July 15th, 2013
JOHNSONBURG â€“ With the cause of Friday's marathon fire at Domtar paper mill in Johnsonburg still unknown, investigators will have even more hurdles to contend with as the tunnel where the fire reportedly originated is still deemed unsafe.
Workers install a new roof at the Tabor Lutheran Church on Greeves Street in Kane. Hoffman Roofing of Ridgway is the contractor for the project.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ A large fire broke out early Friday afternoon in a tunnel beneath the chip yard at Domtar paper mill in Johnsonburg. As of press time Friday night, the fire was still burning.
According to Craig Timm, a media relations representative for Domtar, the fire broke out in the wood chip conveyor system.
The Sweet Shoppe on Field Street in Kane is now satisfying the sweet tooth of area residents with their delicious line of chocolate treats, baked goods and homemade ice cream.
CROSBY â€“ Since its inception in 1957, American Legion Post 976 has been the focal point in this small tight-knit community, six miles south of Smethport in McKean County.
Victims of industrial chemical spills will need to be â€śdecontaminatedâ€ť before they can undergo treatment inside Kane Community Hospital (KCH).
JAMES CITY â€“ Even the formal resignation of Supervisor Charlie Vaughn couldn't quell the bickering Wednesday at a meeting of the Highland Township Board of Supervisors.
Summer is a time for fun for Kane school children.
But that fun wonâ€™t include riding skateboards and bicycles on the wooden ramps at Glenwood Park.
Leona M. Roberts, 88, of 3 McClelland Ave., Mt. Jewett, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2013 at Sena-Kean Manor in Smethport.
Born June 1, 1925, in Duke Center, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Sylvia Cornelius Buck.
Mrs. Roberts had been employed at Stackpole and had also worked at Sena-Kean Manor.Â She attended the United Methodist Church in Mt. Jewett.
Surviving are two daughters, Karen Reinard of Hazel Hurst and Sylvia Slaugenhaupt of Mt. Jewett; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Geraldine L. Cooley, 84, of 103 High Point Dr., passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at Kane Community Hospital.
Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc.