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July 19th, 2013
Like most young engaged couples, Ben Marconi and Katie Swajkoski wanted to have a special wedding day. While they originally planned a big wedding with lots of out-of-town relatives, it didnâ€™t work out that way for the couple from Boise, Idaho.
Jim Martin, President of Nittany Minitmart, prepares to cut the ribbon at the company's newest store in Lantz Corners. Looking on are executives of the company, manager of the store and officials from Hamlin Township, Kane Borough and representatives of the Kane Chamber of Commerce. The store opened on Thursday morning and will be open 365 days a year, 24 hours a day.
Local elected officials recently toured a drill site owned by Shell. From left to right, Bill Ryding - Wetmore Township; Will Atrium - Mt Jewett Borough; and Elaine Bodistow and Steve Dyne - Wetmore Township.
WETMORE TWP. â€“ A Wilcox man died Tuesday morning after his vehicle flipped on state Route 6 in Wetmore Township.
LANTZ CORNERS â€“ The opening of the new Nittany Minimart at Lantz Corners has been delayed until 10 a.m. Thursday.
A new sidewalk in front of the Kane Area Community Center is being replaced.
HAZEL HURST â€“ The Hamlin Township road crew remains on duty.
A week after voting to furlough the two-man crew, the Hamlin Township Board of Supervisors acted at a special meeting Monday to reinstate workers Rick Keesler and Terry Morgan.
â€¨Donations of new sneakers, socks and backpacks may be dropped off at the Kane Area Community Center Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.Â
Parents who pick up children from the Kane Elementary School and Kane Middle School will be directed to a new site in the coming school year.
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.