2021-10-16

Ox Yoke coming down

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A Potter County landmark is coming down. Last week, the Ox Yoke Inn on U.S. Rt. 6 in Galeton was sold. It will be bulldozed to make room for a new business. Details have not yet been revealed. Chris Gaudio purchased the 7.5-acre property in July 2019 and operated it as the Pine Creek Motel and Campsites, catering to both […]

Cameron County fills key post

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Cameron County Commissioners Lori Reed, James Moate and Ann Losey have brought aboard a veteran marketing and promotional professional to support their mission of economic and community development. Freddy Vincenti was hired this week for the new position of county director of marketing/outreach and engagement. “We recognize the need to have more frequent interaction with the boroughs and townships to […]

Another busy weekend in Cameron County

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Sinnemahone Ultra Trail Run returns on Saturday with competitors stepping off on the West Creek Recreation Trail in downtown Emporium and heading into state forest land, including the remote Bucktail Path. This year, the race is accompanied by a car show and related activities at the Caldwell lot (former Sylvania plant). See details below. Headliner is the 31-mile (50-kilometer) race. […]

Justice delayed in local murder case

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Wheels of justice are turning slowly for the family of murder victim Joshua Ramos. The three people accused of killing him more than a year ago remain jailed with no trial dates in sight. Potter County District Attorney Andy Watson told Endeavor News that the cases are gradually working their way through a legal system. “The case is progressing even […]

Local tourism surge is not letting up

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Northcentral Pennsylvania has experienced a boom in tourism over the past two years, according to information presented at this month’s meeting of the Potter County Tourism and Recreation Focus Group. Last year’s surge was largely attributable to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. This year, many of the first-time visitors from 2020 have returned, at the same time others are discovering the […]

COVID-19: Local casualty count rising

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While all of the world is at war with a killer virus, the casualty count has been growing rapidly on the local front in recent weeks. The toll in Potter and Cameron counties includes not only fatalities, but an untold number of COVID-19 coronavirus victims who may be permanently affected, known informally as “long-haulers.” There are countless statistical measurements. The […]

2021-10-16 E-Edition

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