July 10, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Arbitration ruling rejected by leaders

The Huntingdon County Commissioners passed a resolution Thursday to reject an arbitration decision regarding a collective bargaining agreement between the county and Teamster Local 110/Huntingdon that was finalized June 15.  More...

Doe licenses on sale today for ’17 season

It may be summer, but hunters are already looking ahead to colder weather as doe licenses go on sale across the state today.  Before doe tags can be purchased, Huntingdon County Treasurer Susan Harry reminds folks they need to have already purch More...

Local News

Police Log

Drugs found   PORTER TWP. — State police at Huntingdon report two men and a woman were found to be in possession of suspected drugs and related paraphernalia after a traffic stop was conducted on Hartslog Valley Road at 2:09 a.m. More...

News of Yesteryear

Millions of ash trees killed by beetles

75 Years Ago  Carl D. More...

General News

Man accused of assault on flight scheduled to appear in federal court

SEATTLE (AP) — The Florida man accused of assaulting a flight attendant on a Delta Airlines flight from Seattle to Beijing on Thursday night is scheduled to appear in federal court on Friday, according to the FBI.  The 23-year-old man, who More...

GOP governors urge caution on health care changes

CARSON CITY, Nev. More...

Extensive track repair underway for Penn Station

NEW YORK (AP) — The day of reckoning has come for rail commuters into New York City. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Cervelli slam, McCutcheon solo cap 10-run first inning

CHICAGO (AP) — Francisco Cervelli and Andrew McCutchen capped Pittsburgh’s 10-run first inning with consecutive homers off Jon Lester, helping the Pirates pound the Chicago Cubs 14-3 on Sunday. More...

Correa homers twice in Astros’ 19-1 win over Jays

TORONTO (AP) — Carlos Correa homered twice and drove in a career-high five runs and Houston romped into the All-Star break, battering Toronto 19-1. More...

Mercury top Liberty 81-69

PHOENIX (AP) — Brittney Griner had 31 points, 12 rebounds and six blocked shots to help the Phoenix Mercury beat the New York Liberty 81-69 on Sunday. More...

Annie's Mailbox

When ‘sorry’ isn’t enough

Dear Annie: I am 75 years old. My wife of more than 50 years died suddenly and without warning a year and a half ago, and I began drinking excessively almost immediately. I have since regained control. More...

Hints from Heloise

Pressured to sign up for credit cards at store

Dear Readers: Today’s SOUND OFF is about stores that hound us to open a credit card account with them: More...

Special Sections

Police searching for register thief

As of press time today, state police at Huntingdon were still searching for a man who stole a cash register from a Petersburg convenience store in the middle of broad daylight Sunday.  According to police, the Valley General Store, 202 Washingto More...

Court administrator to begin duties

For the past two weeks, Judge George Zanic and the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts (AOPC) have been conducting interviews to fill the district court administrator position. More...

Deadline looming for gov. to sign budget

Gov. Tom Wolf’s deadline to add his signature to the $32 billion spending bill that was passed just before the July 1 deadline is looming, and without that signature by midnight tonight, the bill will automatically become law.  More...

State  Free Access 

Mixed feelings on supermarket reopening after mass shooting

TUNKHANNOCK (AP) — Extensive repairs and a thorough cleaning have removed the physical traces of a mass shooting inside a Pennsylvania supermarket, but it’ll take more than a makeover to erase shoppers’ memories of what happened in More...

Jury selection opens for couple charged in death of teens

YORK (AP) — Jury selection begins Monday for the trial of a Pennsylvania couple accused of allowing alcohol consumption by two teenagers who died last summer after their sport utility vehicle hit a utility pole, flipped and burst into flames.&n More...

Stoystown retiree creates model train scenes

STOYSTOWN (AP) — Charles Sturtz remembers getting his first train set when he was 7 years old.  Retired after working for many years as a carpenter, the Stoystown resident is again enjoying time spent with train sets.  Only now he&rsq More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, July 10   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...

Local Sports

Mount Union rebounds 6-2

Area Five 13-14 Teener:

Mount Union got back in the win column Sunday evening against visiting Huntingdon in the first round of the Area Five 13-14 Teener Tournament. More...

Mount Union stars eliminated 10-5

District 11 Little League:

The season for the Mount Union 11-12-year-old all-stars came to an end in the District 11 Little League Tournament Saturday evening in Hollidaysburg. Hollidaysburg turned up the heat in the batter’s box, pounding four home runs in the contest. More...

People/Pastimes

SHCHS Class of 1987 gathers for 30th reunion

Members of the Southern Huntingdon County High School Class of 1987, held their milestone 30th class reunion July 1 at home of Matt Sr. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Cancer and a Moon in Aquarius. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, July 11, 2017: More...

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