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April 13th, 2014
Steve Timpano recently presented a check to Bill Bloom, a longtime volunteer and current member of Friendsâ€™ Memorial Public Library Board of Directors, for the Libraryâ€™s annual fund drive.
Steve is the president of the Kane Lions Club, which has always been extremely generous, not only to the library, but to many other organizations and needy individuals in Kane and the surrounding area.
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department has many fundraisers during the year to generate needed revenue for its operation.
The next benefit planned April 26 requires only a little time from Kane area residentsâ€”not money.
The Kane School Board held their regular monthly meeting on Thursday night in the Kane Middle School auditorium.
Timber management-- including harvests-- isn't a priority for most of the 738,000 private forest owners in Pennsylvania.
Instead, they say they treasure their woods for solitude, enjoyment, hunting and wildlife.
JAMES CITY â€“ Highland Township has received more support in its fight against a proposed injection well for the disposal of drilling waste fluids.
Kane area residents responded to the call for blood Monday by participating in the American Red Cross Bloodmobile visit at the First United Methodist Church in Kane.
JOHNSONBURG â€“Tom Carlson of Kane is following in the footsteps of his father, Art.
Both have been in the logging business their whole lives. And both have been honored as the logger-of-the-year by the Kane-based Allegheny Hardwood Utilization Group (AHUG).
SMETHPORT â€“ A Mt. Jewett couple accused in a nationally-publicized child-starving case have been sentenced to serve time in the McKean County Jail.
MT. JEWETT â€“ Although at least two private companies are expected to soon submit offers to buy the Mt. Jewett Borough Water System, a subsequent sale is "not a slam dunk."
BYRNEDALE â€“ Emergency responders battled a house fire late Friday night and into the early morning hours of Saturday at a house just off Log Cabin Lane in the area of 19850 Bennetts Valley Highway in Byrnedale.