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December 28, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

PennDOT to host Route 30 bridge project meeting

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The community is invited to a public open house, which will be held at the... More...

Top of th' Morning

The annual area bird count is... More...

Special Sections



A Saxton man was charged with harassment in Liberty Township on Dec. 19.  John A. Stout-Swope,... More...

Weather Today

Mostly sunny. Much cooler with highs in the upper 30s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night:... More...

Fugitive of the week

Jonathon/Jonathan Lee Emerick, 34, is wanted on a Bedford County warrant for failure to appear. On... More...


Sad reality of depression

Guest editorial

With festive holiday lights and decorations almost everywhere we look, and joyous Christmas music... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Bill comes due

The fall of Aleppo just weeks before Barack Obama leaves office is a fitting stamp on his Middle... More...

State/National Sports

Tomlin may sit stars, but other Steelers will play

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger might get his wish to spend the... More...

Tomlin chides Bradshaw for “cheerleader” comment

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin doesn’t mind Hall of Fame... More...

Penguins, Crosby rally to knock off Devils

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Sidney Crosby scored a goal for the fourth straight game and added two... More...

County budget passes; no tax hike

Bedford County commissioners unanimously passed their 2017 budget for the county, as well as the... More...

Area residents give 2016 mixed reviews

EVERETT — No sooner is Christmas over, the thoughts of many people turn to reflecting on the... More...

Wolf puts hold on tax abatement program

Governor Wolf ’s administration announced Tuesday that the Keystone Opportunity Zone... More...


Arthur W. Hoenstine - 2018-10-18
Memorial Service - 2018-10-18
Virginia H. Bequeath - 2018-10-17
Andrew E. Van Horn - 2018-10-17
Thomas F. Wright - 2018-10-17
Jack A. Hoenstine - 2018-10-16
Dr. Jason Craig Waite - 2018-10-16
John H. Egolf - 2018-10-16
E. Ruth Over - 2018-10-15
Paul Detwiler Jr. - 2018-10-13
Jane (Culp) Vandermade - 2018-10-13
Irma E. Greenawalt - 2018-10-12
Martha L. Davis - 2018-10-11
Fred Eugene Brown - 2018-10-10
Don A. Fletcher - 2018-10-10
Kathy Jo Sturtz - 2018-10-10
Earl Richard Davis Jr. - 2018-10-10
John Russell Giffin - 2018-10-10
Guy Hunter Velykis - 2018-10-10
Larry E. Finnegan Sr. - 2018-10-10
Rae Kathleen Ickes - 2018-10-08
Fredrick J. Risbon - 2018-10-08
Elaine Cole - 2018-10-08
Richard A. Skok - 2018-10-05
Linda I. Whysong - 2018-10-04
Betty J. Lundquist - 2018-10-03
Weston Miles Konicky - 2018-10-03
Maxine D. Wakefoose - 2018-10-03
Anna J. Musselman - 2018-10-02
Kelly C. Claycomb - 2018-10-01
Ronald A. Boore - 2018-10-01
Harry Jerome Seamen - 2018-10-01
Karen B. Brantner - 2018-09-29
Apryle L. Foor - 2018-09-29

Regional Classifieds
  • LOT FOR SALE Offers are being accepted by Broad Top Township for the purchase of (1) lot, approximately 0.142 acres at Broad Street, Wood, PA until 3:00 pm November 5, 2018. Public sewer & water available. Close proximity to Lake Raystown. Contact the Municipal Office at P.O. Box 57 Defiance, PA 16633. P# 814-928-5253.
  • Apartments for Rent- For more information, contact Ron (814) 251-2189
  • 508A Public Notice Notice is hereby given that Forcey Coal, Inc., 475 Banion Road, Madera, PA 16661 has requested a bond release for Surface Mine Permit #05060101 pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act. The mine site is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as the Heaton Mine. The permit is located west of SR 1023, Dudley Road, approximately 0.5 miles north of the intersection between SR 1023 and SR 1036, Six Mile Run Road, and south of T-581, Heaton Road, on the property of William H., Dixie A., and John A. Heaton. The permit was issued on April 9, 2007. Bond release of $112,191 is requested on 59.0 acres. Total bond held is $117,810. A Stage II bond release is requested as the area has been backfilled to approximate original contour and is currently supporting an established growth of a mixture of grasses, legumes and trees. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference may be submitted to the PA Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of District Mining Operations, Ebensburg District Office, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931 within 30 days following the final (4th) publication date of this notice and must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief description as to the nature of the objection.
  • For Rent- Two bedroom house in Bedford, $800 per month, Call 814-285-7412
  • DECKSIDE LANDSCAPING ¥ Yard Cleanup ¥ Mow/Trim ¥ Mulch/Plant ¥ Fertilization ¥ Weed Control ¥Tree Spraying Bagworms, etc. ¥ Power Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing Free Estimates Veteran Owned Senior Discount Res/Com Insured Credit Cards 814-977-3022 PA111248 BU13424
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Fishertown area. No pets/smoking. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • Barn Help for Special Needs Horses near Jean Bonnet. All weather mucking, feeding, grooming, etc. Must be reliable, able to follow instructions, and have transportation. Submit resumes to: Bedford Gazette c/o 1328 PO Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • EVERETT AREA DUPLEX- Large, remodeled 3 bedroom, 1 bath, basement and yard. $700/month plus security deposit. Available November. 352-445-4584
  • PHARMACY TECHNICIAN Rite Aid Pharmacy in Everett is hiring a FT and a PT Pharmacy Technician. Applications available at the store in Everett.


State issues advice on charitable giving

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — It’s the season for giving, but the state of Pennsylvania also... More...

State briefs

Three die in western Pa. fire   MCKEES ROCKS, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania coroner... More...

Examiner says man’s shooting death a homicide

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A medical examiner has classified as homicide the death of a western... More...


At Pearl Harbor, US, Japan seek absolution from the war

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — In a historic pilgrimage, the leaders of Japan and the United... More...

International news briefs

Israelis: US was behind UN rebuke... More...

Local Sports

Ridge boys hold off North Star at tourney

BOSWELL — After a shaky first half, the Chestnut Ridge Lions emerged from the half with a new... More...

Tyrone girls rally to topple Tussey Mountain

TYRONE — After grabbing a 23-14 lead against host Tyrone in the first round game of the... More...

Golden Eagle boys down Titans

TYRONE — Tyrone jumped to a 20-2 first quarter lead and never looked back as the Golden... More...