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June 25th, 2014

Sister Frances Therese leaves St. Callistus post

June 25, 2014

Sister Frances Therese is stepping down as the longtime coordinator of religious education at St. Callistus Catholic Church in Kane.
"I've loved every minute of my job," Sister Therese said as she bids farewell to the Kane community. "I'm going to miss all the people-- especially the children."

Slow-moving storm brings heavy rain to Kane

June 25, 2014

A slow-moving storm dumped up to three inches of rain on the Kane area within a 33-hour period, the National Weather Service confirmed Wednesday.
The deluge caused widespread flooding along low-lying areas.
Many basements flooded and sections of some area highways and roads were temporarily closed due to high water.

June 24th

Commissioners OK Chase Street property sale to KARE

June 24, 2014

SMETHPORT – The McKean County Commissioners approved the acceptance of an offer from the Kane Area Revitalization Enterprise to purchase the property at 316 Chase ST. for $250 from the McKean County repository. The property formerly was an addition to Papa Nick's restaurant and prior to that was the site of the Knights of Columbus.

Crowd enjoys “150 Years of Kane, A Student Journey” premiere

June 24, 2014

Despite being moved indoors to the Kane Middle School auditorium, a large crowd enjoyed Tuesday night’s premiere of “150 Years of Kane, A Student Journey.”
A group of Kane Middle School students spent the past three years working on the project and judging by the reaction of the audience on Tuesday, the hard work was evident in the finished product.

KARE moves to abolish blighted Chase Street property

June 24, 2014

The Kane Area Revitalization Enterprise’s bid to purchase the property at 316 Chase St. from the McKean County Repository cleared a final hurdle on Tuesday.
The McKean County Commissioners approved a bid of $250 for the property. The bid had previously been approved by two taxing bodies, the Borough of Kane during a June 9, 2014 meeting and the Kane Area School District at the board meeting on June 12.

June 23rd

John Bloomquist to be honored at Art in the Wilds this weekend

June 23, 2014

The 2014 Art in the Wilds (AIW) Committee is honoring one of its own for his distinguished art career and a lifetime of achievement as a master potter, art teacher and advocate for artists of the visual arts.

Kane men receive highest Lions honor

June 23, 2014

Two long time members of the Kane Lions Club received the Melvin Jones Award, the LCIF’s highest from of recognition to acknowledge an individuals dedication to humanitarian service. Robert “Church” Gustafson and Matthew Gayley of Kane have been named Melvin Jones Fellows by Lions Clubs International Foundation in recognition of their commitment to serving the world community.

Third annual Kane Under the Lights 5K set for Thursday

June 23, 2014

Kane’s Third Annual Under the Lights 5K will be held this Thursday, June 26 at the Kane Area High School track. The event is held in conjunction with Alumni Week each year and proceeds from the run benefit the Kane All Sports Boosters Club.

June 22nd

Highland Twp. picnic for clean water held Saturday

June 22, 2014

JAMES CITY – Nearly 100 people attended Saturday’s “Highland Township residents fight for clean water picnic,” according to one of the event organizers, Marsha Buhl.
Buhl, a James City resident and member of an organization entitled “Highland Township Citizens Advocating a Clean Healthy Environment” (CACHE), collected the names and addresses of most of those in attendance throughout the four hour event held at the fire hall in James City.

June 20th

Kane Hospital has new ultrasound system

June 20, 2014

Kane Community Hospital now has an innovative new tool for patient care with the acquisition of the LOGIQ E9 with XDclear 4D ultrasound system from GE Healthcare. 

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