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Bedford County officials prepare for winter blast

Emergency managers in Bedford County are warning residents to prepare for incoming winter weather, but not to panic. “Everyone has time to prepare for Harper by thinking through what they really need to stay safe and warm. If you must leave home, let family or friends know, where and when to expect


Bedford County Woman Brings Home Sticky Bun Blue Ribbon

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Courtney Foor of Everett, Bedford County, won with her take on a Pennsylvania favorite in the Sticky Bun Contest on Friday, Jan. 11, at the 103rd Pennsylvania Farm Show.


Bedford chili and soup cook-off rescheduled

Bedford, Pa. - The Feel The Heat Chili and Soup Cook-Off hosted by Downtown Bedford Inc. has been moved to Saturday, March 9 due to the forecasted weather conditions this weekend.


Pennsylvania's oldest licensed tavern closes its doors Saturday night

BLUE BELL (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania's oldest licensed restaurant and bar closes it's doors Saturday night. Luke Myers, bar manager at the Broad Axe Tavern, says the new owner of the restaurant had been running this historic business for a decade now.


Storm may bring 6 to 10"

Thursday’s snowfall apparently was a taste of the new year’s first significant storm coming this weekend. The storm may cover the area with six to 10 inches of snow and probably sleet and freezing rain, according to AccuWeather based in State College.


Perry Wellington Realty: "Perry's Properties" 1.18.19

Looking for your dream home? Here are some of the current listings from Perry Wellington Realty. Luxurious Stonehenge home nestled into a large private wooded lot. This home features heated 4 car garage, dual fireplaces, storage over garage, new roof & A/C, two zone heating & cooling, solid oak trim


Officials urge pet owners to check on animals throughout storm

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (WJAC) — Bedford County officials are reminding pet owners and farmers to check on their animals throughout the storm. Bedford County Director of Emergency Services, Dave Cubbison said those who own animals should check on them often and refresh water and food, as well as warm bedding


Society kicks off fundraising campaign

The Bloody Run Historical Society, under the leadership of President Larry Foor, recently opened its annual fundraising campaign. The fundraiser for the Everett group’s Railroad and Community Museum on West Fifth Avenue is conducted entirely with volunteer help.


Pennsylvania Woman Tried To Kidnap Kangaroo From Petting Zoo, Take It To Florida, Police Say

HANGZHOU, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 21: (CHINA OUT) A kangaroo looks at the camera in Hangzhou Zoo on September 21, 2015 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province of China. (Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images)


Cumberland man arrested on Washington County warrant

CUMBERLAND — A city man was arrested Thursday on a warrant stemming from a Washington County theft case, Cumberland Police said. John Robert Scott Jr., 43, was being held Friday in the Allegany County Detention Center, awaiting transfer to Washington County.


Pennsylvania family says quick-thinking 9-year-old saved grandmother

CHESTER, Pennsylvania -- A 9-year-old girl said she knew something was wrong when she arrived at her grandmother's house before school last week. What she did with that information took courage and might have very well saved her grandmother's life.


Karen Coates, Pennsylvania House's first female chief of staff, dies at 55

Karen Coates, the first female chief of staff in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, died Thursday after a short illness. She was 55. Coates worked since 2015 as the chief of staff and counsel for House Speaker Mike Turzai, R-Allegheny.


Everett rifle team tops Chestnut Ridge

EVERETT — The Everett rifle team earned a close 1394-1345 victory over Chestnut Ridge on Wednesday. The Warriors posted the three highest scores of the match, led by Luke Brambley’s 288. Camden Donahoe added a 286, while Allison Klavuhn shot 279.