March 11th, 2014
MT. JEWETT â€“ The Mt. Jewett Borough Council is awaiting proposals for the possible sale of the borough water system.
The sale of the borough sewer network now is on the table as well.
HAZEL HURST â€“ Customer connections in the Lantz Corners Sewer District should be completed by October.
Dan Slagle, project engineer, gave this bright forecast Monday at a meeting of the Hamlin Township Board of Supervisors in Hazel Hurst.
HARRISBURG â€“ Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane on Monday announced the arrest of a St. Marys man as part of ongoing efforts to target the online sharing, downloading and distribution of child pornography.
The Kane Cheerleading Competition Cheerleaders attended the Champion Cheer Central Hard Rockinâ€™ Nationals in Cleveland this past weekend and came home with two championships by placing first in the Varsity Non-Tumble Division and first in the Small Varsity Mount Division.
Members of the Kane Wolves wrestling team are pictured at their end of season banquet on Sunday.
Aiden Hulings of Kane, representing the Kane Wrestling Club, was handpicked to wrestle for Team Pennsylvania 12-and-under division at the 127-pound weight class in the NUWAY National Duals Tournament heldÂ for two days in Columbus, Ohio.
HERSHEY â€“ The Kane Wolves wrestling team only sent two wrestlers to the PIAA Class AA Championship Tournament last week, but those two wrestlers put on a clinic on how to perform under pressure by going 9-1 at the Giant Center in Hershey.
A â€śmotiveâ€ť and an â€śopportunityâ€ť are keys in identifying suspects in arson cases in McKean County.
Ray Learn, who as district attorney (DA) is the countyâ€™s top prosecutor, said â€śinsurance fraudâ€ť is the most common â€śmotiveâ€ť for arsonists and represents the â€śbiggest chunkâ€ť of arson cases.
Friendsâ€™ Memorial will soon be mailing Annual Fund Drive letters to area residents and local businesses and organizations.
SMETHPORT â€“ McKean County is seeking proposals for the use of nearly $540,000 in Marcellus Shale gas well revenue.
Joe DeMott, chairman of the county Board of Commissioners, said Friday the revenue is from the state Act 13 impact fee paid by drillers of Marcellus Shale gas wells.
The county itself will use some of this Act 13 revenue balance, which has built up over a two-year period. However, the bulk of the remaining pot will go for eligible projects throughout the county, DeMott said.