is being requested in order to modify an existing passive treatment system already located within the 100' stream barrier. The receiving streams for the permit area are Brewster Hollow Run and East Fork Brewster Hollow Run. The operation is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as Reed Mine. The permit area is situated on the property of Reed Family Investments and Detwiler Industries, Inc., north of East Fork Brewster Hollow Run and on both sides of T-596, Martin Farm Road. The Saxton, PA U.S. Geological Survey 7.5 minute topographic map contains the area described 12.0 inches north and 10.7 inches west of the bottom right hand corner of the printed area of the map. Access to the operation is from T-596, Martin Farm Road. A copy of the application for revision is available for public inspection at the Broad Top Township Office, 187 Municipal Road, Defiance, PA 16633. Anyone wishing to submit comments or requests for an informal conference concerning this application for revision should write to the DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119, within thirty (30) days of the final publication of this notice stating his or her name, address, telephone number, and the nature of their objection.
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State/National

Over-the-top NYC Christmas displays draw criticisms

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s a neighborhood Christmas display with New York City attitude: big,... More...

Safety advocates fear truck speed limiter rule could stall

DETROIT (AP) — Highway safety advocates are worried that a government rule that would... More...

State jobless center workers get holiday lay-off notices

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Hundreds of state employees caught in an unemployment compensation... More...

Editorial

Poisoned ideas must die

Guest editorial

After two hours of deliberation, a jury found Dylann Roof guilty of the June 2015 murder of nine... More...

Different Strokes —

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The great American byway

If Times Square is best-known as The Crossroads of the World, the annual Army-Navy game is The... More...

Local Sports

Chestnut Ridge boys too much for Fannett-Metal

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge Lions used its depth in Monday’s 89-66 win over... More...

NBC, Hyndman girls lose late

McCONNELLSBURG — McConnellsburg outscored Northern Bedford, 26-8, from the foul line and was... More...

Four Warriors place at Sheetz wrestling tourney

CRESSON — Everett had four wrestlers place at the Sheetz Holiday Classic Wrestling... More...