December 3, 2016 RSS feed / News

‘Santa in the Shay’ coming up

A family holiday event, “Santa in the Shay,” is being planned at the Pennsylvania Lumber Museum in Potter County on Saturday, Dec. 10.  Santa Claus will pay a call from noon to 4 pm. More...

Woman killed in car crash

A Cameron County woman died of injuries in a one-vehicle crash early on Thanksgiving morning.  Pa. State Police identified the victim as 27-year-old Hope Bailey of Emporium, a 2007 graduate of Cameron County High School.   More...

Deeds recorded in Potter County

Following are real estate transactions recently filed with the Potter County Recorder of Deeds: Robert R. and Victoria E. Yates to Matthew Lanza, tract in Keating Township, $52,500; Stacy J. and Karen P. More...

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Two bridge projects funded

A work group comprised of the Potter County Commissioners, representatives of the Potter County Association of Township Officials and Potter County Planning Department convened to review applications for funding to support bridge repairs.  More...

Potter County budget on display

Potter County Commissioners last week laid the groundwork for 2017 in several critical areas. Chairman Doug Morley announced that a proposed county budget is now available for public review at the Gunzburger Building. No specifics were shared. More...

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Juniata Valley Bank of Coudersport recently made a cash donation to support the Coudersport Volunteer Fire Department. More...

No tax increase in Emporium budget

Emporium Borough Council has tentatively passed a budget that calls for $1.23 million in expenditures in 2017, up by about $17,000 from the current year.  Real estate taxes will remain at 16.91 mills for the 13th consecutive year. More...

Local farmer to present in Harrisburg

A Potter County agriculturalist is among the featured speakers at the upcoming Growing Pennsylvania Organic Farms conference in Harrisburg. More...

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Austin Area School District math and junior high STEM instructor Katie Sasala (center) and high school science teacher Angela Brewer (left) accepted a $325 donation from FirstEnergy area manager Joleen Hindman. More...

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Shattered Glass, a 16-member string ensemble from New York City, will perform at the Coudersport Consistory auditorium at 7:30 pm on Saturday, Dec. 17, when Zito Media presents the John and Doris Rigas Holiday Concert. More...

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Route 6 group meets   Pa. More...

Dinner, concert at AHS

Austin Chapter of National Art Honor Society and Music Club will sponsor a soup-bowl dinner fundraiser on Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 4-6 pm in the Austin School cafeteria. More...

County looks to trim budget

Real estate taxes will be held in check next year by the Cameron County Board of Commissioners, but that’s going to require making some spending cuts yet to be determined.  Commissioners Lori Reed, Phil Jones and Jim Thomas have unveiled More...

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A Christmas decorating contest being sponsored by the Cameron County Chamber of Commerce in Emporium has the creative juices flowing in the local business community. More...