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December 30, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

County employment looks both promising, ‘troubling’

Bedford County’s employment snapshot report shows both promising and “troubling,”... More...

Obama retaliates against Russia for hacking

HONOLULU (AP) — In a sweeping response to election hacking and other bad behavior, President... More...

Retired Weyant farmer turns 95

EVERETT — Ned McDonald is turning 95 years old on Dec.... More...

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Local

Weather Today

Partly sunny. Cooler with highs in the mid 30s. West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.... More...

In a winter wonderland

Paige Zerbey, left, and Stephany Trate, right, both of Pottsville, Pa., walk in the snow on... More...

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION

Martinsburg Dec. 26, 2016   CATTLE: 159.  STEERS: Choice-93.-98.; Good-83.-90. ... More...

World

Cease-fire goes into force in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — A ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey went into effect in war-ravaged Syria... More...

Local Sports

Bedford shoots its way past United, 49-14

CLAYSBURG — To say Lindsay Shuke had a hot hand on Thursday would be an understatement. ... More...

Claysburg girls rally past McConnellsburg

CLAYSBURG — For three quarters of play, the Claysburg-Kimmel Lady Bulldogs never quite got it... More...

NE Bradford tops Bulldogs, 55-45

CLAYSBURG — The Northeast Bradford Panthers entered Thursday’s contest against... More...

Death penalty trial to proceed as scheduled

The death penalty trial of a Maryland man, accused of shooting another person in the head and... More...

Area residents share New Year’s resolutions

EVERETT — Taking better care of themselves and treating others better topped a list of... More...

Top of th' Morning

Keep bird feeders full this... More...

Obituaries

Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-19
Obituary Correction - 2018-01-19
Margaret G. Baker - 2018-01-18
Belva Mae Logeston - 2018-01-18
George E. Hutzell - 2018-01-18
Mabel Baker Jordan - 2018-01-17
Kenneth W. Watkins - 2018-01-17
Kurt W. Moorhead - 2018-01-17
Eva Mae Strenski - 2018-01-16
Obituary correction - 2018-01-16
Ronald E. Fochtman - 2018-01-15
Donna E. Snyder - 2018-01-15
Patricia R. Wilson - 2018-01-15
Lois C. Miller - 2018-01-15
Marcia E. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Clifford J. Simmons - 2018-01-15
Wayne L. Thompson - 2018-01-15
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-13
Hortense E. Keays - 2018-01-13
Margaret M. Maslanik - 2018-01-13
Audrey L. Stavola - 2018-01-12
Merle Abe Barton - 2018-01-11
Jennifer Sue Kania - 2018-01-11
Sean Thomas Reilly - 2018-01-11
Ray Vincent Chathams - 2018-01-11
E. Irene Duppstadt - 2018-01-11
Eleanor W. Shambach - 2018-01-11
Ashley Sue Adolphson - 2018-01-10
Madelyn Oldham - 2018-01-10
Ruth Mary Gladfelter - 2018-01-10
Catherine June Simmons - 2018-01-10
Tom Bowser - 2018-01-09
Janyth Kay Thomas - 2018-01-09
Terrence D. Hann - 2018-01-09
Betty Jane Hess - 2018-01-09
Christopher V. Brockey - 2018-01-08
Catherine E. Matulnes - 2018-01-08
David Mark Becker - 2018-01-06
Dorlin Waldo Hay - 2018-01-06
Rodney L. Hasting - 2018-01-05
Robert A. Berger - 2018-01-04
Shirley J. Kensinger - 2018-01-04
Gregory G. Weyant - 2018-01-04
Linda D. Kurtz - 2018-01-03
Stephen L. Unger - 2018-01-03
Elvin F. Marshall - 2018-01-03
Erma L. Bulger - 2018-01-02
James Alan Feather - 2018-01-02
Robin Feathers - 2018-01-02

Regional Classifieds
  • 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
  • IMMEDIATE OPENING AVAILABLE! Bedford Health Care facility seeking a self-motivated, detail oriented, computer literate candidate who enjoys working with people. Position is 30-35 hrs/wk including some evenings. Pay is determined by skills and experience. Send resume and references to hrdesk@embarqmail.com
  • 2-BEDROOM, 2-BATH second floor apartment w/l.r., d.r. kitchen, laundry room, $900/mo. Most utilities included. No pets. Located above Cove Creek Outfitters, apply within.
  • Looking for Servers, Bartenders & Kitchen Staff. Apply in person at Blue Knob Club House or call 814-239-1024
  • PET GROOMING & BOARDING Stottlemyer's Groom ÔN Board 2-1/2 miles from Bedford on Egolf Road. Hours by appointment only 814-623-2374
  • 772A Notice of Intent to Remediate to an Environmental Standard Pursuant to the Land Recycling and Environmental Remediation Standards Act, the act of May 19, 1995, P.L. 4, No. 1995-2 (Act 2), notice is hereby given that Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc., on behalf of Agracel Inc., has submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection, a Notice of Intent to Remediate the property located at 550 Sunnyside Road, Bedford, Bedford County, Pennsylvania. This Notice of Intent to Remediate state that the site is a former exercise equipment manufacturing facility. The site has volatile organic compound impacts to soil and groundwater associated with historic operation as a manufacturing facility. The proposed remediation measures may include removal of underground storage tanks, engineering and institutional controls in the form of maintaining onsite building slabs and asphalt parking areas, and an environmental covenant to prevent contact with impacted soils and groundwater. The proposed future use of the property will be non-residential. Agracel plans to use the site-specific standard at the site. Act 2 provides for a 30-day public comment period for site specific standard remediation. The 30-day comment period is initiated with the publication of this notice. Until 10 days from the published date, Bedford Township may elect to be involved in the development of the remediation and reuse plans for the site. Bedford Township may also submit a request to Agracel during this 30- day comment period to develop and implement a public involvement plan. Copies of these requests and of any comments should also be submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Environment Protection at 909 Elmerton Avenue, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17110.
  • 2 Mobile Homes for rent in the Everett Area. References and Security Deposit Required. These are both no smoking and no pet homes. Applications can be picked up at Gary's Homes.
  • 2 Bedroom Apt near Bedford-Second Floor with balcony & Off street parking, Stove, Refrigerator, & laundry hook up included, No Smoking, No Pets, $500/per month plus security deposit, No utilities included, Call 814-585-2125
  • LOOKING FOR DRIVER, must be at least 18 years old, 40 hours per week, must be able to work Saturdays. Must have clean driving record. Send resume to P.O. Box 345, Bedford, PA. 15522.
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

Pay to rise for millions as 19 states increase wage

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — It will be a happy New Year indeed for millions of the lowest-paid U.S.... More...

Garbage trucks to block possible NYC truck attacks

NEW YORK (AP) — Massive 20-ton sanitation trucks, weighted with an extra 15 tons of sand,... More...

AP Explains: Did Trump just create 8,000 jobs?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump gave himself kudos for the creation of 8,000 new U.S. jobs by... More...

Editorial

Torturing transparency

Guest editorial

President Barack Obama has not lived up to his early pledge to lead the most transparent... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Enemy within in just 3 letters

It is the enemy within, made up of powerful Americans atop the federal government pretending to... More...

State/National Sports

Pens’ Murray injured

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray is out indefinitely with a... More...

Virgina Tech pulls off comeback for win

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jerod Evans threw for 243 yards and two touchdowns and ran for two... More...

LaVell Edwards dies at 86

Before LaVell Edwards was promoted to head coach, BYU ran a slogging run-first offense that yielded... More...

Worship

Religion

MT. ZION Reformed Church of Pavia will present its annual Christmas play, “He Sent Us An... More...