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January 14th, 2014
SMETHPORT â€“ The McKean County Planning Commission has endorsed a plan by Howard Drilling to erect a new building at its complex along Bridge Street in Mt. Jewett.
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department elected officers Tuesday at a meeting at the fire hall.
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department held its annual election Tuesday evening at the fire hall.
MT. JEWETT â€“ Engineering plans have been completed for a project that includes a back-up generator for the East End Sewage Pump Station in Mt. Jewett.
The Dynamic Dance Competition Company, DDCC, of April School of Dance in St. Marys is excited to begin their competition season this weekend.
MT. JEWETT â€“ Chuck Paar has been re-elected as president of the Mt. Jewett Borough Council.
The election took place Monday at council's reorganization meeting at the borough building on Center Street.
MT. JEWETT â€“ Howard Drilling is planning to erect a new maintenance building on its complex off Bridge Street in Mt. Jewett.
The main building in the project will measure 80x150 feet, according to a notice from the McKean County Planning Commission.
RIDGWAY â€“ The Ridgway Chainsaw Carvers Rendezvous, now in its 15th year, will run from Saturday, Feb. 22 to Saturday, March 1, and event organizers Liz and Rick Boni are anticipating its arrival.
Students and faculty from Kane Area High School enjoyed a sports-motivational assembly on Monday afternoon from former Harlem Globetrotter Seth Franco. Franco, a Brooklyn native, encouraged students to â€śbounce back from hardshipâ€ť in his hour-long presentation.
The Kane borough Streets Department is operating shorthanded due to work-related injuries to two employees.
"We're doing the best we can," Streets Department Foreman Mike Beane said Friday while sitting in a snowplow for a 12th consecutive hour. "It's a lot of wear and tear on the body."