April 4, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Coudersport plan growing

County seat envisioned as ‘destination hub’

An ambitious plan to develop  Coudersport as a destination hub for tourists and revitalize the community will be unveiled at 6 pm Wednesday, April 8, during a public meeting at the F. W. Gunzburger County Office Building.  More...

Viewpoints

‘Highway robbery’ in Pennsylvania

(Dan Hawbaker is president of the construction contracting and supply firm, Glenn O. Hawbaker Inc.)   More...

What is ‘My Side?’

Endeavor News believes the free exchange of ideas benefits the community.  My Side is a column for you, the reader. People with information to share, strong opinions on public issues or tales to tell are encouraged to submit essays.  More...

The Old Timer

Easter is upon us. I hope people will think about something besides bunnies and eggs. I imagine it will be cold for the Easter sunrise services.  Sunday used to be observed as the Sabbath. More...

Potter County News

Habitat for Humanity opening new store

Potter County Habitat for Humanity is opening a second retail store to support its work.  Grand opening of the store in the Ulysses Mercantile on Main Street is scheduled for 9 am to 5 pm on Saturday, April 11.  More...

Dog license crackdown coming soon

Dog owners in Potter County who have yet to obtain licenses for their four-legged friends are quickly running out of time.  Dog wardens will begin compliance checks soon and continue them through June.  Officer Ned Lucas, who covers Potter More...

Running for Potter County Treasurer

Amber Neefe Fowler is running for Potter County Treasurer, seeking the Democratic nomination in the May 19 Primary Election.  She grew up in Potter County and went on to earn a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University of Pa. More...

Outdoors

No license required for this type of elk ‘hunting’

No license needed for this form of elk hunting   It was a cold early spring morning when Sam and I set out to climb the mountain. Winter didn’t want to relinquish its grip. More...

Sinnemahoning Sportsmen make changes

Sinnemahoning Sportsmen’s Association has updated its bylaws to allow anyone who is an active member to vote on business matters and hold office, regardless of where the member lives.  In another organizational matter, the board accepted t More...

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Cameron County sent a dozen shooters to the Regional 4-H Air Rifle Competition, hosted by the Boys and Girls Club in St. Marys. More...

Alarming local drug trends

Police crackdowns have altered users’ habits

Drug addicts are not always choosy when it comes to where they’ll get their next high. More...

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More than 200 people turned out to greet a special visitor during “Breakfast with the Easter Bunny” at the Emporium Firehall. More...

Local population decline continues

Halfway through the century’s second decade, it’s clear that Pennsylvania’s least populous county – Cameron – continues to lose population, while Potter County is also on the decline.  More...

News

Program on improving community April 11

Results from a program that encourages young people to think positively about Cameron County and work to improve it will be shared during a program at 10:30 am on Saturday, April 11.  Student groups and their mentors will make presentations on i More...

River high, fast for canoe classic

Cameron County is overrun with paddlers and their supporters this weekend, as the 41st annual Canoe and Kayak Classic shoves off at 11 am Saturday from the traditional starting line across from the Emporium Country Club.  More...

McLean throws hat in the ring

Robert “Bunny” McLean is among candidates seeking the two Republican nominations for a seat on the Cameron County Board of Commissioners in the May 19 Primary Election.  More...

Galeton News

New members welcome in Galeton scouting

New members are welcome for the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts in Galeton.  Cub Scouts meet every Tuesday from 6:30-7:30 pm in the Presbyterian Christian Education building. More...

Community Life

Free concert April 23

Clarion University Chamber Singers will perform a free concert at 7:30 pm on Thursday, April 23, at Christ Episcopal Church in Coudersport.  Selections will range from Renaissance madrigals and jazz, to oldies, spirituals and pop.  Those at More...

Rotary tour will showcase Emporium

Emporium Rotary will be hosting a “Celebrate Emporium” bus tour and business showcase as part of its annual Rotary Days event on Saturday, May 16, from 9 am to 3 pm.  It will kick off at Sizerville   More...

Education Center offering job fair

Community Education Center of Cameron and Elk Counties is seeking area companies to participate in a job fair on Monday, April 20, at St. Marys High School.  It will be attended by students from Cameron County, Elk County Catholic, St. More...