The property tax rate in McKean County will climb to 11.25 mills in 2017, an increase of 1.25 mills over the 2016 rate.
The county Board of Commissioners approved the tax hike Wednesday by adopting a final budget for the coming year.
Governor Tom Wolf on Friday announced the launch of 511PAConnect, a new initiative that will provide information updates to motorists in the event of a long-term road closure due to accidents on the Pennsylvania Turnpike or other state roadways.
State Senior Judge John Cleland of Kane and his wife, Julie pose with the judge's portrait that hangs on the wall outside the main courtroom at the McKean County Courthouse. The portrait was hung recently as part of a Judicial Service Display Dedication ceremony.