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Archive - Apr 2014

April 25th

1st Annual Thunder on the Mountain Hit-A-Thon slated for May 3

April 25, 2014

MT. JEWETT – The Mt. Jewett-Hamlin Sports Boosters will hold the 1st Annual Thunder on the Mountain Hit-A-Thon on Saturday, May 3. The event will take place at the Mt. Jewett Community Park’s Little League Field, beginning at 1 p.m.

Eva M. Caribardi

April 25, 2014

Eva M. Caribardi, 91, of 296 Fairview Ave., Johnsonburg, died Friday morning, April 25, 2014 at UPMC Presbyterian in Pittsburgh.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Johnsonburg at 11 a.m. on Monday, April 28 with Father Brian E. Vossler, pastor of St. Leo Magnus Parish in Ridgway, as Celebrant.
A complete obituary will appear in Monday's edition. Arrangements are in the care of the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. in Kane.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.

Emma J. Carlson

April 25, 2014

Emma J. Carlson, 84, of 420 1/2 Poplar St., died Friday, April 25, 2014 at Kane Community Hospital.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.

April 24th

Former Hamlin Twp. treasurer is sentenced to jail  

April 24, 2014

SMETHPORT – Julie Sue Graham-Olson, 54, has been sentenced to McKean County Jail for using Hamlin Township money as her own while serving as the township’s secretary-treasurer for nearly four years.

Proposed school budget carries tax rate increase

April 24, 2014

The proposed Kane school budget for 2014-15 carries a slight tax increase.

Ed Moran: A true Kane track and field hero

April 24, 2014

(Editor’s note: Kane Girls’ Track and Field Coach Jim Sirianni recently created a display honoring Kane track great Ed Moran. The plaque, along with a framed picture and this article, will be on display outside of the Kane High School gymnasium.)
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Ed Moran is the greatest male track athlete in the history of Kane Area High School. He graduated with the Kane High School Class of 1955. At the high school state championship meet, Ed placed second in the mile in 1953, placed third in the mile in 1954 and took fifth in the 880-yard run in his senior year of 1955.

April 23rd

Fire damages vacant house in Wetmore Township

April 23, 2014

A fire early Wednesday damaged a vacant house on Jo Jo Road in Wetmore Township.

4th Grade Musical is Thursday night

April 23, 2014

Fourth-grade students at the Kane Elementary School will present the class musical “Groovin’ With The Grimms” tonight at 7 p.m. at the Kane Middle School auditorium. Some of those taking part in the musical are, left to right: Harley Morris as “Willie Grimm,” Shane Ackley as “Jake Grimm,” music teacher Tara Black, Brandon Kelley as “The Fisherman” and Hailey M. Slater as “The Fisherman’s Wife.” Joining Blake in directing the musical are Kane’s fourth-grade teachers—Debbie Szymanski, Jackie Watts, Brigid Lundgren and Brittany Peterson.

Isabelle Lucille Carlson

April 23, 2014

Isabelle Lucille Carlson, 88, of 9716 Rte. 6, died early Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at the Lutheran Home at Kane.
She was born Feb. 26, 1926 in Kane, to the late David and Florence Johnson Bloomquist. On March 15, 1943, she eloped and married the love of her life, Richard W. Carlson, who survives.
Issy was a beloved wife of 17 years and was a great homemaker who sold Dutchmaid Clothing for years. She was a member and a lay minister for many years at St. John's Episcopal Church in Kane.

April 22nd

County OKs Kane Magnetics sale from repository

April 22, 2014

SMETHPORT – The Kane Area Industrial Development Corp. (KAIDC) soon will be the new owner of the Kane Magnetics property at 700 Elk Ave.

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