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Archive - Jan 2014

January 10th

2 school committees to meet on hot topics

January 10, 2014

Two Kane School Board committees will meet Thursday to discuss controversial issues that surfaced at the latest board forum.

Lady Wolves defense key to win over Ridgway

January 10, 2014

The Kane Lady Wolves used a hustling pressure defense to propel them to a 49-13 win over the visiting Ridgway Lady Elkers on Friday night. After a sluggish first quarter, the Lady Wolves outscored Ridgway 17-2 in the second quarter to break the game open.

Ridgway boys basketball defeats game Wolves team

January 10, 2014

RIDGWAY – Ridgway boys basketball used a late run in the second half to overtake Kane 44-29 in action Friday night at Ridgway Area High School.
The Wolves would not go away for the first three quarters, trailing just 28-21 starting the fourth quarter.

January 9th

Controversy develops over next school calendar

January 9, 2014

How deep is the tension on the Kane School Board?
Consider this.
The proposed calendar for the next school year failed to win approval Thursday at a school board meeting.
Dr. Maryann Anderson, superintendent of the Kane Area School District, recommended acceptance of the 2014-15 school calendar.

Kane reserve fund cut is blamed on assessment drop

January 9, 2014

A hefty drop in total Kane property valuation is blamed for a drastic cut in the borough's reserve fund.
The 2013 budget included $25,000 in the capital reserve fund to pay for unexpected expenses during the year.

Protocol to be set for filling school board vacancy

January 9, 2014

The filling a sudden vacancy on the Kane School Board possibly could swing power to the four new "anti-establishment" members.
In a letter dated Monday and read Thursday at a school board meeting, Mark Paup announced that he is resigning as one of the nine board members. He did not attend the meeting at the Kane Middle School auditorium.

Wolves grapplers tame Bobcats 46-30

January 9, 2014

Kane wrestling fans enjoyed a long night on Thursday in the Wolves’ Den. Eleven varsity matches followed 10 middle school matches, along with eight middle school exhibition matches. The varsity Wolves trailed 18-9 at one point in the match with Clarion, but the home team took seven of the final nine matches to pull away with the 46-30 win.

January 8th

State Rep. Causer's district to include Kane area

January 8, 2014

State Rep. Marty Causer (R-Turtlepoint) will be seeking re-election this year for a newly-defined legislative district that includes the Kane area.
The new district, which has been re-drawn following the 2010 census, includes all of McKean County, all of Cameron County and most of Potter County.

January 6th

By 4-3 vote, Kane is re-elected council president

January 6, 2014

By a 4-3 vote, councilman Howard Kane has been re-elected as president of the Kane Borough Council.
He was re-elected Monday at council's reorganization meeting at the borough building. The regular monthly meeting followed.

Leadership shuffle in Wetmore Township

January 6, 2014

WETMORE TWP. – There was a shuffle in leadership at Monday evening’s Wetmore Township reorganizational meeting. Prior to the regular monthly meeting, supervisors Steve Dyne, Bill Ryding and Elaine Bodistow held the annual required reorganizational meeting.

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