February 17, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Ban Sunday school activities?

A new policy prohibiting school-sponsored activities on Sundays was the subject of a contentious discussion during last week’s Cameron County School Board meeting.  Some directors debated whether the policy was enforceable, and whether it More...

Team approach to drug epidemic

An unprecedented team approach is making in-roads in the local fight against drug abuse. It grew out of a 2016 needs assessment that identified the drug epidemic as one of the top public health crises. More...

Viewpoints

Stan Hastings speaks out

(Stan Hastings of Emporium worked for the Pa. Fish & Boat Commission for 35 years, most of his stint as a waterways conservation officer. He was also a deputy game officer for the Pa. Game Commission for several years.)   More...

Correspondence

Let’s Be Civil Dear editor: What has happened to the way we’re talking to each other these days in public when we disagree? More...

The Old Timer

If you ever decide to visit Arizona, be sure to leave enough time to see the sites. More...

‘Measured growth’ pushes Zito Media toward milestone

Slow, steady growth over its first dozen years has brought the Coudersport-based Zito Media close to the milestone of 100 local jobs. The company has also expanded its national footprint to an 18th state with a recent acquisition in Georgia. More...

For Sale: GKN looks to unload PM

A question mark hangs over the future of GKN Sinter Metals after company officials released a statement this week confirming Cameron County’s largest employer is up for sale. More...

More money flows from chemical spill

Sinnemahoning Stakeholders Committee members recently chose recipients for the 10th round of the Sinnemahoning Watershed Grant Program.  More...

News

VFW, Legion dinner

VFW Post 6221, American Legion Post 194 and their auxiliaries will hold their annual dues-payers’ dinner on March 10 at the post home.  Social hour is 5 pm and dinner will follow. More information is available at 486-3078 or 486-7954. More...

Photos

Andrew Zappone from Bristol is among those planning to bring classic cars to the Eliot Ness Fest in Coudersport. He’ll be bringing along Roaring ‘20s flappers in costume to add to the aura and provide photo opportunities. More...

Winter Festival next weekend

Regardless of what Mother Nature might or might not provide, Coudersport’s fourth annual Family Winter Festival is a “go” for Saturday, Feb. 24. More...

Community Life

Married in Baltimore

Rayna Jo Valenti and Adam Joseph Farrell were united in marriage on Sept. 23, 2017, at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Baltimore, Md. Father Joseph Dougherty performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Jeff and Ali Valenti of Austin. More...

Boot camp for local leaders

Times have changed in township and borough governing. More...

First aid training

Keystone Elk Country Alliance will be sponsoring a Wilderness First Aid Course Feb. 23-25 at the Elk County Visitors Center in Benezette.  Classes will take place from 6 to 10 pm on Friday and 8 am to 4 pm Saturday and Sunday. More...













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