Archive - Apr 2013
The Kane regionâs âlumber heritageâ is a key part of the Pennsylvania Wilds program.
These five Kane wrestlers were named to the Allegheny Mountain Wrestling League All-Star Team for the 2012-2013 season.
The Kane School District next fall may reinstate an "activity bus" to transport students who participate in after-school activities such as athletics and clubs.
The American Red Cross Bloodmobile visited Kane earlier this week and collected 34 units of blood-- two more than the goal.
SMETHPORT â Former Kane resident Dustin Laurie is seeking the Republican nomination for McKean County treasurer in the May 21 primary.
Loretta E. Snow, 89, formerly of 315 Kearney St., Kane, died Wednesday morning, April 3, 2013 at The Lutheran Home at Kane, where she resided for the past 17 months.
Born May 18, 1923 in Kane, she was the daughter of William A. and Mary E. Shaffer Johnson.Â On June 29, 1946 in Ridgway, she married Robert D. Snow, who died in 1974.
Mrs. Snow was a secretary at Kane Screens before her marriage, then again after her husband passed away, retiring in 1988.
Theodore Bedner, 93, of 130 Greeves St., passed away Saturday morning, March 30, 2013, at the Kane CommunityÂ Hospital.
BornÂ Nov. 23, 1919, he wasÂ the son of the late Joseph and Helen (Rodensky) Bedner.
Prior to his retirement in 1988 he had been employed by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.
Surviving relatives include two sons, Brenden Bedner and Leon (Betty) Bedner of Painted Post, N.Y.; and two grandchildren, Keely Bedner and Logan Bedner.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one brother, John Bedner.
JOHNSONBURG â Ken Spaich of Hazel Hurst has been selected as the "Logger-of-the-Year" by the Allegheny Hardwood Utilization Group (AHUG).
MT. JEWETT â A citizens group led by Frank Auriemmo is planning to hold a benefit Flea Market in July in Mt. Jewett.
JOHNSONBURG â The preliminary hearing for a Johnsonburg man charged with the murder of a Ridgway teen, originally scheduled for this morning, has been postponed.
Nicholas Martin, 22, of 416 First Ave. in Johnsonburg was arrested last Tuesday and charged with the death of 18-year-old Alyssa Forsyth of Ridgway.