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October 14th, 2013
Due to the recent injuries to employees of the Kane Borough Streets Department, members of the Kane Borough Council made it easier for the department chairs to hire temporary or part-time employees in the event of an emergency. With the leaf pick-up season upon us, the chairman of the boroughâ€™s public works committee may hire part-time employees in conjunction with the borough office manager, Lori Feldbauer. Full-time employees would still have to be hired by the borough council.
BRADFORD â€“ Ed Bernik, photographer for the newly published coffee table picture book â€śThe Great Kinzua Bridgeâ€ť will speak at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford Oct. 15.
The First Baptist Church of Kane held their 32nd Annual Fall Bazaar on Saturday.
A police criminal complaint and affidavit of probable cause were filed Friday charging Kathleen S. Douglas, age 37, with multiple felony counts and related charges stemming from an Aug. 31 two-vehicle crash that killed six people on state Route 219 in Hamlin Township.
Here's an easy way to help raise as much as $6,000 for three organizations at Kane High School.
Just come to the school next Saturday, Oct. 19 any time between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and test drive a Ford vehicle from Zook Motors of Kane.
This week was an exciting week for the preschoolers at Kane Day School.Â
Since it was Fire Safety week,Â the 4-year-olds morning class'Â day started with a surprise visitor.Â This visitor was firefighter Rhonda Holt.Â She surprised her niece, Annaliese, by coming to read to her class.Â
BENEZETTE â€“ During his visit to Elk County on Thursday, Governor Tom Corbett emphasized the importance of public-private partnerships within the state's tourism industry, specifically relating to state parks, visitors centers and more.
The Kane Area School Board held an executive session prior to Thursdayâ€™s regular monthly meeting to discuss three grievances filed by the Kane Area Education Association on behalf of a few of their members. Just prior to the end of the meeting, all three grievances were denied unanimously by the six board members in attendance.
BENEZETTE â€“ In an effort to promote tourism, Governor Tom Corbett visited the Elk Country Visitor Center on Thursday afternoon to highlight the Pennsylvania Wilds as a top destination for travelers as well as to mark the 100 years since elk were reintroduced into the region.
The Curriculum Committee of the Kane Area School Board held a meeting on Wednesday evening to discuss the Pennsylvania School Performance Profile. The profile is intended to provide academic performance measures for each school, helping the schools themselves to identify areas to work on, as well as informing the public of how schools in the Commonwealth compare academically.