November 13, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

CATA vanpool to begin in Oneida Twp.

Huntingdon County will see a new set of wheels traveling through the area after the Oneida Township Supervisors approved the startup of a State College van pool to use their building as a meeting point for the local area. More...

TDN supports food banks

The Daily News has introduced a special subscription offer to provide support to the local food banks in Huntingdon County.  More...

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Saxton man jailed in strangulation case

Various charges have been brought against a Saxton man for a strangulation incident that took place Oct. 26-28 in Carbon Township. More...

Police Log

Harassment   ORBISONIA BORO. — State police at Huntingdon report a 36-year-old woman was cited for harassment for an incident involving a 16-year-old juvenile female victim at 618 Cromwell St. at 3:12 p.m. Nov. 5. More...

Heritage partners review challenges, accomplishments

The two-year-old Broad Top Area Heritage Partnership met recently in the Broad Top Area Coal Miners Museum in Robertsdale to review several challenges and accomplishments since its formation.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, Nov. 13 Adult Education o Adult education classes will be held from 9 a.m. to noon at the Huntingdon County CareerLink, 54 Pennsylvania Ave., Smithfield, Huntingdon. The public is welcome to call or stop in. Call 641- 6408, ext. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Lions’ strong finish tops Rutgers

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Coach James Franklin saw Saturday’s game against Rutgers as an opportunity to bounce back from a tough, two-loss stretch that all but ended Penn State’s chance to play for a national championship.  More...

Steelers get last-second win

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger’s old game plan still works. Pittsburgh’s quarterback kept taking shots Sunday, and eventually the Steelers’ playmakers broke through. More...

Penn State wrestlers overpower Bucknell

No. 1 Penn State (2-0) concluded an unbeaten weekend with a lopsided 36-6 win over visiting Bucknell (0-4).  Over 6,500 fans packed Rec Hall for the dual, marking Penn State’s 37th straight Rec Hall sellout.  More...

Special Sections

Residents join Juniata board  Free Access 

In an effort to continue to connect Juniata College with the Huntingdon community, the college’s board of trustees has added two local residents and business leaders. More...

Bill could eliminate taxes on fire company fundraisers

A new piece of legislation introduced by state Sen. Scott Martin could allow volunteer fire companies to keep more of the money they generate during fundraisers.  More...

Fire destroys Clay Township residence

An overheated wood stove is being listed as the cause of a fire that broke out shortly before 10:30 p.m. Friday at the Travis Roher residence at 20502 Old Mill Lane in Clay Township. More...

State  Free Access 

State, federal tax shifts could pack nasty one-two punch

HARRISBURG (AP) — Movement in Pennsylvania to slash school property taxes and Congress’ bid to cut federal taxes could pack a nasty one-two punch to some taxpayers. More...

GOP picks candidate for special election

CANONSBURG (AP) — Republicans in Pennsylvania have chosen state Rep. Rick Saccone as their a nominee for next year’s special election to complete the term of former Republican U.S. Rep. More...

Players frustrated by protest criticism

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eric Reid and other Christian players who support Colin Kaepernick’s social justice movement want believers on the opposite side of the controversial anthem protest to ask themselves a simple but powerful question: Wha More...

Local Sports

Hornets rally to beat Colts

Juniata Valley found a way to win in a game filled with penalties and missed opportunities. More...

Eagles lose finale to Susquehanna

River Hawks keep Goal Post Trophy

The Juniata football team experienced a lot of ups and downs throughout the 2017 season. Many time, more downs than not. Saturday’s season finale against Susquehanna was no different. More...

Juniata eliminated 3-1 by Wittenberg

NCAA Division III Volleyball:

The Juniata College women’s volleyball team fell to Wittenberg University, 3-1, in the second round of the NCAA tournament Saturday afternoon.  More...

People/Pastimes

Elks members build walkway for veteran

The Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks (BPOE) Lodge 976 of Huntingdon and The Elks National Foundation recently teamed up to provide Don Young of Huntingdon, a veteran, a much-needed safe and sturdy ramp and walkway for his home.  More...

Happy Birthday

SHE’S A TEENAGER! Happy birthday wishes go out to Maiya Harper Linn, who turns 13 years old today, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. Her proud parents are Chris and Beth Linn of Huntingdon.  More...

Send greetings to...

HAPPY BIRTHDAY wishes go out to Elizabeth Bullett of Huntingdon, who celebrates her 95th birthday today, Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Making eyes with men

Dear Annie: My husband of 45 years and I are at our wits’ end. We have seen counselors and even tried hypnosis, to no avail. I have a very unusual problem: I am not able to stop looking at men sexually. More...

Hints from Heloise

Giving gift of life

Dear Readers: Today’s SOUND ON is about organ donation. — Heloise  More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Scorpio and a Moon in Libra. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017: More...

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