January 24, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

State rep. receives House assignments

State Rep. More...

Supplies collected by Mapleton student delivered to Texas school

Students in west Texas received delivery of supplies from Huntingdon County Jan. 17, thanks to a Mapleton boy’s efforts to help a school recover from a devastating fire.   More...

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Local News

Trial continued in Rite Aid robbery case

HUNTINGDON CO. — The trial for Todd O. Reeder, 26, Mount Union, scheduled for 9 a.m. Monday, Jan. 26, has been continued.  More...

Correction

Information in the Jan. 19 article about the Liberty Township crash, Bedford County, involving two Saxton Borough police officers was provided to The Daily News by state police at Bedford, not Saxton Volunteer Fire Co.   More...

Huntingdon County’s Most Wanted

Name: Timothy Cromwell Date of Birth: Nov. More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Saturday, Jan. 24 AA Meeting p Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Mount Union. For additional information, please call 643- 0623. Sunday, Jan. 25 More...

Local Sports

Juniata sweeps past Hilbert, No. 10 Elmira

The 2015 Juniata men’s volleyball season began Friday afternoon in the first match the Juniata College Invitational. The Eagles had no problem with visiting Hilbert as they handled the Hawks 3-0 (25-8, 25-13, 25-18).  More...

Tussey rolls over NBC 74-49

Facing a depleted Northern Bedford squad at home Friday, Tussey Mountain still had to fight for a win. More...

Trojans romp over Glendale

The Mount Union boy’s basketball team wasted no time in pressing Glendale and causing turnovers to roll to a 82-33 Inter- Country Conference North win Friday night in the Mount Union gym.  More...

Religion News

After papal visit, Philippines counts cost, talks up benefits

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — When the pope comes to town a big bill awaits the host country, but the mammoth crowds whipped up by the Roman Catholic Church leader also offer plenty of good business.  More...

Religious rights advocates offer to endure lashes

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Seven members of the U.S. More...

Gov claims Muslims establish zones outside civic control

WASHINGTON (AP) — Louisiana Gov. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Aquarius and a Moon in Aries if born before 8:27 a.m. (PST). Afterward, the Moon will be in Taurus.  HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Monday, Jan. 26, 2015:  More...

Online edition late today  Free Access 

Due to technical issues, today's online issue was not available until noon. We apologize for the inconvenience. More...

Twp. supervisor runs for election

Penn Township native Kevin Fluke announced today he will seek the Republican nomination for Huntingdon County Commissioner in the Tuesday, May 19, primary election.  A Penn Township Supervisor, Fluke is no stranger to service in government, havi More...

Water tank problem may be solved

A solution to Mapleton Borough’s ongoing water woes may be forthcoming as additional Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds may be utilized to replace the leaking municipal water tank.  More...

State  Free Access 

Obama seeks broader audience through YouTube

WASHINGTON (AP) — No cringe. No dazzle. More...

General News

Divisions emerge among House GOP

WASHINGTON (AP) — The most conservative lawmakers in the House Republican majority have gotten their way a lot in recent years. That may be starting to change.  More...

Border security legislation to be voted on next week

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House is moving toward a vote on a bill aimed at securing the U.S. More...

Obama’s veto threats are clues to hit list

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has a telling hit list.  The veto threats that he’s issued over the last three weeks are a microcosm of American politics, representing the roiling issues of the day, the power struggle playin More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

How Seahawks and Patriots match up

Matchups for the Super Bowl on Feb. 1 between the Seattle Seahawks and New England Patriots at University of Phoenix Stadium:  When the Seahawks (14-4) have the ball:  More...

Lowry leads Raptors over Sixers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kyle Lowry lifted the Toronto Raptors from what appeared would be a loss — and coach Dwane Casey still wasn’t happy.  Lowry scored 17 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter to lead Toronto to a 91-86 comebac More...

Johansen picked first; Ovechkin not last

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Phil Kessel was once again dealt for Tyler Seguin, Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen was the No. More...

People/Pastimes

Happy Birthday

TURNING 1 IS SO MUCH FUN! Happy birthday wishes go out to Addisyn Lynn Adams who turns 1 year old today, Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. More...

Elco retirees to meet for breakfast

Now that the holidays are over, it is time to settle back into a routine. Hopefully everyone survived all those cookies and other treats of the holidays and is ready to start the new year with the first Elco breakfast.  More...

A card shower can brighten someone’s day

Celebrating birthdays or anniversaries or just spreading get well cheer? More...

Annie's Mailbox

This is indeed a form of elder abuse

Dear Annie: My mother is 90 years old. She recently loaned one of my nephews a large sum of money to purchase a house. More...

Doctor K

Surgery can both cause and treat abdominal adhesions

DEAR DOCTOR K: I had abdominal surgery last year. Soon after, I started experiencing severe pain and swelling in my abdomen. It turns out I have abdominal adhesions. I’d never heard of them. What are they, and how are they treated?  More...

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