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March 19th, 2013
A truck driver escaped injury Tuesday when the tractor-trailer he was operating flipped on James City Hill on Route 66 in Wetmore Township south of Kane.
Dozens of area residents, local officials and members of Elk County CARES [Citizens Advocating Responsible Environmental Stewardship] flooded the new township building located at 1537 Montmorenci Rd. during Tuesday's regular Ridgway Township Board of Supervisors meeting to express their concern over a Marcellus Shale gas extraction site located near the Ridgway Reservoir.
A "citizen appeal" will delay an attempt by the Kane Borough Sewer Authority to re-finance a loan.
The authority in October agreed to re-finance the balance of $5.9 million from a 1994 loan to rebuild the borough's two sewage treatment plants.
By taking advantage of lower interest rates and a shorter term, the authority expects to save at least $1.2 million in interest fees through 2034.
This scene from the Kane High School musical "Guys and Dolls" features band members for the "Save A Soul Mission." Anna Stanko (folding hands) portrayed a lead role of Sarah Brown, head of the mission. Stanko sang several solos and received loud applause from the audience.
Final performances ofÂ â€śGuys and Dollsâ€ťâ€”the Kane High School musicalâ€”are set for tonight at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. in the middle school auditorium.
Tickets are available at the Kane Middle School entrance off the parking lot on the west side of the building on Hemlock Avenue.
JAMES CITY â€“ Brenda Emer was first diagnosed with breast cancer in July of 1997. Her son John was three years old, her daughter Allison, only two. While still getting a handle on her own illness, Brenda found out that John had Type I Diabetes.
There's a lot of talent among the student body at Kane Area High School.
This was evident Thursday night at the premiere of the school musical "Guys and Dolls."
JAMES CITY â€“ Two environmental groups are supporting the Highland Township Board of Supervisors in its attemptÂ to block a proposed "injection well."
JAMES CITY â€“ A contest for a six-year term as supervisor appears set in Highland Township.
According to the Elk County Board of Elections, Jim Wolfe of Russell City has filed petitions to seek the Democratic nomination for supervisor in the May 21 primary.
The deteriorating condition of the Kane High School swimming pool left the school board with a major dilemma.
The school district could either undertake major renovations or eliminate the pool.