January 13th, 2015
The Kane Area Middle School wrestlers got five forfeits and won five of six matches on the mat on their way to crushing the Coudersport Falcons 54-3 on Tuesday night in the Wolvesâ€™ Den.
The young Wolves followed up last weekendâ€™s first-place finish at the Port Allegany Tournament with a dominating night against an undermanned Coudersport team. Lane Hillard, Christian Whisner, Alec English and Ty Stahli were all crowned champions at the Port tourney, while teammates Noah Blankenship, Cameron Whisner, Adam Sicher, Nate Asp and James Fleming were runners-up.
Barbara Kay Anderson, 78, of Manassas, Va. died Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015 at her residence.
She was born March 1, 1936 in Mt. Jewett, daughter of the late Melvin and Lydia (Peterson) Edinger. She was a member of Manassas St. Thomas United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, James P. Anderson; and siblings Bernice George, Donald Edinger and David Edinger.
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There was a familiar winter "whine" at Monday's meeting of the Kane Borough Council.
Mayor "Yogi" Osmer and council members say they've received numerous complaints from borough residents who aren't happy with snow-plowing operations.
Similar complaints are heard every winter in Kane.
The mayor said he has received "quite a few complaints" about snow-plowing in the borough. He said residents claim the plows aren't removing snow "between parked vehicles."
Charges against a Mt. Jewett man in an alleged dog cruelty case have been "bound over" to McKean County Court following a preliminary hearing Monday.
Kane District Court Judge Dave Engman "bound over" the charges against Tyler Blair Rush, 34, of 53 E. Main St., Mt. Jewett after the 69-minute hearing that was laced with graphic testimony.
Co-defendant Ashley Reinard, 24, of 11 Boyd St., Mt. Jewett, waived her preliminary hearing Monday, Her case also is headed to county court.
The Kane Borough Council voted 5-1 Monday to name a deputy property tax collector.
The Kane deputy collector is Becky Gullifer, the current tax collector for Wetmore Township.
Gullifer would handle borough property tax collections only if elected Kane Tax Collector Marianne Rook becomes incapacitated.
Money has been secured for a body camera for use by the Kane Borough Police Department.
Lynda Schul of Janeway Street said Monday that a recent $165 donation from Alaska would be sufficient to buy the first body camera for the Kane Police Department.
Speaking at a meeting of the Kane Borough Council, she said the donation is coming from a friend of her son, Lance. She said Lance, a 1989 graduate of Kane Area High School, is a police officer in Colorado.
The Kane Wolves boysâ€™ basketball team hosted the Smethport Hubbers in a non-league game on Monday night. Coach Matt Gasbarreâ€™s Wolves outscored the visitors 13-2 to close out the first quarter and went on to post a 52-34 win.
Sophomore Dalton Palmer put Smethport on the scoreboard first after putting back up an offensive rebound. Kane sophomore Andrew Bucheit scored the next two baskets for the Wolves in the paint, the first coming on a nice entry pass from Davis Gardner.
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