August 30, 2008 RSS feed / News

Military Honor Roll dream fulfilled

Hundreds of Coudersport area men and women have served their nation as members of the military. Now, their service is recognized in a very public way. American Legion Post 192 is completing work on its military honor roll in downtown Coudersport. More...

DRUNK DRIVERS YOU'RE WARNED

Special DUI Strike Forces are operating from now through Tuesday in every Pennsylvania county, on the lookout for drivers who are under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance. More...

REGIONAL NEWS

Boy killed by gun RIDGWAY -- A Beaver County boy died of a gunshot wound Monday at about 11 am in Millstone Township, Elk County. Investigators said an adult negligently left a loaded handgun within reach of the victim. More...

NEAT NUMERALS

These numbers are in the news.

130,000 Some familiar faces may be disappearing from your local post office in the coming months. Faced with losses forecasted at $1.5 billion this year, the U.S. More...

Area Police Beat

Pedestrian struck State police from Denton Hill refused to release the identity of a 16-year-old driver who allowed her vehicle to drift off the road in northern Potter County and strike a teenaged boy last Tuesday. More...

MILITARY CADEMAY OPENINGS

Young adults interested in attending a U.S. military service academy in 2009 may submit their nomination application to Congressman John Peterson's office in State College. More...

SCHOOL GETS FUNDS FOR HEALTH ED.

Woodland Elementary School has been awarded a $10,000 grant to improve children's health. More...

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A Mill Run man was not hurt in this one-vehicle crash Thursday morning on Route 155 in Keating Township. Coudersport-based state police said the wet roadway and unnsafe speed caused Daniel Burnsworth, 32, to lose control of this Ford F-250 pick up. More...

CANDIDATES TO DEBATE OCT. 7

Cameron County has been chosen as the site of a forum featuring the two major party candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives. Democrat Mark McCracken and Republican Glenn Thompson will appear at 6:30 pm on Oct. More...

Wykoff Run Road to be closed

Wykoff Run Road, connecting Sinnemahoning in southern Cameron County to the Quehanna Highway, will be closed to throughtraffi c for most of September, PennDOT announced this week. More...

PREPARING FOR THE WORST

DISASTER DRILL: TRUE LEARNING EXPERIENCE

Emergency responders in Cameron County prepared for the unthinkable last week - just in case. A disaster drill was based on the scenario of a gunman going on a shooting spree at the high school. More...

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Coudersport Volunteer Fire Department was summoned to the Morgan AM&T plant along Rt. 6, just east of Coudersport, Monday at about 6 pm after an impregnating oven exploded and caught fire. More...

DICKINSON MOVING TO COUNTY BUILDING

Dickinson Mental Health Center may soon be relocating its Coudersport offices to the Gunzburger County Office Building and paying rent to the county. Commissioner Doug Morley said he could not confirm rumored Sept. More...

DICKINSON LOOKS BACK ON ITS ROOTS

Dickinson Mental Health Center recently marked its 50th anniversary with a tribute to the small core service that launched the organization. More...