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August 8th, 2013

Katherine Wenk “Kay” Christoffers

August 8, 2013

Katherine Wenk “Kay” Christoffers, 91, of State College and Atlantis, Fla., died Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at the Hospice of Palm Beach County, Atlantis, Fla.
Born Jan. 29, 1922, in Philadelphia, Kay was the only child of Lora Ethel Heim Wenk and Karl Edward Wenk of Kane.
She attended Kane High School and Arlington Hall Junior College, and graduated from Connecticut College for Women in 1945 with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics.

Janet Rose Shelander

August 8, 2013

Janet Rose Shelander, age 74, of Duffy Apartments, Johnsonburg, died at home Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013 after a brief illness.
She was born June 17, 1939 in Ridgway, daughter of the late Edward and Stella (Kinny) Shelander.
She attended Johnsonburg schools and worked at Stackpole Carbon of Johnsonburg and St. Marys, Elcam, and the Deli of Johnsonburg Market Basket/Jubilee.

August 7th

3-day Swedish Festival opens Friday in Mt. Jewett

August 7, 2013

MT. JEWETT – “Sweder and Sweder…Every Year!”
This is the theme for the annual Swedish Festival in Mt. Jewett.
The three-day event opens Friday evening and continues through Sunday evening.
Like many festivals, the event includes amusement rides, food vendors, arts and crafts exhibits  and musical entertainment.

Parents make plans to protest school issues

August 7, 2013

"Concerned Parents" of the Kane Area School District met Wednesday to make plans to protest two school issues.

Bloodmobile exceeds goal during Kane visit

August 7, 2013

The American Red Cross Bloodmobile visit Monday in Kane exceeded the goal.

Marlys Carmen Adams Perry

August 7, 2013

Marlys Perry, 68, of Kane, passed away on June 28, 2013, of cancer. 
She was born Jan. 14, 1945, and grew up in California, where she graduated from La Sierra Acadamy in 1963. 
Her greatest joy in life was raising her children. She also enjoyed her career as a traveling nurse. Marlys loved Jesus Christ, was eager to be the person she felt Jesus wanted her to be, and enjoyed sharing her Seventh Day Adventist beliefs with others. She loved travel, the beach, fishing trips, friends, family, and watching her grandchildren participate in sports. 

August 6th

Students hold demonstration to support teacher

August 6, 2013

Hoisting huge hand-made signs and banging drums, Kane school students held a public demonstration Tuesday to protest possible disciplinary action against teacher Jeff Gibbs.

Large crowd attends 'Parent Informational Meeting'

August 6, 2013

A crowd estimated at 350 attended a "Parent Informational Meeting" held Tuesday at the Kane Middle School auditorium.

August 5th

Tax-relief status may help market Kane Magnetics

August 5, 2013

To make the site more attractive to potential buyers, local taxing bodies are being asked to add defunct Kane Magnetics to a state tax-relief program.

2013 Swedish Festival Queen candidates

August 5, 2013

The two candidates for the 2013 Swedish Festival Queen are pictured with last year's queen, Maya Huckabone. Haley Williams, pictured on the left, is the 15-year-old daughter of Bobbie Williams and a student at Kane Area High School. Brynn Howard, pictured to the right of Huckabone, is the daughter of Ted Howard and Karen Howard. The 13-year-old is a student of Smethport Area School District. The festival will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday with the crowning of the festival king and queen and conclude at 6 p.m. on Sunday evening.

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