November 21st, 2013
Ten of the Wolves Football members were named to the AML All-Star South Team, the most by any team this year.
Kane's Evan DeLong is shown here making one of his 18 sacks of the season. The Wolves' senior led District IX in the category by a wide margin. Also in the top ten on the list is teammate Nathan Klaiber, who finished the season with eight.
Which should come first-- a house or a garage?
The Kane Zoning Hearing Board sided Wednesday with several residents who believe the construction of a dwelling on a vacant lot should precede a garage.
BRADFORD â€“ The University of Pittsburgh at Bradfordâ€™s Division of Communication and the Arts will present Anton Chekhovâ€™s â€śThe Seagullâ€ť this weekend.
Performances will take place at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Friday, and Saturday, and 2 p.m. Sunday in the Studio Theater in Blaisdell Hall.
Kane's Jamie Lingenfelter, shown here making a tackle in the Wolves' final game of the season, finished his season as District 9's third leading tackler, according to D9sports.com. Lingenfelter, a junior for the Wolves, finished the season with 126 stops in 11 games.
SMETHPORT â€“ Angela Tennies has been the chief assessor for McKean County since 1999.
Now sheâ€™s also going to head the countyâ€™s Tax Claims Bureau, which collects delinquent property taxes for the county, schools and municipalities.
GETTYSBURG â€“ Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett were in Gettysburg Tuesday to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, originally presented by Abraham Lincoln on Nov. 19, 1863.
The Corbetts were joined by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia where they laid a wreath at Soldiersâ€™ National Ceremony and the governor spoke as part of the official Dedication Day observance. Dedication Day has honored the Gettysburg Address each year since 1938, with attendance this year for the 150th anniversary estimated at close to 10,000 people.
The Kane Borough Sewer Authority is considering an increase in the monthly sewer rate for its 2,078 customers in the borough and sections of Wetmore Township.
The amount of the rate increase still is undecided.
Dave "Chip" Peterson, chairman of the five-member authority, proposed a 10 percent increase Monday at the board's meeting at the borough building.
Margaret F. Dean, 85, formerly of James City, died Sunday morning, Nov. 17, 2013 at the Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born May 2, 1928, in Highland, she was a daughter ofÂ Samuel and Fena Bell Oyler.Â On April 26, 1947, in Clarion, she married John G. Dean Sr. who preceded her in death.
Joanne M. Farr, 100, formerly of 72 Fraley St., died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 at the Lutheran Home at Kane.
Born Nov. 20, 1912, in Kane, she was a daughter ofÂ the late Leo and Antoinette Emer Tornatela.Â On July 26, 1947, in Kane,Â she married James Edward Farr who died in 2000.
For many years, Mrs. Farr and Peggy Shinafelt owned the Garden and Gift Shop on Fraley Street.Â She was a member of St. Callistus Catholic Church.
Surviving are a sister, Ellen Bifano of Kane, and several nieces and nephews.