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MU Kiwanis Club members host anglers

Lavelle Phillips picked up a few fishing tips from his grandfather John Morris during the Mount Union Area Kiwanis Club’s annual youth fishing derby held Saturday morning along Roberts Run, Liv More...

Local News

Donation to aid pool operations

Melvin Isett, presented Isett Community Swimming Pool manager Mary Ann Buckley, along with members of her management team, with a check in the amount of $30,000 to help with the pool’s operatio More...

Driver collides with tree

A 24-year old unidentified driver of a Ford Explorer crashed into a large tree along state Route 3019 near the village of Cooks in Todd Township shortly after 9 p.m. Saturday. More...

Shirley leaders award dirt, gravel road bid

The Shirley Township Supervisors met May 31 to open bids for the dirt and gravel road funds contract for 2018, as well as to approve several points of new business.  More...

Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Monday, June 4 Alexandria Fire Co. o The Alexandria Volunteer Fire Co. will meet at the fire hall at 7:30 p.m. AA Meeting o Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 8 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, Huntingdon. For further information, call 643-0623. More...

State/National Sports  Free Access 

Curry dazzles; Warriors take 2-0 lead

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry backpedaled in pure joy. More...

Ariya Jutanugarn wins Open in playoff

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — In some of the bleakest moments during Ariya Jutanugarn’s back-nine collapse at the U.S. Women’s Open, the 22-year-old from Thailand would take a deep breath, smile to herself and think happy thoughts. More...

Zverev, Thiem set up quarterfinal matchup

PARIS (AP) — Secondseeded Alexander Zverev reached his first Grand Slam quarterfinal the hard way, beating Karen Khachanov 4-6, 7-6 (4), 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday for his third straight comeback win in five sets at the tournament.  More...

Senior Spotlight

How to avoid growing bored in retirement

From the moment young men and women .rst walk into the of.ce for their .rst day as a working professional until the day they of.cially retire, the notion of planning for retirement is never far from their minds. More...

Vision changes as your age

As a person gets older certain bodily changes are to be expected. For example, muscle tone may diminish and bones can become more fragile as we age. More...

Annie's Mailbox

Fridge-raiding roommate

Dear Annie: I’m a recent college graduate, and I just moved into my first real apartment (as in, not campus housing). I found my current roommate, “Stella,” through a friend of a friend. She is very outgoing and laid-back. More...

Hints from Heloise

Dealing with migraine pain

Dear Readers: June is Migraine Awareness Month, which is appropriate for today’s SOUND OFF. — Heloise More...

Special Sections

DA explains statute change

Changes in the criminal definition and charges of strangulation have increased the prosecution and filing of strangulation charges, cases that otherwise could not have been prosecuted under such penalties in respect to previous state legislation. More...

Community members support Walk to end Violence

For the sixth year, community members rallied at Detwiler Memorial Field, Huntingdon, Saturday for the annual Walk to End Violence to take steps in support of vital services offered by Huntingdon House. More...

Local shooter training to be provided in July

With the aid of the Huntingdon County Emergency Management Agency, law enforcement officials and emergency medical services providers will be able to take part in an upcoming active shooter training. More...

State  Free Access 

Tower at Flight 93 memorial to open by 9/11 anniversary

The final phase of the Flight 93 National Memorial is underway and on track to open on the 17th anniversary of plane’s crash into a Pennsylvania field during 9/11. More...

Woman’s body found in creek, son arrested

SCRANTON, Pa. More...

June is final frontier for redistricting bill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An issue that, for years, had little oxygen keeping it alive could become the talk of Pennsylvania’s Capitol during June’s long, humid days of budget-making. More...

Local Sports

Dolores Gahagan

Huntingdon County Sports Hall of Fame:

For someone who wasn’t involved in athletics as a student, Dolores Gahagan of Alexandria has covered a lot of ground and keeps on running. More...

Curve comeback falls short 8-5

Despite bringing four runs across the plate in the seventh and eighth innings, the Altoona Curve lost to the Hartford Yard Goats 8-5 Sunday afternoon at Dunkin’ Donuts Park. More...

People/Pastimes

Huntingdon Envirothon team advanced to state competition

The 32nd annual Huntingdon County Envirothon competition was held at Juniata College’s Raystown Field Station May 15. More...

Learn to travel on limited budget

Many people are passionate about traveling. More...

Announce your marriage in The Daily News

Share your own magical moments of romance by announcing your engagement and marriage in The Daily News. Follow these guidelines:  More...

Horoscope

Horoscope

A baby born today has a Sun in Gemini and a Moon in Pisces. HAPPY BIRTHDAY for Tuesday, June 5, 2018: More...

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