May 20, 2017 RSS feed / News

Farmers’ Market returns Friday

Potter County Farmers Market returns on Friday, May 26, from 1-5 pm with ambitious plans for its four-month run.  More...

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A $1,000 donation from American Legion Post 192 will come in handy as the Coudersport Area Soccer Association continues its mission to equip all of its players with uniforms. Other expenses include equipment and upkeep. More...

Deadline approaches

Cameron County High School seniors and graduates are advised that the application deadline for the John Schwab Educational Fund Scholarship and Guy S. and Mary L. Felt Education Fund Scholarship is June 1. More...

High costs for school security

There’s a price to pay when building owners opt to increase security.  Cameron County School Board will be investing in the district’s camera system following a report at this month’s meeting by technology manager Dave Sullivan More...

Man sentenced to jail for burglary

Several cases came before Cameron County Court this week. Victor Elliott, 36, of Emporium, pleaded guilty to burglary and was sentenced to a jail term of 12 to 24 months, less one day, with credit for 131 days’ time served. More...

NUMBERS IN THE NEWS

20 Look up! — One implication that few people consider when it comes to the use of computers and hand-held devices is the impact on eye health. Doctors say that one way to reduce the risk is the 20-20-20 rule. More...

Austin Area School has revenue gap

Austin Area School Board gave preliminary approval to a $5.04 million operating budget for the 2017-18 school year, which opens on July 1.  Real estate taxes would rise slightly from the current 46 mills to 47.42 mills, generating an additional More...

PoCo races come down to write-ins

With just a handful of races on the ballot and few people stepping up to run for local public office, Tuesday’s Municipal Primary Election in Potter County was relatively uneventful. More...

Man faces sexual assault charges

A Coudersport man is facing allegations had he consensual sexual relationships with two teenage girls. More...

Pool set to open

Cameron County Community Pool will open on Monday, June 5. Reduced-price season tickets are available in the high school principal’s office through Friday, June 2. Prices will increase beginning June 6. More...

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Another round of reduced-price rabies clinics in Potter County kicked off last weekend against the backdrop of two reports of local residents being infected by bites from rabid cats. More...

Zimmer, Sowers to vie for mayor

Scarcely one in five registered voters turned out for Tuesday’s Municipal Primary Election in Cameron County.  More...

Need queens

Contestants are needed for this year’s Potter County Fair Queen competition. It’s open to girls ages 16- 19 living in Potter County and the townships in McKean County that are part of the Oswayo Valley High School District. More...

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Dog wardens on patrol   Dog wardens from the Pa. Dept. of Agriculture are patrolling Cameron and Potter counties to check dogs for current licenses and updated rabies vaccinations.  More...

Child safety seat check Monday

Pa. State Police will hold a child safety seat check on Monday, May 22, from 3 pm to 6:30 pm at the Emporium Firehall. Participants are asked to bring the safety seat with instructions and vehicle manual. More information is available at 486-.3321. More...