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July 7, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

County audit shows few recommendations

Bedford County’s auditors have released their annual audit report for 2017, with no major... More...

Top of th' Morning

A memorial 5k event will be held in... More...

Special Sections


Hot dogs, cool cats are ready for adoption

The Bedford County Humane Society has more cats and friends for adoption this summer. Clockwise,... More...


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Firework launches Pamplona bull racing

PAMPLONA, Spain (AP) — A traditional firework known as the “Chupinazo” kicked off... More...

Local Sports

Bedford avenges loss to Lilly with 9-2 victory

The Bedford American Legion Post 113 baseball team had some unfinished business with Lilly to take... More...

Altoona gets past Trenton, 3-1

ALTOONA – Starting pitchers Taylor Hearn and Michael King engaged in a pitcher’s duel... More...

Hayes, Keller to represent Bucs in Futures game

ALTOONA – Altoona Curve third baseman Ke’Bryan Hayes and former Curve pitcher Mitch... More...

Firm going for medical pot dispensary, too

Company seeking permit for Everett location

A company hoping to open a medical marijuana cultivation facility in Bedford Township also is... More...

Strumming along 56

Mel Showalter, left, sings alongside Chuck Stapleton during a country music concert Friday night... More...

US adds 213,000 jobs in June, jobless rate ticks up

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers kept up a brisk hiring pace in June by adding 213,000 jobs,... More...


Regional Classifieds
  • 461A PUBLIC NOTICE Notice is hereby given that the Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Education, Workforce, Community and Economic Development, Senate of Pennsylvania, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. The public hearing will begin at 10:00 AM and will be held at the Chestnut Ridge Middle School Auditorium, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA. The subject of the public hearing will be on Communities in Schools. Megan Martin Senate of Pennsylvania Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Looking for Administrator, Bartender, Cook at the Bedford Moose 480. Needed immediately. Resume needed for Administrator position. Call or stop in for details. 623-1660
  • 1-Bdr Efficiency Apt. in Manns Choice. Includes stove & fridge. Water, Septic & Garbage removal included. $375/month. 2-Bdr House for rent Buffalo Mills Area newly remodeled. $700/month 814-623-8696
  • Part Time Delivery Driver, and Needed - Home every night. Must have Class A CDL with Tanker. I year Experience. Full heath benefits. Paid holidays. Safety and Christmas Bonuses. Retirement. Wages discussed at time of interview. Interested candidates please call: Tri-County Bulk Milk Haulers, Inc 814-652-5742
  • Nurses Wanted Bedford Co. DBHS is recruiting for LPNs & RNs to work in the Mental Health Long Term Structured Residence. Call 1-877-814-4891 ext. 4240 for details. EOE
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  • PET GROOMING & BOARDING Stottlemyer's Groom ÔN Board 2-1/2 miles from Bedford on Egolf Road. Hours by appointment only 814-623-2374
  • Brown Started Pullets Ready to lay. David Suder, Meyersdale, PA. Call: 814-248-0173; 814-634-8251


Mighty oak

Western Pa. tree, 12 stories high, maybe among state’s oldest

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A forester in Pennsylvania says he’s discovered a massive red oak... More...

Worker killed when gas station erupts into flames after crash

RAYNE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a car crashed into a Pennsylvania gas station, sparking a... More...

Families sue distributors of hoverboard that started fatal fire

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Family members are suing the distributors of a hoverboard that burst... More...


Variety . . . the spice of life


Back in the old days, we had few entertainment venues — mainly television. We had no... More...

More vigilance on threats

Guest editorial

The slaying of five people in a Maryland newspaper office last week is not only tragic for those... More...

Old Photo Album

The New Enterprise Dodgers are shown in this photo from 1969. The Dodgers won the Little League... More...

State/National Sports

Familar faces victorious at Bedford

Four classes raced for a combined 100 laps in the Milt Miller 100 at the Bedford Fairgrounds... More...

Herrera, Knapp homer in Phillies’ 17-5 rout of Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Odubel Herrera and Andrew Knapp hit three-run homers, rookie Scott Kingery... More...

Venus ousted from Wimbledon, but Serena looks strong

LONDON (AP) — Venus Williams became the latest former champion to be knocked out at... More...