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January 7th, 2013
The Wetmore Township supervisors met on Monday evening for their annual reorganizational meeting, along with their regular monthly meeting.
SMETHPORT â€“ McKean County Commissioner Joseph DeMott will serve as the county's "voting member" on the board for a statewide county health consortium.
The Ford Motor Company has donated $500 to the Kane Area United Fund, which aids 19 community-service programs that serve Kane area residents.
The Kane Elementary School implemented the nationally-acclaimed "Success For All" (SFA) program last year in an effort to improve student reading skills.
Editor's note: This is the final installment in a series of articles.
Public outcry from pet owners whose dogs have become ill or died after consuming chicken jerky treats imported from China is on the rise. Numerous online petitions, advocacy groups, chat forums and Facebook groups have cropped up within the past year, with their efforts aimed primarily at having the treats removed from stores.
WEEDVILLE - The Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) unveiled a new plan to trap and remove elk from Weedville at a raucous public meeting held Thursday night at the Bennetts Valley Senior Center.
Even though it's a new year, some things remain unchanged. Despite testimonials that some chicken jerky dog treats imported from China have caused serious illness and even death, they still remain on store shelves.
Various types of pet treats outsourced to foreign countries have garnered national attention recently following the complaints of thousands of pet owners across the U.S. and Canada who have reported their dogs have been made ill, or even died, after consuming the treats.
For Lynnette Hallberg, writing romantic novels is more than a labor of love.
"Writing is something I'm compelled to do," the Kane native said as she pens yet another book. "I cannot NOT write."
STATE COLLEGE - AccuWeather reports there is the potential for the coldest air in a couple of years for the Northeast and perhaps the Midwest during the first week of January 2013.