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September 16th, 2013
SMETHPORT â€“ Only six properties sold at the annual McKean County â€śupset saleâ€ť held last week at the county courthouse.
Approximately 20 people showed up to help paint the fence surrounding the Chestnut Street tennis courts. The Friends of Evergreen Park sponsored the event and estimated that about one third of the project is completed. The group is planning another work bee to finish the painting so the courts can be resurfaced.
State Representative Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) honored members of the 2013 St. Marys Little League softball senior all star team on Sunday evening at the Sacred Heart Activity Center in recognition of the state title that the team won earlier this summer.
Charges have been filed against four suspects linked with the operation of an alleged "meth lab" at 41 Anderson St., Mt. Jewett.
ELDRED â€“ State Police from the base near Lantz Corners are seeking a suspect in a Friday morning armed robbery at Buchanan Brother's Pharmacy in Eldred.
The horrific traffic accident Labor Day weekend touched the hearts of students and staff alike in the Kane Area School District.
The Concerned Parents of KASD (Kane Area School District) has called for the school board to conduct an investigation involving School Superintendent Dr. Maryann Anderson.
SMETHPORT â€“ The McKean County Republican Committee has selected Tom Kase as its candidate for a two-year term as Kane councilman in the Nov. 5 election.
State Rep. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint), chairman of the Republican Committee, confirmed Wednesday that Kase has been picked for the ballot spot.
JAMES CITY â€“ It appears the Highland Township governing body will continue to temporarily function with just two supervisors instead of three.
SMETHPORT â€“ A grant will enable the McKean County Emergency Management Agency (EMA) to buy two new meters to detect gases.
Acting Tuesday at their meeting, County Commissioners Joe DeMott, Al Pingie and Cliff Lane approved the grant agreement with the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency (PEMA).