June 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Crackdown on tax delinquents coming

Cameron County residents who have not paid their per-capita taxes are going to be hearing from a bill collector in the near future.  Commissioners Jim Thomas, Lori Reed and Phil Jones last week approved a contract with Statewide Tax Recovery Inc More...

Movement taking place in park plans

While it may appear that the state has gone dark when it comes to Denton Hill State Park, there has been a flurry of activity taking place behind the scenes. Earlier this month, Pa. Dept. More...

Stevenson Dam project extended

Progress on a $23 million project to bolster the George B. Stevenson Dam and dredge the adjacent lake has been slowed by weather conditions. Sinnemahoning State Park officials had projected the lake would reopen by July 4. More...

Viewpoints

He brings life to history

One of the most dedicated and visible people in Potter County is David Castano, who retired several years ago as the Coudersport High School art teacher but promptly poured himself into another of his many passions – local history.  More...

Correspondence

Seniors Beware Dear editor: Pennsylvania’s budget deficit and its senior population have something in common— they’re both growing rapidly. More...

The Old Timer

Here comes Independence Day. Are you ready? I have memories of bright sunshine, people on the street and everyone in a festive mood. The barbecue grills are smoking and the neighborhood smells like one big cookout. More...

Outdoors

Wolf Tracks

Outdoor Columnist

An interesting story on the partnership to create more habitat for ruffed grouse, woodcock and other species on sections of Pennsylvania’s state forest and game land was carried on this page in the June 2 edition of Endeavor News.  Over th More...

INSIDE THE OUTDOORS

Great time for trout fishing

Late June is a great time for trout fishing.  More...

Photo

Transporting supplies and equipment at the Leek Hunting and Mountain Preserve in Oswayo is a little easier these days, thanks to a golf cart provided by two local veterans groups in Carlisle. More...

Cole Memorial announces merger

While the year 2017 was anticipated as a time to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Cole Memorial Hospital, it will go down in history for another reason. More...

Arboretum lot now for sale

Supporters of selling a section of the Coudersport Arboretum to allow the Sheetz convenience store to expand bided their time for a month and then pounced. More...

Where is Barry Douglas?

Crimestoppers searching for info on cold case

As another Independence Day nears, residents of the Galeton area have been reminded of a mysterious occurrence on July 3, 1988. That’s the day 31-year-old Barry Douglas was seen walking along Rt. More...

‘Whole new world’ of criminal justice

Potter County was represented during a daylong workshop in State College on a series of criminal justice reforms that have been spreading throughout the state and across the nation because of their demonstrated success.  More...

News

‘New’ Extension launches July 1

Penn State Extension’s many services to families, farmers, forest land owners, families and others are under scrutiny as the organization nears a major restructuring brought on by belt-tightening and retirement incentives. More...

Mission: jobs for veterans

Help is available for military veterans in Potter, Cameron, McKean and Elk counties who are seeking employment. Disabilities, lack of non-military work experience, and difficulties adjusting to civilian life are just a few obstacles they face. More...

Coudersport levee work to resume

Work will resume in early July at Coudersport’s Mitchell Park, as the borough continues its multi-year mission to meet federal flood protection directives.  More...

Community Life

Caring for cats: you can help

You’ve probably seen the ads in this newspaper for the PCAAP Adoptable Cat of the Week (generously sponsored weekly by Endeavor News).  More...

Cole Hospital honoring area veterans

“Operation Appreciation” is hitting the home stretch at Cole Memorial Hospital.  It is a military veterans’ recognition event, sponsored by the Cole Foundation, that will also help vets who are hospital patients.  Its impa More...

Coudersport High School honor roll

Coudersport Area High School has released its honor roll for the final marking period. Distinguished honors went to those who maintained an average of 95 percent or above. Those on the honor roll had an average of at least 90 percent. More...