September 19th, 2013
The Kane Lady Wolves hosted the Johnsonburg Ramettes in volleyball action on Thursday night and survived a marathon, five-set match. The Lady Wolves took game one by a score of 25-22, lost the second by a score of 25-15, won the third 30-28, lost the fourth set 25-19, and won the fifth 17-15.
The Kane boysâ€™ soccer team finished off a tough week on Thursday afternoon with a 7-2 loss to the Port Allegany Gators. After losing 3-2 to Ridgway on Monday in double overtime and losing to St. Marys on Tuesday, the Wolves closed out their week on Thursday afternoon.
While the middle school boysâ€™ team fell to DuBois Tuesday at home 21-39, the varsity boys team advanced to 5-0 on the season, managing a slim 27-28 victory.
JAMES CITY -- The driver of a vehicle that crashed Wednesday on Route 66 near James City died of natural causes.
Elk County Coroner Michelle Muccio of St. Marys said the male driver suffered an "apparent heart attack" and died "a natural death."
The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusader soccer team picked up their second win of the season on Wednesday afternoon as they defeated the visiting Kane Lady Wolves 4-2 in a match played at Benzinger Park.
LUDLOW -- Lori Moore of Ludlow finished her first marathon race-- the Erie Marathon held Sunday at Presque Isle State Park.
Karen Ann Rothrock, 69, of Ludlow and Pittsburgh, died unexpectedly at Kane Community Hospital onÂ Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013.
Born Sept. 7, 1944, she was a daughter ofÂ the late James G. and Donna Jones Rothrock,Â who had made Ludlow their second home when Karen was a child.
Prior to retiring, Karen was a well-known and respected independent contractor to public television for development of documentaries.
Tom Kase will be the only candidate on the ballot Nov. 5 for a two-seat seat on the Kane Borough Council.
The McKean County Republican Committee last week named Kase as its nominee for the position vacated by Councilman Bill Tunall.
Claire Ann Depto of 12 High St., Ludlow, has announced her intention to run as a write-in candidate for a seat on the Kane School Board in the Nov. 5 election.
A 1971 graduate of Kane High School, Depto has performed secretarial work for the school district for over 30 years.
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PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” A Punxsutawney man has been arrested in connection with the death of the man whose body parts were found in Mahoning Creek in the village of Hamilton in Perry Township on Sunday afternoon.