November 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Veterans visit alpaca farm on trail

An inaugural event aimed toward introducing veterans to the many agricultural opportunities available to them within the region included a stop in Huntingdon County Saturday. More...

Area motorists urged to look out for deer

Romance is in the air for white-tailed deer, but for motorists the coming weeks carry a heightened risk of encountering the animals on area roadways.  More...

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Local News

Motorcyclist injured in crash

A Huntingdon man was seriously injured around 11 a.m. Saturday in Henderson Township in a motorcycle vehicle collision near the intersection of Route 22 and Laird Circle.  More...

Clarification

Information provided to The Daily News for the article “Studying Agents of Change,” published in the Nov. 2 edition of The Daily News, incorrectly identified a figurine.  More...

Police Log

Pedestrian struck   More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Lions lose in closing seconds, again

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michael Geiger had the windmill. Now Matt Coghlin has the slide.  On a long, wet, wacky day at Spartan Stadium, Coghlin’s celebration sure felt appropriate.  More...

Eagles roll into bye with 51-23 win

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Wentz and the Philadelphia Eagles are rolling into their bye week with the best record in the NFL. Von Miller and the Denver Broncos are going the opposite way. More...

Harvick wins in Texas for title shot

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kevin Harvick went around the outside of Martin Truex for the lead on the 324th of 334 laps, then stayed in front the rest of the way to win the Cup Series race at Texas on Sunday and earn his championship shot in NASCA More...

People/Pastimes

Huntingdon High School Class of 1957 holds reunion

Members of the Huntingdon High School Class of 1957 celebrated their 60th class reunion with a two-day affair Sept. More...

Happy Birthday

LOOK WHO’S 3! Happy birthday wishes go out to Aubrielle Maria Jaymes, who turns 3 years old today, Monday, Nov. 6, 2017. Her proud parents are Daren Jaymes and Valerie Love of Shade Gap. More...

Annie's Mailbox

For God and country, or something

Dear Annie: I have witnessed a change in a local American Legion post over the past several years. I support and commend anyone who has served our country. More...

Hints from Heloise

Paying for ‘privilege’

Dear Readers: Today’s SOUND OFF is about the fees charged by stores for the privilege of shopping there: More...

Special Sections

Crews clean up two fuel spills

Members of Smithfield Volunteer Fire Co. and Huntingdon Regional Fire & Rescue, as well as the Huntingdon County Emergency Management Agency responded to two fuel spills in Smithfield Township Sunday.  More...

Event to shed light on contract issues

Members of the Tussey Mountain Education Association will hold an event at 6 p.m. More...

County veterans honored during parade

Huntingdon County veterans from various periods of war walked behind banners carried by local Boy Scouts Saturday in the annual Veterans Day parade, sponsored by the Huntingdon County Veterans Associ More...

General News

Power of polygamous group wanes in tiny town among red rocks

HILDALE, Utah (AP) — In a place where political contests are virtually unknown, the campaign signs offer the latest hint that a polygamous group is losing its grip on this remote red rock community straddling the Utah-Arizona border.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, Nov. 6 AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Huntingdon. For further information, call 643-0623. Al-Anon o Al-Anon family group will meet from 8 until 9 p.m. at St. More...

Local Sports

McCort overpowers Mount Union

District 6-2A Quarterfinals:

The Mount Union football team made the trip to Johnstown for the second year in a row to take on Bishop McCort at Point Stadium in the first round of the District 6-AA playoffs Saturday night. More...

Blue Jays get 11th straight win over JC

The Juniata football had a tough go of it down in Baltimore, falling to Johns Hopkins 57-14, Saturday afternoon at Homewood Field.  More...

Eagles sweep Scranton for title

Landmark Conference Volleyball Championship:

A week after losing to Scranton to end a 300-plus match winning streak against conference opponents, the Juniata women’s volleyball team got payback Saturday night with a 3-0 sweep of the Royals in the Landmark Conference championship contest. More...

Senior Spotlight

Tips for preventing falls at home

SENIOR SAFETY

Did you know that falls are one of the primary causes of injury for people aged 65 and over? More...

Seniors can give safely and successfully

People often gain a greater sense of purpose and happiness after giving to charity, and seniors are no exception. More...

Fraud against senior citizens: An act to condemn!

All too often, elderly people are the victims of illicit activity. Many possess a life’s worth of savings and other .nancial benefits, which make them prime targets for fraud. More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Gemini if born before 5:44 a.m. (ET). Afterward, the Moon will be in Cancer. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017: More...

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