December 9, 2017 RSS feed / News

Winter clothes drive in Coudersport

A Christmas tree at the entrance of the Coudersport Borough Office on South West Street is the repository for a winter clothes drive that Mayor Brenda Whitman has launched.  Residents are encouraged to hang gloves, hats and scarves on the tree f More...

Christmas in the Wilds in full swing

Emporium’s Christmas in the Wilds moves into full swing on Saturday. More...

New ambulance coming to CCAS

Cameron County Ambulance Service is obtaining a new vehicle, thanks to a $150,000 gift from the Mee Foundation, Tom Gavlock, who represents Emporium Borough on the CCAS board of directors, reports that the ambulance will be delivered before next summ More...

Girl dies in ATV crash

An eight-year-old girl was killed in an all-terrain vehicle accident last Friday evening on Thomas Road in Union Township.  More...

Officials report on CCAP conference

Potter County sent two representatives to the fall session of the County Commissioners Assn. of Pennsylvania in Hershey for updates on multiple business and policy matters. More...

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Emporium’s very own Santa’s Workshop is now open. More...

NUMBERS IN THE NEWS

$983— Christmas commercialism Shoppers around the country say they are planning to spend an average of $983 for gifts this holiday season, up from $929 last year, according to the 33d annual survey on holiday spending from the American Researc More...

Crackdown on tax evaders

Emporium Borough has signed on for a crackdown on people who have failed to pay their per-capita taxes. Borough Council voted unanimously to authorize the Cameron County government to pursue delinquents during its December meeting.  More...

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A massive black bear had been spotted on numerous occasions on the Coneville and Oswayo area fell to a well-placed arrow of a local archer. More...

Emporium Borough adopts budget

Emporium Borough Council members have adopted a 2018 budget calling for $1.25 million in expenditures, up by about $20,000 from the current year.  Local taxes will generate about $606,000. More...

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Eliot Ness Festival organizers plan to show the Paramount Pictures blockbuster movie, The Untouchables, starring Kevin Costner (second from left). More...

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Casey Baun portrayed the “ghost of Christmas past during Wednesday night’s “Holiday Hauntings” at the Coudersport Public Library. More...

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Galeton Moose Riders donated $1,000 to the family of the late Jeremy Sprouse, in memory of his active service. Accepting, from left, were his father Carl Sprouse, Gabe and Lily Sprous, and Stephanie Sprouse. More...

DEP cites JKLM Energy for Eulalia Twp. gaffe

Two environmental health and safety violation notices were issued to JKLM Energy following inspections at a shale gas well site in Eulalia Township.  More...

Blood drive Friday

Sixth annual Kendyl Shaffer Memorial Blood Drive will be held on Friday, Dec. More...

Cameron County real estate transactions

Following are the transactions recently filed with the Cameron County Recorder of Deeds:  More...

News. Brief.

Rotary fundraiser   Coudersport Rotary Club has launched a fundraiser that will generate money for its 2018 community service projects while giving ticket-holders a chance to earn cash prizes.  More...

Potter County deeds filed

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

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It was an emotional night at this year’s Coudersport High School Football Banquet. Chuck Updegraff presented the Kevin Updegraff Outstanding Lineman Award to Elijah Ayers. More...