November 25, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Shop Small’ Saturday

There’s a socially responsible alternative to fighting the shopping crowds in large venues or ordering merchandise from retail giants via the internet.  Many businesses in Emporium have once again signed on for a special holiday sales prom More...

‘Festival of Lights’ in Coudersport

Coudersport’s Festival of Lights returns to usher in the Christmas season at 6 pm Friday, Dec. 1, at the gazebo on the courthouse square.  More...

Galeton Holiday Festival Saturday

Galeton ushers in the holiday season with a community festival sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce on Saturday, Nov. 25, highlighted by a 3 pm parade and a visit from Santa to the Collins Park bandhouse from 3:30 to 6. More...

Viewpoints

Keep politics out of deer policy

(Jim Zoschg is an outdoor columnist for Endeavor News.)   More...

Correspondence

Shale Gas Info: Consider Source Dear editor: A few weeks ago, I responded to an opinion piece published in Endeavor News written by Nicole Jacobs of Energy In Depth, a gas and oil industry organization. More...

The Old Timer

Deer hunters will be rolling into the Land of the Endless Mountains and filling the camps and cabins by the time this column is published. Have a great time out there and be safe.  More...

Community Life

To Wed in September

Abby Etchepare & Jacob Brown

Mr. and Mrs. Michael Etchepare of Emporium are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Abby Dean Etchepare, to Jacob Brown, son of Barry Brown and Michelle Fiebig.  More...

‘Shattered Glass’ returns

Shattered Glass, a New York string ensemble, returns to the Coudersport Consistory auditorium for an encore performance at 7:30 pm Saturday, Dec. 9, as Zito Media presents its second annual John and Doris Rigas Holiday Concert.  More...

Help with Medicare available

Potter County Department of Aging is helping area residents with Medicare enrollment. Counselors are available to explain changes in effect this year. Enrollment and counseling are available on Dec. More...

Obituaries

Robert J. Brown

Oct. 6, 1928 - Nov. 15, 2017

Robert J. Brown, 89, of Emporium died Nov. 15, 2017, at his residence. He was born Oct. 6, 1928, in Olean, N.Y., a son of Floyd and Gertrude Grambow Brown. On May 9, 1964, in St. Mark Catholic Church, he married Barbara Moscato. Mr. More...

Duane F. Dow

April 23, 1952 - Nov. 20, 2017

Duane F. Dow, 65, a lifelong resident of Austin, passed away with his loving family by his side on Nov. 20, 2017, in UPMC Hamot, Erie, after a long illness.  Born on April 23, 1952, in Coudersport, he was a son of Harold F. More...

John C. Major

Aug. 26, 1972 - Nov. 17, 2017

John C. Major, 45, a lifelong resident of Emporium, passed away with his loving family by his side on Nov. 17, 2017, in Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, after a lengthy illness. Born Aug. 26, 1972, in Coudersport, he was a son of James L. More...

Seneca ramps up shale gas drilling

While JKLM Energy’s steadily increasing activity in Potter County is grabbing the headlines, another shale gas drilling company has also been ramping up production. More...

Shale-gas fired electricity generation plant in works

Plans are in the works for the first shale gas-fired electricity generating station in Potter County. More...

Ever-changing landscape in area’s ‘deer country’

Debates over the size of the deer herd in northcentral Pennsylvania are heating up, but all the talk takes a back seat when the bell rings for the hunting season opener on Monday. More...

Recycling expands in Cameron

Most of the garbage generated in Cameron County is hauled to a landfill and buried for future generations to deal with, even though there are alternatives. More...

News

Photo

Coudersport High School Players presented one of the school’s most ambitious theatrical productions for a two-night run. More...

Meth lab caused RV explosion, fire

Details emerging from a Nov. 6 fire and small explosion in northeastern Potter County have been released by state police from the Denton Hill barracks. More...

Allen nearing century mark

Family members and friends are gathering for an early celebration of Evelyn Allen’s 100th birthday from 1-5 pm Saturday, Nov. 25, at the St. More...

Outdoors

Wolf Tracks

Outdoor Columnist

For decades, this was the weekend when thousands of hunters headed into what’s now called the Pennsylvania Wilds for “deer camp.” More...

INSIDE THE OUTDOORS

Up-close archery adventure

When my wife gave birth to our baby on Oct. 16, I realized that bowhunting was not going to be a priority this fall. I did venture out on the final day of the season. More...

Preserving farmland

Potter County Farmland Preservation Board of Directors is accepting applications from property owners. Deadline is Dec. 29. To learn more, contact Berty Kurtz the Potter County Conservation District, telephone 814-320-4017.   More...