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May 11th, 2015

County to amend specifications for courthouse work

May 11, 2015

SMETHPORT – The McKean County Board of Commissioners was expected to act Monday to award a contract for a courthouse project.
Instead, Commissioners Joe DeMott, Al Pingie and Cliff Lane voted to reject the three bids received for the job and seek new ones.
The work calls for Phase II of a project to upgrade heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) at the courthouse. Phase II is for two floors and the breezeway on the north side of the building in Smethport.
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See full article in the May 12 edition of The Kane Republican.

Kane borough council names grant-writer

May 11, 2015

The Kane Borough Council acted Monday to name Linda Cecchetti of Kane as the grant-writer for the borough.
Council President Howard Kane approved the selection along with Councilwomen Janet Bard and Holly Harris and Councilmen Dennis Drost, John Gentilman, Tom Kase and Gary Schul.
Borough Manager Don Payne said Cecchetti would be considered as a "part-time" borough employee and would work "as needed."
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See full article in the May 12 edition of The Kane Republican.

Kane High senior wins Big 30 Academic Scholarship

May 11, 2015

OLEAN, N.Y. – For the first time in several years, a Kane High School senior has won a $1,000 scholarship at the Big 30 Academic Banquet.
Hannah Ross, who currently has the top grade-point average (GPA) in her class, received the top scholarship Monday at the annual banquet at the Old Library Restaurant in Olean, N.Y.
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See full article in the May 12 edition of The Kane Republican.

Kane borough to demolish building on Chestnut Street

May 11, 2015

Finally.
Another longtime Kane eyesore will be gone this summer with the demolition of a borough-owned building at 12 E. Chestnut St.
The Kane Borough Council agreed Monday to demolish the three-story dilapidated building. The council motion calls for the contract to go to the "lowest responsible bidder" that has insurance and meets criteria in the bid package.
A Bradford company known as 6V Excavation, Demolition and Tree Removal is the apparent low-bidder with a price of $11,477.
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See full article in the May 12 edition of The Kane Republican.

Crusaders spoil Wolves’ Senior Day

May 11, 2015

The Kane baseball team hosted the 12-1 Elk County Catholic Crusaders on Monday afternoon at Pat Santilli Field in the Wolves’ Senior Recognition game. Unfortunately for coach Bruce Kumher’s Wolves, the guests weren’t very gracious, handing Kane a 15-0 defeat in three innings.

VIDEO: NFL Suspends Tom Brady 4 Games Over Deflategate

May 11, 2015

VIDEO: NFL Suspends Tom Brady 4 Games Over Deflategate

May 10th

Zook Motors in Kane wins elite award from Ford

May 10, 2015

Zook Motors, Inc. of Kane is among an elite group of Ford and Lincoln dealerships to be recognized with the 2014 President’s Award by Ford Motor Company. 
The prestigious award honors dealerships that have excelled in automotive retailing in 2014 by providing exceptional customer service and satisfaction.

Route 6 accident scene

May 10, 2015

This is the scene at a two-car accident about 1 p.m. Sunday on Route 6 east of Kane. State Police investigated the accident, but had not filed a report by late Sunday night. Therefore, names of the occupants of the vehicles were not available Sunday. According to eyewitnesses, the car on the right was eastbound on Route 6 when it slowed to make a left turn into the parking lot at the Country Pines Ice Cream Shop.

Local runners compete in Pittsburgh Half-Marathon

May 10, 2015

PITTSBURGH – On Sunday May 3, approximately 34,000 runners took off from the corner of Liberty Avenue and Seventh Street in downtown Pittsburgh marking the start of the 2015 Pittsburgh Marathon and Half-Marathon.

May 8th

2 Kane police cars are now equipped with cameras

May 8, 2015

Who's telling the truth at a police traffic stop-- the cops or the defendant?
The answer now will be crystal clear for incidents involving the Kane Borough Police Department.
Cameras mounted in the two Kane borough police cars will provide a video recording that is allowable evidence in a court of law.
Field Technician Dan Hengstebeck of Pro Vision of Michigan worked Friday at the borough garage to install cameras in the two Kane police cars.

A fisherman tries his luck near Red Bridge while an osprey stands guard over her nest late last...
Kane's Ricky Zampogna is mobbed by his teammates after hitting a home run in a recent Little League...
Kane's Ricky Zampogna is mobbed by his teammates after hitting a home run in a recent Little League...

 

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