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April 20, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Opioid use declines sharply

TRENTON, N.J. — New data show that the number of prescriptions for opioid painkillers filled... More...

Special Sections


Rallying for redistricting

From left, Fair Districts Bedford County members Mimi Graybill, Kay Hunt, Marcia Kirby and Dave... More...

Fix-A-Pet preps for annual yard sale

Fix-A-Pet, the Bedford County organization that assists families get their pets spayed and neutered... More...

Plenty of spring activities upcoming

It’s spring and plans are poppin’ out all over town, including the Canoe and Kayak... More...


Comey’s not honorable

Guest editorial

James Comey, the former FBI director fired by President Donald Trump has, as everyone knows who has... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Remembering Barbara Bush

Guest editorial

Presidents' wives are expected to be an asset to their administrations without being daring or... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates stumble against Phillies in 7-0 loss

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jake Arrieta flashed the All-Star form that made Philadelphia covet the... More...

Curve snap skid

AKRON, Ohio — The Altoona Curve topped the Akron RubberDucks, 2-1, in ten innings on Thursday... More...

Eagles to play Atlanta to open NFL season

NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl champion Philadelphia will host Atlanta to kick off the 2018 NFL... More...

Everett approves safety software package

EVERETT — In an age where school safety is at times a monthly topic for school boards,... More...

Bedford bots battle to crown

Bedford Area High School’s battle bots teams are king of the ring.  The district had two... More...

Top of th' Morning

Hydrants will be... More...


Louis F. Toke - 2018-11-16
James T. Kalfas - 2018-11-14
Donald Jay Watkins - 2018-11-14
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-14
Joseph M. Seifert - 2018-11-14
Thelma Louise Hale - 2018-11-14
Laren Henry Rudisill - 2018-11-13
Margaret Irene Snyder - 2018-11-13
Mary Elizabeth Growden - 2018-11-12
Doris V. Shippey - 2018-11-12
Alma R. Mickey - 2018-11-12
Vera C. Gardner - 2018-11-10
Gary J. Grabill - 2018-11-10
Robert (Bob) E. Gordon - 2018-11-09
Margaret Parks - 2018-11-08
Betty Marie Fleegle - 2018-11-07
John H. Keller - 2018-11-07
Julia C. May - 2018-11-07
Betty J. Hasting - 2018-11-06
Walter Thomas Jones - 2018-11-06
Vicky Lynn Smith - 2018-11-06
Ralph J. Bogel - 2018-11-05
Cindy Lou Straley - 2018-11-05
Wilhelmina L. Thompson - 2018-11-05
Allegra F. Morral - 2018-11-03
Mary Magdalene Bussard - 2018-11-03
Daniel Joseph Hyatt - 2018-11-02
Samuel H. Ray - 2018-11-02
Lucille Lucko - 2018-11-01
Myra W. Ritchey - 2018-11-01
Memorial Service - 2018-11-01
Josephine G. Adolphson - 2018-10-31
Robert W. Bechtel - 2018-10-30
Harry W. Foster - 2018-10-30
George Benner Moyle II - 2018-10-29
Obit correction - 2018-10-29

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Pompeo gains support of Democratic senator

WASHINGTON — Mike Pompeo’s nomination for secretary of state received a boost Thursday... More...

Expert: Drugs could have affected Cosby accuser

NORRISTOWN — Bill Cosby’s chief accuser could have been made woozy either by the cold... More...

No charges to be filed in Prince’s overdose death

MINNEAPOLIS — No criminal charges will be filed in Prince’s death, and evidence shows... More...


New Cuban leader pledges to keep communist system

SANTA CLARA, Cuba — Raul Castro travels in motorcades of gleaming imported sedans. Rings of... More...

Power restored across Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico’s power company said Thursday that it has restored... More...

Local Sports

Junior High

Bedford 6,  Greater Johnstown 5  The Bedford junior high softball team upended Greater... More...

Bedford Fairgrounds Speedway Schedule

March 24 - Test and Tune (Open to all divisions), ppd. 31 - Test and Tune (Open to... More...

Bedford Fairgrounds Speedway Points

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ELECTION Day ham pot pie dinner will be served from noon to 6 p.m., or until sold out, May 15 at... More...

Kisners to be honored

Pictured are, from left, Daina, the Rev. Jonathan, Jenn and Ryan Kisner. The Kisners will be... More...