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July 15th, 2013
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.
Workers install a new roof at the Tabor Lutheran Church on Greeves Street in Kane. Hoffman Roofing of Ridgway is the contractor for the project.
JOHNSONBURG â€“ A large fire broke out early Friday afternoon in a tunnel beneath the chip yard at Domtar paper mill in Johnsonburg. As of press time Friday night, the fire was still burning.
According to Craig Timm, a media relations representative for Domtar, the fire broke out in the wood chip conveyor system.
The Sweet Shoppe on Field Street in Kane is now satisfying the sweet tooth of area residents with their delicious line of chocolate treats, baked goods and homemade ice cream.
CROSBY â€“ Since its inception in 1957, American Legion Post 976 has been the focal point in this small tight-knit community, six miles south of Smethport in McKean County.
Victims of industrial chemical spills will need to be â€śdecontaminatedâ€ť before they can undergo treatment inside Kane Community Hospital (KCH).
JAMES CITY â€“ Even the formal resignation of Supervisor Charlie Vaughn couldn't quell the bickering Wednesday at a meeting of the Highland Township Board of Supervisors.
Summer is a time for fun for Kane school children.
But that fun wonâ€™t include riding skateboards and bicycles on the wooden ramps at Glenwood Park.
Four men and a woman face charges following a June 30 drug bust at the Columbus Apartments at 224 Welsh St. in Kane.
HAZEL HURST â€“ Itâ€™s often been predicted that Lantz Corners would become a center of economic development in McKean Countyâ€”if it only had public sewage and water.