June 16, 2018 RSS feed / News

Basket weaving

Cameron County Artisan Center is holding a basket-weaving class, in­structed by Catherine Snyder, on Saturday, June 23. For more information or to register, call 486-4314.   More...

Galeton preparing for water line project

Replacement of the main distribu­tion line at Galeton Borough’s water reservoir at Wet­more Run is being delayed by regula­tions governing wetlands distur­bance.  More...

Boys and Girls Club looks ahead

and Girls Club of Potter County’s after-school program made it through an­other school year, despite its financial plight, and plans to reopen when classes resume in the fall. More...

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Northwest Charitable Foundation recently provided a financial boost to Potter County Habitat for Humanity. Steve Erway (third from left), Coudersport branch manager for Northwest, presented a $2,500 donation to Habitat board mem­bers (l. More...

Make-a-Wish Run July 7

Another Make-a-Wish charity motorcycle run and auction is planned for July 7, headquartered at the Em­porium Vets Club.  The former Dream Mak­ers event, in its 18th year, is now known as the Open Hearts Run. More...

News. Brief.

Bluegrass in the Boonies   Smoked Country Jam, a bluegrass and country music festival, con­tinues through Saturday, June 16, at Quiet Oaks Campground in Cross Fork.  The event also includes an auction to benefit the Lupus Foundation as well More...

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“Rumble on Route 6” motorcycle rally debuted last weekend at the Hotel Crit­tenden in downtown Coudersport. Next event planned for 11 am to 2 pm on Saturday, July 28, with judging and a ride to follow. More...

Adult education grant for IU9

Seneca Highlands Inter­mediate Unit 9 will receive $448,000 in state and federal grants to be used for increas­ing and improving services for adult learners and their families.  Under the Adult Basic Edu­cation Grant Program, partner­ships are e More...

Blood drive

Community Blood Bank is holding its next blood drive from 1-5 pm on Thursday, June 28, at the Emporium Firehall. More...

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Three Cameron County officials traveled to Harrisburg last week to join in a press conference and rally held to draw attention to the financial plight of vol­unteer fire and ambulance services in Pennsylvania. More...

Blazing new trails in education

A former Coudersport resi­dent has become a trailblazer in using new technologies to enhance education and public engagement.  Mariah Rackley, daughter of Wesley (Gus) and Janet Pepper Kuratomi, was named Digital Principal of the Year by the Nat More...

Major drug bust in Galeton

Two Galeton residents were jailed on drug charges this week after police discovered three illicit substances and a substantial amount of cash during a raid.  Robert Hurd and Megan E. More...

‘Passport’ for local businesses

Cameron County Chamber of Commerce has created a new project to promote local dining and imbibing. “Eat, Drink, Explore the Elk Loop” is a partner­ship between promoters in Cameron and Elk counties. More...

Cameron County Little League Hometown Carnival

Schedule:  Tuesday, June 19 6 - 10pm  Wednesday, June 20: Matinee 1 - 4pm; 6 - 10pm  Thursday, June 21: 6 - 10pm  Friday, June 22: 6 - 10pm   More...

Natural foods store closes

After upwards of 40 years of service, Genesee Natural Foods closed its doors for good last month. To owner Larry Hinrichsen, it’s a sign of the times.  More...

‘Our Town’ coming to Coudersport

A program on the assets and attractions in Couders­port will be aired later this year on WPSU-TV, a Penn State University service located on channel 3 of the Zito Media cable system. More...

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There was a new addition to last week’s Coudersport Area Lions Club Strawberry Festival at the courthouse square. More...

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Larry Hinrichsen (right), as a guest of John Leete, shared his vision for the Genesee Environmental Cen­ter at a meeting of the Coudersport Rotary Club. More...