February 18, 2017 RSS feed / News

Stevenson Dam work to resume

A $23 million project to bolster the George B. Stevenson Dam and clear out the lake at Sinnemahoning State Park will continue this spring.  More...

Parade of Stars

Cameron County’s Parade of Stars amateur talent show will take place March 4, at 7 pm in the high school auditorium. Proceeds go to the Cameron County Fair Association scholarship fund. More...

Local population older, smaller

A troubling trend that has challenged elected officials, community leaders, employers and educators for more than a decade is only getting worse.  U.S. More...

Another eyesore brought down

Slowly but surely, a campaign to address the scourge of abandoned and dilapidated properties in Emporium has continued. It’s largely the result of a dwindling population and other economic stressors. More...

Dating violence hidden epidemic

Cameron County High School students attended a compelling presentation on teen dating violence. Dickinson Center Inc. hosted the visit by Dr. Gary Cuccia. More...

News. Brief.

Ruane on state panel   Pam Ruane, campus coordinator for the Lock Haven University Physician Assistant Program at Cole Memorial Hospital, has been appointed to the Pa. Society of Physician Assistants. More...

District targets energy bills

Another company is pitching the Cameron County School Board on a strategy to reduce energy bills. At this month’s meeting, members agreed to meet with representatives of Trane Corp. More...

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Mike and Misty Travis of Crazy Eyes BBQ earned top honors at the inaugural Winterfest Chili Cook-off held at My Place in Emporium last weekend. More...

‘Snowmobile Weekend’ at Lumber Museum

Pennsylvania Lumber Museum’s first “Snowmobile Weekend” and related activities continue through Sunday.  More...

Habitat resale store in S. Valley

Potter County Habitat for Humanity is relocating its resale store from Port Allegany Road in west Coudersport to the former video rental store at the intersection of Rts. More...

Circus coming to area

Cameron County and Austin Area School District’s will host appearances by Billy Martin’s Cole Circus All-stars on Monday, Feb 27 and Tuesday, Feb 28, respectively. Both shows start at 7 pm. Advance-sale tickets are $10. More...

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Second-graders at Coudersport Elementary School answered a challenge that was presented by their three teachers to support God’s Food Pantry at the Coudersport Alliance Church. More...

Scholarships for Galeton students

High school seniors attending Galeton Area High School who have been accepted to an accredited college, university or trade school are invited to apply for scholarships offered through the William & L.R. More...

NUMBERS IN THE NEWS

50 Fuel costs — The price of gas isn’t really the price of gas. About 50 cents of every dollar spent on a gallon of gasoline covers the cost of the crude oil. More...

Lois Wennin turning 104

Friends and family will gather on Friday, Feb. 24, to celebrate the 104th birthday of Lois Wennin. More...

Vintage snowmobile event starts Fri.

Potter County Snowmobile Club is preparing for its fifth annual Vintage Snow Fest and Races, one of the region’s most popular wintertime events, and hoping for favorable weather.  More...

Road conditions cause havoc

State police investigated a one-vehicle accident Tuesday morning in Keating Township, Potter County. Police said Jessica Wilson of Olean, N.Y., was going south on Rt. More...

Potter County real estate transactions

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

Avoid falls

Emporium Senior Center will be hosting a workshop on Tuesday, March 14, beginning at 9 am, as part of a statewide initiative to help older adults prevent falls and stay healthy.  To register or learn more, call 486-3707.  The center is also More...