March 25, 2017 RSS feed / News

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Another high-profile event brought attention to the rich bounty of maple syrup in Potter County. A Pa. More...

Girls Scouts collecting supplies for pet rescue

Austin Girl Scouts are holding a pet food and supply drive to benefit Teacher’s Pet Rescue and the Potter County Animal Assistance Project.  A collection bin is available to drop-off items in the Austin Area School lobby through March 30. More...

Sprucing up storefronts, signs

Businesses in several communities along or near the U.S. Rt. More...

Gleason sentencing April 11

Sentencing has been scheduled for 1 pm Tuesday, April 11, for 32-year-old Derrick M. More...

NUMBERS IN THE NEWS

55  What lunch?   — The lunch hour is fading into oblivion. Fifty-five percent of office workers recently polled said they take off 30 minutes or less for a lunch break. More...

Facing indecent assault charges

A Coudersport man faces more than a half-dozen charges after allegedly giving two juveniles alcohol and having indecent contact with one of them just before Christmas 2016. Clinton J. More...

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An Austin woman was involved in a one-vehicle accident that occurred on Rt. 120 in Shippen Township, Cameron County, Thursday afternoon. More...

Passion Play in Coudersport next weekend

Coudersport Consistory Players will present the 59th annual performance of “The Story of the Crucifixion,” known more commonly as the Passion Play, on Saturday, April 1, at 3 pm.  More...

Habitat ceremony Sunday

Potter County Habitat for Humanity is holding a ground-breaking ceremony for its next homebuilding project at the worksite on Thorn Street in Austin at 2 pm Sunday, March 26. Ceremonies will be moved to the firehall in the event of inclement weather. More...

Making Route 6 bike friendly

U.S. Route 6 has vast potential to become a popular option for bicyclists, although the price tag could be daunting. More...

Boy Scout dinner

Austin United Methodist Church is hosting a spaghetti dinner fundraiser for Boy Scout Troop 524 starting at 11 am Saturday, March 25. Cost is $6.00 for adults and $3.00 for children ages 6 to 12. Takeouts will be available.   More...

School art program lauded

Austin Area School District’s art program recently received national recognition. Art instructor Michele Rodich represented the school at the National Art Education Assn. convention in New York City. More...

Rev. Mosch follows family faith

This Sunday’s (March 26) 11 am worship service at the First Presbyterian Church in Coudersport will be a homecoming, of sorts, for a member of one of Potter County’s foundational families.  Rev. More...

Majot acquires Gleason property on Route 6

Developer Tom Majot has acquired another business property in Coudersport Borough.  A recent summary of documents filed with the Potter County Recorder Deeds confirms that Majot has purchased the now-vacant former Gleason Auto Sales on Rt. More...

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Irish ‘lore’ at library   Coudersport Public Library will host “An Evening of Irish Lore” on Wednesday, March 29, at 7 pm at the library.  It will feature readings of Irish legends, poetry and short stories and discu More...

Childhood Expo slated April 8

Experts describe the first four years of a child’s life as the crossroads. One path can lead to a healthy, fulfilling and successful adulthood. The other often leads to a life of struggle and privation.  More...

Library adds books

Several books have been added to the shelves of the Barbara Moscato Brown Memorial Library in Emporium, including a selection on the life and times of the county’s namesake Simon Cameron. More...