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December 11th

County jury commissioner posts are abolished

December 12, 2012

SMETHPORT – The elective position of McKean County jury commissioner has been abolished as of Jan. 1, 2014.

December 10th

Lantz Corners store may obtain approval today

December 11, 2012

HAZEL HURST – The McKean County Planning Commission may be ready to act today to approve a proposed Nittany Minit Mart at Routes 6 and 219 at Lantz Corners, Hamlin Township.

Kane council votes 4-2 to retain 4 p.m. meetings

December 11, 2012

Despite petitions calling for a time change, the Kane Borough Council voted 4-2 Monday to continue to hold its monthly meetings at 4 p.m.

December 9th

Krieg will keep sheriff's office open

December 9, 2012

With the Elk County sheriff's department reportedly facing a projected budget deficit of approximately $9,000 and the board of commissioners unwilling to cover the monetary figure, sheriff Jeffrey C. Krieg said Sunday night that he, along with chief deputy Theresa Merritt, will be working "until all this is settled."

Trimming trees along Route 66

December 9, 2012

A crew is taking advantage of unusually mild early December weather to begin work to trim trees along Route 66 in the Allegheny National Forest south of Kane. The falling branches from the trimming are put through a “chipping” machine on the berm of the road. The wood chips are deposited on the forest floor. One-lane traffic is maintained with the use of automated electronic signals instead of human “flaggers.”

December 7th

Santa Claus leaves 'gifts' for Salvation Army shoppers

December 8, 2012

Shoppers at the Salvation Army Thrift Store in Kane will receive free gift certificates—courtesy of an anonymous Santa Claus.

None injured in truck accident on Route 66

December 8, 2012

RUSSELL CITY – Miraculously, no one was injured Friday morning when a box truck collided with a trailer hauling a crane on Route 66 just west of Russell City in Elk County.

December 6th

Eckstrom is elected as school board president

December 7, 2012

Stephanie Eckstrom is the new president of the Kane School Board.

Kane’s 150th committee’s Kane-opoly sold out

December 7, 2012

People interested in purchasing copies of the Kane’s 150th Kane-opoly game are too late.

December 5th

Environmental issues cloud fate of Kane industrial site

December 6, 2012

Environmental issues are clouding the fate of the former Kane Magnetics complex at 700 Elk Ave.

The Johnsonburg Ramettes won a match between two struggling teams on Tuesday night in the Wolves’...
The 16th annual Steve Jerman Memorial 5K Run & 2 Mile Walk was held on Saturday, Oct. 18, in...
In a scene that has become all too familiar to Kane Wolves’ football fans, Friday night’s game with...

 

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