March 15, 2014 RSS feed / News

Retirement benefits offered to teachers

Austin Area School Board members agreed at this month’s meeting to offer early retirement incentives to two veteran faculty members.  If the teachers’ union agrees to the arrangement, the incentives would be formally offered to kinde More...

Survivor’s passing ignites memories of deadly 1938 Pepper Hill fire

Cameron County’s tragic Pepper Hill forest fire of 1938 was back in the news this month with stories noting the passage of Andy Majorsky.  More...

Tioga County man killed in car crash

A Tioga County man died in a one-vehicle crash Sunday on Route 287 just south of Sand Run Road in Morris Township.  State police said Albert Person, 70, of Morris, was going south at around 7 pm when his vehicle went off the road, traveled up an More...

Deeds filed in Cameron County

Following are the real estate transactions recently filed with the Cameron County Recorder of Deeds:  More...

Winds of change blowing at CCSD

Changes are coming in the Cameron County School District. Three veteran employees have opted for retirement and a school board member has resigned.  Elementary School Principal Lynn Newcomer announced his retirement, effective Aug. More...

Area news briefs

Child porn charges  ST. MARYS – A former Emporium man faces multiple charges after investigators raided his residence last Friday looking for evidence of child pornography trafficking.  More...

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The driver in a one vehicle accident in Austin Thursday morning was not hurt. More...

NUMBERS IN THE NEWS

Immigrating  5   — According to the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Pennsylvania ranked fifth in the nation for maple syrup production in 2013.  About 134,000 gallons of syrup were produced from sap that was drawn by 583,000 taps. More...