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Reenactors take part in festivities

History buffs and Revolutionary War enthusiasts had the opportunity to go back in time Saturday at the Isett Heritage Museum on Stone Creek Ridge. More...

Raystown volunteers enjoying new village

Volunteers are beginning to arrive at the new Volunteer Village, established by the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), for its first full year of operations near the Raystown Skills Park and Visitors Center. More...

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Local News

Uptown playground activities continue for week of June 12

HUNTINGDON BORO. — The summer program at George Weaver Memorial Park (Uptown Playground) 16th Street, Huntingdon, is open from 9 a.m. to noon with supervised activities. Kids of all ages are welcome and payment is not required to attend. More...

Police Log

Drugs found  SMITHFIELD TWP. — State police at Huntingdon searched a vehicle following a traffic stop on Ridge Road just before 5 p.m. March 5 and found a small amount of marijuana and paraphernalia. More...

Tussey Mountain High School Honor Roll

The Tussey Mountain Junior/Senior High School has announced the honor rolls for the fourth marking period of the 2016-2017 school year. Grade 7 High Honors More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, June 12 Humane Society o The Huntingdon County Humane Society fundraising committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. at the shelter, located at 11371 Schoolhouse Hollow Road, Huntingdon. The meeting is open to all interested individuals. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Pens down Preds 2-0 to keep the cup

Stanley Cup Finals:

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Even Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins are going to be challenged trying to top this. More...

Judge powers Yankees with two more homers

NEW YORK (AP) — Rookie sensation Aaron Judge hit two more home runs, including a drive that cleared the distant bleachers at Yankee Stadium and sent New York romping past Baltimore 14-3 Sunday for its fifth straight win. More...

Blaney holds off Harvick for win at Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Ryan Blaney held off Kevin Harvick down the stretch in a thrilling finish and won his first career NASCAR Cup race Sunday at Pocono Raceway.  More...

Annie's Mailbox

No mess, please

Dear Annie: I hope you can settle a conflict I have with my boyfriend of almost nine years. One of his adult children has a wife and two children. He wants them to go on vacations with us. The problem is that they are extremely messy. More...

Hints from Heloise

Rules for lake house

Dear Readers: Today’s SOUND OFF is about house rules at the lake:  More...

Special Sections

Funds for clock raised at event

In a manner of speaking, the past went “Back to the Future” as about 50-60 folks gathered at the Huntingdon Cinema’s Clifton 5 Sunday afternoon to help raise funds for Huntingdon Borough’s town clock at the Huntingdon Presbyte More...

Police successful in drug arrests

A patrol-oriented drug enforcement detail conducted in Huntingdon County resulted in the arrests of 17 individuals within three counties last week.  More...

Theater popcorn grown by former residents

Folks who enjoy popcorn with their movies at the Huntingdon Cinema’s Clifton 5 can now say they know where their popcorn came from.  More...

State  Free Access 

Fraternity brothers due in court in pledge’s fatal fall

HARRISBURG (AP) — Members of a Penn State fraternity facing charges related to the death earlier this year of a pledge after a night of heavy drinking are due in court Monday for a hearing about whether there’s enough evidence to head to More...

Cosby could take stand at sex trial

NORRISTOWN (AP) — Jurors at Bill Cosby’s sexual-assault trial have heard accuser Andrea Constand’s side of the story and have heard Cosby’s version in the form of his police statement and his lurid deposition in her 2005 lawsu More...

Survivor says grocery store killer saw her but spared her

TUNKHANNOCK (AP) — The sole survivor of a shooting by a Pennsylvania grocery store employee who killed three coworkers and then himself told authorities the shooter locked eyes with her but decided to spare her life for some reason. More...

Local Sports

County Hall of Fame inducts five new members

The number of inductees into the Huntingdon County Sports Hall of Fame grew by five Saturday night as the organization celebrated its 20th annual induction banquet at the Lake Raystown Convention Center  A crowd of more that 290 attended the aff More...

Curve snap four-game skid 9-3

The Altoona Curve snapped their four-game losing streak, beating the Richmond Flying Squirrels 9-3 Sunday night at Peoples Natural Gas Field, scoring eight runs over the sixth and seventh innings. More...

People/Pastimes

Local students named to dean’s list

The dean’s list recognizes grade point averages of at least 3.6 out of a possible 4.0. More...

Locks of Love donation

Vickie Zaccardo of Williamsburg, left, donated a length of her hair to Locks of Love with assistance from stylist Terri McIntyre at In-Style Styling Salon, Huntingdon. More...

Newton Hamilton woman recognized for achievement

Mara Shields of Newton Hamilton was named to the dean’s list at Indiana university of Pennsylvania for the spring 2017 semester.  Shields is the daughter of Marc and Michelle Shields and a 2016 graduate of Mount Union Area High School. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Gemini and a Moon in Aquarius. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, June 13, 2017: More...

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