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Bedford Area High student serves as alpaca princess

A Bedford Area High School junior will represent alpaca owners and the alpaca fashion industry at... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Gazette will be closed Dec. 26.  The Gazette will not publish a Monday, Dec. 26 edition.... More...

Special Sections


UPMC jewelry sale brings cheer and donations

From left, Ida Forrey, hospital volunteer; Patty Mullenax, snack bar aid; Nieves Seaman,... More...

Bedford Twp. housing rehab project seeks applicants

The Bedford County Planning Commission is urging certain residents of Bedford Township to apply for... More...

Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Friday night: Cloudy. Rain likely... More...


A bipartisan concern

Guest editorial

More than 40 years ago, we Americans kicked a president out of the White House for various offenses... More...

Old Photo Album

This photo was taken at the wedding of John Dishong and Barbara Callihan on Dec. 23, 1956, at... More...

Art of the deal with Putin

This is one of those rare moments when it is imperative that Presidentelect Donald Trump not wait... More...

State/National Sports

Idaho wins bowl game

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Matt Linehan threw for 381 yards and four touchdowns and ran for a... More...

Eagles stop Giants

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The New York Giants will have to wait a while to make the... More...

Steelers receivers hurting as Ravens loom

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The previous time Ben Roethlisberger, Le’Veon Bell and Antonio Brown... More...

Bedford passes 2017 budget, tax increase

In a special year-end meeting on Thursday, Bedford Borough council unanimously passed the 2017... More...

Twp. building to have new owner with Rockland Manufacturing

The huge Bedford Township building that once housed Cycling Sports Group and its forerunner,... More...

Second-graders come a-caroling

St. Thomas School second-graders Ethan Wilt and Matthias Corle join about 70 other students in... More...


James R. Heffner - 2018-03-23
Virginia M. Reed - 2018-03-23
Evelyn D. Foreman - 2018-03-22
Carole Ann Rhodes - 2018-03-20
Anna Mae Beegle Wertz - 2018-03-20
Memorial Service - 2018-03-20
Roxanna M. Brant - 2018-03-19
Patricia Lynn Foltz - 2018-03-19
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
Vernal G. Weaver - 2018-03-13
Larry Glen Buterbaugh - 2018-03-12
Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
Delores Jean Price - 2018-03-08
Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
Aaron E. Snyder - 2018-03-07
Stocks - 2018-03-07
Paul W. Brinton Jr. - 2018-03-06
James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
Patricia L. Baker - 2018-03-03
Anna E. Graybill - 2018-03-03
Paul William Leonard - 2018-03-03

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Applications for jobless aid jump to still low 275K

WASHINGTON (AP) — More Americans sought unemployment aid last week, but the number of... More...

US economy grew at strong 3.5 percent annual rate last quarter

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at a 3.5 percent annual rate in the July-September... More...

Uber moves self-driving cars from Cali. to Ariz.

PHOENIX (AP) — A fleet of self-driving Uber cars left for Arizona on Thursday after they were... More...

Local Sports

Bedford topples Claysburg for first victory

CLAYSBURG — It’s safe to say both Bedford and Claysburg-Kimmel boys were running on... More...

Everett girls stop Forbes Road; F-M rallies past Ridge

EVERETT — Everett held Forbes Road to only 13 points in the first three quarters as the Lady... More...

HOPE for Hyndman, Tussey boys fall

HYNDMAN — The HOPE for Hyndman boys basketball team faltered in the third quarter in a 68-50... More...



MT. ZION Reformed Church of Pavia Christmas programs include a Christmas Eve candlelight service at... More...

Choir, orchestra to present cantata

The Bedford Presbyterian Church choir and an eight-piece orchestra will celebrate the birth of... More...