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December 3rd

Ridgway Record editor earns Keystone Press Award

December 4, 2012

In the past five years, The Ridgway Record and The Kane Republican Editor Joseph Bell has acclimated himself to the community by covering everything from news to sports, and throughout those experiences has formed relationships with a wide variety of individuals and organizations. These bonds led Bell to pen numerous commentaries, three of which were recently recognized as Keystone Press Award winners from the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association (PNA).

29 properties sell at county Judicial Tax Sale

December 4, 2012

SMETHPORT – A total of 29 properties with unpaid taxes sold by auction Monday at the McKean County Judicial Tax Sale at the courthouse in Smethport.

Hamilton Township ready to make 2013 budget public for inspection

December 4, 2012

The Hamilton Township supervisors finalized the 2013 budget at Monday’s meeting held at the township building in Ludlow.

December 2nd

Illegal dumping in Kane

December 2, 2012

Persons are violating Kane borough ordinances by illegally dumping furniture, carpeting and other junk at the site of the trash recycling bins at Glenwood Park on Hacker Street.

Library collection items for SPCA 

December 2, 2012

Rodger, a basset hound owned by Cindy and Joe Parker, stopped by to visit the McKean County SPCA tree at Friends’ Memorial Public Library to drop off his donation. The public is invited to select an ornament from the tree. Each ornament has a picture of dogs and cats available for adoption, and suggestions for donation items for the SPCA.

November 30th

Kane Eagles aids Food Pantry

November 30, 2012

The Rev. Philip Pinczewski (left), chairman of the board for the Kane Food Pantry, accepts a check for $500 from Barb Gadley-Cheeks (right), secretary of the Kane Eagles Club. The Eagles Club also has donated non-perishable items to the Food Pantry. Rev. Pinczewski is pastor of the St. Callistus Catholic Church in Kane. The Food Pantry is located in the basement of the church rectory at Chase and Haines streets.

November 29th

Kane Magnetics among parcels on Judicial Sale list

November 30, 2012

SMETHPORT – The defunct Kane Magnetics plant on Elk Avenue is among 123 properties up for auction Monday at the McKean County Judicial Sale.
Kathy Roche, director of the county Tax Claim Bureau, said the minimum bids for the properties sold at the Judicial Sale cover only the “costs” associated with preparing for the event.

Brisk sales reported for 'Kane-opoly' game

November 30, 2012

Sales of the limited edition "Kane-opoly" game are booming, according to Sue Holt, chairman of the Kane Sesquicentennial Committee.

November 28th

Mt. Jewett teen spearheads hurricane relief plan

November 29, 2012

MT. JEWETT – A Mt. Jewett teenager is organizing a local campaign to assist victims of Hurricane Sandy.
Andrew Carlson, 17, said he is collecting cash, toys, non-perishable food, bottled water and other items to help the victims of the storm.

November 27th

County jury commissioners’ post may be abolished

November 28, 2012

SMETHPORT – For many years, McKean County has had two elected jury commissioners to oversee the process by which jurors are selected.
These jobs soon may be abolished under a resolution before the McKean County Board of Commissioners.

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