September 26th, 2013
According to scanner reports from Thursday afternoon, local authorities have responded to an area referred to as Cemetery Hill in Brockway in response to multiple shots being fired.
According to WJAC-TV, "a state police spokesperson in Harrisburg confirmed one state trooper was injured in what was described as an 'ongoing situation' on Cemetery Hill Road."
Scanner reports also stated that area schools were on lockdown.
Please exercise caution in this area.
Further details will be released when they become available.
Members of the unbeaten Kane High School football team ride on hay wagons Wednesday for the Homecoming Parade on Fraley Street. A tractor from Detrick Farms of Wetmore Township pulls the wagons. It was a perfect autumn evening for the parade, bonfire and Pep Rally.
Following a collaborative effort between the state's Department of Community and Economic Development [DCED] and Partnerships for Regional Economic Performance [PREP], officials at North Central are looking to better connect with the business community moving forward.
On Saturday, the Kane Wolves cross country team competed at the Bradford Invitational.Â Eight teams were in attendance. The Kane Girls Varsity race started off the day with Kane finishing fifth overall led by Taylor Beimel who finished eighth with a time of 22:29.Â This was Taylorâ€™s first race of the season and she ran a strong race and has a good chance to be a four-time state qualifier.Â Kelsey Johnson 23rd and Maria Newton 29th also medaled with times of 24:50 and 25:48 respectively.Â Olivia Blackmore 26:34 and Allie Taylor 34:36 finished the scoring for Kane.
Henry P. Feikls, 89, of Kane, died Wednesday Sept. 25, 2013, at the Lutheran Home in Kane, Pa., after a lengthy illness.
He was born March 3, 1924, in Erie, Pa., a son of the late Rudolph and Mary Mraz Feikls.
SMETHPORT â€“ Joe DeMott confirmed Tuesday that he will not seek re-election to another four-year term as a McKean County Commissioner.
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.
A second-half surge from Ridgway girls soccer led to a 6-0 win over the Kane Lady Wolves Tuesday afternoon at Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School.
The Kane Wolves boys soccer team is still looking for their first win of the season but they are definitely improving as the season goes on. The Wolves opened their season with a 7-0 loss to the Smethport Hubbers on the road. Kane hosted the Hubs on Tuesday afternoon and did end up on the losing end of the score, 4-0, but Kane coach Ernie Chamberlain said he can see some things going right for the Wolves.
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