April 30, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Coudersport murder case back in court

Almost a quarter-century since the murder of a prominent citizen in a residential section of Coudersport, the killer is seeking to be released from state prison. More...

Local voters snub establishment

Trump, Sanders get nod over career politicians

Republicans in Potter and Cameron counties joined a statewide wave of support for real estate businessman Donald Trump, who’s seeking the party’s nomination for President of the United States. More...

Viewpoints

Remedy for ‘nature deficit disorder’

(Jennifer Paradise is editorial director for Education.com, a leading online education resource for teachers, parents and homeschoolers.) Outdoor writer Carol Mulvihill correctly observed in her recent Endeavor News column, “We’re gettin More...

The Old Timer

There is a move afoot to take away recess from the school day. Everyone needs a break but some knuckleheads have decided that recess is a waste of time. That is an insult to those of us who considered recess to be their best subject. More...

‘Thank you’ from John Rigas

Dear editor: My thanks to each and every one of you for your kind messages and many prayers. I enjoy hearing from all of you. More...

Galeton News

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A federal grant allowed Galeton’s Goodyear Hose Company to acquire 18 new air packs and tanks for firefighting. More than two dozen volunteers attended a training session. More...

Obituaries

Diane M. Ayers

OCTOBER 2, 1950 - APRIL 26, 2016

Diane M. Ayers, 65, a lifelong resident of Austin, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 in Cole Memorial Hospital, Coudersport, after a long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. More...

Samantha J. Deiter

SEPTEMBER 4, 1990 - APRIL 22, 2016

Samantha J. “Sami Jo” Deiter, 25, of Coudersport, passed away surrounded by her loving family on April 22, 2016, at Cole Memorial Hospital, Coudersport. Born Sept. 4, 1990, in Coudersport, she was a daughter of Stephanie J. More...

John M. Stilson

DECEMBER 6, 1940 - APRIL 27, 2016

John M. “Jack” Stilson, 75, of Sharon Center, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 in the Olean General Hospital, Olean, N.Y., after a long illness. More...

It’s all on us

Local tax base gutted

Members of the Pennsylvania State Land Tax Fairness Coalition met this week to plot their next steps in the concerted push for a plan that would lessen the burden for Potter County taxpayers by nearly $1 million annually. More...

Abandoned wells: ticking time bombs

Thousands dot Pennsylvania landscape

Pennsylvania is grappling with a troubling legacy – thousands of abandoned gas and oil wells spread out across a wide swath in many northern and western counties. More...

County budget starts with zero

A concerted effort is being made to avoid tax increases in Cameron County through unprecedented scrutiny of current expenses and a high bar in place for anything that ends up in the 2017 operating budget. More...

News

Playground reopens

Emporium’s Third Street Playground reopened its gates earlier this week. More...

Marijuana cases come to court

Several more drug cases came before Judge Richard Masson when the Cameron County Court of Common Please convened last week. More...

Dogs die in hot cars

This is not the first time I have written this important warning: dogs die in hot cars. For multiple reasons, some dog owners will not leave their pet at home, where he is comfortable and safe. More...

Potter County News

Potter County real estate transactions

Following are real estate transactions recently filed with the Potter County Recorder of Deeds: More...

Outdoors

Wolf Tracks

In the days of my youth, we had swamps. In more modern times, we call them “wetlands.” We also define some of them as “flood plains.” More...

Close encounter of the bobcat kind

Just for old time’s sake, I was leafing through my scrapbook and came across one of the first columns I ever wrote for Endeavor News. It was 10 years ago and, once I skimmed it, I could recall the experience as if it occurred yesterday. More...

Spring gobbler season start today

All signs point to a successful spring gobbler season for hunters, which kicks off on Saturday, April 30. The arrival of spring-like weather set in motion a chain of events that should have male turkeys more active than usual this season. More...













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