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Obamacare repeal vote put off in stinging setback for Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — After seven years of fervent promises to repeal and replace "Obamacare,"... More...

Special Sections


Work to start on Rt. 56 bridge

HOLLIDAYSBURG —  Construction for the Route 56 (Quaker Valley Road) bridge, spanning... More...

Bloody Run Historical Society readies for season start

EVERETT — The Bloody Run Historical Society met Tuesday evening to solidify plans for the... More...

Man charged with assault and DUI enters guilty plea

A Hyndman man, charged with assault and DUI entered pleas of guilty in Bedford County Court of... More...


London defiant as IS claims attack by British ex-con, 52

LONDON (AP) — Authorities on Thursday identified a 52-year-old Briton as the man who mowed... More...

Ex-Russian lawmaker shot dead in Kiev; Ukraine blames Russia

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A former Russian lawmaker who became a vociferous critic of Moscow... More...

Mexican journalist shot dead in northern state of Chihuahua

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican reporter was gunned down in the northern state of Chihuahua on... More...

Local Sports

Bison netters topple Golden Eagles, 4-1

While the temperatures slowly climbing out of the wintry slumber that has plagued the area the last... More...

Three teams in tight battle for County Cup title

Bedford, Chestnut Ridge, and Everett are all within striking range in the 2016-17 BCAA County Cup... More...

White Sox’s coach helps local players

Lifelong friendships are forged in college and can last a lifetime, and that is the case between... More...



WESTERN Pennsylvania native Naomi Ord will be the guest speaker for the Bedford Christian and... More...

Preacher’s Point

How much do Christians influence friends and family?

As a Christian how much influence do you have? Do your friends and family consider your... More...

Hyndman reimbursement to increase

HYNDMAN — HOPE for Hyndman Charter School will see an increase in its reimbursement rate over... More...

Ridge forensics team delivers first-ever wins

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge forensics team may not be a spectator sport, but they are... More...

Top of th' Morning

A free clothing giveaway will be held.  The event will be held at God’s Closet from 9... More...


Richard D. Dodson Sr. - 2017-11-21
Roger Anthony Fitzhugh - 2017-11-21
Donna B. Hillegass - 2017-11-20
David H. James - 2017-11-20
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-18
Clarence A. Gohn - 2017-11-18
Lloyd B. Hansen - 2017-11-18
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-16
John E. Waugerman - 2017-11-16
Dolores King - 2017-11-15
George William Davis - 2017-11-14
Clara Jane Smeltzer - 2017-11-14
Reba G. Foor - 2017-11-13
Jane W. Gorman - 2017-11-10
Martin M. Territo - 2017-11-10
Robert A. Kerr - 2017-11-10
Jeannine H. Kuffner - 2017-11-10
Harvey F. Thomas - 2017-11-09
Betty L. Walter - 2017-11-08
Harold L. Price - 2017-11-07
Paul E. Wilson - 2017-11-07
Lois Louise Fazenbaker - 2017-11-07
Anna R. Miller - 2017-11-07
James Territo - 2017-11-07
Connie L. Ickes - 2017-11-06
Esther A. Rabenstein - 2017-11-06
Crystal I. Miller - 2017-11-06
Edythe A. Martin - 2017-11-06
John D. Kane - 2017-11-02
Helen G. Telmanik - 2017-11-02
Funeral Services - 2017-11-02

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JFK diary written in post-World War II Europe up for auction

BOSTON (AP) — A diary kept by a young John F. Kennedy during his brief stint as a journalist... More...

VA urges hiring surge to shrink backlog

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs is warning of a rapidly growing backlog... More...

‘Town That Garbage Built’ for sale for $1.5 million

REDUCTION, Pa. (AP) — “The Town That Garbage Built” is up for sale.  A... More...


Redistricting fight heats up

Guest editorial

Are Pennsylvania voters starting to wake up? Carol Kuniholm thinks so — and we hope... More...

Ryan plan for America’s health

Obamacare came at the American people as an endlessly complicated, incomprehensibly detailed,... More...

Old Photo Album

Pictured here is Mary Virginia (Bucklew) Zembower, in her 1935 senior year. She is celebrating her... More...

State/National Sports

Turris, Ryan score in shootout as Senators edge Penguins

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Kyle Turris and Bobby Ryan scored in the shootout to lift the Ottawa... More...

Zack Greinke has solid start against Cubs

Zack Greinke has one more spring start before he embarks on what he hopes is a bounce-back season... More...

NFL owners mull rule changes

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL owners will consider proposals next week to cut regular season overtime... More...