February 10, 2018 RSS feed / News

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A local couple opened a new business in downtown Shinglehouse. Fox’s Pizza Den is operating in an East Academy Street building that has served as an appliance shop, arcade, laundromat and hardware store over the years. More...

Seeks broader cell coverage

Finding a mobile phone signal in the Pennsylvania Wilds can be a frustrating experience.  Despite frequent pressure from public officials and residents, carriers do not see enough of a customer base in the county to justify the multi-million-dol More...

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Emporium area residents have a new option for a variety of merchandise and grocery items, now that the new Dollar General store has opened. More...

Cameron County property transactions

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

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Free help with taxes   Free tax counseling and preparation for those with low and moderate income, with a priority given to individuals 60 and older, is available from AARP volunteers at senior centers in Emporium and Coudersport.  More...

State funding likely for levee

With hundreds of thousands of dollars at stake, Emporium Borough Council welcomed recent news that its 1.7-mile levee system is a step closer to being accredited. More...

Deeds filed in Potter County

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

Cameron County ‘STEM Lab’ ready

Cameron County School District is getting in step with a national trend to improve science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education.  A $75,000 grant from the Mee Foundation has supported the district’s plan to install an More...

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A chicken and biscuit dinner will be held Saturday, Feb. 24, from 6-8 pm at the Galeton Moose Lodge as a benefit for Alexis Johnson, daughter of Eugene and Shantell Fuhrer. Cost is $7.00 for adults and $4.00 for children age 9 and under. More...

Plea deal reached in rape case

A Galeton man was sentenced to a minimum of three months in the Potter County Jail after entering a no-contest plea to a reduced charge in a high-profile rape case.  Kane J. More...

Galeton water system goes hi-tech

New technology allows operators of the Wetmore Run water supply system to remotely monitor conditions.  At this month’s Galeton Borough Authority meeting, Joe Cimino reported that an electrical service line was completed at the site, layin More...

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1,158— Hikers cover the circuit More...

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Members of Emporium Girl Scout Troop 16059 learned about local government during a visit to the Cameron County Courthouse. More...

Church dinner

Emporium First United Methodist Church is hosting a lasagna dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 Thursday, Feb. 15, to raise funds for ceiling repairs. Cost is $12 for adults and $6 for children age 10 and under. Tickets are available at the church office. More...