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HCUW to host Touch-a-Truck

The intrigue of emergency equipment and heavy machinery draws in children and adults alike.  From 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. More...

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Local News

Correction

In the Aug. 29 edition of The Daily News, staff writer Candy E. Price misquoted RVC Outdoor Destinations president Andy Cates as saying the outdoor recreation industry had not seen any innovation in the past four years. More...

Huntingdon County’s Most Wanted

Name: Larry Douglas Chitwood Age: 43 Height: unavailable Weight: unavailable Eyes: unavailable Hair: unavailable   Wanted for: Failure to appear at formal hearing for DUI, accident involving damage to attended vehic More...

Belleville Livestock

BELLEVILLE — All kinds of livestock and hay sold every Wednesday since 1946 — hay at 11:30 a.m. and cattle at 1 p.m.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Saturday, Aug. 31   AA Meeting p Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Mount Union. For more information, call 643-0623.  Sunday, Sept. 1   More...

Local Sports

Trojans rally to beat Bearcats in overtime

Mount Union junior B.J. Loner wasn’t much of a factor in the first half of Friday evening’s season opener at War Vets Field in Huntingdon. But, by the second half, he became the difference in the contest.  More...

Juniata downs Wesley College 4-2 at Knox

HUNTINGDON — The Juniata College field hockey team came out to a strong start in the 2013 season with a 4-2 win over Wesley College Friday in Knox Stadium. More...

Eagles win 8-0 over SVC

HUNTINGDON — The Juniata women’s soccer team opened the season with a bang in an 8-0 win over Southern Vermont College Friday. More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

HAPPY BIRTHDAY wishes go out to Airica Hope Reynolds who turned 6 years old yesterday, Friday, Aug. 30, 2013. Her proud parents are Robert Reynolds and Bobbi Jo Zboravan- Reynolds of Huntingdon. More...

Special Occasions

Sept. 1, 2013  Happy birthday wishes go out to Ashley Adams of Mapleton who celebrates a birthday tomorrow, Sunday, Sept. 1, 2013. Happy birthday, Ashley!   More...

Three Springs Senior Center hosts guests

Three Springs Senior Center was privileged to host two special guests Aug. 22. More...

Special Sections

Couple charged in alligator case

Charges have been filed against the owners of an alligator that was captured in Shade Creek, Shade Gap, in July.  More...

Focus on concussion screenings helps student athletes

Earlier this week, the National Football League reached a $765 million settlement with thousands of former football players who have suffered from concussions and brain injuries sustained on the playing field.  More...

Interest rates steady at local level

The average rate for fixed mortgages fell this week, though they remained the highest levels they’ve been in two years.  While local banks didn’t feel the effects of the financial crisis of 2008, local lending is higher and the housi More...

World  Free Access 

Major quake recorded in Alaska’s Aleutian Islands

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A magnitude 7.0 earthquake rocked Alaska’s Aleutian Islands with a jet-like rumble Friday that shook homes and sent residents scrambling for cover.  More...

General News

J&J launches new cap to curb Tylenol overdoses

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bottles of Tylenol sold in the U.S. will soon bear red warnings alerting users to the potentially fatal risks of taking too much of the popular pain reliever.  More...

Baby study spurs ethics debate over research risks

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Dagen Pratt’s parents enrolled their tiny premature baby in a study of oxygen treatment, they didn’t understand it was to test whether one dose works better than another. More...

Love TV? Power watchers date favorite shows

NEW YORK (AP) — Maggie Edinger, 26, is in a cozy relationship. It’s predictable and relaxing. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Michigan State wins

EAST LANSING, Mich. More...

Penn State and Syracuse ready to unveil new QBs

NEW YORK (AP) — The much-anticipated unveilings should be done by the end of the first quarter between Penn State and Syracuse.  The Nittany Lions and Orange will finally reveal their starting quarterbacks Saturday at MetLife Stadium.&nbs More...

Stephens set to face Williams

NEW YORK (AP) — With a sure-to-be-hyped rematch with Serena Williams in the offing at the U.S. More...

Religion News

Krislund celebrates 50th anniversary

Krislund Camp and Conference Center, Madisonburg, will welcome guests to celebrate 50 years of service to the central Pennsylvania area from 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. More...

Small Bible study group a big influence on homeless family

Rayven Green was walking from summer school on Hamilton Avenue in June when Carmelita Kirvel handed her a flier. It advertised the upcoming community Bible study session at the Homewood branch of the Carnegie Library.  More...

Iranian court rejects pastor’s appeal

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The wife of an American pastor serving eight years in an Iranian prison says the Tehran Court of Appeals has rejected his appeal for a reduced sentence.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

Don’t turn this into a tragedy ANNIE

Dear Annie: My husband and I have been married for 11 years. My first husband died, and my grown children love “Davis” as a father.  More...

Doctor K

Women with PCOS can restore fertility with proper medication

DEAR DOCTOR K: I was just diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome. My doctor said it explains why I haven’t been able to get pregnant. What else can you tell me about this condition?  More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Virgo and a Moon in Leo all day.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Sept. 2, 2013:  More...

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Virgo and a Moon in Leo all day.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013:  More...

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