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September 24th, 2013
SMETHPORT â€“ By a rare split vote, the McKean County Board of Commissioners acted Tuesday to approve the paving of lots primarily used by employees at a Route 6 complex.
The wooden skate/bike ramps at Glenwood Park in Kane are expected to re-open once an insurance contract is finalized.
The Kane Borough Council voted 5-0 Monday to accept a quote of $12,375 for annual insurance for the youth facility.Â
MT. JEWETT â€“ A crowd of 10,000 Sunday set a one-day attendance record at the 18th "Fall Festival" at the Kinzua Bridge State Park near Mt. Jewett.
Following a private executive session Monday, the Kane Borough Council voted 4-1 to approve the appointment of Tom Kase and Del Cleer to fill two vacancies on council.
The Kane Borough Council agreed Monday to continue the suspension of Police Chief Brian Hillard at least through Oct. 9.
Maggie Cunningham, the 6-year-old daughter of Stephanie Cunningham of Weedville, turns the press Sunday to make apple cider at the Kinzua Bridge State Park "Fall Festival." The state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) staffed the cider-making booth at the festival.
DuBois Regional Medical Center, an affiliate of Penn Highlands Healthcare, recently received its largest donation as Denny and Rose Heindl of Ridgway pledged a gift of $300,000 over three years for The Lung Center at DRMC West.
The Kane Borough Council will be facing several key issues when it meets Monday at 4 p.m. at the borough building.
The monthly meeting-- reset from Sept. 9-- is open to the public.
MT. JEWETT â€“ The 18th Kinzua Bridge State Park â€śFall Festivalâ€ť will be held on Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days, rain or shine.Â
Susan Grolemund, a retired Kane teacher, has announced her intention to run as a write-in candidate for a seat on the nine-member Kane School Board.
She becomes the seventh candidate seeking four seats on the board in the Nov. 5 election.