September 22, 2018 RSS feed / News

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Former Potter County Commissioner and active volunteer emergency responder Ken Wingo was among people offering input during a public meeting on the dam and Berger Lake in downtown Galeton. More...

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An upgrade was recently completed at UPMC Cole’s maternity unit. Modern equipment was transferred by UPMC from its Lock Haven hospital, which closed its maternity section, to the Coudersport facility. More...

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Fourth-graders Alivia Miller (left) and Clara Clark enjoyed this week’s Woodland Elementary Library book fair. Family members visited the school to help some of the children shop during their scheduled time. More...

Grants in NE Potter County

Grants are available to non-profit organizations and charities in seven Potter County municipalities through the Northeastern Potter Economic Development Association.  The region of eligibility includes Ulysses Borough and the townships of Alleg More...

NUMBERS IN THE NEWS

38—  Helmets save lives   Motorcyclists who wear helmets have a 38 percent better chance of surviving a crash than those who don’t. Ten percent of U.S. highway fatalities occur on motorcycles. More...

Coudersport trail study continues

A consultant continues work on a plan to establish the Tom Leete Nature Trail on the former railroad grade behind the community swimming pool. More...

Kids get up-close with nature

Nature education can be adventuresome and engaging, as dozens of Woodland Elementary School children learned during this year’s Cameron County Wild About Nature Field Day, held at Lake Clear Creek.  A partnership of multiple agencies and i More...

Flood programs highlight festival

A special program being presented during this year’s Austin History and Pride Weekend (Sept. 28-30) will take attendees back to that fateful day of Saturday, Sept. 30, 1911, when a catastrophic flood nearly wiped out the town.  More...

Fatal ATV crash in Ulysses

A downstate man was killed in an all-terrain vehicle crash Tuesday evening in Ulysses Borough. More...

Deeds filed in Potter County

Following are property transactions filed with the Potter County Recorder of Deeds:  More...

New Coudersport pool moves forward

Coudersport’s new swimming pool is on course to open next June, following Borough Council’s approving a contractor’s bid at Wednesday night’s meeting.  While multiple details must still be nailed down, officials are confi More...

Lumber Museum Antique Show

Vendors still have time to register for the Fall Antique and Collectible Show and Sale, to be held Saturday and Sunday, Oct. More...

Falling Leaves Festival slated

This year’s Falling Leaves Outdoor Show, sponsored by Potter County Habitat for Humanity, will be held Oct. 5-6 at the courthouse square.  More...

News. Brief.

Medicare help available Help is available for Medicare recipients from Potter County Human Services. More...

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Preschool students in the Austin Area School District have some new playground equipment to enjoy this school year, thanks to the hard work of custodians Dennis Lerch and Bill Stuckey. More...

Ambitious agenda by ASD head

Kim Rees laid out a busy agenda for her first year back in office as superintendent of Austin Area School District during a board meeting Sept. 12. More...