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June 29, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

HOPE finalizes 2018-19 budget

HYNDMAN —The HOPE for Hyndman Board of Trustees finalized the school’s proposed 2018-... More...

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Fireworks at Blue Knob Resort planned for July... More...

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DEAR ABBY: My wife’s niece, a high school senior, is a beautiful girl with an excellent,... More...


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Putin boasts of new Russian weapons

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin boasted about his country’s prospective... More...

Europe presses ahead with tough migrant plan

BRUSSELS — European Union leaders vowed Thursday to move forward with plans to screen... More...

Local Sports

Bedford County Sports Hall of Fame

Two Undefeated Bedford Football Teams 1985 Bisons rolled to Mountain Conference title

After successful seasons in 1983 (9-1) and 1984 (7-2), Bedford had another talented but... More...

1989 Bisons were ranked second in the Patriot poll

In 1989, Bedford was coming off an 11-1 season the previous year. The lone loss was in the 10th... More...

Bedford County Sports Hall of Fame

Marshall was a Division II All-American for IUP

Mike Marshall was destined to be an athlete. His dad, Mervyn “Si” Marshall, was one of... More...



FAITH Baptist Church of Altoona will be holding its daily Vacation Bible School with classes for... More...

Bedford church welcomes new pastor

Pastor Robert J. Marsh and his wife, Amy, will begin serving at the Bedford United Methodist Church... More...

Fellowship Quartet to perform at Friendship Village

Gospel sing featuring the Fellowship Quartet from Bedford will be held at 7 p.m. June 30 at... More...

New law expands fireworks choices

Pennsylvanians are snapping up aerial fireworks for this July 4 holiday for the first time... More...

2 more seeking cannabis licenses

Two more companies are proposing to grow and process medical marijuana in Bedford County. ... More...

Gunman kills five at Maryland paper

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Donald Wayne Mortimore - 2018-10-19
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

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Bill would seal some criminal records

HARRISBURG — Lower-level, nonviolent crimes in Pennsylvania will automatically be sealed from... More...

Casinos angered by state’s iLottery

HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s 13 licensed casinos say Pennsylvania’s new... More...

State Briefs

Wolf hikes wage for state workers   HARRISBURG (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf is raising the... More...


Senate’s self- preservation

Guest editorial

So there's an on-time state budget for the first time in four years.... More...

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Letters to the Editor

Gov’t.’ s practice is inexcusable

Editor, Gazette:   I live in the country that a few years ago was appalled when the Boko Haram... More...

State/National Sports

Japan advances in World Cup in rare tiebreaker

MOSCOW (AP) — It doesn’t get any tighter than it did between Japan and Senegal on Day... More...

Europe, S. America dominate World Cup’s knockout phase

MOSCOW (AP) — The thunderclapping Icelanders have gone home, along with the Egyptians and... More...

James nearing deadline on his contract option with Cavaliers

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James is approaching a deadline that may be little more than a... More...

Vital Statistics

Valentines celebrate 50th year

Denzil Valentine and Patty (Arnold) Valentine met while working at Howard Johnson’s South... More...